Chapter 1: Biography
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SCRIVEN, SOL ; BARREN, CHARLES
Tomorrow's Immortals
Transcripta Books, London. 1973, First Edition. (ISBN: 0903012138). Softcover. 314 pages (complete). Inscribed and signed by Sol Scriven on the frontispage (dated: 14/6/73). A comfortable copy. The covers have wear about the edges and seams from handling. The covers are even yet assured and tidy. The contents are in pleasing condition. They are very clean, clear, competent, certain, confident, convivial. fk. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 20hq
USD 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 43.25 | £UK 38 | JP¥ 5293]
Keywords: 0903012138

 
SEEKINGS, JOHN CORMAC
Rudd : The Search for a Cape Merchant
Klipdrift Books, Bradford-on-Avon. 2009, First Edition. (ISBN: 0956114806). Softcover. 210 pages (complete). Inscribed by John Cormac Seekings on the frontispage. A contentedly owned copy. The covers are tidy, healthy. They have light user wear about the edges. They are placid. The contents are assured. There is evidence of amiable use here and there with some domestic marks. The pages are otherwise clean, clear, serene, confident, certain, sure. fk. Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 29ic
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 67.5 | £UK 59.5 | JP¥ 8271]
Keywords: 0956114806

 
SELVER, PAUL ; MASARYK, JAN (INTRODUCTION)
Masaryk : A Biography
Michael Joseph Ltd. London. 1940, First Edition. Hardcover. 326 pages (complete). A decent copy of this biography of Czechoslovakia's first president. The boards are a little worn about the edges and seams. There is scuffing. The boards are yet steady and sound. The contents are in excellent condition. They are fresh, very clean and clear, very confident, very certain. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cdne
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 36 | £UK 31.75 | JP¥ 4411]
Catalogue: Biography

 
SHORT, GRAHAM
The Trevor Goddard Story
Purfleet Productions (Pty) Ltd. Durban. 1965, First Edition. Hardcover. 215 pages (complete). SIGNED by TREVOR GODDARD. A placid copy. The boards have marks from storage and handling. They are healthy and assured. The early and later pages have foxing and some aging marks. However, the pages, in general, are clean, comfortable, clear, certain, amiable and engaging. fk. Fair/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: bpvs
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45 | £UK 39.75 | JP¥ 5514]

 
SISSON, TERENCE
Just Nuisance, Ab: His Full Story
W.J. Flesch. 1989. (ISBN: 094998938X). Soft cover. reprint. the wraps are shelf rubbed and a bit creased, small tears. tanning. light marks. no inscriptions. well bound. good copy.[S.Nor]. Good.
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Book number: acwr
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.5 | £UK 4 | JP¥ 551]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: 094998938X

 
SMITH, J R
Capt. R.S. Webb, Mbe, Rfa (1892-1976): From Shropshire to Paarl Via Geodesy and Lesotho
South African Council for Professional and Technical Surveyors, Johannesburg. 1995, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620189800). Softcover. 120 pages (complete). A patrician copy. Included is a compliments slip from the South African Journal of Surveying and Mapping / Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Landmeetkunde en Kartering. The covers are benign. They have light wear from storage. They are comfortable and sure and tidy. The frontispage has some foxing. The contents are pleasing. They are placid and contented. The pages are clean, clear, confident. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cfgi
USD 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 72 | £UK 63.5 | JP¥ 8822]
Keywords: 0620189800

 
SMITH, JANET; TROMP, BEAUREGARD
Hani: A Life Too Short
Jonathan Ball Publishers. 2009. (ISBN: 1868423492). Soft cover. wraps are shelf rubbed. and a bit edge worn. light marks. well bound. good copy.[S.K]. Good.
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Book number: 45gv
USD 29.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.25 | £UK 23 | JP¥ 3198]
Keywords: JPG~ 1868423492

 
SOROKER, YAKOV ; VINNER, J (TRANS) ; KRANE, M (ED)
David Oistrakh
Lexicon Publishing House, Jerusalem. 1982, First Edition. Softcover. 183 pages (complete). Softcover with flaps. The covers have scuffing, wear all about. They are comfortable and secure. The spine has user creasing and wear. The frontispage has a gift inscription (not from the author). The pages are comfortable, warm-hearted, clean, clear, certain, congenial. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bulo
USD 180.00 [Appr.: EURO 161.5 | £UK 142.5 | JP¥ 19850]

 
SOULE, ALLAN ; DIXON, GARY ; RICHARDS, REN?
The Wynand Du Toit Story
Hans Strydom Publishers, Johannesburg. 1987, First Edition. (ISBN: 0947025227). Softcover. 315 pages (complete). Signed by Wynand du Toit on the first free page. A neat, assured copy. The covers have some mild wear to the edges and corners; the faces have light rubbing. Within, the contents are agreeably healthy. They are clean, clear, tight, neat and tidy. fk. Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: bqfr
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 58.5 | £UK 51.5 | JP¥ 7168]
Keywords: 0947025227

