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J.P.R. Wallis (Ed)

The Barotseland Journal of James Stevenson-Hamilton 1898-1899

Published: Chatto & Windus, London, 1953

Edition: First

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A journal by James Stevenson-Hamilton of the navigability of the Zambesi river. The diary gives a detailed picture of the Barotse. Stevenson-Hamilton became warden of the Sabie game reserve , now the famous Kruger National Park. Contains 5 colour illustrations, half-tone frontispiece portrait of the author and a map of Northern Rhodesia. Scarlet buckram with top edge gilt, pp. 246. Spine slightly faded. Previous owner's name on ffep. Uncut pages. Some foxing to endpapers.
  • Jacket Condition: No Jacket
  • Binding Condition: Very good
  • Overall Condition: Very good

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