Lot #3/14 Travel and adventures in south-east Africa
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R900.00 ZAR

This auction has been sold to Adrienne Tarr at R900.00 .

 

Lot #3/14 Travel and adventures in south-east Africa: being the narrative of the last eleven years spent by the author on the Zambesi and its tributaries; with an account of the colonisation of Mashunaland and the progress of the gold industry in that country by Frederick Courteney Selous. Account of exploration, hunting, spread of British imperialism & meetings with tribal peoples in Zimbabwe. "Heritage Series" vol. 5. Copy no. 22 of a limited edition of 2000 copies, this being one of 90 copies of the collectors edition, specially bound in quarter green leather, decorative tan cloth sides, contained in a matching tan cloth slip-case. A really attractive memento of one of the great colonial pioneers. Salisbury, Pioneer Head, 1972. Facsimile reprint. 8vo. Quarter-leather. Pp. (iv),xviii,503, colour frontispiece, plates, illustrations, portrait, folding colour map. Slip-case slightly frayed, spine lightly sunned. Good+ Reserve price: R790.00 bid R800

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