New Acquisitions – Rare signed Smuts edition.

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Our Changing World View
Smuts, J.C. et. al.

University of the Witwatersrand Press, Johannesburg, 1932
Good/No Jacket
Hardcover, 1st Edition

Burgundy cloth with gilt decoration and lettering to front and spine, octavo, pp. viii & 172.

Subtitled: “Ten Lectures on Recent Movements of Thought in Science, Economics, Education, Literature and Philosophy” delivered by ten different lecturers, experts in their own fields.

This edition signed by Smuts and all nine of his colleagues and inscribed as a presentation copy to one of their number (Prof. T. J. Haarhoff).

Slightly shelf worn and scuffed.
A fascinating piece of South African intellectual history.

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