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Art of Travel
  • Art of Travel
  • Art of Travel
  • Art of Travel

is currently backordered. You may still purchase it now but we won't be able to ship it until it becomes available again.

The Art of Travel or Shifts and Contrivances Available in Wild Countries by Francis Galton published by John Murray in 1883.  Seventh edition.  A Book of Victorian travel advice including 'management of savages'.  366 pps.  Hardback with green cloth covered boards with the title printed in gilt ink on the front cover and spine. Black inside covers.  Inscription dated 1892 prior to title page.  Full page illustration opposite title page.  Numerous illustrations throughout the book to show off various items of equipment, techniques and diagrams.  Repairs to inside covers.  Book condition generally  very good.
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