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SA Auction #93 begins on 19 Aug 2021

US Auction #8 begins on 01 Sep 2021

Thomson, Joseph

Through Masai Land

Published: Sampson Low Marsden Searle & Rivington, London , 1885

Edition: 3rd ed

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Second expedition by noted Scottish explorer, this time through the heart of Masai country, via Mount Kilimanjaro past Lakes Naivasha and Nakuru toward Lake Baringo. In original blind-stamped gilt-decorated covers, eps replaced, ex museum library copy, with small stamps in prelims, 583 pp + 32 pp ads; all engraved plates present, as well as both maps, both of which have some archival repairs, mainly at folds. A very clean and tight copy of an uncommon work.
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Size: 230 x 160 mm
  • Sold By: Africana Books
  • Contact Person: Stefan Blank
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 021 4475741
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