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Author Name    Keane, A.H., F.R.G.S.

Title   AFRICA. VOL. I. NORTH AFRICA & VOL. II. SOUTH AFRICA. 2 VOLUME SET. STANFORD'S COMPENDIUM OF GEOGRAPHY AND TRAVEL (NEW ISSUE).

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Good+

Publisher   London Edward Stanford 1895

Seller ID   29656

639 pp, 671 pp, 7 7/8" H. Dark green cloth with gilt lettering/decoration on spines, black lettering and gilt decoraion on front boards. The two volumes contain a total of 169 b&w illustrations (including tissue-covered frontispieces) and 20 fold-out colour maps (collated). Vol. I. Chapter headings: Intro-ductory; The Atlas Region - Marocco, Algeria, Tunisia; Tripolitana; The Sahara; The Black Zone: West, Central, and East Sudan; Inhabitants and States of Sudan; Italian North-East Africa; Egypt and Nubia. Vol. II. Chapter headings: The Cameroons and South-East Atlantic Islands; French Equatorial Africa (Gaboon and Ogoway Basins; Lower Congo); The Congo Free State; Portuguese West Africa (Angola - Benguela - Mossamedes - Hinterland); German South-West Africa (Ovampo, Damara, and Great Namaqua Lands); Cape Colony; South-East Africa (Natal with Zululand; Orange Free State and Transvaal); British South Central Africa; Portuguese East Africa (Gazaland; Mozambique); German East Africa; British East Africa; Islands in the Indian Ocean; The West African Archipelagoes. Some folding maps have some edge browning, and a few tiny edge chips, and some tears archivally taped. Volume I has light edge wear, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, front board is bowed along with all pages up to page 250 - mainly due to number of folded maps, browned area on rear free endpaper due to laid-in newspaper clipping, light wrinkling at fore-edge of pages 581 to 605, light wrinkling at top corner of pages 529 to 544, front inside hinge paper is split but hinge is holding firmly, darkening to top of text block and scattered tiny foxing marks, minor shelf soiling on bottom of text block. Volume II has light edge wear, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, two very small edge bumps on rear board, a few small faint stains on rear board, darkening/soiling on top of text block, split in inside hinge paper but hinges are holding firmely, minor shelf soiling on bottom of text block.

Africa,  African  Exploration,  19th  Century,  Atlas  Region,  Morocco,  Marocco,  Algeria,  Tunisia,  Hydrographic  Systems,  Bantu,  Portuguese,  British,  Hamitic,  Semitic,  Geology,  Sahara  Desert,  Deserts,  Moors,  Berbers,  Jews,  Tunis,  Tripolitana,  Hamada,  Barka,  Marmarica,  Aujila,  Kufara  Oases,  Turks,  Tripolis,  Benghazi,  Dunes,  Oases,  Wargla,  El-Golea,  Eastern  Erg,  Tibesti  Highlands,  Timbuktu,  Tafilelt,  El  Juf,  Hydrography,  Saharan  Arabs,  Tuaregs,  Tibus,  Sudan,  Political  Divisions,  Liberia,  Guinea,  Senegambia,  Senegal,  Niger-Benue  Basin,  Kordofan,  Darfur,  Lake  Chad,  Zeriba,  White  Nile,  Fulahs,  Sokoto,  Gando,  Wolof,  Mandingans,  Gambia,  Sierre  Leone,  Ivory  Coast,  Gold  Coast,  Slave  Coast,  Madhi,  Madhist  Revolt,  Nilotic,  Eritrea,  Magdoshu,  Abyssinia,  Ethiopia,  Gallaland,  Somaliland,  Somalia,  Minerals,  Blue  Nile,  Lake  Tsana,  Egypt,  Nubia,  Nile  Valley,  Bahiuda  Steppe,  Khartum,  Cairo,  Nile  Delta,  Nubo-Egyptian  Populations,  Fellahin,  Copts,  Cameroons,  Cameroon  Mountains,  Fernando  Po,  Ascension,  St.  Helena,  Tristan  Da  Cunha,  Diego  Alvarez,  French  Equatorial  Africa,  Gaboon,  Gabon,  Ogoway  Basin,  Lower  Congo,  Pygmys,  Congo  Free  State,  Livingstone  Falls,  Lake  Tanganyika,  Lualaba,  Railways,  Portuguese  West  Africa,  Angola,  Benguela,  Mossamedes,  Slave  Trade,  Coanza,  Cunene,  Ganguellas,  German  South-west  Africa,  Ovampo,  Damara,  Great  Namaqua,  Hottentot,  Boers,  Walvisch  Bay,  Cape  Colony,  Dutch,  Kaffir  Wars,  Karoos,  Karroos,  Orange,  Bushmen,  Griqualand,  Diamond  Fields,  Diamonds,  Natal,  Zululand,  Orange  Free  State,  Transvaal,  Great  Trek,  Limpopo,  Swazi,  Tonga,  Bechuanaland,  Kalhari,  Lake  Ngami,  Zambesi,  Mashona,  Matabili,  Ndebele,  Victoria  Falls,  Lake  Nyassa,  Zambesia,  Stevenson  Road,  Gazaland,  Mozambique,  Lourenco  Marques,  Delagoa  Bay,  Sofala,  Kilimanjaro,  Swahili,  Dar  Es  Salaam,  Bagamoyo,  Ujiji,  Masai,  Equatorial  Lake,  Masailand,  Kenya,  Aberdare  Highlands,  Uganda,  Lake  Albert  Nyanza,  Ruwenzori,  Waganda,  Unyori,  Zanzibar,  Lemuria,  Madagascar,  Diego  Suarez,  Mossi-be,  Comoro,  Seychelles,  Reunion,  Madeira,  Canaries,  Cape  Verde  Islands,  Azores,  Archipelagoes,  Topography. 

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