In Afric's Forest and Jungle or Six Years Among the Yorubans. Rev. R. H. Stone, Richard Henry.

In Afric's Forest and Jungle or Six Years Among the Yorubans

Boston and Chicago: United Society Christian Endeavor.

Hardcover. Very Good. Undated early reprint of the Revell edition of 1899, part of the Conquest Missionary Library series. 282 pp + publisher's ads, with 9 photographic plates. Red cloth with lettering and decoration in black. Mild wear to extremities, front hinge a bit wobbly. Binding otherwise sound, contents clean. A representative of the Southern Baptist Convention, Stone lived for many years among the Yoruba-speaking people in what is now Western Nigeria, and his account offers detailed information about their life and culture, with sections on superstitions, polygamy, hunting, and tribal warfare.

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