The Thirsty Land

by Brown, John

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The Thirsty Land

by Brown, John

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MW Books Ltd.
Published
1954
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Fine cloth copy in a very good, slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingl
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First Edition
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London, Hodder And Stoughton, 1954. First Edition. Fine cloth copy in a very good, slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and sharp-cornered. ; 192 pages; A record of a light-hearted journey across the great Thirstland of southern Africa in 1952-53. Subjects: Namibia --Description and travel. Kalahari Desert --Description and travel..… Read more
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The Thirsty Land

by Brown, John

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Crabtree's Collection Old Books
Published
(1954)
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VG
Edition
1st ptg
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$22.00

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London: Hodder & Stoughton. VG. (1954). 1st ptg. Travel across great Thirstland of south Africa in 1952-53 in a quest for underground water resources. Red binding. Edge wear. .
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The Thirsty Land

by John Brown

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World of Rare Books
Published
1954
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Good
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$17.02

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Hodder & Stoughton, 1954. Hardcover. Good. 1954. First Edition. 192 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth with black lettering. Ex-library copy with expected inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Pages are clean and bright with a firm binding. End papers and pages edges are lightly tanned and foxed. Boards are a little rub worn with some slight shelf wear to… Read more
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The Thirsty Land

by BROWN, John

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
No Date circa 1955
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Edition
Book Club Edition
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$11.49

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London: Travel Book Club. No Date circa 1955. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light tape marks to endpapers and previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 192 pages. A journey across the great Thirstland of southern… Read more
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The Thirsty Land

by John Brown

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Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Travel Book Club Edition
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London England: The Travel Book Club, 1953. The world food situation demands the utilisation of the blank spaces on the map. This is an unpretentious account of a light-hearted journey across the great Thistland of Southern Africa in the winter of 1952-53. The old Boer pioneers named the area well for hundreds of them died of thirst in the parched… Read more
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Thirsty Land, The

by Brown, John

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Ryan OHorne Books
Published
1111
Condition
Very good + in very good dust jacket
Edition
First printing thus.
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$10.21

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The Travel Book Club; London, 1111. Very good + in very good dust jacket. D.j bears minor edge-wear.. First printing thus.. Hard with Dust Jacket. 8vo. . Very good + in very good dust jacket. Illus. by Numerous wonderful b/w photo` plates. .
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The Thirsty Land

by Brown, John

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Repton and Clover
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$9.93

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Hodder & Stoughton, 1954. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 1954 first edition hardback in very good condition. A little foxing to long page edge and a few marks to inside cover. No other marks, clean and bright, tight binding. The red cloth boards have just light shelf wear. In its original, unclipped… Read more
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The Thirsty Land

by John Brown

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Lazy Letters Books
Published
1955
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Very Good
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$8.51

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London: Travel Book Club. A crisp and tight copy. One closed tear to jacket. . Very Good. Hardcover. 1955.
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The Thirsty Land

by Brown, John:

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Owl Books
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$8.37

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Travel Book Club Edition. 192 pp. Frontispiece, & 27 other b/w photographic illustrations. An account of the author's journey across the great Thirstland of southern Africa in the winter of 1952-53 in order to investigate underground water resources. Text clean. Cream cloth boards. Overall condition VG. In Good torn illustrated dust wrapper.
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The Thirsty Land

by John Brown

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West Wessex Books
Published
1955
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$8.51

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London: Travel Book Club, 1955. Cloth. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 192pp with index and b/w photographs. A light hearted journey across the great Thirstland of Southern Africa in the winter of 1952-53. Some wear to heel of dj, some spotting to page edges but a very decent copy.. 1st Edition. Cloth. Good/Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 8vo… Read more
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The Thirsty Land;

by Brown, John

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Wheen O'Books
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London, The Travel BookClub, nd;. Hardback. Very good/ Dj Good. 192pp with numerous illustrations. Cream covers with title on spine. Dust jacke thas closed tears, edge wear. " Real life adventure: the record of a light-hearted journey across the great Thirstland of Southern Arfica in the winter f 1952/53." .
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The Thirsty Land

by Brown, John

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1954
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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Hodder, 1954. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. The jacket is a bit worn and torn but has suffered little paper loss. Internally clean and tightly bound. One notation.. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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The Thirsty Land

by Brown, John

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1954
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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Hodder & Stoughton, 1954. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. The jacket is a bit shelf rubbed and a bit chipped.Internally clean and tightly bound.EK.. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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The Thirsty Land

by Brown, John

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Chapter 1 Books
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1954
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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Hodder & Stoughton, 1954. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Poor. The jacket is torn and marked.Internally clean.Well bound.[R.M]. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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The Thirsty Land

by Brown, John

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Christison Rare Books, IOBA SABDA
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(London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1954). 8vo; original red boards, lettered in black on spine; pictorial dustwrapper; pp. 192 including index; frontispiece portrait, black-and-white plates. Dustwrapper somewhat edgeworn and rubbed, with archival tape repairs to reverse; earlier owner's name signed on front pastedown; a little foxing. Good to very good condition. "This is an unpretentious account of… Read more
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The Thirsty Land

by Brown, John

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Christison Rare Books, IOBA SABDA
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(London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1954 First Edition). 8vo; original red cloth, no dustwrapper; pp. 192 including index; frontispiece portrait, black-and-white plates. Uniform browning throughout. Very good condition. "This is an unpretentious account of a light-hearted journey across the great Thirstland of southern Africa in the winter of 1952-53. The old Boer pioneers named the area… Read more
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The Thirsty Land

by Brown, John

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1954
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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Hodder and Stoughton, 1954. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. The boards are rubbed and marked.Some foxing.Tightly bound.[R.K]. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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The Thirsty Land

by Brown, John

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Books of Garten
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
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Travel Book Club. 1954 Travel Book Club edition hardback; Very Good clean copy, owner's stamp on fep; Good unclipped dj has shelf wear and edge tears; UK dealer, immediate dispatch . Very Good. Hardcover. 1954.
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THE THIRSTY LAND

by Brown, John

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1954
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$4.00

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Hodder and Stroughton Limited, 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Fair. The dust jacket is a little shelf rubbed, torn, slightly marked and edge worn. Now protected in cellophane. The condition of the book is given in terms of the book's age. GK. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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