A. C. McClurg and Company, Chicago, Frst Edition, First Printing, 1895. A. C. McClurg and Company, Chicago (1895). Dark blue cloth over boards, gold designs and lettering. Europe in Africa in The Nineenth Century is novel of "short yarns." They will probably be found to have their ends somewhere in the coming century. European imperialism and the history of colonization on the African. France since 1876 has increased her Africa lands eight time -fold, Great Britain seven-fold; Congo Free State a million square mlliles, is a perfect new creation; both Germany and Italy have for the first time in their history taken up African responsbilities, and even Russia , not content with owning half-uninhabited Asia, has made some attempt to gain a foothole in Alyssinia. Very Good ++, spine good and tight, text clean and vibrant / No DJ. Item #892
A. C. McClurg and Company, Frst Edition, First Printing, September, 1895. Very Good ++, spine good and tight, text clean and vibrant. Dark blue cloth over boards, gold designs and lettering. One spot on front cover and two tiny light spot on back cover. No DJ. 3 Maps. 23 Bright and stunning illustrations, each with a tissue paper, of all the movers and shakers influencing and shaping the continent of Africa. Very interesting history.