Antiquarian Auctions

SA Auction #93 begins on 19 Aug 2021

US Auction #8 begins on 01 Sep 2021

Distant, W.L.

A naturalist in the Transvaal

Published: R.H. Porter, London, 1892

Edition: First edition

Lot closed

Sold for: Register or Sign In to find out

Bids: 3

Visits: 52

Have a similar item to sell? Contact Us with the details.

How it works

Register

The author travelled extensively in the Transvaal, visiting Pretoria, exploring the Waterberg & Zoutpansberg areas and collecting samples of particularly insects. Illustrated with fine drawings of animals, insects (four chromolithograph plates) and of tribal implements. Covers slightly rubbed, corners a bit bumped, penci note on end-paper, some browning & foxing. A really nice collectors item of a scarce work
  • Binding Condition: Very good
  • Overall Condition: Very good
  • Size: 8vo
  • Sold By: ABC Bookshop
  • Contact Person: Dennis Slotow
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: +27 833217872
  • Preferred Payment Methods: PayFast, bank transfer
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved


© 2021 Paul Mills trading as AntiquarianAuctions.com. All rights reserved. Use of this website is regulated by our website Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.