A Colossus of Roads. Thomas Bain – Storrar, Patricia and Komnick, Gunther

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Thomas Bain left the Cape an impressive bequest of mountain passes and a handful of roads. Working with the minimum of mchanical aids he made perhaps the biggest single contribution to the opening up of the Cape Colony. Illustrated map of Southern part of South Africa as end papers. Some mild foxing to the half-title page. 108 Pages. Contents clean and firmly bound. 1st Edition. Condition: Very good. Dust jacket: Good+. Light edge-wear with a 1cm closed tear on the lower edge. Pale foxing on the verso. Binding: Hardcover. Light edge-wear to extremities. Two small pale marks on front board.

Publisher: Murray & Roberts/Concor
Date Published: 1984
Publication Place: Cape Town
First Edition: Yes

Condition: Very good.
Binding: Hardcover. Light edge-wear to extremities. Two small pale marks on front board.

Jacket Condition: Good+. Light edge-wear with a 1cm closed tear on the lower edge. Pale foxing on the verso.
Dimensions: 22cm x 27cm x 1.5cm

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Weight 1000 g