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SA Auction #93 begins on 19 Aug 2021

US Auction #8 begins on 01 Sep 2021

Tait, S.

A siege experience, Kimberley, 1899-1900

Published: J. Bain & Sons, Edinburgh, 1901

Edition: First edition

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An extremely rare pamphlet on the siege of Kimberley during the Anglo-Boer War. The author is given as "Hippophagist" but the frontispiece portrait of the author has Lieut. S. Tait, Kimberley Town Guard. Printer wrappers. Pp. 59, plates, portrait. SABIB, 4/457 (only two copies listed), HACKETT, p. 153. Spine worn, some foxing
  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Size: 8vo
  • Sold By: ABC Bookshop
  • Contact Person: Dennis Slotow
  • Country: South Africa
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