Chapter 1: Africana - Photography
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DE BEER, MONA; BARKER, BRIAN JOHNSON
Vision of the Past: South Africa in Photographs 1843-1910
Struik Publishers. 1992, First Edition. (ISBN: 1868252795). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 303 pages (complete). A most pleasurable copy. The dustjacket is neat, tidy. There is some wear about the edges from shelving, some scuffing, some rubbing. It is otherwise healthy and elegant. The boards are sure, sound. The contents are gratifyingly assured. The first free page has a gift inscription (not from either of the compilers). The contents are very clean and clear, generous, engaging, excellent. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book be posted outside of South Africa, extra postage charges may be required. fk. Near Fine/Good.
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Book number: 10hq
USD 58.00 [Appr.: EURO 51.5 | £UK 44.5 | JP¥ 6489]
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BENSUSAN, DR A D
Silver Images : History of Photography in Africa
Howard Timmins, Cape Town. 1966, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 146 pages (complete). An aging, robust copy. The dustjacket is much worn all about. It is included. The boards are steady and sound. They have some scuffing and storage marks. They are otherwise healthy. The contents have flushes of foxing here and there. The early pages in particular have rashes of foxing. The page-trims are foxed. The contents are, in general, clear, clean, comfortable, amiable. fk. Good/Poor.
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Book number: cgpz
USD 42.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.25 | £UK 32.25 | JP¥ 4699]

 
BREYTENBACH, CLOETE
Savimbi's Angola
Howard Timmins, Cape Town. 1980, First Edition. (ISBN: 0869781855). Hardcover. Complete. A sound, confident copy of these extraordinary photographs taken by Cloete Breytenbach (the brother of anti-apartheid activist, Breyten and of soldier, General Jan) of the Unita forces during the Angolan Civil War. The boards have some wear about the edges and corners. They are otherwise moody and atmospheric, secure and sure. Within, the contents have some mild user marks here and there, however, the pages are, in general, in healthy, clean, clear, concerted condition. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bsfk
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.5 | £UK 38.5 | JP¥ 5594]
Keywords: 0869781855

 
BRIGGS, PHILIP
Africa: A Continent of Contrasts
Struik Publishers. 2007, First Edition. (ISBN: 1770070877). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 296 pages (complete). A vivacious, generous copy. The dustjacket has a clear cellophane cover. The dustjacket is smart, handsome. The boards are healthy, as new. The opp-first free page has a gift inscription (not from the author or photographers). The contents are most gratifying. They are very clean, very clear - as if new throughout! Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, additional postage charges may be made. fk. Fine/Good.
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Book number: cfih
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.5 | £UK 38.5 | JP¥ 5594]
Keywords: 1770070877

 
BRINK, ANDREA P (INTRODUCTION)
In Camera : Portraits by Paul Alberts
HAUM, Pretoria and Cape Town. 1979, First Edition. (ISBN: 0798603585). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. A comfortable copy. The silver dustjacket has wear, scuffing, rubbing, marks and bit torn at the front. It is sure, secure. The black boards are handsome. There is light wear to the head and foot of the spine and to the corners. The contents have evidence of amiable, careful ownership. The contents are yet, clean, clear, contented, certain, at times powerful, at other times striking. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: ccsj
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 66.5 | £UK 57.5 | JP¥ 8391]
Keywords: 0798603585

 
BROOMBERG, ADAM; CHANARIN, OLIVER
Mr Mkhize's Portrait & Other Stories from the New South Africa
Trolley Books, London. 2004, First Edition. (ISBN: 1904563317). Paperback. Complete. A comfortable copy of this poignant, moving photographic (with some text) portraits from post-apartheid South Africa. The covers have wear, scuffing, marks. They are secure and sure. The contents are placid and mild-mannered. They are clean, clear, bright, contented, companionable. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 22hz
USD 21.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.75 | £UK 16.25 | JP¥ 2349]
Keywords: 1904563317

 
VAN DER ELSKEN, ED
Bagara
HAUM, Cape Town and Pretoria. 1958, First Edition. Hardcover. 176 pages (complete). Photo-documentary of Ed van der Elsken's journeys through Equatorial Africa. No text. A resolutely placid copy. The boards are scruffy. They have wear, storage scuffing, marks. They are sure and secure. The contents do have some light evidence of use throughout. However, the contents are clean, clear, confident, very assured, vivid, at times startling, at times stimulating, at times poignant, always powerful. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cfkb
USD 29.00 [Appr.: EURO 25.75 | £UK 22.25 | JP¥ 3245]

