xiv + 752 pages, frontispiece loose and hinge weak, 24 plates - 1 folding (in heliogravüre und lichtdruck) with tissue guards which are browned, 286 illustrations in the text, large colour folding map, blue cloth gilt worn at the spine, corners rubbed, the contents are printed on coated paper. A good copy.
A SOUTH AFRICAN BIBLIOGRAPHY volume 4 page 172: 'An account of a scientific expedition to study the geography, fauna, flora and native tribal life of the central and southern South West Africa, the Namib Desert, and portions of the Kalahari Desert, Including Bushmanland and Bechuanaland.' Schapera (I.) SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SOUTH AFRiCAN NATIVE LIFE AND PROBLEMS E173 (page 53) 'Valuable description of subsistence activities, material culture, and relations with Bantu, of the Central Kalahari Bushmen; also describes material culture of Namib Bushmen'.
- Overall Condition: A Good Copy
- Size: 4to (280 x200mm)
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