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Title:Travels in West Africa
Price:AUD$30.00 (about USD$19.70)
Item ID:LB00-256707
Publisher:The Folio Society, London, 1976
Binding:Hardcover (in Slipcase)
Condition:Very Good
The Folio Society, 1976, Hardcover (in Slipcase), Book Condition: Very Good

Edited and introduced by Elspeth Huxley. She landed in Sierra Leone in August 1893 and pressed on into Luanda in Angola. She lived with local people, who taught her necessary skills for surviving in the African jungles, and often went into dangerous areas alone. Her training as a nurse prepared her for slight injuries and jungle maladies that she would later encounter. She returned to England in December 1893. She returned to Africa in December 1894 and died there in 1900. Illustrated cloth. Spine edge has discolouration. 276 pages. Ex-Libris pasted in. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Rare & Collectible::Folio Society; Biography & Autobiography; Autobiography::Memoir. Inventory No: 256707.
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