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SA Auction #106 begins on 13 Apr 2023

US Auction #15 begins on 03 May 2023

Giddy, Cynthia + drawings by Barbara Jeppe

Cycads of South Africa (Copy Number 15)

Published: Purnell & Sons SA (Pty) Ltd, Cape Town, 1974

Edition: First - Limited

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Copy number 15 of the Special Collector's Edition limited to two hundred copies signed by Cynthia Giddy.

Loosely inserted is the original publisher's brochure.

Original dark green leather binding with gilt titling on the spine and a decorative cycad device on the upper board. Decorated end papers. 122 pages, world ditribution map and 7 other diagrams, pencil drawings by Barbara Jeppe, full colour photographic illustrations.

CONDITION DETAILS: A clean, well looked after copy with minor signs of use. There is a bookseller's label on the front paste down.

  • Binding Condition: Clean
  • Overall Condition: A superior, clean copy
  • Size: 307mm x 233mm
  • Sold By: Gandolph's Books
  • Contact Person: Arnaud Labuschagne
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: +27 11-624-1752
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Cash, Cheque deposits in Rands, bank transfers.
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