SPEKE, JOHN HANNING. 1827-1864. Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile. Edinburgh and London: Blackwood, 1863.<BR />
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SPEKE, JOHN HANNING. 1827-1864. Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile. Edinburgh and London: Blackwood, 1863.
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SPEKE, JOHN HANNING. 1827-1864.
Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile. Edinburgh and London: Blackwood, 1863.
8vo (230 x 143 mm). xxxi, 658 + 34 ad pp. 2 engraved portraits, wood-engraved plates and illustrations (including frontispiece map printed in red and blue), folding map in pocket at end. Original pictorial cloth gilt. Occasional foxing, recased, hinges repaired.
Provenance: Rev. L. Williamson (gift inscription dated January 1864 to inside cover, neat ownership inscriptions to title and map verso).

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