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CONGO. BENTLEY (Rev.W.Holman)
CONGO. BENTLEY (Rev.W.Holman) Dictionary and Grammar of the Kongo Language,  As spoken at San Salvador, the Ancient Capital of the Old Kongo Empire, West Africa. Compiled and Prepared for the Baptist Mission on the Kongo River, West Africa, Baptist Missionary Society, London, 1887 & 1895,
xxiv + 719 + blank pp. thick 8vo, original blue cloth, spine laid down and worn, [with] Appendix to the Dictionary and Grammar of the Kongo Language As Spoken at San Slavador, the Ancient Capital of the Kongo River, West Africa by the Rev. W. Holman Bentley, vii + 721-1052 pp., together 2 vols, original blue cloth, some occasional spotting
The first comprehensive Dictionary and Grammar of the Congo language, compiled under the auspices of Leopold II of Belgium. Together with the rarer Supplement.
£650.00   
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W.Africa

Stock ref: 12692




 
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