With Life in the Great Sahara. Paul Belloni Du Chaillu (1831 to 1903) was a French-American traveler, zoologist, and anthropologist. He became famous in the 1860's as the first modern European outsider to confirm the existence of gorillas, and later the Pygmy people of central Africa.
Signed by author 1890, personal gift inscription. The author's contact and detailed descriptions of Leopards, Cobra, Buffalo, Boar, Witchcraft, Cannibals, Elephant, Fish, Gorilla.African Tribal Traditions, Beliefs, and Daily Life. Spine cover is loaded with bright gilt graphics. The color (plum) is faded on the spine cover. Back cover embossed and in very good condition. Mild shelf wear to edges. SIGNED BY AUTHOR WITH GIFT INSCRIPTION DATED 1890. I could not locate another signed copy of this book on the internet.
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