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The Commissions of W. C. Palgrave: Special Emissary to South West Africa 1876-1885.
Author: Palgrave, W. C. ( E. L. P. Stals, Ed.).
Reference #: 1615
Status: For Sale
List Price: $20.00
Cape Town: Van Riebeeck Society, 1991. First Thus. 8vo. Cloth. Near Fine / Fine. Printed as No. 21 of the Second Series of the Van Riebeeck Society with a view to keeping in print primary source material on the history of South Africa. Palgrave's commission in this time period was the endeavour to introduce British influence on the territory. From the dj: "The realities of a SWA on the brink of colonisation come alive in this record of discussions between Palgrave and the eminent tribal leaders of the period..." Previous owner name of ffep; else Fine in like dw. xxxiv + 441 + advts. pp.; map endpapers; tipped-in colour frontis; tipped in errata; foreword, introduction, appendices and index; 3 leaves b&w photographs.
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