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SA Auction #94 begins on 30 Sep 2021

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Richard William Murray.

The Diamond-field Keepsake, 1873

Facsimile Edition with added Index. Introduction by Brian Roberts.

Published: Historical Society of Kimberley And the Northern Cape., Kimberley, 1979

Edition: First

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This facsimile of the 1873 edition was published to celebrate the centenary of the discovery of diamonds. A fascinating account of the discovery supported by 7 contemporary photographs. Only  500 copies of this Keepsake were published - a scarce and collectible item of Africana. This copy is in pristine condition. 38 Pages plus index. Old bookplate mark.

  • Binding Condition: Very good.
  • Overall Condition: Very good.
  • Size: 28 x 21.5 cm.
  • Sold By: Ex Libris
  • Contact Person: Dr. P.J.B. Lamb
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 0829364794
  • Preferred Payment Methods: EFT or Paypal with a 5% surcharge to cover additional costs.
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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