Chapter 1: Africana - Cape Town
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Cape Times Peninsula Directory with Street Maps 1971
Cape & Transvaal Printers Ltd. Cape Town. 1971. Hardcover. 1080 pages (complete). A much owned copy. The boards are scuffed, worn, marked all about. They are functional, steady, sure. The page edges have advertising stamping. They are sunned. The thumb-tags are worn, but still useful and legible. The contents have some early and later wear from use and storage. Otherwise, the maps, pages are neat, tidy, assured, clean, clear, dutiful, competent. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 17hv
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 88.75 | £UK 76.75 | JP¥ 11188]

 
Cape Town . The Receding Years - a Photographic and Historical Collection
Reliance Printing Works, Cape Town. First Edition. Hardcover. Complete. Landscape format. The padded boards are covered in faux-leather. Portfolio format. The hinges are strong and youthful. The pages are agreeably fresh and contented. Sepia coloured pages. They are tight, clean, clear, evocative - as if new throughout! fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 25ho
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 133 | £UK 115 | JP¥ 16782]

 
Cape Town Triennial 1985
. Softcover. Wraps are rubbed and marked.One inscription crossed through.Excellent binding.Programme.Stapled format.[R.K]. Used: Very Good.
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Book number: bytj
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 | £UK 23 | JP¥ 3356]

 
Groote Schuur: Woning Van Suid-Afrika Se Eerste Minister; Residence of South Africa's Prime Minister
The Department of Information. 1970. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The dust jacket is shelf rubbed, edge worn and torn. It has minor marks as well as on the front flap. It will still look good with cellophane though. The boards are in a very good condition, except for a slight knock on the front. There is also a rubber stamp within the front board. This tall book is internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 127 pages. Afrikaans and English language. [B.K.]. Very Good/Poor.
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Book number: bzax
USD 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.75 | £UK 8.5 | JP¥ 1231]

 
Riviersonderend: Water Augmentation Scheme, City of Cape Town / Wateraanvullingskema, Stad Kaapstad
Waterworks Branch, City Engineer's Department, Cape Town. 1983. Softcover. 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 17.75 | £UK 15.5 | JP¥ 2238]

 
BEZZOLI, MARCO ; MARKS, RAFAEL ; KRUGER, MARTIN
Texture and Memory: The Urbanism of District Six
Urban Housing Research Unit, Cape Technikon. 1997, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620208821). Hardcover. numbered edition. #38 of 100 copies printed. signed by all 3 contributors. there is also a small gift inscription. the pictorial boards are a touch shelf rubbed. the binding is excellent and this very large book appears very little used. Fine/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: cagf
USD 200.00 [Appr.: EURO 177.25 | £UK 153.5 | JP¥ 22376]
Keywords: 0620208821

 
GORDON-BROWN, A (INTRODUCTION)
The Cape Sketchbooks of Sir Charles D'Oyly 1832-1833 : Cape Town, the Countryside and Neighbouring Villages
A.A. Balkema, Cape Town. 1968, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. 119 b/w plates. A most agreeable, genteel copy. The dustjacket is scuffed, worn and creased about. It is comfortable and sure. The cloth covered boards are gentlemanly and very healthy. Within, the contents are most pleasing. The pages are creamy, thick, clean, clear, diligent, rich in confidence, almost as if new throughout. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: blkc
USD 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 48.75 | £UK 42.25 | JP¥ 6153]

 
BURMAN, JOSE
Early Railways at the Cape
Human & Rousseau. 1984, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0798117605). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Boards are rubbed and marked.Internally clean.Excellent binding.The author vividly recalls the saga of the Cape Government Railways,from its humble beginnings in 1860 with Wellington as its first goal,to 1910 with Union,when the system was taken over by the South African Railways.[R.K]. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bbti
USD 27.00 [Appr.: EURO 24 | £UK 20.75 | JP¥ 3021]
Keywords: JPG~ 0798117605

