Sampson Low, Marston and Company, London / J C Juta & Co., Cape Town etc: 1898
Seller ID: 83qv
248 pages and folded map (complete). An aging, much owned copy. The red boards are much worn, marked, scuffed all about. The gilt tilting and decoration are benign. The spine is much worn, marked from head to foot. It is secure. The boards are steady. The contents bear the years with fortitude. The contents pages have open tears along the top edges. The frontispage has a gift inscription (dated 1899). The pages have smears, flushes, blushes, blots of foxing throughout. There are some handling marks here and there. However, the pages are clear, assured, resolutely confident, competen... View More...