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Through Masai Land a Journey of Exploration - THOMSON Joseph - 1885. 
Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle Rivington 1885 - xii 583 pages, 32 pages advs, frontis + full page and text illus, 2 folding maps, 1 of the route map of Masai Country, 2 closed tears + geological map of the Masai Country, 1 closed tear. contents free of foxing, front and rear hinge papers slight pulling. Publishers green cloth, gilt title and buffalo horn vignette within block ruled borders, cloth clean and bright. One of the great African travel epics detailing the authors trek from the coast towards Kilimanjaro, then through Masailand, bagging several rhinoceros and buffalo also elephant etc. collecting a new species of gazelle. Czech 283. There were 4 editions published in 1885, all 4 are quite scarce and particularly so in this condition.
[Bookseller: Hereward Books]
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