First edition of The Albert N’yanza by Sir Samuel W. Baker, in a decorative binding.
Octavo, [two volumes]; xxx, , 395pp; [x], 384pp. Three-quarter green leather, marbled boards. Title in gilt on spines, five gilt-ruled raised bands. Marbled edges and endpapers. Solid text blocks, lightly bumped corners. Sunning to spines, light wear to joints, still sound. Lacking one map at the front of Volume I and two maps at the rear of Volume II. All other full plates and in-text illustrations present. (Czech 15)