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BRUCE, J., To my worthy and learned friend, the honourable Daines Barrington, this plan of two attempts to arrive at the source of the Nile..., antique map, old maps BRUCE, J. - To my worthy and learned friend, the honourable Daines Barrington, this plan of two attempts to arrive at the source of the Nile...
Götting, ca. 1790, Uncoloured.. 500x305mm. Printed on heavy hand-laid paper. Folds and narrow bottom margin as issued. Some toning and a few small spots. One short repaired tear to bottom border.
Important map of Ethiopia, centred on Lake Tana. Extends from Gondar until the Saccala District and the Geesh Abay (Geesh Springs), marked "Source of the Nile". The map plots Bruce's travels in search of the source of the Blue Nile starting from the ethiopian capital of Gondar. Local guides l... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 300 - $ 400
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