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An Address by William Rose on the Development of Port Alfred 1874 to 1923
Grocott's Daily Mail, Grahamstown. 1960, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. 32 pages (complete). A placid copy. The covers are marked and a little worn from handling. They are sure. The contents too, have some very light occasional marks. In general, the pages are clean, clear, confident, generous. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bozc
USD 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 12 | £UK 10.25 | JP¥ 1414]

 
Die Administrasie Van Kaapland / the Administration of the Cape 1910 / 1960 - Die Verhaal Van Die Provinsiale Administrasie Van Die Kaap Die Goeie Hoop Oor Die Afgelope Vyftig Jaar / the Story of the Provincial Administration of the Cape of Good Hope over the Last Fifty Years
Kaapse Provinsiale Administrasie, Kaapstad / Cape Provincial Administration, Cape Town. 1960, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 112 pages (complete). Rebound in full blue leather. The boards are blandly handsome. There is very light shelving wear. The gilt titling is placid. Within, the pages bear some evidence of avid use. They are comfortable, benign, clean, clear and benevolent. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: blda
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 90.5 | £UK 77.75 | JP¥ 10874]

 
The Birthday Book 1939 : Groote Schuur Hospital
Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town. 1939. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 58 pages (complete). An amicable copy. The cloth covered boards are much marked from handling, age and storage. There is amiable wear and scuffing all about. They are comfortable. The front cover and frontispage have previous owner signatures. The contents are amiable and cheerful. They have some few handling marks and wear. However, they are by far, clean, clear, convivial, companionable, contented. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 67kr
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 54.5 | £UK 46.75 | JP¥ 6525]

 
Blue-Book on Native Affairs 1880. Compiled in Compliance with a Resolution of the Honourable the House of Assembly, Dated the 10th June, 1873 - Presented to Both Houses of Parliament by Command of His Excellency the Governor 1880
Cape of Good Hope: Ministerial Department of Native Affairs / Saul Solomon & Co. Cape Town. 1880. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 98 pages (complete). Half morocco with blue cloth covered boards. Gilt titling, borders and decoration. The leather corners and spine are most handsome and attractive. The boards are healthy, smart, elegant. The contents are paginated by hand (in pencil). The contents have evidence of use throughout. There are some very few annotations (pencil). The title page and others have handling marks, age-related marks. By far, and overwhelmingly, the contents are clean, clear, authoritative, certain, confident, tidy, assured, most agreeable. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 83ro
USD 500.00 [Appr.: EURO 452.5 | £UK 387.75 | JP¥ 54372]

 
The Bosjesmans or Bush People (State Library Reprints 70 / Staatsbiblioteek Herdrukke 70) : The Bosjesmen - a Lecture on the Mental, Moral, and Physical Attributes of the Bushmen, or African Savages - with Anecdotes, by One of Their Guardians
The State Library, Pretoria, Die Staatsbiblioteek. 1974. (ISBN: 0798900296). Softcover, with dust jacket. 8 pages (complete). Facsimile reprint with an introduction by P E Westra of the State Library. Spectacles are advised for this short booklet! The covers have very light shelving discolouration about the edges. There is also some mild user wear to the corners and edges of the pages. The covers are benign, placid. The contents are clean, clear, confident, certain. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 17ni
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.25 | £UK 23.5 | JP¥ 3262]
Keywords: 0798900296

 
Cape Times Peninsula Directory with Street Maps 1971
Cape & Transvaal Printers Ltd. Cape Town. 1971. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 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 90.5 | £UK 77.75 | JP¥ 10874]

