Sale: 359 / Rare Books including Marine Art, Nov. 16./17. 2009 in Hamburg Lot 1368

 
Georg Schweinfurth - Im Herzen von Afrika. 2 Bde. 1874 + Wilsmann, Afrika. 1891


 
1368
Georg Schweinfurth
Im Herzen von Afrika. 2 Bde. 1874 + Wilsmann, Afrika. 1891
Estimate:
€ 200 / $ 234
Sold:
€ 216 / $ 252

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Schweinfurth, G., Im Herzen von Afrika. Reisen und Entdeckungen im centralen Aequatorial-Afrika während der Jahre 1868 bis 1871. Deutsche Originalausgabe. 2 vols. With 2 (1 multiple folding) lithogr. maps and numerous wood-engr. plates. Leipzig, F. A. Brockhaus and London, Sampson et al 1874. Contemp. half calf. 8vo. XIII, 599 pp.; XII, 561 pp.
Kainbacher I, 128. - Hess/Coger 1564. - Ibrahim-Hilmy II, 224. - Henze V, 112. - First German edition. The account had already been published in london the same year. - Book block of vol. I slightly broken, both title with small stamp in colours on both sides. Bindings scraped. - Attached: Wißmann, H. von et al, Im Innern Afrikas. Die Erforschung des Kassai während der Jahre 1883-1885. Third edition. With photogr. frontispiece, 3 partly folding lithogr. maps and numerous illustrations in the text and on plates. Leipzig, F. A. Brockhaus 1891. Orig cloth. 8vo. XXI, 461 pp. - Joints slightly rubbed.

1368
Georg Schweinfurth
Im Herzen von Afrika. 2 Bde. 1874 + Wilsmann, Afrika. 1891
Estimate:
€ 200 / $ 234
Sold:
€ 216 / $ 252

(incl. 20% surcharge)