Chapter 1: Africana - Military - Regiments
found: 13 books

 
MOYSE-BARTLETT, LIEUTENANT-COLONEL H
The King's African Rifles : A Study in the Military History of East and Central Africa, 1890-1945
Gale & Polden Ltd. Aldershot. 1956, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 727 pages (complete). A competent copy. The dustjacket is worn, torn, scuffed and rubbed. It is secure and comfortable. The boards are sound. They do have wear about the corners and edges. The gilt badge is smart. The pages are mild, gently mellowed, clean, clear, tight, neat, confident. fk. Good/Poor.
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Book number: bltz
USD 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 49 | £UK 42.5 | JP¥ 6155]

 
BOTHA, C GRAHAM
The Cape Royal Rifles and Other Volunteer Units, 1855-1881
Castle Military Museum, Cape Town. 2001, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620288043). Softcover. 172 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. Pocket-sized, landscape. The covers are mild-mannered. They have some light scuffing marks, wear about the edges from handling. The covers are secure, healthy, sure. The contents are smart and pleasing. They are fresh, clean, clear, generous, diligent. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 56ie
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.25 | £UK 34.75 | JP¥ 5036]
Keywords: 0620288043

 
BREYTENBACH, COL JAN
They Live by the Sword : 32 'Buffalo' Battalion - South Africa's Foreign Legion
Lemur, Alberton. 1990, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620148705). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 272 pages (complete). Signed by Breytenbach on the title page (dated: 26 November 2010). The dustjacket has a clear plastic protective cover. The dj has some mild scuffing. There is some light wear to the edges. The boards are tidy. They have some storage marks. Within, the contents are in excellent condition. There are some 'Library of' impression-stamps from a previous owner. The pages are confident, contented, clean, clear, certain. A pleasing copy. fk. Very Good/Good. Signed.
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Book number: brzr
USD 220.00 [Appr.: EURO 195.75 | £UK 169.5 | JP¥ 24622]
Keywords: 0620148705

 
COLEMAN, FRANCIS L
Kaffrarian Rifles, 1876-1986 - 'Nunc Animus'
Kaffrarian Rifles Assn. East London. 1988, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620128038). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 327 pages (complete). Signed by Francis Coleman (who was also Head of Economic History at Rhodes University) (dated: 88/11/26) and three officers of the Regiment (two are legible: Levenson R Gower - WO1 - RSM ; M R Lawlor, Cmdt.) (all dated as with Professor Coleman). The dustjacket is placid and benign. It has some light shelving wear about the edges and seams. It has some scuffing and scratches. The dj is secure and comfortable. The boards are smart and good-looking. There is shelving wear to the edges and corners. They are healthy. The contents are pleasing. They are very mildly aged about the edges. However, the pages are clean, clear, companionable, assiduous, diligent, confident, most gratifying. fk. Very Good/Good. Signed.
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Book number: 64hr
USD 58.00 [Appr.: EURO 51.75 | £UK 44.75 | JP¥ 6491]
Keywords: 0620128038

 
ELS, PAUL J
We Conquer from Above : The History of 1 Parachute Battalion 1961-1991
PelsA Books CC, South Africa. 2010, First Edition. (ISBN: 062046738X). Softcover, with dust jacket. 329 pages (complete). Signed by Els on the title page. A very pleasing copy. The illustrated covers are neat and fresh. The contents are near immaculate. The pages are very clean, very clear, very bright - as if new throughout. Excellent. fk. Fine/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: bscg
USD 220.00 [Appr.: EURO 195.75 | £UK 169.5 | JP¥ 24622]
Keywords: 062046738X

 
ORPEN, NEIL
Gunners of the Cape : The Story of the Cape Field Artillery
CFA Regimental History Committee. 1965, Limited. Hardcover. 310 pages (complete). Numbered 395 of a limited edition of 1000 copies. A mild-mannered copy. The boards are placid, at ease. They have some wear to the edges and seams. There is light scuffing. The contents are most amiable. The frontis and end papers have some light foxing. The contents are clean, clear, benevolent, diligent, assured, certain. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: ccvj
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.5 | £UK 38.5 | JP¥ 5596]

 
ORPEN, NEIL
Gunners of the Cape : The Story of the Cape Field Artillery
CFA Regimental History Committee, Cape Town. 1965, Limited. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 310 pages (complete). Numbered 781 of a limited edition of 1000 copies. A comfortable copy. The dustjacket has a clear plastic protective cover (a little scruffy). The dj itself is worn, creased, scuffed. It is secure and sure. The boards are benign. There is shelf wear to the edges. The contents are most pleasing. They are relaxed, clean, clear, confident, dutiful, tidy, neat. fk. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 71hy
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 53.5 | £UK 46.25 | JP¥ 6715]

