Chapter 1: Africana - Folklore
found: 17 books

 
DU PLESSIS, I D ; LEWIS, BERNARD AND ELIZE D (ENGLISH COMPILERS)
Tales from the Malay Quarter
Howard Timmins Publishers, Cape Town. 1981. (ISBN: 0869782053). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 200 pages (complete). Signed by du Plessis on the first-free-page. The dustjacket is worn and torn (these are repaired with invisible scotch tape). The dj is secure and comfortable. The boards have wear about the edges from shelving. There is some light scuffing. The early pages are marked from handling and storage. The pagetrims are foxed. The contents are agreeable, clean, clear, comfortable, amiable. fk. Good/Poor. Signed.
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Book number: bmku
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 58 | £UK 50.25 | JP¥ 7275]
Keywords: 0869782053

 
BOURHILL, MRS E J ; DRAKE, MRS J B
Fairy Tales from South Africa - Collected from Original Native Sources
Macmillan and Co. Limited, London. 1908, First Edition. Hardcover. 250 pages (complete). A much owned copy. The boards are benign and placid. They have wear and scuffing all about. The decoration and titling are patient. Within, the contents have marks from handling and storage. However, they are clear, diligent, kindly, amenable and quite certain of their charm and intention. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: botc
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 25 | £UK 21.75 | JP¥ 3134]

 
FROBENIUS, LEO : FOX, D.
African Genesis
Benjamin Blom. 1966, Illustrated Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. reissue. jacket is shelf rubbed, chipped and edge worn. light tanning and marks. ownership signature. well bound. fairly good copy and jacket.[S.N]. Good/Good.
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Book number: awya
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 7.75 | JP¥ 1119]
Keywords: JPG~

 
GRAINGER, LISA
Stories Gogo Told Me
Penguin South Africa. 2007, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0143025287). Soft cover. wraps are a bit shelf rubbed. light marks. clean. well bound. very good copy.[S.N]. Very Good.
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Book number: avmh
USD 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 3.75 | £UK 3.25 | JP¥ 448]
Keywords: JPG~ 0143025287

 
INGRAM, J FORSYTH
The Story of a Gold Concession, and Other African Tales and Legends
W H Griffin & Co. Pietermaritzburg, Natal. 1893, First Edition. Hardcover. 242 pages (complete). A resolute copy of this first edition of Ingram's second book. Ingram was an exceptionally adventurous man. He was particularly welcomed by the black peoples in South Africa with whom he worked and lived for many years. This book, written during his eventual retirement in Pietermaritzburg was a bestseller. This copy has been much owned. The covers are much worn, marked, stained from handling and storage. They are sound and sure. Within, the contents are worn and marked throughout by use. A signature on the first free page has been clipped away. The pages, despite their wear and marks are amiable, benign, placid, certain, generous, clear and may be read with contentment and facility. fk. Poor/No Jacket.
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Book number: blvt
USD 42.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.5 | £UK 32.5 | JP¥ 4700]

 
INGRAM, J FORSYTH
The Story of a Gold Concession, and Other African Tales and Legends
W H Griffin & Co. Pietermaritzburg, Natal. 1893, First Edition. Hardcover. 242 pages (complete). A resolute, placid copy. The book is much worn and marked all about. The boards have much wear, scuffing, marking. The boards are sound. Within, the binding and pages have wear throughout. Nonetheless, the contents are sure and certain. They are clear, benign, amiable, kindly. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: blvu
USD 42.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.5 | £UK 32.5 | JP¥ 4700]

 
MILLER, PENNY
Myths and Legends of Southern Africa
T. V. Bulpin. 1979, First Edition. (ISBN: 0949956163). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 311 pages (complete). A steady copy. The dustjacket has wear, creasing and scuffing. It is sure and comfortable. The boards have some light shelving wear to the edges. The contents are foxed fore and aft. The opp-first free page has a long gift inscription (not from the author). The pages, in general and by far, are vivid, congenial, generous, clean, clear, bristling with tales. fn. Good/Fair.
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Book number: bzuy
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 53.5 | £UK 46.25 | JP¥ 6715]
Keywords: 0949956163

 
MILLER, PENNY ; HANDLER, ROSEMUND (ED)
Myths and Legends of Southern Africa
T. V. Bulpin, Cape Town. 1979, First Edition. (ISBN: 0949956163). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 311 pages (complete). A satisfying copy. The dramatic dustjacket has some wear, scuffing and light creasing. It is comfortable and secure. The boards have some adhesive tape residue marks. Otherwise they are calm and healthy. The contents are agreeably inviting. They are engaging, vivid, companionable, contented, clean and clear. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: caba
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 53.5 | £UK 46.25 | JP¥ 6715]
Keywords: 0949956163

 
MILLER, PENNY
Myths and Legends of Southern Africa
T. V. Bulpin Publications (Pty) Ltd. Cape Town. 1979, First Edition. (ISBN: 0949956163). Hardcover. 311 pages (complete). A gratifying copy. The boards are tidy with some light corner and shelving wear. The boards are sound, steady. The contents are most pleasing. The first free page has a previous owner gift inscription (not from the author). The pages are healthy, hale, engaging, enchanting, clean, clear, generous. fk[INF38]. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bzeg
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 53.5 | £UK 46.25 | JP¥ 6715]
Keywords: 0949956163

