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HEATING & VENTILATING.

Faber, Oscar.

  • Book condition: Owners stamp front pastedown, boards extremely clean, VG condition. no dustwrapper. a very clean copy.
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Spon. London 1948 1st edition.. Owners stamp front pastedown, boards extremely clean, VG condition. no dustwrapper. a very clean copy.. Red dec and title on beige cloth boards. 143pp illustrated 8vo. AIRMAIL worldwide at standard rates.

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  • Book condition: Ownership stamp eps, damp-stain to top of front board. this has not affected the pages nor the dustwrapper, hence a Good reading
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Thames & Hudson 1965 1st edition. Volume 46 in the series "Ancient Peoples And Places".. Ownership stamp eps, damp-stain to top of front board. this has not affected the pages nor the dustwrapper, hence a Good reading copy only in G+ dustwrapper (minor wear, lamination lifting at front gutter, no major loss or tears). . Tan cloth boards. 222pp illustrated 8vo. A detailed introduction to the contemporary archaeological record.

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  • Book condition: No inscription, four square corners, bookplate front pastedown else Fine condition in matching protected dustwrapper.
  • ISBN: 0620017228 / 9780620017220
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Tulbagh Restoration Committee. Tulbagh 1975.. No inscription, four square corners, bookplate front pastedown else Fine condition in matching protected dustwrapper.. Terracotta cloth boards. 185pp illustrated. oblong 4to. A history of this famous town. Looks at Church Street house by house and the subsequent restoration of the entire street following the devastation by earthquake in 1969.

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AFRICA DISCOVERS HER PAST.

Fage, J.D. (Ed).

  • Book condition: Ownership inscription and bookplate (Winifred Maxwell). covers rubbed and spine a bit faded hence G-VG condition.
  • ISBN: 019412276X / 9780194122764
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OUP. London 1971.. Ownership inscription and bookplate (Winifred Maxwell). covers rubbed and spine a bit faded hence G-VG condition.. 96pp paperback. Based upon a series of BBC broadcasts of 1967 by Ivor Wilks, P.L.Shinnie, Thurstan Shaw, Alan Ryder, John Hunwick, David Birmingham, Anthony Atmore, Bethwell A. Ogot, Richard Gray, & Sheila Marks. Airmail at reduced letter rate on request.

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SOUTH AFRICA: SPATIAL FRAMEWORKS FOR DEVELOPMENT.

Fair, T.J.D. (Ed. R.A. Preston-Whyte).

  • Book condition: Much pencil u/l, wraps rubbed else a Good clean copy.
  • ISBN: 0702113077 / 9780702113079
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Juta. South African Geography And Environmental Studies Series. Cape Town 1987 2nd imp.. Much pencil u/l, wraps rubbed else a Good clean copy.. 93pp p/b. illus. maps, tables, etc. An introductory text looking at the diffusionist and dependancy pardigms first as processes and latterly withing the South African context. AIRMAIL at reduced letter rate on request.

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  • Book condition: Some minor tears, no loss, faded, overall at least good condition.
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Some minor tears, no loss, faded, overall at least good condition.. Four sides, four sides written, folded once to 230mm high x 185mm wide. (Initialled "JF" but not full signature). Addressed to Moodie at 28 London Street, Edinburgh. Fairbairn talks of a voyage by Moodie, the export of Russian farm implements, business ventures, sale of property, the value of agricultural produce, and personal matters. John Fairbairn was the founder of the Old Mutual, and as a prominent newspaperman he was also largely responsible for the departure of the convict ship"Neptune" for when it was anchored in Simonstown at the Cape Of Good Hope during the anti-convict rebellion from September 19th 1849 until March 19th 1850 when it sailed for Tasmania. The anti-convict movement denied the landing of convicts, employment for them, or food and provisons. Scans and transcription on request.

