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Cole Bowen, Bob and Elizabeth – 15 Essays in Half-toneItem
(Pretoria: J. L. van Schaik, 1957) Oblong quarto; original coarse grey cloth with red lettering to upper cover; pictorial dustwrapper; unpaginated (but pp. 64); monochrome photographs throughout. Dustwrapper somewhat edgeworn with some loss to top edge of upper panel and archival tape repairs to reverse side; faint foxing to endpapers. Very good condition. An evocative […]
Hall, Colin, and Bob Thornley (originators) – A day in the life of South AfricaItem
(Johannesburg: A Day in the Life of South Africa (Pty) Ltd., 1982) Folio; original red rexine; spine gilt; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; unpaginated; lavishly illustrated with colour and monochrome photographs. Dustwrapper edges very slightly curled; a little foxing to prelims. Very good condition. There have been many attempts to capture in words and pictures the totality […]
Hartman, Ray – South Africa. Who CaresItem
(Cape Town: The Gallery Press, 1985) Photography by Paul Alberts Bee Berman Patrick Royal Paul Weinberg and Giselle Wulfsohn. Folio; laminated pictorial boards; pp. 119; black-and-white photographs. Some foxing and browning mainly to prelims and edges. Good condition. Photographic essay showing scenes from community projects of the Rotary Club.
Haskins, Sam – Five GirlsItem
(New York: Crown Publishers, 1962) 4to; original salmon-coloured boards lettered in white on spine and upper cover; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; pp. 143; around 130 photographs in monochrome. Dustwrapper a little edgeworn with some archival tape repairs to reverse of edges. An excellent copy in a very good dustwrapper. First edition of one of the most […]
Jansen, Chris – Face of South AfricaItem
(Cape Town, 1972) Quarto pictorial dustwrapper lightly rubbed no pagination numerous black-and-white photographic illustrations. Excellent photo-essay depicting the people and places of South Africa.
Potgieter, Herman (photographer) and Guy Butler (text) – South Africa. Landshapes. Landscapes. ManscapesItem
(Cape Town, Struik, 1990) Folio; original cloth-backed paper over boards; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; small light tape stains to pictorial endpapers; gift inscription on half-title; pp. 160; numerous full colour photographs. Near fine condition. This magnificently illustrated work is unique among the many photographic books on South Africa for it presents a daringly original collection of […]
Robertson, Struan – The Cold Choice. Pictures of a South African realityItem
(Cape Town: David Philip, 1991) 4to; laminated pictorial boards; pp. 123 + (iv); photographs; map. Boards very slightly rubbed; earlier owner’s name on front free endpaper; occasional fox spot. Very good condition. The Cold Choice is the record of four years’ travelling with Operation Hunger teams around South Africa. The flip side of the glossy […]