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English: Timbuktu seen from a distance by Heinrich Barth's party, September 7, 1853
Date 1857
Source Heinrich Barth, Reisen und Entdeckungen. Gotha 1858, vol. 4.
The English edition: Barth, Henry (1857-1858), Travels and Discoveries in North and Central Africa: being a Journal of an Expedition undertaken under the Auspices of H.B.M.’s Government, in the Years 1849–1855 Volume 4, London: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans and Roberts. The illustration is between pages 404 and 405.
Author Drawn by Martin Bernatz after a sketch by Heinrich Barth


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