London: John Murray, 1816. First Edition. Quarto, xxxix, , 231 pages; VG; three quarters bound in calf, paper covered boards, paneled spine with black label and gilt titling; some mild wear and rubbing, cracking to spine; bookplate to front pastedown of Thomas Munro; wide margins; folding map; shelved case 9.
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One of the first accounts to describe Timbuktu, although initially thought to be a hoax.;
Thomas Munro served as an East India Company Army officer and statesman, in addition to also being the governor of Madras Presidency.;