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Andersson (Charles John)

THE LION AND THE ELEPHANT

Edited by L. Lloyd

Published: Hurst and Blackett, London, 1873

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386 pages, wood engraved frontispiece, 3 engraved plates, recent quarter tan leather with marbled paper boards, new end papers titled gilt on the spine, edges uncut, light foxing on the page edges, a very good copy.

Mendelssohn (Sidney) South African Bibliography, volume 1, page 42. After the death of Mr Andersson, his voluminous papers and notes came into the possession of Mr. L. Loyd. The volume has been compiled from these sources, and it comprises an interesting collection of anecdotes concerning the lion and the elephant and a few full-page engravings.

  • Overall Condition: A Very Good Copy
  • Size: 8vo (230 x 150mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Paul Mills
  • Country: South Africa
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