Chapter 1: Africana
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11 Diagonal Street
Anglo American Property Services Ltd. Johannesburg. 1984. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 28 pages (complete). Folio size. A very smart copy of this 'brochure'/ prospectus for the then proposed 11 Diagonal Street building in Johannesburg. The book is housed in a thick slate grey card slip-case (worn but sound). Slate grey boards with silver decoration and titling. Handsome. The contents are in excellent condition. They are very clean, clear, professional, confident. fk. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 49hn
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 41.25 | £UK 35.75 | JP¥ 5428]

 
11 Diagonal Street
Anglo American Property Services (Pty), Ltd. Johannesburg. 1983. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 28 pages (complete). A very smart copy of this brochure advertising (with architects maquettes and plans) the (yet-to-be-constructed) Johannesburg skyscraper. The grey and silver boards are pleasing. They are healthy, sound, sure. The contents are in excellent condition. They are neat, tidy, very clean and clear - as new throughout! fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 17lr
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 41.25 | £UK 35.75 | JP¥ 5428]

 
The 150th Anniversary of the Landing of the British Settlers 1820-1970: A Collection of Programmes and Brochures
Various. 1970. Softcover, with dust jacket. All contents are housed in an illustrated folder. The folder has wear, creases, handling and storage marks. Included: "The 1820 Settlers National Monument Foundation - Grahamstown - Programme commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the landing of the British Settlers - Grahamstown 4th to 13th September, 1970"; "The Settler Celebrations of 1870 - Compiled from Contemporary accounts" by F G van der Riet - 1820 Settlers National Monument Foundation, Grahamstown, 1970 (neat with just shallow flushing of foxing on the frontispage and about the rims of some pages); Brochure - "Settler Country - A supplement to the Bathurst Brochures containing notes on places of historical interest in Grahamstown and some other parts of the Settler Country: Historic Grahamstown, Table Hill Farm, Sidbury Park, Assegaai Bush, Salem, The Signal Towers, The Posts and the Forts" - compiled by Eily Gledhill published by the 1820 Settlers National Memorial Foundation, 1970; Programme - "Richard Gush of Salem" [by Guy Butler] from CAPAB / RU Drama dept. at Rhodes University Theatre for the 150th anniversary of the landing of the British Settlers 1820-1970; Pamphlet - "150th Anniversary Ball" for the 150th anniversary of the arrival of the British Settlers 1820-1970; Pamphlet/ Programme - "Period Gardens and Tree-Planting" to mark The 150th anniversary of the arrival of the British Settlers; Programme - "Noye's Fludde" at The Cathedral of St Michael and St George, Grahamstown, September 1870 directed by Guy Butler, Musical Director, Georg Gruber for The 150th anniversary of the landing of the British Settlers; brochure - "Settler Country: How to see Bathurst and its surroundings" published by the 1820 Settlers National Monument Foundation; Programme - "Cadet Band Competition & Military Display - Great Field - Rhodes University, Grahamstown - Monday - 7 Sept. 1970 - Time - 2.15pm" for The 150th anniversary of the landing of the British Settlers 1820-1970 / "Kadette Orkeskompetisie & Militere Vertoning" etc; Programme - "Let's Do it Again or That's the Way it Was: An enactment of the 1820 Settlers Jubilee Celebrations of 1870 presented by Grahamstown Amateur Dramatic Society - Drill Hall - Hill Street - Grahamstown" devised by Kit Forbes to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the landing of the British Settlers 1820-1970. All in decent condition with very occasional storage marks to the covers. They are otherwise healthy, sound, clean and clear, generous, enthusiastic, convivial. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 47ri
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 41.25 | £UK 35.75 | JP¥ 5428]

 
The 1820 Settler National Monument: A Set of Prints Issued by the Cape Provincial Library Service on Behalf of the 1820 Settler National Monument Foundation, to Mark the Opening of the Monument by the State President on 13th July 1974 / Die Nasionale 1820-Setlaarsmonument: 'n Stel Afdrukke Deur Die Kaapse Provinsiale Biblioteekdiens Namens Die Nasionale 1820-Setlaarsmonumentstigting Uitgereik Om Die Inwyding Van Die Monument Deur Die Staatspresident Op 13 Julie 1974 Te Gedenk
1820 Settlers Foundation. 1974. Softcover, with dust jacket. Set of commemorative b/w prints (complete). All are housed in a card folio-sized wallet. The prints are in excellent condition. Bright, fresh, clean, clear, as if new! fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 38rz
USD 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 39.5 | £UK 34.5 | JP¥ 5211]

