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Distant, W.L.

A naturalist in the Transvaal

Published: R.H. Porter, London, 1892

Edition: First edition

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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: books@abcbook.co.za
  • Telephone: +27 833217872
  • Preferred Payment Methods: PayFast, bank transfer
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved


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