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McLACHAN, Peter. Travels into the Baga and Soosoo Countries, during the year 1821. Freetown: J. Mitton, Printer, 1821. 8° (225 x 140mm). Original printed yellow wrappers, (covers worn and detached).
EXTREMELY RARE PRESENTATION COPY OF THE FIRST BOOK PUBLISHED IN SIERRA LEONE, inscribed by the author on upper wrapper to Rev. W.B. Johnson, C.M.S., stationed at Regent village. One of 2 copies known.
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