London: J. Arrowsmith, 1842. Map. Engraving with original hand-coloring. Image measures 20.5 x 23.25". This lovely map of Nubia and Abyssinia shows the upper Nile, Ethiopia, Sudan and the Yemen. Cities and towns are labeled, particularly as they occur along the region's rivers. Exploration and caravan routes are also included, attesting to the area's importance to trade in the mid-19th century. Annotations are scattered throughout the map and provide insight into contemporary knowledge of the terrain and its inhabitants, such...
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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1962. Foreword by Wendell Phillips. 56 black-and-white photographic plates, 11 with drawings and maps. xix + 480 pages, 4to, red and black cloth-backed boards, d.w.; dust wrapper minor edgewear. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, (1962). A fine copy in a very good dust wrapper.