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(No place: Toyota South Africa, 1993.). Small oblong quarto; original blue boards, lettered in gilt on spine and upper cover; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; pictorial endpapers; pp. 96: numerous photographs in text. Slight curl to edges of lightly rubbed dustwrapper; occasional fox spot. Very good condition. History of Toyota in South Africa from 1961 to 1993. .
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(Johannesburg: The Brenthurst Press for Metal Box, 1983) 0909079196. 8vo; original red cloth, lettered in gilt on spine and upper cover; dustwrapper; pp. 223, incl. index; photographs. Dustwrapper rubbed; director's presentation inscription to half-title; a little light foxing to edges. Very good condition. "This is the story of Metal Box South Africa, a packaging and industrial giant… Read more
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The South African Economy

by Houghton, D. Hobart

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(Cape Town: Oxford University Press, 1964). 8vo; pictorial boards; pp. x + 261, incl. index; tables and graphs. Boards quite browned; corners slightly turned; some foxing. Good condition. "How South Africa came to have the most advanced industrial economy in Africa is of interest to economist and non-economist alike. This comprehensive yet succinct account will be… Read more
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(Johannesburg: Delta Books, 1989) 090838758X. Small 4to; laminated pictorial boards; pp. 141. Light browning. Very good condition. Bilingual text: English on verso, and Afrikaans on facing recto. "A comprehensive collection of standard letters in English and Afrikaans for use in business and personal situations. It includes applications for employment, letters of recommendation, account payments, queries,… Read more
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(Johannesburg: Rand Afrikaans University, 1981) 0869701851. 4to; original cloth-backed black boards, lettered in silver gilt on upper cover; pp. (ii) + vii + 83 + (i) + 3 + (i) + 7 + (i) + 5 + (i) + (xxvii) + (i) + (xvi), printed rectos; maps; tables. Spine a bit dappled; light wear to extremities; earlier owner's name… Read more
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(Cape Town: Kiepersol Books, 1994) 1874901228. 210 x 135 mm; laminated pictorial wrappers; pp. viii + 186, incl. index; some diagrams. Wrappers somewhat curled, with faint trace of damp-staining to inside of wrappers. Good to very good. "IN ALL LABOUR PROFIT channels the universal desire for a better life to where the wealth of the participants outbids… Read more
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The DCO Story. A history of banking in many countries 1925-71

by Crossley, Sir Julian, and John Blandford

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(London: Barclays Bank International Limited, 1975). Royal 8vo; pictorial boards, with gilt lettering to spine and upper board; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; pp. xxvii + (iii) + 339, incl. index; maps; several illustrations, incl. some in colour. Dustwrapper slightly rubbed, and sunned on spine panel. Very good condition. "This the story of one man's vision, the vision of… Read more
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The DCO Story. A history of banking in many countries 1925-71

by Crossley, Sir Julian, and John Blandford

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(London: Barclays Bank International Limited, 1975). Royal 8vo; pictorial boards, with gilt lettering to spine and upper board; pictorial dustwrapper; pp. xxvii + (iii) + 339, incl. index; maps; several illustrations, incl. some in colour. Dustwrapper very slightly rubbed, with trace of edgewear, and faint spotting to reverse side; some spotting to edges. Very good condition. "This… Read more
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(Johannesburg: Terminology Association of South Africa, 1986) 0620085126. 209 x 154 mm; saddle-stitched wrappers; pp. 40. Wrappers slightly sunned; ownership inscription to dedication page. Very good condition. "This bilingual list of words and phrases was compiled with a view to standardizing the usage of terms used on the floor of The Johannesburg Stock Exchange. Apart from… Read more
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(Johannesburg, Kenneth B. Dickinson, printer, 1903). Original purple cloth, insect-damaged, pp. 76. Errata or addenda slips tipped in after pages 28, 42, 46, 72, 76. Upper hinge splitting internally, front endpapers a little stained and foxed, top corner of text-block very slightly eroded. Fair condition. Scarce indeed. SABIB, Vol. II, p. 691: one repository only. .
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Paper Chain. The Story of Sappi

by Hocking, Anthony

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(Bethulie: Hollards, 1987). Large 8vo; laminated pictorial boards in matching laminated pictorial slipcase; pp. 319, incl. index; map; profusely illustrated with photographs. Slipcase slightly bumped. Near fine condition. History of the leading South African paper manufacturer and its various operations. .
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(Cambridge University Press, 1984). 226 x 150 mm; laminated pictorial wraps; pp. x + 246, incl. index; tables in text. Spine and upper cover rather sunned; some very light foxing. Good to very good condition. "This major study of South African trade unionism traces the history of the South African Trades and Labour Council (TLC) from its… Read more
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