Chapter 1: Africana - History - Cape
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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]

 
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

 
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... 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]

 
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

 
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 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]

 
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 27.25 | £UK 23.5 | JP¥ 3262]

 
The Festival in Pictures / Die Fees in Beeld - Van Riebeeck Festival-Fees 1952
The Cape Times. 1952, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. 64 pages (complete). A much owned copy of this record of the festival commemorating the landing of Jan van Riebeeck at the Cape in 1652. The magazine is worn all about. The covers are rubbed and scuffed. The pages are tanned and worn. They are also clean and clear and tight. However, the general placidity and sense of occasion are ably and vividly conveyed. fk. Poor/No Jacket.
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Book number: bpma
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2175]

 
Life at the Cape a Hundred Years Ago - by a Lady
C Struik, Cape Town. 1963, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Bowler, Thomas. 119 pages (complete). Signed by C Struik (the publisher) and inscribed by him to Frank and Edna Bradlow (the Africana specialists). Included: a press-cutting from the Cape Times (13.7.63) about the identification of The Lady; a book review of the book; eleven copies of the publisher's blad (written by Edna Bradlow) for the book. The dustjacket has a clear plastic protective cover. The dj is tidy and healthy. The boards are tranquil, healthy, sure. The front pastedown has an ex-libris plate from the Bradlows. The contents are mildly aged. They have splashes of foxing throughout. Noentheless, the pages are clean, clear, convivial, comfortable, diligent, engaging. fk. Good/Good. Signed.
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Book number: 72lk
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.25 | £UK 39 | JP¥ 5437]
Keywords: Bowler, Thomas

 
Memoirs of an African Hunter (Hunting Series, Volume 23 in Safari Press's Classics in African Hunting Series)
SAFARI PRESS. 1998-01-01. (ISBN: 1571571108). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 115 pages (complete). A neat and contented copy. The boards are benign and sure. It has wear and scuffing. The contents are agreeable, clean, clear, benevolent and assured. fk Please note that this ISBN does NOT apply to the listed title (and error). The title is as is. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: blzl
USD 29.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.25 | £UK 22.5 | JP¥ 3154]
Keywords: 1571571108

 
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 113.25 | £UK 97 | JP¥ 13593]

 
The Present War in Kafirland - Written on the Spot
London United Service Magazine Part 2. 1847. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. Compiled from extracts: 59-69 (May 1847); 283-289(June 1847); 382-391 (July 1847); 510-519 (Aug 1847); 112-121 (Sept 1847); 268-277 (Oct 1847). Rebound. Titling on leather strip affixed to the spine. The blue boards are serene, steady, sure with only light wear about the edges from shelving. The contents are most pleasing. Newer end papers. The pages are clean, clear, alert, youthful, certain, competent. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 73mx
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 81.5 | £UK 70 | JP¥ 9787]

 
Uitenhage - Mother of the Eastern Province - 150 Years
Town Council of Uitenhage / Publicity and Travel Department, South African Railways. 1956. Softcover, with dust jacket. Complete. A placid copy of this commemorative booklet. The covers have a clear plastic protective cover. The covers are mild-mannered, tidy, a little worn and scuffed, secure. The contents are benevolent, dutiful, clean, clear, genial. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 90iq
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2175]

 
Uitenhage South Africa
Town Council of Uitenhage. 1971. Softcover, with dust jacket. 48 pages (complete). A patient copy. The covers have wear, scuffing. They are secure and sure. Within, the contents of this brochure are amiable, competent, clean, clear, competent and diligent. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bozy
USD 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.75 | £UK 18.75 | JP¥ 2610]

 
Zamenspraak Tusschen Klaas Waarzegger En Jan Twyfelaar, over Het Onderwerp Van Afscheiding Tusschen de Oostelyke En Westelyke Provincie (South African Library Reprint Series 3 Suid-Afrikaanse Biblioteek: Herdrukreeks)
South African Library, Cape Town. 1973, Reprint. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 77 pages (complete). Afrikaans introduction, Dutch text. Facsimile reprint of original 1856 edition published by J S Bold & Co. Cradock. A mild copy. The boards are scuffed, marked, tanned about the edges and seams and spine. They are solid and sound. The contents are most agreeable. They are tight, fresh, clean, clear, certain, benign. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15kg
USD 26.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.75 | £UK 20.25 | JP¥ 2827]

 
SOUTH AFRICAN COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER.
The South African Commercial Advertiser. No. 1 January 7 1824 to No. 18 May 5 1824, Together with Facts Connected with the Stopping of the South African Commerical Advertiser. (Facsimile Reprint)
South African Library, Cape Town, 1978. 1978. (ISBN: 0869680196). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. An amiable copy. The blue boards are a little scuffed, a little worn about the shelving edges. They are steady, healthy. The contents are most pleasing. They are tight, fresh, clean, clear, firm, confident. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 89jf
USD 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 77 | £UK 66 | JP¥ 9243]
Keywords: 0869680196

