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[Board of Control of the Voortrekker Monument] – Die Voortrekkermonument. Amptelike Gids

£10.00

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(Pretoria: Board of Control of the Voortrekker Monument, no date)

4to; original blue boards with title lettered in silver gilt on spine and upper cover; dustwrapper; pp. 90; photographs. Dustwrapper a little rubbed and torn with archival tape repairs to reverse. Very good condition. Afrikaans text. Chapters by various experts cover all aspects of the monument’s history and construction the most significant being those by the sculptor Gerard Moerdyk. Moerdyk covers the design and symbolism of the monument the sculptures and friezes which are individually illustrated.