Lot 218

Africa.- Du Chaillu (Paul B.)

Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa, small tear to folding map, without loss, re-backed, preserving old spine, Murray, 1861; A Journey to Ashango-Land: and Further Penetration into Equatorial Africa, 2 pp. Advertisements at end, little spotting, modern half calf, marbled boards, N.Y., Appleton, 1867; Reade (W. Winwood) Savage Africa: being, the Narrative of a Tour in Equatorial, South-Western, and North-Western Africa, rebacked, preserving old spine, original endpapers, with advertisements on paste-downs, laid down, Smith Elder, 1863; Johnston (H.H.) The River Congo, from its Mouth to Bolobo, with a General Description of…its Western Basin, little spotting and marking, portrait of the author pasted to free endpaper, bookplate of Alfred W. Tait, Oporto, bookseller’s label of Gaston Renard, Melbourne, on front free endpaper, contemporary blind-ruled cloth, rebacked, preserving old spine, Sampson Low, 1884; Bentley (W.Holman) Pioneering on the Congo, 2 vol., Religious Tract Soc., 1900, FIRST EDITIONS, or first U.S. Edition, frontispieces, plates, maps, some folding, original decorated or pictorial cloth, little rubbed, except the second & fourth, 8vo (6)

Estimate: £150-£200