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SA Auction #99 begins on 02 Jun 2022

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JOHNSTON K

Africa

Published: Edward Stanford , London, 1878

Edition: 1st ed thus

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Geographical tour of the continent by an F.R.G.S reflecting the current knowledge of the physical geography and the people of the explored regions. A history of that exploration, early colonialisation and the fight against slavery are added to a number of ethnographical chapters. 611 pp plus 1 p ads, engraved frontis (a rare portrait of Chuma, Livingstone\'s brave companion) and numerous engraved vignettes and plates, 16 maps, some folding, in colour. In decorative blind-stamped covers with gilt on front and spine, slightly rubbed; some wear top and bottom of spine, 2 bookplates, otherwise in generally good condition.
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Size: 210 x 155 mm
  • Sold By: Africana Books
  • Contact Person: Stefan Blank
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 021 4475741
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Direct deposit/EFT to our account, or Visa, Master & Amex cards - but an extra 5% will be debited for card chgs.. Paypal also welcome, but 7% charge will be levied, as there are PP &repatriation fees to be paid.
  • Trade Associations: Member of SABDA


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