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Gillmore, Parker (Ubique)

Days and Nights by The Desert

Published: Kegan Paul, Trench & Co Limited, London, 1888

Edition: First Edition

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The narrative is a continuation of the journey published under the title " A Hunter's Arcadia," the country explored being a tract bordering the Great Kalahari Desert. The volume is well illustrated, and affords an interesting account of these regions, from a sportman's point of view.

SOURCE: Mendelssohn. Volume 1. Pages 603-4.

Original green cloth gilt, with lion gilt vignette to front board, gilt lettering to spine. viii plus 234 pages. Halftitle. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Title. Preface. Contents. List of Full-page illustrations(12+1). 8.vo. 1888. 

Slight offset to endpapers. Binding tight and contents and illustrations. Very clean copy.

  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good-All Plates.
  • Size: 23 X 15cm
  • Sold By: Quathlamba Winds Books
  • Contact Person: Ian & Yvonne Halford
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 01743 361772
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Paypal-Cheques-Direct Transfer to UK Bank.
  • Trade Associations: SABDA

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