Chapter 1: Fiction - Short Stories
found: 10 books

 
DAHL, ROALD
The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and Six More
Jonathan Cape. 1977, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0224015478). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Small edge tears on jacket and marked.Light foxing.Tightly bound.[R.N]. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: arpg
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 | £UK 12 | JP¥ 1640]
Keywords: JPG~ 0224015478

 
HOULT, NORAH
Cocktail Bar
William Heinemann Ltd. 1950, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 214 pages (complete). Norah Hoult's private life was enough to thin the lips of any Catholic neighbour. However, it was this spirit and self-confidence of experience that infuses her writing. This collection of short stories enfolds the reader just so. This copy has been much owned. The dustjacket has a clear cellophane protective cover. The dj has wear, tear, scuffing and marking and foxing. It is comfortable and secure. The boards are patient. They have wear about the edges and corners. The faces are mild-mannered. Within, the contents are freckled with foxing here and there. The pages are comfortable, clear, healthy and hale. fk. Fair/Poor.
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Book number: bmqv
USD 70.00 [Appr.: EURO 62.5 | £UK 55.25 | JP¥ 7652]

 
KESTELL, J D
Modderrivier - Kort Verhale
J H de Bussy, Beperk, Pretoria / Holl.-Afrik. Uitgevers Mij. v/h. Dusseau & Co. Kaapstad. 1928, First Edition. Hardcover. 160 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A much owned, stoic copy. The boards are much worn, scuffed, marked all about. They are still rigid and steady. The contents bear considerable evidence of repeated, contented childish use. There are doodles, annotations, hand marks, storage marks all through. Nonetheless, the pages are patient, passive, clear, resolutely competent. fk. Poor/No Jacket.
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Book number: 8ib
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2186]

 
KRIGE, UYS
Keur Uit Die Verhale Van J Van Melle
J L van Schaik, Beperk, Pretoria. 1967, Fourth printing. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 186 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A contented copy. The dustjacket has marks, wear, stains all about. It is sure and secure. The boards are very healthy and smart. The contents are exceptionally pleasing. They are bright, fresh, firm, clean, clear, congenial. fk. Very Good/Poor.
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Book number: 45jr
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2186]

 
PEDLER, MARGARET
Waves of Destiny
Hodder & Stoughton Limited, London. 1924, First Edition. Hardcover. 320 pages (complete). A much owned and negligently stored copy. The boards are marked, scuffed, worn from storage and handling. They are placid. Within, the contents are sprinkled with foxing. There is evidence of usage throughout. However, the pages are comfortable, clear, companionable. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bwrv
USD 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 | £UK 4.75 | JP¥ 656]

 
PLESSIS, P G DU
Hier Sit Die Manne .
Perskor. 1983, First Edition. (ISBN: 0628023804). Hardcover. 92 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. Most generously inscribed and signed by du Plessis on the frontispage (signed 'P.G.'). Signed more fully on the title page (dated: 22/11/83). A kind copy. The boards are smart, neat, steady, sound. The contents have very mild evidence of use throughout. The pages, though, are clean, clear, contented, convivial, congenial. fk. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 47it
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27 | £UK 23.75 | JP¥ 3279]
Keywords: 0628023804

 
SCHWERDTFEGER, A. [EDITOR]; SNYMAN, N.J. [EDITOR];
Op Afrikaanse Werf - Verhaalbundel
Tafelberg. 1988, 2nd Revised edition. (ISBN: 0624026248). Softcover. 112 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. Short stories by: Boerneef, Anna M Louw, Linda Joubert, Jan Schutte, A A J van Niekerk, Hennie Aucamp, Pirow Bekker, Margaret Bakkes, Anna Jordaan, Paul C Venter, Petra M?ller, E Kotze, P J Philander. A placid copy. The covers have wear, handling marks, sunning about the spine. They secure and sure. The pages are clean, clear, benign, assured. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 29iy
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1093]
Keywords: 0624026248

 
SMITH, ALEXANDER MCCALL
Good President Wenceslas
Maclean Dubois, Edinburgh. 2013, Limited. Softcover. 12 pages (complete). Signed by McCall Smith on the title page. Unnumbered copy of a limited edition of 1000 copies. Originally published in 'The Scotsman' where many of Alexander McCall Smith's works have first appeared. This short story is most charmingly produced. McIntosh's illustrations are evocative. Card cover with tipped-in titling plate (illustrated). The covers have very light storage creases. The contents are most agreeable. They are comforting, comfortable, genial, congenial, clean, clear, utterly pleasing. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: ceam
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 80.5 | £UK 71 | JP¥ 9838]

 
SNYMAN, DANA
Anderkant Die Scrap
Human & Rousseau, Kaapstad & Pretoria. 2006, First Edition. (ISBN: 0798147148). Paperback. 184 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A passive copy. The covers are assured. They have storage wear about, user wear to the edges and corners. They have some marks, some scuffing. The contents are secure. They have foxing and tanning to the early and later pages. In between, and in general, the contents are clean, clear, comfortable. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 95iy
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27 | £UK 23.75 | JP¥ 3279]
Keywords: 0798147148

 
VILLIERS, C G S DE
Overbergse Eergister
Tafelberg-Uitgewers, Kaapstad. 1965, 3rd edition. Hardcover. 129 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. Signed by de Villiers on the title page. The boards are mild-mannered, worn about the edges, scuffed. They are sure and steady. The contents are most agreeable. They are clean, clear, benevolent, very confident. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 5hq
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 67 | £UK 59 | JP¥ 8198]

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