7 - 8 April 2004
BURTON, Richard Francis. The Lake Regions of Central Africa... London: Longman, Green, 1860.
2 volumes, 8° (227 x 148mm). Folding map and 12 chromoxylographic plates. Original brick-red cloth, covers triple-ruled in blind, advertisements on paste-downs, Vol. II unopened.
FIRST EDITION, SECOND ISSUE in fine condition. The second issue proved to be unexpectedly popular, and the new bright red covers would have attracted readers. Penzer p. 65-66. Casada 42. Spink 20. (2)
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