Narrative of Thirty-Four Years Slavery and Travels in Africa. P J. Dumont.
Narrative of Thirty-Four Years Slavery and Travels in Africa

Narrative of Thirty-Four Years Slavery and Travels in Africa

London: Sir Richard Phillips and Co., 1819. 1/4 leather. The 1819 correct 1st edition of this gripping narrative of P.J. Dumont's 34 years held as a slave and, beyond this, his travels in Africa. Handsomely rebound in its marbled boards over 1/4 light-brown leather, with new endsheets and pastedowns as well. The original text has held up very well, with only light, occasional spotting, and firmly remains VG+. The outer boards clean as could be, with bright gilt-titling along the spine. Lovely engraved frontispiece of Pierre Joseph Dumont plus 46 pgs. of original text. Very Good +. Item #18472

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