GARDINER, Captain Allen Francis.

Narrative of a journey to the Zoolu country

£500

Narrative of a journey to the Zoolu country
in South Africa.
Crofts, London 1836.

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Gardiner went amongst the Zulu to preach the benefits of Christianity and civilisation; he was not very successful at this but made a good impression upon the King and his counsellors.

Description

First edition. 8vo., iv, 412pp., errata slip, hand-coloured lithographed frontispiece, 25 lithographed plates (1 hand-coloured), 2 folding maps, original cloth gilt, small chip to head of spine, light wear, an excellent copy.

Bibliography

Mendelssohn I, p587; Abbey Travel 332.

 

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