Signed by the author on the title page.This edition limited to 350 copies. Frandis Masson was amongst the foremost of all the botanical collectors who enriched the collections of the Royal Gardens. His chronicle of his visit to the Cape shores stands alone as the first published record in English detailed exploratory journeys into the Cape interior. 2 maps and 6 illustrations of which 4 are in colour. Tidemark to the rear board and flap of the front board. Some discolouration marks to the front and rear prelims. 183 Pages. Contents clean and binding firm. 1st Edition. Condition: Fair+. Binding: Softcover. Thick cardwraps. Light edge-wear.
Publisher: Tablecloth Press
Date Published: 1994
Publication Place: Cape Town
First Edition: Yes
Binding: Softcover. Thick cardwraps. Light edge-wear.