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19 Apr 2018 16:30 GMT

E. S. Grogan & A. H. Sharp

From the Cape to Cairo

Illustrated by A. D. McCormick

Published: Hurst & Blackett, London, 1900

Edition: First edition

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1 volume. First edition 1900.

The work is dedicated to Cecil John Rhodes who

wrote the introduction.

The first traverse of Africa from North to South.

Highly regarded and important work of travel, hunting and

adventure. Numerous encounters with wild elephants and 

savage tribes. Excellent reading and stunning illustrations.

Publishers pictorial cover with title. Gilt title on spine.

xvi, 377 pages + 2 page publishers catalogue.

Full-page + in-text illustrations.

3 maps [2 fold-out]. Some foxing.

Recorded shipping weight 2000g.

Shipped and insured by recorded delivery.

  • Binding Condition: very good
  • Overall Condition: very good
  • Size: 24.5 x 19 cm
  • Sold By: West Clare Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Tom Moloney
  • Country: Ireland
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