Lot #30/05 Narrative of an exploratory tour to the north-east of the Colony of the Cape of Good Hope by T. Arbousset & F. Daumas
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R490.00 ZAR

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Lot #30/05 Narrative of an exploratory tour to the north-east of the Colony of the Cape of Good Hope by T. Arbousset & F. Daumas. An account written by two French missionaries of the Paris Missionary Society. They toured parts of Natal, Transvaal & Free State in the 1840s, describing travel, nature, big game hunting & many of the different tribes found in those areas. This facsimile reprint of the first English language edition, contains plates from the first French edition & a map from the second English language edition. Copy no. 309 of 750 copies. “Africana Collectanea” series volume #27. Cape Town, C. Struik, 1968. New edition. 8vo. Hardcover. Dust jacket. Pp. (vi),xii,330, tinted plates, folding map. Dust jacket is worn, with some chips out (now protected by wrap-around plastic), text pages lightly toned. Good+ Reserve price: R490.00 bids welcome

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