Chapter 1: Africana - Cape of Good Hope - History
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The Cape Flats Farmers' Association Fourth Annual Show & Fair to Be Held on Thursday, April 18, 1895
Cape Flats Farmers' Association, Cape Town. 1895. Softcover, with dust jacket. Complete. An aged, much owned copy of this brochure for the Farmers' Association show (Rules, regulations, entry fees, competition classes etc). The covers are much tanned, foxed, marked and worn from storage, handling, age. They are heroically secure. The contents have evidence of use throughout. Age has settled liberally upon the pages. Nonetheless, they are placid, clear, assured, competent, certain. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: 2pw
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 26 | £UK 23 | JP¥ 3038]

 
Echt Relaas En Dagverhaal, Wegens Den Opstand En Het Afloopen Van't Oost-Indisch Compagnie-Schip Nyenburg, Schipper Jack Ketel. Voor de Kamer Hoorn over Cabo de Goede Hoop Naar Batavia Gedenstineerd, En Uit Texel in Zee Gestoken Den 8 Mey 1763 (Staatsbiblioteek Herdrukke No 65/ State Library Pretoria Reprints No 65)
Die Staatsbiblioteek / The State Library, Pretoria. 1972, Reprint. Softcover, with dust jacket. 29 pages (complete). In Dutch throughout. Facsimile reprint. Benign copy. The covers are tidy with some few shallow blotches of foxing. They are secure and sure. The contents have splashes, rashes, flushes of foxing throughout. They are otherwise healthy, clear, confident, amenable. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 21qh
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 28 | £UK 24.5 | JP¥ 3255]

 
The Porter Speeches. Speeches Delivered by the Hon William Porter During the Years 1839-1845 Inclusive
Trustees Estate Saul Solomon & Co. Cape Town. 1886, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 540 pages (complete). A scarce, pleasing copy. The boards have blind-stamped decoration. The spine has gilt titling and decoration. The boards are mild-mannered with some light shelving wear to the edges and corners, some mild marking, some light wear to the head and foot and seams. Otherwise, the boards and spine are sound, healthy, steady. The contents are in exceptionally pleasing condition. They are very clean and clear, tidy, smart, certain, most orderly, tight, healthy. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 33ri
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 115.75 | £UK 102 | JP¥ 13563]

 
BAX, D
Het Oudste Kaapse Zilver 1669-1751 : Met Gegevens over Zilveren Voorwerpen Vergregen in de 17de, 18de En 19de Eeuw Door Die Kerkelijke Gemeenten En Instellingen Van Compagnie En Burgerij Welke Reeds Voor 1752 Aan de Kaap Bestonden (Verhandelingen Der Koninlijke, Nederlandse Akademie Van Wetenschappen, Afd. Letterkunde - Nieuwe Reeks, Deel 86)
Noord-Hollandsche Uitgevers Maatschappij, Amsterdam / Londen. 1974, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. 208 pages plus 28 b/w plates (complete). In Dutch throughout. A contented copy. The paper dustjacket is mild-mannered. It has some wear, scuffing, a few handling marks. It is sure and benign. The covers have some mild shelving and handling wear about the edges and corners. They are secure and assured. The contents are agreeably smart: clean, clear, convivial, confident, generous. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 62mc
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.75 | £UK 14.75 | JP¥ 1953]

 
BOTHA, C GRAHAM
The Collected Works of C Graham Botha - in Three Volumes
C Struik, Cape Town. 1962, Limited. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Three volumes (complete). Numbered 309 of a limited edition of 1000. A tranquil set. The books are housed in a sturdy, healthy slipcase. The slipcase has wear, scuffing, marks from storage and use. It is strong. The three books are fully bound in claret coloured leather. The boards are neat, clubbable. The books are separated with thick card protectors. All three have, on their front pastedowns, ex-libris plates showing previous ownership by Edna and Frank Bradlow, the well known Africana experts and collectors. Volume I: "General History and Social Life of the Cape of Good Hope". Signed and inscribed (to Frank Bradlow) by Botha, on the title page. A mild-mannered copy. The papertrims and contents have shallow smudges of foxing throughout. In general, the contents are assured, serious, clean, clear. Volume II: "History of Law, Medicine and Place Names in the Cape of Good Hope". Signed by Botha on the title page. The papertrims are flecked with foxing. The early and later pages are smudged with foxing. However, the pages are dignified, clean, clear, confident. Volume III: "Cape Archives and Records". Signed by Botha on the title page. The contents and papertrims have smears of very light foxing here and there throughout. The pages are generously clean and clear, assured, pleasing. fk. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 50le
USD 400.00 [Appr.: EURO 370.5 | £UK 326.25 | JP¥ 43401]

