Andersson, Charles John,
Title LAKE NGAMI; OR EXPLORATIONS AND DISCOVERIES DURING FOUR YEARS' WANDERINGS IN THE WILDS OF SOUTH WESTERN AFRICA WITH AN INTRODUCTORY LETTER BY JOHN CHARLES FREMONT.
Binding Original dark green blind-stamped cloth with gilt
Book Condition Ex. lib copy with spine marking and a book plate on front pastedown, but no other markings, etc. Corners bumped and worn, spine rolled slightly forward and spine ends worn.Boards are rubbed. Two 2+" splits at front and rear joints. Front hinge a bit weak, ffep wrinkled and has former owner inscription, text clean and without foxing.
Size 520 pp. + 4 pp. ads. 8vo.
Publisher New York: Dix, Edwards & Co., 1857 (1st 1856)
Seller ID 8839
Frontis, Illus. (listed) with full-page plates and cuts in the text. Account of the author's two expeditions to Africa in 1850 and 1854.
(EXPLORATION/ TRAVEL/ AFRICA/ WILD ANIMALS)