Sale 625 Lot 28

* BEKE, Charles Tilstone (1800-1874). The Sources of the Nile. London: James Madden, 1860.

8vo (221 x 137 mm). 6 engraved maps (2 folding), folding diagram. Publisher's plum cloth gilt (spine very slightly sunned). Provenance: "H. W." (bookplate).

FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed by Beke to James Blythe on the title-page. A VERY FINE COPY. Gay 2606.

Estimate $400-600

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