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SOME ACCOUNT OF THE COLONY OF THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE: I, History of the Colony; II, The Aborigines; SOUTH AFRICAN SKETCHES: I, The Boors or Dutch Farmers; II, The Bushmen Hottentots; III, The Korahs; IV, The Kaffer; V, The Bichuanas by The Saturday Magazine - Hardcover - 1837-1840 - from Paul Haynes Rare Books (SKU: Biblio647)

SOME ACCOUNT OF THE COLONY OF THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE: I, History of the Colony; II, The Aborigines; SOUTH AFRICAN SKETCHES: I, The Boors or Dutch Farmers; II, The Bushmen Hottentots; III, The Korahs; IV, The Kaffer; V, The Bichuanas

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SOME ACCOUNT OF THE COLONY OF THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE: I, History of the Colony; II, The Aborigines; SOUTH AFRICAN SKETCHES: I, The Boors or Dutch Farmers; II, The Bushmen Hottentots; III, The Korahs; IV, The Kaffer; V, The Bichuanas

by The Saturday Magazine

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John William Parker. West Strand. London. Extracts from Vol. X, No 295, 317; Vol. XVII, No 521, 523, 526, 533, 537. 1837, 1840. Small quarto. [56pp] Paginated as published, with engravings and line drawings. Bound together in paper covered boards, spine label. Lightly toned.
Poems by Thomas PringleEngravings:
"View of Cape-Town and Table-Mountain Cape of Good Hope" Unattributed, unrecorded elsewhere."Caffres and their Kraals" Unattributed, unrecorded elsewhere
"Halt of a Boor's family" reverse image copy originally published in African Scenery and Animals by Samuel Daniell"Bushmen Hottentots armed for an expedition" reverse image copy originally published in African Scenery and Animals by Samuel Daniell
"Korah Hottentots preparing to remove" reverse image copy originally published in African Scenery and Animals by Samuel Daniell"A Kaffer Village" reverse image copy originally published in African Scenery and Animals by Samuel Daniell
"Bichuana women manufacturing earthenware" reverse image copy originally published in African Scenery and Animals by Samuel DaniellJames Grant (1802, Elgin, Moray-1879, London) Scottish writer and newspaper editor. Editor of The Saturday Magazine from 1839-1841
Thomas Pringle (1789-1834) Scottish writer, poet and abolitionist. "The father of South African poetry", he described South Africa's scenery and native people.

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Paul Haynes Rare Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
Biblio647
Title
SOME ACCOUNT OF THE COLONY OF THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE: I, History of the Colony; II, The Aborigines; SOUTH AFRICAN SKETCHES: I, The Boors or Dutch Farmers; II, The Bushmen Hottentots; III, The Korahs; IV, The Kaffer; V, The Bichuanas
Author
The Saturday Magazine
Illustrator
Samuell Daniel
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
John William Parker
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1837-1840
Keywords
Cape Town, South Africa, Thomas Pringle
Bookseller catalogs
Travel and Exploration; Africa;
Size
4to

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