LAKE OF THE ROYAL CROCODILES
LAKE OF THE ROYAL CROCODILES

LAKE OF THE ROYAL CROCODILES

([London]: Hodder and Stoughton, 1939).

FIRST EDITION. “This book...is a record of surface impressions gained during a .. visit to Tropical Africa,”.
The lyrical narrative of the adventures of Eileen Bigland (also the author of travel narrative LAUGHING ODYSSEY) as a guest of the Bemba tribe in Central Africa is told with good humor and a storyteller’s flair. Item #15609

First edition. 8 full-page illustrations and 2 maps. 8vo, publisher’s original black cloth, lettered in beige on the spine and upper cover, with pictorially tooled vignette in blind on the upper cover, in the original illustrated dustjacket. ix, 300. A fine copy, dustjacket unusually pleasing and well-preserved.

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Price: $145.00