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Narrative of an Expedition to the Zambesi and its Tributaries;
Albermarle Street, London: John Murray, 1865 And the Discovery of the Lakes Shirwa and Nyassa. 1858-1864. In contemporary maroon cloth, blind tooling, gilt slave trader image, corners and edges slightly bumped and worn, couple of tiny marks. Spine, has been professionally repaired at edges, titles in gilt, a little faded. Internally, dark maroon endpapers, hinges strengthened, pull out B&W frontis of the Zambesi present, vignette to title page, (xiv), [2], 608 pp, 12 pl, map, numerous illustrations in text, some of the plates by Thomas Baines, printed by W Clowes and Sons, Stamford Street and Charing Cross, London, clean and tight. Rare to find with its original cloth covers. (Osler 457. Allibone 1009 & 73)Livingstone, explorer and missionary, whose Zambezi expedition left Birkenhead on 10 March 1858, on the steamship Pearl, which carried, in three sections, a steam launch which had been hastily built by Macgregor Laird. This was called the Ma-Robert, the African name for Mary Livingstone, who was on board with her youngest son Oswell: See ODNB form a full Bio.
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