 
Cape of Good Hope: Government Papers, 1855
By Authority Cape of Good Hope - Saul Solomon & Co. Cape Town. 1855, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Reports of the Surveyor-General Charles D Bell, Esq. on the Copper Fields of Little Namaqualand, and of Commander M S Nolloth, of HMS Frolic, on the Bays and Harbours of that Coast. / Report of the General Prison Board - Presented to both Houses of Parliament, by command of His Excellency the Governor, March, 1855 - Cape of Good Hope. / Seventh Annual Report Of the Commissioners for Improving the Port and Harbour of Table Bay, appointed by Proclomations of His Excellency the Governor, dated 26th July. 1848, and 7th January, 1852 - Presented to both Houses of Parliament, by command of His Excellency the Governor, March, 1855. / Report submitted by the Honourable the Colonial Secretary to His Excellency the Governor, upon the operations of the Central Board of Commissioners for Public Roads, during the ten years from the establishment of the board, in December, 1843, to the close of 1853. With A Summary Review of its present position and liabilities. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, by Command of His Excellency the Governor. March, 1855. / Conditions upon which it is proposed to enrol Pensioners for Service in South Africa - Presented to both Houses of Parliament, by command of His Excellency the Governor. March, 1855. / Further Correspondence upon the Subject of the Appointment of a Lieutenant-Governor, and the Creation of Judicial and other Establishments in the Eastern Province of the Cape Colony - Presented to both Houses of Parliament, by Command of His Excellency the Governor, March, 1855. / Correspondence upon the Subject of an Application from the President of the Orange Free State for an Annual Grant from the Government of the Cape Colony. Articles of Convention between H M Special Commissioner and the Representatives of the Orange River Territory - Presented to both Houses of Parliament, by Command of His Excellency the Governor, March, 1855. / Report of H Calderwood, Esq. appointed Special Commissioner to inquire into the Present State of the Fingo Locations on the Eastern Frontier, dated 22d January, 1855 - Presented to both Houses of Parliament, by command of His Excellency the Governor, March, 1855. / Further Correspondence upon the Creation of Judicial Establishments in the Eastern Province of the Cape Colony - Presented to both Houses of Parliament, by command of His Excellency the Governor, March, 1855. / Appendices to Report of the General Prison Board for 1854 - Presented to both Houses of Parliament, by command of His Excellency the Governor, April, 1855. / Abstract of Returns, relating to Villages Recommended As The Seats Of New Magistracies, received From The Civil Commissioners, in reply to Circular of the 2nd November, 1854 - Presented to both Houses of Parliament, by command of His Excellency the Governor, April, 1855. / Annual Report of the Superintendent-General of Education, for The Year 1854 - Presented to both Houses of Parliament, by command of His Excellency the Governor, May, 1855. / Report of the Deputy Surveyor-General on the Locations and the progress of the Occupation of the South Victoria District. / Further Report of H Calderwood, Esq. Special Commissioner, to inquire into the state of the Fingo Locations on the Eastern Frontier, and Letter of Chief Commissioner of British Kaffraria, relative to first Report - Presented to both Houses of Parliament, by command of His Excellency the Governor, May, 1855. / Petitions to the President and Members of the Legislative Council from the inhabitants of: District of Malmesbury; Landowners and inhabitants of the Field-cornetcy of Onder Bokkeveld, District of Clanwilliam; the District of Riversdale; of the Institution of Genadendale, and others residing in the District of Caledon; Landowners, Agriculturists, and others residing in the District of Caledon; Pastor and Deacons of the English Congregational Church in Cape Town, signing on behalf of the Members of the said Church, by virtue of a resolution unanimously passed at a Church meeting ..; Committee and Members of the Commercial Exchange; Inhabitants of Graham's Town and Albany, in Public Meeting; Clergy of the Diocese of Cape Town. Translation of a Communication received by the Governor from certain Rebel Hottentots, now without the Colony, addressed jointly to the Governor and to the Parliament - Transmitted by the Governor to the Legislative Council, 27th March, 1855. / Statements of Petitions between Friday, 23rd March, 1855 and 27th April, 1855. / Report of the Select Committee, appointed on the 7th August, 1854, for taking into consideration to the Petition of the Consistory Dutch Reformed Church of Glyn Lynden. / Report of The Committee appointed on the 28th March, 1855, to inspect and report on the Papers and Correspondence which have passed between the Government and Frontier Authorities, relative to the late disaffection, alarm, and panic on the Eastern Frontier. / Report