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Viagem do Principe Real Julho-Setembro 1907 (Cartas d'Africa)

By: D'Ornellas, Ayres

Price: $76.00

Publisher: Escola Tipografica, Das Oficinas de S Jose, LIsbon: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1ru

Condition: Near Fine


114 pages (complete). In Portuguese throughout. An account of the first royal visit to the Portuguese African colonies. The visit, which took in Sao Tome, Angola, Mocambique, South Africa, Cape Verde and was considered a great success. Just five months after returning, the Prince Royal was murdered, together with his father, by nationalist assassins. The book has a foreword by the Prince's mother, Queen Amelia. The card covers have light wear, scuffing, handling and stacking marks. They are comfortable and secure. Many of the pages are uncut. The contents are most pleasing. Even yet t... View more info

Viagem do Principe Real Julho-Setembro 1907 (Cartas d'Africa)

By: D'Ornellas, Ayres

Price: $76.00

Publisher: Escola Tipografica, Das Oficinas de S Jose, LIsbon: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2ru

Condition: Good


114 pages (complete). In Portuguese throughout. An account of the first royal visit to the Portuguese African colonies. The visit, which took in Sao Tome, Angola, Mocambique, South Africa, Cape Verde and was considered a great success. Just five months after returning, the Prince Royal was murdered, together with his father, by nationalist assassins. The book has a foreword by the Prince's mother, Queen Amelia. The card covers have wear, scuffing, handling and stacking marks. They are comfortable and secure. Many of the pages are uncut. Some of the pages have smudges of foxing, there ... View more info