Adventure! 1931 Carveth Wells ~Africa & World Travel


Title: Adventure!

Author: Carveth Wells / with a Foreword by Lowell Thomas

Description: Black cloth with gilt stamped spine (gilt partially rubbed). Photographic pictorial endpapers. Previous owner's name on copyright page, else very clean. Dust jacket chipped at spine ends and corners; price clipped; in an archival mylar sleeve. 338 pages.

A collection of incidents from Carveth Wells' notebooks, taken from his journeys during the 1920s, much of it in Africa, but also including travels in Malaya and Lapland, as well as to Pitcairn Island, Bermuda and other places. Carveth Wells (1887-1957) was a British adventurer and travel writer.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good+
Jacket Condition: Very Good–

Publisher: Robert M. McBride & Company
Place: New York
Year: 1931

Keywords: exploration, travel, 1920s,

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