of the Committee appointed by Resolution of the Hon'ble the Legislative Council, dated 12th April, 1855, to enquire into the Petition of Lessees of Mineral Lands, Subscribers to the Tram or Railway Company, and others interested in developing the Resources of Namaqualand. / Report of the Committee appointed on the 27th April, 1855, to report upon the Papers, called for and laid on the Table, to the case of the relative to the case of the Widow Van Eyk, Gerrit Sampson, Hendrik Rooy, Andries Pretorius, Widow Hendriks, Andries Botha, Jacobus Joseph, and Abram July. / Wine and Spirits. Addenda to the Proceedings of, and documents relating to, the Working of the Ordinance No 9, December 20th, 1855. / Report of the Select Committee appointed to inquire into the disposal of Lands in the Ceded Territories and On the Chumie [two pages appear to be missing]. / Statement of Assets and Liabilities of the Government of the Cape of Good Hope, om the 31st December, 1854. / Report of a Select Committee on Public Education, appointed on the 28th of March, 1855. / Report of a Select Committee appointed on the 27th March, 1855, "To inquire into the cause or causes of the delay in commencing the Erection of Gaols throughout the Colony, for which the Vote applied for during last Session of Parliament was granted," consisting of Messrs. White, Meintjes, Ziervogel, Barry, and Paterson. / Report of a Select Commission appointed on the 23rd March, 1855, "To inquire into and report upon, to this House, the expediency of recommending to Government that the present mode of payment of Quitrents be amended, so as to meet the wants of that portion of the public holding dividing Farms under Quitrent tenure," consisting of Messrs. Loedolff, Meintjes, Fairbridge, Von Maltitz, and Barry. / Report of the Committee appointed by resolution of this House, dated 5th April, 1855, "To inquire into the best means for furthering the object of the immediate introduction of Responsible Parliamentary Government into this Colony, and to report to this House on the Amendments to be made in the Constitution Ordinances by which that principle may be introduced." / Report of the Select Committee of the House of Assembly, appointed on the 3rd April, 1855, to consider and report upon the Report submitted by the Colonial Secretary to HIs Excellency the Governor, on the Operations of the Central Board of Commissioners of Public Roads. / Report of the Select Commission appointed to inquire into the expediency of the Colonial Government encouraging the construction of Railroads in this Colony by guarantee of a certain rate of Interest in the Capital expended, or otherwise. / Report of a Committee of the Honourable the House of Assembly, appointed on the 8th May, to consider and report upon the papers submitted, by message from His Excellency the Governor to the Honourable the House, connected with the formation of a Harbour of Refuge in Table Bay, as proposed by Mr Rendel, C E, in his report to the Lords of Admiralty, the Committee being Messrs. Jarvis, Abercrombie, Meintjes, Cawood, Barry, and the Auditor-General. / Report of the Select Committee on Local Libraries, appointed by the House on the 8th May, 1855, to take into consideration the expediency of Government rendering assistance to towns and villages in establishing Libraries, and to report on the conditions on which such grants should be made. ; Report of the Select Committee appointed on the 16th April, 1855, consisting of Messrs. Wiggins, Ziervogel, Molteno, Steytler, and the Auditor-General, to inquire into and report on the Petitions of the Divisional Road Board and Ratepayers of Stellenbosch, presented on the 8th August, last Session, as to the best means of relieving the Stellenbosch Divisional Road Board from the embarrassments in which they are placed, in respect of the recovery of the Road Rates to which they are entitled from the Division of Malmesbury. / Report of the Select Committee of the House of Assembly, appointed on the 8th May, 1855, on the Message of His Excellency the Governor, in reference to the Grants for Gaols, - consisting of the Hon. the Auditor-General, and Messrs. Ziervogel, Barry, Meintjes, and Arderne. / Report on the Committee on Crown Lands, appointed on the 22 March, 1855. / Minutes of Evidence taken before the Committee of the House of Assembly, on Education. / Supplementary Colonial Estimates for the year 1855. / Further Supplementary Colonial Estimates for the 1855. / Improvement of the Harbour of Table Bay. / A report and a Bill regarding local Defence. Thick boards and cloth spine. The boards are much worn, marked, scuffed, stained. The spine is faded and worn. Nonetheless, the boards and spine are steady, sound and sure. The contents are certain. The early and later pages have sprinklings of foxing. In general, the pages are clean, clear, authoritative, bold, very confidence and competent, tight, tidy, efficient, comfortable. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 94mv
USD 200.00 [Appr.: EURO 181 | £UK 155.25 | JP¥ 21749]

