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SA Auction #81 begins on 05 Mar 2020

Transvaal Publishing Co. (Compilers.)

Men Of The Times.

Old Colonists of the Cape Colony and Orange River Colony.

Published: Transvaal Publishing Company., Cape Town, Johannesburg., 1906.

Edition: First

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A tome of 645 pages. Hundreds of photos and biographies of prominent men in the colonies. Interesting articles on various contemporary industries - Fruit growing, Mohair, Wool, Poultry, Coach building, Ostrich farming and the Diamond Industry among others.

Lower margins of boards frayed. Two small, (2cm), marginal tears in preliminaries. Occasional grubby marks in margins. Gilded edges. Gilt on title on upper board badly rubbed.

  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Size: 33.5 x 27 cm.
  • Sold By: Ex Libris
  • Contact Person: Dr. P.J.B. Lamb
  • Country: South Africa
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