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Emily Hobhouse. Boer War Letters by  Rykie (Ed) Van Reenen - Hardcover - from Quagga Books (SKU: 303140)

Emily Hobhouse. Boer War Letters

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Emily Hobhouse. Boer War Letters

by Van Reenen, Rykie (Ed)

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Human & Rousseau. From the cover flap: "Spirited on-the-spot letters selected by herself span not only her well-known work in the camps but her forceful and imaginative role in the ruined former republics after the war. With a generous photographic section, highlighting various phases of her life and her South African years." Colour plate of Emily Hobhouse tipped in on frontispiece. 557 Pages. Contents clean and binding tight. 1st Edition. Condition: Very good. Dust jacket: Very good. Mild sunning to the spine. Binding: Hardcover. Very good condition blue boards with mild edge-wear.


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Emily Hobhouse. Boer War Letters
Van Reenen, Rykie (Ed)
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Human & Rousseau
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Anglo-Boer War; Biographies;

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About Quagga Books

We have been in business for over 25 years. Situated in Kalk Bay, Cape Town at the Southern tip of Africa, we deal in all types of collectable books. Over the years we have been featured in Time Magazine, The New York Times, Louis Vuitton Travel Guide, The Guardian and numerous others.


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Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
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