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												FOR THE EMPIRE by Hussey & Gillingham
	 - First Edition
			 - 1900
		 - from Nick Bikoff, Bookseller (SKU: 17462)

FOR THE EMPIRE

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FOR THE EMPIRE

by Hussey & Gillingham

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  • hardcover
  • First
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Adelaide, South Australia: Hussey & Gillingham. Good+. 1900. First Edition. Hardcover. Scarce Australian publication highlighting Adelaide. In 1900, the South Australian printing company Hussey & Gillingham of 26-28 Waymouth Street, Adelaide, put together a booklet to raise funds for the Citizen's Bushmen's Contingent, a citizens funded military force to be sent to South Africa to fight for the British Empire in the Boer War." THE NETT PROCEEDS FROM THE SALE OF THIS BOOK WILL BE DEVOTED BY HUSSEY AND GILLINGHAM TO THE BUSHMEN'S CORPS." With lightly soiled soft covers. Illustrated with drawings, b/w photographs and a double-page color center fold of mounted Cavalry . Worn spine ends, cover edges and corners. Australian Military Unit History.; Drawings & b/w Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 30 pages .

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bookseller
Nick Bikoff, Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
17462
Title
FOR THE EMPIRE
Author
Hussey & Gillingham
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good+
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Hussey & Gillingham
Place of Publication
Adelaide, South Australia
Date Published
1900
Keywords
Military
Bookseller catalogs
Military;

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

Books are conservatively described. Full refund within 20 days. Books mailed upon notification of sale. Books sold by direct payment to bookseller will be shipped after receipt of check or notice of payment through paypal. If your book are heavy or oversized, we may contact you for additional shipping. All books/ephemera are securely packaged to assure safe arrival at their destination. All books for sale are in-stock on premises.

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About Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

Nick Bikoff and his wife Fran have been buying and selling quality books and ephemera since 1989 when they attended the "Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar" at the University of Denver. They offer a broad based selection of used, rare, and out-of-print stock ranging from the sixteenth to the twentieth century.

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edges
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