Lot 20
  • 20

Baines, Thomas

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500 - 800 GBP
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Description

  • Explorations in South-West Africa. Being an Account of a Journey... from Walvisch Bay... to Lake Ngami and the Victoria Falls. London: Longman, Green, [&c.], 1864
  • Paper
FIRST EDITION, 8vo (222 x 140mm.), half-title, with errata, 3 folding engraved maps, chromolithographed frontispiece and 8 engraved plates, photograph loosely inserted, original blindstamped dark green cloth, dark brown endpapers, slight loss of text to leaf K, one plate loose, slightly rubbed

Provenance

University of the Witwatersrand Library, presented by Dr F.E. Kanthack, C.M.G., bookplate

Literature

Czech (Africa) p.9; Hilmy I p.49
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