Carl Peter Thunberg : travels at The Cape of Good Hope 1772-1775 : based on the English edition London 1793-1795 / edited by V. S. Forbes ; translation from the Swedish revised by J. & I. Rudner ; contributions to the foreword by I. Rudner & J. Rourke

Thunberg, Carl Peter (1743-1828)

Published by Cape Town : Van Riebeeck Society, 1986
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Near fine copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Gilt-stamped motif to the front panel. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Some very light tanning to the page margins. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 366 pages; Physical description: xlviii, 366p. frontis. (col. port.), plate, 2 folding maps ; 23 cm. Subjects: Thunberg, Carl Peter -- (1743-1828) -- Cape of Good Hope -- South Africa -- Description and travel -- Voyages -- Travel literature. Series: Van Riebeeck Society, second series ; no. 17. Notes: includes mounted colour frontis. 1 Kg. 366 pp. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: Near fine copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Gilt-stamped motif to the front panel. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Some very light tanning to the page margins. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 366 pages; Physical description: xlviii, 366p. frontis. (col. port.), plate, 2 folding maps ; 23 cm. Subjects: Thunberg, Carl Peter -- (1743-1828) -- Cape of Good Hope -- South Africa -- Description and travel -- Voyages -- Travel literature. Series: Van Riebeeck Society, second series ; no. 17. Notes: includes mounted colour frontis.

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Title: Carl Peter Thunberg : travels at The Cape of...
Publisher: Cape Town : Van Riebeeck Society
Publication Date: 1986
Edition: First Edition.

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