Twelve hundred miles in a waggon

by Alice Blanche Balfour

Publisher: E. Arnold in London, New York

Written in English
Cover of: Twelve hundred miles in a waggon | Alice Blanche Balfour
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Places:

  • South Africa,
  • Africa, East

Subjects:

  • South Africa -- Description and travel,
  • Africa, East -- Description and travel

Edition Notes

Statementby Alice Blanche Balfour, with illustrations by the author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT756 .B25
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 265 p. incl. front., illus., plates.
Number of Pages265
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6586823M
LC Control Number16010174
OCLC/WorldCa353890

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Twelve Hundred Miles in a Waggon by Alice Balfour tells the story of the author’s travels in an ox-wagon from the Cape to the Transvaal. Included throughout the book are black and white line drawings of various aspects seen on the journey. Inside both back and front covers is a map of the route taken by the group during their trek.

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Salisbury, Pioneer Head, (OCoLC) TWELVE HUNDRED MILES IN A WAGGON Author Balfour, Alice B Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Good with no dust jacket Binding Hardcover Publisher Edward Arnold Place of Publication London Date published.

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Book digitized Pages: In she published Twelve hundred miles in a waggon book book Twelve Hundred miles in a Waggon which describes a trip taken by herself, H. Fitzwilliam, Albert Grey and his wife, and Albert Grey's cousin George Grey. She was elected a Fellow of the Royal Entomological Society of London on 7 June Balfour died on 12 June at Wittingehame House.

ReferencesBorn: 20 OctoberWhittingehame House, East. Twelve hundred miles in a waggon by Balfour, Alice Blanche. Publication date Publisher London, New York: E. Arnold Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor University of California Libraries Language English.

Addeddate Call number SRLF_UCLA:LAGE Camera. Twelve Hundred Miles in a Waggon () A Narrative of a Journey in the Cape Colony, the Transvaal and The Chartered Company's Territories. Published: Edward Arnold (Publisher to the India Office), London and New York, Edition: Second.

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