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Lieut.-Col. H. C. Lowther (Scots Guards)

From Pillar to Post (1911)

Published: Edward Arnold, London, 1911

Edition: Second Impression

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Spine sunned, otherwise a very good to near fine copy with no inscriptions, clean pages and tight binding.

xi + 307pp + 1 (press reviews of the first edition). All illustrated plates present.

Contains two chapters on lion hunting and four chapters on South Africa from 1899 - 1902 including some of the following subjects:   The Pom-Pom, Magersfontein, Lord Roberts Arrives, Boer Trenches, The Advance to Pretoria, Street Fighting at Germiston, Beards, The Power of the Rifle, Diamond Hill, Long Tom, A Stupid Transport Officer, Komati Poort, Guarding Prisoners, General French Commands, Sniping the Sniper, An Untruthful Missionary, Steynsdorp, Chasing The Government, We Meet De Wet Without Knowing It, A Reckless Artist Meets His End, We Find Some Government Papers etc.

  • Binding Condition: Near Fine
  • Overall Condition: Near Fine
  • Size: 8vo.
  • Sold By: Rare Paper
  • Contact Person: Armandt Marais
  • Country: South Africa
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