The Achievements of Stanley and Other African Explorers


This antique hardcover book is bound in dark green cloth boards. Spine features decorative bright gilt lettering with black decorations, including a gilt illustration at the bottom of an African running into the water with a canoe held over his head. The front cover features a facsimile signature of Stanley in gilt, with black borders. Edgewear, small spot of damage to the rear-cover bottom edge of the spine; tanned pages, and soil. The book looks at the history of the exploration of Africa. Large fold-out map at rear. 605 pages; approx. 6"x9".



  • THE ACHIEVEMENTS OF STANLEY AND OTHER AFRICAN EXPLORERS
  • Hon. J.T. Headley
  • Hubbard Bros.. 1878
  • First Edition