DESCRIPTION: Through the Dark Continent; or, The Sources of the Nile, Around the Great Lakes of Equatorial Africa and Down the Livingstone River to the Atlantic Ocean by Henry M. Stanley. Published by Harper & Brothers, New York, 1878. Two volumes. xiv, 522; ix, 566 + 2 ad pp. Illustrated with wood engravings and plates. Ten maps. Original pictorial green cloth with lettering & highlights in gilt hardcover. First American Edition. MEASUREMENTS: Each 6" x 9". CONDITION: Toning and soiling to pages. Separation of binding. Cover with wear, tears, and separation of cover to binding. Ownership markings.