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A Narrative of Dr Livingston's Discoveries in Central Africa from 1849 to 1856 with an accurate map - 1857

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A Narrative of Dr Livingston's Discoveries in Central Africa from 1849 to 1856 with an accurate map - 1857

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First published book of Dr Livingston's adventures in Africa

A Narrative of Dr. Livingston's Discoveries in South-Central Africa, from 1849 to 1856. Reprinted by arrangement from the "British Banner" Newspaper. With an accurate map.
London: G. Routledge & Co, 1857
12mo. London 1857.
Original orange paper boards in very good condition. frontispiece folding map in vey good condition without tears.

First edition of the first appearance in book format of Dr Livingston's discoveries in Central Africa . Previously issued as detached portions in the British Banner. This first work proceeded the more detailed account work the "Missionary Travels and Researches".

A Very good copy of a fragile and scarce piece of Rev. Livingston's literature; for offer, his first published book.

Back cover with small wax drop. Internally a very clean and bright copy free of tears and underlining. Not ex-library.
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  • Regretfully, one of the pieces arrived broken, due to mishandling by the mail/post office while in transit. Seller was courteous, responsive, and promptly provided a refund. Hope to do business again.

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