Twenty years in Khama's country and pioneering among the Batauana of Lake Ngami
: Hepburn, Rev. J.D. (Edited by C.H. Lyall)Year
: First editionPublisher
: London; Hodder and StoughtonCategory
: Africa SouthPrice
: € 175.-
Publishers' green, gilt cloth, 8vo., pp. xiii, (1), 1,1, 397 with a frontispiece portrait of Rev. Hepburn, protected by a tissue guard. Illustrated with many photographs and a full page map. Booksellers' ticket of W. Brierley, Leeds at front pastedown. There is an inscription on the front paste down, which reads:This book was substituted
by another wh. was considered
to be more in accordance
with the taste of the recipient
by her mistress.
Missing front flyleave which apparently has been removed. Extremities a bit rubbed and head and tail as well as corners lightly bumped, but overall a presentable copy of a book which is rare in its first edition.
Hosken p. 97 (2nd edition), Mendelssohn I, p. 705.
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