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A Dictionary Of South African English On Historical Principles (Signed By Nelson Mandela) by  Nelson Mandela - Signed First Edition - 1996 - from Ashton Rare Books ABA, PBFA, ILAB (SKU: biblio11)

A Dictionary Of South African English On Historical Principles (Signed By Nelson Mandela)

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A Dictionary Of South African English On Historical Principles (Signed By Nelson Mandela)

by Mandela, Nelson

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  • fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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About This Item

Published by the Oxford University Press in Association with The Dictionary Unit for South African English in 1996. Original full dark blue morocco, titles to upper board and spine gilt, 3 bands to spine and marbled endpapers. With the blue and grey cloth slipcase. A Fine copy in the near Fine slipcase. The First edition of this culmination of over three decades' work towards a thoroughly historical dictionary of South African English, published by the Oxford University press. This is number 80 of a limitation of only 100 copies SIGNED on the title page by Nelson Mandela, in his capacity as Founder and Chairperson of the Nelson Mandela's Children's Fund. Highly collectible. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.Due to the size and weight of this book, extra postage may be necessary for international buyers.

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Bookseller
Ashton Rare Books ABA, PBFA, ILAB GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
biblio11
Title
A Dictionary Of South African English On Historical Principles (Signed By Nelson Mandela)
Author
Mandela, Nelson
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
No DJ as issued.
Quantity available
1
Edition
Signed Limited
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Date published
1996
Keywords
South african, Dictionary, Nobel, Mandela, Oxford,

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About Ashton Rare Books ABA, PBFA, ILAB

We are a family-run business in the city of Leicester. We have over 10 years experience of collecting and selling a range of genres, specialising in iconic modern fiction and children's titles. Please feel free to browse our website: www.ashtonrarebooks.com. All items are fully described and if any reasonable discrepancy is noted on arrival to the customer, a full refund including payment for return to us will be made. Items over 250 may be paid for in instalments subject to agreement- however, all books remain the property of Ashton Rare Books until the full balance has been paid. Please contact us at : les@ashtonrarebooks.com if you are looking for a particular title or require further assistance.We are members of the PBFA.

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