Lot #8/16  'Mlimo: the rise and fall of the Matabele by 'Mziki + two others
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Lot #8/16  'Mlimo: the rise and fall of the Matabele by 'Mziki. The epic of the Matabele nation spanning the years from 1820 to 1896, related by an aged Matabele, Malida, to A.A. Campbell a native commissioner. Bulawayo, Books of Rhodesia, 1972. Reprint of the 1926 edition with new publishers' introduction, map and illustrations. 12mo. Cloth. Dust jacket. Pp. (xiii),192,(1), photo-plates, map. Dust jacket protected by wrap-around plastic, previous owner’s book-plate & name-stamp. Good+ …. together with …. My friend Kumalo by Mhlagazanhlansi [pseudonym] by Neville Jones. Account of Matabele life and customs by an African minister of Hope Fountain Mission, as told to Dr Neville Jones a noted anthropologist. This reprint edition contains a new introduction and portrait of the author. Bulawayo, Books of Rhodesia, 1972. Reprint. 8vo. Thin card covers. Pp. (xx),126, plates, portraits. The whole volume has been subject to water staining at some time. Poor+ …. together with …. Pursuit of the king: an evaluation of the Shangani Patrol in the light of sources read by the author by John O'Reilly. Detailed reinterpretation of the military aspects of the war against Lobengula in Matabeleland. Includes brief biographies of the men who died with Wilson. Bulawayo, Books of Rhodesia, 1970. First edition. 12mo. Cloth. Dust jacket. Pp. (xviii),218, plates, portraits, maps. Dust jacket protected by wrap-around plastic, previous owner's label & name-stamp on end-paper, light foxing. Good+ For the three books sold as a collection Reserve price: R320.00 bids welcome BUY NOW [The first bidder to bid the buy now amount wins this lot] @ R450.00

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