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Africa.- Burton (Sir Richard Francis) A Mission to Gelele, King of Dahome. With Notices of the so-called 'Amazons', the Grand Customs, the Yearly Customs, the Human Sacrifices, the Present State of the Slave Trade, and the Negroe's Place in Nature, 2vol., second edition, wood-engraved frontispieces, lacking half-titles, both frontispieces neatly laid down, neat tape repair to outer margin of last 2 ff. of vol.1, modern cloth, spines gilt and with black leather label, [Penzer p.72], 1864; and 4 others, Burton, 8vo (6)

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Africa.- Burton (Sir Richard Francis) A Mission to Gelele, King of Dahome. With Notices of the so-called 'Amazons', the Grand Customs, the Yearly Customs, the Human Sacrifices, the Present State of the Slave Trade, and the Negroe's Place in Nature, 2vol., second edition, wood-engraved frontispieces, lacking half-titles, both frontispieces neatly laid down, neat tape repair to outer margin of last 2 ff. of vol.1, modern cloth, spines gilt and with black leather label, [Penzer p.72], 1864; and 4 others, Burton, 8vo (6)

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