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Charles, Dundas


A History of the Wachagga their Laws Customs and Legends together with some Account of the Highest Mountain in Africa

Published: Witherby, London, 1924

Edition: First Edition

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First Edition Hardcover Octavo, bound in blue cloth boards with 349 pages.

Gilt titling to the spine only, light wear at spine ends. Head/heal are bumped/ rubbed with some minor wear along the corners/edges.

The book contains a black and white frontispiece (The Main Peak of Kilimanjaro) with a tissue guard, thirty black and white illustrations, and a fold-out map (Sketch Map of Mount Kilimanjaro).  

Previous owner's inscription on the front pastedown, also has some offsetting on the front/back pastedowns, light foxing can be seen throughout.

Overall, the book and the binding are in good condition.

  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Size: 227 x 150 mm
  • Sold By: Bookdealers cc
  • Contact Person: Doron Locketz
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 0114407936
  • Preferred Payment Methods: EFT, Payfast, Credit Card
  • Trade Associations: South African Bookdealers Association

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