Title: The Story of South Africa – Two Volume Set
Author: Various Authors
Condition: Good/Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Publisher: Oceanic Publishing Company
Publication Date: 1899
Cover: Hard Cover without Dust Jacket (Leather Bound) : Volume 1 – 687 pages, Volume 2 – 471 pages
Comments: A definitive account of the Boer War with great pictures and information about the Australian contingents. A very rare two Volume set.
The Story of South Africa an Account of the Historical Transformation of the Dark Continent by the European Powers and the Culminating Contest Between Great Britain and South African republic in the Transvaal War Vol I by John Clack Ridpath LL.D & Edward S. Ellis, A.M.
The Story of South Africa (In Two Volumes) an Account of the Despatch of Contingents from Australia and New Zealand, and Their Exploits on the Battle Fields. Vol II by G.B. Barton, Frank Wilkinson, Surgeon General W.D.C. Williams, Major A.E. Perkins M.D, Major Fiaschi, M.D, A.B (Banjo) Paterson & Captain F.A. Dove.
Both Volumes Hard Cover – 1st Ed (1899)
Volume I : Good Condition – (missing the Lord Roberts coloured plate – possibly due to publication error)
Volume 2 : Very Good Condition
Sold as a Two Volume set. Now a set that is rarely seen on the market.