Lot 251: Africa.- Junker (Dr. Wilhelm) Travels in Africa during the years 1875-1878 [-1886], 3 vol., 1st Eng. ed, orig. cloth, 1890-92
November 16, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Africa.- Junker (Dr. Wilhelm) Travels in Africa during the years 1875-1878 [1879-1883; 1882-1886], translated by A.H.Keane, 3 vol., first edition in English, half-titles in vol.2 & 3, 3 portrait frontispieces, 4 folding colour maps, plates and illustrations, some spotting and soiling, vol.1 with frontispiece creased at fore-edge and map torn, original pictorial cloth, uncut, a little rubbed, 8vo, 1890-92. ⁂ Junker's travels took him from Alexandria down the Nile to Khartoum, around the southern Sudan to Lake Albert, and back to the Red Sea port of Suakin.