Lot 16

Africa.- Wauters (Alphonse Jules, editor)

Le Congo Illustre, Voyages et Travaux des Belges dans l’Etat Indepedant, 4 vol., all published, 2 folding maps, 1 of which large and colour printed, 10 plates, many text-illustrations, contemporary red half sheep, spines gilt, rubbed, ends of spines chipped, folio, Brussels, P. Weissenbruch, 1892-95.

*** Profusely illustrated journal on the Begian Congo, at the time when that unhappy country was still the personal fiefdom of King Leopold.

Estimate: £150-£200