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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 45.25 | £UK 38.5 | JP¥ 5507]

 
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 45.25 | £UK 38.5 | JP¥ 5507]

 
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 45.25 | £UK 38.5 | JP¥ 5507]

 
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 43.5 | £UK 37 | JP¥ 5286]

 
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 22.75 | £UK 19.25 | JP¥ 2753]
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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 22.75 | £UK 19.25 | JP¥ 2753]
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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 45.25 | £UK 38.5 | JP¥ 5507]

 
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 21.75 | £UK 18.5 | JP¥ 2643]

 
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 7.25 | £UK 6.25 | JP¥ 881]

 
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 11.75 | £UK 10 | JP¥ 1432]

 
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 90.25 | £UK 77 | JP¥ 11013]

 
Advance - Jeudi, 3 Aoã»T 1967
Advance, Port Louis, Mauritius. 1967. Softcover, with dust jacket. 4 pages (pp 3-6). In French. A pre-election pullout from the Port Louis newspaper, "Advance", espousing and conveying the messages of the Independence Party. The election - which went off quietly (the message from the Police Commissioner can be found ono page 6) - was followed by rioting in Port Louis. A decent copy, even if a little aging. The pages have some tanning, folds and a little wear. Otherwise, they are healthy, clean, certain. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 75in
USD 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.5 | £UK 5.5 | JP¥ 771]

 
Africa Seen by American Negroes
Presence Africaine, Society of African Culture, Paris. 1958. Softcover, with dust jacket. 418 pages (complete). A benign copy. Pages are yet to be cut. The covers are placid, worn and scuffed. The spine has some mild creasing. The uncut pages are secure, sure, clean and clear, even a little expectant! fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 36od
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 | £UK 11 | JP¥ 1542]

 
African Hunting Reprint Series - 7 Volumes
Books of Zimbabwe, Bulawayo. 1980, Reprints. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Seven volumes. Each book complete. A pleasing set. Each have new additional material, forewords and notes (where desired). The dustjackets of each book are much scuffed, scratched, worn all about. They are secure and sure. Most interestingly is included an envelope containing correspondence between John Murray (the publisher), Professor James Casada (the historian), R Cassirer (a Johannesburg Art dealer), and Frankn Bradlow (the Africana specialist and a Director of Sotheby's in South Africa), concerning the illustrations of the 1850 edition of the book. Also included are b/w photographs of illustrations. Volume 1: "A Hunter's Life in South Africa, Volume I" by R Gordon Cumming (ISBN: 086920209X). Facsimile of 1850 edition. Pressed gilt decoration and titling are fresh. The boards have some corner knocks. They are otherwise handsome, healthy. The contents are in immaculate condition. Volume 2: "A Hunter's Life in South Africa, Volume 2", by R Gordon Cumming (ISBN: 0869202111). The corners and edges have very light shelving wear. The boards are pleasing. The contents are also in most gratifying condition. As if almost new! Volume 3: "The Recollections of William Finaughty Elephant Hunter 1864-1875" (ISBN: 0869202294). Facsimile of 1916 edition. The boards have some very shallow corner knocks. They are handsome. The contents are in a most satisfying condition: bright, clean, smart. Volume 4: "African Hunting" by William Charles Baldwin (ISBN: 0869202278) pub: 1981. Facsimile of 1863 edition. The boards have mild wear to the edges and corners from shelving. They are sound and sure. The contents are pleasingly hale, generous. Volume 5: "A Hunter's Wanderings in Africa" by Frederick Courtenay Selous (ISBN: 0869202391), pub 1981. Facsimile of 1881 edition. The boards have some mild wear about the edges and corners from shelving, some very, very mild marking. The boards are steady, assured. The contents are felicitous, most agreeable, clean, fresh-faced. Volume 6: "Elephant Hunting in East Equatorial Africa" by Arthur H Neumann (ISBN: 0869202464), pub. 1982. Facsimile of 1898 edition. The boards are smart, very healthy. The papertrims have mild marks. The contents are in an excellent condition. Neat, bright, very clean and clear. Volume 7: "Trekking the Great Thirst - Sport and Travel in the Kalahari Desert" by Arnold W Hodson (ISBN: 0869202634), pub. 1987. Facsimile of 1912 edition. The boards are serene and healthy. The papertrims are tanned. The contents are most pleasing. They are assured, confident, alert, clean and clear. fk. Near Fine/Fair.
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Book number: 26rk
USD 400.00 [Appr.: EURO 360.75 | £UK 307.5 | JP¥ 44053]