 
1992 Topsport National Yearling Sales
Thoroughbred Breeders. 1992, 1st Edition. Soft cover. The wraps are minimally rubbed and edgeworn; the page edges are little soiled. Internally clean (one signature and a few notations) and tightly bound. Fine.
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Book number: s941
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.75 | £UK 18 | JP¥ 2714]
Catalogue: Africana

 
1993 Topsport National Yearling Sales
Thoroughbred Breeders. 1993, 1st Edition. Soft cover. The wraps are minimally rubbed and edgeworn; the page edges are little soiled. Internally clean and tightly bound. Fine.
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Book number: s940
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.75 | £UK 18 | JP¥ 2714]
Catalogue: Africana

 
21 Years Kwv Wine and Spirit, a South African Review / En Die Suid-Afrikaanse Wynboer (Official Organ of the Kwv Co-Operative Wine Growers'Association of Sa Ltd) - September 1938; Wyntentoonstelling Park, 1942 / Wine Show - 80 Verjaarsdag Van / Birthday of Ons Voorsitter Chas, W H Kohler Op 14 Oktober 1942 / on October 1942 (Wine and Spirit a South African Review / Die Wynboer - Vol/Deel XI, October/Oktober 1942) ; Wine Show Paarl / Wynskou Paarl 1943 Official Catalogue / Offisiele Katalogus (Wine and Spirit a South African Review / Die Wynboer - Vol / Deel XII October/Oktober 1943); Silwer Jubeljaar Uitgawe / Silver Jubilee Issue Kwv 1918-1943 (Wine and Spirit a South African Review / Die Wynboer - Vol/Deel XII, No 142 July/Julie 1943); 250 Years Huguenots in Our Wine Industry, October, 1939 - 1689-1939, Wine Show Official Catalogue and Programme (Wine and Spirit a South African Review / Die Suid-Afrikaanse Wynboer) - in One Volume
Wine and Spirit, Stellenbosch. 1938. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Special issues bound in volume (complete). The boards are sound, scuffed, worn about the edges and corners. They are benign and placid. The contents are most pleasing. They are very clean, very clear, fresh, carefully owned, assured, generous, keen. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 84kz
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 41.25 | £UK 35.75 | JP¥ 5428]

 
The 50th Anniversary of the Uct Library 3rd May, 1956 - Reception to Mark the Occasion of the 50th Anniversary of the Establishment in 1905 of the University Library - Jw Jagger Library, University of Cape Town, 3rd May, 1956
J W Jagger Library, University of Cape Town. 1956. Softcover. Complete. Booklet for guests at the celebratory Reception. A much owned and neglectfully stored copy. Contents: Programme [for the evening], descriptions for items on display, descriptions of the library's holdings and activities, Chamber music programme, Lecture series. Roneo copied typed pages with text on facing side only. The spine has been 'repaired' with red electrician's tape. The covers are grubby. They have wear, tanning, scuffing, marks from handling and storage. They are also secure and sure. The contents are passive. They have wear, some foxing, ownership marks. They are however, mostly clean and clear, competent, benevolent, assured. fk. Fair.
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Book number: 11rc
USD 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 19.75 | £UK 17.25 | JP¥ 2606]

 
The Abyssinian Campaigns : The Official Story of the Conquest of Italian East Africa
Ministry of Information / War Office, London / His Majesty's Stationery Office. 1942, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. 143 pages (complete). A resolute but also healthy copy. The covers have an adhesive plastic protective cover. The spine has, at some stage, been reinforced with a leather strip. The covers have much wear, creasing, aging. The book has been gently aging. The final pages have some storage stains. There is much evidence of age, but the pages are comfortable, assured, confident, clear, clean, companionable, proud. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: chvu
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.75 | £UK 5.75 | JP¥ 869]

 
An Address by William Rose on the Development of Port Alfred 1874 to 1923
Grocott's Daily Mail, Grahamstown. 1960, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. 32 pages (complete). A placid copy. The covers are marked and a little worn from handling. They are sure. The contents too, have some very light occasional marks. In general, the pages are clean, clear, confident, generous. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bozc
USD 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.5 | JP¥ 1411]

 
Die Administrasie Van Kaapland / the Administration of the Cape 1910 / 1960 - Die Verhaal Van Die Provinsiale Administrasie Van Die Kaap Die Goeie Hoop Oor Die Afgelope Vyftig Jaar / the Story of the Provincial Administration of the Cape of Good Hope over the Last Fifty Years
Kaapse Provinsiale Administrasie, Kaapstad / Cape Provincial Administration, Cape Town. 1960, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 112 pages (complete). Rebound in full blue leather. The boards are blandly handsome. There is very light shelving wear. The gilt titling is placid. Within, the pages bear some evidence of avid use. They are comfortable, benign, clean, clear and benevolent. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: blda
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 82.25 | £UK 71.5 | JP¥ 10857]

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