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The Amber City Being Some Account of the Adventures of a Steam Crocodile in Central Africa

The Amber City Being Some Account of the Adventures of a Steam Crocodile in Central Africa

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The Amber City Being Some Account of the Adventures of a Steam Crocodile in Central Africa

by Vetch Thomas

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London: Biggs & Debenham , 1888. Book measures 7 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches. Collation, [8],291pp, 4pp catalogue, illustrated with 8 plates, 1 map. Bound in original publishers black cloth, with gilt lettering, boards have bevelled edges. Cloth very lightly rubbed, gilt faded. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages in very good clean condition. A very nice copy of a rare book. . First Edition. Publishers Cloth. Very Good. 8vo.

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Bookseller's Inventory #
097640
Title
The Amber City Being Some Account of the Adventures of a Steam Crocodile in Central Africa
Author
Vetch Thomas
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Biggs & Debenham
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1888
Size
8vo
Keywords
Crocodiles. Africa
Bookseller catalogs
Travel; Antiquarian;

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