Chapter 1: Africana - Architecture
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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 42.25 | £UK 36.25 | JP¥ 5512]

 
Buildings of Central Cape Town 1978: Volume One: Formative Influences and Classification - Vol 1
Cape Provincial Institute of Architects, Cape Town. 1979, reprint. (ISBN: 0620037326). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 65 pages (complete). A resolute copy. The boards are much worn, marked and scuffed all about from shelving and storage. Despite these distractions, the boards are healthy, steady, sure. At some stage the book has been subjected to damp storage conditions. The consequences are that the pages are wrinkled, very lightly stained about the bottom edges. The front and last pages have storage foxing, stains and marks. Again, despite all this the pages are even yet clean, clear, certain, competent. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: 27ra
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 84.5 | £UK 72.5 | JP¥ 11024]
Keywords: 0620037326

 
Buildings of Central Cape Town 1978: Volume One: Formative Influences and Classification - Vol 1
Cape Provincial Institute of Architects, Cape Town. 1979, Reprint. (ISBN: 0620037326). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 65 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. Landscape format. The dustjacket has wear, marks, stains from handling, shelving and storage. It is secure and stable. The boards have some wear about the rims from storage. They are healthy and steady. The contents are agreeable. There are some handling marks on the early pages. Overwhelmingly the contents are bright, clean, clear, convivial, hale, tidy, more than competent. fk. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 71ra
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 105.5 | £UK 90.75 | JP¥ 13780]
Keywords: 0620037326

 
Jah : Johannesburg Academic Hospital
The Transvaal Provincial Administration / The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. 1978. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 123 pages (complete). A book of the architectural plans for the construction of the Johannesburg Academic Hospital. An assured copy. The illustrated boards are scuffed, marked, worn. The spine has particular wear, yet it is secure. Spiral binding (healthy). The pages have evidence of use but are in amenable and generous condition. They are clean, clear, fresh, confident. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bupr
USD 27.00 [Appr.: EURO 23 | £UK 19.75 | JP¥ 2976]

 
The White-Walled Beauty of the Cape : A Selection of Photographs Exhibited by the Simon Van Der Stel Foundation in Cape Town and Pretoria, October 1963
Howard B Timmins, Cape Town. 1964, Limited. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. Numbered 35 of an unspecified limited edition. Quarter bound in leather. The leathered spine is very neat. It has some very light wear to head and foot. The boards are modestly handsome. They have some wear to the faces and edges. Within, the early and later pages are foxed. In general, the pages are mild, mellow, clean, clear, placid and genteel. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: blgq
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 42.25 | £UK 36.25 | JP¥ 5512]

 
HARROP-ALLIN, CLINTON
Norman Eaton, Architect: A Study of the Work of the South African Architect Norman Eaton 1902-1966
C. Struik. 1975, First Edition. (ISBN: 0869770535). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 128 pages (complete). A placid copy. The frontispage has a notation indicating previous ownership by the Cape Town architect, Mike Wolters. The dustjacket is much worn, torn, scuffed, marked, rubbed. It is heroically intact. The boards have shelving wear to the edges and seams. They are steady and sound. The contents are mild-mannered. The early and later pages have blushes of shallow tanning, flushes of foxing. Otherwise, the contents are overwhelmingly clean, clear, confidently fresh, tidy, pleasing. fk. Very Good/Poor.
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Book number: 20ma
USD 140.00 [Appr.: EURO 118.25 | £UK 101.5 | JP¥ 15434]
Keywords: 0869770535

 
HARROP-ALLIN, CLINTON
Norman Eaton: Architect: A Study of the Work of the South African Architect Norman Eaton 1902-1966
C. Struik Publishers, Cape Town and Johannesburg. 1975, First Edition. (ISBN: 0869770535). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 128 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. The dustjacket has wear, tanning, scuffing, marking. It is secure and sure. The boards are mild-mannered. They have wear about the edges from shelving. Within, the contents are healthy. They are clean, clear, assiduous, agreeable, confident. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 97lw
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 126.5 | £UK 108.75 | JP¥ 16536]
Keywords: 0869770535

 
BECK, HAIG (ED)
Uia International Architect - International Union of Architects/ International Architect Magazine - Issue 8 : Southern Africa - Natal, Cape Province, Transvaal, Bophuthatswana, Lesotho, Zambia, Swaziland, Zimbabwe : Formalism in Southern African Architecture: Hans Hallen's Mangosuthu Technikon; Lance Smith's House for an Indian Client ; and Jo Noero's Church in Soweto
International Architect Publishing Limited, London. 1985. No Binding, with dust jacket. 66 pages (complete). The covers have rubbing, wear and scuffing. They are whole and certain. The pages have some corner wear and are clear, benign, confident and diligent. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: okkl
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 25.5 | £UK 21.75 | JP¥ 3307]
Keywords: JPG~

