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SA Auction #101 begins on 25 Aug 2022

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Thomas Baines

Explorations in South West africa

Being an Account of a Journey in the years 1861 and 1862 from Walvisch Bay, on the Western Coast, to Lake Ngami and the Victoria Falls.

Published: Pioneer Head, Salisbury, 1973

Edition: Facsimile

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A beautiful facsimile edition of an important, uncommonly available book by Thomas Baines F.R.G.S., a famous traveller, author, artist (and much more).  

Facsimile reprint of the uncommon original 1864 edition, with additional colour plates from Baines's paintings. Introduction by Frank R. Bradlow, F.R.G.S.

In 14/ leather and green cloth 19/90 in the Collectors' Edition 535 pp as new. Three  maps, numerous colour illustrations. Frontispiece: “The Motjohaara or Damara Mother Tree” Original Water colour by Thomas Baines. A facsimile reprint in wonderful condition.

  • Binding Condition: Excellent
  • Overall Condition: Fine
  • Size: 157mm x 230 mm x 55mm

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