My Second Journey Through Equatorial Africa from the Congo to the Zambesi in the Years 1886 and 1887

By: Von Wissmann, Hermann

Price: $230.00

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Book Condition: Very Good-


Covers are only Good, with fraying and creasing to extremities of spine, corner bumps, creasing and light soiling to spine, rubbing and light soil to boards. Illustrations to spine and front cover Gilt titles to spine are still readable. Hinges are cracking, barely visible elegant inscription to former owner on front pastedown. Binding is tight, contents are Very Good with very minor foxing in a few places. Some pages are unopened. . Major Wissmann was the first of the 19th century explorers of Africa to traverse the continent from west to east, and probably the most renowned of the German explorers of Africa. Profusely illustrated with a fold-out map, 31 full-page illustrations and 57 additional illustrations (drawings) in the text, all in excellent condition. Index. Published by Chatto & Windus, this is the first edition. . Drawings. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 326 pages. L4

Title: My Second Journey Through Equatorial Africa from the Congo to the Zambesi in the Years 1886 and 1887

Author Name: Von Wissmann, Hermann

Categories: History and Politics,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London. London, Chatto & Windus: 1891

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good-

Seller ID: 30571

Keywords: Colonial Africa German Explorer Drawings