Chapter 1: Africana - Wildlife - Memoir
found: 12 books

 
ADAMSON, JOY
Born Free : A Lioness of Two Worlds (with Extracts from George Adamson's Letters)
Collins & Harvill Press, London. 1960, 3rd impression. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 160 pages (complete). A RARE copy SIGNED by JOY ADAMSON (on the title page). Third impression (April 1960) of first edition (March 1960). This is perhaps, one of the most loved of books - the story of Elsa the lioness. Joy Adamson was murdered in 1980 and George Adamson was murdered in 1989 - but their legacy is legendary. The dustjacket has a clear plastic protective cover. The dj itself, has wear about the edges, has mild scuffing, and some handling and storage marks. It is secure and comfortable. The boards are attractive despite wear to the edges and corners. The pages are comfortable and congenial. There are very occasional handling and age marks. By far and in general, the pages are companionable and eager to be read. fk. Good/Good. Signed.
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Book number: btvf
USD 170.00 [Appr.: EURO 152.5 | £UK 133.75 | JP¥ 18728]

 
BEYERS, C P DE LEEUW
Kruger Park Adventures
Living World Films, Sandton. Softcover. 56 pages (complete). The book has a clear plastic protective cover (scruffy). The contents are clean, clear, generous and pleasing. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: brls
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.5 | £UK 4 | JP¥ 551]

 
CALLENDER, MICHAEL
Leopard on a Razor Wire
Ecademy Press, St Albans, Herts. 2011, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620527145). Hardcover. 381 pages (complete). A most pleasing copy. The illustrated laminated boards are bright, vivid, healthy. They have very light corner wear. They are otherwise smart. The contents are most agreeable. They are bright, fresh, clean, clear, very certain, most contented - as if new throughout! fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: cdzq
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 36 | £UK 31.5 | JP¥ 4407]
Keywords: 0620527145

 
EDWARDS, JULIE ANNE MARGARET
Hokoyo : Silent Spoors & Parting Blades
Plains of Africa Safaris. 2009, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620397411). Softcover. 264 pages plus appendices (complete). A comfortably owned copy. Inscribed and signed by Julie Anne Edwards on the frontispage (dated: 08th March '09). The covers are amenable. They have some light user wear about the edges. The page edges have handling marks. The contents are amiable, clean, clear, congenial. fk. Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: bsti
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45 | £UK 39.5 | JP¥ 5508]
Keywords: 0620397411

 
ENGELBRECHT, J H
Bobbejaanbataljon : "Alles Is Nog Daar"
The Author. 2000, First Edition. Softcover. 159 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. An avidly owned copy. The covers have marks, scuffing, wear from handling and ownership. They are comfortable and sound. The contents have evidence of happy use throughout. The contents are conversational, companionable, affable, clean, clear, contented. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 29hn
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.5 | £UK 35.5 | JP¥ 4957]

 
GUHR, VIC
The Trouble with Africa - Stories from a Safari Camp
Penguin Books (South Africa). 2004, First Edition. (ISBN: 067004797X). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 220 pages (complete). A comforting, generous copy. The frontispage has a clean 'library' card affixed to it with masking tape. The dustjacket is contented and secure. There is some wear about the edges from shelving, and there is some rubbing. However, they are amiable and comfortable. The laminated boards are tidy with some mild corner wear. Within, the pages are familial, assured, clean, clear, tidy and genial. A kindly copy. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: bmjb
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 80.75 | £UK 70.75 | JP¥ 9915]
Keywords: 067004797X

 
RODERIGUES, JAN
The Silent Heroes of the African Bush : A Collection of True, Hair-Raising Stories the Rangers Would Rather Forget . (Revised Edition)
Books from the Wild, Gezina, South Africa. 2012, 5th Edition. (ISBN: 062031446X). Softcover. 192 pages (complete). A convivial copy. The covers are tidy. They have some light handling wear about the edges. They are otherwise healthy and sure. The contents have user wear about the corners. The pages are clean, clear, generous, congenial. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: ceoo
USD 38.00 [Appr.: EURO 34.25 | £UK 30 | JP¥ 4186]
Keywords: 062031446X

