Chapter 1: Africana - Local History
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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. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bozc
USD 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 | £UK 10.25 | JP¥ 1455]

 
Industrial Alberton
Town Council of Alberton / Felstar Publishing (Pty) Ltd. Johannesburg. 1968. Hardcover. 152 pages (complete). In English and Afrikaans throughout. A benign copy. The boards have some storage marks and light wear. Within, the contents are passive. There is some age-related foxing. Otherwise, the pages are sober, sure, clear, competent, municipal. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bpfs
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 | £UK 23.25 | JP¥ 3357]

 
Nederduitsch Hervormde Gemeente Benoni 1941 - 1991
Nederduitsch Hervormde Gemeente, Benoni. 1991. Soft cover, with dust jacket. Complete. In Afrikaans throughout. An amiable commemorative booklet. The covers are worn from storage and a little dulled. Within, the pages have marks from storage and a little use. Otherwise, they are benign, certain, clear, diligent. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: ooazNeder
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1679]
Keywords: JPG~

 
Parow 1978 Parow 1903 - 75 : Parow a Handbook Issued by the Municipality of Parow (Town Clerk's Department) / Parow 'n Handboek Uitgereik Deur Die Munsipaliteit Van Parow (Afdeling Van Die Stadsklerk)
Municipality of Parow. 1978, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. Complete. In English and Afrikaans at opposing ends. A placid, sober celebration of the town of Parow in the Western Cape. The covers are a little worn and scuffed. They are benign. Within, the contents are certain, clean, clear, paternal and assured. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bdwl
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 15.5 | JP¥ 2238]

 
Port Elizabeth of Yesteryear - a Concise Pictorial History
The East Cape Calligraphers' Guild. 1993. Softcover. Complete. A genteel copy. The covers have some user wear. They are otherwise contented and healthy. The contents are competent, kindly, amiable, clean and clear, nostalgic. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bywn
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.25 | JP¥ 1343]

 
Toposcope : Lower Albany Historical Society - Volume XV 1984
Lower Albany Historical Society. 1984. Softcover. 80 pages (complete). A gently owned copy. The covers have flecks of foxing, some wear and creasing. They are secure. The contents have mild foxing throughout. They are mild-mannered, certain, diligent, clear, competent, placid. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: byxn
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 7.75 | JP¥ 1119]

 
Uitenhage South Africa
Town Council of Uitenhage. 1971. Softcover. 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 21.5 | £UK 18.5 | JP¥ 2686]

 
Uitenhage - Mother of the Eastern Province - 150 Years
Town Council of Uitenhage / Publicity and Travel Department, South African Railways. 1956. Softcover. 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 | £UK 15.5 | JP¥ 2238]

 
Vanderbijlpark : 21 Years of Progress / 21 Jare Van Vooruitgang
Felstar Publishers (Pty) Ltd. Johannesburg. 1973, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 133 pages (complete). In English and Afrikaans. An aging, benign copy. The dustjacket is foxed, worn, creased. It is secure, comfortable. The boards are mild-mannered, steady, sure. The contents are of a fonctionnaire attitude. The pages have blushes of foxing here and there. They are mild-mannered, dutiful, assiduous, clean, clear, placid, healthy. fk. Good/Poor.
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Book number: 25if
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.75 | £UK 31 | JP¥ 4477]

 
BASSON, M J A AND MEIRING, N
Historiese Optog Van Pietermaritzburg Tydens Die Eeufeesviering Op Die Skouterrein Oktober 27, 28, 29 1938. Opvoerings 7. 45 N.M. Opgevoer Deur N. Meiring Volgens Die Scenario Deur M J a Basson, Staatsargivaris. Bygestaan Deur Mej. M L Murchie : Pietermaritzburg 1838 Eeufeesviering 1938 Historiese-Optog Program / Pageant of Pietermaritzburg for the Centenary Celebrations on the Royal Agricultural Show Ground Thursday, October 27th - Friday, October 28th, Saturday, October 29th 1938. Performances Commence 7. 45 Pm. Arranged and Directed by N Meiring from the Scenario by M J a Basson, Government Archivist. Assisted by Miss M L Murchie : Pietermaritzburg 1838 Centenary 1938 Pageant Programme
Centenary Pageant Committee. 1938, 1st Edition. Soft cover, with dust jacket. Complete. In Afrikaans and English (opposing ends). A genial, contented publication. This copy is worn from ownership but is dignified and sure. The covers are secure. The stapled spine is sure; there are some short open-tears to the head and foot. Inside, the contents are pleasant, parochial, genial and clean and comfortable. A thorough, enthusiastic programme. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: ayuv
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 | £UK 23.25 | JP¥ 3357]
Keywords: JPG~

