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Speedy, Cornelia Mary
MY WANDERINGS IN THE SOUDAN. LONDON: RICHARD BENTLEY, 1884
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Speedy, Cornelia Mary
MY WANDERINGS IN THE SOUDAN. LONDON: RICHARD BENTLEY, 1884
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 4,000 USD
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Speedy, Cornelia Mary
MY WANDERINGS IN THE SOUDAN. LONDON: RICHARD BENTLEY, 1884
2 volumes, 8vo. Folding lithographed map, in-text illustrations; minor foxing to titles and endpapers. Original pictorial red cloth gilt, black endpapers; minor foxing to edges, water stain to upper cover of vol.1. Blue cloth slipcase.
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Provenance

Franklin Brooke-Hitching (his sale, Sotheby's London, 30 September 2015, lot 127)

Literature

Hilmy II, p.254

Catalogue Note

FIRST EDITION, BROOKE-HITCHING COPY. Mrs. Speedy's travels covered the northeastern part of the Sudan, from the Red Sea port of Suakin to the territory of the Hamran Arabs near the Black Nile.

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