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Selections from the Correspondence of Percy Alport Molteno 1892 - 1914

by Solomon, Vivian (editor), and Percy Alport Molteno (author)

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(Cape Town: Van Riebeeck Society, 1981). Second Series No. 12. Original brown cloth, lettered in gilt; pp. (xv) + 367, incl. index; frontispiece portrait. A little foxing to edges, endpapers and outermost leaves. Very good condition. Molteno was a son of the first Cape premier, prominent in shipping between Britain and the colony, and a defender of the Boer cause… Read more
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(Cape Town: Human & Rousseau, 1974) 0798105623. 8vo; original brown boards; pictorial dustwrapper; pp. x + (ii) + 168, incl. index; some text figures. Dustwrapper very slightly rubbed; some fox spots; earlier owner's name signed on front free endpaper. Very good condition. 'The years 1934 and 1948 demarcate a distinctive political era in South African politics. The period began… Read more
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image of Letter from F. S. Malan to journalist Eric Tucker, dated 7th March, 1936

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205 x 128 mm (folded); two leaves of lined paper, with the ink stamp of 'The Senate, Cape Town', written on three sides in manuscript. A few minor fox spots. Very good condition. François Stephanus Malan (1871-1941), prominent figure in Afrikaner culture and Union politics, was editor of 'Ons Land', politician and cabinet minister. "Malan's last… Read more
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(Pretoria: Herstigte Nasionale Party, 1994). 210 x 148 mm; saddle-stitched paper wrappers; pp. 21. Very good condition. Jaap Marais was leader of the far-right Herstigte Nasionale Party between 1977 and his death in 2000. According to the blurb, "The present review of the Communist grip of the ANC is representative of Marais' forceful style and penetrating analysis."… Read more
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(Johannesburg: Doubleday, 1997) 0385408846. 232 x 152 mm; laminated pictorial wrappers; pp. 301. Crease to top fore-corner of upper cover; edges foxed. Good condition. "South Africa's transition to democracy was one of the remarkable events of the second half of the twentieth century - and it produced one of our era's most remarkable figures, Nelson Mandela. … Read more
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(Cape Town: Zebra Press, 2005) 1770070923. 230 x 150 mm; laminated pictorial wrappers; pp. xv + (i) + 352, incl. index. Fine condition. 'Most journalists tend to reduce Thabo Mbeki, one of the world's most fascinating and complex political figures, to a few crude brushstrokes. William Gumede's achievement is to have fashioned a subtle and comprehensive portrait… Read more
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(Johannesburg: Hutchinson, 1976) 0091260809. 8vo; original black boards, lettered in white on spine; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; pp. 320, incl. index; a few plates. Earlier owner's book label to front free endpaper; tape marks to endpapers; a few fox spots. Very good condition. 'This book traces both the history of white opposition politics from 1948 to the present… Read more
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image of A Cricket in the Thorn Tree: Helen Suzman and the Progressive Party

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(Johannesburg: Hutchinson, 1976) 0091260809. 8vo; original black boards, lettered in white on spine; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; pp. 320, incl. index; a few plates. Dustwrapper very slightly edgeworn, with discreet archival tape strengthening to reverse of dustwrapper's bottom edge; gift inscription to front free endpaper; sporadic moderate foxing. Very good condition. 'This book traces both the history of… Read more
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Ungumuntu Ngabantu: Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma. He is a human being through other human beings

by [Jacob Zuma; South African Broadcasting Corporation]

