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Wilson (W.H.)


A history of the Boer War of 1899 -1999 illustrated mainly from photographs and authentic sketches taken in South Africa

Published: Harmsworth Brothers Limited, London, 1900

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2 volumes, 716 pages continuously paginated, frontispieces, 2 folding maps, prolifically illustrated throughout with photographs and sketches by war artists, half maroon morocco, with matching blind patterned cloth boards, titled gilt on the spine, corners rubbed, a good set.

Mendelssohn (Sidney) South African Bibliography volume 2, page 625: This compilation was issued in thirty parts, and affords a record of the South African War up to the advance to Komati Poort and the flight of President Kruger. The volumes are interesting and entertaining.

  • Overall Condition: A Good Set
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
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  • Country: South Africa
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