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Roualeyn Cumming
Five Years of A Hunter's Life in the Far Interior of South Africa R Cumming 1850
London, England: John Murray, London. Nice set of 1850 books on Game Hunting in South Africa in the 1840s by R Cumming for your collection or library. See item description and pics below. Five Years of A Hunter's Life in the Far Interior of South Africa by Roualeyn Cumming 1850 2 Volumes 2nd Edition Item Description Here is a nice 2 volume set of books that captures a hunter's adventures in South Africa in the mid-1800s for your buying consideration. Would make a great gift for a special occasion, or keep for yourself! Nice set of antique books here. These books were published in 1850, are a second edition as noted on the title pages. The pages are still quiet intact. The marbled hardcovers are with the books and still attached. Map of South Africa is still affixed in place in the back of volume 1. The books were printed by John Murray of London, England in 1850. Have owner's stamps affixed to the inside of each front cover, for a James Allchin. A post card in with the books when someone gifted the books to a previous owner at Christmas sometime ago. Some pencil and ink writing on the first blank page in each book. The title pages are affixed in both books. Some minor foxing or brown spotting going on. No mold or mildew. The smell of old tobacco. A musty/dusty smell to the two volumes. Each book is 8.25" tall, by 5.75" across, by 1.25" wide. Volume 1 is 388 pages in length and Volume 2 is 381 pages in length plus and index. Let us know if you have any questions or need additional pictures. Don't be shy to make an offer, we are always open to reasonable suggestions. Make su … [Click Below for Full Description]
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