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Cape Town Printing

The Cape of Good Hope Government Gazette. Published by Authority. January 1, 1836 - December 30, 1836. COMPLETE YEAR

Published: Cape Government, Cape Town, 1836

Edition: First edition

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The complete Cape Government newspaper for the year 1836. January 1 - December 30, 1836. Issues 1567 - 1619 Printed by Samuel John Mollett at the Gazette Office. Each issue consists of about 8 - 12 pages of government proclamations, legal notices, ordinances, announcement of auctions & other sales, insurance notices, estates, market prices, shipping news & various adverts for publications, theatre, horse races, etc. etc. . In English & Dutch. A very valuable source for government notices, law, property & society at the Cape. A folio size volume, bound in 19th century half-calf, marbled boards & end-papers, leather splitting along hinges, leather corners & marbled covers rubbed, some slight tears to some pages, some pre-binding creasing & folds, some foxing, official postal franking top right corner of most issues. A really nice example of this early South African newspaper.
  • Binding Condition: Good+
  • Overall Condition: Good+
  • Size: Folio
  • Sold By: ABC Bookshop
  • Contact Person: Dennis Slotow
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: +27 833217872
  • Preferred Payment Methods: PayFast, bank transfer
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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