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50 Years of Pictures - Jubilee of Union Supplement of the Cape Times - May 28, 1960
Cape Times Limited, Cape Town. 1960, Special Edition. No Binding. 64 pages (complete). Published for what was to be the final Union Day celebration. South Africa became a republic the following year. A fascinating and resourceful retrospective of South African history since Union in 1910 as covered by 'The Cape Times'. In general fair condition. The stapled spine is strong and sure. The pages are foxed and in places crisped by age. The pages are secure, healthy, genteel and august. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: arlb
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 16 | JP¥ 2206]
Catalogue: African History
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Brenthurst Archives - Footnotes to History from the Brenthurst Library, Johannesburg the Private Africana Collection of Mr H F Oppenheimer - Volume 2, Numbers 1 & 2
The Brenthurst Library, Johannesburg. 1995, 1st Edition. Hardcover. Two volumes complete. Both volumes in very good, elegant condition. The covers are smart and good-looking. Inside, the contents are excellent. They are tight, clean, clear, fresh and bright. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: axmi
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45 | £UK 39.75 | JP¥ 5514]
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Elisabethville 1911 - 1961
Editions L. Cuypers, Bruxelles. 1961, Limited Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 265 pages (complete). This book is an historical curiosity. It was published during the very short period when Elisabethville was the capital of the short-lived independent state of Katanga (in what is now the DRC). The President (Tshmobe) provided a letter of introduction to this book - it may as well have been a valediction. As the book was being published he was encountering a most trying time from UN and Congolese troops who swept him into captivity. The nation, idyllically and serenely portrayed in this quiet book, descended into chaos. The photographs found herein are therefore become literal snapshots of history. A MUST therefore for any collector of books on post-independence struggle days of Africa. This copy is numbered 1947 of a limited edition of 3250. The dustjacket is firm and mild mannered. The flaps are carefully folded within. There is wear to the shelving edges, some light storage marking. The spines has wear but is secure. The card and board covers are sturdy and sound. The contents are laid-back, determined, composed. The pages are firm, clean, clear, pleasant and assured. fk. Good/Fair.
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Book number: auxr
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27 | £UK 23.75 | JP¥ 3308]
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Exploring Port Elizabeth of Yesteryear
Calligraphers. 1996, Vol. 2. Softcover. The wraps are in a very good condition, except for some creasing at the edges. The text is done by various scribes - in different types of calligraphy. Internally clean and tightly bound in pamphlet format. Complete with 32 pages. Volume 2 only. [B.K.]. Very Good.
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Book number: 41im
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.25 | £UK 14.25 | JP¥ 1985]
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Germiston - Workshop of the Nation
Transmedia (Pty) Ltd, Johannesburg. 1979, Limited Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Signed by Author(s)251 pages (complete). Presentation copy. Numbered 24 of unnumbered limited edition. Signed by the Mayor of Germiston (Eddie Donaldson), Chairman (A H Botha) and Secretary (Eleanor Fell). Dated 1979-08-27. A much worn but resolute copy. The dustjacket has wear, tanning and scuffing. It is intact and secure. The board covers are scuffed and marked . The frontispage has a presentation certificate affixed to it. The guttering about the end page is cracked; the security of the book is not affected. The pages are benign, clean, clear, diligent, earnest, assured. fk. Poor/Poor. signed.
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Book number: azkk
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 36 | £UK 31.75 | JP¥ 4411]
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Hulde Aan - Homage to - S J P Kruger: Lantern - Tydskrif Vir Kennis En Kultur/ Journal of Knowledge and Culture, Oktober/ October 1984 Jaargang/ Volume 33, Nr/ No 4 Special Edition
Lantern, Pretoria. 1984, 1st Edition. Soft cover. This journal tribute to Paul Kruger is in general good condition. There is some wear and marking to the cover from usage. Inside the condition is clean, clear, complete and firmly bound. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: agkr
USD 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 10 | £UK 8.75 | JP¥ 1213]
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Life at the Cape a Hundred Years Ago by a Lady
Struik. 1963. Hardcover, with dust jacket. jacket is worn, torn and chipped. thorough tanning and marks. light soiling. fair copy.[S.K]. Fair/Fair.
