Lot 129 of 338:
Sequel to King Solomon's Mines  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Allan Quartermain. Being an Account of his Further Adventures and Discoveries...
Author:
Haggard, H. Rider
Place:
London
Publisher:
Longmans, Green
Date:
1887
Description:

Frontis and 19 wood engraved plates by J. Cooper from drawings by C. H. M. Kerr. (8vo) original blue cloth, gilt lettering and decoration. First Edition, First Issue.

The sequel to King Solomon's Mines and the novel in which Haggard attempted to kill off his popular hero Allan Quartermain. However, like Doyle and Sherlock Holmes, Haggard was unsuccessful and new Quartermain stories continued to appear.

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Condition:
Bookplate of William F. Gumblelon on front pastedown; cloth faded and stained; tips worn; spine askew; otherwise very good.
 
Item number:
308663a
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