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Journal of the discovery of the source of the Nile

Title
Journal of the discovery of the source of the Nile / by John Hanning Speke ; with map and portraits, and numerous illustrations, chiefly from drawings by Captain Grant.
Author
Speke, John Hanning, 1827-1864.
Publication
New York : Harper & Brothers, publishers, Franklin Square, 1864.
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Description
xxx, [1], 32-590 p., [4] leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill., ports., maps; 25 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Subjects
Note
  • Most plates are included in pagination, excepting the frontispiece portait of Speke, the two maps (one folded), and the portrait of Grant facing p. 386.
Indexed In (note)
  • Library Company of Philadelphia. Afro-Americana, 1553-1906 (2nd ed.),
Provenance (note)
  • is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Contents
ch. 1. London to Zanzibar, 1859 -- ch. 2. Uzaramo -- ch. 3. Usagara -- ch. 4. Ugogo, and the wilderness of Mgunda Mkhali -- ch. 5. U-n-ya-mŭézi -- ch. 6. Uzinza -- ch. 7. Usŭi -- ch. 8. Karagŭé -- ch. 9. History of the Wahŭma -- ch. 10. Karagŭé and Uganda -- ch. 11[-ch. 14]. Palace, Uganda -- ch. 15. March down the northern slopes of Africa -- ch. 16. Bahr el Abaid -- ch. 17[-ch. 18]. Unyoro -- ch. 19. The march at Madi -- Ch. 20. Madi.
Call Number
Sc Rare 916.76-S (Speke, J. Journal of the discovery of the source of the Nile)
OCLC
  • 1498438
  • 1498438B
Author
Speke, John Hanning, 1827-1864.
Title
Journal of the discovery of the source of the Nile / by John Hanning Speke ; with map and portraits, and numerous illustrations, chiefly from drawings by Captain Grant.
Imprint
New York : Harper & Brothers, publishers, Franklin Square, 1864.
Indexed In:
Library Company of Philadelphia. Afro-Americana, 1553-1906 (2nd ed.), 9685
Provenance
Copy in Sc Rare 916.76-S (accession no. B429217) is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926. NN
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Grant, James Augustus, 1827-1892.
Harper & Brothers, publisher.
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938, former owner.
Added Title
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Research Call Number
Sc Rare 916.76-S (Speke, J. Journal of the discovery of the source of the Nile)
BMW (Speke, J. H. Journal of the discovery of the source of the Nile)
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