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Image for Diary of the Siege of Ladysmith - by Major G F Tatham of the Natal Carbineers and resident of Ladysmith at the time of the Siege

Diary of the Siege of Ladysmith - by Major G F Tatham of the Natal Carbineers and resident of Ladysmith at the time of the Siege

By: Tatham, Major G F

Price: $22.80

Publisher: Ladysmith Historical Society, Ladysmith, South Africa: 1985

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: cgpx

Condition: Very Good


27 pages (complete). A benign copy. The covers have some storage marks, some scuffing, some handling wear and creasing. They are sure and steady. The contents are gratifyingly certain and comfortable. They are clean, clear, diligent, assured. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Souvenir of the Siege of Mafeking - from original photographs

By: Taylor, D

Price: $475.00

Publisher: D Taylor, Mafeking: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 96ma

Condition: Fair


Complete. 113 photographic plates of extraordinary power, intimacy and poignancy from a photographer living and working in Mafeking. A much owned, resilient copy. Half leather. Stamped gilt titling (worn). The leathered corners are much worn as is the spine. The boards are scruffy, stained and marked. The spine and the boards are yet healthy, sturdy, sound. The contents have considerable evidence of avid, eager ownership throughout. Those pages that required it have been repaired and reinforced (the plates show on facing sides only) on the rear sides. The opp-title page has a gift in... View more info

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With Bobs and Kruger (Anglo-Boer War Reprint Library - Vol 2)

By: Unger, Frederic William

Price: $76.00

Publisher: C Struik (Pty) Ltd., Cape Town and Johannesburg: 1977

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 82mi

Condition: Very Good


414 pages (complete). Numbered 34 of a limited edition of 50 copies. Full leather. Titling on spine on a leather patch affixed to the second panel. The spine has four ridges. The boards have amiable, very light wear to the corners and the spine head and foot. The boards are handsome, healthy, tidy. Blind-stamped titling on the front. Gilt stamped series emblem. The papertrims have sprinkles of foxing. The contents are hale, assured. The pages are fresh-faced, bold, confident, clean and clear, tight, comfortable, smart. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier deliver... View more info

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My Reminiscences of the Anglo-Boer War

By: Viljoen, General Ben

Price: $42.75

Publisher: Hood, Douglas, & Howard, London: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: blzp

Condition: Good


542 pages (complete). A generous memoir from a prominent Boer general. With salutary decency the book has a foreword from an English colonel, Theodore Brinckman! A sound, decent copy with some wear. The spine has been repaired with a leather strip. The boards are much worn, scuffed, marked and stained. They are sure. Within, the front and end pastedown have previous owner signatures that have been blacked out. The contents, especially taking the book's age into account, are very clear, most benevolent and benign, very clean and generous. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked ... View more info

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Le Sens de la Guerre Sud-Africaine

By: Villarais, J; Tallichet, Ed.

Price: $190.00

Publisher: Bureaux de la Biblioteque Universelle, Lausanne: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 48rh

Condition: Very Good


380 pages (complete). In French throughout. A RARE copy of this view of the Anglo-Boer War through the prism of two embedded Frenchmen. Newly rebound with original front cover and spine tipped-in. Newer end-papers. The boards have some light wear about the edges and corners, head and foot of the spine. They are steady, sure. The pages are untrimmed (the top edges are trimmed). There is evidence of happy use throughout. The page edges are a little tanned. Otherwise, the pages are tight, convivial, clean and clear, certain, comfortable. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracke... View more info

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Unofficial Despatches / Dispatches

By: Wallace, Edgar

Price: $49.40

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co., London: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 80mu

Condition: Very Good


327 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. Original brown covers. The gilt trimming on the upper edges is oxidised. The boards have general, genial wear about the corners, edges, seams. There is some mild scuffing and storage marking. The gilt titling on the spine is dulled but amiable. The spine is burnished from shelving and handling. The spine and the boards are steady, sure. The frontispage has a previous owner signature. The paper trims have mild user wear. Along pp 264/265 the guttering is cracked. The security of the contents is unaffected. Despite its age the pages are most... View more info

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Op die Transvaalse Front 1 Junie 1900 - 31 Oktober 1900

By: Weeber, E J

Price: $114.00

Publisher: Nasionale Pers Beperk: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: caox

Condition: Very Good


297 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A rare Boer account of action in the Transvaal Lowveld. A sound, sure copy. The boards do have marking, wear, scuffing. They are sound, assured. The front pastedown has had previous inscriptions redacted. The pages here, are clean, clear, comfortable, certain, fresh. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Gids tot die Anglo-Boereoorlog in die Oos-Transvaal 1899-1902 100 Jaar / Guide to the Anglo Boer War in the Eastern Transvaal 1899-1902 100 years

By: Westhuizen, Gert & Erika v d

Price: $85.50

Publisher: The Authors: 2000

Seller ID: bpmn

Condition: Very Good


323 pages (complete). In English and Afrikaans. Included: a pamphlet guide to "Volksrust Konsentrasiekamp 1901-1902" (a little worn). A most agreeable copy. The covers are smart, neat. They have very mild user wear about the edges. The frontispage has a gift inscription (not from the authors). The contents are in excellent condition. They are bright, fresh, clean, clear, wonderfully detailed, most generous. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info