Felix Dubois - Bouteiller - Tombouctou la Mystérieuse - La vie du continent noir - 1891

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Felix Dubois - Bouteiller - Tombouctou la Mystérieuse - La vie du continent noir - 1891
Travels - Quantity: 4

" La vie au continent noir "Felix Dubois . Third edition 1893 . Account of an expedition in the French Sudan. Illustrations by Riou after Adrien Marie’s documents. Published by Hetzel.
Dimensions: 18 x 12 x 3
330 pages

" Saint Louis à Sierra - Leone huit ans de navigation” by Captain J Bouteiller 1891
Book in good condition, complete with its 6 fold-out maps. 1891 first edition dedication by the author. The fold-out maps are in good condition but there are cuts in the folds and two maps are detached at the top on the fold. The binding is in good condition and the pages, which are slightly yellowed with age, are nicely bound.
This book traces the voyage of Captain Bouteiller from Dakar to Sierra Leone passing through Saloum Gambia Casamance cap rox Alcartraz Rio Pongo and other places. Published by Augustin Challamel
dimensions 18 x 12 x 2
333 pages

Le Congo méconnu Jean Dybowski. Book illustrated with 57 engravings printed off-text and a black and white map. Préface de M. J.-L. de Lanessan.‎
‎Paris, Hachette et Cie, 1912; in-12, 294 p,s. Rare first edition. The “engravings” mentioned are reproductions of photographs. Good copy 1912‎

Félix Dubois Tombouctou la Mysterieuse 1897, Paris, Editions Librairie Ernest Flammarion Duodecimo 376 pages. Many illustrations in the text and tipped-in based on the photographs by the author and by M.J. Drilhon, Navy Commissioner. Contents of the book: de Paris au Niger-le Niger-la vallée du Niger-les villes du Niger-Dienné-les fondateurs de Dienné-l'Empire Songhoi-l'invasion marocaine-Dienné hier et aujourd'hui-de Dienné à Tombouctou-Tombouctou à travers les siècles-le commerce et la vie-l'Université de Sankoré-la politique et la littérature-l'Europe et Tombouctou-la conquête française. Good condition, beautiful engravings.
These books are certainly first editions.
Dimensions :18.5 x 12 x 3
These four books are in good condition.
Shipping via Mondial Relay preferred.
Total weight: 2 kg

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
4
Subject
Travels
Author/ Illustrator
Felix Dubois - Bouteiller
Book Title
Tombouctou la Mystérieuse - La vie du continent noir
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1891
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Hetzel
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
330
Dimensions
18×12 cm
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