1912 'In the Amazon Jungle' Hardcover book by Algot Lange - image 1 of 11

This is a 1912 'In the Amazon Jungle - Adventures in the Remote parts of the Upper Amazon River - including a sojourn among canabal indians' hardcover book by Algot Lange, with 86 illustrations from original photographs by the author, published by G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York and London. 405 pp and 8 3/4" x 6". Green cloth boards. The book is in very good condition.

"Many explorers have had experiences similar to those related in this volume, but, at least so far as the fever and the cannibals are concerned, they have seldom survived to tell of them. Their interviews with cannibals have been generally too painfully confined to internal affairs to be available in this world for authorship, whereas Mr. Lange, happily, avoided not only a calamitous intimacy, but was even permitted to view the culinary preparations relating to the absorption of less favored individuals, and himself could have joined the feast, had he possessed the stomach for it. "

This vintage hardcover book is perfect for a curious friend interested in history, anthropology, and exotic lands or for your collection of vintage books. We invite you to make your own precious memories with this interesting book . Thank you for visiting our store.

ITEM ID
PM-AB-G1-414
COLOR
Green
ITEM TYPE
Vintage

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1912 'In the Amazon Jungle' Hardcover book by Algot Lange

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