WALTER GEORGE BARTTELOT
The Life of Edmund Musgrave Barttelot ... Commander of the Rear Column of the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition. London: Richard Bentley, 1890. 8° (224 x 142mm). Mounted frontispiece portrait, 2 plates, 2 folding maps. (Occasional thumb-soiling, one map soiled and frayed at outer margin.) Original red cloth gilt, uncut (soiled, small hole in spine). Provenance: critical references to Stanley underlined in ink or scored at margin, possibly by Stanley himself; together with the second and third editions of the same work, also published in 1890, the former with occasional scoring in pencil.
GAETANO CASATI. Ten Years in Equatoria and the Return with Emin Pasha, translated from the Italian by Randolph Clay and Walter Savage Landor. London and New York: Frederick Warne, 1891. 2 volumes, 8° (226 x 144mm). 60 plates, some coloured, 4 folding coloured maps in rear pockets, illustrations. (Occasional spotting, maps slightly affected by damp.) Original pictorial brown cloth gilt, uncut (cover design a little rubbed). Provenance: annotation on p. 163 of volume II. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION.
H.M. STANLEY. Before and After the Emin Relief Expedition 1886 to
1891, and the Official Letters relating to the Expedition. [London:
1891?]. 4° (255 x 178mm). (Title spotted.) Stitched.
Press Accounts relating to the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition. [London: 1899?]. 4° (240 x 168mm). 848 + xvpp. Contemporary green half morocco, marbled endpapers and page edges; with J.S. Jameson Story of the Rear Column of the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition (London, 1890), A.J. Wauters Stanley's Emin Pasha Expedition (London, 1890), Georg Schweitzer Emin Pasha (London, 1898, 2 vols.), all in original cloth, and Emin Pasa a Vzpoura v Aequatorii (Prague, 1891) in original wrappers. (12)