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Burton, Captain Sir Richard F.

A MISSION TO GELELE, KING OF DAHOME

With Notices of the so-called “Amazons”, the Grand Customs, the Yearly Customs, The Human Sacrifices, The Present State of the Slave Trade and the Negro’s Place in Nature. Tylston and Edwards 1893.
Memorial Ed. 2 vols. xxi + [ii] + 256pp. + viii + 305pp. Frontiss. Ex.-libris William Bernard Cecil, original gilt lettered cloth with gilt ills. to upper boards, some minor marking, spines bumped with several sm. nicks. Memorial Edition of the Works of Captain Sir Richard F. Burton, Volumes III and IV. Penzer pp.73-4. ‘This edition contains the whole of the original work, plus a short preface by Lady Burton ...’
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