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21 Nov 2019 16:30 GMT

Electricity Supply Commission

Escom House

The opening of Escom House in Johannesburg by General J C Smuts in 1923

Published: Electricity Supply Commission, Johannesburg, 1923

Edition: First

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Dark-brown cloth covers with lettering and Escom logo; 22 inside pages.

The landscape book is in the form of an invitation, with ribbon binding, and this is Mr A E Harte's copy. (See images.)

Escom's then chairman was Dr H J van der Bijl, perhaps South Africa's most noted economist.

Rare. Condition: Near Very Good.

  • Binding Condition: Good +
  • Overall Condition: Good +
  • Size: 190 x 250
  • Sold By: Fontein Books
  • Contact Person: Richard Proctor-Sims
  • Country: South Africa
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