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SA Auction #104 begins on 19 Jan 2023

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Debenham, Frank

Report on the Water Resources of the Bechuanaland, Northern Rhodesia, Nyasaland, Tanganyika, Kenya and the Uganda (1948)

With large color folding General Map of Water Resources, 2 folding sketch maps, 10 full plate and in-text sketch maps, many photographs, tables, schematic plates, etc. Stunning work by Frank Debenham, Professor of Geography at Cambridge University.

Published: His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1948

Edition: First Edition

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With 3 large folding maps:

1) Color folding General Map Water Resources (60 x 47 cm; scale 1:6.000.000);

2) Folding Map of Bangweulu Swamps (Channels) (56 x 42 cm; scale 1:120.000);

3) Folding Compass Traverse of the Upper Shire River, Nyasaland, made by Prof. F. Debenham from A. Launch, June 1946 (47 x 20 cm; scale 1:50.000)

"Report on the Water Resources of the Bechuanaland Protectorate, Norther Rhodesia, the Nyasaland Protectorate, Tanganyika Territory, Kenya and the Uganda Protectorate."; Hardcover; Text in English; Collation complete - Title page, 86 pages, with 3 folding maps; Ex-library stamp embossed in gilt to the front board, ex-library label to the front paste down and numerous stamps to blank pages. Minor wear to extremities and tan to textblock edges. Contents clear, no foxing throughout, pages little yellowed, all maps in excellent codition, a lovely copy.

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  • Binding Condition: Very good
  • Overall Condition: Very good
  • Size: 32,5 x 21 cm
  • Sold By: The Antiquarian Book
  • Contact Person: Mariana Deric
  • Country: Romania
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