Through Central Borneo - An Account of Two Years' Travel in the Land of the Head-Hunters Between the Years 1913 and 1917 [Two volumes]

By: Lumholtz, Carl

Price: NZ$187.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair with No dust jacket as issued


Spines frayed at ends with loss of cloth. Hinges broken. Volume Two lacking the front free endpaper, and with the half title leaf detached. Both columes with bookplates removed from endpapers, leaving abrasions and remnants of the bookplates. Loss of gilt lettering from spines on both volumes, lettering now appears black. Folding map in very good condition. A rough working or reading set. All plates present. ; Two volumes (complete). US edition. Volume One: xix, [1], 242 pages + frontispiece + 2 maps on 1 leaf (between pages 4 and 5) + 84 illustrations on 32 plates leaves. Volume Two: x, [2], (243)-467, [1 (blank)] pages + frontispiece + large folding map at rear (with author's route and tribal areas marked in red) + 40 illustrations on 15 plate leaves (plate facing page 348 accompanied by 1 leaf of letterpress). Both volumes: maroon cloth boards. Page dimensions: 239 x 163mm. [NB: No additional postage other than our usual book rate required on this heavy set.]

Title: Through Central Borneo - An Account of Two Years' Travel in the Land of the Head-Hunters Between the Years 1913 and 1917 [Two volumes]

Author Name: Lumholtz, Carl

Categories: Other,

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1920

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 21005