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A Subaltern's Letters to his Wife

By: [Rankin, Reginald]

Price: NZ$49.30

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co.: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13988

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Spine and boards rubbed. Spine very faded. Previous owner's signature in pencil. Some foxing.; Published anonymously. [viii], 228 pages + 32 pages advertisements. Pink cloth boards. Black endpapers. Page dimensions: 191 x 127mm. No additional printings stated. Date of "1901" printed on title page. Military history, South Africa. "When the Boer is not sitting on his stoep, drinking coffee and smoking, he is in the saddle [. . .] The women, on the other hand, are quite as industrious as the men are idle. They have the cooking and rudimentary cleaning to do; they make clothes and sun-... View more info