The Strange Adventures of Andrew Battell
"[...]that the letter g should always be hard. I therefore write Sonyo, instead of Sonho, Sogno, or Sonjo, as the name of that district is spelt according to the nationality of the writer. In transcribing the native names I have had the unstinted assistance, among others, of the Rev. Thomas Lewis, of the Baptist Missionary Society; yet I am fully aware that the spelling adopted for many names is at least doubtful, if not absolutely incorrect. This arises quite as much from a defective hearing on[...]."
- Paperback | 232 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 10.92mm | 344.73g
- 10 Mar 2015
- United States
- black & white illustrations