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    Two Early Pamphlets on Africa, including: P. J. Dumont. Narrative of Thirty-Four Years Slavery and Travels in Africa. [and:] James Prior. Voyage Along the Eastern Coast of Africa. Both published in London in 1819. Both disbound. Both very good. From the Professor John Ralph Willis Collection of Rare Africana.


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    This lot contains: P. J. Dumont. Narrative of Thirty-Four Years Slavery and Travels in Africa, Collected from the Account Delivered by Himself, by J. S. Quesne. London: Sir Richard Phillips, 1819. Presumed first edition. Octavo, disbound. iv, 46 pages, including two-page supplement. Engraved portrait frontispiece. Very good. [and:] James Prior. Voyage Along the Eastern Coast of Africa to Mosambique, Johanna, and Quiloa; to St. Helena; to Rio de Janeiro, Bahia, and Pernambuco in Brazil, in the Nisus Frigate. London: Sir Richard Phillips, 1819. Presumed first edition. Octavo, disbound. v, 114 pages. Fold-out maps, one engraved plate. Very good.



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