Chapter 1: Africana - Cape Town
found: 11 books

 
Riviersonderend: Water Augmentation Scheme, City of Cape Town / Wateraanvullingskema, Stad Kaapstad
Waterworks Branch, City Engineer's Department, Cape Town. 1983. Softcover, with dust jacket. 16 pages (complete). In English and Afrikaans. Booklet, in landscape format, to mark the opening Riviersonderend scheme in 1983. The covers are mild-mannered. They have some wear from use, some scuffing and light marking. They are secure and sure. The pages are clean, clear, diligent, careful, neat. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 57iz
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 | £UK 15.5 | JP¥ 2099]

 
BROWN, JOHN CROUMBIE
Narrative of an Exploratory Tour to the North-East of the Colony of the Cape of Good Hope by the Revs. T. Arbousset and F. Daumas of the Paris Missionary Society
John C. Bishop & George and Robert King. 1852, First Edition. Hardcover. the book has been rebound in recent full leather. new end papers and label to the spine. the fold out map is present. the book shows signs of much handling and use. there are small marks, tears and creases. it is complete and well bound with no previous ownership marks. Fair.
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Book number: 56sf
USD 220.00 [Appr.: EURO 186 | £UK 169.25 | JP¥ 23088]

 
CARTER, R R LANGHAM
Among the Vineyards: The Story of Christ Church, Constantia
The Author. 1986. Softcover, with dust jacket. 32 pages (complete). A neat copy. Included: a rough note from Langham Carter to Frank Bradlow (a well known Africana specialist and historian). The covers are tidy and smart. The contents are tight, bright, clean, clear, diligent, keen. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 4ra
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 25.5 | £UK 23.25 | JP¥ 3148]

 
COOK, MARY ALEXANDER
South African Museum Guide No. 7: The Koopmans de Wet House
Curators of the South African Museum. 1963. Softcover. The wraps are slightly edge worn and show some age related marks. There is a previous owner's inscription on the half title page. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 30 pages. [B.K.]. Very Good.
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Book number: 45kj
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.75 | JP¥ 1049]

 
ROTHMANN, M.E. AND E
The Drostdy at Swellendam
Drostdy Commission. 1960. Softcover. The wraps are slightly shelf rubbed and a diagonal crease can be noticed at the front corner. Internally clean and tightly bound. This pamphlet is complete with 44 pages. [B.K.]. Very Good.
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Book number: 44kj
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 15.25 | £UK 14 | JP¥ 1889]

 
HALL, A VINE
Table Mountain : Pictures with Pen, Brush, and Pencil
T Maskew Miller, Cape Town ; Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Limited, London. 1902, 3rd Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Holder, E H ; Hall, A Vine. 38 pages. Please note that the illustration at page 16 is missing. Otherwise, a chic copy. Red limp full leather covers. Stamped gilt decoration on inside rims. Gilt titling (pretty). The contents are most pleasing. They are comfortable, contented, fresh-faced, genteel, generous of spirit. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 42lt
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1574]
Keywords: Holder, E H ; Hall, A Vine

 
KERKHAM, WILLIAM ANDREW ; KERKHAM, ANDREW SUMMERS (TRANSCRIBED AND EDITED BY)
Forgotten Times : Cape Town in the Early Twentieth Century
Friends of the South African Library, Cape Town. 1990. Softcover, with dust jacket. 82 pages (complete). A placid copy. The covers have wear and creasing about the edges from use and shelving. They are otherwise secure and sure. The pages are mild-mannered. There is evidence of contented use throughout with some light creasing to some pages. Otherwise the sepia coloured pages are clean, clear, convivial, contented, amiable and benevolent. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 56ks
USD 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 | £UK 8.5 | JP¥ 1154]

 
LAING, J.D. (ED.)
The Royal Observatory at the Cape of Good Hope: 1820 - 1970
The Royal Observatory. 1970. Softcover. The wraps of this staple-bound booklet are a touch shelf rubbed and edge worn, but remain whole and intact. Internally, there is some light, sporadic foxing, but there are no markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. J.K. Very Good.
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Book number: 40ho
USD 32.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.25 | £UK 24.75 | JP¥ 3358]

 
MANUEL, GEORGE ; HATFIELD, DENIS
District Six
Longman. 1973, 3rd edition. (ISBN: 058264030X). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Franck, Bruce. 112 pages (complete). A comfortable copy of this energetic (and now poignant) book about District Six in Cape Town (which was bulldozed entirely by the apartheid government). The dustjacket has some foxing, some wear about the edges. It is comfortable and secure. The boards are neat, healthy. The contents are most pleasing. They are contented, convivial, clean, clear, generous, evocative. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 42ja
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.75 | JP¥ 1049]
Keywords: 058264030X Franck, Bruce

 
RENNIE, JOHN
The Buildings of Central Cape Town Volume One : Formative Influences and Classification
Cape Provincial Institute of Architects. 1978, Limited. (ISBN: 0620033665). Softcover, with dust jacket. 65 pages (complete). Signed by Rennie on the title page. Unnumbered copy of a limited first edition of 650 copies. Landscape format. A much owned copy. The covers have wear, creasing, marks, scuffing from use and shelving. They are, nonetheless, benign and secure and sure. The contents have evidence of much contented use. They have some wear about the page edges, some very light, very occasional marks. In general they are clean, clear, assiduous, generous and assured. fk. Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 50jf
USD 78.00 [Appr.: EURO 66 | £UK 60 | JP¥ 8186]
Keywords: 0620033665

 
THEAL, GEORGE MCCALL
Records of the Cape Colony Vol. 20 Only
Government Of The Cape Colony. 1904. Hardcover. Boards are worn and marked.Ex-library.Closed tears on front end page.Tanning.Excellent binding.Due to weight postal adjustments may be required.[R.K]. Good.
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Book number: 46uf
USD 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 67.75 | £UK 61.5 | JP¥ 8396]

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