Valley of the Brutes – Alan Forrest

R200.00

“Set in the last quarter of the 19th century when diamonds and gold were found in vast quantities in the northern Cape and in the Transvaal. This story describes the golden valley whose mining population made much money and spent it with abandon. One of the earliest successful goldfields was that at Pilgrims’ Rest where, in the 1870’s the sifted sand of the Blyde River produced gold nuggets in abundance.”

Price: R200.00

Edition: First edition

Published: 1970

Publisher: Howard Timmins

Condition: Hardcover in good condition. Jacket has very minor scuff marks on the bottom edges. Dust jacket has minor scuff marks along the edges and some dirt on the back cover and si within a protective plastic sleeve. Internally some minor foxing on the first and last several pages, but otherwise very clean and tightly bound.

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“Set in the last quarter of the 19th century when diamonds and gold were found in vast quantities in the northern Cape and in the Transvaal. This story describes the golden valley whose mining population made much money and spent it with abandon. One of the earliest successful goldfields was that at Pilgrims’ Rest where, in the 1870’s the sifted sand of the Blyde River produced gold nuggets in abundance.”

Price: R200.00

Edition: First edition

Published: 1970

Publisher: Howard Timmins

Condition: Hardcover in good condition. Jacket has very minor scuff marks on the bottom edges. Dust jacket has minor scuff marks along the edges and some dirt on the back cover and si within a protective plastic sleeve. Internally some minor foxing on the first and last several pages, but otherwise very clean and tightly bound.

Additional information

Weight 570 g