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Smith (Sir Harry)

THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY

Published: John Murray, London, 1901

Edition: First Edition

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Edited with the addition of some supplementary chapters By G.C. Moore Smith

In two volumes

With portraits and illustrations

First edition: 2 volumes vol. 1 xxiv, 382 pages, vol. 2 ix, 434 pages, frontispiece portraits in both volumes, 9 black and white plates, 3 maps – 1 folded, 2 plans, uncut for-edge and bottom edges, top edge gilt, with red cloth boards – which are scuffed - with Sir Harry’s coat of arms in gilt on the upper covers, titled gilt on the spine, a good set.

Sir Harry Smith, Baronet, in full Sir Harry George Wakelyn, Baronet Smith, (born June 28, 1787, Whittlesey, Isle of Ely, Eng.—died Oct. 12, 1860, London), British general, governor of Cape Colony, and high commissioner in South Africa from 1847 to 1852.
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Sir-Harry-Smith-Baronet

  • Overall Condition: A Good Set
  • Size: 8vo (230 x150mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
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  • Country: South Africa
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