Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile. With Map and Portraits, and Numerous Illustrations Chiefly from Drawings By Captain Grant

By: Speke, John Hanning

Price: £250.00

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xxxi + 658pp + 2pp adverts at rear. 7 appendices, 75 illustrations, some full page, others in text, plus folding map of Eastern Equatorial Africa in pocket at rear. Brown boards, gilt illustration to front board, gilt titling and decoration to spine. General rubs to boards, heavier in places to the edges, some fraying to spine head with cloth loss over small section. Binding is tight, general light foxing, 4 digits to base of verso of front endpaper, occasional minor marks, corner loss to pages 43/4 affecting 2 letters on each page. Folding map is complete with a few short internal splits at joints. Overall a Good tight copy in original condition.

Title: Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile. With Map and Portraits, and Numerous Illustrations Chiefly from Drawings By Captain Grant

Author Name: Speke, John Hanning

Categories: History - Rest of the World, Antiquarian, Travel & Adventure,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Blackwood & Sons Ltd: 1864

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 019720

Keywords: Travel and Adventure Egypt River Hile History