An account of the Boer War from the Dutch perspective. With map at endpaper as called for. Popular edition. Red cloth, blind stamped publishers elaborate device on front board. Spine a touch sunned. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: Three Years War: October 1899-June 1902. ...
Año de publicación: 1903
Condición del libro: Very Good
Descripción Archibald Constable, Westminster, 1902. Hardback. Estado de conservación: Fair. No Jacket. 1st Edition. 1902 first edition , covers worn faded and marked, worm holes at bottom margins, inscription in front, pages clean - solid READING COPY - POSTED FROM UK WITHIN 48 HOURS. Nº de ref. de la librería 100914h915jk
Descripción Archibald Constable & Co., Westminster [London], 1902. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Original green cloth boards, clean cream paper, intact map to rear. A little aged and dusty in places. Portrait frontispiece. Front and rear internal hinges cracked and therefore both boards are very wobbly but the text block is firm and tight. Fold-out map to rear (General Map of South Africa 1902) is Fine condition though unprinted area of hinge has a tear.Ownership signature of J. Exelby, Low Burton. The state of the covers can not be ascertained as the book is covered in a wonderfully practical sewn sackcloth or hessian cover. PROVENANCE COPY: Masham Reading Circle (North Yorkshire, England) with their Circulation label pasted on front end-paper. Consisting of a list of 36 printed names, their brief address and date (entered by hand) when the book should be circulated, 1903-1904. Local surnames include: Trotter, Powley, Cockcroft, Pullen, Tennant, Verity, Wintersgill, Mackwell, Render, Exelby, Tranmer and Alton. An important piece of local and family history. Trotter, Powley, Cockcroft, Pullen, Tennant, Verity, Wintersgill, Mackwell, Render, Exelby, Tranmer and Alton.Trotter, Powley, Cockcroft, Pullen, Tennant, Verity, Wintersgill, Mackwell, Render, Exelby, Tranmer and Alton. A memoir of the Boer War told from a Boer perspective. Quite a heavy book so possibly some additional postage. Nº de ref. de la librería 000385