Lot 280 of 515:
Stanley's In Darkest Africa, illus.  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$840
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Title:
In Darkest Africa: or the Quest, Rescue, and Retreat of Emin Governor of Equatoria

Author:
Stanley, Henry M.

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Charles Scribner's Sons

Date:
1891

Description:

2 volumes. Profusely illustrated with wood-engravings & plates; steel-engraved frontispiece portraits; 3 folding maps in rear endpaper pockets. (8vo) original gilt pictorial cloth with inset silhouette of Africa.

One of the cornerstones of the literature of exploration.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some shelf wear; volume II has a slight lean in spine; overall very good.


 
Item number:
307649
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