 
ORPEN, NEIL ; MARTIN, H J
Salute the Sappers Volume VIII - 2 Parts (South African Forces World War II)
Sappers Association, Johannesburg. 1981, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620053763). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 2 volumes (complete). A comfortable, certain set. The ISBN quoted is for Volume I, the reference number is for both books. Part I: "The formation of the South African Engineer Corps and its operations in East Africa and the Middle East to the Battle of Alamein". The dustjacket is scuffed, worn about edges and seams. It has some handling and storage marks. The boards are placid and sure. The page trims have shelving and handling marks. The frontispage has a previous owner notation. The contents are neat, clean, clear, confident, dutiful. Part 2: ISBN: 0620061006 : "The operations of the South African Engineer Corps in the North African and Italian theatres of war from the Battle of El Alamein to the end of World War II, with a brief description of subsequent developments". An equally agreeable copy. The dustjacket is in similar condition as for Part 1. The boards have wear to the corner and edges. The contents are also in similar condition to Part 1. A pleasing set. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: ccic
USD 76.00 [Appr.: EURO 67.75 | £UK 58.5 | JP¥ 8506]
Keywords: 0620053763

 
OTTO, KOMDR W ; BLATT, BRIG J N ; PLOEGER, KOL J ; JACOBS, MAJ F J
Die Spesiale Diensbataljon (1933-1973)
Sentrale Dokumentasidiens, Pretoria. 1973, First Edition. (ISBN: 0621005576). Hardcover. 147 pages (complete). In Afrikaans and English. A sturdy copy of this history of the Special Service Battalion (Die Spesiale Diensbataljon). The boards are sound, formal, steady. The contents bear evidence of contented use throughout. There are occasional sprays of foxing throughout. In general, and by far, the contents are tight, fit, healthy, clean, clear, diligent and keen. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 100ie
USD 70.00 [Appr.: EURO 62.5 | £UK 54 | JP¥ 7834]
Keywords: 0621005576

 
SIMPKINS, MAJOR B G ; ANDERSON, KEN (ED)
Rand Light Infantry
Howard Timmins, Cape Town. 1965, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 371 pages (complete). Signed by Simpkins on the title page. An affable copy. The dustjacket is much worn, creased, marked and scuffed. It is resolute and sure. The boards are tidy with light shelving wear to the edges and corners. A photocopied photograph has been stapled to the back page. The staples have, consequently, left impressions on the last few pages. The contents are clean, clear, confident, diligent, neat, healthy and assured of spirit and presentation. fk. Very Good/Poor. Signed.
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Book number: 28hy
USD 58.00 [Appr.: EURO 51.75 | £UK 44.75 | JP¥ 6491]

 
SPICER, MICHAEL ; HUGGETT, P S ; SUTTON, J KEITH ; MITCHELL, DR F K
Prince Alfred's Guard : Centenary of First Battle Honour December 2, 1877 - Centenary of the Battle of Umzintzani
Prince Alfred's Guard, Port Elizabeth. 1977. Softcover. 48 pages (complete). Commemorative booklet. A placid copy. The covers have wear about all edges. They have some light scuffing and rubbing. The covers are secure and sure. The contents are benign. They have light, thin rust freckles about the edges from storage. The pages are clean, clear, comfortable, dutiful, assured. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: celx
USD 37.00 [Appr.: EURO 33 | £UK 28.5 | JP¥ 4141]

 
SUTTON, J KEITH (GEN. ED)
Prince Alfred's Guard : 125th Anniversary
Prince Alfred's Guard, Port Elizabeth. 1981, First Edition. Softcover. 80 pages (complete). Commemorative booklet. A mild-mannered copy. The covers are mottled from storage conditions. They are otherwise firm, healthy. The contents have flushes of foxing about. They are also companionable, hale, clean, clear, certain. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cdgb
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 | £UK 23.25 | JP¥ 3357]

 
YOUNG, P J
Boot and Saddle : A Narrative Record of the Cape Regiment, the British Cape Mounted Riflemen, the Frontier Armed Mounted Police, and the Colonial Cape Mounted Riflemen
Maskew Miller Limited, Cape Town. 1955, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 193 pages (complete). A gently aging copy. The dustjacket is mild-mannered. There is wear, scuffing and there are storage marks. It is however, comfortable and secure. The boards are placid. There is shelving wear to the edges. The paper trims are foxed. The pages are tanned (due to paper quality). They are tight, benign, dutiful, clean, clear, competent, companionable. fk. Very Good/Poor.
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Book number: 25id
USD 88.00 [Appr.: EURO 78.5 | £UK 67.75 | JP¥ 9849]

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