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DAWN IN TODA LAND, A NARRATIVE OF MISSIONARY EFFORT ON THE NILGIRI HILLS, SOUTH INDIA

By: C.F.LING

Price: £25.00

Publisher: LONDON, MORGAN & SCOTT: 1910

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122992

Condition: Good


RARE 1st ed. H/b.Original Fawn cloth boards with green titles and illustration of a salutation to upper board. 190 x 130 mm approx. Frontis + 10 other b/w photographic illustrations on glossy art paper as called for. xii + 90 pp + 8pp publisher's catalogue containing 4 further b/w photographic illustrations from books there advertised. Forward by Amy Wilson-Carmichael. Record of the missionary work commenced in 1890 among the Toda people a Dravidian ethnic group from Tamil Nadu distinguished by the mop of hair worn by the menfolk and ringlets by the women. A title now scarce in its original pu... View more info