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Creator:
Harris, William Cornwallis, Sir, 1807-1848.
Title(s):

The wild sports of Southern Africa : being the narrative of an expedition from the cape of Good Hope, through the territories of the chief Moselekatse, to the tropic of Capricon / by Captain William Cornwallis Harris, of the H.E.I. Company's engineers on the Bombay establishment.

Published/Created:
London : John Murray, Albemarle Street, MDCCCXXXIX [1839]
Physical Description:
xxiv, 387, [1] p., [8] leaves of plates ([1] folded) : ill., map ; 20 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DT756 .H37 1839
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Illustrations after W.C. Harris. Some lithographs by Day & Haghe. Map lithographed by J. & C. Walker.
Edition published at Bombay, 1838 has title: Narrative of an expedition into southern Africa during the years 1836 and 1837.
Printed by W. Clowes and Sons, 14, Charing Cross.
Abbey, J.R. Travel, 334
NSTC, 2H9549
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Ms inscription "Charles Leonard Pelham Chislehurst Kent May 1908" and "Mr. Butler Augt. 1834" on recto of preliminary half-title leaf.
Subject Terms:
Afrikaners.
Butler, Mr. -- Autograph, Aug. 1839.
Hunting -- South Africa.
Murray, John -- Publisher.
Pelham, Charles Leonard -- Autograph, May, 1908.
South Africa -- Description and travel.
W. Clowes and Sons -- Printer.
Zulu (African people)
Form/Genre:
Lithotints -- 1839.
Lithographs -- 1839.
Wood engravings -- 1839.
Contributors:
Harris, William Cornwallis, Sir, 1807-1848, ill.
Day & Haghe, lithographer.
J. & C. Walker (Firm), lithographer.
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