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M.C.C. IN SOUTH AFRICA 1964-5

Fortune, Charles.

  • Book condition: A good reading copy, no d/w.
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Robert Hale Limited, 1965.. A good reading copy, no d/w.. 176pp, hard cover. b/w photos 8vo.

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  • Book condition: Eps and ffep foxed, a good reading copy. No d/w
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George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd, 1957.. Eps and ffep foxed, a good reading copy. No d/w. 262pp, haard cover

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  • Book condition: Ownership inscription. edges & eps foxed. spine tanned, generally sound clean VG condition.
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Van Riebeeck Society (VRS). First Series Volume 24 Cape Town 1943.. Ownership inscription. edges & eps foxed. spine tanned, generally sound clean VG condition.. Light cloth boards. 364pp illustrated b/w plates, foldout map. 8vo. Original Dutch text, with Afrikaans introduction. 48pp English summary by P.J. Smuts. The author visited the Cape in 1825, visiting the Caledon baths for 'the cure', Genadendaal Mission, Franschoek & Stellenbosch. He was on his way to Java onboard the "Abel Tasman", but was forced to stay over at the Cape for health reasons. He made very detailed and factual observations, being particularly critical of slavery at the Cape.

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  • Book condition: Ownership stamps. edges & eps foxed. spine tanned, generally sound clean VG condition.
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Van Riebeeck Society (VRS). First Series Volume 24 Cape Town 1943.. Ownership stamps. edges & eps foxed. spine tanned, generally sound clean VG condition.. Light cloth boards. 364pp illustrated b/w plates, foldout map. 8vo. Original Dutch text, with Afrikaans introduction. 48pp English summary by P.J. Smuts. The author visited the Cape in 1825, visiting the Caledon baths for 'the cure', Genadendaal Mission, Franschoek & Stellenbosch. He was on his way to Java onboard the "Abel Tasman", but was forced to stay over at the Cape for health reasons. He made very detailed and factual observations, being particularly critical of slavery at the Cape.

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M. VORSTER.

Carman, Jillian. & Crump, Alan.

1820 Foundation / Standard Bank (1988).. VG+ condition.. 16pp oblong stapled catalogue. 210mm x 150mm. Margaret Vorster was the winner of the Standard Bank Young Artist Award 1988. This was he catalogue of her exhibition held during the 1988 Standard Bank National Arts Festival held in Grahamstown, South Africa.

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THE MABILLES OF BASUTOLAND.

Smith, Edwin W.

  • Book condition: A Fine unread copy in dustwrapper (lightly rubbed only).
  • ISBN: 9991179399 / 9789991179391
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Morija 1996. Facsimile Reprint Of The 1939 Edition. . A Fine unread copy in dustwrapper (lightly rubbed only).. Blue cloth boards. 382pp. illustrated b/w. 12mo. indexed. The author spent a year as the guest and pupil of the French missionaries, Adolphe & Adele Mabille, in Lesotho in 1898. Deals with the early life of these missionaries and their years in Lesotho spanning the 1865-1868 and Gun Wars. Bibliography.

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MAC.: The Face of Rugby. The Ian McIntosh Story.

McIntosh, Ian and Bishop, John.

Don Nelson. Cape Town 2000.. Ffep excised o/w G+.. 256pp illustrated paperback.

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MADEIRA ISLAND.

Barros, Da Silva. & Vitorino, Carlos.

  • Book condition: No inscriptions. text block sagging hence VG only in dustwrapper (bright, some small repaired closed tears but no major tears, c
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Livraria Bertrand 1980.. No inscriptions. text block sagging hence VG only in dustwrapper (bright, some small repaired closed tears but no major tears, chips, or any loss). still an attractive looking copy.. Printed boards. 30pp text & 159 colour plates. 4to.

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THE MAGALIESBERG.

Carruthers, Vincent.

  • Book condition: Bookplate to half-title page. a VG+ copy in matching protected dustwrapper.
  • ISBN: 1868122468 / 9781868122462
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Southern. Johannesburg 1990 1st edition / impression.. Bookplate to half-title page. a VG+ copy in matching protected dustwrapper.. Green cloth boards. 388pp illustrated colour plates and b/w maps on eps. large 8vo. Sketches by Friedel Eloff & Rudolph Vosser. This natural area west of Pretoria is known for its beauty and is loved as a getaway area for those in the Gauteng and adjacent areas. Commences with the natural history of the area (geology, fauna, flora), then covers the cultural and general histories to date. Includes one 45pp chapter on the Boer War history in the area. Concludes with an appendix of place names, bibliography. HEAVY ITEM may incur additional postage costs.

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THE MAGIC OF DIAMONDS.

Monnickendam, A.

  • Book condition: No inscriptions, 4 square corners. G-VG condition in Good dustwrapper (rubbed, chipped at head and tail of spine, no major loss
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Hammond. London 1955.. No inscriptions, 4 square corners. G-VG condition in Good dustwrapper (rubbed, chipped at head and tail of spine, no major loss or tears).. Black cloth boards. 191pp illustrated 8vo. An overview of the history, sales, and technical aspects of the diamond industry by an author who operated his own diamond cutting factory.

