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SA Auction #93 begins on 19 Aug 2021

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T.W. Comyns


The Causes of The War in The Transvaal

Published: Alex, Muir $ Co., Brisbane, 1900

Edition: 1st.

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Exceedingly rare paperback booklet on the Boer War by an Australian and published in Australia in 1900. Small 8vo. 105pp. Frontispiece portrait of Kitchener, map, 7 plates in the original pictorial paper wraps. 

There is a pale signature on the title page. Some very light staining of the wrappers with minute wear at the extremes of the spine, but a remarkable near fine copy of this fragile item which is not in SABIB! 

  • Binding Condition: Near Fine
  • Overall Condition: Near Fine
  • Size: Small 8vo.
  • Sold By: Ronald Levine - Modern First Editions
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  • Country: South Africa
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