Chapter 1: Africana Anglo-Boer War
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The Anglo-Boer War 1899-1900: An Album of Upwards of Three Hundred Photographic Engravings - a Picture Record of the Movements of the British, Colonial, and Boer Forces Engaged in the Conflict
Dennis Edwards & Co. Cape Town. 1900, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 216 pages (complete - including a summary of the war). A mild-mannered copy. Stamped gilt titling and borders, stamped black decoration. The boards have shelving and handling wear and scuffing. However, they are steady, sound and sure. The last pages have various repairs with scotch tape. The contents have evidence of avid use throughout. The end papers have storage marks. Some pages - particularly the earlier ones - have handling and storage marks and wear about the rims. The title page has wear and creases, it is intact. However, the contents are clean, clear, sound, detailed, confident, orderly, comfortable, human. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 38rd
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 124.5 | £UK 112 | JP¥ 15674]

 
The Anglo-Boer War, October 11th, 1899 - May 31st, 1902: An Album of Upwards of Five Hundred Photographic Engravings - a Picture Record of the Movements of the British, Colonial, and Boer Forces Engaged in the Conflict
Dennis Edwards & Co. Cape Town. 1902. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 260 pages plus 24 pages of appendices (complete). A sturdy copy. Blood-red boards, gilt titling and decoration. The boards have wear about the edges, corners, seams from use, shelving. There is scuffing, there are marks from handling and stacking. The boards are steady, sound, hale. The contents are convivial. They have handling, use marks throughout. There is light handling wear about the edges, occasional user creasing. By and large the pages are certain, conscientious, dutiful, proud, clean and clear, still keen, still pleasing, companionable, utterly engaging. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 22rw
USD 550.00 [Appr.: EURO 455.75 | £UK 410.25 | JP¥ 57473]

 
Anglo Boer War Telegraphs from 1900 - Bundle of 4 Boer Communications
. with dust jacket. Four Boer telegraphs dating from February 1900. All kept in separate display wallets. In South African Dutch with near contemporary translations included. First telegraph is an office copy sent via the Cape of Good Hope Post Office Telegraph [service]. Undated. Refers to action at Molendrift, Pont Drift, Colenso in some detail [so probably dates from early Feb 1900]. 2 pages. These are much worn and faded but the text (in pencil) is unaffected. Second telegraph: From Telegraafdienst, ZA Republiek. Dated 24/2/1900. From Pretoria - "Van HTD - Aan R VR [at] Vryburg] - short report about Prinsloo's Lager, Ladysmith, Nelthorpe and Colenso. 3rd telegraph: from as with no. 2, to as with no. Dated: 20/2/1900. Reports on general situation (calm). 4th telegraph: from as with no. 2 to as with no. 2. Dated 26/2/1900. Very short situation report. The later three telegraphs are in good condition with just expected age wear, fold creases and tanning. They have pin marks to the top left corners. All are original receipts. Excellent Boer War pieces of memorabilia. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 26nf
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 83 | £UK 74.75 | JP¥ 10450]

 
The Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1900. An Album of Upwards of Three Hundred Photographic Engravings - a Picture Record of the Movements of the British, Colonial and Boer Forces Engaged in the Conflict
Northern Cape Printers, Kimberley. 1973. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 204 pages of photographs, 22 pages of text (complete). A steady, sound copy. Landscape format. The boards have some very light shelving wear, principally to the corners. The pages are mild-mannered and assured. The pages edges have very shallow tanning. They are otherwise patient, placid, well-ordered, tidy, clean, clear, generous. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: byvj
USD 115.00 [Appr.: EURO 95.5 | £UK 85.75 | JP¥ 12017]

 
Battle of Johannesburg - 29th May 1900 - Facsimile Reproduction of Documents and Photographs
Archivist Publishing Company, Johannesburg. 1980?. Softcover, with dust jacket. Complete. Portfolio style. Collection of facsimile reproductions of documents, correspondence etc relating to the Battle of Johannesburg during the Anglo-Boer War. The paper portfolio cover has wear, discolouration from storage, marks from handling and storage. It is secure. The contents have some very mild evidence of use. Nonethless, they are clear and clean, tidy, smart, assiduously compiled, generous. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 22nz
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.5 | £UK 11.25 | JP¥ 1567]

 
Black & White Budget - 2 Books
W J P Monckton, London. 1899. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Three volumes (as marked on) in two bound books. The first volume starts with 'The Transvaal Special': this is from the first issue of "Black and White Budget" (Vol 1, 1899) to the final special (dated: Saturday, January 6, 1900: Vol II - No. 13). The rest of the book contains Vol II: No 14 - Vol III: No. 26 (January 1900 to April 7 1900). The second binder contains Vol III - Nos 26-51 - April 7th, 1900-September 29th, 1900. The weekly magazine embraced the Anglo-Boer war and is liberally illustrated with many unique photographs. The front boards of both are blind stamped with gilt titling. They have wear about the edges from shelving, scuffing and light shelving and storage marks. They healthy and steady. The contents are confident. Some pages in both books are foxed, tanned. They are tanned about the edges from age and shelving. There are occasional user and aging marks. In general, the contents are pleasing. They are amiable, clean and clear, keen, more than competent, utterly engaging, generous, proud, certain. Please note that the books are heavy, and should they need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 92ok
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 54 | £UK 48.5 | JP¥ 6792]

 
Black and White - Nos 1 - 26 (1899-1900)
Black and White Publishing. 1899. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Bound issues for Vol 1 number 1 through to Volume III number 26 (complete). Magazine that specialised in its war reporting and coverage. In these issues they, of course are of the Anglo-Boer war. Crammed with the most extraordinary photographs, illustrations, cartoons and reportage. The boards have half-leather. The leathered corners and seams and spine have wear, scuffing. The boards are also scuffed, marked by handling and storage, worn. They are steady and sure. Aside from tanning to the end pages (plus a previous owner signature), the contents are most pleasing. They are tight, fresh, tidy, careful, only very slightly aged, convivial, certain. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 10pi
USD 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 20 | £UK 18 | JP¥ 2508]

 
How the Boers Made War- Comprising Battle Scenes, Generals, Transvaal Republic Official, Executive Council, Field Artillery, Commandos &C &C
Cosmos, Cape Town. 1903?. Softcover, with dust jacket. 12 pages text and 24 illustrations (complete). In English and Afrikaans. No publication date, but as De Wet's 'Three Years War' is quoted 1903 seems to be a reasonable presumption. A casually stored and owned copy. Please note that back cover is missing. The front cover has wear, creasing, marks. The spine has been repaired, in past years, with paper tape (outside and in). The spine is otherwise firm and sure. The cover is secure. The contents have evidence of ownership and contented use throughout. There are storage marks (top corners), rubbing, handling marks to the contents. The edges have handling wear. The final page has particular wear about the edges. Nonetheless, the pages are convivial, comfortable, intriguing, dutiful, assiduous, generally clean and clear, only lightly smeared with foxing along the edges, competent, spirited. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 42rq
USD 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 66.5 | £UK 59.75 | JP¥ 8360]

 
John Bull in Zuid-Afrika : Platen Van Johan Braakensiek En Anderen - Ontleend Aan de Amsterdammer, Weekblad Voor Nederland
Van Holkema & Warendorf. 1900. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. Rebound by a previous owner: marbled boards, cloth corners and spine. Newer end papers. The boards have wear about the edges, some mild scuffing. The corners and spine also have wear from shelving. The boards etc are stable, sturdy. The contents are mild-mannered and healthy. They are clean, clear, confident, certain, companionable, convivial. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 65nf
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 33.25 | £UK 30 | JP¥ 4180]

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