Lot #08/23 Rhodesiana. A small collection of this valuable & well illustrated (black / white photos, portraits, maps), journal
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Lot #08/23 Rhodesiana. A small collection of this valuable & well illustrated (black / white photos, portraits, maps), journal covering Zimbabwe / Rhodesian history, military, archaeology, biography, development, etc. All published by the Rhodesiana Society, Salisbury, all first editions, 8vo. in size, in original printer wrappers, condition is good+ - VG with some rubbing of the covers,a few old tape-marks on end-papers. The following nine issues. (i) Rhodesiana Publication no. 19 - December, 1968 Includes: "Antonio Fernandes: Rhodesia's first pioneer" by Hugh Tracey; "Gonçalo da Silveira's journey to the Monomotapa in 1560" by Rev. Father W.F. Rea & "The fort at Naka Pass" by D.K. Parkinson. Pp. viii,124, historical photos, portraits, illustrations, maps. (ii) Rhodesiana. Publication no. 20 - July, 1969 Includes important articles on "Colonel John Anthony Spreckley" by A.S. Hickman & "David Livingstone, tourist to Rhodesia" by G.L. Guy. Pp. x,118, historical photos, portraits, illustrations, maps. (iii) Rhodesiana. Publication no. 21 - December, 1969 Includes: "The Muriel Mine and those who built it" by Merna Wilson & "Birth of an airline, the establishment of Rhodesian and Nyasaland Airways" by J. McAdam. Pp. viii,108, historical photos, portraits. (iv) Rhodesiana. Publication no. 23 - December, 1970 Includes: "Lost on trek in 1895" by Lilian Emily Stuttaford & a long article "Lobengula: second & last king of the Amandabele ... his concluding resting place & treasure" by C.K. Cooke. Pp. x,102, historical photos, portraits, maps. (v) Rhodesiana. Publication no. 24 - July 1971 Includes: "Buildings of historic interest. No. 4. Some Umtali buildings" by C.M. Hulley & "Rhodesia in books" by E.E. Burke. Pp. x,107, historical photos, portraits, maps. (vi) Rhodesiana. Publication no. 25 - December, 1971 Includes: "Mazoe and the Mashona Rebellion, 1896-97" by E.E. Burke & "António Fernandes - a reassessment" by R.W. Dickinson. Pp. x,114, historical photos & illustrations, portraits, maps. (vii) Rhodesiana. Publication no. 28 - July 1973 Includes: "Fort Victoria to Fort Salisbury. The latter part of the journey of the Pioneer Column in 1890" by E.E. Burke & "Orlando Baragwanath: a centenarian pioneer of Rhodesia" by Roger Howman. Pp. x,124, historical photos, portraits, maps. (viii) Rhodesiana. Publication no. 34 - March 1976 Includes: "The history of Gwelo. Part 1" by Pat Davis & "Rezende Mine" by R. Cherer Smith. Pp. x,79, historical photos, maps. (ix) Rhodesiana. Publication no. 38 - March 1978 Includes: "Medical practitioners of Bulawayo in the mid-1920s. Part 2" by Dr. R.M. Morris & "The Rennie Tailyour Concession" by R. Cherer Smith. Pp. x,94, historical photos, portraits. Reserve price for the collection: R2290.00 bids welcome

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