The Journal of a Mission to the Interior of Africa, in the Year 1805

Publisher Description

Mungo Park was born on the 10th of September 1771, at Fowlshiels, a farm occupied by his father, under the duke of Buccleugh, on the banks of the Yarrow not far from the town of Selkirk. His father, who bore the same name, was a respectable yeoman of Ettrick Forest. His mother, who is still living, is the daughter of the late Mr. John Hislop, of Tennis, a few miles higher up on the same river. The subject of this Memoir was the seventh child, and third son of the family, which consisted of thirteen children, eight of whom attained to years of maturity.

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
1806
1 January
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
343
Pages
PUBLISHER
Public Domain
SIZE
203.9
KB

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