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SA Auction #101 begins on 25 Aug 2022

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Gouldsbury C. & Sheane H.

THE GREAT PLATEAU OF NORTHERN RHODESIA

BEING SOME IMPRESSIONS OF THE TANGANYIKA PLATEAU

Published: Edward Arnold, London, 1911

Edition: First Edition

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First Edition, Octavo hardcover, bound in green cloth boards and has 360 uncut pages.

Gilt decoration on the front board and gilt titles to the spine. Head/heal and corners are bumped/rubbed, also has some marks on the front/back boards.

The book contains numerous black and white illustrations of portraits, landscapes, places, a frontispiece with a tissue-guard and a large fold-out map of North Eastern Rhodesia (with a tear on the left side).

There is some foxing on the half-title page, and throughout. Offsetting on front/rear endpapers and has previous owner’s inscription on the front pastedown.

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

  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Size: 230 x 155 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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