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Book number: bgao
USD 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 | £UK 4.75 | JP¥ 662]
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Nederduitsch Hervormde Gemeente Benoni 1941 - 1991
Nederduitsch Hervormde Gemeente, Benoni. 1991, 1st Edition. Soft cover. Complete. In Afrikaans throughout. The cover is benign and dutiful. It has storage wear, marking. Within, the contents are tight, a little foxed and marked from storage and handling, contented and amiable. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: ooaz
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 | £UK 12 | JP¥ 1654]
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Official Programme of the Van Riebeeck Festival (1952)
Central Committee for the Van Riebeeck Festival (1952). 1952. Softcover. The wraps are in a very good condition. The pages are slightly tanned, but the text is still crisp and legible. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 138 pages at the English side and 130 pages at the Afrikaans side. [B.K.]. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 87io
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 16 | JP¥ 2206]
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Optima - March 1972 Vol 22 Number One
Anglo-American Corporation, De Beers and Consolidated Groups of companies. 1972. Softcover, with dust jacket. Complete. Cultural magazine. The covers are mildly scruffy. They are secure and sure. Within, the contents are clean, clear, certain, comfortable. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: befd
USD 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 | £UK 4.75 | JP¥ 662]
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Our First Half Century : 1910 - 1960
Da Gama Publications. Hardcover. undated, circa 1960. boards are rubbed, edge worn and a bit chipped. tanning, soiling and foxing. light marks. well bound. fair copy.[S.K]. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: ohuz
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 | £UK 11.25 | JP¥ 1544]
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The Pioneer : Saturday, 14th April 1934
The Pioneer, Benoni, South Africa. 1934, 1st Edition. Soft cover. Published "in conjunction with the First Pioneer's Luncheon given in Benoni, by the Mayor, Councillor M. Nestadt". Stapled spine. In sound, secure condition. The cover is foxed, marked and worn, but it is whole and sure. The contents have evidence of use. Pages are relaxed, complete, clear, firmly affixed. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: akyy
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The Rand Club 1887 - 1957
The Rand Club. 1957. Hardcover, with dust jacket. jacket is worn and torn. tanning, soiling and marks. book is somewhat damp marked. edge wear on boards. well bound. fairly good copy.[S.K]. Good/Fair.
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Book number: ofyd
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 11 | £UK 9.5 | JP¥ 1323]
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Van Riebeeck Festival : Official Festival Programme 1952 - 1st February - 6th April, 1952 / Van Riebeeck-Fees Amptelike-Feesprogram 1952 - 1 Februarie - 6 April, 1952
Central Festival Committee, Cape Town. 1952. Softcover. Complete. In English and Afrikaans on opposing ends. A benign copy. The covers are worn, creased, scuffed. They are secure. Within, the contents are mild, clean, clear, placid and diligent. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: opij
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 16 | JP¥ 2206]
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Sandton and Environs : Key Leaders, Companies, Organisations (South Africa Today)
History of South Africa. 1993. (ISBN: 0620168307). Hardcover. boards are a bit shelf rubbed. light soiling marks on a few pages. no inscriptions. well bound. very good copy.[S.K]. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: aqfb
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.5 | £UK 20 | JP¥ 2757]
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Selected Articles from the Cape Monthly Magazine (New Series 1870 - 1876)
Van Riebeeck Society, Cape Town. 1978, 1st Edition. Hardcover. A related press clipping (from the Pretoria News) is included. The illustration list page is loose (but included). The brown cloth cover is in very good condition. There are very slight storage marks to the paper trim edges. The front pages have areas of storage related discolouration. Inside the condition is good throughout. FK. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: agcm
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 | £UK 6.5 | JP¥ 882]
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South African Heritage : Form Van Riebeek to Nineteenth -Century Times
Human & Rousseau. 1965, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. jacket is edge worn, torn and damp marked. mild tanning. light marks. well bound. fairly good copy.[S.K][RF19]. Good/Fair.
