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.
"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
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- Number of Books
- Africana, History, Illustrated, Travels
- Author/ Illustrator
- Sidney Peel
- Book Title
- The Binding of the Nile and the New Soudan
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
- Original language
- Edward Arnold., London
- Binding/ Material
- 23×16 cm