Chapter 1: Africana - World War II
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The Abyssinian Campaigns : The Official Story of the Conquest of Italian East Africa
Ministry of Information / War Office, London / His Majesty's Stationery Office. 1942, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. 143 pages (complete). A resolute but also healthy copy. The covers have an adhesive plastic protective cover. The spine has, at some stage, been reinforced with a leather strip. The covers have much wear, creasing, aging. The book has been gently aging. The final pages have some storage stains. There is much evidence of age, but the pages are comfortable, assured, confident, clear, clean, companionable, proud. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: chvu
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 | £UK 6.5 | JP¥ 862]

 
First Annual Report of the Directorate of Demobilisation 1st April, 1944 to 31st March, 1945, Union of South Africa / Eerste Jaarsverslag Van Die Direksie Van Demobilisasie 1 April 1944 to 31 Maart 1945, Unie Van Suid-Afrika
Government Printer, Printer/ Staatsdrukker, Pretoria. 1945, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. Complete. In English and Afrikaans on opposing ends. The English language cover has an embargo notice affixed to the top left corner. The covers are benign, a little worn and tanned about the edges. Staple binding. The covers are secure. The contents are most pleasing. They are fresh, clean, clear, orderly, smart, as if barely handled! fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 90rh
USD 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 85.75 | £UK 77 | JP¥ 10241]

 
Roll of Honour : South African Air Force World War II / Wereldoorlog II, Suid-Afrikaanse Lugmag Ererol - in Honour of Those Who Gave Their Lives in the Service of the South African Air Force During World War II / Ter Ere Van Diegenis Wat Gedurende Wereld-Oorlog II Hul Lewens in Diens Van Die Suid-Afrikaanse Lugmag Opgeoffer Het.
South Air Force Association / Suid-Afrikaanse Lugmagvereniging. First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 65 pages (complete). A comfortable, proud copy. The black padded boards are scuffed, worn from handling. They are sound and steady. The contents are decent, poignant. They are beautifully decorated, serenely inscribed. The decorations are bright, vivid, pleasing. The page are clean, clear, elegant, noble. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 32lr
USD 130.00 [Appr.: EURO 117.25 | £UK 105.5 | JP¥ 14014]

 
Sawas Presents"Salute the Women" in Conjunction with African Consolidated Theatres Ltd. At Alhambra Theatre Cape Town - Commencing Monday, March 31st, 1941 at 8. 15 Pm
South Africa Women's Auxiliary Services. 1941. Softcover, with dust jacket. 40 pages (complete). An aged but comfortable copy. The covers have marks, wear from handling, some very light foxing and scuffing from storage. The covers are secure and amiable. The contents have evidence of use and the years throughout. The early pages have wear. The papertrims have handling wear about the edges. The pages have some handling and storage-related marks. There is some tanning. However, the pages are affable, certain, clear, dutiful, proud, competent, evocative. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: 96qb
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 36.25 | £UK 32.5 | JP¥ 4312]

 
BRAIN, PETER ; LLOYD, SHEILAH ; HEWITT, F J
South African Radar in World War II
SSS Radar Book Group, Cape Town and Johannesburg. 1993, 2nd Edition. (ISBN: 0620178906). Softcover, with dust jacket. 229 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. The book has been subjected to mild damp conditions. The book is a little worn by this experience. The covers are benign, worn about, placid, competent. The contents have some light damp wrinkles to the top of the pages of the first quarter of the book. The pages themselves are clean, clear, genial, congenial, confident. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: btad
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 58.75 | £UK 52.75 | JP¥ 7007]
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FIELDING, W L
With the 6th Div. An Account of the Activities of the 6th South African Armoured Division in World War II
Shuter & Shooter, Pietermaritzburg. 1946, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 191 pages (complete). A comfortably owned copy. The dustjacket is worn, scuffed, marked all about. The edges and seams are reinforced with clear scotch packing tape. The dj is secure and sure. The boards are benign. They have wear, marks, scuffing. They are comfortable, placid. The contents are mild-mannered. The frontispage has a gift inscription (not from the author). The end papers are foxed. The contents are clean, clear, companionable, congenial. fk. Good/Poor.
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Book number: 30lp
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.75 | £UK 36.5 | JP¥ 4851]

 
GRAY, BRIAN
Basuto Soldiers in Hitler's War
Basutoland Government, Maseru. 1953, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 97 pages (complete). An agreeable copy. The dustjacket has a clear plastic protective cover. The dj has wear all about (there have been attempts at reinforcement and repair), tanning, scuffing. It is comfortable and secure. The red boards are smart. There is but very mild wear to the corners. They are steady and sound. The contents are pleasing. The papertrims are very, very lightly marked from storage. The pages are clean, clear, confident, generous, fresh-faced, diligent, dutiful, assured. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 2ne
USD 130.00 [Appr.: EURO 117.25 | £UK 105.5 | JP¥ 14014]

 
AGAR-HAMILTON, J A I ; TURNER, L C F (EDS)
Crisis in the Desert : May-July 1942
Geoffrey Cumberledge / Oxford University Press, Cape Town. 1952, First Edition. Hardcover. 368 pages (complete). A comfortable copy.The boards are scuffed, worn, marked from handling.Previous ownership inscription.The contents are genial. The papertrims have been a little sunned, marked from shelving. They are peppered with foxing. The contents are benign. Occasionally the page edges have flecks of foxing. In general, and by far, the pages (including the folded maps and charts) are clean, clear, convivial, confident, diligent, dutiful, certain.[Restored]03-02-2020. Good.
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Book number: 21mx
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 112.75 | £UK 101.25 | JP¥ 13475]