 
HUMPHRISS, DERYCK ; THOMAS, DAVID G ; COWLEY, AUDREY AND MATHEWSON, JAMES EDWARD (EDS)
Benoni : Son of My Sorrow - the Social, Political and Economic History of a South African Gold Mining Town
Town Council of Benoni. 1968, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 293 pages (complete). A generously owned copy. Signed by Humphriss on the title page (dated: 3.5.68). Included: A short programme: "Benoni Golden Jubilee 1956: Educational and Recreational Exhibition, Town Hall Benoni, September, 24 to 27 ."etc. ; A coloured informational brochure (88 pages, in very good condition): Benoni: The City of Lakes / Stad van Mere". The dustjacket is much scuffed, marked, rubbed and worn. It is secure and comfortable. The boards are simple and clean. Within, the early pages have some wear and marking. They are secure. The contents have annotations (some personal) throughout, by Dr F Machanik, the previous owner. The pages are benign, placid, clear and clean, diligent and tidy. fk. Good/Fair. Signed.
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Book number: bycu
USD 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 42.75 | £UK 37 | JP¥ 5372]

 
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. fn. Near Fine/Good.
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Book number: cdxk
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.5 | £UK 11 | JP¥ 1567]
Keywords: 1868251497

 
BAWCOMBE, PHILIP; SCANNELL, TED ; OPPENHEIMER, H F (FOREWORD)
Philip Bawcombe's Kimberley
Village Publishing (Pty) Ltd. Johannesburg. 1976, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620020903). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 136 pages (complete). A most agreeable copy of Bawcombe's paintings of Kimberley. The dustjacket has a clear cellophane protective cover. The dj has some light wear about the edges. The boards are very healthy and smart. The contents are most satisfying. They are tight, clean, clear, confident, convivial, generous. fk. Fine/Good.
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Book number: byzo
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.25 | £UK 19.25 | JP¥ 2798]
Keywords: 0620020903

 
BEDDY, ARTHUR J REX
Genealogy of the Rex Family Stemming from George Rex the Proprietor and Founder of Knysna
A.A. Balkema, Cape Town. 1971, First Edition. Hardcover. 58 pages plus foreword plus folded chart (complete). A smart copy. The boards are healthy, tidy, sure. They have very, very light shelving scuffing. The contents are most agreeable. They are very clean and clear, most diligent and dutiful, faithful and proud. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: cfgo
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 111.25 | £UK 96.25 | JP¥ 13990]

 
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 66.75 | £UK 57.75 | JP¥ 8394]
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. 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 71.25 | £UK 61.75 | JP¥ 8953]
Keywords: 0620340967

 
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. 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 35.75 | £UK 31 | JP¥ 4477]

 
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. 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 35.75 | £UK 31 | JP¥ 4477]

 
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. 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 35.75 | £UK 31 | JP¥ 4477]

 
BULPIN, T V
Lost Trails of the Transvaal
Books of Africa. 1969, 2nd Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The boards are shelf rubbed and edge worn. The pages are tanned. This is an ex-library book with all the necessary documentation. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 474 pages. [B.N.]. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: opfh
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 | £UK 6.25 | JP¥ 895]

 
BUNGEY, ALEXANDRA
Randburg
Prototypal Publications, Emmarentia. 1980. Hardcover. 160 pages (complete). In Afrikaans and English. A benign copy of this rather eager, if parochial book published to mark the Johannesburg suburb of Randburg's 21st anniversary in 1980. The covers have scuffing, marks, wear. They are passive and sure. Within, the early pages have storage foxing and marks about the edges. Otherwise, the pages are genial, affable, clear, municipal, clean and celebratory. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bvej
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.75 | £UK 31 | JP¥ 4477]

 
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 66.75 | £UK 57.75 | JP¥ 8394]

 
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. 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 44.5 | £UK 38.5 | JP¥ 5596]

 
BUTLER, ALAN
Kuruman Moffat Mission : A Historical Survey
Kuruman Moffat Mission Trust, Kuruman. 1987, First Edition. Softcover. 20 pages (complete). A tidy copy of this kindly booklet on the history of the Kuruman Mission. The covers are a little scuffed and marked. They are secure. The contents are contented, very clean and clear, generous. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 28ho
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1679]

 
CARTWRIGHT, A P
The Pilgrim's Rest Collection - Centenary Year 1873-1973 : Six Original Paintings by R W Kitto & Text by a P Cartwright
P J Wharton, Pilgrim's Rest. 1973, Limited. Softcover, with dust jacket. Six original lithographic prints of Pilgrim's Rest. Plus a booklet : "Pilgrim's Rest - The first Hundred years 1873-1973" by A P Cartwright, published in Johannesburg in August 1973. Numbered 706 of an unnumbered limited edition. All are contained in a folio sized card envelope. This has wear, scuffing and some storage marks. It is benign and competent. There is further text on two card leaves (these are smart). The leaves act as a covering for the six prints. The prints are still in original tissue wrap. They appear to be pristine and as almost new. The booklet (16 pages) is wonderfully neat and sure. It is clean, clear, confident, amiable - as if new throughout, from cover to cover. An excellent set. fk. Near Fine/Fair.
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Book number: bvlg
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 89 | £UK 77 | JP¥ 11192]

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