Lot #8/14 Short history of Volksrust [1902-1932] by D.N. Miller
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R500.00 ZAR

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Lot #8/14 Short history of Volksrust [1902-1932] by D.N. Miller. A good early history of the formative years of this eastern Transvaal town, which had enough Jews in the population to build a synagogue & its history includes a trial of Mahatma Gandhi & a number of Indians for invading the town. Gandhi acted as attorney for the accused & himself. A scarce town history, containing brief biographies of a number of prominent people in the town. (Johannesburg, Privately published, c. 1932). First edition. 8vo. Printer wrappers. Pp. viii, 87, photos, portraits. Covers a bit rubbed, one corner creased, some browning. Good+ Reserve price: R500.00 bids welcome

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