Mt. Kilimanjaro Tanzania Africa 1899 Petermann Dr. Widenmann issue illustratedBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Die Kilimandscharo-Bevolkerung. Anthropologisches und Ethnographisches aus dem Dschaggalande, by Dr. A. Widenmann.
Published 1899, Gotha by Justus Perthes.
94 pages, with 11 black and white photographs. Text in German.
A well preserved copy of Dr. A Petermann's Mitteilungen, the oldest German geographic publication, similar to the American National Geographic. A popular and well regarded publication from the mid 19th century on, always illustrated with images.
This work focuses on the people of Tanzania, near Mount Kilimanjaro.
Period cloth binding, marbled paper covers. Binding remains tight and sound.
Book measures: 10 3/4" H X 7 1/2" W.