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My African Journey, 1st edition, Hodder & Stoughton, 1908,
half-title, 61 monochrome illustrations after photographs (taken by Churchill himself), 3 maps, including one folding, 18 page publisher's list at end, light spotting to preliminary leaves, school prize label to front endpaper, dated January 2nd 1909, original pictorial red and blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, slightly rubbed, and some minor marks (generally a good copy), 8vo
Woods A12. Czech 37. First edition in book form of Churchill's two-month tour in British East Africa, principally Uganda and Kenya, while Under Secretary of State for the Colonies, in 1907.