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Blue cloth with black spine titles and silver and black cover titles and decorations, 12.7 by 18.3 cm, 133  pp., illus. with black and white photographs. Very good with light wear at the extremities, minor soiling on the covers, and a name and date (1910) on the ffep. A history and travel memoir of South Africa targeted at colonial tourists. Includes chapters on South Africa’s colonial history and European settlements, Cape Town, the botany of South Africa, education – “the examination system of England and Scotland exists here” – the Cango Caves, a trip to the north country, the Kimberley diamond mines, Victoria Falls, Durban, missions, and the Anglo-Boer War. Scarce.