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Barker, Mary Anne


A Year's Housekeeping in South Africa


[Source - Henry Fagan for FHYA, 2022: A copy of the book by Mary Anne Barker. The book comprises a series of letters written by Barker while in southern Africa between October 1875 and September 1876. The book includes numerous illustrations and some brief ethnographic commentary on Africans' way of life including witchcraft, weddings, and home life.]

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[Source - Henry Fagan for FHYA, 2022: Written by Mary Anne Barker as a series of letters between October 1875 and September 1876. Published in the form of a book by Macmillan and Co. in 1877 in London. A copy of the book was acquired by Harvard College Library on 22 September 1941. It seems to have been gifted to the library by John P. Monks. Digitised by Google at an unknown date and uploaded to Google Books. Acquired by FHYA in March 2022. Uploaded by Benathi Marufu for FHYA in March 2022.]

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