A Private Journal Kept During the Niger Expedition,

SIMPSON William (1843.)

£600.00  [First Edition]

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From the Commencement in May, 1841, Until the Recall of the Expedition in June, 1842. First edition. 8vo. 20th C half calf, spine gilt. xii, 139pp. London, John F. Shaw,

Simpson's journal preceeded the official account of this expedition by five years. His edited journal provides a detailed narrative of this disastrous expedition led by William Allen.

Stock Code: 226004

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