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    Sale 2333 | Lot 51
    Price Realized: $7,800With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2333 Lot 51

      (EXPLORERS.) BURTON, RICHARD FRANCIS. Autograph Manuscript, unsigned, fragmentary notes, including comments on Richard H. Major's Life of Prince Henry of Portugal with a crudely drawn map of the coast of present-day Mozambique showing Lake Albert and Lake Tanganyika. 7 pages, 8vo, "Athenaeum Club" stationery, written on two folded sheets; center vertical folds reinforced. Np, [1868-90]

      Estimate $2,000 - 3,000

      ". . . 15th cent. last of Dark Ages . . . . Legname / Madeira = El Phassam = Mieux El Leghnam . . . . Sierra Leon a . . . new sound of roaring of thunder . . . heard in its cloud . . . ."


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $7,800

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