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George Grenfell and the Congo

a history and description of the Congo Independent State and adjoining districts of Congoland, together with some account of the native peoples and their languages, the fauna and flora; and similar notes on the Cameroons and the island of Fernando Pô, the whole founded on the diaries and researches of the late Rev. George Grenfell, B.M.S., F.R.G.S.; and on the records of the British Baptist Missionary Society; and on additional information contributed by the author, by the Rev. Lawson Forfeitt, Mr. Emil Torday, and others

by Harry Hamilton Johnston

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Published by Hutchinson & Co. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Congo (Democratic Republic),
  • Congo (Brazzaville)
    • Subjects:
    • Grenfell, George, 1849-1906,
    • Ethnology -- Congo (Democratic Republic),
    • Congo (Democratic Republic),
    • Congo (Brazzaville)

    • Edition Notes

      Paged continuously; v. 1: xxiii, 496 p.; v. 2: 2 p. l., [vii]-xx, [497]-990 p., 1 l.

      Statementby Sir Harry Johnston ... With 496 illustrations from photographs by the Revs. George Grenfell and William Forfeitt ... and others and from drawings by the author, and 14 maps by the late Rev. George Grenfell, and also by J.W. Addison ... the last-named being based mainly on Grenfell"s surveys and on additional material contributed by Mr. E. Torday, the author, Mons. A.J. Wauters, the publications of the Congo state, the Royal Geographical Society, and the Baptist Missionary Society ...
      ContributionsForfeitt, Lawson., Torday, Emil, 1875-1931.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT644 .J7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL7002705M
      LC Control Number08034210
      OCLC/WorldCa2394152

      PEACE AND GOODWILL George Grenfell on the Congo - I Some thirteen years ago in Gateshead, I was shown a small rectangular piece of iron a few inches square. The owner, Miss Peggy McKercher, proudly told me it was a fragment of the BMS ship, Peace. . Ethnology -- Congo (Democratic Republic) Congo (Democratic Republic) -- History. Notes "Founded on the diaries and researches of the late Rev. George Grenfell on the records of the British Baptist Missionary Society, and on additional information contributed by the author, by the Rev. Lawson Forfeitt, Mr. Emil Torday, and others.".

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      The Life of George Grenfell, Congo Missionary and Explorer (New York et al.: Fleming H. Revell Co., ), by George Hawker (multiple formats at ) An Englishwoman's Twenty-Five Years in Tropical Africa: Being the Biography of Gwen Elen Lewis, Missionary to the Cameroons and the Congo, by George Hawker (multiple formats at ).   Author of George Grenfell and the Congo, The Uganda protectorate, British Central Africa, Liberia, The Kilima-Njaro Expedition, Mrs. Warren's Daughter, .


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George Grenfell and the Congo: A History and Description of the Congo Independent State and Adjoining Districts of Congoland, Together with Some Account of the Native Peoples and Their Languages, the Fauna and Flora; and Similar Notes on the Cameroons and the Island of Fernando Pô, the Whole Founded on the Diaries and Researches of the Late Rev.

George Grenfell, B.M.S., F.R.G.S.; and on. George Grenfell and the Congo: a history and description of the Congo Independent State and adjoining districts of Congoland together with some account of the native peoples and their languages, the fauna and flora, and similar notes on the Cameroons and the Island of Fernando Pô by Johnston, Harry Hamilton, Sir, Pages: George Grenfell and the Congo: A History and Description of the Congo Independent State and Adjoining Districts of Congoland, Volume l [Lawson Forfeitt, Emil Torday, Harry Hamilton Johnston] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or. Grenfell, George () 1 collection x George Grenfell and the Congo: a history and description of the Congo Independent State and adjoining districts of Congoland, Volume 1.

Revd. George Grenfell ( - ) GRENFELL, GEORGE (), baptist missionary and explorer of the Congo, born at Ennis Cottage, Trannack Mill, Sancreed, near Penzance, on 21 Aug.was son of George Grenfell of Trannack Mill, afterwards of Birmingham, by his wife Joanna, daughter of Michael and Catherine Rowe of Botree, Sancreed.

Get this from a library. The life of George Grenfell: Congo missionary and explorer. [George Hawker]. Get this from a library. The life of George Grenfell: Congo missionary and explorer.

[George Hawker] -- "Based on Grenfell's letters."--Introduction. The following is an abbreviated edition of “George Grenfell: A Light in Congo Darkness,” from Giants of the Missionary Trail by Eugene Harrison, Scripture Press, [The book can be ordered from Fairfax Baptist Temple, Missionary Lane, Fairfax Station, VA Phone: E-mail: [email protected]].

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Life of George Grenfell, Congo Missionary and Explorer by George Hawker (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. George Grenfell biography, Baptist missionary to Africa. George Grenfell was one of those who were drawn to the Dark Continent by the immortal story of Livingstone, and like his hero, besides being a great missionary, he attained to the front rank as an explorer.

George Grenfell, who died in the summer ofwas certainly the greatest modern figure in the missionary world. He began his work in the Cameroons, and was shortly sent to the Congo to carry out the missionary enterprise for which Mr.

Arthrington and others had found the money. George Grenfell was born on August 21st,at Trannack Mill, in a house situated on his grandfather's property about four miles from Penzance, near Land's End in Cornwall.

He was educated in King Edward's School and grew up in the Midlands near Birmingham. All Smithsonian museums and Smithsonian Libraries locations continue to be closed to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID We are not announcing a re-opening date at this time and will provide updates on a regular and as-needed basis.

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George Grenfell and the Congo, title page Collection. George Grenfell and the Congo: a history and description of the Congo Independent State and adjoining districts of Congoland, Volume 1.

Dates / Origin Date Issued: Place: London Publisher: Hutchinson & Co. Library locations. Title:: The Life of George Grenfell, Congo Missionary and Explorer: Author:: Hawker, George: Note: New York et al.: Fleming H.

Revell Co., Link: multiple. George Grenfell and the Congo, Harry Johnston, London (George Grenfell, a well-known Congo-missionary and explorer, was born in Sancred, August 21st, and arrived in the Cameroons but later moved to the Congo inaccompanied by Swedish missionaries.

He died in Basako in His biography was written by George Hawker. George Grenfell [] was a Baptist missionary who worked with Alfred Saker [] in the Cameroon and later went on to explore the Congo region.

My thanks to Redcliffe College for providing me with a copy of the book to scan. This title is in the public domain. Shirley J. Dickens, Grenfell of the Congo. Pioneer Missionary and Explorer. Johnston, H.

H. George Grenfell and the Congo. 2 vols. London: Hutchinson, Lagergren, D. Mission and State in the Congo: A Study of the Relations Between Protestant Missions and the Congo Independent State Authorities, with Special Reference to the Equator District, Grenfell offered his services to the Bap­tist Mission Society and after a year of training he accompa­nied Saker to Africa.

They arrived in the British Cameroons in Janu­arythough George Grenfell’s major contribution would not be made in the Cameroons but miles away in the Congo.Congo is a science fiction novel by Michael novel centers on an expedition searching for diamonds and investigating the mysterious deaths of a previous expedition in the dense tropical rainforest of the on calls Congo a lost world novel in the tradition founded by Henry Rider Haggard's King Solomon's Mines, featuring the mines of that work's : Michael Crichton.