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Sketches in the Soudan.
- London, R.H. Porter, 1885. Oblong 4to (285 x 390mm). With lithographed title, 78 tinted lithographs, and one coloured map. Contemporary boards, frontcover with oval medallion of a camel head. First edition. The fine plates are by J.G. Keulemans, famous illustrator of birds. The text and lithographs are all taken from the dairy of the sketch-book of Captain Verner (3rd Battalion Rifle Brigade) kept during the Nile Expedition in 1884-5. A very fine copy with the signature of the author on dedication leaf and map. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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