 
CHADWICK, W.S.
Sultan on Safari
1945. with dust jacket. The dust jacket is still in a good condition, except for a minor damp mark. The boards too, look very presentable. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 134 pages. [B.K.]. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: blfv
USD 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 48.75 | £UK 42.25 | JP¥ 6153]

 
DANE, PHILIPPA
The Great Houses of Constantia
Don Nelson. 1981, First Edition. (ISBN: 0909238588). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 176 pages (complete). An attractive copy. The dustjacket is neat, tidy, sure. The boards are healthy, elegant. The contents have been ever so slightly mis-trimmed by the printers. However, the pleasure of the pages is hardly affected. The pages are clean, clear, confident, generous, genial. fk. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: bxws
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.5 | £UK 10.75 | JP¥ 1566]
Keywords: 0909238588

 
DANE, PHILIPPA
The Great Houses of Constantia
Don Nelson. 1981, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The dust jacket as well as the boards are in a very good condition and appear as new. The front end page has a minor crease. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 176 pages. [B.K.]. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: cdbt
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.5 | £UK 10.75 | JP¥ 1566]

 
DAVIDS, ACHMAT
The History of the Tana Baru
Achmat Davids. 1985. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Jacket is shelf rubbed.Scarring.Ex-library.Signed by author.Tanning.Tightly bound.This book tells the story of the closure of the Tana Baru in 1886 and Muslim reaction to this direct interference in their religious practices.[R.K]. Used: Good/Good.
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Book number: blrq
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40 | £UK 34.5 | JP¥ 5035]

 
FEHR, WILLIAM
The Old Town House : Its Place in the History of Cape Town / Die Burger Raad- En Waghuis : Sy Plek in Die Geskiedenis Van Kaapstad
Trustees of the Michaelis Collection / Council of the City of Cape Town. 1955, First Edition. Hardcover. Complete. A passive copy. The boards are much worn, marked all about from storage conditions. The spine is considerably worn. The binding is secure. The frontis and end papers have storage tanning. The contents however, are most agreeable. They are pleasingly bourgeois, clean, clear, neat, tidy, benevolently diligent. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cbjm
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.5 | £UK 4 | JP¥ 559]

 
ATHIROS, GABRIEL & LOUISE
Woodstock - a Selection of Articles from the Woodstock Whisperer 2003-2007 : A Journey Into the Colourful and Fascinating Character of South Africa's Earliest Suburb
Historical Media cc. Tokai. 2007, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620399244). Hardcover. 140 pages (complete). Signed by both Gabriel and Louise Athiros on the title page. A pleasant copy. The illustrated matte covers are benign. They have shelf rubbing and some wear. They are pleasing. Within, the contents are in excellent condition. The pages are amiable, companionable, clean, clear, generous, confident, generous. fk. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: budp
USD 70.00 [Appr.: EURO 62 | £UK 53.75 | JP¥ 7832]
Keywords: 0620399244

 
GORDON, LADY DUFF ; PURVES, JOHN (EDITOR AND FOREWORD)
Letters from the Cape
Humphrey Milford. 1921, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. the brown boards with gold gilt are a little shelf worn but not excessively so given the book's age. there is a a flamboyant inscription from a previous owner on the title page. a few minor age related marks. the binding is excellent. the condition is given in terms of the book'a age. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 122j
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 16 | £UK 14 | JP¥ 2014]

 
GORDON, LADY DUFF ; PURVES, JOHN (EDITOR AND FOREWORD)
Letters from the Cape
Humphrey Milford. 1921, First Edition. Hardcover. the brown boards with gold gilt are a little shelf worn but not excessively so given the book's age. there is a a flamboyant inscription from a previous owner on the title page. a few minor age related marks. the binding is excellent. the condition is given in terms of the book'a age.[RF18]. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: c122j
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.25 | JP¥ 1343]

 
GREEN, LAWRENCE G
Almost Forgotten, Never Told
Howard Timmins. 1965, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The boards are in a very good condition. There are rubber stamps on the front end page. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 292 pages. [B.K.]. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bsby
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 | £UK 6.25 | JP¥ 895]

