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STANLEY, Henry Morton.

Rare books on African exploration by Henry Stanley, including first editions and copies in fine bindings of In Darkest Africa.

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  1. 119334
    First edition of Stanley's account of his controversial Trans-African Expedition of 1874-7, the "largest African expedition ever seen and one of the most celebrated of all African expeditions of the nineteenth century" (ODNB). Exploring equatorial Africa and, in particular, the Great Lakes regions, Stanley finally dispelled... Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 119334

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  2. 99698comp
    Signed limited edition, number 102 of 250 copies signed by the author. Stanley's famous account of his expedition to relieve Emin Pasha (Eduard Schnitzer), the beleaguered governor of equatorial Sudan, contains some of his most celebrated writing, especially his account of the tortuous 450-mile passage through the dense... Learn More
    £7,500

    Stock Code: 99698

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  3. In Darkest Africa
    First US edition, first printing. Stanley's famous account of his expedition to relieve Emin Pasha (Eduard Schnitzer), the beleaguered Ottoman governor of equatorial Sudan, contains some of his most celebrated writing, especially his account of the tortuous 450-mile passage through the dense Ituri rain forest. Stanley's... Learn More
    £450

    Stock Code: 114844

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