 
SPIES, F J DU TOIT
Hamelberg En Die Oranje-Vrystaat
N V Swets en Zeitlinger, Amsterdam. 1941, First Edition. Hardcover. 431 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. The paper is of good quality despite being from and used during the Nazi occupation of Holland. A copy in decent condition. The boards have wear and some scuffing. The boards are firm and solid. There are previous owner signatures. The contents are assured, neat, tidy, clean, clear. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cbgk
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45 | £UK 39.75 | JP¥ 5514]

 
STALS, E L P
Kitty Barry : Die Pastoriemoeder Van Calitzdorp
Pro Ecclesia-drukkery, Stellenbosch (printer). 1964, First Edition. Hardcover. 108 pages (complete). Inscribed on the frontispage : "Mr F R Bradlow. Thankyou for an interesting talk on Africana. R L Barry 4.6.71. Robertson" Roelof 'Roelou' Louis Barry was the son of Kitty Barry. F R Bradlow was a highly regarded Africana collector and specialist from Cape Town. In Afrikaans throughout. A placid, pleasing copy. Fully bound in leather. Gilt stamped titling (fresh and agleam). The boards are neat, tidy, healthy. The early and end pages have storage related foxing. Otherwise, the contents are very clean, clear, assured, genial, convivial. fk. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: cfgm
USD 110.00 [Appr.: EURO 98.75 | £UK 87.25 | JP¥ 12131]

 
STEYN, LESLIE M
Just Nuisance - Life Story of an Able Seaman Who Leads a Dog's Life
Stewart Printing Company (Pty.) Ltd. Cape Town. 1943, First Edition. Softcover. 36 pages (complete). A resolute copy. The covers are much worn, scuffed and marked from storage. They are still stoic and secure. The contents are mild-mannered. There are some occasional handling marks, some occasional foxing. However, the contents are, by and large, benign, placid, affectionate, clear, comfortable: they may be read with enjoyment and contentment. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bsvh
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.25 | £UK 14.25 | JP¥ 1985]

 
STRYDOM, DR C J SCHEEPERS
Held Van Colenso : Die Verhaal Van Genl. Louis Botha
Tafelberg-Uitgewers. 1972, First Edition. (ISBN: 0624002586). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 95 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A sure copy. The dustjacket has some wear, scuffing and marking. It is secure and sure. The boards are tidy, smart, healthy. The contents are mild-mannered and assured. The bottom corners have slight storage marks. Otherwise, the pages are clean, clear, confident, certain. fk. Good/Fair.
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Book number: canf
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45 | £UK 39.75 | JP¥ 5514]
Keywords: 0624002586

 
STRYDOM, DR C J SCHEEPERS
Held Van Colenso : Die Verhaal Van Genl. Louis Botha (S a Galery 9)
Tafelberg-Uitgewers (Edms) Bpk, Kaapstad. 1972, First Edition. (ISBN: 0624002586). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 95 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A gently aging copy. The dustjacket is foxed and worn from storage. It is secure and sure. The boards are tidy and simple; they are healthy. Within, the contents are foxed throughout from storage conditions. Otherwise, the pages are clean, clear, placid, assured, certain. fk. Good/Fair.
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Book number: cekv
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.5 | £UK 35.75 | JP¥ 4963]
Keywords: 0624002586

 
TAYLOR, J. B.
Lucky Jim: Memoirs of a Randlord
Stonewall Books, Cape Town. 2005, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620295082). Paperback. 205 pages (complete). A most pleasing copy. The covers are smart, neat. The contents are most clean, clear, certain, confident, convivial - as if new throughout. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: caod
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 54 | £UK 47.5 | JP¥ 6617]
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TELFORD, SUSAN
'in a World a Wir Ane' a Shetland Herring Girl's Story
The Shetland Times Ltd. 1998, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 1898852448). Soft cover. The wraps are shelf rubbed.Scarring.Tightly bound.Very good copy.[R.K]. Very Good.
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Book number: 89bb
USD 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 10 | £UK 8.75 | JP¥ 1213]
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TERBLANCHE, H. O
John Vorster, Ob-Generaal En Afrikanervegter
CUM-Boeke, Roodepoort. 1983, First Edition. (ISBN: 086984413X). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 235 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. Signed by Terblanche on the title page. A biography of Vorster during his Nazi-sympathising years. A benign copy. The dustjacket has some light wear and scuffing and marking. The boards are sound with storage marks to the faces and some mild shelving wear to the edges. Within, the pages are clear, confident, clean. fk. Good/Fair. Signed.
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Book number: bqay
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 89.75 | £UK 79.25 | JP¥ 11028]
Keywords: 086984413X

