Chapter 1: Africana - Satire
found: 9 books

 
The Best of Kapelwa Musonda
National Educational Company of Zambia Limited, Lusaka / Kenneth Kaunda Foundation. 1979, First Edition. Softcover. 287 pages (complete). A comfortably owned copy of this collection of hugely popular ramblings of Kapelwa Musonda from the 'Times of Zambia'. The coves are scuffed, worn about the edges, creased, marked from handling, all about. They are secure. The early pages are loose at the bottom of the binding. They are however, secure with care. The paper trims and some pages have some flecks of foxing. The pages are clear, confident, clean, convivial, companionable. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 27je
USD 23.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.5 | £UK 17.75 | JP 2574]

 
COWEN, CHARLES (TEXT OF MEMOIR)
The Schrãâ¶Der Art Memento : A Volume of Pictorial Satire Depicting out Politics and Men for the Last Thirty Years, in Black and White by South Africa's Only Artist
"The Press" Printing and Publishing Works, Pretoria. 1894, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. A placid, kindly copy of this celebration of the life of artist and cartoonist, William Howard SchrÃ
der. SchrÃ
der was quite unique in winning much favour from Brit and Boer. His career swept through South Africa from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth, to Pretoria. This copy is resolutely gentle. The boards are much worn, marked, scuffed from handling and storage. The gilt decoration and tilting is stoic. The decorated end papers have some wear. Within, despite some discreet aging, the contents are pleasing and engaging. The pages are clean, clear, fresh, healthy and hale. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bljx
USD 52.00 [Appr.: EURO 46.25 | £UK 40.25 | JP 5820]

 
FRANCIS, STEPHEN ; RICO
Madam &Amp; Even : 10 Wonderful Years
rapid phase, Johannesburg. 2002, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620292482). Softcover. 176 pages (complete). Signed by both Stephen Francis and Rico on the title page. On the inside front cover Rico has also drawn the Mielie Lady! The covers are placid. They have some wear and creasing and scuffing. Within, the contents are clean, clear, certain, generous, wonderful. fk. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: boxm
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.5 | £UK 38.5 | JP 5596]
Keywords: 0620292482

 
"MAC" (HERBERT WOOD MACKINNEY)
Cartoons of the Great War 1916-1917
T. Maskew Miller, Cape Town. 1918, Limited Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Signed by Author(s)112 pages (complete). Signed by MacKinney (with full name) on the frontispiece. Numbered 286 of a limited edition of 400 copies. A benign, contented copy. Portrait sized. Detailed, sharp, acute cartoons, some with a South African aspect such as Louis Botha's 'forgotten' republicanism and of German atrocities in Hereroland and of South Africa's contributions to the East and Western African campaigns. The covers are comfortable with some scuffing and wear. They are secure, sure. The contents are benign and congenial. There is some age-relating marking and there are some handling marks, but otherwise the pages are mild, clear, sure, reassuring and more than competent. A pleasing copy even with the cover wear. fk. Good/No Jacket. signed.
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Book number: bbsr
USD 250.00 [Appr.: EURO 222.5 | £UK 192.5 | JP 27979]
Keywords: JPG~

 
VAN RIEBEECK, JAN; KIRBY, ROBERT [EDITOR]
The Secret Letters of Jan Van Riebeeck
The Penguin Group (SA) (Pty) Ltd. 1992, First Edition. (ISBN: 0140177655). Softcover. 127 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. The early and later pages have storage wear about the edges. The covers have creasing and some wear. They are, however, sure, healthy. The contents, aside from the early and later wear, are confident, clean, clear, certain, hilarious. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: 46if
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.75 | £UK 31 | JP 4477]
Keywords: 0140177655

 
ROBERT, EARL
The Rand of Hope and Glory - Under Martial Law - Johannesburg : South Africa - January 1914
The Transvaal Leader, Johannesburg. 1914, First Edition. Softcover. 31 pages (complete). An amiably aged copy. Ex-library (Johannesburg Public Library) with consequent stamps, labels, annotations, use, wear. A very funny collection of cartoons about the Labour Strike of 1914. The covers are placid. They have wear all about. The spine has been repaired / reinforced with thick tape. The covers have marks from handling and storage. They are comfortable, secure, sure. The contents are most affable. They have evidence of happy use throughout. The pages are mild, clear, clean, bold, very confident, astute, acute, more than amenable. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 38ih
USD 168.00 [Appr.: EURO 149.5 | £UK 129.5 | JP 18802]

 
ROBERT, EARL
South Africa Under the Iron Heel - or a Teutonic Xmas Dream
The Transvaal Leader, Johannesburg / Wm. Dawson & Sons (SA) Ltd. Johannesburg. 1914, First Edition. Softcover. 30 pages (complete). Ex-library (Johannesburg Public Library) copy with consequent stamps, annotations, labels, wear, use, marks. The spine has been repaired / reinforced with thick tape. A much owned copy. The covers are worn all about. They are marked, scuffed from storage, age and handling. They are even yet, secure and comfortable. The contents have much evidence of much avid use. The pages are still clean, clear, marked by handling here and there, very confident, pertinent, acute, assured, unwearied by age. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: 37ih
USD 120.00 [Appr.: EURO 106.75 | £UK 92.5 | JP 13430]

 
SCHOOMBEE, PIETER
Die Nuwe Suid-Afrika En Ander Liegstories : Politieke Humor - Spotprente Van .
Tafelberg-Uitgewers, Kaapstad. 1992, First Edition. (ISBN: 0624031306). Softcover. 80 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A casually owned copy. The book has been subjected to some mild damp conditions. However, the effects are slight - there is only some mild waving. The covers are benign, assured. The pages are a little tanned from paper quality, however they are clean, clear, amiable, congenial. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: chjk
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 | £UK 11.75 | JP 1679]
Keywords: 0624031306

 
SEGAL, RONALD
The Tokolosh
Sheed and Ward, London and New York / Africa South Publications (Pty) Ltd. Cape Town. 1960, First Edition. Softcover. 99 pages (complete). An enjoyable copy. Segal, who came to found the Penguin African Series, was an energetic anti-apartheid activist (he slipped into exile with Oliver Tambo). Africa South was a magazine / small publishing house he set up in 1956. The laminated cover has user wear, storage tanning. They are contented. Within, the pages are assured, clean, clear, bold. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bwsf
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.25 | JP 1343]

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