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E. P. Scott

Stanley And His Heroic Relief of Emin Pasha

Published: William Bryce, Toronto, 1890

Edition: First edition

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1 volume. First Canadian edition 1890. Very rare copy.

Publishers pictorial cover with title and vignette.

Gilt title with vignette to spine.

Decorative endpapers.

xi, 246 pages + 10 page catalogue.

Frontispiece portrait.

13 full-page plates.

1 double-page map.

"To write down all the habits and customs that prevail in Africa would

need the whole of the space in this book, and this is merely the introduction

to it; but it is to be hoped that what has been said of the tribes of Central Africa

may help the reader to more fully understand the troubled and trials which Stanley

had to undergo, and the difficulties and dangers which he had to pass through

during his last journey across Africa."

Recorded shipping weight 1000g.

Shipped and insured by recorded delivery.

  • Binding Condition: Very good
  • Overall Condition: Very good
  • Size: 19 x 30 cm
  • Sold By: West Clare Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Tom Moloney
  • Country: Ireland
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