 
TREVINO, ELIZABETH BORTON DE
My Heart Lies South - the Story of My Mexican Marriage
Victor Gollancz Ltd. London. 1954, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The dustjacket of this book is much worn and torn and marked. There are open tears to the top right hand corner of the front dj cover and smaller open tears to both of the front bottom corners. The front cover also has some handling and shelving marks and stains. The back cover, too, has shelf and handling markings. There open tears along the bottom edge of the dj cover. There is wear to the top edge. The spine has open tears to the head and foot. The green cloth cover is in general good condition with some shelving and use marking to the head and foot of the spine. The front and end papers are much spotted and discoloured by age and storage conditions. The body of the book though is clean, clear and complete with bright text. fk. Good/Fair.
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Book number: agnb
USD 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 | £UK 7.25 | JP¥ 993]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: JPG~

 
VICKERS, HUGO
Cecil Beaton: The Authorized Biography
Weidenfeld & Nicolson. 1985, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0297784056). Hardcover, with dust jacket. jacket is shelf rubbed. tanning. light marks. ownership inscriptions. well bound. good copy.[S.N]. Good/Good.
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Book number: 52fx
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1103]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: JPG~ 0297784056

 
VIGNE, RANDOLPH
Thomas Pringle : South African Pioneer, Poet and Abolitionist
James Currey /UCT Press. 2013, First Edition. (ISBN: 1775820130). Softcover. 270 pages (complete). Inscribed and signed by Randolph Vigne on the title page (dated: 12.2.13). A most pleasing copy. The covers are fresh, healthy. The contents are in excellent condition. They are clean, clear, bright, hale - as if new throughout. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: cdyo
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 36 | £UK 31.75 | JP¥ 4411]
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VISSER, COENRAAD. [EDITOR]
Essays in Honour of Ellison Kahn
Juta & Co. Ltd. Cape Town and Johannesburg. 1989, First Edition. (ISBN: 0702123706). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 367 pages (complete). An astute, acute book. The dustjacket of this tribute to the legendary editor of the SALJ and law teacher, is tidy. The dj has some sunning to the spine; the edges and corners have some mild wear. The covers are fully covered in juristic red leather. These are smart and impressive. The edges and corners do have some light knocks. Within, the contents are near immaculate. The pages are tight, sure, assured, clean, clear - as if barely used throughout. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: bqen
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 54 | £UK 47.5 | JP¥ 6617]
Keywords: 0702123706

 
WAITE, TERRY
Taken on Trust
Coronet Books. 1994, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0340609699). Soft cover. Signed by Author(s)Wraps are rubbed and creased.Signed by author.Tightly bound.[R.N]. Very Good. signed.
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Book number: asso
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 | £UK 6.5 | JP¥ 882]
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WALKER, ERIC A
Lord de Villiers and His Times - South Africa 1842-1914
Constable & Company Ltd. London. 1925, First Edition. Hardcover. 523 pages (complete). A benign, gently aging copy. The boards are calm and sure. They have some shelving wear to the corners and spine. The top page trims are gilded (fresh and gleams). The other page trims are foxed. The contents are patient and paternal. They are foxed throughout to varying degrees. Nonetheless, the pages are clear, comfortable, competent, dutiful, dedicated. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bwmt
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 36 | £UK 31.75 | JP¥ 4411]
Catalogue: Biography

 
WALKER, ERIC A
W P Schreiner : A South African
Oxford University Press / Humphrey Milford, London. 1937, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 386 pages (complete). An amiably aging copy. The dustjacket is foxed, scuffed, marked and worn from age and storage. It is comfortable and secure. The boards are benign, with light wear about the edges and spine. The paper trims are foxed and tanned. The contents are assured. They have some flushes of foxing here and there throughout. They are congenial, avuncular, clear, certain, competent, confident. fk. Good/Poor.
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Book number: cdos
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.5 | £UK 35.75 | JP¥ 4963]

 
WALLIS, J P R
Fitz : The Story of Sir Percy Fitzpatrick
Macmillan & Co Ltd. London. 1955, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 278 pages (complete). Ex-library (Cape Provincial Library Service) copy with consequent debris, residue, labels, stamps, annotations, use and wear. A stable copy. The dustjacket has a clear plastic protective cover (scruffy). The dj is worn, scuffed, marked, secure and sure. The boards are benign; there is some light wear and scuffing. They are steady. The contents have evidence of avid use throughout. The contents, though, are benign, clean, clear, contented, certain. fk. Fair/Fair.
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Book number: 3ix
USD 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 | £UK 4.75 | JP¥ 662]

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