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Jock of the Bushveld - Percy Fitzpatrick

AD. Donker, 1989, Paperback ..
Condition: Good. An adequate reading copy only. Wraps heavily and unevenly faded. Pages lightly age-tanned.

First in this edition. From the cover: “Originally published in 1907, has been read and enjoyed by millions of children and is now a classic among animal stories. It remains as fresh and exciting as when it was first written and is dedicated by FitzPatrick to ‘those keenest and kindest of critics, best of friends and most delightful of comrades: the likkle people’! Jock’s owner was a young man who was a transport rider in the rugged and colourful days of the gold rush in the Transvaal. Those were days when big game roamed the land and each sunrise brought a new adventure. The story of the bull terrier who shared his master’s life on the veld has been illustrated in lively sketches by Edmund Caldwell..”.
Size: 8¾" x 6"
Number of Pages: 270
ISBN: 0868521779

£9.50 (Now Sold)