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SA Auction #96 begins on 20 Jan 2022

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Cape of Good Hope:


Published: Printed and Published for the Contractor, by Samuel John Mollett, at the Gazette Office, No. 1, Grave Street, adjoining Keizersgracht, Cape Town, 1836

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Published by Authority. No. 1672, Friday, January 5, 1838 - No. 1723, Friday, December 328, 1838.

Each 8 pages some with Supplements of usually 6 pages, in English and Dutch, bound in old half leather with marbled paper sides - the leather and paper are very worn and the upper joint is split half way along the length and the board almost detached, the contents are lightly browned but generally in very good condition.

The Government Gazette was the principal organ of communication of the Cape Government. It included subsidiary legislation (proclamations and Government notices in terms of acts), bills, acts, advertisements, tenders, shipping, divorces, births, deaths, insolvencies, etc.

  • Binding Condition: Poor
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
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  • Country: South Africa
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