Lot #13/09 Lake Ngami; or, explorations and discoveries during four years’ wanderings in the wilds of southwestern Africa by Charles John Andersson
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R850.00 ZAR

This auction has been sold to Werner Oeder at R850.00 .

Lot #13/09 Lake Ngami; or, explorations and discoveries during four years’ wanderings in the wilds of southwestern Africa by Charles John Andersson. One of the major books of exploration of Southern Africa in the mid 19th century. Andersson, a Swedish naturalist & trader had many big game hunting experiences; described the indigenous people, their material culture and travelled extensively in modern day Namibia & Botswana, visiting many places there, not previously seen or described by European travellers. New York, Harper Brothers, 1856. First USA edition. 8vo. Decorative cloth, recased, original spine laid down. Pp. 521,(2, adverts.), wood-engravings. Recased, original cloth, covers a bit rubbed & marked, newe end-papers, library blind-stamp & accession number on title-page, some tears in a few pages, foxing. Good. Reserve price: R850.00 bids welcome

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