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Snakes of South Africa: Their Venom and the Treatment of Snake Bite

by Fitzsimons, F W

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1919
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third Edition (revised)
Item Price
$360.00

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T Maskew Miller, Cape Town / Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1919. Third Edition (revised). Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed. 559 pages (complete). Almost certainly signed by Fitzsimons on the half-title page (December 1941). A benign copy. The boards have some shelving wear about the corners, edges, seams. They are scuffed and a little marked from… Read more
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Slange en die Behandeling van Slangbyt

by Fitzsimons, F W ; Fitzsimons, V F M

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$60.00

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Nasionale Pers, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 89 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. Pocket sized. A slim but still terrifyingly detailed book from the famous South African snake expert. The boards have wear about all edges, corners, seams. They are scuffed, marked from handling and storage. They are steady and… Read more
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Snakes of Southern Africa

by FitzSimons, Vivian F M

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$95.00

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Purnell and Sons (SA) Pty Limited, Cape Town / Johannesburg, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed. 423 pages (complete). Signed by Vivian FitzSimons (the son of the legendary F W Fitzsimons who founded the Snake Park in Port Elizabeth among other achievements) on the title page. A most satisfying copy. The boards are… Read more
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Fitzimons' Snakes of Southern Africa

by Broadley, Donald G

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
2nd Revised edition
ISBN
9780908387045
Item Price
$53.00

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Delta Books (Pty) Ltd., Johannesburg, 1983. 2nd Revised edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 376 pages (complete). A most pleasing copy. The dustjacket is smart. It has some wear about the edges from shelving, some scuffing and rubbing from same. It is secure and sure. The cloth covered boards are handsome and healthy. The first… Read more
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The Snakes of South Africa - Their Venom and the Treatment of Snake Bite

by Fitzsimons, F W

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1912
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$45.00

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T Maskew Miller, Cape Town and Pretoria / P Davis and Sons, Durban & Maritzburg, 1912. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 547 pages (complete). A much owned and roughly stored copy. The boards are much worn, scuffed and marked all about. They are sure and secure. Within, the frontis illustration is much worn, creased.… Read more
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