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SA Auction #85 begins on 10 Sep 2020

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De Wet, Sampie


Published: J.L. Van Schaik, Limited., Pretoria, 1948

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Hardcover Octavo, Light Green boards with 40 pages. Decorative design of monkeys and green titling on the front board.

Beautiful black and white ink drawings of wildlife throughout the book, the illustrations are done by Hilda Stevenson-Hamilton.

There are small tears along the spine and some marks on the front/back boards, due to shelf wear.

Contents include The Monkeys’ Wedding, The White Elephant and The Literary Lion. The binding and the book are in good condition.

“You must often have heard people say when it rains and the sun shines at the same time, it is a monkeys’ wedding.”

  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Size: 238 x 185 mm
  • Sold By: Bookdealers cc
  • Contact Person: Doron Locketz. Vivienne Yudaken.
  • Country: South Africa
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  • Trade Associations: South African Bookdealers Association

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