An abstract of original manuscripts in the Archives of the Cape Colony, dating from 1651-1691, compared with printed accounts of the settlement by various visitors during that time.
Also four short papers upon subjects connected with the East India Company's government at a later period, reprinted from Colonial periodicals and notes on English, Dutch and French books published before 1796, containing references to South Africa. With four charts.
xiv, 428 pages,  folded leaves: maps. Half black calf with green cloth and gilding, raised bands and red title label.Rubbed on edges and corners. Marbled endpapers and page edges. Dated gift inscription on a preliminary page.
See Mendelssohn, volume 2, page 475 and South African Bibliography, volume 4, page 476.
- Binding Condition: Excellent
- Overall Condition: Excellent
- Size: 24 x 16 cm