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Glasgow: James MacLehose and Sons, 1905. 2 volumes. Illustrated with 10 b/w facsimile plates, some folding, with tissue guards. Thick 8vo, gilt decorated velum-backed red cloth, uncut edges, t.e.g. Glasgow: James MacLehose and Sons, 1905. Near fine. Limited edition. Number 86 of 100 copies printed on hand-made paper.
Boston: Prince Society, 1880. Translated by Charles Pomeroy Otis. With Historical Illustrations, and a Memoir by the Rev. Edmund F. Slafter. Illustrated. viii + 340pp., vi + 273pp., vi + 240pp., 8vo, rebound in grey library buckram, original wrappers bound in; ex-lib.,untrimmed. Boston: The Prince Society, 1880-1882. Internally fine, a very good set. One of 250 copies. Volumes 11-13 The Publications of the Prince Society. Volume I: 1567-1636; Volume II: 1604-1610; Volume III: 1611-1618.
Cleveland: World, 1966. Frontis. portrait, world map. 108pp., bound with The Relation Of a Wonderfull Coiage made by William Cornelison Schovten of Horne 82pp., short 8vo, full vellum with gilt lettering on spine and decorative crest on front cover, cloth ties in a cloth clam-shell box with paper labels. Cleveland: The World Publishing Company, (1966). A fine copy Facsimile reprint of the 1628 first edition. Contains the booklet with an Historical Introduction by A. L. Rowse and Bibliographical Notes by.....
Paris: Chez Arthus - Bertrand, 1803. Illustrated with 2 folding charts and 1 large folding map. , CCVIII, 216; , 406 pages. 2 volumes, 8vo, attractively bound in older 1/2 black morocco over green boards; blind-stamped spines with raised bands; marbled endpapers. iParis: Chez Arthus-Bertrand, 1803, An XI. Second printing of this rather scarce book -- OCLC lists only 3 copies of this edition. A near fine copy with minimal scattered foxing and toning. The treatise "Medicine domestique de Saint-Domingue".....
New York: Harper, 1859. Frontis, map of Madagascar plus 27 black-and-white illsutrations. xv + 514pp. + ads [2pp]. 8vo, brown cloth with gilt-decoration front cover; spine ends chipped, significant dampstain to rear cover, front hinge mended, scattered foxing throughout. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1859. A very good copy.
London: Midwinter, 1741. 2 frontispiece portraits, 2 additional copper engravings, 1 folding (folded sloppily), two maps. 2 volumes. 354; 406 pages + index & advertisements. Thick 12mo, full older tan calf, hinges cracked but still firm. London: Midwinter, 1741. Fourth Edition. A very good copy of this scarce book.
New York: Henry Holt, 1957. 334 pages (front hinge cracked), 8vo, blue cloth, dust wrapper (general wear and price clipped). New York: Henry Holt, (1957). A very good(-) copy in a very good dust wrapper. "Dr. Livingstone I presume?" the life of Stanley is considered the inspiration for Conrad's "Heart of Darkness"
London: Chapman and Hall, 1905. Illustrated by Harry Furniss. xvi + 273pp., 8vo, green, gilt-lettered, decorative cloth; end papers browned and brittle, spine ends lightly worn hinges weak. London: Chapman and Hall, 1905. First edition. A very good (-) copy. Inscribed and signed by the author/artist.
Harlem: Enschede, 1872. Monstrant comment qu'il est trouvee, son naturel & ses animauls... Engraved device on title page. Illustrated with one folding plate, one folding map, and two in-text engravings. Large decorative initials. 30, pages, 4 blank. Thin square 8vo, bound in 3/4 red morocco (well-rubbed at edges) with the original printed vellum wrappers bound-in. Harlem: J. Enschede & Amsterdam: M. Frederik Muller, 1872. Very scarce. Limited edition - one of only 50 copies. This is a beautifully printed facsimile.....
New York: Viking, 1940. Illustrated by Boris Artzybasheff. 165pp., 8vo, cloth, d.w.; dust wrapper lightly worn, much of the dust wrapper's spine and rear cover are missing and the remainder has been pasted down onto paper. New York: Viking Press, 1940. First edition. A very good copy in a good dust wrapper.