Travels and Research Among the Lakes and Mountains of Eastern and Central Africa

Elton, J.F.

1879

Book ID 74

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Elton, J.F. Travels and Research Among the Lakes and Mountains of Eastern and Central Africa, 1879

An artist could find genial occupation for years; . . .

An artist could find genial occupation for years; but your matter-of-fact British Tourist would vote the place slow, and sigh for a future of broad streets and civilisation, broad cloth, bottled beer and blacking .... from such revilers of the picturesque I trust a kindly Providence may long deliver the quaint, queer rambling old Arab town of Zanzibar.

reference in Mark Turner, FT 8 May 99 article about Zanzibar

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