Chapter 1: Africana - Travel
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The Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site: Magliesberg Map
Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site, Johannesburg. 2009, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. Map. An assured copy. The covers have some scuffing, some light handling marks. The contents are clean, clear, bright, fresh, sound. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 66iu
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.75 | JP 1041]

 
George: Centre of the Garden Route, Cape Province
George Publicity Association. 1965. with dust jacket. 29 pages (complete). A genial copy of this small guide to the pretty Cape town. Landscape format. In excellent condition. The covers are charming, neat. The back cover has very light, shallow storage marks. The contents are most pleasing. They are clean, clear, generous - as if new throughout! fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 61mi
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.75 | JP 1041]

 
Kwazulu-Natal - South Africa : A Majestic Experience
Tourism Kwazulu-Natal, Durban. Softcover. 23 pages (complete). Tourism brochure from the late 1990s. A placid copy. The covers have scuffing and some light wear. The contents are agreeable, decent, clean, clear. fk. Good.
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Book number: cgts
USD 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 | £UK 5.5 | JP 729]

 
Maloti Drakensberg Route 2010/11 - Eastern Cape, Lesotho, Eastern Free State, Ukhahlamba Drakensberg
www.malotidrakensbergroute.com. 2010. Softcover, with dust jacket. 37 pages (complete). Travel booklet / brochure. The covers have some wear about the edges from handling, some scuffing and light creasing. They are tight and sure. The contents are clean, clear, certain, tight. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: chbr
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.75 | JP 1041]

 
Natal Automobile Club Official Route Book
A C Braby, Durban. 1929. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. A much owned copy. Map at rear is loose (as intended); it has wear, mild marking, it is intact and competent. The blue boards are much worn, scuffed, marked, stained, aged all about. They are steady and sure. The contents are timeworn but convivial. The thumb tags are worn. The contents have wear, marks, evidence of eager use. They are however infused with a spirit of helpfulness, benevolence. They are clean, clear, comfortable, companionable, more than competent, fascinating. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 61mu
USD 70.00 [Appr.: EURO 58.75 | £UK 52.75 | JP 7285]

 
Pan African Touring Club: Cape Town to Rand Road Planner.
Pan African Touring Club. 1947. Softcover, with dust jacket. 32 pages (complete). A generously owned copy. There is evidence of avid, repeated use throughout with marks, annotations, creases and wear. The covers and contents have wear about the edges, some tanning about the edges, some mild aging-dulling. However, the pages are clear, companionable, certain, amiable. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 20qh
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 25.25 | £UK 22.75 | JP 3122]

 
Pilgrim's Rest - You Are Never Too Late for the Gold Rush - Make Haste to the Valley of Gold
Pilgrim's Rest Museum. Softcover, with dust jacket. 11 pages (complete). A smart copy of this modern guide to the historic South African Gold Rush Town, Pilgrim's Rest. The covers are neat. They have light wear and marks. The contents are placid, pleasing, clean, clear. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 63il
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.75 | JP 1041]

 
ALLEN, DENNY
Pilgrim's Rest
The Author. 2004. (ISBN: 0620317922). Softcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Allen, Denny. 16 pages (complete). A decent copy of this short booklet guide to Pilgrim's Rest in South Africa. The covers are healthy and sure. There is very light wear about the edges and seams. The contents are very pleasing. They are bright, clean, clear, convivial, certain. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: chfr
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.75 | JP 1041]
Keywords: 0620317922 Allen, Denny

 
D'ALMADA, JOSE
Impressoes Da Africa Do Sul
Sociedade Nacional de Tipografia, Lisboa. 1929, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. 149 pages (complete). In Portuguese throughout. A much owned, much neglected copy. The covers are stained, foxed, marked, much worn all about. The covers are stoic and sure. The contents have tanning, foxing, user wear. Nonetheless, they are resolute, clear, competent, certain. fk. Poor/No Jacket.
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Book number: 79nx
USD 42.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.25 | £UK 31.75 | JP 4371]

 
ANDERSSON, CHARLES JOHN
Notes of Travels in South Africa (Africana Collectanea Vol XXXI)
C Struik, Cape Town. 1969, Limited. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 344 pages (complete). Numbered 666 of a limited edition of 750 copies. Facsimile reprint of original edition from Hurst and Blackett, Publishers, London, 1875. A sturdy, sound copy. The dustjacket has scuffing, handling and shelving marks, wear about all edges and seams. It is comfortable and secure. The green boards are clubbable, handsome. The papertrim at the foot have a felt-tip marker mark. The contents are pleasing. They are tight, assured, clean, clear, confident, very certain, agreeable. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 72ie
USD 68.00 [Appr.: EURO 57 | £UK 51.25 | JP 7077]

 
ATCHERLEY, ROWLAND J
A Trip to Boerland, or a Year's Travel, Sport, and Gold-Digging in the Transvaal and Colony of Natal
Richard Bentley and Son, London. 1879, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 267 pages (complete). From the library of the South African landscape artist, W H COETZER. The front pastedown has an ex-libris plate SIGNED by Coetzer. A genial copy. Gilt stamped titling and decoration, black stamped decoration. The boards are resolutely benign. The spine is worn, chipped. It is secure. The boards have wear about the edges from shelving and storage. There are handling and shelving marks. Nonetheless, the boards are secure and sure. The page edges are a little tanned from age and shelving. The contents have splatters of foxing just here and there. Otherwise, the pages are thick, healthy, certain, clear, clean, convivial, contented, comfortable and keen. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 12ml
USD 260.00 [Appr.: EURO 217.5 | £UK 195.5 | JP 27060]

