Chapter 1: Africana - Local 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 12.25 | £UK 10.75 | JP¥ 1411]

 
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 18.75 | £UK 16.5 | JP¥ 2170]

 
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 22.25 | £UK 19.75 | JP¥ 2604]

 
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 13 | £UK 11.5 | JP¥ 1519]
Keywords: 1868251497 Balfour, Daryl (photog)

 
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 69.5 | £UK 61.25 | JP¥ 8138]
Keywords: 0869611518

 
VAN DER BIJL, CAREY-ANN ; MAUDE, SUE
The Life of Llandudno : A South African Story
Lily-Pad Publishing, Llandudno, South Africa. 2005, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620340967). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 128 pages (complete). Landscape format. A contented, confident copy of this affectionate history of the small Cape village. Inscribed and signed by both Carey-Ann van der Bijl and Sue Maude. The matte boards are tidy and placid and genial. The contents have mild evidence of happy use throughout. The contents are bright, fresh, lively, pleasurable, pleasing, healthy, vibrant. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: chfb
USD 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 74.25 | £UK 65.25 | JP¥ 8680]
Keywords: 0620340967

 
BOUMAN, PROFESSOR A C ; FRANKEN, PROFESSOR J L M ; PLESSIS, PROFESSOR J DU ; BLOMMAERT, PROFESSOR W ; WIID, PROFESSOR J A ; SERTON, PROFESSOR P ; MARX, C D
Stellenbosch 1679-1929
Dorpsraad / Hortors Beperk, Stellenbosch. 1929, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Pierneef et al. Complete. In Afrikaans, English and Dutch. Evocatively illustrated with Pierneef woodcuts. Ex-library (City of Johannesburg Michaelis Art Library) copy with consequent debris, residue, labels, stamps, annotations, marks, use. The boards are placid. They are scuffed, worn about the edges and corners, marked from handling and shelving. They are steady, sure. The contents are gentle, clean, clear, a very little aged here and there, affectionate, generous, welcoming. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 78im
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.25 | £UK 32.75 | JP¥ 4340]
Keywords: Pierneef et al

 
BOUMAN, A C ; FRANKEN, J L M ; PLESSIS, J DU ; BLOMMAERT, W ; WIID, J A ; SERTON, P ; MARX, C D
Stellenbosch 1679-1929
Stadsraad / Hortors, Stellenbosch. 1929, Limited. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Pierneef, Henk ; Bouman, A C ; Elliott, A. 149 pages plus photographic plates (complete). Unnumbered copy of a limited edition of 2000. A most agreeable and good-looking copy. Woodcuts by Pierneef and pen-drawings by Bouwer. In English and (principally) Afrikaans. A benign, comfortable copy. The black boards are scuffed and rubbed and worn. They are secure. The frontis and end papers have foxing and marks. The pages are creamy, thick, clean, clear, amiable, pleasing and generous. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bokl
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.25 | £UK 32.75 | JP¥ 4340]
Keywords: Pierneef, Henk ; Bouman, A C ; Elliott, A

 
BOUMAN, PROFESSOR A C ; FRANKEN, PROFESSOR J L M ; PLESSIS, PROFESSOR J DU ; BLOMMAERT, PROFESSOR W ; WIID, PROFESSOR J A ; SERTON, PROFESSOR P ; MARX, C D
Stellenbosch 1679-1929
Dorpsraad van Stellenbosch / Hortors Beperk. 1929. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Pierneef, Henk ; Bouman, A C ; Elliott, A. 149 pages text (complete) and 126 pages photographic illustrations (complete). In Afrikaans, English and some Dutch. A much owned and resolute copy. The boards are much worn and scuffed and marked. They are defiantly mild-mannered. Within, the text pages are most memorably illustrated with Pierneef woodcuts. The text pages are elegant and generous. They are clean, clear, creamy. The photographic plates are less certain: the majority of these pages are loose. However, the pages themselves are clean and clear and benevolent. Despite the drawbacks this is a kindly, diligent and useful copy. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bqww
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.25 | £UK 32.75 | JP¥ 4340]
Keywords: Pierneef, Henk ; Bouman, A C ; Elliott, A

 
BURGER, W A
Piket Teen 'n Berg : Die Geskiedenis Van Piketberg 1660-1970
The Author. 1975, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 345 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A very smart copy of this historical of the beautiful Cape town. The dustjacket is sure, a little worn about the seam edges, it is comfortable. The boards are most handsome and healthy. Within, the contents are immaculate. They are very clean, very clear, confident, generous. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: blhu
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 69.5 | £UK 61.25 | JP¥ 8138]

 
BURROWS, EDMUND H
Overberg Outspan : A Chronicle of People and Places in the South Western Districts of the Cape
Maskew Miller Limited, Cape Town. 1952, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Krige, Deon. 310 pages (complete). A benign copy. The dustjacket has some wear and marks from handling and storage. It is comfortable and secure. The boards are neat and healthy with some light wear to the edges. Within, the pages have blotches of foxing throughout. Nonetheless, the contents are placid, clear, confident, generous and certain. fk. Good/Fair.
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Book number: blbb
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 46.5 | £UK 41 | JP¥ 5425]
Keywords: Krige, Deon

 
CHASE, JOHN CENTLIVRES ; PORTER, A (ED)
Old Times and Odd Corners - Port Elizabeth Series No. 1
Historical Society of Port Elizabeth and Walmer. 1969, Limited. Softcover, with dust jacket. Nine pages (complete). Numbered 332 of a limited edition of 500 copies. Facsimile reprint of original 1868 publication. A mild copy. The covers have some wear and age tanning, but they are otherwise serene. The front page and inside front cover have previous owner signatures. The contents have evidence of usage, yet they are clean, clear, convivial. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bloy
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.25 | £UK 32.75 | JP¥ 4340]

 
FOURIE, SID
Of Them I Spoke
Esco Publishers, Jansenville. 1977, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 253 pages (complete). In English and Afrikaans. Signed by Fourie on the title page. Fourie was the voice of the small Cape Province town of Jansenville for many years. This is a benign and generous copy of his collected memories from his journalism and speeches. The dustjacket has a clear plastic protective cover. The dj is placid with some light shelving wear to the edges. The boards are smart and very healthy. The page trims have been lightly sunned during storage. Within, the contents are benevolent, clean, clear, confident, amiable and companionable. fk. Good/Good. Signed.
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Book number: blfb
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 92.75 | £UK 81.75 | JP¥ 10850]

 
GREENLAND, CEDRYL
Before We Forget : The Story of Fish Hoek
The Author. 1966, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 58 pages (complete). Signed by Cedryl Greenland on the title page. The dustjacket is much worn, scuffed, marked. It is affable, secure. The boards are firm. They have wear and marks about the edges. They are otherwise healthy, restrained, sure. The contents are placid, pleasing. They are clean, clear, convivial, benevolent, diligent, generous. fk. Very Good/Fair. Signed.
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Book number: 14ig
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 92.75 | £UK 81.75 | JP¥ 10850]

 
HICKSON, W N K
Springs of Clear Water : A History of Uitenhage Water Supply 1773-1989
Simon van der Stel Foundation, Uitenhage Branch. 1989, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. 42 pages plus appendices (complete). An informally, if assiduously, produced booklet. Clear film front cover, card back cover. The film cover has wear, scuffing and marks from storage and handling. It is secure, passive. The card covers are tanned, scuffed, marked from handling and storage. They are patient, secure. The contents have some light age, storage spotting. They are otherwise pleasing, comfortable, clean, clear, certain, conscientious. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 19im
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 26 | £UK 23 | JP¥ 3038]

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