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Letter by Sir Theophilus Shepstone

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Good
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1879. Softcover. Good. A handwritten letter by Sir Theophilus Shepstone as he ended his station in the Transvaal. It refers - obliquely - to the death of his son, George at the Battle of Isandhlwana. The letter is dated February 25th 1879 - a month after the fateful battle. The letter is addressed to Miss… Read more
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Open Letters to Celebrities and other connected with South Africa - reprinted from The Critic (Johannesburg)

by [Hess, Henry]

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1895
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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The African Critic, London; Gordon and Gotch, Ltd, Cape Town; The Critic, Pretoria / Johannesburg, 1895. First Edition. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 112 pages (complete). A much owned and aged and very rare copy. Included: a briefing note providing much background information about the book. The spine was, at some more recent time, repaired with paper… Read more
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Afrika (Allgemeine Landerkunde)

by Sievers, Prof Dr Wilhelm (Gen Ed); Hahn, Professor Dr Friedrich (ed)

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Published
1901
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Very Good
Edition
2nd Edition
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Bibliographisches Instituut, Leipzig / Wien, 1901. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 681 pages (complete). In German throughout. Quarter leather. A sound copy. The green cloth covered boards have some wear, scuffing from handling, storage, shelving. The leather spine is worn, cracked. The gilt decoration and titling are benign. The spine… Read more
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University of Cape Town Library / South African Library / Suid-Afrikaanse Biblioteek / Biblioteek, Universiteit van Kaapstad, 1958. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Complete. Photolitho-offset reprint of 1558(?) edition. In medieval German. Manuscript fonts and styles. A benign copy. Boards have a clear plastic protective cover. The boards have mild tanning about the edges… Read more
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$60.00
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African Book Company, Limited, Grahamstown, 1908. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 640 pages (complete). A gently aging copy. The boards are much worn, scuffed, marked all about from handling and storage. They are resolute and secure. The contents are benign. The pages fore and aft are a little brittle from tanning. Otherwise,… Read more
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African Book Company, Limited, Grahamstown, 1909. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 644 pages (complete). A benign copy. The red boards have wear about all edges, corners and seams. They are scuffed, a little worn from handling and storage. The spine is sunned and worn. The spine label is worn. Nonetheless, the boards are steady… Read more
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AFRICANA BOOKS & PICTURES - A SELECTION OF PUBLISHED PAPERS

by Bradlow, Frank R,

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780869610657
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$30.00

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A.A.Balkema, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The dust jacket is a little shelf rubbed and edge worn. The binding is excellent. GK. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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Boys' High School Annual: 1912 - Jongens Hoger School

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Published
1912
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Good
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$50.00

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1912. Softcover. Good. A very rare book. The wraps are shelf rubbed, edge worn and tanned, with the spine slightly damaged and exposed. Despite this, the wraps remain intact and legible. Internally, there is tanning and foxing throughout, but the pages within are neat and complete. The binding remains secure. In good condition considering its age. JK. … Read more
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Living Speech in Central and South Africa

by Madan, A.C

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Published
1911
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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Clarendon Press, 1911. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. This book is from the collection of Harold Fairbrother Strange, whose book plate can be found on the front pastedown. The boards are shelf rubbed and edge worn, with the cloth slightly torn along the top edge of the spine. Aside from this, the boards are strong and square.… Read more
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South Africa in Peace and War

by Neil, C. Lang (Ed)

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Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Miles & Miles. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Undated, c1900. The boards are shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked, but remain whole and square. Internally, there is a previous owner's book plate on the front end page and there is tanning throughout. The end pages are marked, but there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages… Read more
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South African orders, decorations, and medals

by Alexander, E. G. M

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780798118958
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$45.00

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Human & Rousseau, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. The dust jacket is a touch shelf rubbed, but remains bright, whole and intact. The boards are strong and square. Internally, there is a stamp marking on the front pastedown belonging to M.G. Hibbard, who was a well known author on Boer War medals. There are no other… Read more
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Last of the Few: Forty-Two Years of African Safaris

by Sanchez-Arino, Tony

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781571570055
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$108.00

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Safari Press, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. Signed. This is limited edition number 884 of 1000 copies produced, and is signed by the author, Tony Sanchez-Arino, on the limitation page. The boards show almost no signs of edgewear, and remain strong and square, with bright gold gilt to the front, back and spine. Internally, there is a… Read more
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African Adventurer

by Hayter, Frank E

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$80.00

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Stanley Paul & Co, 1939. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. The boards are edge worn, with the cloth lightly frayed along the top and bottom edges of the spine. Aside from this, the boards are strong and square. Internally, there are no markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp and complete though ever so slightly… Read more
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The Gold of the Rand: A Great National Industry (1887-1927)

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Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$38.00

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R.L. Esson & Co, 1927. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. The wraps are shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked, but remain whole and intact. Internally, there is a previous owner's signature on the front end page but there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. The binding is sound. JK.… Read more
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Gebeurtenisse uit di Kaffer-Oorloge fan 1834, 1835, 1846, 1850 tot 1853

by Coetser, P.P.J

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Published
1963
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Very Good
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C. Struik, 1963. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Afrikaans text. Facsimile reprint. Number 543 of 750 copies produced. The boards show little, if any, signs of wear, and remain strong and resilient. Internally, there is a previous owner's signature on the front end page and tanning around the edges throughout. There are no other markings or inscriptions, and the… Read more
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The Basis of Trusteeship in African Native Policy

by Smuts, J.C

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Published
1942
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Good
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South African Institute of Race Relations, 1942. Softcover. Good. A rare, 20 page pamphlet. The wraps are quite rubbed, tanned and marked, with some tearing along the edges. Despite this, they remain whole and intact. Internally, the pages are tanned, but there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages are clean and complete. The stapled binding… Read more
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African Intrigue

by Batson, Alfred

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Published
1934
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Jarrolds, 1934. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. The boards are shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked, but remain strong and square, with gold gilt to the spine. Internally, the pages are tanned throughout, but there are no other markings or inscriptions and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. The binding is sound. JK. Our orders… Read more
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Aldum and Harvey, 1838. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Condition has been determined according to the age of the book. A very rare first South African edition in its original binding. The boards are shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked, with the cloth of the spine torn and frayed down its length and edges, and the paper of… Read more
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Politieke Groepering in die Wording van die Afrikanernasie

by Coetzee, J. Albert

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1941
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$48.00

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Voortrekkerpers, 1941. First Edition. Near Fine/No Jacket. Signed. Afrikaans text. The half title page has been signed and inscribed by the author, J. Albert Coetzee, in ink. The boards are a touch rubbed, but remain strong and square. Internally, there is a previous owner's stamp markings on the end pages, and there is light tanning around the edges… Read more
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In the Land of the Settlers

by Pretorius, Dirk J.J. (Ed)

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Published
1956
Condition
Very Good
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Grocott & Sherry, 1956. Softcover. Very Good. No edition stated. The wraps are shelf rubbed and marked, but remain bright, whole and intact. Internally, there is a previous owner's signature on the front end page. There are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete with a fold out map at the… Read more
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