 
BAINES, THOMAS ; LAUNAY, BELIN-DE (TRAUIDTS ET ABRéGéS PAR)
Voyage Dans le Sud-Ouest de L'Afrique Ou Rãâ©Cits Dãâ©Xplorations Faites En 1861 Et 1862 Depuis la Baie Valfich Jusqu'Aux Chutes Victoria
Librairie de L Hachette & Cie. Paris. 1868, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 298 pages (complete). In French throughout. The front pastedown has a rustic, serene ex-libris plate indicating previous ownership of this copy by the esteemed Africana experts and collectors, Edna and Frank Bradlow. Fully bound in tan leather. The spine has four ridges, gilt titling and ridge-edging. A most agreeable, avuncular copy. The boards have some very mild shelving wear about the edges. The faces are elegant, handsome. They have mild scuffing, marks from age and shelving. They are healthy, steady, sound. The contents are most gratifying. All plates and map present. The pages have marks appropriate to sanguine aging. They are however, mild-mannered, benevolent, clean, clear, tight, hale and sure, assured and amenable. A comfortable, contented copy. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cfrt
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 125.5 | £UK 112.75 | JP 15611]

 
BALFOUR, ALICE BLANCHE
Twelve Hundred Miles in a Waggon
Edward Arnold, London / New York. 1895, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Balfour, Alice Blanche. 265 pages with folded map at rear (complete). Ex-library (WH Smith Subscription Library, Strand) with consequent residue, debris, annotations, wear, use, marks. A steady copy. Alice Balfour was the sister of Arthur Balfour (at one time Prime Minister). She travelled with, among others, Albert Grey (who later became Governor-General of Canada) who was en famille. The mulberry coloured cloth covered boards are worn, scuffed all about. Stamped gilt illustration, borders and titling (worn). The paper-edges are untrimmed. The contents are placid, pleasing. They are clean, clear, creamy, convivial, certain, confident, companionable. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 81la
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 54.5 | £UK 49 | JP 6765]
Keywords: Balfour, Alice Blanche

 
BARROW, JOHN ; SEMPLE, ROBERT ; BERGK, I A (TRANSL)
John Barrow's, Esqs. Ebemahligen SekretãÆãâ¤Rs Des Grafen Macartney, Uber-Rechnungsrathes Auf Dem Vorgebirge Der Guten Hoffnung Und SekretãÆãâ¤Rs Des General-Lieutenants, Franz Dundas, WãÆãâ¤Hrend Dessen Dasiger Regierung, Neue Reise in Das Innere Von SãÆãâ¼Dafrika - Nebst Robert Semple's Beschreibung Der Capstadt Un Schilderung Seiner Einwohner.
Anton Doll (In Kommission den..), Wien. 1805, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 429 pages plus 3 pages advertising plus folded map (complete). In German throughout. Teutonic font. A book to bring shivers of delight to any lover of old books. Cotton rag paper. Three title pages. The title quoted is of the third. The first is as: "Bibliothek der neuesten und interessantesten Reisebeschreibungen./line/ Zwen und zwanzigster Band, enthält: John Reise in das Innere von Südafrika"/ line/ Wien, 1805. In commission ben Anton Doll." Second is as: "Archiv der neuesten und interssantesten Reisebeschreibungen./ line/ Zebnter Band, enthält: John Barrow's neue Reise in das Innere von Südafrika./ line/ Wien, 1805. In commission ben Anton Doll." This page has a stamped emblem: Habsburg Imperial Crest with leitmotif: Litomericensis sig Gymnasii Regii" showing possible ownership by this Czech academy. The front pastedown has a serene ex-libris plate showing previous ownership by Edna and Frank Bradlow, the esteemed Africana collectors and specialists. Included: correspondence regarding this copy, between the Africana Library in Johannesburg and Frank Bradlow in Cape Town. A much owned but comfortable and contented copy. The boards are plain, resolute. They are much worn, scuffed and marked all about. The spine too, has wear. Both the boards and spine are stead and sure. The paper is healthy. Untrimmed. The two illustrations are on blue paper. The pages are clean, clear, elderly, benevolent, worthy, more than competent, eager even, thrilling. A bibliophile's book indeed!! fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cfru
USD 500.00 [Appr.: EURO 418 | £UK 375.75 | JP 52038]

 
BARTH, HENRY ; BETTANY, G T (ED)
Travels and Discoveries in North and Central Africa - Including Accounts of Timbuktu, Sokoto, and the Basins of the Niger and Benuwe, West and Central Soudan (the Minerva Library of Famous Books)
Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. 1890, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 548 pages (complete). An ex-libris plate affixed to the inside front cover indicates this volume to have come from the library of HARRY STRATFORD CALDECOTT. Caldecott was a painter whose work is now amongst the most sought after by collectors world-wide. A tight, healthy book. The cover has wear and scuffing and markings. The papertrims are lightly foxed. Inside, the contents are august and pleased, diligent and amiable, enjoyed and enjoyable. A handsome, comfortable book from one of Africa's greatest explorers. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 45gk
USD 21.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.75 | £UK 16 | JP 2186]
Keywords: JPG~

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