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SA Auction #100 begins on 14 Jul 2022

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Herring, Rev. Gerald

The Pilgrim Diggers of the Seventies

A Short History of the Origin of Pilgrims Rest (1873-1881). With a note on the Voortrekkers.

Published: Privately Printed, Pilgrims Rest, 1949

Edition: First Edition

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Full brown polished leather binding with gilt lettering to top of front board. Original wrap and paper edition, that has been bound into this attractive bound copy.

Wrap. Title. Contents. Preface by J.H.A. Diering-March 1949. Foreword - Gerald Herring, April, 1928. Note. The Graves of the Voortrekkers / The Approaches to the Goldfields / Delagoa Bay / Through the Fever and Fly Country / Mac Mac / Early Days in Pilgrim's Rest / Introduction to the Digger / The Day's Work / The Gold / Law & Disorder / The Ladies- and Others / The Clergyman / Ross Hill / Curtain. 46 pages in all. Very clean copy.

  • Binding Condition: Fine
  • Overall Condition: Fine
  • Size: 24 X 15.5cm
  • Sold By: Quathlamba Winds Books
  • Contact Person: Ian & Yvonne Halford
  • Country: United Kingdom
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  • Trade Associations: SABDA

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