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Thanks Steve, Ive been looking for a working copy.Now just hope it actually navigates the SA postal system. Shocked
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Well done Frank. It's worth taking a look through the rest of the company's stock on ebay. I think they may have acquired some remainders from the old D&PG Publishing and there are a few more AZW titles, including a very nice hardback reprint of the Narrative (but just a handful of each). I have bought four in total!

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Thats just cost me a lot of money Steve !
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For any Forum member thats interested in source documents, original statements etc There is a copy of the extremely rare Select Documents by Keith Smith. A very definite go to book. A steal at 35 Quid.
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Thought you wouldn't be able to resist! I got the last copy of The Ruin of Zululand.

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D &PG were a good company to deal with I bought a lot from them in the past. Pretty sure it was Gary that put me on to them. Im giving that Select Documents untill tomorow then I will buy it. Still looking for copies of The Red Book if you spot any.
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Two Colenso's and a Norbury. The Narrative has all the maps and plans. Excellent!
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Hopefully mine are winging their way towards me as we speak.
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Be in no doubt the packaging is a sight to behold! It took me ages to break into the parcel which had so much plastic tape binding it up I am sure the authorities took a close interest. So I imagine that it will be impervious to crocodile attack or a rampaging herd of wildebeest in your neck of the woods.

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Steve,

It is the troops of baboons in Frank’s neck of the woods you have to worry about, they’ll unwrap it for sure!

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JY:
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But watch out for the elections next week, its going to be scary.
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Frank,

We did wonder why Her Ladyship has postponed her reece until the votes are in...

‘Nuff said.

I saw an article recently about postal workers keeping chickens in the sorting shelves, I hope your sorting office is nowhere near Boulders Beach!

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Humm, Im assuming thats a 'yoke' john. Joker
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Frank Allewell wrote:
For any Forum member thats interested in source documents, original statements etc There is a copy of the extremely rare Select Documents by Keith Smith. A very definite go to book. A steal at 35 Quid.


Hi Frank

Sorry mate I did not see your other post saying you were thinking of purchasing the book.

The book arrived today and as Steve says very well packed.


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Two Colenso's and a Norbury. The Narrative has all the maps and plans. Excellent!
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He was to produce a second book in 1886, he didn't because he was pressured, but I wasn't.
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Morning Gary
I already have a copy but at that price I was just going to put it on the shelf. I remember you getting it from Dp and g a few years back as well. By the way Red Book is at 67.
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Whens the launch date.
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Morning Gary
I already have a copy but at that price I was just going to put it on the shelf. I remember you getting it from Dp and g a few years back as well. By the way Red Book is at 67.
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Whens the launch date.

By September.
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Hi Frank
Yes indeed I dealt many times with DP&G over the years , got some very rare stuff from Brian . I picked up another ' Red Book ' the other day which I'll move on at some stage , 67 is very impressive ! .
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Bloody awefull thing Gary is you have had your delivery as has Steve, mines still lost in the pile. The last order I placed overseas took just on 9 months. Going to be interesting to see how long this lot takes.
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Hi Frank
Yes it's criminal basically your postage system , and after seeing the chickens in the post office that seemed to be getting cared for.... where as the mail isn't ! , what does that tell you ? , I see JY mentioned it a week or so ago to you ? . I sent a book to a chap in J'burg , it was 1 day short of a year when it found it's way back to my place ! , I decided then I will not send anything else to Sth Africa . I'll take books with me if I'm selling any , and hopefully catch up with the locals that I know who may want to purchase some . Only 7 days to go before heading over again , meeting up with Cam and several others while I'm at Isandlwana Lodge . How have you been ? .
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A year? Thats pretty good for Postal SA Joker
Enjoy the trip mate. Its a bit chilly up there at present, especially early mornings.
Regards to Shane.

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Bloody awful thing is Gary that Ive just bought three extremely rare first eds. from overseas as well.
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Sorry Gary, just need to correct one thing. The chickens in the post office are an integral part of the delivery system, class 2 airmail actually. they are class 2 because they only fly in very short hops. Class 1 on the otherhand we use Ostriches, ah I hear you say, they cant fly either ! Your quite right, however they do run fast, faster than the chickens, hence Class1.
hope that clears things up. Shocked Joker
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I sent a copy of one of my Studies books to someone in RSA four months ago. It arrived last week. And that was better timing than usual. Really!
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Very funny Mate , still chuckling , well it would be if it wasn't so serious ....and quite close to the truth ! hahahahahaha
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