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["Norman," Pseud.]


A New Version of an Old Tale, by "Norman," Pictured by A.S. Forrest

Published: Dean & Son, London, No date (Circa 1900)

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Unpaginated (56 pages), 14 colour plates words and music opposite, pictorial paper covered boards (coloured both front and back), slightly worn around the edges of the covers,  red cloth spine,  working loose at the front hinge, contents bright, a good copy. 

A South African Bibliography volume 3 page 556: 2 copies listed. 'Ten little Boer boys, Marching out to fight; One little Commando, slim trim and tight.' 'Two little Boer boys Complain of Lyddite gun; Lyddite came just the same, And then there was one.' 'One little Commando Made its presence felt, Waging guerilla war All around the veldt'.

  • Overall Condition: A Good Copy
  • Size: oblong 4to (230 x 310 mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
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  • Country: South Africa
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