Chapter 1: Africana - Militaria
found: 13 books

 
Geweer-, Bajonet- En Rewolweroefening - Generale Staf, Verdedigingshoofkwartier
Staatsdrukker, Pretoria, Unie van Suid-Afrika. 1932, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. 375 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A much owned and neglectfully stored copy. Pocket sized. The covers are much worn and marked all about. There are user creases, handling marks. They are resolutely secure. The contents bear evidence of considerable use. They have some damp storage marks, handling marks, general ownership wear. However, they are also tight, clear, diligent, competent, still keen. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15nw
USD 42.00 [Appr.: EURO 38 | £UK 34.25 | JP• 4528]

 
Regulations (Under the Colonial Forces Act, 1902) for the Volunteer Force - 1903
Office of the Colonial Military Secretary, Cape Town, Cape of Good Hope. 1903. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 227 pages (complete). A much owned copy. The covers are weatherbeaten, resolute, healthy. They have wear, scuffing, markings. They are also sure. The contents are mellowed by age. The frontispage has previous owner signatures (dated 1905/1908). Age, however, has not wearied the contents. They are clear, clean, competent, certain, assiduous. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 68im
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 36.25 | £UK 32.5 | JP• 4312]

 
DEVITT, NAPIER
Galloping Jack : Being the Reminiscences of Brigadier-General John Robinson Royston... Of Natal, South Africa
H F & G Witherby Ltd. London. 1937, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 128 pages (complete). A pleasing copy. The boards are smart. They do have corner knocks, some very light shelving wear to the edges. There are strips of sunning to the back boards. However, they are also healthy, steady. The contents are most satisfying. The pages have very light evidence of use to the corners. They are very clean and clear, confident, convivial, companionable. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 53mf
USD 120.00 [Appr.: EURO 108.25 | £UK 97.25 | JP• 12936]

 
FORSYTH, D R
Medal Roll : Natal Native Rebellion 1906 - War Medal Awarded Under Natal Militia Order No 128
The Author. 1976, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 122 pages (complete). Please note that text is on facing pages only. A very smart copy. The imperial red cloth covered boards are most pleasing and healthy. They are sturdy, neat. The contents too are most pleasing. There is very, very occasional evidence of some handling, but by far the contents are very clean, clear, confident, conscientious, diligent, dutiful, thorough. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 85lq
USD 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 72.25 | £UK 65 | JP• 8624]

 
KAPLAN, S M
The Medal Roll of the Queen's South Africa Medal with Bar - Relief of Mafeking
The Author. 1980. Softcover, with dust jacket. 95 pages (complete). Please note that text is on facing pages only. A very smart copy. The card covers are tidy, healthy, sound. The contents are most pleasing. The front and end pages have very mild smudges of tanning about the edges. By far the contents are most pleasing. They are very clean and clear, confident, conscientious, certain, exhaustive. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 81lq
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 90.25 | £UK 81 | JP• 10780]

 
LAWS, LT COL M E S
Roll of Honour of British Soldiers and Sailors Who Gave Their Lives in the Frontier Campaigns of the Cape Province 1795-1878 Compiled from Official Record... With a Narrative of Military Operations by Major G Tylden, Ed (1956)
The Author. 1956, Copy. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 136 pages (complete). Photocopied version. Please note that text appears on facing pages only. A handwritten letter to the previous owner of this book (the late Terry Sole) from Lt Col Laws is affixed to the òpp-title page. A typed transcript is included. The book was rebound in half-leather by Sole. Stamped gilt titling. The boards and leathered corners and spine are smart, neat, healthy. The contents are most pleasing. They are clean, clear, assured, careful, certain. fk. Fine/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 70mx
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 135.25 | £UK 121.5 | JP• 16170]

 
OOSTHUIZEN, PIETER ; PEEK, ALAN
Boer War Memorabilia: The Collectors' Guide
The Alderman Press, London. 1987, First Edition. (ISBN: 0946619190). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 239 pages (complete). Fully bound in leather. The dustjacket is comfortable. It has some scuffing, storage marks, wear. It is secure and sure. The leathered boards are handsome and clubbable. They have some light corner wear. The contents are mild mannered. The final pages have some small storage marks. In general, and by far, the contents are eager, clean, clear, diligent, ordered, confident. fk. Good/Good.
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Book number: 24hr
USD 38.00 [Appr.: EURO 34.25 | £UK 31 | JP• 4096]
Keywords: 0946619190

