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SA Auction #96 begins on 20 Jan 2022

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O\'Kelly Webber, H.

The Grip Of Gold

Published: Hutchinson & Co., London, 1936

Edition: 1st

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Biographical account of an Irish emigrant to South Africa, covering the period 1887 to 1936, 287pp with chapters on The Boer republics, The Jameson Raid, The Petition To Queen Victoria, Chinese Labour and the Post-War Settlement, The Great Johannesburg Strike Of 1922, Gold As A Medium Of Exchange, The Jews In South Africa, etc... Book condition: red boards in very good condition, gilt spine titles, e-p\'s and edges spotted/foxed, text with occasional foxing, otherwise very good; owner signature on f.f.e-p. includes 18pp black and white photographs of early Johannesburg mines, as well as portraits.
  • Jacket Condition: no jacket
  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 8vo
  • Sold By: Imagine Books
  • Contact Person: Steven Duckworth
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 0833587398
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