24 September 2002
HARRISON & SONS (PUBLISHERS)
Handbook of British East Africa prepared in the Intelligence Division, War Office, 1893. London: Harrison & Sons, 1893. 8° (242 x 152mm). 2 folding maps printed in two colours in pocket at rear. (Some spotting.) Original cloth-backed boards (spotted, slightly soiled).
SCOTTISH GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY (publishers). [The Scottish Geographical Magazine. The Stanley Number]. Edinburgh: 1885. 2 parts in one volume, 8° (243 x 147mm). Portrait frontispiece, one folding coloured map. Contemporary brown morocco gilt, gilt edges. Includes the Society's inaugural address delivered by Stanley on 3 December 1884, with the first report of the Society.
HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE (publishers). Africa Pilot or Sailing Directions for the West Coast of Africa, part II. From the river Cameroon to the Cape of Good Hope ... third edition. London: 1884. 8° (236 x 150mm). 2 maps. (Section of the first map excised). Original cloth; and 4 other works or part works in 11 volumes, comprising: Royal Geographical Society Proceedings (London, 1873-1892, 8 vols. various), in mixed bindings, The Scottish Geographical Society Magazine (Edinburgh, 1888, vol. IV only), G. Harry Conversation avec Stanley (Antwerp, 1890), and The Atlantic Monthly (London, New York, n.d., vol. LXXX, no. 480 only, including H.M. Stanley's 'Twenty-Five Years' Progress in Equatorial Africa'). (14)
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