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SA Auction #85 begins on 10 Sep 2020

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Lady Briggs

The Staff Work of The Anglo Boer War - 1899-1901

Published: Grant Richards, London, 1901

Edition: First

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PLEASE NOTE: The illustration, "A signed postcard" that should apper opposite page 158 is not present. Original red cloth boards with gilt titling on the spine and a decorative device on the upper board. 12 prelims, 503 pages, 5 (of 6) black and white illustrations, followed by 5 pages of "Press Opinions" on Naval Administrations written by Sir John Briggs and his wife. This is the correct "Henrietta Street" first edition. CONDITION DETAILS: There is some foxing/spotting throughout. The binding is good, with a bit of spine fading and light soiling.
  • Binding Condition: Little wear
  • Overall Condition: Good but 1 plate short
  • Size: 234mm x 157mm
  • Sold By: Gandolph's Books
  • Contact Person: Arnaud Labuschagne
  • Country: South Africa
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