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FROM HAUSALAND TO EGYPT, Through the Sudan by  Karl W(ilhelm)  H(ermann) - First  Edition - 1910 - from Harry E Bagley Books Ltd and Biblio.com

FROM HAUSALAND TO EGYPT, Through the Sudan

by Kumm, H(ermann), Karl W(ilhelm)

Condition: Very Good


London: Constable and Co. Ltd, 1910. orange pict. cloth, beveled boards, pp.,xi,(2),324., illustrated, port. frontis of author, 6 full color plates of butterflies, (with tissue guards) , full page map, facsims., tables, diagrs., folding map at rear, (of Dr. Kumm's journey), index, light overall soil to covers, a few pages with minor edge tears from careless opening, a clean, tight copy. Kumm was the founder of the Sudan pioneering mission, He was married to Lucy Guiness, daughter of the British evangelist Grattan Guniess. After taking British citizenship he went into service in Upper Egypt in 1900 where he founded the aformentioned mission. In 1904 he founded the Sudan United Mission. A hunter of big game, there are accounts of his shooting of elephant, buffalo and oterh large animals on his travels on the Niger and Nile. World War I interupted his missionary work and eventually moved to New Jersey, USA. He died in 1930.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8 Vo.,.
  • Bookseller: Harry E Bagley Books Ltd CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 123782
  • Title: FROM HAUSALAND TO EGYPT, Through the Sudan
  • Author: Kumm, H(ermann), Karl W(ilhelm)
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Constable and Co. Ltd
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1910
  • Keywords: SUDAN DESCRIPTION AND TRAVEL AFRICA CENTRAL EGYPT NATIVE PEOPLES OF SUDAN AFRICAN BIG GAME HUNTING ELEPHANT HUNTING NILE NORTHERN NIGERIA KUMM KARL AFRICAN TRAVEL EXPLORATION MUSLEMS NIGER RIVER
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