A record of 20 years missionary work translated from the original French. Coillard describes the customs of the natives, political conditions in the countries in which he worked, a missionary's daily life, encounters with animals, the death of Mme. Coillard, slave markets, etc., all of which make interesting reading material to this day.
Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton
Edition: First Edition
Date Published: 1897
Place Published: London
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: xxxiv, 663 p. + 2 p. of ads. 24 cm. 43 b&w photographic plates and one map. Brown cloth with gold impressing. Some discolouration to front cover and spine, softened spine ends. Front hinge repaired internally, small tear in front free endpaper, a few minor thumb marks, pull-out map at rear has been repaired.