The Albert Nyanza, Great Basin of the Nile, and Explorations of the Nile Sources. With Maps, Illustrations, and Portraits. In Two Volumes. Samuel W. BAKER, Sir.

The Albert Nyanza, Great Basin of the Nile, and Explorations of the Nile Sources. With Maps, Illustrations, and Portraits. In Two Volumes.

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1868. Second American edition. Two crown octavo volumes (19cm). Publisher's beveled maroon cloth boards, titled in gilt on spines; brown clay-coated endpapers; xxx,[1]-371; xii,[1]-372pp; 2 colored maps (one folding); text illus; frontispieces, 12 inserted leaves of engraved plates. Short tear into margin of folding map (at gutter), else a fresh, attractive set, Very Good or better in the original publisher's cloth. Contemporary ownership markings of Francis H. Appleton to endpapers; later (20th-c.) ownership signature of noted Africa scholar Adelaide C. Hill.

Price: $200.00

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