RANKIN, Daniel J. The Zambesi Basin and Nyassaland. Edinburgh and London, William Blackwood, 1893.
8vo. Original orange-brown pictorial cloth; pp. vi, , 277, 32 (publisher's catalogue), three colour-printed folding maps, plates after watercolours; a very good copy with contemporary ownership inscription to verso of frontispiece.
First edition. Live and travels in Central Africa, much of it in the footsteps of Livingstone (Quillimane, Blantyre, the Chinde and Zambesi Delta, the Shirè Highlands and Mombasa).