Lot #21/08 Four books on Rhodesia
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R670.00 ZAR

This auction has been sold to h.b. at R670.00 .

Lot #21/08 Four books on Rhodesia Rhodesia of today: a description of the present condition and the prospects of Mashonaland & Matabeleland by E.F. Knight. Knight was a a correspondent, sent out by “The Times” to cover the campaign Rhodes’s settlers were mounting. A facsimile reprint of the 1895 edition with new foreword & illustrations. “Rhodesiana Reprint Library - Silver Series” vol. 3. Bulawayo, Books of Rhodesia, 1975. Facsimile reprint. 8vo. Cloth. Dust jacket. Pp. 1561,24 (publisher’s list), black / white photo-plates, folding map. Previous owner’s details on verso of end-paper. Good+ …. together with …. Some African milestones by H.F. Varian …. with a preface by Lieut.-Col. Ewart S. Grogan. Varian was involved in railway construction in Rhodesia & East Africa. Includes pioneering & hunting. Wheatley [UK], George Ronald, 1953. First edition. 8vo. Cloth. Photo-plates, portraits, maps. No dust jacket, spine worn at head & foot, title faded, text foxed. Good. …. together with …. The old transport road by Stanley Portal Hyatt. An account of transport riding & trading in south-Central Africa.”The Bulawayo Collection”vol. 1. Bulawayo, Africana Book Society, 1994. Second impression of the 1969 facsimile reprint with a new publishers’introduction. 8vo. Cloth. Dust jacket, pp. (vi),301, plates, portrait. Spine sunned, text pages rippling slightly along bottom. Good+ …. together with …. Heritage of Rhodes by W.D. Gale. The story of Rhodesia from pioneer times until the Second World War. Cape Town, Oxford University Press, 1950. First soft cover edition. 12mo. Limp linen covers. Pp. (ix),158, photo-plates, portraits, maps. Covers marked, biding shaken, stained. Fair+ For the four books sold as a collection Reserve price: R530.00 bids welcome BUY NOW [The first bidder to bid the buy now amount wins this lot] @ R670.00

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