Catalog Record: The search for the source of the Nile : correspondence between Captain Richard Burton, Captain John Speke and others, from Burton's unpublished East African letter book : together with other related letters and papers in the collection of Quentin Keyens, esq., now printed for the first time | Hathi Trust Digital Library

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The search for the source of the Nile : correspondence between Captain Richard Burton, Captain John Speke and others, from Burton's unpublished East African letter book : together with other related letters and papers in the collection of Quentin Keyens, esq., now printed for the first time / edited, with a biographical commentary, by Donald Young ; and with a preface by Quentin Keynes.

Main Author: Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890.
Related Names: Young, Donald. , Speke, John Hanning 1827-1864.
Language(s): English
Published: London : Roxburghe Club : 1999.
Subjects: Speke, John Hanning, > 1827-1864 > Correspondence.
Burton, Richard Francis, > Sir, > 1821-1890 > Correspondence.
Authors, English > 19th century > Correspondence.
Explorers > Africa, Eastern > Correspondence.
Explorers > Great Britain > Correspondence.
Nile River > Discovery and exploration.
Africa, Eastern > Discovery and exploration.
Note: Folded map inserted.
Physical Description: xxxi, 207 p., [4] p. of facsimiles : ill., map ; 26 cm.
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