Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
The Okavango River: A Narrative of Travel, Exploration, and Adventure. Charles John Andersson.
The Okavango River: A Narrative of Travel, Exploration, and Adventure
The Okavango River: A Narrative of Travel, Exploration, and Adventure
The Okavango River: A Narrative of Travel, Exploration, and Adventure
The Okavango River: A Narrative of Travel, Exploration, and Adventure
The Okavango River: A Narrative of Travel, Exploration, and Adventure
The Okavango River: A Narrative of Travel, Exploration, and Adventure

The Okavango River: A Narrative of Travel, Exploration, and Adventure

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1861. First American edition. Hardcover. Quarto. xviii, 19-414 (2)pp., incl. 15 full page plates, 1 folding map. Modern three-quarter brown morocco over marbled boards with gilt ruling on covers, gilt lettering, ruling and tooling on spine; raised bands. Marbled endpapers. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Portrait of the author on half title. Two years of danger and privation in the southwest of South Africa. The folding map in color and the accompanying note is most helpful and was not in the London first edition of the same year. The sixteen full page engravings, including frontispiece, are the same as in the UK edition. Sporadic light foxing of block, affecting two of the engravings slightly. Binding in overall fine, interior in very good condition. vg to fine. Item #46158

Price: $375.00

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