 
The African Monthly : Volume IV, No. 24, November, 1908 - a Magazine Devoted to Literature, History, Exploration, Science, Art, Poetry, Fiction, &C
African Book Company, Limited, Grahamstown. 1908, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. Complete. A gently aging copy. This edition includes: "Notes on the Topography of Mediaeval Rhodesia" by RN Hall, "trandloopers and Landstroopers" by W Hammond Tooke, "The 'Ndorobo Hunters" by Owen Letcher, "Some Legal Aspects of Closer Union" by Hon J G Kotze among many other articles. A scruffy, hardy copy. The covers are scuffed, marked, worn, creased all about from handling and shelving. They are comfortable and secure. The page edges are torn on page edges- not affecting the text. The contents are benign. The text pages are of a different quality to the advertising pages. The text pages are tanned, a little brittle, but otherwise clean and clear, confident, certain. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 33od
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 36.25 | £UK 30.75 | JP¥ 4405]

 
African Wild Life: Official Journal of the Wild Life Protection Society of South Africa - Complete Issues 1946-1970 - 24 Volumes
Wild Life Protection Society of South Africa. 1946, First Edition. with dust jacket. 24 volumes. Bound copies of the uniquely successful Wild Life magazine. Vols 4-24 = 1 volume for each year from 1950-1970. Most pleasingly bound. Each in quarter leather. Claret coloured boards. The spines have five ridges. Gilt titling on black leather patches. The spines of each volume are very handsome, smart. The boards are also healthy, sound, clubbable. Volume I: Please note that No. 4 appears to be absent. The cover indicates the issue to be No 4, the title page indicates that it is No 5. The covers of each issue are scuffed and creased from use and age. There are occasional incidences of foxing. The contents are otherwise most pleasing. Volume 2: No 1, Vol 2, May, 1948-No 4, Vol 2, March,1949. Each copy is most gratifying and agreeable. Volume 3: No 1, Vol 3, July 1949 - No 4, Vol 3, March 1950. The front cover of No.1 has a previous owner signature. The covers of each have scuffing, wear. The contents are certain, tight, clean. Vol 23: the spine is sunned, worn, scuffed. Each of the other volumes are good-looking, hale, sturdy, fresh, clean, generous, bountiful. This is a VERY, VERY RARE collection of this invaluable, irreplaceable journal, with such extent and condition. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 99qb
USD 1200.00 [Appr.: EURO 1082 | £UK 922 | JP¥ 132159]

 
African Homesteads: Luxury Private Safari Homes by &Amp; Beyond.
Undated. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The boards are in a very good condition and appear as new. Internally clean and tightly bound. This oblong book is complete with approximately 60 unnumbered pages. Undated. [B.K}. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bnyk
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.25 | £UK 23.25 | JP¥ 3304]
Catalogue: Africana