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([Johannesburg]: SABC Business Development, 2009). DVD video in pictorial case. The biography and philosophy of Jacob Zuma emerge through this series of interviews and speeches in English and isiZulu, the latter partially with English subtitles. Running time: 123 minutes. As new. There are four programmes: The Man from eNkandla; Jacob Zuma - Ungumuntu Ngabantu; Jacob… Read more
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(Bloemfontein: BA dissertation [University of the Orange Free State] in unpublished form, 1989). 210 x 148 mm; side-stitched printed wrappers with duct tape back; pp. (i) + iv + (ii) + 92; printed recto's. Very good condition. Afrikaans text. A consideration of John Vorster's brief period as State President, following his tenure as Prime Minister. .
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(Bloemfontein: BA Honours dissertation [University of the Orange Free State] in unpublished form, 1989). Unpublished thesis submitted to the Department of History at the University of the Orange Free State, in partial fulfilment of the requirements for a BA Honours degree. Film-fronted limp plastic file (310 x 228 mm); pp. (i) + iv + 103; printed rectos. File… Read more
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(Bloemfontein: BA Honours dissertation [University of the Orange Free State] in unpublished form, 1985). Unpublished thesis submitted to the Department of History at the University of the Orange Free State, in fulfilment of the requirements for a BA Honours degree. Folio; original brown rexine, lettered in gilt on spine and upper cover; pp. (iii) + 46 + (i); printed… Read more
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(Bloemfontein: DPA thesis [University of the Orange Free State] in unpublished form, 1978). Doctorate of Administration thesis in unpublished form. Two volumes, each 294 x 208 mm; cloth-backed printed wrappers; pp. (vi) + xiv + 450, (ii) + [451-964] + iii. Trace of stippling to cloth spines; trace of spotting to edges; author's presentation inscription to title page… Read more
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(no place: BA Honours dissertation [institution not stated], 1981). 292 x 209 mm; plain green cloth-backed side-stitched card wrappers; pp. (ii) + 79 + (vii); printed rectos; graphs; facsimiles. Trace of soiling to wrappers and fore-edge; cloth spine slightly fishmothed; earlier owner's hand-stamp to title page. Very good condition. Afrikaans text. An overview of the whites-only… Read more
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(Cape Town: Voorbrand-Publikasies, 1989) 0620143444. 197 x 127 mm; wrappers; pp. 175; photographs. Wrappers rubbed and partially sunned, with trace of creasing to corners; occasional fox spot. Good condition. Some essays in English, others in Afrikaans. 'Ordinary South Africans report on a meeting with the ANC ... In July 1989 a group of young white South… Read more
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Konflik en orde in internasionale verhoudinge

by Barnard, L. D. (editor)

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9780628013712
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(Johannesburg: Perskor, 1978) 062801371X. Presentation inscription from editor on front free endpaper. 221 x 149 mm; wrappers; pp. (xiv) + 298. Wrappers partially sunned; regular browning throughout. Good condition. Afrikaans text. Several expert studies of international relations and related matters, particularly with regard to their relation to South Africa. Former State President C R… Read more
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(Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1971). 8vo; original brown boards; dustwrapper; pp. 149; frontis. portrait. Dustwrapper partially tanned, and very slightly edgeworn; earlier owner's hand-stamp to front free endpaper; slight spotting to edges. Very good condition. Afrikaans text. 'Vier jaar in Highveld is die openhartige memoires van 'n oud-Burger-hoof-redakteur oor sy interessante termyn as Hoë Kommissaris in Londen.… Read more
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(Bloemfontein: Institute for Contemporary History, University of the Orange Free State, 1986) 0868862894. 208 x 150 mm; printed wrappers; pp. (iv) + v + (iii) + 179. Very slightly sunned on spine; earlier owner's name signed on title page. Very good condition. Afrikaans text. A very useful outline of all political parties with representation in South… Read more
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(Bloemfontein: PhD thesis [University of the Orange Free State] in unpublished form, 1998). Doctoral thesis in unpublished form, submitted to the Department of History at the University of the Orange Free State. 8vo; red rexine, lettered in gilt on spine and upper cover; pp. (iv) + iv + 327; printed rectos. Faint trace of spotting to top edge.… Read more
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Politiek en Parlement

by Botha, M.C.

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9780869842270
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(Roodepoort: CUM-Boeke, 1982) 0869842277. 8vo; original red boards; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; pp. (vi) + 152; monochrome illustrations in text, including political cartoons. Afrikaans text. Faint trace of foxing to endpapers and top edge. Very good condition. "Hierdie derde boek wat oudmin. M.C. Botha na sy uittrede uit die politiek geskryf het, is algemene politieke vertellinge en… Read more
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