Chapter 1: Biography
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NIENABER, P J
Dr O'Kulis Met Sy Eselskakebeen of Die Lewe En Werk Van Ds. Willem Postma (1874-1920)
Voortrekkerpers Beperk, Johannesburg. 1950, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 192 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. Postma was a preacher and a very early champion of the Afrikaans language - possibly one of the most important. The dustjacket is modest with wear, marks, scuffing. It is, nonetheless, secure. The boards are healthy with some light corner wear and edge wear. Within, the frontis and end papers have scotch tape residue marks. The pages are mild-mannered, clean, clear, certain, comfortable. fk. Good/Fair.
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Book number: blag
USD 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 72.5 | £UK 64.25 | JP¥ 8657]

 
NOAKES, TIM; VLISMAS, MICHAEL
Challenging Beliefs: Memoirs of a Career
Zebra Press. 2011. (ISBN: 1770221468). Soft cover. Signed by Author(s)wraps are shelf rubbed. light marks. long gift inscription & author's signature. light marks. well bound. good copy.[S.K]. Good.
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Book number: okxo
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.75 | £UK 28.25 | JP¥ 3787]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: JPG~ 1770221468

 
NOAKES, TIM; VLISMAS, MICHAEL
Challenging Beliefs: Memoirs of a Career
Zebra Press. 2011, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 1770221468). Soft cover. wraps are a bit shelf rubbed. light marks. well bound. very good copy.[S.K]. Very Good.
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Book number: ojyz
USD 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.75 | £UK 19.25 | JP¥ 2597]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: JPG~ 1770221468

 
PARISH, J R
Ann Harding
Arlington House Publishers. 1974. Hardcover. 44 pages (complete). Extracted from "RKO Girls" by James Robert Parish. Therefore, this re-bound extract's pagination starts at page 11. This story of Ann Harding is complete. The covers are neat, very healthy. The front pastedown has an ex-libris plate. The contents are tight, healthy. They have some very light foxing to the edges. The pages are assured, clean, clear. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cgsk
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 16.25 | JP¥ 2164]
Catalogue: Film - Biography

 
PARKER, ULLA HYDE
Cousin Beatie: A Memory of Beatrix Potter
Frederick Warne. 1981, First Edition. (ISBN: 0723227934). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 40 pages (complete). A kindly copy. The dustjacket is tidy and benign. The boards have some light storage wear. The contents are amiable, amenable, charming, genteel, clean and clear. fk. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: bykj
USD 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 | £UK 7.25 | JP¥ 974]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: 0723227934

 
SCOTT-PARKIN, REV FR ANTHONY
John Daverin 1851-1922 : A Memoir
The Author, Port Elizabeth. 2000. Hardcover. 193 pages (complete). A very neat copy. The boards are smart, healthy, sound. The gilt stamped titling is fresh. The contents are exceptionally agreeable. They are very clean, very clear, very certain, generous, diligent and genial - as if new throughout! fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: cgfi
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 54.25 | £UK 48.25 | JP¥ 6493]

 
PENROSE, ROLAND
Picasso: His Liffe and Work
Victor Gollancz Ltd. London. 1958, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 392 pages (complete). From the library of South African artist CECIL HIGGS (who SIGNED the first free page). The dustjacket blurbs (from back face and flaps) are included. The covers are mild with some shelving and user wear, dustings of shelving and handling marks. Within, the contents are languid. There are sprays of foxing here and there throughout. Nonetheless, the pages are clean, clear, comfortable, placid, very assured. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bwqf
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 16.25 | JP¥ 2164]
Catalogue: Art - Biography

 
PETRUS, TOM
My Life Struggle: The Story of Petrus Tom
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.: Ravan Pr of South Africa. 1985, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0869752448). Soft cover. The wraps are rubbed and marked.Internally clean.Well bound.Very good copy.[R.K]. Very Good.
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Book number: ya18
USD 22.00 [Appr.: EURO 20 | £UK 17.75 | JP¥ 2381]
Keywords: 0869752448

 
PILLEY, PHIL;ALLCOCK, TONY
The Story of Bowls: From Drake to Bryant
Stanley Paul. 1987, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0091663806). Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is a bit shelf rubed.previous owner's inscriptions.well bound.en. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: kx81
USD 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 | £UK 5 | JP¥ 649]
Keywords: 0091663806

