The Journal of Lady Jane Franklin at the Cape of Good Hope. “Keeping up the Character” – Warner, Brian and Nancy (edited, annotated and introduced)


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The diary of the well travelled Lady Jane Franklin who visited the Cape from 4 – 29 November 1836. On her way to Van Dieman’s Land with her husband Sir John Franklin, friend of Herschel, who had been appointed Lieut. Govenor there. Lady Franklin is known to have visited “every place in a fortnight that was worth seeing within 100 miles.” At the Cape. 1st edition. Condition: Very good. Binding: Card wraps.

Publisher: Friends of the S.A. Library
Date Published: 1985
Publication Place: Cape Town
First Edition: Yes

Condition: Very good
Binding: Card wraps

Dimensions: 14.5 x 20cm

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Weight 400 g