Lot #19/08 Three visits to Madagascar during the years 1853-1854-1856, including a journey to the capital
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R400.00 ZAR

This auction has been sold to Donal McCracken at R400.00 .

Lot #19/08 Three visits to Madagascar during the years 1853-1854-1856, including a journey to the capital. With notices of the natural history of the country and of the present civilisation of the people by the Rev. William Ellis. Although dealing mostly with mission work in Madagascar, pp. 193 - 250 give a description of  travels in the Cape. He crossed the Orange River & went as far as Philippolis. He then returned through the eastern Cape visiting mission stations along the way. London, John Murray, 1858. Fourth thousand. 8vo. Decorative cloth. Pp. xvii,(ii),476,32 (publisher’s list), folding frontispiece, plates, smaller engravings, map of Madagascar. Covers stained, spine title worn, binding slightly shaken, foxing, pencil details on paste-down & half-title. Fair+ Reserve price: R400.00 bids welcome

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