Chronicles of an African Trip

By: Eastman, George

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Book Condition: Good


Boards stained, edges rubbed. Letter (from Eastman Kodak Company to the factory employees regarding vacation pay, 1937) laid in. Signature on bookplate printed in every copy. 1927 Hard Cover. 87, [1] pp., plus numerous unpaginated full-page photographs. 8vo. Original beige cloth spine over paper covered boards, paper title label. The following letters chronicle the adventures of a party -- consisting of Daniel E. Pomeroy, of New York, Dr. Audley D. Stewart, of Rochester, and the writer -- which left New York on the 13th of March, 1926. Stewart and Eastman returned to Rochester on the 24th of October, 1926. George Eastman (July 12, 1854 - March 14, 1932) founded the Eastman Kodak Company and invented roll film, helping to bring photography to the mainstream. The roll film was also the basis for the invention of the motion picture film in 1888 by world's first filmmaker, Louis Le Prince, and a decade later by his followers Léon Bouly, Thomas Edison, the Lumière Brothers and Georges Méliès.

Title: Chronicles of an African Trip

Author: Eastman, George

Categories: American, New York, African, Biography, Outdoors & Survival,

Publisher: John P. Smith Company, Inc.: 1927

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2300404

Keywords: CHRONICLES OF AN AFRICAN TRIP GEORGE EASTMAN DANIEL E. POMEROY NEW YORK DR. AUDLEY D. STEWART ROCHESTER ADVENTURE AMERICAN HISTORY AFRICAN HISTORY BIOGRAPHY TRAVEL,