 
ATHIROS, GABRIEL ; ATHIROS, LOUISE ; ATHIROS, NIKOLAI ; TURNER, MIKE (COMPILERS AND EDITORS)
A West Coast Odyssey : A Journey Into the Colourful and Fascinating History of the Cape's West Coast Peninsula
Historical Media cc, Tokai. 2009, Revised. (ISBN: 0620445378). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 176 pages (complete). A most satisfying copy. The illustrated matte boards are neat, attractive. The contents are in near immaculate condition. The pages are bright, tight, fresh, clean, clear - as if new throughout. fk. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: cadj
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.25 | £UK 39 | JP¥ 5437]
Keywords: 0620445378

 
BARKER, B JOHNSON
The Castle of Good Hope from 1666
Castle Military Museum, Cape Town. 2003, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620319380). Softcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Beukes, Hannes ; Kruger, Lizelle. 177 pages (complete). A pleasing copy. Landscape format, pocket sized. The covers have some light wear about the edges, some user creases. They are otherwise neat, contented. The contents are most agreeable. They are clean, clear, keen, diligent, generous, congenial. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 81is
USD 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 43.5 | £UK 37.25 | JP¥ 5220]
Keywords: 0620319380 Beukes, Hannes ; Kruger, Lizelle

 
BARKER, BRIAN JOHNSON; BALFOUR, DARYL
Stellenbosch: Place of Oaks, Gables and Wine
Struik Publishers, Cape Town. 1992, First Edition. (ISBN: 1868251497). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Balfour, Daryl (photog). 129 pages (complete). A very smart copy. The dustjacket is tidy, assured, healthy. The boards are hale, steady. The contents are in excellent condition. They are bright, confident, generous, clean and clear.Due to weight postal adjustments may be required. fn. Near Fine/Good.
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Book number: cdxk
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 | £UK 11 | JP¥ 1522]
Keywords: 1868251497 Balfour, Daryl (photog)

 
BARNES, PAMELA
Charles Jasper Selwyn : "Where Duty Leads" - Officer Commanding Royal Enginners, Graham's Town, 1834-1842
The Author. 1979, Limited. Softcover, with dust jacket. 46 pages (complete). Numbered 53 of a limited edition of 1000 copies. Signed by Pamela Barnes on the copyright page. A mild-mannered copy. The linen-card covers have wear and marks from handling all about. The back cover has scuffing and marks from storage. Nonetheless, the covers are secure and comfortable. Within, the contents have evidence of benign use throughout. They have occasional very light blotches of discolouration from storage. In general, and by far, the contents are clean, clear, benevolent, diligent, assiduous and amenable. fk. Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: cgtu
USD 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.75 | £UK 18.75 | JP¥ 2610]

 
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 16.5 | £UK 14 | JP¥ 1957]

 
DE BEER, MONA
The Lion Mountain and the Story of Bantry Bay, Clifton and Camps Bay on the Atlantic Coast of the Cape Peninsula
A.A. Balkema. 1987, First Edition. (ISBN: 0869611518). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 176 pages (complete). Inscribed by Mona de Beer on the frontispage (dated: 14/10/87 ; signed: 'Mona'). A mild-mannered copy of this fascinating book of the early days of this most beautiful stretch of African coastline. Current residents of Bakoven and Camp's Bay will regard wistfully some of the photographs showing vast stretches of space! The dustjacket has wear, light sunning about the edges. There are some scuff marks and handling marks. The boards are simple, neat. The contents are genial, devoted, diligent, clean and clear. fk. Very Good/Fair. Signed.
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Book number: cdnt
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 68 | £UK 58.25 | JP¥ 8156]
Keywords: 0869611518

 
BERGH, J S ; VISAGIE, J C
Eastern Cape Frontier Zone 1660-1980 : A Cartographic Guide for Historical Research
Butterworths, Durban. 1985, First Edition. (ISBN: 0409111422). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 83 pages (complete). Folio size. A sure, confident copy. The boards are sound, steady, worn, scuffed, marked. They are secure. The contents are in most pleasing order. They are tight, agreeably clean, clear, assured, tidy. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 48ht
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.25 | £UK 39 | JP¥ 5437]
Keywords: 0409111422

 
BEYERS, COENRAAD
Die Kaapse Patriotte Gedurende Die Laaste Kwart Van Die Agtiende Eeu En Die Voortlewing Van Hul Denkbeelde
J L van Schaik, Beperk, Pretoria. 1967, 2nd Revised edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 400 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. Most affably inscribed and signed by Coenraad Beyers on the frontispage (dated: Pretoria, 8 Desember 1967). A pleasing copy. The dustjacket is benign, decent. It has light shelving wear to the edges and seams, some light scuffing. It is secure and comfortable. The simple boards are healthy, steady. The contents are in agreeable condition. They are clean, clear, diligent, assured, confident, unblemished. fk. Near Fine/Good. Signed.
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Book number: 76if
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 68 | £UK 58.25 | JP¥ 8156]

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