Eastern Cape

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Notes on South African Affairs - W. B. Boyce

Notes on South African Affairs by W. B. Boyce is volume XXXIX in the Africana Collecteana series and was first published in 1838. Boyce was a Wesleyan missionary and a trusted adviser to Sir Benjamin d'Urban during the frontier war of 1834-5

R250.00
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Sparks from The Border Anvil - A W Burton

Sparks From the Border Anvil by A W Burton is an interesting informal survey of the history and events in the border area. Tales of pioneers in the areas east of the Great Fish River. Much on witchcraft, Nongqawuse and the great cattle killing of 1856, a chapter on a voyage to the border area in 1862 by Thomas Daines on the Union Line R.M.S. Dane. With 80 illustrations.

R250.00
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The Records of a Pioneer Family - Essex; William & Harriet with Arthur Rabone

The Records of a Pioneer Family by Alfred Essex, William Rabone and Harriet Rabone is a collection of letters and diaries of the Essex/Rabone family, giving an account of the pioneer life more than a century ago.

R250.00
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Grahamstown from Cottage to Villa - Rex & Barbara Reynolds

Grahamstown from Cottage to Villa by Rex and Barbara Reynolds traces the development of Grahamstown's domestic architecture from 1812 to the present day. This title is Number 5 in the South African Yesterdays series

R120.00
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Somerset-Oos, Somerset East 150 - John Smith

Somerset-Oos, Somerset East 150 edited by John Smith is a history of the town compiled in connection with the 150 year anniversary celebrations. It is illustrated throughout with b&w pictures and covers the years 1825 to 1975.

R150.00