Lot #08/03 Battiss by Ridley Beeton.
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R950.00 ZAR

Lot #08/03 Battiss by Ridley Beeton. An interesting booklet, containing among other writings, reproductions of paintings & prints, a brief paper written by Beeton on the honorary degree conferred on Battiss by UNISA in 1982 & an unfinished essay “The book on Battiss: personal memoir” also by Beeton. Beeton was head of English Department at UNISA the same time as Battiss was head of Art there and they were good friends. Battiss did some book covers & other illustrations for Beeton. Inscribed to “Marie. With love & in memory of our great friend, [signed] Ridley, 18th November 1989.This is copy no. 1.” Rare. Pretoria, Privately published, 1989. First edition. 8vo. Printer wrappers. Pp. 68, black / white reproductions. Faint browning. VG. Reserve price: R860.00 bids welcome

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