Lot #24/15 First footsteps in East Africa or, an exploration of Harar [2 volumes] by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton
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Lot #24/15 First footsteps in East Africa or, an exploration of Harar [2 volumes] by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton. Reprint of the 1894 "Memorial edition" of this major work on exploration, ethnography, geography of Ethiopia. Burton was one of the great all-round explorers, of particular importance for his work on languages. Published in the "Classics of Exploration" series. Loosely inserted a single sheet, brief note, on the importance of this book. Amsterdam, Time-Life Books, 1984. Facsimile reprint. Two volumes. 8vo. Hardcovers. Pp. xxxiv,(i),209 + (viii),276,(3, adverts.), colour plates, tables, maps. VG. Reserve price: R500.00 bids welcome

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