KAFFRARIA, AND ITS INHABITANTS
Published by Smith Elder in London 1853
FIRST EDITION 8vo. blue cloth hardback, gilt to spine and decorative blind-embossing to boards. 144pp., plus 16pp. Publisher's Catalogue at end. Illustrated with engraved frontispiece and vignette to title page, 8 further engraved plates (one loose), a vignette within the text and a large foldout map with hand-colouring. Ink name to ffep. Some light foxing throughout, heavier to loose plate which also has damaged edges, not affecting image. Black ink stain to top edge affecting the very top edge of a few pages but not affecting text. Endpapers split at inner hinges but binding sound. Covers somewhat stained with light edgewear. Overall a Good, Sound Copy.