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Hou Kop!

By: du Plessis, Wennie

Price: $71.25

Publisher: Tafelberg: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ophe

Condition: Near Fine

106 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. This memoir by South African diplomat (Ambassador to Canada and Washington during the 1950s) and administrator is comfortable and neat. Included: Of MUCH interest are a number of letters du Plessis wrote to his friend, the journalist David Friedman (who was working for SAPA at the time). 1. From Ottawa dated 23.11.'55, with envelope ; 2. From Ottawa dated 3.12.'55 ; 3. From Washington dated 12.4.57 (the draft of the telegram mentioned is also included) ; 4. From Washington dated 22 Julie 1957. All are handwritten and signed 'Wennie du Plessis'... View more info