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SA Auction #106 begins on 13 Apr 2023

US Auction #15 begins on 03 May 2023

Hickman, Colonel A S

Rhodesia Served the Queen. Rhodesian Forces in the Boer War 1899-1902. Vols I and II

[Vol II] From Mafeking until the End of the War, on 31st May, 1902

Published: Government Printer, Salisbury, Rhodesia, 1970 and 1975

Edition: Firsts

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This set, especially in its excellent condition, is now exceptionally rare.

Unclipped colour dustjackets with plastic protection, dark green cloth-boards gilt lettered to the upper board and spine, green-and-yellow head- and tail-bands, plain endpapers, frontispieces (Vol I: monochrome; Vol II: colour).

Vol I. xx + 384 pp of text and appendixes + 2 inserted colour plates + 76 inserted b/w plates + [21] pp of unpaginated index.

Vol II. xvii + 354 pp of text and appendixes + 48 inserted b/w plates + 6 maps and sketches in the text + 8-fold plan of Mafeking at the back.

CONDITION. This near-fine set is complete, unmarked and undiscoloured. 

  • Jacket Condition: Very Good
  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 250 x 170 x 75; 1.9 kg
  • Sold By: Fontein Books
  • Contact Person: Richard Proctor-Sims
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 051 773 0050/048 079 546 4032
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Eft (South Africa), SWIFT (rest of world), or $ checks for US or Australian buyers
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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