ROSS, G[eorge]. The Cape of Good Hope Calendar and Agriculturist's Guide: containing a correct account of All the Public Offices, Military Forces, and other establishments in that colony. Together with a brief description of its Soil, Agriculture, and Commerce. Intended for the Use of Persons who may become Settlers. London: Printed for T. and J. Allman, 1819. 8° (185 x 110mm). Folding engraved map. Uncut in original green boards backed in cloth, printed paper label, (spine rubbed). RARE FIRST EDITION. Not in Mendelssohn,
Together with 4 other guides on the Cape, comprising:
James GRIFFIN. The Real Facts Disclosed, or the only Actual Guide to the Cape. A correct Statement of the Advantages and Disadvantages attendant on Emigration to the New Colony forming near the Cape of Good Hope;...London: Printed by Hay and Turner, n.d. . 8° (210 x 130mm). Hand-coloured frontispiece map. Modern boards, (some dust stains). For those intending to join the 1820 settlers. Mendelssohn I, 643 for the second edition.
An Account of the Colony of The Cape of Good Hope, with a view to The Information of Emigrants. And An Appendix, containing the offers of government to persons disposed to settle there. London: Printed by R. Sears and Co., 1819. 8° (235 x 145mm). Engraved frontispiece map. Uncut in original red boards, (spine restored with original printed paper label). FIRST EDITION.
A Guide to the Cape of Good Hope, describing... Necessity & Advantages of Emigration: official copy of the terms on which lands in the colony are to be obtained: and Every Information relative to this important Subject,...London: Printed by G. Smeeton, 1819. 8° (216 x 140mm). Contemporary half calf, (rubbed). FIRST EDITION.
Samuel PARLBY. Hints to Emigrants,... of the British Colony of the Cape of Good Hope. London: Pelham Richardson, 1838. 12° (177 x 110mm). Folding chart. Modern boards. FIRST EDITION.Not in Mendelssohn. (5)