Chapter 1: Africana - Humour
found: 18 books

 
The Humour of Paul Gardner
Private. 1970. Softcover, with dust jacket. 110 pages (complete). A kindly, genial booklet. Please note that the book has been imperfectly trimmed - however, the text and scope of appreciation is unaffected. The card covers are benign, tidy, a little scuffed. The pages are very clean, clear, companionable, affable. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cdnp
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2175]

 
Monty Wilson's Humorous Native Studies
E P & Commercial Printing Co. Ltd. Durban. 1941, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Wilson, Monty. Complete. A much owned copy. The covers are worn, torn, scuffed, worn (they are included). The contents are very much of their time. The contents have wear about the edges, some light user creasing, some light handling marks. Nonetheless, the pages are clean, clear, bold, certain, confident of attitude. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 84ng
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 36.25 | £UK 31.25 | JP¥ 4350]
Keywords: Wilson, Monty

 
BOONZAIER, D C
50 Politieke Prente Uit de Burger
De Nationale Pers, Beperkt. 1916, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Boonzaier, D C. Complete. A comfortably owned copy. The covers have much wear, tear all about. They have scuffing, handling and storage marks. However, they are resolutely assured. The contents are pleasing. The early pages have marks and wear. Still acutely unforgiving in their satire, the contents are comfortable, lightly worn about the edges from handling, clean, clear, fresh-faced, neat, convivial, very confident of target and competence. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 81ng
USD 250.00 [Appr.: EURO 226.25 | £UK 194 | JP¥ 27186]
Keywords: Boonzaier, D C

 
BOONZAIER, D C
Politieke Prente Uit de Burger
De Nationale Pers, Beperkt, Kaapstad. 1919, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Boonzaier, D C. Complete. A benign copy. The covers have wear about the edges from handling, storage. The spine too is worn. The covers have some user marks, scuffing. They and the spine are secure and sure. The contents are mild mannered. The early pages have wear, marks; the pages in general have mild evidence of use throughout. The contents are clean, clear, assured, congenial, very confident and competent, keen. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 82ng
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 135.75 | £UK 116.5 | JP¥ 16312]
Keywords: Boonzaier, D C

 
FRANCIS, STEPHEN ; RICO
Madam &Amp; Even : 10 Wonderful Years
rapid phase, Johannesburg. 2002, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620292482). Softcover, with dust jacket. 176 pages (complete). Signed by both Stephen Francis and Rico on the title page. On the inside front cover Rico has also drawn the Mielie Lady! The covers are placid. They have some wear and creasing and scuffing. Within, the contents are clean, clear, certain, generous, wonderful. fk. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: boxm
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.25 | £UK 39 | JP¥ 5437]
Keywords: 0620292482

 
HONIBALL, T O
Oom Kaspaas Maak 'n Plan
Tafelberg. 1979, First Edition. (ISBN: 062401343X). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. In Afrikaans throughout. A happy copy. The illustrated laminated boards are tidy, with light scuffing. They are comfortable. Within, the contents have evidence of contented use throughout. The pages are amiable, clean, clear, certain, companionable. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bygw
USD 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.75 | £UK 18.75 | JP¥ 2610]
Keywords: 062401343X

 
LANGENHOVEN, THE LATE C J
The Life History of an Ostrich
The Illustrator. 1953. Softcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Pocock, Allan. 25 pages (complete). At some stage the booklet has been subjected to lamentably damp storage conditions. This means that the covers and pages have damp tide-marks. The covers and pages are marked from handling and storage. However, they are affable and kindly. The pages are clear, approachable and competent. fk. Poor/No Jacket.
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Book number: bpgo
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1631]
Keywords: Pocock, Allan

 
LEYDEN
All the Best : A Selection of Ninety-Six Cartoons, War, Social, Topical and Political, Reproduced by Courtesy of the Natal Daily News
Natal Daily News, Durban. 1940, 2nd Edition83ng. Softcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Leyden, Jock. 96 pages (complete). A comfortably owned copy of this collection of early cartoons by the legendary Jock Leyden who drew cartoons for the Durban Daily News for nearly seventy years! The covers have wear about the edges and the spine. They have scuffing, handling marks. The spine is secure and the covers are sure. The pages are in pleasing condition. They are clean, clear, affable, contented, companionable, acute. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 83ng
USD 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 72.5 | £UK 62.25 | JP¥ 8700]
Keywords: Leyden, Jock

 
MARAIS, DAVID
I Got a Licence : A New Collection of Cartoons
Books of Africa (Pty) Ltd. Cape Town. 1962, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. Complete. An assured copy. The covers are comfortable. They have light handling marks and some user wear about the spine and edges. However, the spine is fit, the covers healthy. The contents are clean, clear, convivial, mischievous. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: ceea
USD 38.00 [Appr.: EURO 34.5 | £UK 29.5 | JP¥ 4132]

