By Arthur John Newman Tremearne
London   Seeley, Service & Co. Limited
9" by 6" [10], xi-xvi, 17-341, [11pp]
The first edition of Tremearne's detailed travel work about his time in Northern Africa, illustrated throughout including with a folding map.
By Arthur John Newman Tremearne

1912 The Tailed Head-Hunters of Nigeria an Account of an Official's Seven Years' Experiences in the Northern Nigerian Pagan Belt, and a Description of the Manners, Habits, and Customs of the Native Tribes

London   Seeley, Service & Co. Limited
9" by 6" [10], xi-xvi, 17-341, [11pp]
The first edition of Tremearne's detailed travel work about his time in Northern Africa, illustrated throughout including with a folding map.
£200.00
: 1kgs / : 722P5

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First Edition, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding

The first edition of this work.

'The Tailed Head-Hunters of Nigeria' is a detailed account of the author's experiences travelling through the Nigerian Pagan belt.

Illustrated with a frontispiece, one folding map, and thirty-two plates.

Collated, complete.

Written by Arthur John Newman Tremearne, a British major and anthropologist.

Ten pages of publisher's adverts to the rear.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally, smart. A little bumping to the head and tail of the spine and to the extremities. A few minor marks to the boards and the spine, a little heavier to the rear board. Some spots to the fore edge. Internally, generally firmly bound. Pages are bright and generally clean with some spots.

Very Good

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