In Africa Forest & Jungle Yoruba 1899 R.H. Stone illustrated memoir African lifeBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Africa, Missionary Work, Religion, Christianity, Illustrated Books).
In Afric's Forest and Jungle or Six Years Among the Yorubans, by R. H. Stone.
Published 1899, Boston and Chicago, by United Society Christian Endeavor.
282 pages. Text in English. Frontis protected by original tissue guard. Illustrated w/ 9 B&W photographic plates.
A scarce illustrated version of this interesting title.
Publisher's cloth binding, embossed title lettering & cover designs.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Ex-libris (minimally) with old call numbers on spine, old book plate to paste down, hand numbers written on copyright page.
Text block remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/2" H x 5 3/8" W.