A ROMANCE OF N'SHABE BEING A RECORD OF STARTLING ADVENTURES IN SOUTH CENTRAL AFRICA. London: Chapman and Hall, Limited., 1891. Octavo, pp. [i-v] vi [vii] viii [ix-x]  2-366 [367-368: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], eight inserted plates, one inserted map, and one illustration in the text, original pictorial blue cloth, front panel stamped in black and gold, spine panel stamped in gold, black coated endpapers, all edges untrimmed. First edition, first issue. "Lost race adventure story of the discovery of the descendants of Solomon and the Queen of Sheba in the Kalahari desert area." - Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 20. Teitler and Locke, By the World Forgot (2013) 20. Bleiler (1978), p. 4. Reginald 00253. Spine lean, cloth worn at spine ends and corner tips, outer joints rubbed, spine dull and a bit darkened, one plate frayed along bottom edge and dust soiled (mostly blind side), a good reading copy. A scarce book. (#157154).
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