Book ID: 18594

The English Explorers. Comprising Details of the More Famous Travels of Mandeville, Bruce, Park and Livingstone. With a Chapter on Arctic Exploration.

Cochrane, Robert (editor)

London: William F. Nimmo, 1877. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good.


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Binding Type: HardcoverBook Condition: Very GoodEdition: 1st EditionCatalogue:

xvi + 639 double-columned pp. + 16 pp, catalogue. Blue cloth, black ruled, with cover decoration stamped in black and titiel lettering in blue on gilt background; spine lettering gilt with spine decoration embossed in black; bevelled boards. Multiple engraved portraits on frontispiece; engraved title vignette of Stanley meeting Livingstone; folding map in colour. Ink inscription on frontispiece verso (1879); extremities slightly rubbed with some spotting to spine, and light rubbing to cover gilt; front hinge started under endpapers, but firm, and a couple of interior joins cracked but firm; otherwise a nice clean copy.

Book ID 18594
Publisher William F. Nimmo
Publisher Place London
Publisher Year 1877
Size 12mo
Language English