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VW Polo Service and Repair Manual
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VW Polo Service and Repair Manual

by Jex, R M

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(Yeovil: Haynes Publishing, 1999) 1859605982. Cover title reads: "VW Polo 1994 to 1999 (M to S registration) Petrol & Diesel. Includes Roadside Repairs and MOT Test Checks." 4to; laminated pictorial boards; profusely illustrated with detailed technical drawings, photographs and circuit diagrams. Very slightly rubbed; earlier owner's name signed on title page; trace of foxing. Very good condition. "Models covered: VW Polo models with four-cylinder petrol and diesel engines, including special/limited editions; 3- and 5-door Hatchbacks. 1.0 litre (999 cc), 1.05 litre (1043 cc), 1.3 litre (1296 cc), 1.4 litre (1390 cc) and 1.6 litre (1598 cc) SOHC engines. 1.7 litre (1716 cc) and 1.9 litre (1896 cc) diesel engines." .
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Vaandels en voetangels. Opstelle pro en contra

by Louw, W. E. G.

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(Cape Town: A. A. Balkema, 1958). 8vo; cloth-backed papered boards, lettered in gilt on spine; pp. 150 + (i). Very light wear to edges of boards; occasional fox spot. Very good condition. Afrikaans text. Uncommon. An important compilation of W. E. G. Louw's essays. 'Die teoretiese besinning van die taak van die nuwe literatuur en die besondere aard van die Afrikaanse geesteslewe word beoefen deur C. M. van den Heever … . 'n Veel juister karaktisering van waaroor dit vir hierdie geslag wesentlik gaan, is W. E. G. Louw se opstel oor "Vernuwing van die Afrikaanse poësie" (1938), later opgeneem in die bundel Vaandels en voetangels (1958), waarin hy die ou Afrikaanse "motiewe"-kuns as 'n beperkte soort literatuur verwerp en daarop wys dat die nuwe Afrikaanse letterkunde groter aandag vir die Afrikaanse mens vra en met die kardinale probleme van die lewe worstel.' - Kannemeyer: Geskiedenis van die Afrikaanse Literatuur I, p. 269 .
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Vader Kestell. 'n Lewenskets van dr. J. D. Kestell deur P. J. Nienaber

by Nienaber, P. J.

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(Cape Town, Tafelberg, 1971). 8vo; original black boards; pictorial dustwrapper; pp. (viii) + 95; frontis. portrait. Dustwrapper slightly sunned and rubbed, with closed tear to top edge of upper panel. Very good condition. Afrikaans text. 'Ds. Kestell, die "goedertierene mens van yster", se lewe was een van diens, daarom het die Afrikanervolk hom begrawe aan die voet van die Vrouemonument saam met pres. Steyn en genl. De Wet. Met die hulp van interessante aanhalings, gee prof. P. J. Nienaber sy lesers dieper insig in die vol en ryk lewe van die beminlike Vader Kestell.' .
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Vader Kestell. 'n Lewenskets van dr. J. D. Kestell deur P. J. Nienaber

by Nienaber, P. J.

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(Cape Town, Tafelberg, 1971). 8vo; original black boards; pictorial dustwrapper; pp. (viii) + 95; frontis. portrait. Dustwrapper slightly edgeworn, sunned and soiled; previous owner's discreet hand-stamp on front free endpaper. Very good condition. Afrikaans text. 'Ds. Kestell, die "goedertierene mens van yster", se lewe was een van diens, daarom het die Afrikanervolk hom begrawe aan die voet van die Vrouemonument saam met pres. Steyn en genl. De Wet. Met die hulp van interessante aanhalings, gee prof. P. J. Nienaber sy lesers dieper insig in die vol en ryk lewe van die beminlike Vader Kestell.' .
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The Valiant But Once

by Metrowich, F. C.

