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[Department of Economics, University of Natal] – Studies of Indian Employment in NatalItem
(Cape Town: Oxford University Press for the University of Natal, 1961) Natal Regional Survey Volume 11. 8vo; original blue cloth; dustwrapper; pp. (viii) + 167; black-and-white plates map. Very good condition. A little scattered browning. One page fold not caught in binding (aboriginal error). ‘Studies of Indian Employment in Natal’ is the third in a […]
[University of Natal, Department of Electrical Engineering] – Electricity Undertakings in NatalItem
(London: Oxford University Press for the University of Natal, 1953) Natal Regional Survey Volume Five. 8vo; original blue cloth; dustwrapper; pp. ix + (i) + 100; frontispiece figures (including folding) and tables. Very good condition. Dustwrapper a little rubbed and edgeworn; endpapers browned a little foxing mainly to edges.
[Various] – Agriculture in Natal, Recent Developments. A SymposiumItem
(Cape Town: Oxford University Press for the University of Natal, 1957) Natal Regional Survey Volume 13. 8vo; original blue cloth; dustwrapper; pp. x + 205; black-and-white illustrations maps diagrams. Very good condition. Dustwrapper a little rubbed and edgeworn; endpapers browned and a few scattered brown spots.
Alexander, Morris – The Comrades Marathon StoryItem
(Cape Town: Juta, 1976 Second edition ) 8vo; pictorial boards; pp. viii + 262 + route map; black-and-white plates. Boards a little soiled; light foxing and browning mainly to endpapers and edges. Good condition. History of the famous marathon up to the Golden Jubilee Comrades of 1975.
Bennett, Gordon, and Steven Herbert – Where to See Birds in KwaZulu-NatalItem
(Johannesburg: Southern African Ornithological Society, 1995) 206 x 148 mm; pictorial wrappers; pp. (vi) + 81 incl. index; maps; colour photographs. Very good condition. With a total species list of approximately 650 KwaZulu-Natal is undoubtedly one of the best birdwatching regions of southern Africa. Between the shores of the warm Indian Ocean in the east […]
Burnett, B.B. – Anglicans in NatalItem
(Durban: Churchwardens, St. Paul’s, c. 1953) 8vo; original blue cloth; pp. xii + 180 (including index); black-and-white plates. Good condition. Cloth somewhat worn and splitting at head and tail of spine; regular light browning and scattered moderate foxing. Covers the period 1853-1953.
Cottrell, Tom, with Ian Laxton and David Williams – Comrades Marathon – Highlights and Heroes 1921 – 1999Item
(Johannesburg: Jonathan Ball, and Guide Book Publications, 2000) 4to; original blue boards lettered in white on spine; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; pp. 240; richly illustrated. Slightest curl to edges of dustwrapper; edges very slightly rubbed. Very good condition. The Comrades Marathon has become an annual South African ritual a day of inspiration and extraordinary achievement that […]
De Villiers, C.G.S. and others (editors) – Annale van die Universiteit van Stellenbosch Jaargang XV, Reeks B, Afl. 1 (April 1937). J.L.M. Franken: Uit die Lewe van Charles Etienne BonifaceItem
(Stellenbosch: University of Stellenbosch, 1937) 245 x 185 mm; original thin card wrappers; pp. (iv) + 51. Corners a little curled; staples rusted. Very good condition. Contents: Uit die Lewe van Charles Etienne Boniface. Taalmeester Toneelspeler Dramaturg Musicus Cholericus” deur Dr. J.L.M. Franken Professor in Frans Universiteit van Stellenbosch. Text in Afrikaans with Dutch and […]
Edwards, Terry – Seasons of Change. 100 Years of the Natal Agricultural UnionItem
(Pietermaritzburg: Natal Agricultural Union, 1991) 8vo; original red rexine with gilt titles; pictorial dustwrapper; pp. (x) + 141; black-and-white photographs. Dustwrapper a bit sunned on spine slightly edgeworn with short tear to top edge of lower panel. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper. History of the Natal Agricultural Union the official association of the […]
Eilersen, Gillian Stead – Bessie Head – Thunder Behind Her Ears. Her Life and WritingItem
(Cape Town: David Philip, 1995) 230 x 150 mm; laminated pictorial wraps; pp. (viii) + 312 including index; photographs. Some foxing to inner wraps prelims. and final leaves; regular light browning throughout. Very good condition. Bessie Head was a born writer but one born also to a deprived childhood and a life of often recurring […]
Frost, T.B. and others (editorial committee) – Natalia No. 14. December, 1984Item
(Pietermaritzburg: Natal Society Public Library, 1984) 240 x 150 mm; card wraps; pp. 132; black-and-white photographs. Wraps a bit soiled. Highlights include: Old Days at N.U.C.” (By a Foundation Professor); “The Revd John David Jenkins (1828-76) Canon of the Cathedral of Natal” by Frank Emery; “The Great Flood of 1856” by Pamela Barnes; “Durban’s Court-House: […]
Gordon, Ruth – Alive, Alive-O!Item
(Pietermaritzburg: the author?, 1984) 240 x 180 mm; pictorial wraps; erratum slip pasted to inner wrap; pp. (vi) + 226 + (8); black-and-white photographs. Small label of previous owner pasted to title page. Signed by the author on title page. Backstrip somewhat worn; a little scattered foxing. Good condition. Autobiography of Ruth Gordon.