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Across Africa. 2 Volumes

$80.71

Faded red outline image of Africa with a crown at the top and the signature of the author at the bottom on the front covers. Gilt lettering to spines. Vol 1: Spine is loose – affixed to the front board only with clear tape. Splitting to front end papers. Two embossed stamps of W H…

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The Yangtze Valley and Beyond.

$100.88

An account of journeys in China, chiefly in the province of Sze Chuan and among the Man-Tze of the Somo Territory. Folding map at the rear. 116 illustrations. One of the most celebrated lady explorers of the late 19th century. Her last lengthy, adventure-filled trip through southern China to the tribal areas along eastern border…

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Historiae Romanae Breviarium Notis et Emendationibus Illustravit

$30.27

Roman history. Boards are loose. Text block intact. Some abrasions to the front paste-down. The foxing is light in colour and mostly on the margins of the pages. Three words and a date 1827 written on the top of the title page. Small black stain on the fore-edge bleeding into a few of the page…

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2nd Battalion South Wales Borderers.

$369.91

South African War 1899-1902 A very scarce book. First and only edition. Patterned end papers with browning on one side and some light foxing. Repairs to a tear with Japanese tissue paper on the verso of the map. Some light foxing to the verso. Text clean and firmly bound. Some insect damage to the green…

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Shooting. Vol I and II

$43.72

Field and Covert (Vol I); Moor and Marsh (Vol II) Bookplate of the Durban Club on front paste-down. Marbled endpapers. Numerous illustrations. Vol 1:Contents include a short history of gun-making; shooters; partridge, pheasant; wood-pigeon; rabbit and vermin shooting; keepers; poachers and poaching; and dogs. Some cockling on Page 26 with a tide mark between page…

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Milton Family at Simonstown

$13.45

Simonstown history relating to the Milton family and Dunearn, Bellevue (Boulders). Includes a floor plan of Dunearn, Bellevue on linen; a photograph of the opening of Selborne Dock at Simonstown with the Duke of Connaught and a presentation memento dated 1919 from the Town Council in appreciation and recognition of valuable service rendered as a…

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