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21 Nov 2019 16:30 GMT

An Observer

South African Balloons - A Skit on the Boom (Very early Johannesburg printing, 1895)

Published: Argus Printing & Publishing Co., Johannesburg, 1895

Edition: First Edition

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13pp. Some foxing on the front wrap, front wrap and front end paper loose, rear wrap missing. Contents clean.

'A little brochure referring to the share speculation in South Africa during 1895, with references to some of the Rand financiers and the Jameson Raid.'

  • Binding Condition: Poor
  • Overall Condition: Fair
  • Size: 8vo.
  • Sold By: Rare Paper
  • Contact Person: Armandt Marais
  • Country: South Africa
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