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  • Book condition: Some minor loss to rear not seriously affecting legibility of text
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undated. later than the other 1816 letter.. Some minor loss to rear not seriously affecting legibility of text. Four sides, four sides written, folded once to 225mm high x 185mm wide. This letter places Fairbairn in London at the time of writing. He relates information relating to the difficulties of supplying tobacco from the Cape to the local market in competition to that from Virginia. Reveals that he almost accepted a position in New South Wales, and was actively considering the West Indies, planning to leave England in the winter. Great expectations for the prospects of NSW which was occupying public attention with the departure of a commission to investigate the future of the colony. John Fairbairn was studying at Edinburgh University and finished there in 1815. There are few records of his activities for the 2 years following this until his departure to the Cape Colony. Scans and transcription on request.

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  • Book condition: Ownership inscription inside front wrap. wraps a little marked else a VG copy.
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University of Chicago Press 1967.. Ownership inscription inside front wrap. wraps a little marked else a VG copy.. 283pp softcover. Based upon a two-year field study of the Basoga the author analyses social integration and conflict in an area undergoing rapid social change.

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LINEAR MODELS WITH R.

Faraway, Julian J.

CRC / Taylor & Francis 2015 2nd edition.. A Fine unused copy.. Printed red boards. 274pp 8vo. Current edition.

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Salisbury 1968.. Printed wraps. 98pp illustrated tall 8vo. Sr. M. Aquina. Mutimwi, A Note On the Waist Belt. H.E. Sumner, The Mabukwa Graves. Prof. R.A. Dart, The Multimillennial Prehistory Of Ochre Mining. Harald von Sicard, N!Odima And G/awama. A.P.D. Thomson, S.A. Burrow, O.S. Chidede, A Preliminary Report On A Census On Toys And Playthings. D.K. Parkinson, The Vashangwe Of Chief Chireya Gokwe. Harald von Sicard, The Dumbuseya. Philippa Berlyn, The Modern Trend In African Poetry. M.D.W. Jeffreys, The Gold Miners Of Monomotapa. Sr. M. Aquina, A Sociological Interpretation Of Sorcery And Witchcraft Beliefs Among The Karanga. L.V. Jowett, The Hungwe People Of The Makoni District. A.P.D. Thomson, A Sex Linkage Within Families In The Matter Of Making And Buying Toys For Rural Schoolchildren In Rhodesia. M. Gelfand, The Ceremony Of Rutsambo. A.G. Yardley, Poso The Mail-Runner. Philippa Berlyn, Some Aspects Of The Material Culture Of The Shona People. T.J. Hemans, A Note On Amandabele Names. L. Barrett, Malipat ... Read more

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Cape Provincial Museums, Albany Museum, Grahamstown, Natural History. Volume 8. Part 10. 31st December 1970.. New unread copy.. Stapled wraps, p.85-p.87pp, illustrated, 184mm wide x 240mm high. Lake Sibayi, some 40 000 hectares in extent, is situated on the coastal plain of Zululand and is separated from the sea by forested dunes rising to a height of 180 metres. It has a depth of 40 metres, however, the surface is 22 metres above sea level. Although the lake is at present a freshwater system, past association with the sea is evinced by the marine affinities of much of its fauna. AIRMAIL worldwide at reduced letter rate on request.

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  • Book condition: No inscriptions. 4 square corners. rough-cut edges, eps tanned else contents excellent. soft at head and tail of spine, else VG
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Macmillan. London 1900 1st edition.. No inscriptions. 4 square corners. rough-cut edges, eps tanned else contents excellent. soft at head and tail of spine, else VG condition. an excellent attractive copy.. Red cloth boards. 321pp 8vo. Examines in much detail all of the history and circumstances leading to the Boer War and, only in the last chapters, presents principles for a settlement leading to a lasting peace. With the territories being ruled as a Crown Colony, English as the one official language, extensive aided immigration along the lines of the 1820 Settlers scheme to anglicise the country further, it was certainly a settlement very beneficial to the British Empire. Various appendices, in facts speeches reported verbatim, give the viewpoint on (forthcoming) war of various parties.