 
MASSON, MADELEINE (ED)
Memoirs of a French Poodle
Howard B Timmins, Cape Town. 1955, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Desmond, Nerine. 20 pages (complete). A much owned copy. The laminated card covers are worn, creased, tanned, comfortable. A newspaper report on the funeral of Brunette du Clos Beausejour is attached to page 2. The contents are much worn. They are foxed and marked. However, they are amiable, friendly, clear, sure, competent, convivial. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bzoh
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.25 | £UK 23.5 | JP¥ 3262]
Keywords: Desmond, Nerine

 
MERVIS, JOEL
Passing Show Again
Howard Timmins, Cape Town. 1967, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 165 pages (complete). Signed by Joel Mervis on the title page (dated: 19/3/68). A chipper copy. The dustjacket has some mild scuffing, some mild wear about the edges and seams, some few handling marks. The dj is comfortable and secure. The boards are simple, healthy, sure. The contents are most pleasing. They are comfortable, matey, clean, clear, amiable, fresh. fk. Very Good/Good. Signed.
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Book number: 64kl
USD 68.00 [Appr.: EURO 61.75 | £UK 52.75 | JP¥ 7395]

 
PLEWMAN, TIM
Defending the Caveman
Two Dogs, Cape Town. 2007, First Edition. (ISBN: 192013719X). Softcover, with dust jacket. 167 pages (complete). A companionable copy. The covers have some mild user wear and creasing. They are comfortable, sure. The early pages have the odd spot of foxing. Otherwise, the contents are clean, clear, convivial, affable. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bvkt
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 54.5 | £UK 46.75 | JP¥ 6525]
Keywords: 192013719X

 
PLEWMAN, TIM
Defending the Caveman
Two Dogs, Cape Town. 2007, First Edition. (ISBN: 192013719X). Softcover. 167 pages (complete).Signed by the author.A neat copy. The covers are healthy and sure. There is very light user wear to the edges and seams. The contents are in excellent condition. They are amiable, clean, clear, convivial, assured. fk. Very Good. Signed.
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Book number: 21io
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 81.5 | £UK 70 | JP¥ 9787]
Keywords: 192013719X

 
SHAPIRO, JONATHAN
Zapiro, the Last Sushi
Jacana. 2011. Softcover. The wraps are slightly shelf rubbed and the pages a little tanned. It is internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 160 pages. [B.N.]. Very Good.
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Book number: beqv
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 | £UK 4 | JP¥ 544]

 
STOKES, C S
And the Laity Laughed : A Harvest of Humour from Pulpit and Parish
R L Esson & Co. Limited, Johannesburg. 1929, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 173 pages (complete). A much owned copy. The boards are much worn, marked all about. They are determinedly capable and secure. The contents have aging marks. They are, in general, amiable, convivial, assured, clear and generous of spirit. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: caea
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 36.25 | £UK 31.25 | JP¥ 4350]

 
STOKES, C S
Stubble
"Sanctuary Shillings", Cape Town. 1944, Second reprintbsqm. Softcover, with dust jacket. 96 pages (complete). A much worn copy of this fund-raising (for Wartime charities) book of humour. An effusive foreword by the then Crown Prince George of Greece and Denmark (who was in exile in South Africa with his family during the war years). The covers are a little brittle. They are worn, torn, scuffed. They are stoically competent and fit for duty. The last page has been torn (the torn part is included). Otherwise, the pages are benign, placid, clean, clear and tenacious. fk. Poor/No Jacket.
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Book number: bsqm
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1087]

 
SYMINGTON, JOHANN
Wittebroodkorsies... Met JãªM
LAPA Uitgewers, Pretoria. 2003, First Edition. (ISBN: 0799331287). Paperback, with dust jacket. Ill.: Mouton, Fred. 192 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A mild, avidly owned copy. The covers are tidy with some light wear about the edges. The contents have evidence of contented use throughout. Despite this light wear, the pages are clean, clear, genial, contented, affable. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: byei
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 25.5 | £UK 21.75 | JP¥ 3045]
Keywords: 0799331287 Mouton, Fred

 
WOOD, STELLA A
An Immigrant's Guide to South Africa
Central News Agency, Ltd. South Africa. 1950. Softcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Hudson, Rex. 63 pages (complete). A much owned copy. The card covers are much worn and marked all about from handling and storage. They are yet secure and sure. There is evidence of much contented use throughout. Nonetheless, the pages are clear, benign, amiable. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bwst
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 | £UK 6.25 | JP¥ 870]
Keywords: Hudson, Rex

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