Shifts and expedients of camp life, travel, and exploration
London, Horace Cox, 1871, First edition. Hardcover. (10)+iv+(2)+831 pp. Black & White images. Conditie: Fair, Binding in bad condition: front board loose, spine loose, chafing to leather. Leather dried. Three leaves loose, some foxing. . Originally published as seventeen installments. A guide for camping, exploring and colonists. Subjects include a Time Gun which would fire daily at noon, the Assegai gun rest, a skin boat, cape-waggon tent, the construction of wheels in parts, ropebridges, etc..
Book number: 6614
€ 450.00 [Appr.: US$ 539.29 | £UK 390 | JP„ 58682]