 
Africana : Aantekeninge En Nuus Desember 1984 Deel 26 No. 4 / Africana : Notes and News December 1984 Vol 26 No 4
Africana Society, Africana Museum City of Johannesburg. 1984. Softcover, with dust jacket. 37 pages (complete) (pgs 125 - 162 as intended). In Afrikaans and English. The cover is much scuffed and rubbed. It has some wear. Within, the pages are very clean and clear, very confident and competent. A decent copy. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bede
USD 3.00 [Appr.: EURO 2.75 | £UK 2.5 | JP¥ 330]
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Africana Notes and News - March, 1975 Vol 21, No 5 / Africana Aantekeninge En Nuus Maart 1975 Deel 21, No. 5
Africana Society, Africana Museum City of Johannesburg / Africana-Vereniging Africana-Museum Stad Johannesburg. 1975. Softcover, with dust jacket. 39 pages (complete) (pp: 169 - 208 as intended). A tight and genial cover with some light wear and surface scuffing. Within, the pages are smart, clear, clean and competent. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bfpc
USD 3.00 [Appr.: EURO 2.75 | £UK 2.5 | JP¥ 330]
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Africana Notes and News - September 1971 Vol 19, No 7 / Africana Aantekeninge En Nuus - September 1971 Deel 19, No 7
Africana Society, Africana Museum City of Johannesburg / Africana-Vereniging Africana-Museum Stad Johannesburg. 1971. Softcover, with dust jacket. 47 pages (complete) (pp: 261 - 308 as intended). A much owned copy. The cover is worn, creased and marked from storage and handling. It is secure and sure. Within, the contents are mild, clean, clear, diligent. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bfpd
USD 3.00 [Appr.: EURO 2.75 | £UK 2.5 | JP¥ 330]
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Africana Notes and News : Index to Vol. XVI-XX 1964-1973 / Africana Aantekeninge En Nuus: Register Op Deel XVI-XX 1964-1973
Africana Society / Africana Museum, Johannesburg. 1974. Softcover, with dust jacket. 283 pages (complete). A benign copy. The covers have tanning, wear, scuffing. They are firm and sure. The contents have very mild marks about the trims. The pages are neat, tidy, clear, clean, conscientious. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 9im
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 | £UK 19.25 | JP¥ 2753]

 
Africana Aantekeninge En Nuus - Desember 1969 - Deel 18, No 8 / Africana Notes and News - December, 1969 - Vol 18, No 8
Africana-Vereniging, Africana-Museum, Stad Johannesburg / Africana Society, Africana Museum, City of Johannesburg. 1969. Softcover, with dust jacket. 47 pages (complete) (pp: 317-364 as intended). In English with some Afrikaans. A comfortable copy. The covers have some storage marks and wear. They are benign and sound. The contents are most agreeable. They are clean, clear, contented, congenial. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 81iq
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 7.75 | JP¥ 1101]

 
Africana Aantekeninge En Nuus - Junie 1970 - Del 19, No 2 / Africana Notes and News - June, 1970 - Vol 19, No 2
Africana-Vereniging, Africana-Museum, Stad Johannesburg / Africana Society, Africana Museum, City of Johannesburg. 1970. Softcover, with dust jacket. 39 pages (complete) (pp: 45-84 as intended). In English and Afrikaans. A smart copy. The thin card covers are tidy, very lightly marked from shelving. They are sure, secure. The contents are most pleasing. They are tight, bright, clean, clear, companionable. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 82iq
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 7.75 | JP¥ 1101]

 
Africana Notes and News - December, 1950 - Vol VIII, No 1 / Africana Aantekeninge En Nuus - Desember 1950 - Deel VIII, No 1
Africana Society, Africana Museum, City of Johannesburg / Africana-Vereniging, Africana-Museum, Stad Johannesburg. 1950. Softcover, with dust jacket. 35 pages (complete). English with some Afrikaans. A mild-mannered copy. The covers have wear, scuffing and marks from handling and storage. They are passive, secure. The contents have very light blotches of foxing fore and aft. Otherwise, the contents are clean, clear, certain, convivial. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 83iq
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 7.75 | JP¥ 1101]

 
Africana Notes and News: September, 1968 - Vol 18 No 3 / Africana Aantekeninge En Nuus : September 1968 - Deel 18, Nr 3
Africana Society, Africana Museum, City of Johannesburg / Africana-Vereniging, Africana-Museum, Stad Johannesburg. 1968. Softcover, with dust jacket. 43 pages (complete) (pp 89-132 as intended). In English and Afrikaans. The thin card covers have storage rubbing and scuffing, some wear about the edges. They are secure. The contents are confident, clean, clear, diligent, earnest. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 84iq
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 7.75 | JP¥ 1101]
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