Lot #8/08 The story of Africa and its explorers by Robert Brown
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R950.00 ZAR

This auction has been sold to B. Cilliers at R950.00 .

Lot #8/08 The story of Africa and its explorers by Robert Brown.  Four large volumes bound in two, giving a detailed history of the exploration of the whole continent. Includes early voyages of exploration, west Africa, missionary explorers in South Africa and elsewhere in Africa, big game hunters and the colonisation of Africa. Superbly illustrated work. Although the covers are loose, this still looks nice on the shelf.HOSKEN, p. 28. London, Cassell & Co., Ltd., 1892-1895. First edition. Four volumes bound in two. 4to. Pp. viii,312 + viii,312 + viii,312 + viii,312, 200 full-page & smaller illustrations, portraits, maps. Bound in old half-leather, front & back covers detached (but present) from both volumes spines, some wear to spines & corners, name-stamp on half-titles, text browned & foxed. Good. Reserve price: R900.00 bids welcome

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