Tigers, Gold And Witch-doctors..

DIGBY, BASSETT..

Bound in original cloth with black titles in dust wrapper, which has strip torn from top affecting title and lesser damage to head and tail of spine. A little spotting of edges and title pages but otherwise a very good copy.

£40.00

Publisher

John Lane The Bodley Head Limited.,

Place

London

Date

1928

Synopsis

Illustrated.

Item Description

Large 8vo. 6.25 x 8.75 inches. 341 pp.

Illustrations

Illustrated by 15 ages of photographic plates, including frontispiece.

Notes

'I am going to tell you about the biggest tigers in the world, and gold that vanishes, and witch-doctors who dance in a frenzy at the dead of night, wearing a robe decorated with fifty pounds of old iron...and other things that I found out in the course of my wanderings in Siberia'' Account of his travel experiences by George Bassett Digby (1888-1962), Siberian traveller and mammoth hunter.

[Stock No. 23538]

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