The Lure of the Stone. The Story of Henrietta Stockdale – Buss, Vincent & W M


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From the discovery of diamonds in the Kimberley area, the chaos on the dry diggings and influx of people eager for riches. An account of Henrietta’s nursing career amongst the diamond miners in the camps culminating in the Siege of Kimberley. 16 illustrations. Light foxing and toning to end papers. Light foxing to top edge. 131 Pages.

Publisher: Howard Timmins
Date Published: 1976
Publication Place: Cape Town
First Edition: Yes

Condition: Good+.

Has Dust Jacket: Yes
Jacket Condition: Good-. Edge-wear with to extremities. Some rubbing. 1cm closed tear to spine edge. Foxing to verso and flaps.

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Weight 500 g