The White Nile

By: MOOREHEAD, Alan

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Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Book club edition. Reporter and popular historian Alan Moorehead presents the history of the upper tributary of the Nile River; in so doing he tells of major historical events and personages along the river in his engaging, highly-readable style. With maps of the Blue Nile drainage at endpapers and three sections of plates depicting people and scenes along the way. B-O-M-C promotional material about this work laid in. --- In reddish-brown cloth-covered boards with titling stamped in silver on cover and spine. Jacket features unattributed photographic portrait of the author to back panel. --- Prior owner's signature in bold marker to front free endpaper, minor soiling to textblock top edge, else a sound, tightly-bound copy. Jacket with a gash to mid-spine and with small tears and chipping (especially to spine ends), else intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); (10), 385 pages

Title: The White Nile

Author Name: MOOREHEAD, Alan

Categories: >>History,

Edition: BCE

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1960

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 31528