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2 vols. Hardbacks, 6 x 4.5 inches. Quarter bound red morocco leather & marbled paper boards. Gilt lettering & banding to spines. In very good conditions. Some rubbing to corners and edges, ends of spine rubbed and slightly nicked. Endpapers darkened. Some minor spots to inside pages else very clean and tight copies. 262 & 246pp. One of the most successful novels of the nineteenth century and the progenitor of the "lost race genre", this was actually the second novel to feature the title character, Quatermain having appeared also in "King Solomon’s Mines", published the year before in 1886. First issue, with "Dongo" for "Donyo"p.17, third line from bottom, additionally "Quartermain" misspelt on caption Ee, p.78.
Title: Allan Quatermain. Being an Account of his Further Adventures & Discoveries in Company with Sir Henry Curtis, Bart., Commander John Good, R.N. and One Umslopogaas. Copyright Edition, In Two Volumes.
Categories: H. RIDER HAGGARD,
Publisher: Leipzig, Bernard Tauchnitz, 1887:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 79079
Keywords: H. RIDER HAGGARD H.RIDER HAGGARD, Allan Quatermain, Sir Henry Curtis, John Good, Umslopogaas, lost race genre, first edition, 1887, Bernard Tauchnitz,, Copyright Edition, In Two Volumes,