 
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 25.5 | £UK 21.75 | JP¥ 3045]

 
Cape Town from the Heart: Prominent People Talking About Cape Town
City of Cape Town. 1988, First Edition. (ISBN: 0947439404). Softcover, with dust jacket. 54 pages (complete). A smart copy. Included: a signed letter from the departing mayor of Cape Town (Peter Muller) to the historian and energetic Capetonian, Frank Bradlow. The covers are shiny, fresh. The contents are most pleasing. They are bright, very clean and clear, eager, tidy, neat - as if almost new throughout! fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15rx
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.25 | £UK 23.5 | JP¥ 3262]
Keywords: 0947439404

 
Cape of Good Hope: Correspondence Relating to Native Disturbances in Bechuanaland - Presented to Both Houses of Parliament by Command of Her Majesty, March, 1898
Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London. 1898. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 67 pages (complete). A decent copy. Rebound (smartly). The boards have some shallow wear to the corners, edges and the foot and head of the spine. Pressed gilt titling. The boards are sound and steady. New end papers (with some very few handling marks). The contents are official and orderly. The front paper is worn, marked from age, use and handling. From thereon the pages are clean, clear, assured, more than competent. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 17ms
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 54.5 | £UK 46.75 | JP¥ 6525]

 
Cape Town... The Receding Years - a Photographic and Historical Collection
Reliance Printing Works, Cape Town. First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 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 135.75 | £UK 116.5 | JP¥ 16312]

 
Cape of Good Hope: Report and Proceedings with Appendices of the Government Commission on Native Laws and Customs - Presented to Both Houses of Parliament by His Excellency the Governor, January 1883
W A Richards and Sons, Government Printers, Cape Town. 1883, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. A placid copy of this stout, sturdy report that was introduced to decide on a penal code for the 'Native' populations of the Cape of Good Hope. The boards are much worn, scuffed, marked all about from use and storage. The spine is also much worn about head and foot and seams. Both the boards and the spine are efficient, resolute. Within, the guttering fore and aft is cracked but the general security of the book is unaffected. The contents bear their age with amiability and competence. The final pages have wear, tanning, but the body of the pages are unaffected by these distractions. The contents also bear evidence of repeated use. The pages are yet pleasingly clean, clear, confident, sound, assured, able. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 27op
USD 220.00 [Appr.: EURO 199.25 | £UK 170.75 | JP¥ 23924]

 
The Cape of Good Hope Government Gazette: Tuesday, July 1, 1879, No 5927 - Tuesday, December 30, 1879, No. 5980
Saul Solomon & Co. Cape Town. 1879. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete bound set of issues of The Government Gazette for the Cape of Good Hope administration, for the second half of 1879. VERY RARE!. In English and Dutch. Bound in half-leather. Marbled boards. The leather corners and spine have wear, scuffing all around. The boards have much wear along the edges, scuffing, rubbing, marks and all about. The spine has wear to the head and along its length. The boards and spine are sound and sure. Within, there are previous owner ink-stamps (State Library/ Staatsbiblioteek, Pretoria). The guttering along the frontispage is cracked, the inside front cover has wear and light marks. The contents are orderly. The front page for the 11th July, 1879 has wear and is loose and that for 15th August edition is loose. There is occasional wear. Otherwise, the contents are tight, healthy, clean, clear, neat, sound, very confident, most competent. Please note that due the stateliness and the weight of the book, 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: 43rx
USD 600.00 [Appr.: EURO 543 | £UK 465.25 | JP¥ 65247]

 
The Cape of Good Hope Government Gazette: Friday, January 3, 1879 No 5871 - Friday, June 27, 1879, No 5926
Saul Solomon & Co. Cape Town. 1879. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete bound set of issues of The Government Gazette for the Cape of Good Hope administration, for the first half of 1879. VERY RARE!. Bound in half-leather. Marbled boards. The leather corners and spine have wear, scuffing all around. The boards have wear along the edges, scuffing, rubbing, marks. The spine has wear to the head and along its length. The boards and spine are sound and sure. Within, there are previous owner ink-stamps (State Library/ Staatsbiblioteek, Pretoria). The guttering along the frontispage is cracked, the inside front cover has wear and light marks. The contents are orderly. The front page for the 10th February edition has open tears and wear about the edges. There are annotations. Otherwise, the contents are tight, healthy, clean, clear, neat, sound, very confident, most competent. Please note that due to the weight and stately size of the book, 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: 44rx
USD 600.00 [Appr.: EURO 543 | £UK 465.25 | JP¥ 65247]

 
Cape of Good Hope: Correspondence with the Governor of the Cape of Good Hope Relative to the State of the Kafir Tribes on the Eastern Frontier of the Colony - Presented to Both Houses of Parliament by Command of Her Majesty
William Clowes and Sons. 1847, Reprint. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. Photocopied facsimile of original paper. Rebound (most smartly) by Gordon R Everson (the previous owner and well known medal expert). A pencilled note on the front pastedown reads: "Self bound - GRE - Nov 1980). Please note that text is on facing pages only. The sky-blue boards are healthy. They do have some light scuffing and shelving wear. They are steady and sure. The contents are most pleasing. They are very clean and clear, tight, bright, certain, confident, assiduously maintained. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 93nr
USD 70.00 [Appr.: EURO 63.5 | £UK 54.5 | JP¥ 7612]

