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Anglo Boer War.


Published: Geo. Newnes Ltd., London, 1900

Edition: First Edition

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An Album of Pictures and Photographs Illustrating the Chief Events of the War Under Lord Roberts.

With a Chronological History

First edition: 140 pages, illustrated throughout with full page photographs and illustrations by war artists (Melton Prior, Sidney Paget, J. Finnemore and others) with detailed captions beneath, red cloth bevelled boards with gilt vignette and title on the upper cove, faded gilt on the spine, starting to wear at the hinges, a good copy.

Mendelssohn (Sidney)South African Bibliography volume 2 page 377: The contents include an interesting collection of illustrations taken from photographs and drawings by military officers, war correspondents, professional and amateur photographers, &c. &c. The engravings are accompanied by letterpress notes, the whole forming an illustrated chronological history of the war.

  • Overall Condition: A Good Copy
  • Size: oblong 4to (280 x 350 mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
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  • Country: South Africa
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