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  • Book condition: No inscriptions. eps browned o/w VG+ in dustwrapper (chipped and worn around head & tail of spine with some loss).
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Kaye. London 1957 1st edition.. No inscriptions. eps browned o/w VG+ in dustwrapper (chipped and worn around head & tail of spine with some loss).. Gilt title on burgundy cloth boards. 212pp. illustrated b/w photos/plates, maps. large 8vo. 173 heliogravure illustrattions. Heliogravure plates, excellent b/w illustrations.

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Trustees Castle Art Collection / Nasionale Boekhansel. Cape Town 1969 3rd edition. Bookplate. protective film secured to pastedowns else Fine condition. no dustwrapper.. White skivertex boards with coloured insert let into front board. 139pp illustrated b/w photos. Folio. Illustrates and describes the many unique art treasures of the Castle, which includes paintings, furniture, china, glass, and silverware.

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CROSS-CURRENTS.: An Anthology Of Short Stories.

Ferguson, Ian,, King, Melissa., Ryan, Pamela., Scherzinger, Karen. & Williams, Michael. (Eds).

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  • ISBN: 0868170631 / 9780868170633
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Acacia. Cape Town 2007 edition.. No inscriptions, externally VG, contents as-new.. Printed blue wraps. 488pp 8vo. A selection of 44 short stories which includes many South African writers.

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  • Book condition: No inscription, 4 square corners. eps tanned hence near Fine in VG dustwrapper. an attractive copy.
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Self. Port Elizabeth, 1986.. No inscription, 4 square corners. eps tanned hence near Fine in VG dustwrapper. an attractive copy.. Printed boards, 117pp, illustrated b/w photos. 8vo. The story of the man who devoted his public life to the citizens of Port Elizabeth and the surrounding Eastern Province in the field of Preventative Medicine and Public Health.

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BIRDS IN WORDS.: The Twitcher's Guide To South African Poetry.

Ferguson, Gus. & Morphet, Tony. (Illus. William Jordaan).

Umuzi. Cape Town 2006 1st edition.. A Fine copy.. Printed cream wraps. 79pp illustrated. large 8vo. A collection of poems on the subject of birds (mostly South African birds and mostly South African poets).

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  • Book condition: No inscriptions. A near Fine copy in unmarked dustwrapper (very bright and shiny, no chips, loss, or tears). a most attractive c
  • ISBN: 0903895358 / 9780903895354
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Robson Books 1975.. No inscriptions. A near Fine copy in unmarked dustwrapper (very bright and shiny, no chips, loss, or tears). a most attractive copy.. Blue cloth boards. 326pp 8vo. Stories by Theodore Sturgeon, Ray Bradbury, Isaac Asimov, Fritz Leiber, Poul Anderson, & James Blish, with a review and bibliography on each author. AIRMAIL at standard rate.

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  • Book condition: No inscriptions. Front top corner bumped, soft to head & tail of spine, VG condition in VG- dustwrapper (rubbed, chipped to
  • ISBN: 0385124511 / 9780385124515
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Doubleday. New York 1977 1st edition.. No inscriptions. Front top corner bumped, soft to head & tail of spine, VG condition in VG- dustwrapper (rubbed, chipped to head and tail of spine, bumped, no major loss or tears).. Green cloth boards. 273pp 8vo. Stories by Richard Cowper, Robert Bloch, Algis Budrys, Joanna Russ, John Varley, Liz Hufford, Baird Searles, James Tiptree, Manly Wade Wellman, Harvey Jacobs, Tom Reamy, Ray Bradbury, Edward Wellen, Isaac Asimov, Frederick Pohl, C.M. Kornbluth, & R. Bretnor. AIRMAIL at standard rates.

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  • Book condition: Faded around spine. a sound clean G+ copy with excellent contents. no dustwrapper.
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Shuter & Shooter. Pietermaritzburg 1946.. Faded around spine. a sound clean G+ copy with excellent contents. no dustwrapper.. Pale green cloth boards. 191pp illustrated maps photographs 12mo. Long warm authorial inscription on front pastedown, review of book pasted to ffep.

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