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Author: WALLER, HORACE. F.R.G.S. Title: The Last Journals of David Livingstone, in Central Africa From 1865 To His Death.
Description: London, John Murray. 1874, First Edition. Decorative Boards, Large 8Vo. Book, London J. Murray 1874 First Edition gr.-8vo; Vol. I-. xvi,360 PP. 6 Advertisement PP.Vol. II- vii (viii),346 PP. 20 Advertisement PP. (Uncut) With large folded map in lower cover-pocket to Vol. I. And mant text ills. and a folding map.Fine original, gilt-stamped, purple cloth, richly decorated spines, some wear to extremities, and some light staining.One of the most famous exploration stories of all time is told here from Livingstone's own journals, recovered after his death by his African guides.The Last Journals contains a detailed and poignant description of Livingstone's final expedition, which began in Zanzibar in 1866 and ended with his death on the South shore of Lake Tanganyika in 1873. Abbey, 347. A very desirable copy . This work should form the cornerstone of any Travel-Books Collection. Fine.
Price: EUR 825.00 = appr. US$ 896.65 Seller: Quist - Antiquaar
- Book number: 1908
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