# 16827

DENNETT, R.E. (Richard Edward), 1857-1921

At the back of the black man’s mind : or, Notes on the kingly office in West Africa.

$150.00 AUD

London : Macmillan & Co., Limited, 1906. First edition. Octavo, publisher’s green cloth boards (rubbed), spine lettered in gilt, pp xv, [1], 288, illustrated with 21 photographic plates and line drawings in the text; pages uncut, endpapers with offsetting, mild foxing to edges, but a near fine copy.

A scholarly and well illustrated study of West African customs and religious beliefs, including fetishism or Jujuism.