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. Map. An assured copy. The covers have some scuffing, some light handling marks. The contents are clean, clear, bright, fresh, sound. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 66iu
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 | £UK 7.5 | JP• 1038]

 
George: Centre of the Garden Route, Cape Province
George Publicity Association. 1965. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 61mi
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 | £UK 7.5 | JP• 1038]

 
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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good.
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Book number: cgts
USD 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 | £UK 5.25 | JP• 726]

 
Maloti Drakensberg Route 2010/11 - Eastern Cape, Lesotho, Eastern Free State, Ukhahlamba Drakensberg
www.malotidrakensbergroute.com. 2010. Softcover. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: chbr
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 | £UK 7.5 | JP• 1038]

 
Natal Automobile Club Official Route Book
A C Braby, Durban. 1929. Hardcover. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 61mu
USD 70.00 [Appr.: EURO 57.75 | £UK 51.25 | JP• 7263]

 
Pan African Touring Club: Cape Town to Rand Road Planner.
Pan African Touring Club. 1947. Softcover. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 20qh
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 24.75 | £UK 22 | JP• 3113]

 
ALLEN, DENNY
Pilgrim's Rest
The Author. 2004. (ISBN: 0620317922). Softcover. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: chfr
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 | £UK 7.5 | JP• 1038]
Keywords: 0620317922

 
D'ALMADA, JOSE
Impressoes Da Africa Do Sul
Sociedade Nacional de Tipografia, Lisboa. 1929, First Edition. Softcover. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Poor/No Jacket.
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Book number: 79nx
USD 42.00 [Appr.: EURO 34.75 | £UK 30.75 | JP• 4358]

 
BAINES, THOMAS ; LAUNAY, BELIN-DE (TRAUIDTS ET ABRéGéS PAR)
Voyage Dans le Sud-Ouest de L'Afrique Ou Rã©Cits Dã©Xplorations Faites En 1861 Et 1862 Depuis la Baie Valfich Jusqu'Aux Chutes Victoria
Librairie de L Hachette & Cie. Paris. 1868, First Edition. Hardcover. 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cfrt
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 123.25 | £UK 109.75 | JP• 15563]

 
BARROW, JOHN ; SEMPLE, ROBERT ; BERGK, I A (TRANSL)
John Barrow's, Esqs. Ebemahligen Sekretã?â¤Rs Des Grafen Macartney, Uber-Rechnungsrathes Auf Dem Vorgebirge Der Guten Hoffnung Und Sekretã?â¤Rs Des General-Lieutenants, Franz Dundas, Wã?â¤Hrend Dessen Dasiger Regierung, Neue Reise in Das Innere Von Sã?â¼Dafrika - Nebst Robert Semple's Beschreibung Der Capstadt Un Schilderung Seiner Einwohner.
Anton Doll (In Kommission den.), Wien. 1805, First Edition. Hardcover. 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, enth√?¬§lt: John Reise in das Innere von S√?¬ľdafrika"/ line/ Wien, 1805. In commission ben Anton Doll." Second is as: "Archiv der neuesten und interssantesten Reisebeschreibungen./ line/ Zebnter Band, enth√?¬§lt: John Barrow's neue Reise in das Innere von S√?¬ľdafrika./ 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. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cfru
USD 500.00 [Appr.: EURO 410.75 | £UK 365.5 | JP• 51876]

 
BEE, A G
Kalahari Camp Fires - Retold from the Manuscript of a S Poultney, Pioneer
The Knox Publishing Co. Durban. 1941, First Edition. Hardcover. 276 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. The boards have wear about the edges, corners and seams. They have marks from handling and storage. The spine is a little elderly but has been repaired. The boards are steady and sure. Within, there are previous owner signatures. The pages are clean, clear, convivial, tight, expectant, assured. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15oj
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 82.25 | £UK 73.25 | JP• 10375]

 
BELL, R L P
Diary of a South African Journey (Under the Auspices of the Third (Triennial) Empire Mining and Metallurgical Congress) - March 6th to May 27th, 1930
The Author. 1931, First Edition. Hardcover. 287 pages (complete). The frontispage has a generous inscription from Bell, which he also signed (dated: Xmas 1931). The frontispiece was also signed by him. A benign copy. The boards have wear about all edges and corners. They have scuffing, handling and storage marks. Nonetheless, they are comfortable and sure. The contents are in excellent condition. They are fresh-faced, pacey, energetic, most agreeably clean and clear, free of blemish, most companionable. An excellent snapshot of 'Colonial White life' in South Africa between the wars. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Near Fine/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 100nr
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 24.75 | £UK 22 | JP• 3113]

 
BELL, H T MONTAGUE; LANE, REV C ARTHUR (COMPILERS AND EDITORS)
Guide to the Transvaal (British Association for the Advancement of Science, Johannesburg Meeting, 1905)
Transvaal Committees of the South African Association for the Advancement of Science/ Johannesburg Reception Committee/ Bartholomew & Lawlor, Printers, Johannesburg. 1905, First Edition. Hardcover. 288 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. The book is energetically detailed (from information on 'night soil' disposal, to the availability of electricity, from the needs of the Public Library to Water Supply. The boards have wear, sunning, marks and scuffing from shelving, handling and storage. The spine is sunned, much worn. The boards and spine are comfortable and secure. Previous owner signatures on the frontispage. The contents have evidence of use throughout. Nonetheless, the contents are convivial, companionable, clean and clear, hale, utterly engaging, comfortable and more than competent, wonderfully convivial. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 4qr
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 33 | £UK 29.25 | JP• 4150]

 
BIRKBY, CAREL
Limpopo Journey
Frederick Muller Ltd. London. 1939, First Edition. Hardcover. 274 pages (complete). A scruffy but comfortable copy. Most warmly inscribed on the reverse-frontispage by Birkby (dated: Christmas Day 1939). The boards are much worn, marked and stained from storage. They are resolute and sure. Within, the contents too have wear and evidence of contented use. The pages are yet relaxed, clear, certain, amiable and congenial. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Fair/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: bogl
USD 47.00 [Appr.: EURO 38.75 | £UK 34.5 | JP• 4876]

 
BOKHORST, MATTHYS ; FORBES, VERNON S ; LEWCOCK, RONALD B ; VISSER, DIRK ; SHAW, MARGARET ; KIRBY, PERCIVAL R ; WINTERBOTTOM, J M ; MEESTER, JURGENS ; SKAIFE, S H ; JORDAAN, P G ; ROBINSON, A M LEWIN ; QUINTON, J C (ED) ; ERASMUS, P J J (TRANS)
Francois le Vaillant : Traveller in South Africa - and His Collection of 165 Water-Colour Paintings 1781-1784 - Volume I
Library of Parliament, Cape Town. 1973, Limited. (ISBN: 0621005797). Hardcover. 172 pages (text) plus illustration plates (complete). Hand-numbered 264 of a limited edition of 2500 copies. A most beautiful copy. The book has a paper protective sheet (much worn). The sea-blue boards are most handsome, elegant. Stamped gilt titling (fresh). The contents are in a wondrous condition. They are very clean, very clear, luxe, generous, bountiful, vivid, serene - as if new throughout!Due to weight postal adjustments may be required. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 10le
USD 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 65.75 | £UK 58.5 | JP• 8300]
Keywords: 0621005797

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