 
PRELLER, GUSTAV
Piet Retief : Lewensgeskiedenis Van Die Grote Voortrekker
De Nationale Pers, Bpkt. 1920, 10th Edition. Hardcover. 409 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A much owned copy. The boards are marked, scuffed, worn all about. The boards, although a little geriatric, are secure and sure. The contents have some annotations. The pages have wear throughout. Whilst the book creaks a little, the protest is mild as the pages are clear, benign, certain, competent. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: cacc
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.75 | £UK 36.25 | JP¥ 4870]

 
PRINSLOO, DR DAAN
Stem Uit Die Wilderness - 'n Biografie Oor Oud-Pres. Pw Botha
Vaandel-Uitgewers, Mossel Bay. 1997, Second Edition. (ISBN: 0958406162). Softcover. 458 pages (complete). A much owned copy that has also languished in storage. The covers, however, are neat and tidy. They have some light user wear about the edges. The paper trims having foxing. The earlier and later pages are also foxed from storage conditions. The contents have mild evidence of usage. The pages are comfortable, certain, clear, clean, competent, sure. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cdip
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.25 | £UK 40.25 | JP¥ 5411]
Keywords: 0958406162

 
QUENNELL, PETER (ED.)
A Lonely Business : A Self Portrait of James Pope - Hennessy
Weidenfeld & Nicolson. 1981, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0297779184). Hardcover, with dust jacket. jacket and boards are rubbed and edge worn. light tanning and marks. well bound. good copy.[S.K]. Good/Good.
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Book number: avzb
USD 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 10 | £UK 9 | JP¥ 1190]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: JPG~ 0297779184

 
RACSTER, OLGA ; GROVE, JESSICA
The Journal of Dr James Barry
John Lane, The Bodley Head / Howard B Timmins, Cape Town. 1932, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 183 pages (complete). A pleasing copy. Included is a press clipping from the Cape Times about this book. The dustjacket has wear, creasing and scuffing, marks. It is secure and comfortable. The boards are bright and healthy. The frontispage has previous owner annotations. The contents are most agreeable. They are very clean, very clear, assured, confident and fresh. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 92hp
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 25.5 | £UK 22.5 | JP¥ 3030]

 
VALLERY-RADOT, RENE ; HAMILTON, LADY CLAUDE (TRANS)
Louis Pasteur - His Life and Labours by His Son-in-Law
Longmans, Green and Co, London. 1885, First Edition. Hardcover. 300 pages (complete). A benign copy. Rebound. The boards are scuffed, worn, marked from use and storage. They are secure. The early and later pages have some wear. The contents in general neat, clean, clear, confident, generous. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 23io
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 | £UK 11.25 | JP¥ 1515]
Catalogue: Biography

 
RAINIER, MARGARET
Madonela : Donald Strachan - Autocrat of Umzimkulu
Mark Rainier, Grahamstown. 2003, First Edition. (ISBN: 0868103926). Softcover. 361 pages (complete). A comfortable, pleasing copy of Strachan's story by his grand-daughter. The covers are neat, stable and tidy. They have very light wear about the edges. Within, the contents are very smart, tidy, clean, clear, assured and generous. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bmsl
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 54.25 | £UK 48.25 | JP¥ 6493]
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REED, DOUGLAS
Nemesis? the Story of Otto Strasser
Jonathan Cape, London. 1940, First Edition. Hardcover. 350 pages (complete). Inscribed and signed by Douglas Reed to the Port Elizabeth Club (dated: Dec 28/1947). Ex-library (Port Elizabeth Club Library) copy with consequent labels, stamps, wear and marks and usage. Strasser was Reed's political model. His and Reed's particular strain of National Socialism, although earning the fury of Hitler, was as anti-Zionist and anti-Communist. The boards of this copy are much worn and scuffed all about. They are marked. They are resolutely sure. Within, the early and later pages are tanned and foxed. In general the pages are clean, clear, comfortable, competent. fk. Fair/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: bkpx
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.25 | £UK 40.25 | JP¥ 5411]

 
RIEHL, W H
Kulturgeschichtliche Charakterk?Pfe : Aus Der Erinnerung Gezeichnet
Verlag der T. G Cotta'schen Buchhandlung, Stuttgart. 1891, First Edition. Hardcover. 528 pages (complete). In German throughout. Teutonic font. A decent copy. Habsburg red board with gilt stamping and titling. The spine is faded from sunning. The boards have wear about the edges and there is some light scuffing. The contents are mild-mannered, assured, clean, clear, diligent. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bytx
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 | £UK 6.5 | JP¥ 866]
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ROBINSON, SIR ALBERT
Memoirs : 1915 to 1994
The Author. 1995. Hardcover. 339 pages (complete). A handsome, elegant copy. Red cloth covered boards. These have very light scuff-marks. The front cover has a small stain. The front cover has a leather crest affixed. This is in healthy condition. The frontis and end papers are of moiré. The contents are in immaculate condition. They are tight, fresh, avuncular, clean, clear, commendable in every way, patrician, confident. A most pleasing copy. fk. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 14hq
USD 240.00 [Appr.: EURO 217 | £UK 192.25 | JP¥ 25971]