 
ENWEZOR, OKWUI [EDITOR]; BESTER, RORY [EDITOR]; GODBY, MICHAEL [CONTRIBUTOR]; GULE, KHWEZI [CONTRIBUTOR]; HAYES, PATRICIA [CONTRIBUTOR];
Rise and Fall of Apartheid: Photography and the Bureaucracy of Everyday Life
International Center of Photography, New York / DelMonico Books Prestel. 2013, First Edition. (ISBN: 3791352806). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 544 pages (complete). Note: A very heavy book that may affect postal rates. Published to coincide with an exhibition of the same name at the International Center of Photography in New York in 2013. A massive, comprehensive and utterly affecting book of photographs from the days of apartheid South Africa. In general near fine condition. The dustjacket has a clear plastic protective cover. The dustjacket is neat and smart. The contents are in near immaculate condition. The pages are tight, fresh, clear to aspect and message, clean - as if new throughout. An excellent copy of an excellent book. fk. Fine/Good.
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Book number: bezr
USD 68.00 [Appr.: EURO 60.25 | £UK 52.25 | JP¥ 7608]
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NICK BRANDT; JANE GOODALL [INTRODUCTION]; ALICE SEBOLD [FOREWORD]
On This Earth: Photographs from East Africa
Chronicle Books. 2005, First Edition. (ISBN: 0811848655). Hardcover, with dust jacket. The boards are rubbed and worn. They are faded and discoloured with age along the edges, but they remain strong and square. The dust jacket is shelf rubbed and edge worn, but remains whole and bright. Internally, the half title page has some faint pencil markings to it, but the rest of the pages are crisp, beautifully vibrant and clean. There are no other markings or inscriptions. The binding is tight, and it is presented charmingly in cellophane. JV.K. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: orvt
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.5 | £UK 30.75 | JP¥ 4475]
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GELDOF, BOB
Geldof in Africa
Random House UK. 2005, First Edition. (ISBN: 1844137074). Hardcover, with dust jacket. The title page has been signed by the author in ink. The boards are pristine and square, with bright gold gilt on the spine. There is little indication of wear. The dust jacket is shelf rubbed, marked (particularly at the back) and edge worn, with some fraying at the corners. Despite this, it remains square, vibrant and whole. Internally, the pages are crisp and pristine, and there are no other markings or inscriptions aside from the author's signature. The binding is lovely and strong, and the book is presented handsomely in cellophane. JV.K. Near Fine/Very Good. Signed by author.
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Book number: orpu
USD 62.00 [Appr.: EURO 55 | £UK 47.75 | JP¥ 6937]
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GOLDBLATT, DAVID ; KROG, ANTJIE ; POWELL, IVOR
Some Afrikaners Revisited
Umuzi. 2007, First Edition. (ISBN: 1415200254). Softcover. 235 pages (complete). A very smart copy of this extraordinarily book of photographs of Afrikaners. Softcover with flaps. The matte covers are smart and healthy. The contents are in excellent condition. They are bright, fresh, clean, clear, evocative, handsome, generous. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postage charges may be required. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 86hq
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 25 | £UK 21.5 | JP¥ 3133]
Keywords: 1415200254

 
HALFON, JACK
Faces and Places : A Photographic Journey
The Author. 2011, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620494492). Hardcover. 240 pages (complete). A handsome, healthy copy. The laminated, illustrated boards are tidy, smart. There is some mild scuffing. The contents are most agreeable. They are clean, clear, vivid, poignant, evocative, certain, generous. fk. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: ccss
USD 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 71 | £UK 61.5 | JP¥ 8950]
Keywords: 0620494492

 
HALLETT, GEORGE [EDITOR]; LANGA, MANDLA [INTRODUCTION];
Moving in Time: Images of Life in a Democratic South Africa
KMM Review Publishing Company (Pty) Ltd. Sandton. 2004, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620320273). Hardcover. 280 pages (complete). A comfortable, genially owned copy. The matte boards are worn, scuffed and marked about. The binding is a little wobbly - it is however, secure and sure. The contents are most agreeable. They are lively, joyful, energetic, clean, clear, bright, most companionable. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: ceaa
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 57.75 | £UK 50 | JP¥ 7272]
Keywords: 0620320273

