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SA Auction #96 begins on 20 Jan 2022

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Kennedy, E E; introduced by Maryna Fraser

Waiting for the Boom

Published: South African Library, Cape Town, 1985

Edition: Facsimile reproduction of 1910 original

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" . . . a lively, contemporary account of a nine-month sojourn on the Witwatersrand. The author . . . was a London stockbroker who arrived in Johannesburg in the middle of June 1889." - from the introduction.

xvii [+ v] + 60 pp of text + 4 inserted contemporary photographs. A corner of pp x/xi is torn, with the loss of a few characters of the first 3 lines of each side of the leaf.

  • Jacket Condition: Limp covers)
  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 155 x 120
  • Sold By: Fontein Books
  • Contact Person: Richard Proctor-Sims
  • Country: South Africa
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