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Cape to Cairo Argus - The First Newspaper ever produced on a Trans-Continental Motor Run

by Makepeace, Gordon (ed)

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1928
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Rhodesian Printing and Publishing Co Ltd., Bulawayo, Southern Rhodesia, 1928. First Edition. Softcover. Fair/No Jacket. Four page newspaper (complete). Elderly and a bit fragile. Despite these distractions, the boyish energy and sense of adventure are tangible. First Edition. The newsprint is tanned, crisped, worn and torn all about, creased. However, the copy is still convivial,… Read more
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image of Illustrated Cape to Cairo Argus - The First Newspaper ever produced on a Trans-continental Motor Run: No 2, Nairobi, East Africa, Monday, June 18, 1928

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Rhodesian Printing and Publishing Co Ltd., Bulawayo, Southern Rhodesia, 1928. Softcover. Fair/No Jacket. 8 pages (complete). A benignly aged copy of this jovial, energetic, humorous newspaper produced during the Cape to Stockholm sponsored car run. The paper is crisped, tanned from paper quality and age. They have wear about the edges and spine. The… Read more
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Guide to The Transvaal (British Association for the Advancement of Science, Johannesburg Meeting, 1905)

by Bell, H T Montague; Lane, Rev C Arthur (compilers and editors)

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Published
1905
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$40.00

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Transvaal Committees of the South African Association for the Advancement of Science/ Johannesburg Reception Committee/ Bartholomew & Lawlor, Printers, Johannesburg, 1905. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 288 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. The book is energetically detailed (from information on 'night soil' disposal, to the availability of electricity, from the needs of the Public Library to… Read more
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image of South Africa as a Health Resort, with especial reference to the effects of the climate on Consumptive Invalids, and full particulars of the various localities most suitable for their treatment, and also of the Best Means of Reaching the places indicated

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W B Whittingham & Co., London, 1886. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 97 pages (complete). A mellow copy of this rarely encountered book. A fascinating book, mainly about the Cape, giving directions and advice and recommendations for invalids (and assuring them of the lack of necessity to travel by ox-wagon!). The boards have wear, tanning,… Read more
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Pan African Touring Club: Cape Town to Rand road planner

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Published
1947
Condition
Good
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$30.00

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Pan African Touring Club, 1947. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 32 pages (complete). A generously owned copy. There is evidence of avid, repeated use throughout with marks, annotations, creases and wear. The covers and contents have wear about the edges, some tanning about the edges, some mild aging-dulling. However, the pages are clear, companionable, certain, amiable.… Read more
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George: Centre of the Garden Route, Cape Province

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Published
1965
Condition
Near Fine
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George Publicity Association, 1965. Near Fine/No Jacket. 29 pages (complete). A genial copy of this small guide to the pretty Cape town. Landscape format. In excellent condition. The covers are charming, neat. The back cover has very light, shallow storage marks. The contents are most pleasing. They are clean, clear, generous… Read more
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Useful And Ornamental Plants Of Zanzibar And Pemba

by Williams, R.O

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1949
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$80.00

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St Ann's Press, 1949. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Fair. Signed. signed and inscribed by the Author.jacket is rubbed and edge worn.foxing. all pages present.[J.K]. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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Natal Automobile Club Official Route Book

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Published
1929
Condition
Good
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$70.00

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A C Braby, Durban, 1929. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Complete. A much owned copy. Map at rear is loose (as intended); it has wear, mild marking, it is intact and competent. The blue boards are much worn, scuffed, marked, stained, aged all about. They are steady and sure. The contents are timeworn but convivial.… Read more
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The South and East African Year Book and Guide for 1937 with Atlas - 43rd issue

by Gordon Brown, G

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1937
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Good
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Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Ltd., London / Union-Castle Mail Steamship Company, Limited, London, 1937. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 1129 pages plus 64 pages of coloured maps plus advertising (complete). A benign, chummy copy. The exotic boards have wear, marks from storage all about. They are steady and sure. The contents are genially aged. … Read more
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Getaway's 1001 Places to See Before You Die - places to go, things to do in Southern Africa

by Boddy-Evans, Marion ; Exelby, Narina ; Kuschke, Jazz ; Daly, Robyn ; Bristow, David

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
2006
Condition
Good
Edition
2nd Edition
ISBN
9781770071469
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$40.00

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Struik Publishers, 2006. 2nd Edition. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 391 pages (complete). A decent copy. Softcover with flaps. The covers have user wear, creasing, marks. They are sure and secure. The contents have evidence of contented use. The paper trims have storage marks. The contents are bright, fresh, clean, clear, generous, eager,… Read more
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Pilgrim's Rest

by Allen, Denny

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780620317924
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The Author, 2004. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Allen, Denny. 16 pages (complete). A decent copy of this short booklet guide to Pilgrim's Rest in South Africa. The covers are healthy and sure. There is very light wear about the edges and seams. The contents are very pleasing. They are bright, clean, clear, convivial,… Read more
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image of Maloti Drakensberg Route 2010/11 - Eastern Cape, Lesotho, Eastern Free State, Ukhahlamba Drakensberg

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www.malotidrakensbergroute.com, 2010. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 37 pages (complete). Travel booklet / brochure. The covers have some wear about the edges from handling, some scuffing and light creasing. They are tight and sure. The contents are clean, clear, certain, tight. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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KwaZulu-Natal - South Africa : A Majestic Experience

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Good
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Tourism Kwazulu-Natal, Durban. Softcover. Good. 23 pages (complete). Tourism brochure from the late 1990s. A placid copy. The covers have scuffing and some light wear. The contents are agreeable, decent, clean, clear. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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SWA : Tourist Guide / Toeristegids / Touristenführer

by Schindler, Hanns-Michael (ed)

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1973
Condition
Good
Edition
3rd edition
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$19.00

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The Shell Company of South West Africa Ltd., Windhoek, 1973. 3rd edition. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. Eloff, Zackie . 86 pages (complete). In English, Afrikaans and German. An unusual travel guide in that other than text there are no photographs. It is instead pleasingly illustrated with sketches by Zackie Eloff, maps (some folded). Included: a… Read more
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Long Ago Way : In the Footsteps of Alphons Hustinx

by Oberholzer, Obbie

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Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781770094017
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$150.00

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Jacana Media (Pty) Ltd., Johannesburg, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fair. 197 pages (complete). A most satisfying, even luscious copy. The dustjacket of this photographic journey through South Africa, following that of the legendary Belgian photographer Alphons Hustinx. The dustjacket is attractive. It has wear about the edges but is otherwise healthy and bright. … Read more
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