A Clear Description of the Cape of Good Hope / Klare Besgryving van Cabo de Bona Esperanca – Van Oordt, L C (Translation) & Serton, P (Intro and notes)

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Facsimle of the text compiled by Jodocus Hondius and published by him at Amsterdam in 1652. Describing how South Africa must have looked to the men who sailed into Table Bay, in the evening of 6 April 1652. Language: English, Afrikaans and Dutch. Includes 3 plates and 1 map. Published for the Van Riebeeck Festival. Discolouration marks from old cellotape on the fixed end papers. Contents clean and binding sound. Condition: Good+. Binding: Hardcover. Some light marks to the boards. Light edge-wear.

Publisher: Book Exhibition Committee
Date Published: 1952
Publication Place: Cape Town

Condition: Good+.
Binding: Hardcover. Some light marks to the boards. Light edge-wear.

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Weight 500 g