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STANLEY, Sir Henry Morton (1841-1904). The Autobiography of Sir Henry Morton Stanley... edited by his wife, Dorothy Stanley. London: William Clowes & Sons, Ltd. for Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd., 1909.
8° (264 x 183mm). Title in red and black. 1 folding to-colour map with routes marked by hand in colour, 1 folding facsimile letter, 16 photogravure plates. Original green morocco gilt, gilt turn-ins, top edge gilt (spine faded, upper slightly warped). LIMITED EDITION OF 250 COPIES SIGNED BY LADY STANLEY, this number 49.
And seven others by or on Stanley (including Thomas GEORGE. The birth, boyhood and younger days of Henry M. Stanley. London: 1895. 12°. Cloth; J.T. HEADLEY & W.F. JOHNSON. Stanley's wonderful adventures in Africa. [No place: no date]. 8°. Original cloth; W. SCOTT [publishers]. Stanley and Africa: also... Speke... Burton,... Grant [etc]. London, New York & Melbourne: [no date]. 4°. Original morocco). (8)
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