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Travels in the interior districts of Africa : performed under the direction and patronage of the African Association, in the years 1795, 1796, and 1797 / by Mungo Park ... ; with an appendix containing geographical illustrations of Africa by Major Rennell

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Author:
Park, Mungo 1771-1806  Search this
Rennell, James 1742-1830  Search this
Association for Promoting the Discovery of the Interior Parts of Africa  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Park, Mungo 1771-1806 Travel  Search this
Physical description:
xxviii, 372, [6], xc p., [9] leaves of plates (3 folded) : ill., maps, port., music ; 29 cm. (4to)
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa, West
Niger River Valley
Date:
1799
Notes:
"Subscribers' names"--P. [xxi]-xxviii in 1st pagination sequence.
"A Vocabulary of the Mandingo language"--P. [365]-371.
"A Negro song, from Mr. Park's travels" (with music)"--[6] p. of 3rd pagination sequence.
"Geographical illustrations of Mr. Park's journey"--P. [i]-xcii in last pagination sequence.
Some of the maps are hand-colored.
Signatures: [A]² a-c⁴ B-2Z⁴ 3A² 3B⁴ chi⁴(-chi4), ²a-l⁴ m².
Topic:
Mandingo language  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
DT356 .P236 1799b
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_784089