Second edition. Double folding frontis and plates, 10 vignettes in Vol. 1 and Vol. 2. Double folding frontis, large folding map, 8 plates and 7 vignettes. Cloth with half suede spine and corners, occasional foxing in vicinity of some plates. A clean bright set rebound by Zendubind, Pretoria. Tear to fold-out p74 Vol. 1.
A Map of Southern Africa Compiled & Corrected From the Latest Surveys; from THOMPSON, GEORGE, ~I~Travels and Adventures in Southern Africa~i~
b/w with travel routes in red, foldmarks, unframed, ~I~minor foxing, small tear on lower edge,~i~ 34,5 x 50,3 cm 0
Travels and Adventures in Southern Africa Comprising a View of the Present State of the Cape Colony With observations on the Progress and Prospects of British Emigrants, 2 Volumes
second edition Volume 1: 13 plates and 10 vignettes; Volume 2: 10 plates and 7 vignettes; all checked and present as per list in Volume 1 rebound in tasteful green cloth with decorated spine by Fowler-Wilson in 1964, a slight split in two of the fold out plans, a good set 8500
first edition translated from English b/w illustrations 1/4 leather, boards covered in paper edged with brown packaging paper to secure edges, damage to top of spine of vol. 1, staining to some pages, 3 plates and map lacking from vol. 1, six plates present in vol. 2 1100
second edition engraved b/w plates, fold out plans, all illustrations etc checked and present Late 19th Century, simulated crocodile skin binding with leather applied titled label. Foxing to some illustrations. A very nice bright set in excellent condition, bookplate of Dr David N Brereton, delicate foliate endpapers, very repairable, tear to map at end of [...]
first edition map, fold-out plans of Graaff Reinet and Cape Town, 20 plates and 17 vignettes Engraved plates. Magnificently bound copy in full dark red leather with wide foliate margins on covers with central large foliate design. Spine with ruled bands to separate 4 vignettes of a horse, sea bird, snake and sailing ship, red [...]
second edition b/w illustrations, foldouts, maps handsome 3/4 leather, marbled boards, banded spine with gold decoration and leather labels in black and red, foxing in places 20000 PROVENANCESold: Stephan Welz & Company (Pty) Limited, Johannesburg, 3 May 2004, lot 529
Facsimile reprint by Photo Lithography. No. 23 of 510 copies produced under the direction of F. J. Wagenaar. B/w illustrations. Cloth, small area of insect scarring on front free endpaper.
second edition, ex libris plate, Mr Hermann Bolus marbled boards with leather spine, raised bands to the spine, gilt lettering on the spine, marbled edges and endpapers, frontispiece to each volume, uncoloured aquatints, illustrations, 2 folding plans and one folding map, folding plans and map foxed, second edition same year as the first, one of [...]