Lot #17/05 The monkey folk of South Africa by F.W. Fitzsimons + 1
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Lot #17/05 The monkey folk of South Africa by F.W. Fitzsimons. The famous naturalist & herpetologist, wrote this book about primates, as well as books on birds & mammals, apart from his numerous publications on snakes. This book is told as though written by a monkey. London, Longmans, Green & Co., 1911. First, edition. 8vo. Cloth with inlaid picture. Pp. xv,167, plates. Spine worn, covers marked, inscriptions & rubber-stamp on end-paper, some browning, pen notation in the text. Fair+ …. Together with …. A naturalist remembers by S.H. Skaife. An entertaining autobiography of this great South African natural scientist. Cape Town, Longmans, 1963. First edition. 8vo. Hardcover. Dust jacket. Pp. (viii),199, frontispiece (portrait), photo-plates, diagrams. Dust jacket a bit edge-worn, previous owner’s details on end-paper, text a bit browned. Good+ Two books sold as a pair Reserve price: R180.00 bids welcome

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