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Adventures in the far interior of South Africa

J Leyland

Adventures in the far interior of South Africa

by J Leyland

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Published by C. Struik in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural history -- South Africa,
  • Hunting -- South Africa,
  • South Africa -- Description and travel,
  • Honduras -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of 1866 edition

    SeriesAfricana collectanea, v.40
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT756 .L68 1972
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii,289p.
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17884930M

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    Adventures in the Unknown Interior of America and placed him on the Audiencia. He died in honor in His account of his South American adventures, which is three times longer than that of his North American journey, But as a neutral merchant I went into the interior as far as I pleased [the consensus is that he got as far as. Alcoves and gallery in the book room, Brookline Public Library, Massachusetts, c. (Photo: Library of Congress/LC-DIG-ppmsca) Bedford St, .

    South Africa is a more family-friendly and affordable destination than Botswana, and it has a far greater variety of attractions - there is nothing in Botswana to compare to historic South African cities such as Cape Town or Stellenbosch, or to the lofty heights of the uKhahlamba-Drakensberg, and it is a landlocked country with no coastline Publish Year: London: Francis Westley, IMPORTANT AND RARE FIRST EDITION. This two volume work is the record of the second tour of inspection that the London Missionary Society asked the Rev. John Campbell to make of its South African missions, the first tour having been in The tour consisted of two journeys. The first was undertaken in the company of Rev. Robert Moffat .


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