 
JAXA-RONIKIER, B
The Red Executioner Dzierjinski (the Good Heart)
Denis Archer, London. 1935, First Edition. Hardcover. 316 pages plus advertising (complete). First edition of the first English language biography of the blood-drenched Dzierjinski. The boards have wear about the edges and corners and seams. There is some mild scuffing. The guttering along the frontispage is cracked. The security of the book is unaffected. The frontispage has previous owner signatures. The contents however, are most satisfactory. The pages are thick, clean, clear, confident, bold, very assured. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bwdp
USD 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 43.5 | £UK 38.5 | JP¥ 5194]
Catalogue: Biography

 
ROSE, JUNE
The Perfect Gentleman: The Remarkable Life of Dr James Miranda Barry, the Woman Who Served As an Officer in the British Army from 1813 to 1859
Hutchinson, London. 1977, First Edition. (ISBN: 0091268400). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 160 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. The dustjacket has wear about all edges, some marks from handling and shelving. It is sure and certain. The boards have shelving wear to the edges and corners. They are otherwise steady and sound. The contents are most agreeable. They are hale, assured, clean, clear, congenial, amenable. fk. Good/Fair.
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Book number: cfeu
USD 52.00 [Appr.: EURO 47 | £UK 41.75 | JP¥ 5627]
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Keywords: 0091268400

 
ROSENTHAL, ERIC
General Dan Pienaar - His Life and His Battles
Afrikaanse Pers. Beperk, Johannesburg. 1943, First Edition. Hardcover. 210 pages. The final page (an illustration plate) is absent. A placid copy of this biography of the legendary Dan Pienaar, written very soon after his sudden death in an aircraft accident. The covers are worn and scuffed. Nonetheless they are comfortable. The spine has much wear but is secure. The page trims have writing from a thick marker. The frontispage has a gift inscription (not from the author). Page 41 has an annotation from a previous owner indicating the mention of a late relation. The pages are contented, benign, clean, clear, assured and certain. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bqju
USD 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 49.75 | £UK 44.25 | JP¥ 5952]

 
ROSENTHAL, ERIC
General de Wet : A Biography
Simondium Publishers, Cape Town. 1968, 2nd Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 295 pages (complete). An assured, amenable copy. The dustjacket is benign and secure and sure. The dj has some light shelving wear. The boards are neat and smart. Within, the contents are in excellent condition. The pages are very clean and clear, confident - as if almost new throughout. fk. Near Fine/Good.
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Book number: bwdw
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ROSS, SUE IMRIE
This Is My World: The Life of Helen Martins, Creator of the Owl House
Oxford University Press. 1997, First Edition. (ISBN: 0195715160). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 272 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. The matte dustjacket is calm, benign. It has shelving wear about the edges, some scuffing. It is secure and sure. The terracotta cloth covered boards are handsome, healthy, most agreeable. The contents have mild evidence of happy use, however they are clean, clear, generous, energetic, good-natured, fresh of spirit, confident and pleasing. fk. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: cejv
USD 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 77 | £UK 68.25 | JP¥ 9198]
Keywords: 0195715160

 
RUBIN, MARTIN
Sarah Gertrude Millin : A South African Life
AD. Donker/ Publisher, Johannesburg. 1977. (ISBN: 094993738X). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 284 pages (complete). A mild-mannered copy. The dustjacket is secure and sure. It has some light wear and some scuffing. The boards are neat and tidy. Within, the contents are clean, clear, comfortable, certain - almost as if unread throughout. fk. Good/Fair.
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Book number: bopf
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 | £UK 11.25 | JP¥ 1515]
Keywords: 094993738X

 
RUDOLPH, IVAN
You Don't Belong Here!
Insight Books. 1982, First Edition. Softcover. 164 pages (complete). A decent copy of this powerful addiction biography. The cover is scuffed, worn, creased and rubbed. It is secure. Within, the contents have evidence of contented use throughout. However, the pages are sure, certain, clean, clear, confident. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bzab
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 16.25 | JP¥ 2164]

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