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    Ziegler, Philip – The Black Death

    (London: Collins, 1969) 8vo; original green boards lettered in gilt on spine; pictorial dustwrapper; tinted top edge; pp. 319 incl. index; frontis.; map. Dustwrapper a little sunned on spine panel and very slightly edgeworn. Very good condition. No human event has been more aptly named than the Black Death. Europe of the mid-fourteenth century suddenly […]

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    Ziehl, Susan C. – Household structure and family ideology – A study of whites in Grahamstown

    (Pretoria: Human Sciences Research Council, 1993) 235 x 182 mm; wrappers; pp. (viii) + 87; tables and diagrams; two maps incl. folding. Fine condition. A publication of the Co-operative Research Programme on Marriage and Family Life of the Human Sciences Research Council (Report HG/MF-10). Abstract: The main aim of this study is to illustrate family […]

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    Ziervogel, D. – A Grammar of Swazi (siSwati)

    (Johannesburg: Witwatersrand University Press, 1952) 245 x 155 mm; card wrappers; pp. xxii + 224 incl. index; map. Cover rubbed and creased; earlier owner’s name signed on front free endpaper; some fox spots; occasional pencilled annotations. (Murphy & Goff 109; Doke p. 264) I have not attempted any standardizing of the language nor was unification […]

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    Zilz, Walther – Eva von Tiele-Winckler. Blicke in ihr Leben und Wirken

    (Konstanz: Christliche Verlagsanstalt , 1953) 183 x 122 mm; pictorial card wrappers; pp. 64. Wrappers slightly soiled and rubbed; earlier owner’s name signed on title page; moderate foxing. Good. German text. The life of Evan von Tiele-Winckler (1866-1930) social reformer and founder of a charitable sisterhood who was commonly referred to as Mother Eve”.”

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    Zondi, Elliot – Ukufa kukaShaka

    (Johannesburg, Witwatersrand University Press, 1966) 181 x 122 mm; printed card wraps; pp. viii + 53. Cover tanned on spine and somewhat creased at one corner; pencilled textual annotations. Good condition. Number 14 in The Bantu Treasury” series edited by D.T. Cole: The death of Shaka a Zulu play by Elliot Zondi.”

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    Zur Strassen, Helmut – Vision Etoscha

    (Cape Town: Purnell, 1974) 4to; original blue boards; price-clipped pictorial dustwrapper; endpaper maps; unpaginated (but pp. 168); photographs throughout some of which in colour though largely in monochrome. Dustwrapper a little scuffed and edgeworn; earlier owner’s name signed on front free endpaper and title page; some foxing to endpapers and outermost leaves occasional fox spot […]

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    Zur Strassen, W.H. – The fur seal of southern Africa

    (Cape Town, Timmins, 1971) Pictorial dustwrapper little rubbed pp. 71 black-and-white photographic illustrations. Endpapers and edges very slightly foxed.

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    Zwi, Rose – Another Year in Africa

    (Johannesburg: Bateleur Press, 1980) Author’s presentation inscription to half-title. 8vo; original brown rexine lettered in gilt on spine; pictorial dustwrapper; pp. 172 + (ii). Dustwrapper sunned on spine panel slightly edgeworn with tape repairs to reverse; slight bump to top fore-corner of upper board; earlier bookseller’s label to front free endpaper; regular browning throughout; trace […]