 
GREEN, LAWRENCE G
Beyond the City Lights
Howard Timmins (PTY) LTD. 1957, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The dust jacket is slightly shelf rubbed, torn and chipped. It will still look good with cellophane though. The boards are in a very good condition. There is a previous owner's inscription on the half title page. Some age related marks are visible. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 240 pages. [B.K.]. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: bsbx
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 | £UK 6.25 | JP¥ 895]

 
GREEN, LAWRENCE G
A Taste of South-Easter
1971, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The dust jacket is in a good condition, except for some age related marks. The boards are in a very good condition too. There is a previous owner's inscription on the front end page. Internally clean, except for some marks on pages 38 and 39. Tightly bound and complete with 211 pages. [B.K.]. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: bpmd
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.5 | £UK 4 | JP¥ 559]

 
GREEN, LAWRENCE G
There's a Secret Hid Away
Howard Timmins (PTY) LTD. 1956, First Edition. Hardcover. The boards are still in a very good condition. There is some tape residue within the front board as well as the back board. There is a previous owner's inscription on the front end page. The pages are tanned, but the text is still crisp and legible. A bit worn at the spine. Internally clean and tight. [B.K.}. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bsbm
USD 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 3.75 | £UK 3.25 | JP¥ 448]

 
HENRY, JAMES A (ED)
The Unjealous Years : An Owl Club Anthology
The Owl Club, Cape Town. 1996, Limited. (ISBN: 0620196742). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Grogan, Tony ; Lister, Joe ; Johnson, Townley. 386 pages (complete). Numbered 41 of a limited edition of 150 copies. A very smart copy. Included: Programme for the Centenary Commemoration dinner on 20 September 1994 at the City and Civil Service Club in Cape Town. The speaker was the astronomer Patrick Moore. The music was from Cape Town pianist, Mark Nixon. The book is in excellent condition. The cover is handsome and clubbable. The contents are exceptionally pleasing. They are fresh, tight, clean, clear, generous, benevolent, pleased. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: cbzt
USD 140.00 [Appr.: EURO 124 | £UK 107.5 | JP¥ 15663]
Keywords: 0620196742 Grogan, Tony ; Lister, Joe ; Johnson, Townley

 
HEYWOOD, KATHRINE
Cape Hills in Sunlight
Human & Rousseau (Pty) Ltd. 1964. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The dust jacket is slightly shelf rubbed and a bit edge worn. It will still look good in cellophane though. The boards are in a very good condition. There is an author's inscription on the front end page as well as on the title page. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 150 pages. [B.K.]. Very Good/Fair. Signed.
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Book number: cfby
USD 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 42.5 | £UK 37 | JP¥ 5370]

 
HOBERMAN, MARC (TEXT)
Life at the Table Bay
2015, First Edition. (ISBN: 1919939954). Hardcover. Complete. A lavish, beautifully produced celebration of the Cape Town Waterfront hotel, The Table Bay. An excellent copy. The covers are smart, healthy, attractive. The contents are luxe, shiny, very clean and clear, fresh - as if new! fk. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: cgdh
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.5 | £UK 38.5 | JP¥ 5594]
Keywords: 1919939954

 
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 28.5 | £UK 24.75 | JP¥ 3580]

 
LEWIS, CECIL ; EDWARDS, G E
Cape Town : Treasures of the Mother-City of South Africa
The Speciality Press of SA Ltd. Cape Town. 1927, First Edition. Hardcover. 179 pages plus index (complete). A pleasingly genteel copy. The red boards are bright, the gilt titling benign. The boards have wear about the edges, there is scuffing, very light handling marks. Eleven tipped-in coloured plates. These utterly graceful and refined. The contents have some neat pencilled annotations. However, the pages are creamy, thick, clean, clear, tight, healthy and hale. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 69ij
USD 22.00 [Appr.: EURO 19.5 | £UK 17 | JP¥ 2461]

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