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SA Auction #106 begins on 13 Apr 2023

US Auction #15 begins on 03 May 2023

Burchell (William J.)


Reprinted from the original edition of 1822 - 4 with some additional material and with an introduction by I. Schapera

Published: The Batchwood Press, London, 1953

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2 volumes. 381 + 473 pages, frontispiece in each volume, volume one is a portrait of Burchell, 2 folding maps – the map at the end of volume one is torn at the first fold, 15 plates - 6 coloured, numerous vignettes, edges uncut - light foxing on the edges, blue cloth with some marks on the covers, spines titled gilt and faded, corners bumped, inscriptions of a previous owner on both front free endpapers, contents good.

This edition limited to 1250 copies.

  • Size: 8vo (247 x 170 mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Paul Mills
  • Country: South Africa
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