Africa Travels & Adventures 1809 Alexander Selkirk Sailor Bauer German book
Africa Travels & Adventures 1809 Alexander Selkirk Sailor Bauer German book Africa Travels & Adventures 1809 Alexander Selkirk Sailor Bauer German book Africa Travels & Adventures 1809 Alexander Selkirk Sailor Bauer German book Africa Travels & Adventures 1809 Alexander Selkirk Sailor Bauer German book Africa Travels & Adventures 1809 Alexander Selkirk Sailor Bauer German book Africa Travels & Adventures 1809 Alexander Selkirk Sailor Bauer German book Africa Travels & Adventures 1809 Alexander Selkirk Sailor Bauer German book Africa Travels & Adventures 1809 Alexander Selkirk Sailor Bauer German book Africa Travels & Adventures 1809 Alexander Selkirk Sailor Bauer German book
$ 195.00

(Old Books, 19th Century Books, German Books, Travel, Africa).

Alexander Selkirch's Sonderbare Schicksale in Afrika, by Johan Christian August Bauer.
Published 1809, Leipzig by Heinrich Graff.
566 [568] pages. Text in German.

Publisher's original paper covered boards binding, hand lettered spine title label, untrimmed deckled edges throughout.

Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.

The main protagonist is the man upon whom Robinson Crusoe is based.

The fragile paper covered binding age worn as expected and typical, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.

Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.

Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive. 

Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.

Book Measures c. 7 3/4" H x 4 3/4" W.

[B5136].