Mendelssohn's South African Bibliography: Being the Catalogue Raisonee of the Mendelssohn Library of Works relating to South Africa, including the Full Titles of the Books, with Synoptical, Biographical, Critical, and Bibliographical Notes on the Volumes and their Authors. Together with Notices of a large number of Important Works not as yet included in the Collection, based on Information gather by the Author in the Course of Researches in many Libraries, and during a Residence in South Africa extending over the greater part of a Quarter of a Century, together with a Bibliography of South African Periodical Literature, and of Articles on South African Subjects in Periodical Literature throughout the World. Also a Complete List of the British Parliamentary Blue-Books on South Africa, A Cartography of South Africa, &c., &c., &c. - 2 Volumes

By: Mendelssohn, Sidney; Colvin, ID (intro)

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Book Condition: Very Good


Two volumes (complete). Unnumbered copies of a limited edition of 500 copies. From the library of Edna and Frank Bradlow (the Africana bibliophiles and historians). Mild-mannered copies. Volume I: 1008 pages. Included an ex-libris adhesive plate for Sidney Mendelssohn. The dustjacket is worn about all edges and seams. It is scuffed, marked. It is also comfortable and secure. Linen coloured boards (neat, sturdy and sound). The pagetrims have some shelving marks. The contents have some occasional blots of foxing, some pages have freckles of foxing along the top trims. They are otherwise tight, clean, clear, confident, most conscientious and diligent, certain, amenable. Volume II: The dustjacket has a clear cellophane protective cover. The dj has wear about the edges, some shelving creases and scuffing and marks. It is otherwise secure and sure. The linen covered boards are healthy, sound, sure. The paper trims have some light shelving marks. The pages are clean, clear, healthy, assured, confident, diligent, neat, orderly, assiduous, amenable. Please note that due to the weight of the books, should they need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.

Title: Mendelssohn's South African Bibliography: Being the Catalogue Raisonee of the Mendelssohn Library of Works relating to South Africa, including the Full Titles of the Books, with Synoptical, Biographical, Critical, and Bibliographical Notes on the Volumes and their Authors. Together with Notices of a large number of Important Works not as yet included in the Collection, based on Information gather by the Author in the Course of Researches in many Libraries, and during a Residence in South Africa extending over the greater part of a Quarter of a Century, together with a Bibliography of South African Periodical Literature, and of Articles on South African Subjects in Periodical Literature throughout the World. Also a Complete List of the British Parliamentary Blue-Books on South Africa, A Cartography of South Africa, &c., &c., &c. - 2 Volumes

Author Name: Mendelssohn, Sidney; Colvin, ID (intro)

Categories: Africana - Books / Bibliography / Library Science,

Edition: Limited 2nd Edition

Publisher: The Holland Press, London/ Arco Publications: 1957

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 22rg