Dark Venture

By: Audrey White Beyer

Price: $20.00

Quantity: 1 available


This book is clean and tightly bound with no names or writing. The books is bound in black cloth, the edges are very clean, and the top edge is inked in orange The dustjacket is very handsome and has not been price-clipped ($4.50) and is protected in a mylar cover. The jacket does shows a few very small tears and chips at the lower spine, and a small crease to the bottom edge of the jacket The book is for readers 11 and up. The story is about the slave trade and a young boy named Demba at 12 years old and was captured by alien tribemen from whom he learned the hard way about terrors and hardships. Demba made a friend, aphysician from Rhode Island. The book measures 6-3/4" x 9-1/4" and has 205 pages

Title: Dark Venture

Author Name: Audrey White Beyer

Illustrator: Leo and Diane Dillon

Categories: Fiction, Africa, Children's and Juvenile Books,

Edition: First Edition.

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1968

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 6-3/4" x 9-1/4"

Seller ID: 30294

Keywords: Fiction. Young Adult Fiction. West Africa.. The Gambia River,. Slave Trade