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(Cape Town: Howard Timmins, 1956). 8vo; original red boards, lettered in black on spine and upper cover; pictorial dustwrapper; endpaper map; pp. 230, incl. index; plates. Dustwrapper a little edgeworn, with earlier owner's tape reinforcing to reverse of spine at head and tail; pages foxed and browned. Good. An account of the Cape colony's troubled eastern frontier and some of its key historical figures. .
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Values and democracy in South Africa: Comparing elite and public values

by Kotzé, Hennie, and Cindy Lee Steenekamp

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9780620431743
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0620431741
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(Johannesburg: Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, 2009) 9780620431743. 210 x 145 mm; laminated wrappers; pp. 152; graphs; tables. Very good condition. "This study is an attempt to give an overview of opinion leaders' attitudes regarding a host of issues in contemporary South Africa. It also compares the attitudes and values of opinion leaders with those of the public, and assesses the level of congruence between opinion leaders and the general public. ... [It] should be stressed that this is predominantly an opinion leader study, which implies that generalisations should not be made to the broader South African public. Generalisations are only applicable to opinion leaders in South Africa." .
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Van Lill's South African Miscellany
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Van Lill's South African Miscellany

by van Lill, Dawid

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1868729214
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(Cape Town: Zebra Press, 2004) 1868729214. 8vo; original blue boards; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; pp. vi + 154, incl. index; text figures; ribbon marker. Spine panel slightly sunned. Near fine condition. "We've all heard of the Big Five, but what is the Big Six? Or the Big Twelve? What is the tallest building in Africa? Who was the first South African to climb Mount Everest, and when and where was the first rugby test played in South Africa? The answers to all these questions, and many, many more, are to be found in Van Lill's South African Miscellany. Covering subjects such as nature and politics, entertainment and sport, the book will inform you about Olympic gold medallists and Nobel Prizes, political leaders and Miss South Africas, rugby nicknames and the national anthem, inventions and world records. You'll learn more about South African's biological diversity, its wealth in gold, its mountains and conservation areas, its toll roads and cities, all of which… Read more
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Van Malan tot Verwoerd

by Schoeman, B. M.

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(Cape Town: Human & Rousseau, 1973). 8vo; original blue boards; pictorial dustwrapper; pp. 261. Good to very good condition; dustwrapper slightly sunned, with tape marks to reverse; bump to fore-edge of lower board; previous owner's hand-stamp to front free endpaper; some tape marks and browning to endpapers; small penned marginal annotation (supplying date) to p. 216. Afrikaans text. "Waarom is so lank gesloer met die Wet op afsonderlike verteenwoordiging van kiesers? Was daar werklik 'n spanning tussen dr. Malan en adv. Strijdom? Wou dr. Malan hê dat Havenga hom moes opvolg? Hoe het dit gekom dat adv. Strijdom aangewys is as Hoofleier en Eerste Minister? Watter rol het dr. Verwoerd agter die skerms gespeel met die verkiesing van adv. Strijdom? Het adv. Strijdom as Transvaalse Nasionalis teenstand van die Suide ontvang? Hoe is dr. Verwoerd gekies? Wat was die verhouding tussen dr. Verwoerd en dr. Dönges? Hoe het dr. Verwoerd die Senaat verklein? Wat was sy… Read more
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Van Roem tot Selfmoord

by Nienaber, G. S.

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(Johannesburg: Voortrekkerpers, 1939). 213 x 138 mm; printed wrappers; pp. 171. Wrappers somewhat browned, very slightly creased and marked; bump to tail of spine; earlier owner's name signed, with date, on title page. Good to very good condition. (Nienaber I, p. 268) Life and death of Charles Boniface, literary figure, dramatist, polyglottist, controversialist, at the Cape of Good Hope and very early Natal. .
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Van Roodezand tot Gariep. Die 150-jarige bestaan van die N. G. Gemeente Clanwilliam 1826-1976

by Kotzé, D. A.

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(Clanwilliam: N. G. Gemeente Clanwilliam, 1981). Small 4to; original green boards; pp. (x) + 137; photographs. Trace of foxing to endpapers. Very good condition. Afrikaans text. "Toe daar op 26 September 1826 daadwerklik oorgegaan is tot die stigting van die N.G. gemeente van Clanwilliam, het 'n ligstraal geval uit Roodezand tot aan die Gariep. Uit hierdie ontsaglike groot gemeente van destyds het daar oor die afgelope 150 jaar neëntien goed georganiseerde gemeentes gegroei. Waar daar op 17 Oktober 1826 by die eerste amptelike erediens nagmaal aan vyftig lidmate bedien is, kom daar vandag elke Sondag etlike duisende lidmate in dieselfde gebied in aanbidding saam." .
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Van Van Riebeeck tot Verwoerd 1652 - 1966

by van Jaarsveld, F. A.

