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SA Auction #102 begins on 06 Oct 2022

US Auction #13 begins on 02 Nov 2022

Vernon Forbes & John Rourke (eds)

Paterson's Cape Travels 1777 to 1779

Published: Brenhurst Press, Johannesburg, 1980

Edition: First

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Number 6 in the first Brenthurst Series; the very well edited journal of William Paterson the traveller and sponsored botanical collector. See Lot #274

Original green cloth boards with a black title label on the spine with gilt titling. Limited to 850 copies.

Original dust jacket. Dark green decorated endpapers. 203 pages and numerous beautiful illustrations from the collection of Paterson's water-colours (probably not by his own hand) in the Brenthurst Library.

Condition:Good overall - dust jacket has some scuffing.

A original map of Paterson's (and Sparrmn's) travels was also produced for Paterson's book: See Lot #254

  • Overall Condition: Fine
  • Size: 270mm x 265mm
  • Sold By: Roger Stewart Antiquarian
  • Contact Person: Dr. Roger Stewart
  • Country: South Africa
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