My African Reminiscences 1875-1895..

JOHNSON, VEN. WILLIAM PERCIVAL..

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.

£10.00

Publisher

Universities' Mission to Central Africa, ( Dartmouth Street, S.W.1.,

Place

Westminster

Date

1924

Synopsis

By the ven. william percival johnson, d.d. archdeacon of nyasa.

Item Description

8vo. 5.75 x 8.75 inches. 236 pp.

Illustrations

Illustrated by 8 black and white photographic plates, including frontispiece and by folding map at end. Decorated by publisher's device on title page.

Notes

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.

[Stock No. 25094]

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