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1894 FIRST FOOTSTEPS IN EAST AFRICA VOL 2 R F BURTON

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1894 FIRST FOOTSTEPS IN EAST AFRICA VOL 2  R F BURTON 1894 FIRST FOOTSTEPS IN EAST AFRICA VOL 2  R F BURTON


This good condition 276 page 8 1/2 ' x 5 ' hardcover book with gilt cover lettering and illustrations is called ' FIRST FOOTSTEPS IN EAST AFRICA  or AN EXPLORATION OF HARAR ..MEMORIAL EDITION ' by Captain Sir Richard F.Burton.This is Voulume II ONLY of two volumes.Published in 1894 by Tylston And Edwards.Possible First Edition.Illustrated with a map and 2 chromolithograph color plates plus 4 small drawings.This is Burton's reknowned story of his historic trip to Harrar and his exploration of the Somali Coast and Hinterland plus his exchanges with the indigenous people and his observations of climate and landscape.This rare original book has clean pages and tight bindings with a couple stains on bottom and side endpages.Has wear on cover edges and at top/bottom of spine edges.There are tiny tears in cloth at top and bottom of spine edges.A most interesting addition to a vintage book collection.Please remember this is an auction for volume 2 only.Winning bidder please add $ 4.50 S&H. THANK YOU


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