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My African Journey.
London Hodder and Stoughton 1908 - First edition. 8vo., xiii, 226pp., 16 pages advertisements at end, frontispiece, 60 illustrations on 46 plates, a few spots to preliminary pages, modern full crimson morocco, tooled, double gilt-lined dentelles, marbled endpapers and all edges gilt by Bayntun-Riviere, a very good copy. "Churchill crossed British East Africa via the Uganda Railroad, reaching Kampala and beginning his safari. At Simba Station, oryx and rhinoceros were hunted. After arriving at Murchison Falls, he bagged a white rhino. His party continued along the Nile where hippopotamus, waterbuck, reedbuck, and roan were collected, with Colonel Wilson of the hunting party bagging an elephant." - Czech. Woods A12; Czech p37. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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