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Travels in West Africa Congo Francais, Corisco and Cameroons,

Author: Mary Henrietta Kingsley; Albert C L G Günther; W F Kirby
Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co.; New York, Macmillian Co., 1897.
Series: Empire online., Section 1,, Cultural contacts, 1492-1969.
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A sensitive ethnologist and naturalist, after being freed from a life as a housekeeper and nurse by the death of her parents and brother, Mary Kingsley travelled and recorded tribal customs and beliefs.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kingsley, Mary Henrietta, 1862-1900.
Travels in West Africa.
London, Macmillan and Co.; New York, Macmillian Co., 1897
(DLC) 17005282
(OCoLC)1990305
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Henrietta Kingsley; Albert C L G Günther; W F Kirby
OCLC Number: 645274870
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 743, [1] pages) frontispiece, illustrations, plates, portrait
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Appendix III: Dr. A. Günther on reptiles and fishes (Report on a collection of reptiles and fishes made by Miss M.H. Kingsley) Appendix IV: A list of the Orthoptera, Hymenoptera, and Hemiptera collected by Miss Kingsley ... by N.F. King.
Series Title: Empire online., Section 1,, Cultural contacts, 1492-1969.
Responsibility: by Mary H. Kingsley.

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A sensitive ethnologist and naturalist, after being freed from a life as a housekeeper and nurse by the death of her parents and brother, Mary Kingsley travelled and recorded tribal customs and beliefs.

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