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A walk across Africa or domestic scenes from - GRANT, James Augustus - 1864. [1205344]
Blackwood Edinburgh and London 1864 - First edition. 8vo., xviii, 452pp., later half calf gilt, red morocco label, an excellent copy. One of the scarcer Nile accounts. "A monumental work of exploration, this represents Grant's experiences travelling with John Hanning Speke from Zanzibar to the source of the Nile at Lake Victoria, naming Ripon Falls, then trekking down river to the Mediterranean Sea. There are numerous descriptions of the terrain and people, with sporting incidents throughout ." - Czech. Czech p66. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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