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Lake Ngami; Or, Explorations and Discoveries, during Four Years' Wanderings in the Wilds of South Western Africa
London - Hurst and Blackett, 1856 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. The scarce second edition of Andersson's impressive Africantravel and game huntingtome in a smart binding, with the beautiful lithographs and folding map present. With a fold-out map of Damara and Lake Ngami, as explored by Galton and Andersson. With sixteen lithographs, collated complete. Charles John (Karl Johan) Andersson, 1827 1867, was a Swedish explorer, hunter and trader as well as an amateur naturalist and ornithologist. He is most famous for the many books he published about his travels, and for being one of the most notable explorers of southern Africa, mostly in present day Namibia. Condition: In a half calf binding, with marbled boards. Externally, Internally, firmly bound, bright, with intermittent scattered foxing, with tidemarks prominent to the plates. Overall: VERY GOOD ..
      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
Last Found On: 2013-07-26           Check availability:      Biblio    

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