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Top Hats and Head Loads: Two Worlds Apart, in Liberia by  Beatrice Harding - Paperback - Signed First Edition - 1999 - from Post Horizon Booksellers (IOBA) (SKU: 044289)

Top Hats and Head Loads: Two Worlds Apart, in Liberia

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Top Hats and Head Loads: Two Worlds Apart, in Liberia

by Harding, Beatrice

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  • First
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Regina, SK, Canada: Beatrice Harding, 1999. First Canadian Edition . Soft cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 230pp. Illustrated w bw photographs in text and three unpaginated sections of colour photo plates. Signed by author on title page. Colour photo illustrated wrapper is clean and without wear. Binding square and not creased. Octavo.

The book describes the unique experiences of two Canadians who are sent to the interior of West Africa to live amongst indigenous people for one year. Reading of this first hand experience may help to dispel the myth of Western superiority


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Post Horizon Booksellers (IOBA) CA (CA)
Bookseller's Inventory #
Top Hats and Head Loads: Two Worlds Apart, in Liberia
Harding, Beatrice
Soft cover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
First Canadian Edition
Beatrice Harding
Place of Publication
Regina, SK, Canada
Date Published
8vo - over 7�" - 9�" tall
Liberia - memoir. Somalia - memoir. Guyana - memoir. Manila, Philippines - memoir. United Nations - memoir. Africa travel - memoir. Beatrice Harding - autobiography. NOISBN Personal Memoirs
Bookseller catalogs
Biography and Memoirs;
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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About Post Horizon Booksellers (IOBA)

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