Travels in West Africa (The Adventure Library)

Kingsley, Mary H.

Published by The Adventure Library, 1997
ISBN 10: 1885283091 / ISBN 13: 9781885283092
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Previous owner was Toni Tennille of The Captain and Tennille; she signed her name inside and dated it. Otherwise fine condition. Gray cloth spine; illustrated boards. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: No European woman had ventured where Kingsley would venture, and no man either. In defiance of Victorian notions about women's roles, she journeyed through West Africa, climbed mountains, experienced harrowing adventures, dwelled among cannibals, and lived to write one of the most admired books of high adventure of all time.

First published in 1897
Appreciation of Mary Kingsley by Evan Connell
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280pp

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Title: Travels in West Africa (The Adventure ...
Publisher: The Adventure Library
Publication Date: 1997
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good+
Edition: First Thus.

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