‘Jim’s Journal’. The Diary of James Butler – Garner, Jane (Ed)


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From the rear cover: “James Butler… arrived in the Eastern Cape in 1876 as a sickly twenty-two year Londoner recuperating from a series illness. ‘Jim’ was a Quaker, teetotaller and later newspaper editor, recorded down-to-earth fashion the daily life, politics, natural history and social encounters of this far-off corner of the colonies.” Re-edited and voluminously annoted for publication by the author. 330 Pages. Contents clean and binding sound.

Publisher: Rhodes University
Date Published: 1996
Publication Place: Grahamstown
First Edition: Yes

Condition: Very good.
Binding: Hardcover. Black boards with gilt.
Has Dust Jacket: Yes
Jacket Condition: Very good. Some mild edge-wear.

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Weight 900 g