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SA Auction #106 begins on 13 Apr 2023

US Auction #15 begins on 10 May 2023

Lord Randolph S Churchill

Men, Mines and Animals in South Africa

Published: Sampson Low, Marston & Company, London, 1895

Edition: Second

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This book is divided into 20 chapters. Also a list of 28 full page illustrations and 37 text illustrations. 339 pages. A route map of author's travels at end of book as well as an index of 9 pages.

The chapters focus on the Cape Colony, diamonds, gold, mining and sporting, the Transvaal Boers, on the road to Mashonaland, composition and equipment of an expedition, through Bechuanaland, trekking and hunting, lions, difficulties of travel on the veldt, the country between Fort Victoria and Salisbury, sport in Mashonaland, the Gold district of the Mazoe river and life at Fort Salisbury.

Slight wear to the spine, name of previous owner in front, first two pages attached with tape.

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