Quarto, xxiv, [blank], 825pp. Blue morocco, gilt title on spine, raised bands, gilt title on cover. Marbled endpapers. Sewn in silk bookmark. Publishers original slipcase, gray cloth sides, dark blue edges, fine. From a limited edition of 100 signed copies. This edition is number 54 of 100 signed copies, with the signature of Nelson Mandela on the title page.
Comments: This dictionary documents the development of the English language in South Africa from the late 16th Century through the present. This copy was specially produced to raise money for the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund.