Clumsy Footprints

An Astronomical Thesis from the Armchair (Nairobi, 1942)


H K Binks


The East African Standard Ltd, Nairobi, 1942
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Printing Details

First edition. Hardback bound in green cloth with printed titling to upper board. 21 × 14cm, 35pp.

Illustrated with charts and photographs, this is a series of chapters of amateur astronomy from H K Binks, who was by turns a farmer, adventurer, photographer and big game hunter in Kenya.


Good condition for age. The green cloth is bumped and rubbed. The frontispiece photograph of the author has a previous owner's inscription around it, which might suggest knowledge of the author. The contents are in strong readable condition.

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