RITCHIE, James Ewing. The Pictorial Edition of the Life and Discoveries of David Livingstone, LL.D., F.R.G.S. Embellished with Well Executed Wood Engravings, a Series of Portraits, Printed in Colours and a Coloured Map, Shewing the Region of His Latest Labours.

London and Edinburgh, Fullarton, [c. 1876].


Two volumes in five original parts, 4to. Original green cloth, ornamented in blind, spines and front covers lettered in gilt chromolithographic plates, colour-printed folding map, wood-engravings in the text, titles and preliminaries for both volumes at the end of the fifth part; light wear to extremities, cloth of the first part a bit bubbled, occasional spotting, an overall good set.

A well-illustrated edition celebrating the great African explorer and missionary's achievements.