Two Trips to Gorilla Land and the Cataracts of the Congo. Richard F. Francis Burton.
Two Trips to Gorilla Land and the Cataracts of the Congo.

Two Trips to Gorilla Land and the Cataracts of the Congo.

London: Sampson Low, Marston, Low and Searle, 1876. 1st ed. Hardcover. 2 vols. 4 plates (including frontises), several smaller illustrations in text, 2 folding maps, xiv, 261, vi, 355p. [misnumbered as 255]. Original green cloth. 22cm. Volume 2 spine sloped. Covers frayed at corners and scuffed. Secondary binding (green with simpler titling and decoration and no gilt figures on backstrip or either front or back cover). Plate titled "The Lower Rapids of the Congo" appears in this set as the frontis in Vol. I rather than as a plate in Vol. II. One of Burton's scarcer titles. Very Good. Item #87565

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