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  • Book condition: Owners signature ffep. Inside only of front wrap rippled, a manufacturing fault not visible externally. overall G-VG, sound and
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Ravan 1984.. Owners signature ffep. Inside only of front wrap rippled, a manufacturing fault not visible externally. overall G-VG, sound and clean.. Stiff card wraps. 410pp 8vo. In South Africa more black women work in domestic service than in almost any other occupational category. Interviewed by a black Xhosa-speaking woman, herself a domestic worker, this explores what lies beneath the sullen or calm exterior seen by their employers. Research was conducted mainly in the Eastern Cape Province.

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MAIL & GUARDIAN BEDSIDE BOOK 2001

Macfarlane, David. (Ed).

  • Book condition: No inscription. corners of front wrap curling o/w VG condition.
  • ISBN: 0958434093 / 9780958434096
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M&G Books, Milpark, 2001.. No inscription. corners of front wrap curling o/w VG condition.. Printed wraps, 175pp. Readers' letters and notes from the 'Mail & Guardian' newspaper.

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MAILSHIPS OF THE UNION CASTLE LINE.

Harris, C.J. & Ingpen, Brian D.

  • Book condition: No inscriptions, a near Mint copy, no defects can be mentioned, in spotless dustwrapper.
  • ISBN: 1874950059 / 9781874950059
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Fernwood Press. Cape Town 1994 stated 1st edition. . No inscriptions, a near Mint copy, no defects can be mentioned, in spotless dustwrapper.. Gilt title on purple cloth boards. 180pp illustrated b/w & colour photos, also coloured paintings by Peter Bilas. large square folio. Standard edition. excellent reproduction of illustrations on quality paper highlight this history of the Union-Castle line and its ships. Over 300 photographs and eight specially commissioned paintings make this a definitive work on the Union-Castle line. HEAVY ITEM may incur additional postage costs.

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Military Campaign Series 45. Osprey. London 1996 1st edition.. A Fine unread copy.. 96pp softcover 4to. 0.4kg. Originally known as the Transvaal Rebellion or the Transvaal War of Independence, and now referred to as the First Boer War, this was to be one of those small colonial wars occurring in the latter 19thC and quickly dealt with. Entering the war full of confidence within a few weeks the British had suffered a number of unexpected reverses before the humiliating defeat of Sir George Colley's forces on Majuba.

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Hidden History Series. Unisa Press 2005.. A Fine unread copy ex-publisher.. 58pp illustrated softcover. A short biography covering part of Mofutsanyana's life during which he was General Secretary of the South African Communist Party.

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  • Book condition: No inscription. spine a little faded and soft at lower end. a very clean VG copy, no dustwrapper. excellent foldout map at rear.
  • ISBN: 0714610917 / 9780714610917
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Frank Cass. London 1967. New impression of the Macmillan 1926 1st edition. True 1st edition thus. (Not the later Taylor & Francis edition published after their incorporation of Frank Cass & Co).. No inscription. spine a little faded and soft at lower end. a very clean VG copy, no dustwrapper. excellent foldout map at rear.. Maroon cloth boards.405pp illustrated 8vo. An early history of Rhodesia and its colonisation. Hole was given access to early records of the British South Africa Company - for which he worked in any case.

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Cambridge University Press 2001 1st edition.. No inscriptions. a Fine unread copy.. 204pp paperback 8vo.

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THE MALE NUDE.

Leddick, David.

  • Book condition: Spine curved and creased (in common with many over-thick softcovers). overall G-VG, contents unmarked.
  • ISBN: 3822879665 / 9783822879665
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Taschen. Koln 1998.. Spine curved and creased (in common with many over-thick softcovers). overall G-VG, contents unmarked.. 767pp softcover. 195mm x 140mm x 60mm. 1.6kg. English, German, & French text. From forbidden image to art form: the standard work on the history of male nude photography.

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MALEO EN SEKOEKOENI.

Wangemann, Th. (Tr. J.F.W. Grosskopf).

  • Book condition: Neat ownership inscription & stamp. 4 square corners. prelims lightly foxed. an unusually clean & attractive VG copy.
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Van Riebeeck Society First Series No.38. Cape Town 1957.. Neat ownership inscription & stamp. 4 square corners. prelims lightly foxed. an unusually clean & attractive VG copy.. Green-grey cloth boards. xxv + 185pp. frontis. illustrated b/w plates. 8vo. Dr Theodor Wangemann was a director of the Berlin Missionary Society who came out to South Africa in 1866 to visit the mission stations throughout the country. This work, one of several which Wangemann wrote and a typical example of nineteenth-century German missionary literature, describes mission work in the Lydenburg district of the northern Transvaal.

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MALEO EN SEKOEKOENI.

Wangemann, Th. (Tr. J.F.W. Grosskopf).

  • Book condition: No inscription. spine shows insect depredations hence a sound reading copy. contents excellent.
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Van Riebeeck Society. First Series No.38. Cape Town 1957.. No inscription. spine shows insect depredations hence a sound reading copy. contents excellent.. Grey cloth boards. xxv + 185pp. frontis. illus b/w plates. 8vo indexed. Translated from the Dutch (to Afrikaans) with a short English summary by A. Ravenscroft. Edited and annotated by G.P.J. Trumpelmann. Originally published in 1868, it tells how the German missionaries (Alexander Merensky & Heinrich Grutzner of the Berlin Missionary Society) carried out their tasks and overcome difficulties.

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