Trooper Peter Halket of Mashonaland.

Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1897. First edition. 12mo. 133 pp. + 6 pp. publisher ads. Cloth soiled, faded; spine lettering faded. Spine and corners bumped. Edges and interior heavily foxed. Dampstain to fore-edge pp. 111-133. Story of a colonial English trooper in South Africa who receives a vision in the koppje; his transformation from racist and murderer to more enlightened human being, and his punishment for voicing a protest. With horrible b/w frontispiece photo (three African men hanging from a tree surrounded by white colonials). Item #13900

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