Auction Date: 21/10/2014 at 10:30 am
South African War 1899-1902: Two parliamentary papers: Showing proclamations issued by British commanders in South Africa – (Cd.426) 1900 – Army. Proclamations issued by Lord Roberts in South Africa. 23pp. (Cd.732) 1901 – South Africa. Correspondence relating to the Prolongation of Hostilities 1901. Together with Paper (Cd426) includes government notices and an Army Order relating to burning of Boer farms. Paper (Cd.732) includes relevant correspondence, draft and final copy of Lord Kitchener’s significant proclamation, warning Boer leaders (Military and political) to surrender or be permanently banished from South Africa.