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29 Aug 2019 16:30 GMT

G.E. Cory.

The Rise of South Africa.

Published: Struik, Cape Town, 1965

Edition: First

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Facsimile Reprint set. This set was bought and put in the library and looks as though it was never touched again.

Sir George Cory * Stoke Newington, London, 3.6.1862. + Cape Town 28.4.1935. Well known historian of South Africa. Came to S.A. in 1891. First professor of Chemistry at St. Andrews College, Grahamstown. He was appointed Government Historiographer after Theal's death. He was especially interested in the 1820 Settlers and Eastern Cape.

Reference source.

Dictionary of S.A. Biography, vol. II. p. 142.

  • Binding Condition: Excellent
  • Overall Condition: Excellent
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