 
Cape of Good Hope 1852 : Blue Book
Colonial Office, Cape of Good Hope. 1853, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 610 pages (complete). A curate's egg of a copy. A VERY RARE copy of the Government of the Colony of the Cape of Good Hope's Blue Book for the year ending January 1853. Contents: Taxes, Duties, &c.; Fees; Revenue and Expenditure; Comparitive Yearly Statement of Revenue and Expenditure; Local Revenues; Military Expenditure; Public Works; Legislation; Councils and Assemblies; Civil Establishment; Security for Discharge of Duties; Pensions; Recapitulation; Foreign Consuls; Population; Ecclesiastical Return; Education; Coins, Exchanges, &c.; Imports and Exports, Cape Colony; Agriculture; Manufactories, &c.; Grants of Land; Gaols and Prisons; Prison Regulations. Listed in Expenditure, for example, are grants made to the shipwrecked of HM Steamer Birkenhead. The boards of this book are scruffy. They are much worn all about. The spine has been repaired with a leather patch. Half leather. Marbled boards. The leathered corners and spine are much worn, aged. The boards are very scuffed, marked, worn about all edges. However, the spine and boards are steady and sure. The paper trims are foxed and tanned. Marbled end papers. The contents, on the other hand, are very pleasing. Blue tinged paper. The contents have some very shallow blushes of foxing here and there throughout. The general appearance of the pages are of health and surety. They are tight, clean, clear, bold, dutiful, diligent, neat, orderly. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 94lz
USD 500.00 [Appr.: EURO 452.5 | £UK 387.75 | JP¥ 54372]

 
Cape Town Triennial 1985
1985. Softcover. Wraps are rubbed and marked.One inscription crossed through.Excellent binding.Programme.Stapled format.[R.K]. Very Good.
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Book number: bytj
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.25 | £UK 23.5 | JP¥ 3262]

 
The Cape Town Gazette and African Advertiser - August 16, 1800-October 19, 1801 / Kaapsche Stads Courant En Afrikaansche Berigter - 16 Augustus 1800-19 Oktober, 1801 (South African Library Reprint Series 10 Suid-Afrikaanse Biblioteek Herdrukreeks)
The South African Library, Cape Town / Die Suid-Afrikaanse Biblioteek, Kaapstad. 1982, First Edition. (ISBN: 0869680366). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. In English, Afrikaans, Dutch. A most sound, sure copy. Quarter leather. Gilt titling (baleful). The leather corners and spine are most healthy and pleasing. The boards have scuffing and some shelving marks. They are otherwise steady, sure, sturdy. Within, the contents are in excellent condition. The pages are very assured, very clean and clear, generous, companionable, very certain. fk. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: cbjq
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 54.5 | £UK 46.75 | JP¥ 6525]
Keywords: 0869680366

 
The Celebration of Peace: August 2 to 5, 1919 - Official Programme and Souvenir Booklet
Cape Town Peace Celebrations Committee. 1919. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The title page has been signed by William Thorne, the Mayor of Cape Town at the time and the book appears to be limited edition number 6. The boards are rubbed and edge worn, with the corners and top and bottom edges of the spine chipped and fraying. Aside from this, the boards remain strong and square, with bright gold gilt to the front. Internally, the pages are mildly tanned throughout, but there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are neat, legible and complete. The binding is sound. JK. Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: osrc
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 135.75 | £UK 116.5 | JP¥ 16312]

 
Het Consulaat-Generaal Der Nederlanden Kaapstad - 1857-1957
A A Balkema, Kaapstad. 1957, Limited. Softcover, with dust jacket. 28 pages (complete). In Dutch and English. Unnumbered copy of a limited edition of 500 copies. The booklet has languished in storage somewhat. The covers have wear, storage marks. Stringed binding (healthy). The covers are secure and sure. The contents have evidence of handling and storage throughout. There are sprinkles, rashes of foxing. In general, and by far, the pages are clean, clear, comfortable, convivial, placid. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 18pm
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.25 | £UK 23.5 | JP¥ 3262]

