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BEN ASSHER (pseudonym of Colin Borradaile).

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  1. A Nomad in the South Sudan.
    First edition of this uncommon administrative memoir, Borradaile noting in his Foreword that he spent two years as a political officer "in the employ of the Sudan Government". His "condescending remarks" towards the Nuer people are remarked on by Anderson & Killingray (eds) in Policing the Empire: Government, Authority and... Learn More
    £250

    Stock Code: 102174

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  2. A Nomad in Morocco:
    First edition, first impression. Publisher's file copy with their bookplate to front pastedown. Ben Assher was the pseudonym of Colin Henry Alfred Borradaile, born 20 August 1893, the only son of Colonel Henry Benn Borradaile (DSO, Indian Army). He left Charterhouse in 1910 and progressed to the Royal Military Academy (gazetted... Learn More
    £295

    Stock Code: 96720

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