Title:G F Von Tempsky Artist & Adventurer
Alister Taylor, Martinborough, 1981. This is number 1215 of a limited edition of 1,500 copies. Very large book in a presentation box. Leather spine with linen covered boards. Linen is clean. Contents tight and clean. 345 pages with tipped in colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Linen case has fading and spotting but is intact. The titles on the case are worn and hard to read. This is a very heavy book so please check postage with bookseller. Biography of G.F. von Tempsky - folk hero, soldier, adventurer, artist and musician. Von Tempsky in Prussia, Central America, travels in Mexico, Californian gold rushes and the New Zealand Maori-European Land Wars of the 1860s.
Second hand Hardback