Travels To Discover the Source of the Nile, In the Years 1768,1769,1771,1771,1772,and 1773 (in Five Volumes)

By: Bruce, James, of Kinnaird, Esq.F.R.S.

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Introduction by author as well as preface dedicating these volumes to the King (George III)

Title: Travels To Discover the Source of the Nile, In the Years 1768,1769,1771,1771,1772,and 1773 (in Five Volumes)

Author: Bruce, James, of Kinnaird, Esq.F.R.S.

Illustrator: 3 large folding maps as well as 55 plates, 3 plans and 4 leaves of Ethiopian dialect script throughout all

Categories: Exploration, Egypt, Africa, voyages, travels,

Edition: (First Edition)

Publisher: London, J.Rothven, For G.G.J. and J. Robinson: 1790

Binding: All five volumes full mottled calf with red calf

Condition: All bindings have been expertly repaired along hinges. There is the occasional light foxing to the preliminary leaves, the margins of the prints & maps and in the occasional outer margins of the text

Jacket Condition: Also light offsetting to the folds of the maps. This in generally is a very nice, clean and tight set with in impressive 18th century binding.

Measurements: 12 x 9.5 inches (30.5 x 22.7

Size: Quarto

Inventory Number: 44160