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Creator:
Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890.
Title:
First footsteps in East Africa, or, An exploration of Harar. By Richard F. Burton ...
Published/Created:
London, Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1856.
Physical Description:
xl p., 1 l., 648 p. 2 col. pl. (incl. front.) 2 col. port., map, plan. 23 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DT401 B97 1856
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Appendices: I. Diary and observations made by Lieutenant Speke, while attempting to reach the Wady Nogal.--II. Grammatical outline and vocabulary of the Harari language.--III. Meteorological observations in the cold season of 1854-5. By Lieutenants Herne, Stroyan, and Burton.--IV. [Omitted]--V. A condensed account of an attempt to reach Harar from Ankobar [by William Barker]
Abbey, J. R. Travel 276
Printed by Spottiswoode & Co., New-Street-Square.
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy.
BAC: Binders label reads: Edmonds & Remnants.
Illustrations by M[ichael] & N[icholas] Hanhart; after Dutercq, J[ohn] Brander and Howard Douglas.
Subject Terms:
Edmonds & Remnants -- Binder.
Hanhart, M. & N -- Printer.
Harari language.
Hārer (Ethiopia) -- Description and travel.
Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans -- Publisher.
Somalia -- Description and travel.
Spottiswoode & Co. -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Chromolithographs -- 1856.
Contributors:
Speke, John Hanning, 1827-1864.
Barker, William C.
Hanhart, Michael, engraver.(BAC,RB)
Hanhart, Nicholas, engraver. (BAC,RB)
Dutercq, ill. (BAC,RB)
Douglas, Howard, Sir, 1776-1861, ill. (BAC,RB)
Brandard, John, 1812-1863, ill. (BAC,RB)
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