Bookplate of George Ernest Morrison to paste-down of both volumes. Also signed by previous owner and historian, Eric Axelson. Chipping to the head and foot of the spines of both volumes and general edge-wear to the bindings. Folding map to the rear pocket of Volume 1. Numerous illustrations, folding maps and charts. Foxing to the prelims. Some minor tide marks to the top edge of a few pages in Volume 1. Contents clean. Vol I – xiv; 389pp; 4pp ads. Vol II – x; 366pp; 8pp ads.
Publisher: Daldy, Isbister & Co.
Date Published: 1877
Publication Place: London
Binding: Navy blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine & front board, gilt decorative rule & Africa map to front board.