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(Johannesburg: Voortrekkerpers, 1971). 8vo; original pictorial boards; pictorial dustwrapper; pp. (xii) + 470; illustrated with numerous maps, photographs, tables. Dustwrapper partially sunned, a little rubbed, and edgeworn, with some archival tape repairs to reverse of edges; edges a trifle browned; occasional fox spot. Good to very good condition. Afrikaans text. One of the few one-man general histories of South Africa, in the tradition of S. F. N. Gie, E. A. Walker, and C. W. de Kiewiet. "Die voordeel van hierdie eenmangeskiedenis is eenvormigheid van styl, eenheid van visie en bou en daarby bondigheid, laasgenoemde veral wat die tydperk tot 1902 betref. … Die boek het 'n groeps-uitgangspunt: dis nie bloot 'n geskiedenis van blanke Suid-Afrika nie, maar behandel die ontstaan van en interaksie tussen die bevolkingsgroepe in 'n multi-nasionale of veelvolkige samelewing as geheel. Die kragte, lewensforme en leefwyse wat in die hede bestaan, word beskryf en hulle ontstaan en… Read more
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Vanishing Cultures of South Africa. Changing customs in a changing world

by Magubane, Peter

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(Cape Town: Struik, 1998) 1868259676. Foreword by Nelson Mandela. 4to; laminated pictorial boards; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; pictorial endpapers; pp. 168, incl. index; lavishly illustrated with full-colour photographs. Dustwrapper very slightly rubbed, with trace of foxing to reverse side; a little foxing to outermost leaves; suggestion of damp ingress to two index pages, which must have partially adhered at some point and been subsequently separated. Very good condition. "With political, social and economic changes transforming South Africa, the age-old ways of life bound to ethnic cultures of the region are slowly fading. In the photographs of the highly acclaimed photojournalist Peter Magubane and a fascinating, sensitive text, Vanishing Cultures of South Africa reveals the ways of indigenous groups, recording the roots of South African cultural identity. ... Vanishing Cultures of South Africa is a cultural record of striking importance, capturing the beauty of the still-meaningful… Read more
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Vanishing Kingdoms

by Tunstall, John

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(Cape Town: Purnell & Sons, 1966). 4to; original black boards; no dustwrapper; pp. 206; photographs. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title-page. Scattered foxing, heavy to endpapers and prelims. Travel in North Africa and the Middle East. .
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Vast Heritage

by Buchanan-Gould, Vera

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(Bellville, Beau Rivage, no date). Signed by the author on the title page. 8vo; original red boards, lettered in black on spine; pictorial dustwrapper; pp. xiv + 205. Dustwrapper partially sunned, also edgeworn, with old tape marks, and some loss; endpapers and edges foxed, some fox spots elsewhere. Good condition. 'Vast Heritage is a fascinating, powerful book which once started is difficult to put down. Through its pages stalk drama, adventure and romance. Against the stark and tragic background of privation and disaster, heroism dressed in homespun stands staunch and true. And added to this is the tenderness of a great love story. The epic of the 1820 Settlers is second to none in the historic and heroic records of our country.' .
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Vatmaar. 'n Lewendagge verhaal van 'n tyd wat nie meer is nie

by Scholtz, A. H. M.

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(Cape Town, Kwela, 1995). 212 x 138 mm; laminated pictorial wraps; pp. 315. Very good condition. Afrikaans text. 'Vatmaar vertel 'n onvergeetlike verhaal van 'n klein Noord-Kaapse gemeenskappie. Dit is 'n wonderbaarlike verhaal wat jou laat lag, huil, en diep nadink.' 'A. H. M. Scholtz se eerstelingroman Vatmaar - "'n storie van die bruinmense van Suid-Afrika" - is 'n merkwaardige letterkundige gebeurtenis. Die skrywer, met weining van die opsigtelike literêre geskooldheid van die tipiese Afrikaanse skrywer, openbaar hierin 'n verbluffende tegniese beheer oor die verwikkelde ineengevlegtheid van verhaallyne, magdom van karakters, verskuiwing van tydsvlakke en afwisseling van perspektiewe, terwyl hy steeds die ongekunsteldheid handhaaf waaraan die vertelling en uitbeelding hul egtheid en oortuigingskrag ontleen.' - Jakes Gerwel. .
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Veertien Gedenktekens van Suid-Afrika

by van Tonder, J. J. (editor)

