Chapter 1: Africana - Exploration and Discovery
found: 4 books

 
DURANT, E
Exploration Francaise Au Zambeze
Challamel et Cie, Editeurs, Paris. 1888, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 115 pages (complete). In French throughout. A placid copy. Half-leather. Marbled boards. The boards, leathered corners and spine all have wear, scuffing, scratches from shelving and storage. There are handling and storage marks. Nonetheless, they are comfortable, sure. Marbled end papers (fresh). The contents have some tanning, especially fore and aft, and to the page edges, from shelving / storage. There are shallow handling marks. Overall, and by far, the contents are austere, clean, clear, confident, convivial, certain. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 45mm
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 127 | £UK 115.25 | JP¥ 15742]

 
LIVINGSTONE, DAVID ; BOUCHER, MAURICE (ED)
Livingstone Letters, 1843 to 1872: David Livingstone Correspondence in the Brenthurst Library, Johannesburg (Brenthurst Second Series)
Brenthurst Press, Johannesburg. 1985, Limited. (ISBN: 0909079269). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 256 pages (complete). Unnumbered copy of a limited edition of 850 copies. A gratifying copy. The dustjacket has wear, scuffing. It is secure and sure. The brown cloth covered boards are handsome, healthy. The contents are in wonderful condition. Luxe, fresh, very clean and clear, produced with care, passion - indeed as if almost new throughout! fk. Near Fine/Fair.
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Book number: 44ol
USD 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 72 | £UK 65.5 | JP¥ 8920]
Keywords: 0909079269

 
LIVINGSTONE, DAVID
A Popular Account of Dr Livingstone's Expedition to the Zambesi and Its Tributaries: And of the Discovery of Lakes Shirwa and Nyassa 1959-1864
John Murray, London. 1887, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 416 pages (complete). A placid copy. Green boards with gilt decoration and titling (clear). The boards have wear about the edges, corners, seams. They are scuffed and marked from handling and storage. They are convivial and sound. The dedication page has a previous owner's rush of a signature. The contents are pleasing: clean, clear, genial, determined, amenable, companionable. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 4ol
USD 145.00 [Appr.: EURO 122.75 | £UK 111.5 | JP¥ 15217]

 
LORD, W B; BAINES, T
Shifts and Expedients of Camp Life, Travel & Exploration
Horace Cox, London. 1876, 2nd Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 734 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. The blue boards have corner knocks, wear and marking, scuffing all about from handling and shelving. The gilt titling on the spine is stamped on a smaller, different leather patch. The boards and spine are sound, steady. The early pages are aged. The guttering along the frontispiece is cracked. But, the page is still secure. The early pages are marked, foxed by age and handling. The contents have some mild spots and sprinkles of foxing here and there. The page borders have some light shelving tanning. Despite these very mild distractions, the pages are clean, clear, attentive, amenable, confident, certain, generous. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 52qs
USD 400.00 [Appr.: EURO 338.25 | £UK 307.5 | JP¥ 41978]

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