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ARKELL-HARDWICK, A. An Ivory Trader in North Kenia. The Record of an Expedition through Kikuyu to Galla-Land in East Equatorial Africa. With an Account of the Rendili and Burkeneji Tribes, London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1903. 8° (210 x 145mm). Half title, half tone frontispiece portrait, folding map and 22 photographed illustrations on 15 plates. (Half title and title spotted, some light mainly marginal spotting.) Original grey-blue pictorial cloth gilt (extremities lightly rubbed).
PRESENTATION COPY, the half title inscribed, "To W.G. Gillingham with the author's compliments and regards, Xmas 1906" and the frontispiece inscribed, "yours very sincerely A. Arkell-Hardwick." Czech p.7.
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