Lake Ngami Or Explorations and Discovery During Four Years of Wanderings in Wilds of South-Western Africa.
Africana Collectanea Volume XXIV. Struik. Cape Town 1967 1st edition thus. Facsimile of the 1857 Hurst & Blackett 2nd edition. Gilt title & device on green cloth boards. 546pp illustrated 8vo. 1.1kg. No inscriptions. A G-VG copy in poor dustwrapper (with loss to spine). fold-out map at rear excellent. Copy No. 741 of 750. This narrative describes two expeditions. One extended to Nangoro's Werft in the Ovampo country, and the other when he travelled by himself to Lake Ngami. Few accounts give so full and complete an account of Namaqualand, Damaraland, and the Ovampo country. The description of the fauna and flora is unequalled by any other traveller of this time.
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