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George McCall Theal


11 volumes

Published: C. Struik, Cape Town, 1964

Edition: Facsimile

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The definitive history of Southern Africa. The titling and numbering of the original George Allen & Unwin 'Star Edition' is shown on the original title pages but for clarity the 11 facsimile volumes were retitled by Struik thus:

Vol.1. Ethnography And Condition Of South Africa Before A.D. 1505.
Vol.2. The Portuguese In South Africa From 1505 To 1795.
Vol.3. Foundation Of The Cape Colony By The Dutch.
Vol.4. The Cape Colony To 1795. The Koranas, Bantu & Portuguese In South Africa To 1800.
Vol.5. The Cape Colony From 1795 To 1828. The Zulu Wars Of Devastation And The Formation Of New Bantu Communities.
Vol.6. The Cape Colony From 1828 To 1846, Natal From 1824 To 1845, And Proceedings Of The Emigrant Farmers From 1836 To 1847.
Vol.7. The Cape Colony From 1846 To 1860, Natal From 1845 To 1857, British Kaffraria From 1847 To 1860, The Orange River Sovereignty & The Transvaal Republic 1847 To 1858.
Vol.8. The Cape Colony From 1860 To 1872, Natal From 1857 To 1872, Orange Free State From 1859 To    1871, S.A. Republic From 1858 To 1870.
Vol.9. The South African Republic From 1870 To 1872, Synoptical Index.
Vol.10. Events In The Cape Colony From 1873 To 1877.
Vol.11. Twelve Eventful Years From 1873 To 1884.

Gilt on maroon skivertex boards.

No inscriptions. contents excellent, binding error to Vol.1 has cause crease near top else overall a VG+ set.

Our Ref. #24506

  • Binding Condition: VG+
  • Overall Condition: VG+
  • Size: 220mm x 145mm x 8.5kg
  • Sold By: Fables Bookshop
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  • Country: South Africa
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