Includes photographs and illustrations of the donkey at work. eg. the Karretjie People of the Karoo; as pack animals in the mediterranean and middle east; the use of the donkey in mills and pug-mills. A tribute to Esmerelda, a pretty grey donkey who set out on a five-day walk (with her owner and a number of walkers) over the Swartberg Pass from Prince Albert to Oudtshoorn to launch an education campaign known as The Esmerelda Fund, aimed at donkey owners throughout the Karoo. She successfully completed her marathon walk but sadly died a few days later in Prince Albert after eating a plastic bag. Illustration of a donkey and foal by South African artist, Francois Krige, as frontispiece. 31 Pages. Contents clean and firmly bound. 1st Edition. Condition: Very good. Binding: Softcover. Thick illustrated card-wracps with light edge-wear.
Date Published: 1999
Publication Place: Kenilworth, Cape Town
Condition: Very good.
Binding: Softcover. Thick illustrated card-wracps with light edge=wear.
Dimensions: 21cm x 15cm x 0.5cm