AFRICAN ADVENTURE: Four Hundred Years of Exploration in the “Dangerous Continent.” Picture research by Sarah Waters.

(New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1973).

FIRST EDITION OF THIS narrative history of exploration in Africa, “skillfully match[ed]... with perceptive assessments of the leading European players on the African stage” (dustjacket). A comprehensive, entertaining, and highly readable work. Item #17447

First edition. With 4 maps, 42 color illustrations, and numerous black and white illustrations throughout. 4to, publisher's original red cloth lettered in gilt on the spine, in the illustrated dustjacket. 288, including index. A very fine copy.

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