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TROMP, Jan Nieuwoudt (Hartog)

Title Brush up your Afrikaans. Knap u Engels op. with black and white drawings by Steven Spurrier. General Editor W. G. Hartog.
Illustrator Spurrier, Steven
Publisher London J. M. Dent
Date 1941
Book ID 37991
First Edition  


First edition. Decorated cloth, no dust-wrapper. Map to front endpaper, facts on South Africa to rear eps. viii+120 pp... With engaging b/w illustrations throughout. In very good condition. Mild foxing to cloth edges. Owner name neatly inside. Humorous drawings and quaint phraseology depict a studiously uncritical portrayal of South Africa in 1941. The Brush Up series, first published in Rothermere’s Daily Mail, is a fascinating reflection of certain British perspectives at the time.
Price: £15.00