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. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bozc
USD 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1349]

 
Cape Town . The Receding Years - a Photographic and Historical Collection
Reliance Printing Works, Cape Town. First Edition. Hardcover. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 25ho
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 123.25 | £UK 109.75 | JP¥ 15563]

 
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¥ 2905]

 
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. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: cbjq
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 49.5 | £UK 44 | JP¥ 6225]
Keywords: 0869680366

 
Het Consulaat-Generaal Der Nederlanden Kaapstad - 1857-1957
A A Balkema, Kaapstad. 1957, Limited. Softcover. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 18pm
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 24.75 | £UK 22 | JP¥ 3113]

 
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. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 64kr
USD 130.00 [Appr.: EURO 107 | £UK 95.25 | JP¥ 13488]

 
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 Festival in Pictures / Die Fees in Beeld - Van Riebeeck Festival-Fees 1952
The Cape Times. 1952, First Edition. Softcover. 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. Tears on the first few pages. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Poor/No Jacket.
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Book number: bpma
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 | £UK 14.75 | JP¥ 2075]

 
Life at the Cape a Hundred Years Ago - by a Lady
C Struik, Cape Town. 1963, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/Good. Signed.
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Book number: 72lk
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 41.25 | £UK 36.75 | JP¥ 5188]

 
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¥ 12969]

 
The Present War in Kafirland - Written on the Spot
London United Service Magazine Part 2. 1847. Hardcover. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 73mx
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 74 | £UK 66 | JP¥ 9338]

 
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. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 89jf
USD 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 70 | £UK 62.25 | JP¥ 8819]
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. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: cadj
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 41.25 | £UK 36.75 | JP¥ 5188]
Keywords: 0620445378

 
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. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Near Fine/Good.
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Book number: cdxk
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 | £UK 10.25 | JP¥ 1453]
Keywords: 1868251497

 
BARNES, PAMELA
Charles Jasper Selwyn : "Where Duty Leads" - Officer Commanding Royal Enginners, Graham's Town, 1834-1842
The Author. 1979, Limited. Softcover. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: cgtu
USD 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 19.75 | £UK 17.75 | JP¥ 2490]

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