How I Found Livingstone.
Travels, adventures, and discoveries in Central Africa; including four months' residence with Dr. Livingstone.
Berlin, Asher, 1873.
Inscribed on the first blank: Yours faithfully / Henry Stanley / Southfield Westbury on ??? / Oct 17th 1886.
On the verso of the front free endpaper, one of Heber Mardon's sons (Ernest or Evelyn) has recounted the story of how the family knew Stanley: 'My brother Reggie had a friend, an American Major Pond, who was running Stanley's lecturing tour. In this way Stanley came to stay for a couple of days with my parents. I was at Cambridge so did not meet him. My sister Effie was a guest at his wedding in 1890. Effie and I had tea with her [Dorothy] ...'
Copyright edition. 3 vols, 8vo, inscribed by Stanley, 6 engraved plates, contemporary half calf gilt, lightly rubbed, foxing to endpapers, a very good copy.
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