November 16, 2016, 2:00 PM GMT
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Lot 291: Africa.- Speke (John Hanning) Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile, 2nd ed., orig. cloth, 1864.(15 views)
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Description: Africa.- Speke (John Hanning) Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile, second edition, 2 engraved portraits, 2 maps (one folding with outline hand-colouring), wood-engraved plates and numerous illustrations, light offsetting from frontispiece on title, other portrait lightly water-stained, occasional spotting, hinges weak, original pictorial green cloth, gilt, a little rubbed, 8vo, Edinburgh & London, 1864.