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30 May 2019 16:30 GMT

Makin (W.J.)

ACROSS THE KALAHARI DESERT

Published: Arrowsmith, London, 1929

Edition: First Edition

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First edition: 288 pages, frontispiece, 15 black and white plates, map as end papers, booksellers ticket on the front paste-down end paper, light foxing, maroon cloth titled gilt on the spine, which is starting to fade, a good copy.

The book describes the journey across the Kalahari with Captain B.E.H. Clifford, as the leader of the expedition - photographs on pages 92 and 124 and the author on page 144.

  • Overall Condition: A Good Copy
  • Size: 8vo (230 x 140 mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Paul Mills
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: africana@clarkes.co.za
  • Telephone: 021 794 0600
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Visa & Mastercard and Bank transfers
  • Trade Associations: ABA - ILAB, SABDA


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