SPEKE and GRANT
OLIVER (DANIEL, editor) and JAMES AUGUSTUS GRANT. Botany of the Speke and Grant Expedition. An Enumeration of the Plants Collected during the Journey of the Late Captain J.H. Speke and Captain (Now Lieut-Col.) J.A. Grant from Zanzibar to Egypt.... with an Introductory Preface, Alphabetical List of Native Names, and Notes by... J. August Grant, FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY GRANT For ?R. Cheyne Esq. with kind regards from J.A. Grant, 13 June 1872" on title, 136 uncoloured lithographed plates, folding colour lithographed map, Lime and Sycamore leaves pasted onto verso of upper cover and front free endpaper, captioned "Matlock Bank 1880" in manuscript, contemporary half calf, lower joint split [Nissen BBI 1468], 4to, Taylor and Francis, 1872
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