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David Livingstone & H. M. Stanley

Adventures and Discoveries of Dr. David Livingstone and the Herald-Stanley Expedition (1872)

Published: Hubbard Bros., Philadelphia & Boston, 1872

Edition: First Edition

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Publisher's brown cloth binding with gilt titles to front panel and spine.

xvi + 598pp. + 4pp. Hubbard Bros. publications at rear.

Binding tight. Contents clean. Some light wear on the spine ends.

'Livingstone's Africa. Perilous Adventures and Extensive Discoveries in the Interior of Africa, from the Personal Narrative of David Livingstone, together with the remarkable Success and Important Results of the Herald-Stanley Expedition, as furnished by H. M. Stanley, Esq., special correspondent of the New York Herald. Being a complete reliable and graphic history of the extensive explorations, important discoveries and thrilling adventures of the greatest explorer of modern times, in the richest and wildest country upon the face of the earth, among savage men, ferocious beasts, deadly reptiles, poisonous insects, etc., etc., covering a period of nearly twenty-eight years, and including a full and graphic account of the Herald-Stanley expedition, and what it experienced and accomplished, etc., etc. To which is added a sketch of other important discoveries in Africa, including the Celebrated Diamond Diggings at Colesberg Kopje.'

Illustrated with numerous engravings. SOLD ONLY BY SUBSCRIPTION.

  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Sold By: Rare Paper
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