 
OWEN, COLIN R
The Military Badges and Insignia of Southern Africa
Chimperie Agencies, Somerset West, Cape. 1990, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620154381). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. A neat copy. The boards are sound, sure. They have some light shelving wear to the edges and corners, some light scuffing. The top corner of the book has been ever so lightly bent during storage. The firmness and health of the boards and contents are unaffected. There is mild evidence of careful use. The contents are clean, clear, confident, orderly, smart, tidy, diligent, very assured. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 100is
USD 250.00 [Appr.: EURO 225.25 | £UK 202.5 | JP• 26950]
Keywords: 0620154381

 
OWEN, COLIN R
The Military Badges of South Africa & Rhodesia from 1850-Date (1976)
Chimperie Publications, Benoni. 1976, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. A tidy copy. Inscribed and signed (as 'Colin') on the frontispage (dated: 8/3/77 - Benoni). Signed in full at the foot of Owen's foreword. Included is a loose price list (same title as the book). This leaflet has flushes of foxing on the outside faces. The red boards are neat; they do have some light scuffing, corner knocks, some light shelving wear. The front and end pages have areas of shallow storage-related tanning and foxing. The papertrims are faintly tanned. The pages are pleasing. They are clear, clean, conscientious, deliberate, bountiful. fk. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 30lc
USD 126.00 [Appr.: EURO 113.5 | £UK 102.25 | JP• 13583]

 
OWEN, COLIN R
The South African Korea
Chimperie Publications, Benoni. 1982, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 34 pages (complete). Please note that the text appears on facing pages only. Signed by Owen on the Foreword page. The boards have some light sunning about the edges from shelving. The boards are steady, sturdy, sound, healthy. The contents are most pleasing. They are clean, clear, conscientious, thorough, competent, certain. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 82lq
USD 160.00 [Appr.: EURO 144.25 | £UK 129.75 | JP• 17248]

 
SMAIL, J L
Historical Monuments and Battlefields in Natal and Zululand
Howard Timmins, Cape Town. 1965, Limited. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. Numbered 399 of a limited edition of 1500 copies. A placid copy. The dustjacket has a clear plastic protective cover. The dustjacket is marked, worn, creased. It is secure and sure. The dj is affixed to the boards. The contents are benign and gratifying. There is evidence of happy use throughout. The pages are nonetheless, clean, clear, companionable, certain, competent and very confident. fk. Good/Fair.
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Book number: 7ie
USD 22.00 [Appr.: EURO 20 | £UK 18 | JP• 2372]

 
SOLE, T. E (COMPILER)
The Military Casualties of South Africa : Volume I 1834-1878 - Being a List of Those Killed in Action, Died of Wounds, Wounded, Died of Disease and Died of Other Causes During the Period 1834-1878
De Sole Publishers, Edenvale, South Africa. 1986, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620095385). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 93 pages (complete). Photocopied text. Please note that the text appears on facing pages only. Signed by Terry Sole on the frontispage. Included: copied correspondence from the Town Clerk of Somerset East about War Graves; a letter from Lt Col B R Johnston (who was Britain's best psywar expert) to Maurice Gough Palmer of the War Graves Commission of South Africa (again about a War Grave); a draft of an article by Terry Sole on the Sixth Kaffir War 1834-35. A very smart copy. The boards are healthy, tidy, sure. The contents are very neat, very clean and clear, most carefully owned - as if barely handled throughout! fk. Near Fine/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 20lt
USD 160.00 [Appr.: EURO 144.25 | £UK 129.75 | JP• 17248]
Keywords: 0620095385

 
DE VRIES, KOL ROLAND
Mobiele Oorlogvoering: 'n Perspektief Vir Suider-Afrika
F.J.N. Harman Uitgewers. 1987, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620111631). Softcover, with dust jacket. 198 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. Inscribed and signed by De Vries on the title page: ".. Opdrag: Knop op jou 'tactics' met goeie wense en komplimente - Roland - 28 mei 88". A decent copy. The covers have a thick clear plastic protective cover. The covers have light user wear about the edges. The contents are comfortable, assured, conscientious, deliberate, clean, clear, confident, orderly. fk. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 7ih
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 54.25 | £UK 48.75 | JP• 6468]
Keywords: 0620111631

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