Lot No: 4008

Henry Morton Stanley: 'In Darkest Africa: or, The Quest , Rescue, and Retreat of Emin, Governor of Equatoria', London, Sampson Low, 1890, 1st edition, 2 volumes, 4 maps (of which 3 folding) + 38 plates and folding table as called for, original pictorial cloth gilt (slightly worn); R. G. Cumming: 'Five Years of a Hunter's Life in the Far Interior of South Africa', London, John Murray, 1851, 3rd edition, 2 engraved frontispieces, 2 added engraved title pages + 12 plates & map at end of volume I, original pictorial cloth gilt (worn). 'One of the classics of African big game hunting and exploration that recounts the seemingly limitless herds of game in the region of Cumming's era and a necessary title in the big game library.' - Czech. Czech p43; Mendelssohn I, 398-9 (4)

Sale Price: £80.00

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Catalogue information

This lot was listed in the Books & Ephemera catalogue.

Location: The Waveney Room
Date: 14th June 2022
Started: 10:00 am
Lots in auction: 272

Online deadline: 14th June 2022, 9:30 am
Contact: Robert Henshilwood
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