So. Africa Victoria Falls Zambesi River Zambia Zimbabwe c.1900 Ravenscroft albumBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Victoria Falls on the River Zambesi, Rhodesia.
Published c. 1900, Cape Town. Photos by T.D. Ravenscroft.
20 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout.
Publisher's pictorial paper wrappers, oblong format.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, 4" closed tear to title page, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, smudging to blank margins and evidence of old damp staining to top corner, 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. 8 1/2" H x 11 1/4" W.