Travels in Africa to the Sources of the Senegal and Gambia, in 1818. AFRICA - SENEGAL - GAMBIA, G. Mollien.
Travels in Africa to the Sources of the Senegal and Gambia, in 1818.
Travels in Africa to the Sources of the Senegal and Gambia, in 1818.

Travels in Africa to the Sources of the Senegal and Gambia, in 1818.

London. Sir Richard Phillips and Co., 1820.
No. 2, Vol. III. Disbound essay ("Translated from the French"), 8 x 5 ¼ inches, from Phillips and Company's multi-volume "Voyages and Travels." Six-page Preface followed by 128 pages of text and three full-page engravings. In addition, a full-page engraving titled "Diai-Boukari in the Costume of a Marabout of Foutaloro" follows the title page. Text and illustrations in good clean condition with light time-toning to three engravings at rear. Folded map at rear opening to sheet 16 x 17 inches titled "Chart of the Travels of G. Mollien to the Sources of the Senegal and Gambia" dated 1820. Map has 2 ½ inch ancient tape "repair" along fold at top of map, plus short separations at several folds; however, while in clean condition overall, professional removal of tape required. Item #55081

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