 
DOMMISSE, BOET
Admiralty House Simon's Town
J Dommisse, Simon's Town. 2005, Limited. (ISBN: 0620320168). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 145 pages (complete). A pleasing, smart copy. Unnumbered copy of a limited edition of 1200 copies. Signed by Boet Dommisse on the title page. The matte dustjacket is elegant. It has some very limited sunning about the spine. There is also very light wear about the edges from shelving. It is comfortable and secure. The illustrated matte boards are handsome, healthy. The contents are in excellent condition. They are clean, clear, tidy, well-ordered - as if new throughout. fk. Fine/Very Good. Signed.
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Book number: 65hw
USD 53.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.75 | £UK 38.5 | JP¥ 5843]
Keywords: 0620320168

 
FAGAN, GAWIE ; FAGAN, GWEN
Church Street in the Land of Waveren
Tulbagh Restoration Committee. 1975, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620017228). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 185 pages (complete). A most pleasing copy. It is housed in a neat cardboard box. Devastated by an earthquake in 1969, the residents of Tulbagh in the Western Cape, resolved to restore as much of their historic town as possible. This is a record of the restoration programme for the town's main street. The dustjacket is neat, healthy. The boards are handsome, unblemished. The contents are in excellent condition. The pages are tight, clean, clear, devoted, diligent, generous - as if new throughout.Due to weight postal adjustments may be required. fk. Fine/Good.
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Book number: bxwl
USD 34.00 [Appr.: EURO 28.75 | £UK 24.75 | JP¥ 3748]
Keywords: 0620017228

 
FAIRBRIDGE, DOROTHEA
Historic Farms of South Africa : The Wool, the Wheat, and the Wine of the 17th and 18th Centuries
Oxford University Press London / Humphrey Milford. 1931, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 194 pages (complete). A contentedly aged copy. The cloth boards are scuffed and lightly worn. They are secure and hale. Inside, there are freckles and age-related marks about. The hand-coloured engravings are gentle and clear. The pages have annotations (in pencil) but are otherwise clear, benign, amiable and generous. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: ayff
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 38 | £UK 32.75 | JP¥ 4961]
Keywords: JPG~

 
FAIRBRIDGE, DOROTHEA
Historic Houses of South Africa
Humphrey Milford / Oxford University Press, London / Maskew Miller, Cape Town. 1922, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 191 pages (complete). A contented copy. The blue boards have gilt edging and decoration (gleaming and genial). The boards have mild wear about the edges and spine, however, they are clubbable and elegant. Hand pressed paper. The pages are comfortable, genteel, kindly, clean, clear, certain, benevolent and convivial. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bvrp
USD 56.00 [Appr.: EURO 47.25 | £UK 40.75 | JP¥ 6173]

 
FISHER, ROGER C ; ROUX, SCHALK LE ; MARé, ESTELLE (EDS)
Architecture of the Transvaal (Miscellanea Specialia 20)
University of South Africa, Pretoria. 1998, First Edition. (ISBN: 1868880397). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 338 pages (complete). A generally very smart copy. First edition. First impression. The dustjacket featuring the unfortunate entrance to Sandton library has wear about all edges. There is scuffing and handling marking. The boards are tight, smart and most businesslike. Within, the contents are immaculate. They are clean, tight, very sure, diligent, confident and determinedly competent. fk. Fine/Fair.
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Book number: bkro
USD 330.00 [Appr.: EURO 278.25 | £UK 239.25 | JP¥ 36379]
Keywords: 1868880397

 
FRANSEN, HANS
Architectural Beauty of the Old Cape As Seen by Arthur Elliott : Photographs of Houses and Farmsteads Now Largely Demolished or Ruined Taken at the Beginning of the Twentieth Century
A. A. Balkema, Cape Town. 1969, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 343 pages (complete). A placid copy of this collection of photographs by the energetic, irreplaceable Cape Town photographer, Arthur Elliott. The dustjacket is much worn, scuffed, tanned, marked all about. It is secure. The tweedy-cloth covered boards are most attractive. They are elegant and sublime. The early and later pages have user marks. Otherwise, the contents are most pleasing. The pages are clean, clear, confident, generous, enlivening. fk. Very Good/Poor.
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Book number: bxwu
USD 84.00 [Appr.: EURO 71 | £UK 61 | JP¥ 9260]

 
FRANSEN, HANS ; COOK, DR MARY ALEXANDER
The Old Houses of the Cape : A Survey of the Existing Buildings in the Traditional Style of Architecture of the Dutch-Settled Regions of the Cape of Good Hope
A. A. Balkema, Cape Town / Amsterdam. 1965. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 272 pages (complete). A benign copy. The dustjacket is much scuffed, worn and marked. It is relaxed, secure. The boards are marked and worn from storage. They are mild-mannered, steady, sure. The paper trims have flecks of foxing. The frontispage has a previous owner notation. The contents are placid, clean, clear, comfortable, nonchalant despite their diligence. fk. Very Good/Poor.
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Book number: ccrp
USD 58.00 [Appr.: EURO 49 | £UK 42.25 | JP¥ 6394]

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