The Romance of Modern Exploration With Descriptions of Curious Customs, Thrilling Adventures and Interesting Discoveries of Explorers in All Parts of The World. With Twenty-Six Illustrations.

By: WILLIAMS, ARCHIBALD;

Price: £40.00

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Hardback, 8 x 5 inches. In full Tree-Calf Leather binding, raised banding and gilt decoration to spine, with gilt lettered spine label, decorative gilt paneled boards with gilt vignette to front. Blind embossed inner dentelles. Marbled edges and endpapers. In very good condition. Spine faded. Edges slightly rubbed. Front hinge slightly cracked nr top of spine. Bookplate to front “Mercers School, A.H.L. Mills, 1909.” Binders stamp “Kelly & Sons” to corner of endpaper. Some light foxing spots, else a clean and tight copy. 384pp. With Twenty-Six B&W photo Illustrations on 24 plates. Kelly & Sons Prize Binding.

Title: The Romance of Modern Exploration With Descriptions of Curious Customs, Thrilling Adventures and Interesting Discoveries of Explorers in All Parts of The World. With Twenty-Six Illustrations.

Author Name: WILLIAMS, ARCHIBALD;

Categories: FOREIGN TRAVEL,

Publisher: London, Seeley and Co. Limited, 1908:

Seller ID: 79177

Keywords: FOREIGN TRAVEL WILLIAMS, ARCHIBALD; The Romance of Modern Exploration, With Descriptions of Curious Customs, Thrilling Adventures and Interesting Discoveries of Explorers in All Parts of The World, With Twenty-Six Illustrations, Seeley and Co. Limited, 1908, full Tree-Calf Leather binding, B&W photo Illustrations, “Mercers School, A.H.L. Mills, 1909.” Binder “Kelly & Sons”