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Travels through the Interior of Africa, from the Cape of Good Hope to Morocco; in Caffraria, the kingdoms of… by  Christian Frederick Damberger - Hardcover - 1801 - from The Wild Muse (SKU: 008507)

Travels through the Interior of Africa, from the Cape of Good Hope to Morocco; in Caffraria, the kingdoms of Mataman, Angola, Massi, Monoemugi, Muschako, Bahahara, Wangara, Haoussa, etc. etc. And thence through the Desert of Sahara and the North of Barbar

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Travels through the Interior of Africa, from the Cape of Good Hope to Morocco; in Caffraria, the kingdoms of Mataman, Angola, Massi, Monoemugi, Muschako, Bahahara, Wangara, Haoussa, etc. etc. And thence through the Desert of Sahara and the North of Barbar

by Damberger, Christian Frederick

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Boston: Samuel Etheridge for E. And S. Larkin, 1801. Bound in 3/4 brown morocco with marbled boards, endpapers and edges, raised bands, gilt titles and designs. Published Boston: Samuel Etheridge for E. And S. Larkin, 1801. 8vo., xxiv+523pp., no map or plates present. Mild foxing, but clean and attractive text in a very nice binding. A travel hoax and "One of the cleverest volumes of fabricated travels ever produced." Very good. . Hard. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo.

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Bookseller's Inventory #
008507
Title
Travels through the Interior of Africa, from the Cape of Good Hope to Morocco; in Caffraria, the kingdoms of Mataman, Angola, Massi, Monoemugi, Muschako, Bahahara, Wangara, Haoussa, etc. etc. And thence through the Desert of Sahara and the North of Barbar
Author
Damberger, Christian Frederick
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket, As Issued
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Samuel Etheridge for E. And S. Larkin
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1801
Bookseller catalogs
Travel and Exploration;
Size
8vo

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