Lot #21/15 Six books in the “Vrijstatia Series”
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Lot #21/15 Six books in the “Vrijstatia Series” Samuel Rolland (1801-1873) pionier van die sending in die Vrijstaat, 1801-1873 by Fratz Balfet …. uit die Frans vertaal deur Jan van de Graaf …. nagesien deur René Engelbrecht …. eindredaksie Karel Schoeman.  A biography of a French missionary who set up at Berseba in the eastern Free State, near present day Smithfield. Afrikaans text. “Vrijstatia” series #2. Cape Town, Human & Rousseau, 1984.First edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket. Pp. 142, illustrations, portraits, map. Dust jacket rubbed, some foxing. Good+ …. together with …. Die herinneringe van J.C. de Waal vertaal en geredigeer deur Karel Schoeman. The story of a man who moved from  the Boland to the eastern Free State. He took part in the Basuto Wars & lost everything during the Anglo-Boer War. Afrikaans text. “Vrijstatia” series #6. Cape Town, Human & Rousseau, 1986. First edition. 8vo. Hardcover. Dust jacket. Pp. 95, photo-plates, portraits.Dust jacket slightly frayed at edges, some browning in the text. Good+  …. together with …. The Bloemfontein diary of Lieut. W.J. St. John, 1852-53 edited by Karel Schoeman. An account (diary) of a young officer in Bloemfontein during the final months of British occupation. Includes the war against the Basotho & Battle of Berea. “Vrijstatia” series #9. Cape Town, Human & Rousseau, 1988. First edition. 8vo. Hardcover. Dust jacket. Pp. 120, plates, tables. Mark on rear of dust jacket, faint browning. Good+ …. together with …. The missionary letters of Gottlob Schreiner, 1837-1846 edited by Karel Schoeman. Letters written by Schreiner to the London Missionary Society & the Basler Mission in Switzerland, whilst a missionary at Philippolis & later Basel in the eastern Free State. Gottlob was the father of novelist Olive Schreiner. "Vrijstatia" series #12. Cape Town, Human & Rousseau, 1991. First edition. 8vo. Card covers. Pp. 160, plates, portraits, map. Covers rubbed, paper lightly browned. Good+ …. together with ….  Early white travellers in the Transgariep, 1819-1840 compiled & edited by Karel Schoeman. A survey of the early white hunters, migrant farmers, settlers, missionaries, Voortrekkers, etc., who visited, travelled through & settled in the Free State. “Vrijstatia” #14. Pretoria, Protea Book House, 2003.First edition. 8vo. Card covers. Pp. 181, map.Back cover slightly rubbed. VG. …. together with …. The Griqua Mission at Philippolis, 1822-1837 edited by Karel Schoeman. An account of mission work by various organisations, among the Bushmen & Griquas in the eastern Free State. “Vrijstatia” series #15. Pretoria, Protea Book House, 2005. First edition. 8vo. Card covers. Pp. 142. One cover corners bumped. Good+ For the six books sold as a collection Reserve price: R1000.00 bids welcome BUY NOW [The first bidder to bid the buy now amount wins this lot] @ R1250.00

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