LIVINGSTONE AND THE WONDERS OF AFRICA Life and Explorations of David Livingstone

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  • Sold Date: Mar 02, 2014
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LIVINGSTONE AND THE WONDERS OF AFRICA Life and Explorations of David Livingstone

The front and back covers of this book are titled: LIVINGSTONE AND THE WONDERS OF AFRICA. The spine is titled: DOCTOR LIVINGSTONE LIFE AND EXPLORATIONS IN AFRICA LAST JOURNAL. The complete full title from the title page is: “The Story of the Brave Scotchman! Life and Explorations of David Livingstone, LL.D, D.C.L., the Great Missionary Explorer, in the Interior of Africa: Comprising All His Extensive Travels and Discoveries as Detailed in His Diary, Reports and Letters, and Including His Famous Last Journals, With a fac-simile of the Doctor's last entries in his own hand-writing and the touching narrative of his death on the banks of the Molilamo, the return of his remains to England, their burial in Westminster Abbey, and his last letters to his friends, Together with the Explorations of Barth, Baker, Speke, Du Chaillu, and Others, and a Full Account of the Herald-Stanley Expedition. With maps and numerous illustrations.”

This is the original John E. Potter and Company, Philadelphia, 1874 publication. This hardcover book is in very good condition for its age. Previous owner’s name on first blank page, which has been taped together. The remaining pages are clean and unmarked. 643 pages with many illustrations. Two pages of advertisements at
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