Lot #24/27 four books on the Anglo-Boer War
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Lot #24/27 four books on the Anglo-Boer War  The Swiss and the Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902 by Adolphe Linder. A survey of Swiss participation on the side of the Boers during the Anglo-Boer War. Includes a register of Swiss residents in the two Boer Republics at the time. Signed by the author. Rondebosch, Privately published, 2012. First edition. 8vo. Thin card covers. Pp. 207, black / white photos, portraits, tables, maps (1 folding inside back cover). Cover corners slightly bumped. VG. ….  together with …. Empire, war & cricket in South Africa: Logan of Matjiesfontein by Dean Allen. A biography of the founder of Matjiesfontein, colleague of Cecil Rhodes & influential in South African politics & the development of cricket in Southern Africa in the early 1900s. Superbly illustrated with many (colour) reproductions. Cape Town, Zebra Press, 2015. First edition. 8vo. Hardcover. Dust jacket. Pp. xvii,334, photos (some colour), illustrations, portraits, facsimiles. Dust jacket & front cover lightly stained, some browning, gift inscription on front end-paper. Good+ …. together with …. The war for South Africa [the Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902] by Bill Nasson. A fresh account of this war for control of Southern Africa. Plenty of debunked myths and new interpretations. Cape Town, Tafelberg, 2010. First edition. 8vo. Card covers. Pp. 352, photo-plates, portraits, maps. Some light browning. Good+ …. together with …. The Inskilling diaries, 1899-1903: 1st Battalion, 27th Royal Inskilling Fusiliers in South Africa by Martin Cassidy …. Foreword by Brigadier W.J. HilesA very detailed study of this regiment in the Anglo-Boer War. Based on three diaries by members of the regiment, a realistic picture of the daily life, harsh conditions, battles, etc. Experienced by two officers & a soldier. Barnsley [UK], Leo Cooper, 2001First edition8vo. Hardcover. Dust jacket. Pp. 252, photo-plates, portraits, maps. Dust jacket slightly rubbed. VG. For the four books sold as a collection Reserve price: R770.00 bids welcome BUY NOW [The first bidder to bid the buy now amount wins this lot] @ R900.00

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