The Man from Dahomey: An Historical Novel (Frank Yerby) soon to be presented for sale on the exceptional BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London, Melbourne, Toronto, Johannesburg & Auckland: Heinemann, 1971, Hardback in dust wrapper.
From the cover: Two brothers are returning from a slave auction in Virginia. In the back of their wagon sits a tall silent Negro. Matt, you ever wonder what he was like back there? In Africa, I mean? No, and I dont aim to start now, comes his brothers sullen reply. And the wagon creaks on.
But they have unknowingly bought a great chief of Daho…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Top corner of the first blank clipped.
Olive boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [VIII] 343 pages. 8¾” x 5¾”.
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