Johannesburg’s first 25 Years in Pictures
Pictura africana series. Johannesburg enjoys a special advantage – that of having been founded and built up during the Era of Photography. Covering the City’s first eventful 25 years – from a period that began with the ox-wagon and mail coal and ended with our first Aeroplane. By 1911 mining was in progress 5000 feet down. The book also contains the first systematic account of the artists and photographers who recorded the story of early Johannesburg. Richly illustrated with a explanatory text for each illustration. Orange endpapers. 27132 Pages. Contents clean and tightly bound. 1st Edition. Condition: Good+. Dust jacket: Good. Some edge-wear. Rubbing to fold edges. 2.5cm closed tear on rear cover.
Publisher: A D Donker
Date Published: 1974
Publication Place: Johannesburg
First Edition: Yes
Binding: Hardcover.Orange boards with black lettering.
Has Dust Jacket: Yes
Jacket Condition: Good. Some edge-wear. Rubbing to fold edges. 2.5cm closed tear on rear cover.
Dimensions: 27cm x 21.5cm x 1.5cm