To the Gold Coast for Gold

To the Gold Coast for Gold

by Richard Francis Burton, Verney Lovett Cameron

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Overview

The glory of an explorer I need hardly say results not so much from the extent or the marvels of his explorations as from the consequences to which they lead. Judged by this test my little list of discoveries has not been unfavoured of fortune.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781414261317
Publisher: IndyPublish.com
Publication date: 11/28/2003
Pages: 204
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 0.46(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

Richard Francis Burton (1821-1890) was an English explorer, author, translator, linguist, and orientalist. Though he published over forty books and countless articles during his life, only two were original works. He is best known for his translations, in particular his translations of One Thousand and One Nights and The Kama Sutra.

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