The Land of To-Morrow: a Mule-Back Trek through the Swamps and Forests of Eastern Bolivia

By: Grey, Henry M.

Price: NZ$154.00

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224 pages + frontis + five plates + folding map. Illustrated. Purple cloth covers. Spine faded. Some wear to cloth at spine ends. Cloth covers faded. Offsetting to endpapers. Minor foxing. NB: The plate listed as facing page 102 is present but has been bound in facing page 192. Contents: El Dorado; Up the Panama and Paraguay; Corumba; A Commercial Fiasco; A Bolivian Port; I Start Inland; Mainly Entomological; Beyond the Swamp; A Forest Tragedy; San Jose; I Meet a Friend; San Simon and other matters; Concepcion; Don Dario takes a hand; Concerning Barbaros; The Monte Grande; Santa Cruz; The Long Trail South; Still Southward; The Last Lap. Owner's name on page edges - "Elsdon Best". Inscription to "Elsdon" on front pastedown. Elsdon Best was the author of several anthropological works on the Maori of New Zealand, including the classic work "Tuhoe. Children of the Mist". Uncommon. ; 8vo

Title: The Land of To-Morrow: a Mule-Back Trek through the Swamps and Forests of Eastern Bolivia

Author Name: Grey, Henry M.

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, H. F. & G. Witherby: 1927

Binding: Original Cloth

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 002625

Keywords: Travel South America Bolivia