 
SANGIRO
Rolprentavonture
Voortrekkerpers Beperk. 1951, Fourth Edition. Hardcover. 287 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A much owned copy. The boards are worn, marked, stained (from storage) all about. They are resolute and passive. The contents are mild-mannered. There are intermittent neat annotations, and there is some storage creasing. However, the contents are clean, clear, comfortable, companionable. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cdlu
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 11 | £UK 9.5 | JP¥ 1322]

 
SHELDRICK, DAPHNE
Tsavo Story
Collins and. 1973, First Edition. (ISBN: 0002628015). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 288 pages (complete). A comfortable copy of this book about David Sheldrick's efforts to establish the Tsavo Park in Kenya. The dustjacket has wear about all edges. There is some scuffing and storage marking. The boards are benign and healthy. Within, there is a previous owner annotation on the titlepage. The contents are most agreeable. They are content, clean, clear, certain, congenial. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: brnu
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 67.25 | £UK 59 | JP¥ 8262]
Keywords: 0002628015

 
VARADAY, DESMOND
Gara-Yaka's Domain
Collins, London. 1966, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 192 pages (complete). Hand-numbered 89 of a limited edition of 500 copies. Inscribed by Varaday ("To: Joey, "The beggar's dog and widow's cat. / Feed them, and thou wilt grow fat." by W. Blake / But don't forget the Cheetah! Desmond Varaday" (dated: 3rd May 1971). Varaday also sketched a cartoon of a cheetah. Also signed by Varaday's wife, Maryjane and she has signed on behalf of Chichubah! Also included is a drawing by Denis Murphy of the cheetah, Chicheebah. This is signed by Murphy (dated: 71) and by Maryjane Varaday (and she has signed it on behalf of Chicheebah). Included too, is a mass produced letter dated 10th February, 1971. Intended for the owner of this limited copy. The letter is signed by Desmond Varaday, Maryjane (Varaday) and "Chichubah". A most gratifying copy. The dustjacket is healthy and poised. It has some wear about the edges and seams from shelving, some light scuffing and rubbing. It is secure and sure. The boards are handsome and hale. The contents are in excellent condition. They are fresh, very clean, very clear, certain, confident, generous - as if almost new! fk. Near Fine/Good. Signed.
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Book number: 42hr
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 36 | £UK 31.5 | JP¥ 4407]

 
VARADAY, DESMOND
Gara-Yaka's Domain
Collins. 1966, limited. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 192 pages (complete). Hand-numbered 318 of a limited edition of 500 autographed copies. Warmly inscribed by Desmond Varaday on the frontispage: "12th May 1974 To: Ian and Nanette, Wishing you the same in your married life as we expect in our experiment with Cheetahs. May their numbers never grow less!"). Also inscribed on behalf of "Maryjane" and "Chicheebah". Also included is a copied note authenticating the limited edition. Included too is a reproduction (worn) of an illustration of Chicheebah by Denis Murphy (also signed by Murphy). A comfortable, decent copy. The dustjacket is much worn and creased all about. It is secure. The boards are neat. Within, the pages are comfortable, clean, clear, assured. fk. Good/Poor. Signed.
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Book number: brnm
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 36 | £UK 31.5 | JP¥ 4407]

 
WOLHUTER, HARRY
Memories of a Game-Ranger
Wild Life Protection Society of South Africa. 1965, 8th Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 313 pages (complete). A benign copy. The dustjacket is much worn, torn, scuffed, marked all about. It is sure, secure. The boards are handsome. Gilt titling and illustration. They are fresh and healthy. The contents are companionable. The early and later pages have some foxing. From the preface page onwards the pages are most gratifying. They are sturdy, clean, clear, very certain, congenial, amenable, amiable. fk. Very Good/Poor.
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Book number: 4ic
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 58.5 | £UK 51.25 | JP¥ 7161]

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