Chapter 1: Africana - Photography
found: 4 books

 
BULL, MARJORIE; DENFIELD, JOSEPH
Secure the Shadow: The Story of Cape Photography from Its Beginnings to the End of 1870
Terence McNally, Cape Town. 1970, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 291 pages (complete). Included is a handwritten and signed letter from Marjorie Bull, addressed to Frank Bradlow (the Africana specialist and collector). Also included are appropriate press cuttings and tear-sheets. The dustjacket has wear about the edges and seams, some scuffing, marks, light sunning to the spine. The dj is comfortable and sure. The boards are mild-mannered. There is light storage wear about the edges. The boards are otherwise healthy, steady, sound. The papertrims are flecked with foxing. The contents have smears, smudges, spots of foxing throughout. In general and by far, the contents are hale, tight, clean and clear, eager, diligent, generous, tidy. fk. Good/Good. Signed.
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Book number: 50qq
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 84.75 | £UK 77 | JP¥ 10494]

 
GIBBS, GEORGE (TEXT)
Children of the Flats
Reijger Publishers, Cape Town. 1980, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620047224). Softcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Alberts, Paul (photogs). 80 plates plus text (complete). Signed by Alberts on the title page. A pleasingly assured copy. Softcover with flaps. The dustjacket is healthy, a little scuffed, worn from shelving and handling. It is comfortable, certain. The covers are certain. They have shelving wear about the edges. Otherwise, they are healthy. The contents are most pleasing. They are fresh, clean, clear, entrancing, engaging, convivial. fk. Near Fine/Good. Signed.
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Book number: 55kf
USD 70.00 [Appr.: EURO 59.25 | £UK 54 | JP¥ 7346]
Keywords: 0620047224 Alberts, Paul (photogs)

 
HERMAN, JENNY
African Queen - Indlovukazi Yaseafrika
Jenbook. 2005, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Ferrini, Jenny. 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 50.75 | £UK 46.25 | JP¥ 6297]
Keywords: Ferrini, Jenny

 
OBERHOLZER, OBIE
Ariesfontein to Zuurfontein: A Pictorial Journey
The Author. 1987, First Edition. (ISBN: 1868120090). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. An amiable copy. Signed by Oberholzer on the copyright page. The dustjacket has light wear, sunning, handling marks. It is comfortable and sure. The illustrated laminated boards have sunning discolouration around all edges. Otherwise, the boards are healthy, sure. The frontispage has a notice from the sponsors (Rand Merchant Bank Limited). The contents are most pleasing. They are bright, cheerful, evocative, very clean and clear, generous, fresh-faced and congenial. fk. Near Fine/Good. Signed.
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Book number: 50ky
USD 120.00 [Appr.: EURO 101.5 | £UK 92.25 | JP¥ 12593]
Keywords: 1868120090

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