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Portraits of the Wild - Southern Africa

by Cubitt, Gerald

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1986
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Very Good
ISBN
9781851060375
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$20.00

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Hirt And Carter, 1986. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. heavy, extra postage may be required outside South Africa. some shelf wear on jacket. internally clean, neat and intact. very good copy. [SK]. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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Verification and Extension of La Caille's Arc of Meridian at The Cape of Good Hope - 2 Volumes

by Maclear, Sir Thomas

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1866
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Very Good
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$700.00

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Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, 1866. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Two volumes (complete). A sturdy, sound set. From the library of Robert Gray, once Bishop and Archbishop of Cape Town. The first free page is beautifully and carefully inscribed: "Presented by the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty to the Right Reverend Robert Gray DD Lord… Read more
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Saul Solomon & Co., Cape Town, 1872. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Two volumes in one book (complete). The blue boards are scuffed, worn, knocked, marked from use and storage. They are steady and sure. The contents are most pleasing. They are healthy, assured, clean, clear, fresh-faced, assiduous, agreeably competent. fk. Our orders… Read more
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Magnitudes of Stars contained in the Cape Zone Catalogue of 20,843 Stars for equinox 1900 - Zones-40* to -52*

by Jones, H Spencer

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1927
Condition
Poor
Edition
First Edition
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$32.00

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His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. Poor/No Jacket. 140 pages (complete). A resolute copy. At some stage the book has languished in damp storage conditions. Consequently, the boards are stained, damaged at the side edges; within, the early and later pages are stained. The contents are a bit waved. The… Read more
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Catalogue of 1680 Stars for the equinox 1900*0 from observations made at the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope, during the years 1905-1906

by Gill, Sir David (under direction of) ; Hough, S S (introduction)

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1907
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Good
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First Edition
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$50.00

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His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1907. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 44 pages (complete). A benign copy. The evening-blue boards have been stained about the edges and corners from damp storage conditions. The consequences within are that the bottom corners and page edges have damp tide-marks. The boards are steady, sound. The contents… Read more
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Fundamental Catalogue of 1293 Stars for the equinox 1900 from observations made at the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope, during the years 1905 - 1911

by Gill, Sir David and Hough, S S (under direction of)

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Very Good
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First Edition
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1915: His Majesty's Stationery Office, London. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 27 pages (complete). A benign copy. The boards have wear to the edges and corners. The bottom rear corner has storage staining. The boards have wear about the edges, corners from storage. They are steady, sound. The contents are mild. … Read more
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His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1906. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 403 pages (complete). A sturdy copy. The evening-blue boards have storage knocks and wear, scuffing, marks. They are steady and sure. Within, the early pages have been stained about edges and are waved from damp storage conditions. There are previous owner stamps (The… Read more
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$55.00
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Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1898. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 263 pages (complete). A placid copy. The evening-blue boards are neat, agreeable. There is shelving wear to the corners and edges. The contents are benign and expectant. Previous owner stamps (Royal Society of Edinburgh). The pages are uncut at the top.… Read more
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$52.00
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Stargazing under the Southern Skies

by Hirst, Robin and Sally

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1987
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Fair
Edition
First Edition
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$5.00

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The Macmillen Company, 1987. First Edition. Softcover. Fair. The wraps are slightly shelf rubbed with minor ceasing, probably caused by some dampness. This pamphlet is internally clean, except for some scars at the rear pages. Tightly bound and complete with approximately 14 unnumbered pages. [B.K.]. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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Other Suns Than Ours

by Proctor, Richard A

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1903
Condition
Very Good
Edition
New Impression
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$17.00

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Longmans, Green and Company, 1903. New Impression. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. The boards are slightly shelf rubbed and show age related marks and insect damage. There is a rubber stamp on the front end page as well as on the half title page. Internally clean and tightly bound. The spine is slightly cracked within at the back and… Read more
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The Cosmic Spirit

by Berell, R Dr

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1993
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$16.00

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Avrille Berell Publishers, 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. The boards are slightly shelf rubbed and chipped at the corners. Internally clean and tightly bond. Complete with 53 + 31 pages. [B.K.]. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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Navigateur Interplanetaire

by Diarra, Modibo Cheick

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
2000
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Good
ISBN
9782226111159
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$6.00

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Albin Michel, 2000. Softcover. Good. The wraps are in a good condition, except for some minor creasing and a bit shelf rubbed. Internally clean and Tightly bound. Complete with 323 pages. French language. [B.K.]. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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Sky Guide Africa South 2005

by Slotegraaf, Auke

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
2005
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Very Good
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$10.00

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Astronomical Society of Southern Africa, 2005. Softcover. Very Good. The wraps are in a very good condition and appear as new. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 121 pages. [B.K.]. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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The astronomy of Southern Africa

by Moore, Patrick ; Collins, Pete

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1977
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780869781432
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$13.00

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Howard Timmins, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. jacket is rubbed, chipped and creased. edge wear on boards. tanning, foxing and marks. well bound. fairly good copy and jacket.[S.K]. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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The Southern Sky

by Reidy, David : Wallace, Ken

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1987
Condition
Good
ISBN
9781868120956
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$4.00

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Southern Book Publishers, 1987. Paperback. Good. wraps are shelf rubbed. light tanning and marks. ownership inscription. well bound. fairly good copy.[S.K]. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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Ontsluier die Heelal : 'n inleiding tot sterrekunde

by Zyl, J E van

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1983
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780620174220
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$55.00

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J E van Zyl, 1983. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/Poor. 388 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. At the time of publication this was the only detailed book on astronomy in Afrikaans. An astonishingly assiduous, energetic, detailed and conscientous book. The dustjacket is much worn and scuffed all about. But, it is polite and placid, it is secure and sure.… Read more
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Manuel Pratique d'Astronomie

by Rudaux, Lucien

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1925
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Fair
Edition
1st Edition
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$19.00

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Biblioteque Larousse, Paris, 1925. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 256 pages (complete). In French throughout. Lucien Rudaux was an astronomical painter and pioneer. His paintings of the surface of the Moon and of Mars were sufficiently prescient and accurate that they are still held true today! A crater on Mars has been named after him. His photographs of… Read more
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Larousse Encyclopedia of Astronomy

by Rudaux, Lucien and Vaucouleurs, G. de

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1959
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Fair
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1st Edition
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$30.00

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Batchworth Press Limited, London, 1959. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fair/Poor. 506 pages (complete). A comprehensive, authoritative encyclopedia of astronomy from the pre-landing-on-the-moon era. In general fair condition. The dustjacket is tough but is much worn and torn and marked. The cloth cover is strong. There is marking and fading along the edges. The contents are clear, sure, sound, clean… Read more
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Charles Piazzi Smyth: Astronomer-artist : his Cape years, l835-1845

by Warner, Brian

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780869611333
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$75.00

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A.A. Balkema, Cape Town and Rotterdam for the University of Cape Town, 1983. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. signed. 144 pages (complete). Signed by Brian Warner on the title page. Not many people can or could boast of having a crater on the moon named after them. Charles Piazzi Smyth would have been one of them. He… Read more
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Astronomers at the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope: A history with emphasis on the nineteenth century

by Warner, Brian

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780869611098
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$100.00

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A. A. Balkema, Cape Town and Rotterdam for the University of Cape Town, 1979. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. signed. Signed by Author(s)132 pages (complete). Signed by Brian Warner on the title page. In general very good condition. The dustjacket is whole, entire and strong. It is worn and much scuffed and marked. The spine of the dj… Read more
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