Sale 20JJ02 | Lot 59

CHAPMAN, JAMES Travels in the Interior of South Africa, comprising fifteen years' hunting and trading; with journeys across the continent from Natal to Walvisch Bay, and visits to Lake Ngami and the Victoria Falls.

Catalogue: Travel, Natural History, Americana and Sporting Books
CHAPMAN, JAMES  Travels in the Interior of South Africa, comprising fifteen years' hunting and trading; with journeys across the continent from Natal to Walvisch Bay, and visits to Lake Ngami and the Victoria Falls.

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Lot 59
CHAPMAN, JAMES Travels in the Interior of South Africa, comprising fifteen years' hunting and trading; with journeys across the continent from Natal to Walvisch Bay, and visits to Lake Ngami and the Victoria Falls.
London: Bell & Daldy and Edward Stanford, 1868. First edition. Two volumes, publisher's green cloth with pictorial design in gilt. 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches (21.5 x 14 cm); xiv, [iv contents, errata], 454, [2] pp.; viii [iv contents, errata], 480 pp., half-titles, with two folding maps and eight plates, illustrations. Light binding wear, minor bubbling of the cloth, but in all a bright, fresh copy.
Includes an extensive appendix on the game of the region. Mendelssohn I, p. 506; Czech (Africa) p. 36.


C From the Collection of Quentin Keynes; Gift to his American doctor

Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $2,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $600 - $900
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Travel, Natural History, Americana and Sporting Books

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