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SA Auction #96 begins on 20 Jan 2022

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B H Dicke

The Bush speaks: Border life in the old Transvaal

Published: Shuter & Shooter, Pietermaritzburg, 1937

Edition: Second

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This is the second edition printed 1937 and limited to 1000 copies. This copy shows foxing throughout its 421 pages. I will rate is as a reading copy only. Chapters on the Rain-Queen, wars, men and women, Priestess of Fecundity, reincarnation, a trading station, bead necklaces, Hlonipa names, witch doctors, Matoma Tree, trading and riding, Mahone Kraal, spooring and collecting, Shipopi Kraal. Illustrations of Bavenda girls, Movenda girl and Magwamba girls.

Name of previous owner in front.

  • Sold By: Mantis Books
  • Contact Person: Charl Yates
  • Country: South Africa
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