Across equatorial Africa
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Published by H. Cranton, limited in London .
Written in English



  • Africa, Central,
  • Africa, Central.


  • Ethnology -- Africa, Central.,
  • African languages.,
  • Africa, Central -- Description and travel.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Frederick William Hugh Migeod ... Illustrated by seventy-one photographs, eleven plates of face marks and five wall drawings.
LC ClassificationsDT351 .M5
The Physical Object
Pagination397 p.
Number of Pages397
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6655483M
LC Control Number23010506

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