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With Stanley's Rear Column

By: Troup, J Rose

Price: $90.25

Publisher: Chapman and Hall Limited, London: 1890

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 24lc

Condition: Good


361 pages plus plates and map (complete). An elderly copy of this memoir of one of the most typical of Victorian ventures in Africa. When the Mahdists captured Khartoum, the Egyptian administration of the Sudan collapsed. Equatoria, a deep southern province, near Lake Albert was nearly cut off from the outside world. Emin Pasha, a German doctor and naturalist who was Governor of Equatoria had been able to send and receive letters via Buganda and Zanzibar and had been informed in February 1886 by the Egyptian government that Equatoria was to be abandoned. In July of that year, encouraged by ... View more info

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With Stanley's Rear Column

By: Troup, J. Rose

Price: $64.60

Publisher: Chapman and Hall: 1890

Seller ID: ougq

Condition: Fair


2nd edition. The boards are very shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked, with damp damage to the back board. Despite this, they are strong and square. Internally, the hinges are cracked, there is tanning throughout, and the late pages are warped from damp damage, but the pages within remain neat and complete with all illustrations and a fold-out map. The binding is secure. A fair copy. JK. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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With Stanley's Rear Column

By: Troup, J. Rose

Price: $64.60

Publisher: Chapman and Hall: 1890

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 74sa

Condition: Fair


Complete: Map + all plates. The original green boards are edge worn, a bit chipped, cocked and marked.Tanning, chipped on rear pages- not affecting the text, deckle edges, minor marks. However, considering age, the book is still in fair condition, tightly bound and intact. MK.. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info