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AFRICA DESCRIBED,
Hofland, Mrs.

AFRICA DESCRIBED,

In Its Ancient and Present State; Including Accounts From Bruce, Ledyard, Lucas, Horneman, Park, Salt, Jackson, Sir F. Henniker, Belzoni, The Portuguese Missionaries, and Others, Down to the Recent Discoveries by Major Denham, Dr Udney, and Captain Clapperton. Intended for the Use of Young Persons and Schools. Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green 1828.
1st Ed. viii + 291pp. Folding map (sl. creased and with sm. split to fold). Light marginal browning, original boards with paper title label, some paper loss to spine with sm. nick to head of upper joint, joints cracking. Barbara Hofland [née Wreaks], (bap. 1770, d. 1844), children's writer and novelist.
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