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SKU: 304311|~CSV~|Bird, W|~CSV~|State of the Cape of Good Hope in 1822|~CSV~||~CSV~|C Struik (Pty) Ltd|~CSV~||~CSV~|1966|~CSV~|No. 39 of 50 copies bound in full leather of a limited edition of 750 copies. From the rear cover: "The author was "Controller of Customs in Cape Town" who had opportunites of inspecting Government papers, estimates and statistics. This handbook gives full particulars with reference to the system of Government, Courts of Law and Burgher Senate, the "enregisterment of Slaves" together with notes upon agriculture, viticulture, whale-fishing, etc. Interesting description of Cape Town and the manners, customs and habits of its people. Much information is afforded with regard to the arrival and establishment of the 1820 settlers...." 2 fold out maps and 13 illustrations (incl frontispiece). Bookplate of previous owner pasted on front fixed end paper. Some light foxing to front and rear end papers. 380 Pages. Contents clean and tightly bound. De Luxe Edition of a Facsimile Reprint. Condition: Very good. Binding: Hardcover. Full leather boards with gilt lettering. |~CSV~||~CSV~|350|~CSV~|Local History|~CSV~|Africana|~CSV~|a|~CSV~|Local History;Africana|~CSV~||~CSV~|1100|~CSV~|Cape Town|~CSV~|Hardcover. Full leather boards with gilt lettering.|~CSV~|Book|~CSV~|Very good.|~CSV~||~CSV~||~CSV~||~CSV~|N|~CSV~|De Luxe Edition of a Facsimile Reprint.|~CSV~|Y|~CSV~||~CSV~||~CSV~|N|~CSV~||~CSV~| Tag: