Letters to my Grandchildren

By: Rissik, Agnes

Price: $237.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


397 pages (complete). Numbered 140 of a limited edition of 350 copies. A comfortable copy. Included: 'Supplement containing five Family Trees' - an envelope containing charts for the Duncan, Rissik, Altmann, Leibbrandt, Alexander families [the envelope is foxed, the charts are very smart]; photocopied sheets listing papers of Senator James Denoon Duncan [father of Agnes Rissik] and of members of his family given to the Strange Africana Library Johannesburg by Agnes - signed by Ulrich Rissik (AR's grandson) - dated 19 March 1971; correspondence between Ulrich Rissik and Frank Bradlow (the Africana specialist); a greetings card to Bradlow written and signed by Agnes Rissik; a copy of 'Ons Stad'/ 'Our City' - Newsletter of the City of Johannesburg - Vol IX, No 6, December 1975 - contains an article on Johan Rissik (one of the men after whom Johannesburg was named). The book is housed in a scarlet slipcase (neat, sound). The book is a pleasing copy. The boards are also of scarlet, with pressed gilt titling. The boards are healthy, steady, elegant. The page trims have some foxing and tanning. The contents are mild-mannered. There are occasional flushes and blushes of shallow foxing. However, in general and by far, the pages are very clean, clear, convivial, appealing, tidy, convivial, amenable. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.

Title: Letters to my Grandchildren

Author Name: Rissik, Agnes

Categories: Africana - Family History,

Edition: Limited

Publisher: Private: 1969

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 3pt