The Cape diaries of Lady Anne Barnard, 1799-1800 (Van Riebeeck Society)

By: Barnard, Anne Lindsay

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0958411255 368 pages. Volume I of "the never previously published private and unrevised records of the life of a remarkable Scotswoman, the wife of the Colonial Secretary during the first British occupation of the Cape. They tell of her attempts to reconcile the Dutch to British rule, and are particularly important in recording what official accounts ignore.... Vivid accounts are given of events such as the abortive mutiny in the Castle and the imprisonment and trial for high treason of the Graaff-Reinet rebels." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Appears unread. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. An excellent copy.

Title: The Cape diaries of Lady Anne Barnard, 1799-1800 (Van Riebeeck Society)

Author Name: Barnard, Anne Lindsay

Categories: History, Biography, Africa,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Cape Town, South Africa, Van Riebeeck Society: 1999

ISBN Number: 0958411255

ISBN Number 13: 9780958411257

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 241G1906

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