First American edition of Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa by David Livingstone.
Thick octavo, xxiv, -732pp, [4pp ads]. Three-quarter brown morocco with marbled boards. Title in gilt on spine, five raised bands. Marbled edges and matching marbled endpapers. Solid text block, corners and spine ends rubbed. A near fine example in a fine binding. Complete with 48 illustrations, including a frontispiece with tissue guard and three near fine fold-out maps. (Czech 168)