Antiquarian Auctions

SA Auction #85 begins on 10 Sep 2020

US Auction #3 begins on 13 Aug 2020

Livingstone (David)


A POPULAR ACCOUNT OF MISSIONARY TRAVELS AND RESEARCHES IN SOUTH AFRICA - With Map and Illustrations. From the library of Edna and Frank Bradlow.

Published: John Murray, London, 1861

Edition: 1st Edition

Lot closed

Sold for: Register or Sign In to find out

Bids: 1

Visits: 23

Have a similar item to sell? Contact Us with the details.

How it works


ix plus 436pp. Original cloth hardcover with faded gilt title to spine and gilt vignette of a Tsetsi fly to front board. Fold-out frontis of the Victoria Falls and several beautiful woodcut engravings interspersed throughout the text, fold-out map at rear, all present as called for. Edna and Frank Bradlow Ex Libris Past-down to title-page verso.

Gift inscription penned and dated 1863 to front free EP. Ownership label by same pasted to front fixed EP. Some wear and bumping to extremities. A few random grubby marks and fox marks to certain pages, which are for the most part clean and tight. A good plus copy.

  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good plus
  • Size: 196mm x 136mm x 34mm
  • Sold By: Booktown Africana
  • Contact Person: Chris Shelton
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0679155808
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Internet banking transfer (EFT), PAYPAL. Regret no Credit Card facility.
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

Similar lots in the current auction View all

Click on an item to view more details and to bid.

© 2020 Paul Mills trading as All rights reserved. Use of this website is regulated by our website Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.