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(Cape Town: Nasionale Boekhandel, 1961. 8vo; pictorial boards; pp. (viii) + 149; plates. Tape marks to endpapers; small hole margin of pp. 23-24 (conceivably an aboriginal fault). Very good condition. Afrikaans text. Chapter headings: Beeld van Bartolemeu Dias; Standbeeld van Jan van Riebeeck; Standbeeld van Maria de la Queillerie; Hugenotemonument; Setlaarsmonument; Taalmonument; Bloedriviermonument; Paardekraalmonument; Driemanskapmonument; Nasionale Vrouemonument; Kindermonument; Vredesmonument op Vereeniging; Danie Theron-monument. .
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The Vegetation of the Districts of East London and King William's Town, Cape Province

The Vegetation of the Districts of East London and King William's Town, Cape Province

by Comins, D. M.

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(Pretoria: Department of Agricultural Technical Services, 1962). Botanical Survey Memoir No. 33. 242 x 155 mm; side-stitched card wrappers; pp. (iv) + 32; plates; large, folding colour map in end-pocket. Slight creasing; short, closed tear to top edge of lower cover. Very good condition. "Owing to the dissected terrain and the wide range in altitude within a relatively short distance from the coast to the mountains, the vegetation exhibits a correspondingly wide variation in form and complexity of distribution pattern. The vegetation is composed of two plant formations, namely Woodland and Grassland. Woodland is the dominant component and has replaced Grassland in many localities. Grassland occurs in exposed situations mainly in the midlands. These two plant formations are themselves composed of two floral elements, namely, an eastern component of tropical affinity and an austral component related to the flora of the south-west Cape. The flora is mainly of tropical affinity; the austral… Read more
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Vegkop; woorde van / words by Totius; musiek deur / music by Sydney Richfield.

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(Cape Town, Die Burger Boekhandel, no date, circa 1930?). Verkrygbaar by: / Sold by: Die Burger Boekhandel; Keeromstraat; Kaapstad. Quarto, pp. (5), printed in sepia ink. 'Opgedra aan / dedicated to Mevr. / Mrs. S.P.E. Boshoff.' Lyrics in Afrikaans and English. Horrible lines such as: 'Black lie the kaffirrs, their pride is brought low, Massed heap on heap the flow'r of the foe! God is our help, He heard in our woe!' .
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Vein of Gold

by Struben, Charles

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(Cape Town: A. A. Balkema, 1957). 8vo; original blue leatherette, lettered in gilt on spine, and with gilt publisher's device to upper cover; tinted top edge; pp. 190, incl. index; frontis. portrait; plates. Earlier owner's bookplate to front free endpaper; endpapers slightly foxed. Very good condition. Charles Frederick William Struben (1877-1958) was the son of Harry Struben. He was educated at the Diocesan College, Rondebosch, at Clifton College, Bristol, and at University College Oxford, where he studied law, captained the university rugby team and was president of the athletics club. Returning to South Africa, he practiced law, was elected to the Cape House of Assembly as the member for Wynberg. During the First World War, he served with the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve in the Mediterranean, and received an O.B.E. Following the war and his return to South Africa, he left the legal profession for commerce, remaining active in political affairs. Before publication in book form, his… Read more
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Veld Management in the Valley Bushveld of the Eastern Cape

by Aucamp, A.J, and N.M. Tainton

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9780621088571
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0621088579
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(Pretoria: Division Agricultural Information, Republic of South Africa, 1984) 0621088579. 210 x 148 mm; saddle-stitched printed card wrappers; pp. vi + 34; tables; graphs; map. A little light foxing. Very good condition. "The excellent information presented in this publication will be received with great enthusiasm by the farming community, researchers, agricultural advisors and students in agriculture. It will fulfill an urgent need for information in respect of certain plants in the Valley Bushveld. It is hoped that this will lead to further investigations, which will supplement the existing knowledge, with special reference to the management of this vegetation type. Such information is of critical importance for two principal reasons. Firstly, the Valey Bushveld is an important agricultural area, especially as far as the production of mohair and red meat is concerned and secondly, because it is so vulnerable to destruction by over exploitation." .
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