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SA Auction #91 begins on 27 May 2021

US Auction #7 begins on 17 Jun 2021

Jeppe, Carl

The Kaleidoscopic Transvaal (1906)

Published: J C Juta and Co, Durban and Cape Town, 1906

Edition: First

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  • The contents comprise 21 essay-chapters, each describing a historic episode in the Transvaal


  1. President Burger
  2. First Annexation
  3. War of Independence
  4. Gold on the Witwatersrand
  5. Golden City
  6. President Kruger
  7. Sekukuni War
  8. Malabuie War
  9. Why Jamieson [sic] Crossed the Border
  10. Opera Bouffe
  11. The Three Years War

No dustjacket as published, red cloth-boards, plain endpapers, unillustrated text

  • The spine is lightly sunned (see image); the boards are clean and undamaged; the binding is tight and square; there is an ownership signature on front free endpaper; the contents are complete, but with early light foxing (including the title-page - see images); the text is otherwise unmarked and undiscoloured
  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 220 x 150 x 45; 0.7 kg
  • Sold By: Fontein Books
  • Contact Person: Richard Proctor-Sims
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 051 773 0050/048 079 546 4032
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Eft, or, for overseas buyers, PayPal
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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