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SA Auction #96 begins on 20 Jan 2022

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J L De Villiers

HOE IK ONTSNAPTE, 'n verhaal van een merkwaardige ontsnapping van een Boer uit Engelsch-Indie

Published: Hoveker & Wormser, 1903

Edition: First

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98 pages, 8vo, frontispiece of De Villiers disguised as an Indian, illustrations, original green cloth with a portrait of the author mounted on the upper cover, a copy in pristine condition. Never read and still in its brown enveloped covering.

The author escaped from a camp in Trichinopoly in South India, disguised as an Indian, into the nearby French enclave of Pondicherrry and thence by ship to France.

  • Binding Condition: Pristine
  • Overall Condition: Pristine
  • Sold By: Mantis Books
  • Contact Person: Charl Yates
  • Country: South Africa
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