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    Henry M. Stanley. The Congo and the Founding of Its Free State, A Story of Work and Exploration. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1885. First American edition. Two octavo volumes. 528; 483, 12 pages publisher's ads. Fully illustrated, with two large folded maps at rear in pocket of each volume. Publisher's decorative cloth. Covers lightly rubbed at extremities with hint of dampstaining to front board and top edge of Volume Two. Pages lightly toned throughout. Rear endpaper of Volume One has creased torn bottom corner. Maps somewhat toned with tears at creases. A better than very good set.

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    February, 2012
    8th Wednesday
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