 
COLVIN, IAN D (COMPILER)
The Cape of Adventure - Being Strange and Notable Discoveries, Perils, Shipwrecks, Battles, Upon Sea and Land, with Pleasant and Interesting Observations Upon the Country and the Natives of the Cape of Good Hope - Extracted from the Writings of the Early Travellers
T Maskew Miller, Cape Town. 1916. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 459 pages (complete). The front pastedown has a SIGNED ex-libris plate from the sentimental nationalistic South African artist, W H Coetzer (his signature is fresh). A comfortable copy. The boards have wear about the edges, corners, head and foot of the spine. There is scuffing, marking from use and shelving. The spine is a little sunned, marked by shelving. The boards and spine are steady and sure. The contents are most gratifying. Considering the age of the book, the pages are thick, very healthy, very clean and clear, carefully maintained, convivial, contented, companionable. Please note that should the book need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 39qt
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 28 | £UK 24.5 | JP¥ 3255]

 
HARDING, WALTER
The Cape of Good Hope Government Proclamations, from 1806 to 1825, As Now in Force and Unrepealed; and the Ordinances Passed in Council from 1825 to 1844: With Nnotes of Reference to Each, and a Copious Index - Volume III
A S Robertson, 21, Heerengracht, Cape Town. 1845. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 651 pages plus index (complete). A sound copy. At some stage recently the book has been rebound. The boards are neat, tidy, sound, healthy. The title page guttering, and that for the end page have been repaired with scotch tape (a little aged). Otherwise, the contents are in most agreeable condition. Especially taking the age of the book into account, the pages are clean, clear, very assured and confident, diligent, very occasionally annotated by pencil, most competent. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 37ju
USD 70.00 [Appr.: EURO 65 | £UK 57.25 | JP¥ 7595]

 
RAVEN-HART, R (TRANS)
Cape of Good Hope 1652-1702 : The First Fifty Years of Dutch Colonisation As Seen by Callers - 2 Volumes
A A Balkema, Cape Town. 1971, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Two volumes (complete). A contented set. The dustjackets are mild-mannered with some light shelving wear, some light scuffing from shelving. They are otherwise benign and pleasing. The stone coloured cloth covered boards are most handsome and healthy. The papertrims of both have freckles of foxing. Within, the contents are confident and benevolent. The frontis-pieces are tipped-in and are healthy and bright. The contents have very, very light foxing here and there and about. Otherwise, the contents are most agreeable. They are very clean, clear, assured, generous, gratifying. Please note that due to the weight of the books, should the books need posting outside of South Africa, extra postage charges may be required. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 94js
USD 300.00 [Appr.: EURO 277.75 | £UK 244.75 | JP¥ 32551]

 
IDENBURG, P J
De Kaap de Goede Hoop Gedurende de Laatste Jaren Van Het Nederlandsch Bewind
Templum Salomis, Leiden / Burdersdijk en Niermans. 1946, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 112 pages (complete). In Dutch throughout. Held at the rear: a folded colour illustration: 'Optica Prent, voorstellende de Reede van De Kaap De Goede Hoop' (in pleasing condition); a reproduction of a map showing the area of the Cape inhabited by Europeans: 'Vergroote Afdruk van een gedeelte van de "kaart van het Europeesch gebied aan de Kaap de Goede Hoop, volgens einege opmerkingen, naar de nieuwste, op bevel der Hollandsche regering ondernomene waarnemingen en de beste vroegere bouwstoffen, verzameld en ontworpen door H Lichtenstein; op een kleiner schaal gebragt door HH Gottholdt. Te Dordrecht, bij A Blusse & Zoon.' (also in decent condition). The dustjacket has foxing, wear about the edges, corners, some scuffing. It is placid and sure. The boards have foxing about the rims, some storage wear. They are otherwise assured. The contents have sporadic age-related marks. Overwhelmingly, they are tight, clean, clear, tidy, agreeable, contented. fk. Good/Fair.
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Book number: 54rc
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 32.5 | £UK 28.75 | JP¥ 3798]