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Book number: apba
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 | £UK 11.25 | JP¥ 1544]
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South Africa in Print / Boekspieel Van Suid - Afrika
Book Exhibition Committee Van Riebeek Festival. 1952, 1st Edition. Soft cover. wraps are shelf rubbed, edge worn and creased. tanning, foxing, soiling and marks. fair copy.[S.K]. Fair.
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Book number: ohhm
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South African Printing, 1800 - 1968 an Exhibition of a Publication of Each Year / Suid-Afrikaanse Drukwerk, 1800-1968 'n Uitstalling Van 'n Uitgawe Van Elke Jaar : 16. 9. 1968 - 5. 10. 1968
Johannesburg Public Library / Johannesburgse Openbare Biblioteek. 1968, 1st Edition. Hardcover. Complete. A sure copy. The board covers are sober, sunned about the edges, scuffed and worn. They are secure. The cloth spine is tight. Within, the typed contents are neat and tidy, well-ordered and very diligent. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: okfk
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Souvenir of United South Africa
. Hardcover. This charming, fascinating collection of photographs of the newly united South Africa within the context of the British Empire has no publication date, edition date or publisher marked. It can assumed, however, that publication was c.1910. In general this landscape formatted book is in very good condition. The cover is clean, firm, robust. The gold coloured stamped printing is bold and clear. There is very little wear. There is some cracking along the spine length of the front and back inside covers - but this does not compromise the security, the firmness of the pages or the cover. The pages are clear, clean and vibrant. The photographs are clear, intriguing and informative. A delightfully kept book. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: ahne
USD 78.00 [Appr.: EURO 70 | £UK 61.75 | JP¥ 8602]
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State of South Africa : Economic, Financial and Statistical Year-Book for the Republic of South Africa 1969
Da Gama. 1969. Hardcover. boards are shelf rubbed. front end page has been removed. mild tanning. old tape residue. small tears. light marks. fairly good copy.[S.K]. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: ahaa
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Today's News Today : The Story of the Argus Company
Argus Print. & Pub. Co. 1956. Hardcover, with dust jacket. jacket is rubbed, edge worn and torn. tanning and foxing. light marks. ownership stamps. well bound. fairly good copy.[S.N]. Good/Fair.
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Book number: aobm
USD 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 | £UK 4.75 | JP¥ 662]
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Trekkers Gids - Die Staatsbiblioteek / the State Library Pretoria Herdrukke / Reprints No. 43
Die Staatsbiblioteek / The State Library, Pretoria. 1969, Special Edition. Hardcover. Complete. Reprint of the 1894 publication. In Dutch throughout. Folded map at the rear (in neat, tidy condition). The book has a smart red cover. There is mild scuffing and marking. The contents are mild-mannered, clean, clear, certain and confident. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bbem
USD 36.00 [Appr.: EURO 32.5 | £UK 28.5 | JP¥ 3970]
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The Voortrekker Monument: Pretoria
The Board of Control of the Voortrekker Monument. 1970, Seventh Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The dust jacket is slightly edge worn and shows signs of foxing. It will still look good with cellophane though. The boards are in a very good condition, except for age related marks. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 88 pages. [B.K.]. Good/Good.
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Book number: bskx
USD 3.00 [Appr.: EURO 2.75 | £UK 2.5 | JP¥ 331]
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The Voortrekker Monument Pretoria, Official Guide
Board of Control of the Voortekker Monument. 1970. Hardcover, with dust jacket. jacket is shelf rubbed, torn, damp and stained. some edge wear on boards. tanning and marks. 88 pages. reprint. fairly good copy.[S.K]. Good/Fair.
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Book number: olhx
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 | £UK 6.5 | JP¥ 882]
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