My African Reminiscences 1875-1895..
Bound in original green cloth, gilt, with blind stamped title on front board. Extremities worn, including head and tail of spine, which is slightly sunned; otherwise a very good copy. Pictorial bookplate on first free endpaper.
Universities' Mission to Central Africa, ( Dartmouth Street, S.W.1.,
By the ven. william percival johnson, d.d. archdeacon of nyasa.
8vo. 5.75 x 8.75 inches. 236 pp.
Illustrated by 8 black and white photographic plates, including frontispiece and by folding map at end. Decorated by publisher's device on title page.
Account of his African mission to Nyasaland (now Malawi) on behalf of the UMCA, by William Percival Johnson (1854-1928), Anglican Archdeacon of Nyasa. He was involved in the translation of the Bible and the Book of Common Prayer into a local language and is now locally regarded as a saint.
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