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SA Auction #99 begins on 02 Jun 2022

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Addison, Albert, and W H Matthews

A Deathless Story. Or "The Birkenhead" and its Heroes

Published: Hutchinson, London, 1906

Edition: First

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Champagne/tan cloth-boards, gilt lettered to the spine, with a gilt vignette to the upper board, plain endpapers, top edge gilt, and 318 pp of illustrated text, including preface and introduction, many contemporary photographs and facsimile letters written both on the day of the sinking and on the fiftieth anniversary of the disaster

  • Sunned endpapers and ownership signature on the title-page
  • The overall condition remains very good despite the book's 114-year-old age

The copy is complete, unmarked and undiscoloured except as stated or as shown on the images

  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 220 x 150 x 40; 0.8 kg
  • Sold By: Fontein Books
  • Contact Person: Richard Proctor-Sims
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 051 773 0050/048 079 546 4032
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Eft (South Africa), SWIFT (rest of world), of or $ checks for US or Australian buyers
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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