Sale 20JJ02 | Lot 4

[AFRICAN EXPLORATION and HUNTING] Group of approximately sixteen works.

Catalogue: Travel, Natural History, Americana and Sporting Books
[AFRICAN EXPLORATION and HUNTING]   Group of approximately sixteen works.

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Lot 4
[AFRICAN EXPLORATION and HUNTING] Group of approximately sixteen works.
Comprises LUGARD, F. D. The Rise of Our East African Empire. Early efforts in Nyasaland and Uganda. Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1893. First edition. Two volumes. Publisher's red pictorial cloth. 8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches; ix, 682 pp.; xix, 563, 32 pp.; half-titles, publisher's Advertisements, 5 colored folding maps (2 in pockets), 5 full-page maps (4 in color), 3 in-text maps, frontispiece portraits (one photogravure), numerous plates and in-text illustrations; PETHERICK, JOHN. Egypt, the Soudan and Central Africa. With explorations from Khartoum on the White Nile to the regions of the Equator. Being sketches from sixteen years' travel. Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1861. First edition. Publisher's brown cloth. 8 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches; folding map, half-title; also MADEIRA, PERCY. Hunting in British East Africa. Philadelphia, 1909; BENTLEY, WILLIAM HOLMAN. Pioneering on the Congo. [Oxford]: The Religious Tract Society, 1900; BURROWS, GUY. The Land of the PIgmies. L, 1898; WERNE, FERDINAND. Expedition to Discover the Source of the White Nile in the Years 1840, 1841. London: 1849. etc. Condition varies, but generally sound, attractive copies. (19)


C From the Collection of Quentin Keynes; Gift to his American doctor

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $1,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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Travel, Natural History, Americana and Sporting Books

Wed, Jun 17, 2020 at 10am EDT