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From Benguella to the Territory of Yacca, 2 Volumes

Author: Capello, H. And R. Ivens
Price: $1700.00
Publisher Location: London
Publisher: Sampson Law, Marston, Searle & Rivington
Year Published: 1882
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Binding: Decorative Cloth
"Description of a Journey into Central and West Africa, Comprising ...Surveys of the Sources of the Rivers Cunene, Cubango, Luando, Cuanza and Cuango , and of Great Part of the Course of the Two Latter".. The authors were officers of the Royal Portuguese Navy, exploring in 1877- 1880. This expedition attempted to explore and claim the lands between Portuguese colonies Angola and Mozambique. Pages liii,395 and xv, 351 plus 32 pages publisher ads. Both volumes have been professionally repaired outside on the corners, hinges and spine ends. Now protected in clear, mylar dustjackets. Inside repairs were not needed as the paper blocks are solid, and free of stains or foxing. A RARE set, with only two other copies on the internet at this writing.
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