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Great Victorian scholar-adventurer recounts long journey to British diplomatic post at Fernando Po, expeditions to African mainland. Invaluable descriptions of African tribal rituals concerning birth, marriage and death, and of tribal fetishism, ritual murder, cannibalism, exotic sexual practices, more. Preface. 1 illustration. 1 foldout map.

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Great Victorian scholar-adventurer recounts long journey to British diplomatic post at Fernando Po, expeditions to African mainland. Invaluable descriptions of African tribal rituals concerning birth, marriage, death, fetishism, more. 1 illustration, 1 map.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486268903
Author:
Burton, Richard Francis
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Burton, Richard Francis
Author:
Burton, Richard F.
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Africa
Subject:
Description and travel
Subject:
Adventure
Subject:
Africa, West
Subject:
Burton, richard francis, sir, 1821-1890
Subject:
Africa, West Description and travel.
Subject:
Africa - General
Subject:
Special Interest - Adventure
Subject:
Travel
Subject:
Burton, Richard Francis - Travel -
Subject:
World History-Africa
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
no. 5
Publication Date:
19911007
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
624
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 1.43 pd

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