Authored by John Hanning Speke with illustrations by Captain Grant. This 1984 2nd Impression has been photographically reprinted from the 1863 1st Edition, retaining original style print and imperfections, thus being historically a true representation. The original book was published by Blackwood and Sons, this edition being a Time Life Reprint. Leather bound hard cover and guilt edged, this copy is in Fine condition, uncovered and unread. A heavy and thick book, the size of the book is 217x145x60mm and the weight is 1.255kg.