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Andersson, Charles John. LAKE NGAMI; OR, EXPLORATIONS AND DISCOVERIES, DURING FOUR YEARS' WANDERINGS IN THE WILDS OF SOUTH WESTERN AFRICA. London: Hurst and Blackett, 1856. 2nd ed. 10" x 6". xviii, 546; ads 23, [1], 14 pp., + 16 plates and 1 folding map. Publisher's cloth, recased/rebacked with original spine laid on, cloth with some fading and edgewear, slight shelf-lean to text-block. Contents clean overall with some occasional spots of foxing, instances of very small and faint marginal stains, map with short closed tear to fold, inscription to ffe, Very Good overall. Bookplate of The Africa Collection of Edward C. Tabler to pastedown. *************************** With tinted lithographs executed by Joseph Wolfe and printed by Hanhart. "Few if any books give so full and complete an account of Namaqua-Land, Damara-Land, and the Ovambo country... curious customs of the natives...." (Mendelssohn I:41)

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[Africa] Lake Ngami, Exploration & Discovery

Estimate $200 - $300Nov 3, 2018