 
Correspondence and Papers Relating to Historic Knysna
Publicity Association of Knysna / Publiciteitsvereniging van Knysna. 1986. with dust jacket. Bundle of papers and documents from the Publicity Association of Knysna sent to Frank Bradlow, the Africana expert and enthusiast, relating to tourism to Knysna. The bundle includes: A letter from the Association to Frank Bradlow, a copy of 'Historical Knysna'; copies of faxes about suggested visiting itineraries for Victoria Girls High School and the Clarendon High School for Girls Hockey Team; a publicity booklet and leaflets; a photocopy of the proofing-pages for the Knysna Municipality Centenary booklet. All are in generally good condition. some pages have wear, creases and foxing. However, all are clean, clear, competent, certain, confident. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 97rz
USD 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.75 | £UK 18.75 | JP¥ 2610]

 
Correspondence with the Governor of the Cape Hope, Relative to the State of the Kafir Tribes on the Eastern Frontier of the Colony [Various Papers Presented to Parliament between 1847-1848]
William Clowes and Sons, London for Her Majesty's Stationery Office. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. Privately bound, most elegantly, in quarter leather by the previous owner Gordon Everson of Johannesburg (an acclaimed medal specialist). A note at the bottom of the front pastedown attests this. Photocopied contents from original documents, consequently text etc on facing sides only. Blue cloth covered boards with some light storage marks, wear. The blue leather spine is very smart and handsome. The boards and spine are healthy and sturdy. Within, the contents have some light storage marks to the frontis and first pages, otherwise, the contents are smart, clean, clear, certain, tight, unblemished. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 60ns
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 90.5 | £UK 77.75 | JP¥ 10874]

 
Correspondence of Lieut. -General, the Hon. Sir George Cathcart, Kcb, Relative to His Military Operations in Kaffraria, Until the Termination of the Kafir War, and to His Measures for the Future Maintenance of Peace on That Frontier, and the Protection and Welfare of the People of South Africa
John Murray, London. 1856, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 401 pages (complete). An elderly but robust copy. The boards are worn all about. The spine has been repaired with a leather strip. The boards have scuffing, rubbing, handling and storage marks. They are steady, assured. The front pastedown has a plate affixed ("Cape Monitor. Bartholomew & Cowen. Cape Town") which is possibly 'signed' by Charles Cowen, a pioneering journalist in the early days of South Africa. The binding / guttering along the frontispage is cracked - but has been repaired. The contents are gently aging, with rashes of foxing, age-marks. There are some shallow handling marks here and there. The folded maps have rusting along the seams - they are otherwise healthy and neat. The contents are agreeably benign. They are clean, clear, certain, confident, very occasionally annotated (neatly in pencil), competent. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 64kr
USD 130.00 [Appr.: EURO 117.75 | £UK 101 | JP¥ 14137]

 
Correspondence on the Subject of Convict Discipline and Transportation - Presented to Both Houses of Parliament by Command of Her Majesty, February 16, 1847 / Convicts (Cape of Good Hope): Return to an Address of the Honourable the House of Commons, Dated 18 June 1847; - for, "Copies or Extracts of Despatches, and of Their Enclosures, Received During the Years 1843 and 1844, from the Governor of the Cape of Good Hope, Relative to a Plan for Improving Discipline Among the Convicts, and Employing Them on the Roads of the Colony / Transportation - Convicts. Transportation (Cape of Good Hope) / Despatches Relative to the Reception of Convicts at the Cape of Good Hope - Presented to Both Houses of Parliament by Command of Her Majesty, January 31, 1850 / Convict Discipline &C: Return to an Address of the Honourable the House of Commons, Dated 8 February ; - for, "Copies or Extracts of Despatches Relative to Convict Discipline, and the Employment of Colonial Discipline, and the Employment of Colonial Convicts in the Formation and Improvement of Roads at the Cape"
T R Harrison / W Clowes and Sons. 1847, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. An aged copy. The first paper relates to Convicts in Australia, the other papers relate to Convicts in the Cape Colony. Half leather. The boards are scruffy. They are much worn, scuffed, marked, scratched. The leather corners and spine are also worn, scuffed. Gilt titling and decoration on the spine (worn) with much wear to the head and foot. The spine and the boards are comfortable and steady. The paper-edges are a little tanned. The early and later pages are blotched and marked by age and foxing. Overwhelmingly the contents, whilst there are occasional age-related marks and have some very mild wear, are pleasingly clean, clear, confident, certain, healthy, sound, more than competent. Please note that should the book need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 80rz
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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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