Henry M. Stanley - The Congo and the founding of its Free State - 1885

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Henry M. Stanley - The Congo and the founding of its Free State - 1885
Colonial history, Illustrated, Topography, Travels - Quantity: 2

THE CONGO AND THE FOUNDING OF ITS FREE STATE : A STORY OF WORK AND EXPLORATION (TWO VOLUMES, COMPLETE)
Stanley, Henry M - 1885 - Harper & Brothers, New York

SCARCE EDITION - First US Edition
ILLUSTRATED with 40 FULL PAGE ENGRAVED PLATES and MAPS

Book Description: New York: Harper & Brothers. 2 volumes, xxvii, 528 pp, x, 483 pp, (12). 8vo. Fully bound in original pictorial green cloth. Tight bindings and solid boards. Minor shelf wear. Light rubbing to boards. Scuffing to edges. Mild sunning to spines. Some pages detached. Profusely illustrated. Frontispiece illustration of King Leopold II, protected with tissue guard. Folding map. Map at rear of Volume 2 is missing.

Condition: Very Good

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
2
Subject
Colonial history, Illustrated, Topography, Travels
Author/ Illustrator
Henry M. Stanley
Book Title
The Congo and the founding of its Free State
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1885
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Harper & Brothers, New York
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
1011
Dimensions
23×16 cm
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