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(Cape Town Peace Celebrations Committee) – The Celebration of Peace August 2 to 5, 1919. Official Programme and Souvenir BookletItem
(Cape Town Peace Celebrations Committee, 1919) 210 x 140 mm; card wraps somewhat soiled; pp. 48; numerous black-and-white photographs. A little foxing and browning; signature of previous owner inside cover. Good condition. Official programme for the peace celebrations brief record of the war and the involvement of Cape Town and her citizens.
[South African Library] – Early Cape Printing/Vroeë Kaapse drukwerk 1796-1802Item
(Cape Town, South African Library, 1971) South African Library Reprint Series 1. 4to; original printed boards; no dustwrapper; unpaginated. Cover very lightly soiled with chip from lower joint; text block a little rippled. Good condition. The four items reproduced here are some of the earliest known examples of printing at the Cape of Good Hope […]
Adams, Hettie & Hermione Suttner – William Street: District SixItem
(Cape Town, 2nd impression, 1989) Large paperback pictorial card wraps pp. 80 photographic illustrations. ‘The vibrant community of District Six at the foot of Table Mountain lives on in this personal memoir…’
African Tool Company. (Pty.) Ltd. – Price List No. 9.Item
— Only address: 7-9 Waterkant Street Cape Town. (Two doors from St. George’s Street) Next to Boston House. Established 1893. Original pictorial wraps very worn and soiled pp. 184 numerous illustrations of workshop tools. Some staining. Poor copy; but a valuable resource for research. Mail order tool catalogue. No date; but probably circa-1930.
Anonymous – Almanach der Africaansche Landbouwers en Hoveniers / African Gardeners’ and Farmers’ AlmanacItem
(Cape Town: South African Library, 1984) Number 4 in the South African Library General Series. 220 x 133 mm; saddle-stitched green wrappers; pp. x + 37; line drawings. Slightest curl to edges of wrappers; occasional fox spot. Very good condition. Text in Dutch with English translation. This little book contains the complete text of a […]
Baker, Jos (editor and text) – Rustenberg StellenboschItem
(Cape Town: Stephan Phillips, no date) Presentation inscription with date to title page from Simon Barlow owner of Rustenberg and the one behind the publication of the book. 296 x 244 mm; laminated pictorial wrappers; pp. 64; full-colour illustrations. Fine condition. Rustenberg in the possession of the Barlow family for more than sixty years has […]
Barnard, Anne (Lindsay) – South Africa a century ago (1797 – 1801)Item
(Cape Town, Maskew Miller, 2nd edition, no date ) Part I. Letters written from the Cape of Good Hope; Part II. Extracts from a Journal addressed to her sisters in England … and a memoir of The Lady Anne Barnard by W.H. Wilkins; with 40 illustrations. Original blue cloth somewhat worn with corners a little […]
Barnard, Lady Anne – South Africa a century ago (1797-1801) Part I. Letters written from the Cape of Good Hope; Part II. Extracts from a journal addressed to her sisters in England; … selected and edited by H.J. Anderson…Item
(Cape Town, no date) Original cloth lacking paper title-label on the spine spare label inserted loose pp. 231 frontispiece portrait plates. Owner’s inscriptions on the front free endpapers.
Barnard, Lady Anne, and W.H. Wilkins (editor) – South Africa a Century Ago. Letters Written from the Cape of Good Hope (1797-1801)Item
(London, John Murray, 1913) 8vo; original blue cloth; pp. x + 316. Boards somewhat worn; light scattered foxing; names of previous owners on front free endpaper. Good condition.
Barnard, Marius (text) and Anthony Johnson (photographs) – Gees van die KarooItem
(Cape Town: Don Nelson, 1975) Folio; pictorial boards; pp. 124; numerous black-and-white and a few colour photographs. Some browning to boards endpapers and edges with a few scattered brown stains. Good condition. Afrikaans text. Photographic essay.
Berrisford, A. B. – 55-60 Years of Mountaineering in South AfricaItem
(Cape Town: the author, no date) 4to; original red boards; pictorial dustwrapper; pp. (viii) + 114 incl. index; photographs. Dustwrapper a bit rubbed and slightly edgeworn with archival tape reinforcing to reverse of top edge; earlier owner’s name on front free endpaper; some very light foxing to endpapers and outermost leaves. Very good condition. ‘During […]
Booyens, Bun – Die Stellenbossche Distriksbank 1882-1982Item
(Stellenbosch: Distriksbank Beperk, 1982) 4to; original cream boards; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; pp. (viii) + 75; numerous photographs. Slightest trace of fishmothing to reverse of dustwrapper; occasional fox spot. Very good condition. Afrikaans text. By die deurlees van hierdie geskiedenis kom ‘n mens weer eens onder die besef van die durf wat ‘n vorige geslag aan […]