Lot 224

Africa.- Speke (John Hanning)

Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile, FIRST EDITION, 2 portraits, 2 maps (1 folding, 1 in red and blue), 24 plates (1 with small tear), text-illustrations, little spotting, name on fly-leaf, contemporary half calf, spine gilt, little rubbed, W. Blackwood, 1863; Baker (Sir Samuel W.) The Albert N’Yanza, Great Basin of the Nile and Explorations of the Nile Sources, second edition, portrait frontispiece, 2 maps, 1 folding, 12 plates, text-illustrations, little spotting and marking, original pictorial cloth, gilt, Macmillan, 1867; Explorations of the Nile Tributaries of Abyssinia, first American edition, 2 maps, 1 folding, 15 plates, little spotting, original cloth, worn & marked, front hinge cracked, ends of spine damaged, t.e.g., Hartford, O D Case, 1868, 8vo (4)

Estimate: £200-£300