Dec 17, 2019 - Sale 2527

Sale 2527 - Lot 289

Estimate: $ 300 - $ 500
(BOTANY -- AFRICA.) Speke, John Hanning; Grant, James Augustus. The Botany of the Speke and Grant Expedition, an Enumeration of the Plants Collected During the Journey ... from Zanzibar to Egypt. 3 parts in one, Volume XXIX of The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. 190 pages, color-tinted lithographed map and 136 lithographed plates after Walter Hood Fitch. 4to, 11 1/2x9 inches, contemporary cloth-backed plain boards with paper spine labels, boards separated, block and spine cracked into three sections; contents very clean; oval ink stamps of Stoke on Trent Free Library to prelims and several plates. London: Taylor and Francis, 1872-1875