 
HERMAN, JENNY
African Queen - Indlovukazi Yaseafrika
Jenbook. 2005, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620344040). Hardcover. Complete. A placid copy of this soft-focussed book of poetry and photographs of naked African women. The illustrated matte covers are much worn, knocked about the edges and seams. The covers are scuffed, marked from handling and storage, rubbed. They are nonetheless secure, sure, sound. The contents are in much better condition. They are serene. They are clean, clear, romantic, certain, generous, wistful, healthy, bright. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 52iy
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 53.25 | £UK 46 | JP¥ 6713]
Keywords: 0620344040

 
JOYNSON-HICKS, PAUL
Safari Dreaming: An African Safari Experience in the South Luangwa Valley, Zambia
Blue Mango Publishing, Dar es Salaam. 2002, First Edition. (ISBN: 9987893414). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 161 pages (complete). A casually owned copy. The matte dustjacket is scuffed, marked and worn from shelving and handling. It is sure and comfortable. The boards have some mild storage marks. They are otherwise healthy, sound. Apart from the last pages having been creased from brusque storage, the contents are fresh, bright, loving, proud, vibrant, visceral, clean and clear. Due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postage charges may be needed. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 36jd
USD 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 | £UK 10 | JP¥ 1454]
Keywords: 9987893414

 
JOYNSON-HICKS, PAUL
Tanzania : Portrait of a Nation
Quiller Press, London. 2000, 2nd Edition. (ISBN: 1899163379). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 304 pages (complete). Signed by the Hon Paul Joynson-Hicks on the title page (dated: Afrinet Conference 2004). A most pleasurable copy. The dustjacket is comfortable. It has been sunned, scuffed and a little worn about the edges. It is, even yet, atmospheric. The boards have some light sunning about the edges. They are sound, steady, healthy. The contents are most pleasing. They are bright, clean, clear, devoted, generous. Unless posted within South Africa, we will need to ask for extra postage as this is a heavy book. fk. Near Fine/Fair. Signed.
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Book number: cdvu
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 | £UK 23 | JP¥ 3356]
Keywords: 1899163379

 
HOCHFELD, JACK
Inspired by Life
The Author. 2008, Limited. Hardcover. Complete. Hand-numbered 152 of a limited edition of 200 copies. Affectionately inscribed and signed (as 'Jack') by Hochfeld, on the frontispage (dated: January 2011). Fully bound in leather. Gilt stamped titling. Landscape format. A most pleasing copy. The boards are handsome, elegant, healthy. The contents are in excellent condition. They are bright, firm, tight, gleaming, clean, clear, confident, beyond generous. fk. As New/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: chca
USD 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 42.5 | £UK 37 | JP¥ 5370]

 
KUHN, JOY
Twelve Shades of Black
Don Nelson. 1974, First Edition. (ISBN: 0909238057). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 119 pages (complete). Inscribed by Joy Kuhn (nom-de-plume of Joy Martin) on the frontispage to the H H Paine Library. A moving and evocatively produced book of 12 black lives during the darkest days of the apartheid era. Ex-library copy with consequent residue, debris, labels, stamps, annotations, marks, wear and usage. The dustjacket has a thick clear plastic protective cover. The dj is benign and secure. Within, there is evidence of contented usage throughout. The pages are marked from handling. They are comfortable, assured, clear, patient, very certain in intent and aspect, moving. fk. Fair/Fair. Signed.
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Book number: bnwa
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 | £UK 23 | JP¥ 3356]
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KUMALO, ALF ; FARBER, TANYA
Through My Lens: A Photographic Memoir
Tafelberg. 2009, First Edition. (ISBN: 062404467X). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 224 pages (complete). A most generous copy. The dustjacket is healthy and sure; there are some marks and scuffing from storage. Otherwise the dj is neat and evocative. The boards are very tidy and healthy. Within, the contents are in excellent condition. They are at times unspeakably eloquent and moving. They are always clean, clear, exhilarating and excellent. fk. Near Fine/Fair.
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Book number: bezt
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.5 | £UK 30.75 | JP¥ 4475]
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KUMALO, ALF ; FARBER, TANYA (TEXT)
Through My Lens: A Photographic Memoir
Tafelberg. 2009, First Edition. (ISBN: 062404467X). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 224 pages (complete). Inscribed for Maureen (Isaacson), an arts and literary journalist, from Alf Khumalo: "To Maureen, Thanks a stack for the wonderful write up enjoy!! Best wishes, 15/12/09 A Khumalo". An extraordinarily powerful book of photographs by the legendary South African photo-journalist, Alf Khumalo. The matte dustjacket is healthy with some light shelving wear to the edges. There is some light rubbing. The boards are neat. The corners and head and foot of the spine have light wear. There is light shelving/ storage scuffing. The book has very mild evidence of contented ownership. It has been wonderfully maintained. The pages are clean, clear, well-ordered, evocative, poignant, generous in fact and spirit. A wonderful book. fk. Very Good/Good. Signed.
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Book number: bmes
USD 250.00 [Appr.: EURO 221.5 | £UK 191.75 | JP¥ 27970]
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LEHMANN, OTTO ; EGLI, EMIL ; MORGENTHALER, FRITZ
Afrika : Vom Mittelmeer Zum Aequator
Manesse Verlag, Conzett & Huber, Zürich. 1958, First Edition. Hardcover. Complete. In German throughout. An agreeable copy of this book of photographs of Africa taken by the energetic Swiss photographer Emil Schulthess. The book is housed in a simple card slipcase (worn but sound). The laminated boards are fresh-faced and smart. The cloth spine has some mild wear and handling marks. The contents are satisfyingly neat and tidy. The pages are clean, the photographs are fresh and expressive. The contents are clear, generous, pleasing. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postage charges may be made. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cgbl
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.25 | JP¥ 1343]

