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VENTURE TO THE INTERIOR.

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VENTURE TO THE INTERIOR.

by van der POST**, LAURENS:

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near FINE./VG+.
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LONDON.HOGARTH PRESS,1953.UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.8th imp. [True 1st,in 1952.].NFINE/VG+.No owner inscrptn,and no price-clip to dw/dj. Pictorial illustrated upper wrap; with negligible shelf-wear to edges, minimal creasing,or rubbing.Slight chip with minimal reciprocal loss to front top, right-hand corner.Small closed tear to foot of spine/backstrip of dw/dj. Author's first travel book. Please contact rpaxtonden@blueyonder.co.uk ,because of the lighter weight and value of this item,for correct,insured shipping/P+p quotes - particularly ALL overseas buyers - BEFORE ordering through the order page!

Synopsis

Laurens van der Post was born in Africa in 1906. Most of his adult life was spent divided between Africa and England. His professions of writer and farmer were interrupted by ten years in the army, behind enemy lines in Abyssinia, the Western Desert and the Far East where he was taken prisoner by the Japanese while commanding a small guerrilla unit. He went straight from prison back to active service in Java. He was awarded the CBE for his services in the field.

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Bookseller
R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY. GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
rja32
Title
VENTURE TO THE INTERIOR.
Author
van der POST**, LAURENS:
Format/binding
UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn,8th imp.
Book condition
Used - Near FINE.
Jacket condition
VG+.
Quantity available
1
Edition
UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
LONDON.HOGARTH PRESS,1953.
Keywords
q52.MODERN FIRSTS.UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.No ISBN.Modern fiction_Africa.Travel_Africa.Flamingo Feather.Books new,used,signed,rare.
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Bookdealer/seller established 1984, selling used,new,out-of-print,collectable (vintage and TV tie-in p/backs etc.), modern and second-hand books and book-related ephemera.We specialise in Children's Illustrated books,Modern Firsts,Fiction and Non-fiction - a good, wide range of subjects - Nautical, Naval/ Military,Theatre+Film biography/ autobiography, GENERAL (non-fiction/ reference),author SIGNED copies/edns, and other Collectables.I no longer have a B&M store (established 1984) since 1996,as I then became an internet- based seller exclusively,continuing with Mail Order selling as well.Viewing by arranged appointment(s),book searches undertaken and welcomed.Minimal grade of stock is VG/VG (the exception), the majority around FINE/FINE.[Criteria used - as a bibliophile myself,would I want to see this book on my own personal bookshelves!!] Welcome,and thank you for browsing my stock - enjoy!"WE HAVE WHAT YOU WANT, THOUGH YOU MAY NOT KNOW IT!!"

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