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SA Auction #100 begins on 14 Jul 2022

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Holden, the Rev William Clifford

British Rule in South Africa

Illustrated in the Story of Kama and His Tribe, and of the War in Zululand

Published: State Library, Pretoria, 1969

Edition: Limited facsimile edition

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  • The Rev William Clifford Holden was both the most published and most authoritative late-nineteenth-century historian of Natal 

Red-to-maroon cloth-boards, with b/w illustrations and lettering to the upper panel and black lettering to the spine, plain endpapers, b/w frontispiece on art paper plus 218 pp of prelims and text with an inserted map and illustrations on art paper which include one of the first Christian tribal chief

  • This State Library Reprint 37 is a limited facsimile edition of the original Wesleyan Conference edition, published in London, which is undated but with a preface written in 1879
  • Apart from a sunned spine, this is a very good copy - square and tight binding, unrubbed boards, complete, unmarked and undiscoloured
  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 185 x 130
  • 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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