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HENRY M. STANLEY

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“FOR 160 DAYS WE MARCHED THROUGH THE FOREST, BUSH AND JUNGLE”

STANLEY, Henry M. In Darkest Africa. New York, 1890. Two volumes.

Deluxe signed limited first edition, American issue, number 39 of only 250 copies signed by Stanley, of the classic 19th-century account of African exploration. Profusely illustrated with engraved frontispieces, 38 mounted plates on India paper, six additional full-page etchings (each signed by the artist), three color folding maps (two backed in cloth), a folding table of comparative vocabularies, and numerous mounted, in-text India-prints. $15,000.

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ORIGINAL ART NOUVEAU SCRIBNER’S POSTER ADVERTISING EXPLORER STANLEY

STANLEY, Henry M. Poster advertising upcoming article in Century Magazine. New York, 1900.

Vintage advertising poster for Stanley’s upcoming article on “the development of Africa,” with blue vegetation and large yellow sunburst. $3800.

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“A PLACE IN THE VERY FRONT RANK OF THE WORLD’S GREATEST EXPLORERS”

STANLEY, Henry M. The Congo and the Founding of its Free State. London, 1885. Two volumes.

First edition, with over 100 wood-engraved illustrations (many full-page), three folding maps heightened in color bound in Volume I, and two large color folded maps. $2800.

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