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SA Auction #101 begins on 25 Aug 2022

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Sheil-Small, Denis, M C; General Sir Walter Walker, KCB, CBE, DSO (foreword)

Green Shadows: A Gurkha Story

Published: William Kimber, London, 1982

Edition: First

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  • Full-page ink dedication by the author and a small ownership label on the front free endpaper 

Black-and-green duotone illustrated laminated unclipped (9.95 pounds) dustjacket, green cloth-boards, gilt-lettered to the spine, plain endpapers, 198 pp of prelims, text, appendixes and index, illustrated by 16 pp of inserted b/w illustrations on gloss paper and 5 maps in the text, with loosely inserted newspaper cuttings at the back


  • Very good overall, jacket lightly edge-chipped (see image); tight and square binding with boards unrubbed; contents, including plates, complete, undiscoloured and otherwise unmarked 
  • Jacket Condition: Near Very Good
  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 240 x 155; 0.4 kg
  • Sold By: Fontein Books
  • Contact Person: Richard Proctor-Sims
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 051 773 0486/+79 546 4032
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Eft (South Africa), SWIFT (rest of world), or $ checks for US or Australian buyers
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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