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30 May 2019 16:30 GMT

Grasselli (Giorgio)

AFRICAN SUNSETS (Collectors' edition signed by the author)

The story of an adventurous life

Published: Rowland Ward Publications, Johannesburg, 2007

Edition: First English Edition

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First English Edition: 319 pages, sepia toned frontispiece portrait, lavishly illustrated with colour photographs, coloured map as end papers, 2 other coloured maps, cream cloth boards with black simulated leather spine, titled gilt on the upper cover and spine, a fine copy housed in a black slipcase which is also titled in gilt on the cover.

The limitation page reads: Two hundred copies of this collectors' edition have been published of which this is number 29 signed by the author.

Giorgio Grasselli is a well-known professional hunter. But, as the author emphasises, this is not purely a hunting book. It is also the story of his life in Africa, written with honesty, humor and often with irony. https://safarioutdoor.co.za/products/african-sunsets-giorgio-grasselli-dvd-as

The Italian edition was published in 2005

  • Overall Condition: A Fine Copy
  • Size: 8vo (250 x170mm)
  • 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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