 
AGAR-HAMILTON, J A I ; TURNER, L C F
Crisis in the Desert : May-July 1942
Geoffrey Cumberledge, Oxford University Press, Cape Town. 1952, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 368 pages (complete). A resolute copy. The boards are much worn, marked by handling and storage, scuffed all about. They are steady, sure. The contents are benign. The frontispage has a gift inscription (not from the editors et al). There are blushes of foxing fore and aft, the papertrims are tanned. There is evidence of much avid use throughout. There are age-related blotches, some occasional freckles of foxing, about. The folded maps and charts are very neat and tidy. The pages are certain, comfortable, clean, clear, confident, benevolent, diligent, dutiful. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 31kj
USD 160.00 [Appr.: EURO 144.25 | £UK 129.75 | JP¥ 17248]

 
AGAR-HAMILTON, J A I ; TURNER, L C F
The Sidi Rezeg Battles 1941
Oxford University Press, Cape Town. 1957, First Edition. (ISBN: 0196370019). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 505 pages (complete). A sturdy copy. The dustjacket is much worn, torn, scuffed, marked all about. It is stoically intact and comfortable. The boards are tidy. They have shelving wear and marks about the edges, head and foot of the spine. The corners have shallow knocks. The boards are placid, sure. The papertrims are tanned. The frontis and end papers are foxed. The contents are most pleasing. They are assured, clean, clear, very confident, most diligent, dutiful, proud, neat. fk. Very Good/Poor.
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Book number: 66km
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 67.75 | £UK 60.75 | JP¥ 8085]
Keywords: 0196370019

 
AGAR-HAMILTON, J A I ; TURNER, L C F
The Sidi Rezeg Battles 1941
Oxford University Press, Cape Town. 1957, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 505 pages (complete). Part of the 'Union War Histories' series. Included: a commemorative 'pullout' from the Cape Argus of Saturday, November 25, 1961 marking the twentieth anniversary of the Sidi Rezeg battle, written by Uys Krige. The dustjacket is comfortably worn, creased, scuffed. It is secure and sure. The boards are tidy with some light shelving marks to the edges. The papertrims, the frontis and end pages are foxed from age and storage. The pages have some age related marks. Otherwise, the contents are clean, clear, very confident, diligent, healthy. fk. Fair/Fair.
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Book number: blji
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 67.75 | £UK 60.75 | JP¥ 8085]

 
HEWITT, GWEN
Womanhood at War : The Story of the Sawas
Gwen Hewitt, Johannesburg. 1947, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 173 pages (complete). A comfortable copy of this history of the South African Womens' Auxiliary Service. The book has a clear plastic protective cover. The dustjacket has some tanning from age and storage, some light wear and scuffing. It is secure and sure. The contents are mild-mannered, gently aged, contented. The pages are assured, friendly, confident, generous, clean and clear. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 37hq
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 81.25 | £UK 73 | JP¥ 9702]

 
HEWITT, GWEN
Womanhood at War : The Story of the Sawas
Gwen Hewitt, Johannesburg. 1947, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 173 pages (complete). A comfortable copy of this history of the South African Womens' Auxiliary Service. The book has a clear plastic protective cover. The dustjacket has some tanning from age and storage, some light wear and scuffing. It is secure and sure. The contents are mild-mannered, gently aged, contented. The pages are assured, friendly, confident, generous, clean and clear. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 38hq
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 81.25 | £UK 73 | JP¥ 9702]

 
KLEIN, HARRY
Springboks in Armour : The South African Armoured Cars in World War II
Purnell & Sons (SA) Pty. Ltd. Cape Town, Johannesburg. 1965, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 338 pages (complete). A generously owned copy. The dustjacket is evocative and comfortable; there is wear and creasing to all edges, seams and faces. There is scuffing and handling and storage marking. The boards are most smart. Within, there is evidence of much use throughout. Some folded photographic plates have wear but not so as to disable them or detract from their intention. The papertrims are marked from handling and storage. The early and later pages have age-related and handling marks. In general, though, the contents are pleasingly congenial, clean, clear, certain and diligent. fk (rf58). Fair/Poor.
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Book number: bnvg
USD 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 43.25 | £UK 39 | JP¥ 5174]

 
MARTIN, LT-GEN H. J ; ORPEN, COL NEIL D
Eagles Victorious: The Operations of the South African Forces over the Mediterranean and Europe, in Italy, the Balkans and the Aegean, and from Gibraltar and West Africa (South African Forces World War II Volume VI)
Purnell, Cape Town. 1977, First Edition. (ISBN: 0868430080). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 494 pages plus folded maps (complete). A tidy copy. The dustjacket has wear about the edges. They have scuffing and some very light marking. The boards are good-looking and healthy. Within, the frontispage has a previous owner inscription. The contents are most pleasing. They are clean, clear, very confident, tight and certain - as if barely used. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: bmcf
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.25 | £UK 40.5 | JP¥ 5390]
Keywords: 0868430080

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