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Henry M. Stanley


Travels, Adventures, and Discoveries in Central Africa: Including four months' residence with Dr. Livingstone

Published: Sampson Low, Marston, Low and Searle, London, 1872

Edition: First edition

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1 volume. First edition 1872.

Frontispiece portrait of Stanley with printed signature.

xxiii, 736 pages + 8 page publishers catalogue.

Full-page plates + in-text illustrations + maps.

"One of the most significant books of 19th century exploration

and the landmark book on Africa that secured Stanley's reputation."

Recorded shipping weight 2000g.

Shipped and insured by recorded delivery. 

  • Binding Condition: Very good
  • Overall Condition: Very good
  • Size: 23 x 16 cm
  • Sold By: West Clare Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Tom Moloney
  • Country: Ireland
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