LANDER, Richard.

Records of Captain Clapperton's last expedition to Africa.

£450

Records of Captain Clapperton’s last expedition to Africa.

London, Henry Colburn, 1830.

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Lander travelled as a servant with Clapperton on his second African expedition, 1825. After a typical death and disaster West Africa journey on which Clappperton, along with most of the party perished, Lander returned with Clapperton’s personal papers.

Description

First edition. 2 volumes, 8vo, xxiv, 310; vi, 293 pp., engraved frontispiece (light spotting) and 6 text illustrations, contemporary blindstamped half calf, green morocco labels, rubbed, marbled boards, light wear to extremities, a very good set.

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