 
LEIBBRANDT, H C V
Precis of the Archives of the Cape of Good Hope : The Defence of Willem Adriaan Van Der Stel
W A Richards & Sons, Government Printers, Cape Town. 1897, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 198 pages (complete). A placid copy. The boards are a little scruffy. They have wear, scuffing about all edges, seams, faces. They are, however, steady and sure. The contents are pleasing. They are calm, clear, clean, confident, diligent, fresh-faced (especially pleasing considering the book's age), more than competent. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 68km
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 92.75 | £UK 81.75 | JP¥ 10850]

 
LEIBBRANDT, H C V
Precis of the Archives of the Cape of Good Hope : Letters Despatched, 1696-1708
W A Richards & Sons, Government Printers, Cape Town. 1896, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 397 pages (complete). A contentedly aging copy. The boards have wear to all edges, corners and seams. They have scuffing, marks from shelving and handling. Nonetheless, they are benign and sure. Within, the guttering along the frontis and end papers are cracked. The security of the book is unaffected. The front pastedown has residue from a removed label. Whilst the contents have evidence of use throughout, they are placid and assured. The titlepage has some aging marks and tanning. The contents are clean, clear, comfortable, competent, certain. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 78kt
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 92.75 | £UK 81.75 | JP¥ 10850]

 
LEIBBRANDT, H C V
Precis of the Archives of the Cape of Good Hope : Requesten (Memorials) 1715-1806 - Vols I and II.
Cape Times Limited, Government Printers, Cape Town and London. 1905, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Two volumes only (complete). The books are benign and comfortable. The boards of both have wear about the edges, corners and seams. They are, however, sturdy, sound, sure. The gutterings along the frontis and end papers are a little cracked - the security of the books are unaffected. Volume I: A-E; 440 pages. The contents are clean, clear, bold, conscientious. Volume II: F-O; pub. 1906; 879 pages. The contents are most pleasing. They are very clean, clear, confident, very sure. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 79kt
USD 200.00 [Appr.: EURO 185.25 | £UK 163.25 | JP¥ 21701]

 
LEIBBRANDT, H C V (ED)
Resolutien Van Den Commandeur En Raden Van Het Fort de Goede Hoop, 1652-1662
W A Richards en Zonen, Drukkers, Kaapstad. 1898, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 187 pages (complete). In Dutch throughout. A placid copy. The boards are mild-mannered. There is very light wear to the shelving edges. The contents are tanned fore and aft. The pages are clean, clear, decided, assured, benevolent, diligent. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 45ll
USD 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 51 | £UK 45 | JP¥ 5968]

 
MCKENZIE, KIRSTEN
The Making of an English Slave Owner Samuel Eusebius Hudson at the Cape of Good Hope 1796-1807
UCT Press (Pty) Ltd. University of Cape Town. 1993, First Edition. (ISBN: 0799214868). Softcover, with dust jacket. 135 pages (complete). A decent copy. The covers have some wear about the edges and seams from use and handling. They have light scuffing. Otherwise, they are healthy and sound. The contents are most pleasing. They are tight, bright, fresh, clean, clear, certain, confident. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 83jm
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 60.25 | £UK 53 | JP¥ 7053]
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MENTZEL, O F; GREENLEES, MARGARET (TRANS)
Life at the Cape in Mid-Eighteenth Century - Being the Biography of Rudolf Siegfried Allemann, Captain of the Military Forces and Commander of the Castle in the Service of the Dutch East India Company at the Cape of Good Hope
The Van Riebeeck Society. 1919, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 170 pages (complete). A passive copy. The boards are shabby but resolute. They have marks from handling and storage, wear from shelving and use. The spine has wear to the head and foot and the length is much marked by handling and shelving. However, the boards are quietly steady and sure. The frontispapers have previous owner notations. The very early pages are marked and worn from age, storage. They are stll secure and benign. However, the rest of the pages are gratifyingly tranquil, clean, clear, careful, confident, studious. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 100qz
USD 250.00 [Appr.: EURO 231.5 | £UK 204 | JP¥ 27126]

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