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Book Description

First edition. 8vo. pp. [iv], 272; original photo. portrait frontispiece of Wicksteed by Elliot & Fry; spotting to frontis., foxing, else good in the original cloth, minor marks, slight wear to extremities. An additional CDV of Wicksteed, by Hepburn of Graham’s Town, South Africa, is loosely inserted.
Dealer Notes
Wicksteed, an engineer, died in Port Elizabeth in South Africa at the age of 30. This memorial volume, printed in small numbers, contains the journal of his voyage from England (Dartmouth) to South Africa, and letters written from Port Elizabeth, Cape Colony, or in the field.
Author [Wicksteed, John Hamilton.]
Date 1883
Binding Original cloth
Publisher For Private Circulation
Condition See description
Pages [iv], 272

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