Lot #3/14 Tree planting for ornamental & economic purposes in the Transkeian Territories, South Africa by Caesar C. Henkel
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R450.00 ZAR

This auction has been sold to Christine Sievers at R450.00 .

Lot #3/14 Tree planting for ornamental & economic purposes in the Transkeian Territories, South Africa by Caesar C. Henkel, Conservator of Forests, Transkeian Territories. Mostly of interest for the 33 page "Supplement. Transkei forest & trees." This lists the major indigenous trees of the Transkei & Pondoland, with habitat & usage. As far as I know this is the first book to deal with Transkei (and particularly Pondo) dendrology, published the same year as Sim's Sketch & check-list of the flora of Kaffraria. SABIB, 2/538; not in KERKHAM. Durban, Mariannhill, 1894. First edition. 8vo. Cloth. Pp. x,127,33,(1),ix, plates, diagrams, plan, tables. Covers rubbed, end-papers browned, some page corners creased, foxing. Good+ Reserve price: R450.00 bids welcome

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