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. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: 2pw
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.25 | £UK 20.5 | JP¥ 2906]

 
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. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 21qh
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 24.75 | £UK 22 | JP¥ 3113]

 
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. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 33ri
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 102.75 | £UK 91.5 | JP¥ 12972]

 
BOTHA, C GRAHAM
The Collected Works of C Graham Botha - in Three Volumes
C Struik, Cape Town. 1962, Limited. Hardcover. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 50le
USD 400.00 [Appr.: EURO 328.75 | £UK 292.5 | JP¥ 41511]

 
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. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 39qt
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 24.75 | £UK 22 | JP¥ 3113]

 
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. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 37ju
USD 70.00 [Appr.: EURO 57.75 | £UK 51.25 | JP¥ 7264]

 
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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 94js
USD 300.00 [Appr.: EURO 246.5 | £UK 219.5 | JP¥ 31133]

 
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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/Fair.
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Book number: 54rc
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 29 | £UK 25.75 | JP¥ 3632]

 
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. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 45ll
USD 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.25 | £UK 40.25 | JP¥ 5708]

 
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. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 83jm
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 53.5 | £UK 47.75 | JP¥ 6746]
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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. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 100qz
USD 250.00 [Appr.: EURO 205.5 | £UK 182.75 | JP¥ 25944]

 
NAPIER, LIEUT-GEN EDWARD ; WARD, HARRIET (ED)
Past and Future Emigration; or, the Book of the Cape
Thomas Cautley Newby, Publisher, London. 1849, First Edition. Hardcover. 379 pages (complete). A benign RARE copy of this very RARE book. The boards are steady. The boards have wear all about, marks all about from handling and storage and shelving, scuffing, rubbing. The spine is healthy and sure. The contents are only mildly aged. Some pages are uncut. There are flushes, flurries of foxing. However, in general and gratifyingly, the contents are clean, clear, conscientious, certain, confident, competent and convivial. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 14lp
USD 450.00 [Appr.: EURO 369.75 | £UK 329 | JP¥ 46700]

 
NOBLE, JOHN
Descriptive Handbook of the Cape Colony: Its Condition and Resources
J C Juta, Cape Town / E Stanford, London. 1875, First Edition. Hardcover. 319 pages with folded illustrations, maps and charts (complete). Ex-library copy with consequent labels, stamps, wear, marks. A comfortable, mild-mannered copy. The folded map at the rear has a closed tear. It is otherwise sound. The boards are scuffed, marked, worn. They are steady and sure. The contents are pleasant. Whilst there is evidence of use throughout, the contents are clean, clear, confident, comfortable, contented, assured. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 2lb
USD 170.00 [Appr.: EURO 139.75 | £UK 124.25 | JP¥ 17642]

 
OLLAND, FRED H (TRANS)
Bladen Uit de Memoirs Van Petrus Borchardus Borcherds, Vroeger Civiele Commissaris Van de Kaapsche Afdeeling En Resident Magistraat Van Kaapstad En Omstreken, Zijnde Een Eenvoudig Verhaal Van de Gebeurtenissen Van Zijn Prille Jeugd Tot Vergevorderden Leeftijd, Hoofdzakelijk Bedoeld Voor Zijn Kinderen, Afstammelingen, Landgenooten En Vrienden
Holl.-Afrik. Uitgevers-Maatschappij v/h Jacques Dusseau & Co. Kaapstad. 1907. Hardcover. 236 pages (complete). In Dutch throughout. A sound copy. Ex-libris plate for Oene Cornelis Meek on the front pastedown. The boards are placid. They have wear, scuffing, marking from hand and shelving. The spine is benign, worn at head and foot, fit. The first and last pages are tanned. Otherwise, the contents are most pleasing. They are clean, comfortable, clear, fresh, tidy, congenial, assured. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 99rg
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SERTON, PROF P; RAVEN-HART, MAJ R; KOCK, DR W J DE; RAIDT, DR E H (EDS); RAVEN-HART, MAJ R (TRANS)
Description of the Cape of Good Hope with the Matters Concerning It - Amsterdam 1726 / Beschryvinge Van de Kaap de Goede Hoope Met de Zaaken Daar Toe Behoorende - Amsterdam 1726 - 2 Volumes
Van Riebeeck Society, Cape Town. 1971, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620000562). Hardcover. Two volumes (complete). Volume I from the library of the legendary South African historian, T R H Davenport (once of Rhodes University in Grahamstown). Volume II from the library of D W vd Merwe. Volume I: 367 pages. In Dutch (on the 'cantori') and English (on the 'decani'). The boards have mild shelving wear, some scuffing. They are comfortable and secure. The page trims have shelving marks. The contents have been most pleasingly maintained. They are clean, clear, assured, diligent. Volume II: 306 pages. In Dutch and English. The boards have a clear plastic protective cover. The boards are neat, sound, steady. The contents have evidence of much contented use. They have corner wear, and the early pages have very, very light handling marks. The contents are comfortable, convivial, clean and clear, certain. Please note that due to the weight of the books, should they need posting to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 73or
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 15 | £UK 13.25 | JP¥ 1868]
Keywords: 0620000562

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