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SA Auction #101 begins on 25 Aug 2022

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Henry M. Stanley

Through the Dark Continent

or The Sources of the Nile around the Great Lakes of Equatorial Africa and Down the Livingstone River to the Atlantic Ocean

Published: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivingston, London, 1878

Edition: First edition

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2 Volumes 1878.

Publishers pictorial boards + new endpapers. 

32 plates + 2 frontispieces + 10 maps [some folding].

2 large maps in pockets at rear. Some repair to maps.

Volume I.

xiv, 5 maps, 522 pages.

15 full-page plates + 42 in-text illustrations.

Large map at rear.

Volume II.

ix, 566 pages.

17 full-page plates + 73 in-text illustrations.

Large map at rear.

Overall in lovely condition. Iconic books.

Recorded shipping weight 3000g.

Shipped and insured by recorded delivery. 

  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 22 x 15 cm
  • Sold By: West Clare Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Tom Moloney
  • Country: Ireland
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 0657087803
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Credit Cards - PayPal - Cheque.
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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