Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile. J. Speke.
Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile

Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile

New York: Time Life, 1984. Reprint. Hardcover. Time Life NY 1983 reprint of 1864 NY 1st Amer ed. 658 pp + ads in rear and pull out folding map in rear pocket. Ill. from drawings by Capt. Grant. After Speke and Burton returned from their famous journey, Speke rushed into print. He was an ardent hunter (having bagged much Asian game while in the Indian army) and always noted presence of game when exploring. Fine in orig. imit. Leather cloth. A nice reprint of an uncommon and expensive book in first edition. Fine. Item #5367

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