Lot 243: Africa.- Hohnel (Lt. Ludwig von) Discovery of Lakes Rudolf and Stefanie, 2 vol., 1st Eng. ed., orig. blue cloth, 1894.
November 16, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Africa.- Höhnel (Lt. Ludwig von) Discovery of Lakes Rudolf and Stefanie: A Narrative of Count Samuel Teleki's Exploring & Hunting Expedition in Eastern Equatorial Africa in 1887 & 1888, 2 vol., first English edition, half-titles, frontispiece wood-engraved portrait, 3 maps, 2 colour and folding at ends, numerous wood-engraved plates and illustrations, light foxing, mostly to vol.2, original pictorial light blue cloth, gilt, uncut, very slightly rubbed at edges, [cf.Czech p.78, brown cloth binding], 8vo, 1894. ⁂ An excellent copy in the scarcer binding.