Pioneer Travellers of South Africa A Geographical Commentary Upon Routes, Records, Observations and Opinions of Travellers at the Cape 1750-1800


Vi, 177 pages, with 70 black and white illustrations throughout the text (being a mixture of paintings, line drawings and engravings), also with a tipped in colour frontispiece, along with 21 black and white line drawn maps between pages 146-147 (of which the last is folding), also with a folding appendix and a sheet of handwritten notes by previous owner

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Author(s) Forbes, Vernon S.
Illustrator(s) N/A
Publisher(s) Published by A. A. Balkema
Published Date 1965
Signature Information N/A
Size 28.5 x 21.5 cms
Book Condition Wear and bumping to head and tail of spine and to corners of boards, top of boards slightly faded, rear board with a dent in the middle, some foxing on front preliminary pages including title page and frontispiece, otherwise pages generally clean, good condition
Jacket Condition Dustwrapper with fading to spine, wear to front and rear covers, top edge creased, some fading to foldovers, sellotape repairs in places, in good condition
Binding Brown cloth, gilt decoration on front, gilt titles on spine