Sidney Peel - The Binding of the Nile and the New Soudan - 1904

Description
Sidney Peel - The Binding of the Nile and the New Soudan - 1904
History, Illustrated, Travels, Africana - Quantity: 1

Publishers blue cloth with gilt title to spine.
viii, 288 pages, 16 page publishers catalogue.
Tissue-guarded portrait frontispiece.
Folding colour map at rear [41 x 25 cm].
Small tape repair to side of map.
Sporadic foxing/spotting.

"Armorial bookplate of Sir William Gervase Beckett
(Banker and Conservative M.P., as was the author)
on front pastedown."

"In two parts, the first part is a detailed account of late nineteenth
century efforts to regulate the flow of the Nile, whilst the second
part is effectively an anecdotal and historical account of the Sudan
as it then was - with chapters on Justice and Slavery, Trade and
Commerce etc."

Shipped and insured [courier liability] by recorded delivery.

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Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Africana, History, Illustrated, Travels
Author/ Illustrator
Sidney Peel
Book Title
The Binding of the Nile and the New Soudan
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1904
Edition
1st Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Edward Arnold., London
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Dimensions
23×16 cm
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