Africana - Humour from Chapter 1 Books

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50 Politieke Prente uit De Burger

by Boonzaier, D C

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1916
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$250.00

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De Nationale Pers, Beperkt, 1916. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Boonzaier, D C. Complete. A comfortably owned copy. The covers have much wear, tear all about. They have scuffing, handling and storage marks. However, they are resolutely assured. The contents are pleasing. The early pages have marks and wear. Still… Read more
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$250.00
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Natal Daily News, Durban, 1940. 2nd Edition83ng. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Leyden, Jock. 96 pages (complete). A comfortably owned copy of this collection of early cartoons by the legendary Jock Leyden who drew cartoons for the Durban Daily News for nearly seventy years! The covers have wear about the edges and the spine. They have… Read more
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$80.00
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Monty Wilson's Humorous Native Studies

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1941
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$40.00

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E P & Commercial Printing Co., Ltd., Durban, 1941. First Edition. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. Wilson, Monty. Complete. A much owned copy. The covers are worn, torn, scuffed, worn (they are included). The contents are very much of their time. The contents have wear about the edges, some light user creasing, some light handling marks.… Read more
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Defending the Caveman

by Plewman, Tim

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781920137199
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$90.00

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Two Dogs, Cape Town, 2007. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. Signed. 167 pages (complete).Signed by the author.A neat copy. The covers are healthy and sure. There is very light user wear to the edges and seams. The contents are in excellent condition. They are amiable, clean, clear, convivial, assured. fk. Our orders… Read more
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$90.00
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I Got a Licence : A New Collection of Cartoons

by Marais, David

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$38.00

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Books of Africa (Pty) Ltd., Cape Town, 1962. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Complete. An assured copy. The covers are comfortable. They have light handling marks and some user wear about the spine and edges. However, the spine is fit, the covers healthy. The contents are clean, clear, convivial, mischievous. fk.… Read more
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$38.00
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The Humour of Paul Gardner

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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Private, 1970. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 110 pages (complete). A kindly, genial booklet. Please note that the book has been imperfectly trimmed - however, the text and scope of appreciation is unaffected. The card covers are benign, tidy, a little scuffed. The pages are very clean, clear, companionable, affable. fk. Our orders… Read more
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And the Laity Laughed : A Harvest of Humour from Pulpit and Parish

by Stokes, C S

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1929
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
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$40.00

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R L Esson & Co., Limited, Johannesburg, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 173 pages (complete). A much owned copy. The boards are much worn, marked all about. They are determinedly capable and secure. The contents have aging marks. They are, in general, amiable, convivial, assured, clear and generous of spirit. fk.… Read more
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Memoirs of a French Poodle

by Masson, Madeleine (ed)

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1955
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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Howard B Timmins, Cape Town, 1955. First Edition. Softcover. Fair/No Jacket. Desmond, Nerine. 20 pages (complete). A much owned copy. The laminated card covers are worn, creased, tanned, comfortable. A newspaper report on the funeral of Brunette du Clos Beausejour is attached to page 2. The contents are much worn. They are foxed and marked.… Read more
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Wittebroodkorsies ... met jêm

by Symington, Johann

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
2003
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780799331288
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$28.00

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LAPA Uitgewers, Pretoria, 2003. First Edition. Paperback. Fair/No Jacket. Mouton, Fred. 192 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A mild, avidly owned copy. The covers are tidy with some light wear about the edges. The contents have evidence of contented use throughout. Despite this light wear, the pages are clean, clear, genial, contented, affable.… Read more
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An Immigrant's Guide to South Africa

by Wood, Stella A

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1950
Condition
Fair
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$8.00

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Central News Agency, Ltd., South Africa, 1950. Softcover. Fair/No Jacket. Hudson, Rex. 63 pages (complete). A much owned copy. The card covers are much worn and marked all about from handling and storage. They are yet secure and sure. There is evidence of much contented use throughout. Nonetheless, the pages are clear, benign,… Read more
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$8.00
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Stubble

by Stokes, C S

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1944
Condition
Poor
Edition
Second reprintbsqm
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$10.00

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Sanctuary Shillings", Cape Town, 1944. Second reprintbsqm. Softcover. Poor/No Jacket. 96 pages (complete). A much worn copy of this fund-raising (for Wartime charities) book of humour. An effusive foreword by the then Crown Prince George of Greece and Denmark (who was in exile in South Africa with his family during the war years). The covers… Read more
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The Life History of an Ostrich

by Langenhoven, the late C J

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1953
Condition
Poor
Item Price
$15.00

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The Illustrator, 1953. Softcover. Poor/No Jacket. Pocock, Allan. 25 pages (complete). At some stage the booklet has been subjected to lamentably damp storage conditions. This means that the covers and pages have damp tide-marks. The covers and pages are marked from handling and storage. However, they are affable and kindly. The pages are… Read more
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