 
MILLER, PENNY ; HANDLER, ROSEMUND (ED)
Myths and Legends of Southern Africa
T. V. Bulpin Publications (Pty) Ltd. Cape Town. 1979, First Edition. (ISBN: 0949956163). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 311 pages (complete). A most contented copy. The dustjacket is atmospheric and vivid. It has some wear about the edges from shelving. It is otherwise healthy and sure. The boards are healthy, steady, sound. The contents are most gratifying. They are very clean, clear, bright, vivacious, thrilling, pleasing. Please note: due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, additional postage charges may be made. fk. Near Fine/Good.
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Book number: cewo
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 53.5 | £UK 46.25 | JP¥ 6715]
Keywords: 0949956163

 
MILLER, PENNY ; HANDLER, ROSEMUND (ED)
Myths and Legends of Southern Africa
T. V. Bulpin Publications (Pty) Ltd. Cape Town. 1979, First Edition. (ISBN: 0949956163). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 311 pages (complete). A companionable copy. The rather tidy dustjacket has a clear cellophane protective cover. The boards are sturdy and sound. The contents are most pleasing. They are comfortable, clean, clear, convivial, lively, amiable. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postage charged may be required. fk. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 99is
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.75 | £UK 31 | JP¥ 4477]
Keywords: 0949956163

 
MUTWA, VUSAMAZULU CREDO ; BRINK, ADRIAAN S (EDITOR)
Africa Is My Witness
Blue Crane Books, Johannesburg. 1966, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 344 pages (complete). Sequel to "Indaba, my Children". Standard edition. The dustjacket is evocative, colourful, bright. It has wear and creasing to all corners and edges. The dj is comfortable and secure. The boards are pleasant, healthy. Inside, the contents are comfortable, clean, clear, convivial, contented. fk[RF65]. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: bxrw
USD 42.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.5 | £UK 32.5 | JP¥ 4700]

 
MUTWA, VUSAMAZULU CREDO
Africa Is My Witness
Blue Crane Books, Johannesburg. 1966, Limited. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 344 pages (complete). Collector's edition. Marked 799 of a limited edition of 800 copies. Half leather with gilt decoration. Green boards. The boards are healthy, sound, steady. The green leather is smart and healthy. The decoration and titling are fresh. Within, the contents are most agreeable. The frontis and end papers have some mild handling marks. The contents are bright, clean, clear, bountiful, welcoming, genial, companionable. fk. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: cbcv
USD 130.00 [Appr.: EURO 115.75 | £UK 100.25 | JP¥ 14549]

 
MUTWA, VUSAMAZULU CREDO
Indaba, My Children - African Tribal History, Legends, Customs and Religious Beliefs
Kahn & Averill, London. 1973, 4th Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 354 pages (complete). Fourth reprint of the first British edition. Written by Mutwa as part his avenging the murder of his beloved by the police at the Sharpeville massacre. The dustjacket is faithful and sure, it is worn, creased and scuffed. The cover is mild and healthy. Inside, the contents are in very good condition. They are tight, assured, clean, clear and utterly engaging. fn. Fair/Poor.
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Book number: auyj
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.5 | £UK 11 | JP¥ 1567]
Keywords: JPG~

 
MUTWA, VUSAMAZULU CREDO
Indaba, My Children
Blue Crane Books, Johannesburg. 1965, 3rd Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 561 pages (complete). A comfortable and generous book. The boards are scuffed and marked. There is shelving wear to the corners. Within, the contents are lightly foxed here-and-there. Otherwise, the pages are clean, clear, homely, assured, confident and an excellent bargain at this price for a book that provides much. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bapj
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 12.5 | JP¥ 1791]
Keywords: JPG~

 
MUTWA, VUSAMAZULU CREDO ; BRINK, ADRIAN S (ED)
Indaba, My Children
Blue Crane Books, Johannesburg. 1964, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 562 pages (complete). A mild copy. The dustjacket is bright, resolute. The front of the dj is pleasant. The back of the dj is worn, creased, marked. The dj has wear about the edges. It is secure and comfortable. The boards are healthy, sure. The papertrims are foxed. The contents are amiable. There are blotches of foxing fore and aft. In general, and by far, the pages are clean, clear, comfortable, generous, alert, amenable. fk. Good/Fair.
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Book number: cdse
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.25 | £UK 34.75 | JP¥ 5036]

 
SAVORY, PHYLLIS
African Fireside Tales : Part 1 Only
Howard Timmins. 1982, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0869782118). Hardcover, with dust jacket. jacket is a bit shelf rubbed. light edge wear and knocking on boards. mild tanning and marks. well bound. good copy.[S.K]. Good/Good.
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Book number: axjh
USD 23.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.5 | £UK 17.75 | JP¥ 2574]
Keywords: JPG~ 0869782118

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