Through the Kalahari Desert: a Journey to Lake N'Gami & Back - G. A. Farini
Condition: Struik 1973 #460/1000. Fair to good hardback in used dustjacket which is edgeworn with frittering and small closed tears in places. 475 pages, fold-out map. This is a facsimile of the 1886 edition. The pages are still clean with some foxing to ends & edges. Binding is secure.
"Farini (real name William Leonard Hunt), together with his son "Lulu", Gert Louw, a bushman of mixed extraction, and Fritz Landwer, a German trader, explored the Kalahari in search of diamonds, cattle ranching areas, scientific information and adventure. While Farini wrote of their findings, his son sketched and photographed, and some of these illustrations appear in the book" ~ from book cover.