 
LOCHNER, HANNES ; LOCHNER, PROF J DE V (TEXT)
Colours of the Kalahari
Lochner Photography & Publishing. 2010, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620465964). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 200 pages (complete). A lovely, memorable book of photographs taken by Lochner in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park and the Kalahari Oryx Private Game Reserve. Landscape format. Glossy. The book is housed in a sound slip-case (worn about the edges, scuffed on the faces, but otherwise sure). The matte dustjacket is pleasing. The boards have some mild wear to the spine foot and head and to the shelving edges. Within, whilst there is some evidence of careful use, the pages are near immaculate. They are shiny, luxe, bright, fresh, clean, clear, dramatic, sharp, precise and vivid. fk. Near Fine/Good.
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Book number: bqkn
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 53.25 | £UK 46 | JP¥ 6713]
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MOFOKENG, SANTU; RADITLHALO, SAM
Taxi-004: Santu Mofokeng
David Krut Publishing. 2001, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620279494). Softcover. 96 pages (complete). In English and French. A contentedly owned copy. Included: 'Santu Mofokeng Educational Supplement' by Philippa Hobbs. This is neat and confident with some storage tanning about the edges. The covers are tidy; the edges and corners have some mild wear; the faces have light scuffing. Within, there is evidence of use and handling throughout. Handling marks are liberal but mild. The pages, nonetheless, are clear, tidy and neat, enjoyable and engaging. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bmap
USD 130.00 [Appr.: EURO 115.25 | £UK 99.75 | JP¥ 14544]
Keywords: 0620279494

 
MORRIS, BRETT
Disposables : A Photographic Experiment
Brett Morris. 2005, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620346671). Hardcover. 118 pages (complete). An excellent copy of this extraordinary book of photographs (taken with disposable cameras) of quotidian life in Johannesburg. The illustrated matte boards are very healthy, tidy, fresh. The contents are in tip-top condition. They are bright, vivid, often poignant, evocative, clean, clear, very certain, utterly generous. fk. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: cdld
USD 37.00 [Appr.: EURO 32.75 | £UK 28.5 | JP¥ 4140]
Keywords: 0620346671

 
NICOL, MIKE (TEXT)
The Invisible Line : The Life and Photography of Ken Oosterbroek 1962-1994
Kwela Books. 1998, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 144 pages (complete). Oosterbroek's unflinching, fearless photographs of the reality of apartheid and the brutality of the violence that preceded liberation and transition, have found a unique place in the historiography of this time of South Africa's story. A good, very healthy copy. The dustjacket has some sunning to the spine area. Otherwise, the dj is smart, neat, sure. The boards have some very, very light wear to the corners and shelving edges. Within, the reverse-frontispage has a publisher's label. The contents are very clean, very confident, very detailed, uncorrupted, clear, assured. fk. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: blzz
USD 210.00 [Appr.: EURO 186 | £UK 161 | JP¥ 23495]

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