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Hardbacks, 2 vols. approx 10 x 6.5 inches. In red cloth covers with gilt lettering to spines and gilt vignettes to fronts. Top edges gilt. In original dustwrappers (lettered in red.) In very good conditions with good dustwrappers. (DW’s darkening and staining to spines, some spotting, tear to spine of vol.1. chips to corners. In protective sleeves.) Cloth on vol.1. faded (vol.2. cloth bright.) Slight darkening to endpaers with bookplates to fronts “Robert Washington Oates.” Mild foxing to edges and early pages. Else clean and tight copies. ---- Edited from the Zambesi Journals of David Livingstone and includes some illustrations by Livingstone. A fascinating first hand account of exploration of ‘darkest Africa’. 2 volumes. With colour plates from original water colours. 211 - 462pp. Folding maps at rear of each vol.
Title: The Zambezi Expedition of David Livingstone 1858-1863. Two Volumes. Journals, Letters and Dispatches. Central African Archives, Oppenheimer Series, Number Nine.
Publisher: London, Chatto and Windus, 1956 1st edition.:
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Seller ID: 78065
Keywords: FOREIGN TRAVEL::Africa J.P.R.WALLIS, Zambezi Expedition, DAVID LIVINGSTONE, 1858-1863, Two volumes, illustrations, exploration, darkest Africa, Africa first edition