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SCHULZ, Gustav. Falkland Islands. South America. London: C. Gross, and Leipzig: Julius Klinkhardt, n.d. . 4° (295 x 240mm). 20 photogravures on thick card with printed captions, edges gilt, accompanying letterpress pamphlet, stapled as issued. Publisher's maroon morocco case, upper cover decorated in gilt, lower cover in blind, (spine rubbed). FIRST EDITION Views of the ports, settlements and wild life.
Jose Torre REVELLO. Bibliografia de las Islas Malvinas. Buenos Aires: La Universidad, 1953. 8° (287 x 190mm). Printed wrappers, partly unopened, (spine and edges chipped). FIRST EDITION.
T.R. ST.-J[OHN]. The Falkland Islands (and Dependencies). An Illustrated Handbook. Stanley, Falkland Islands: Government Printing Office, 1920. 8° (2089 x 165mm). Half-tones plates. Original wrappers, (worn). FIRST EDITION, and 23 other works on the Falklands of general interest mostly 20th Century. (26)
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