Catalogue of Pictures in the Africana Museum - 7 volumes

By: Kennedy, R F

Price: $152.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


Seven volumes (complete). Of varying conditions. Volume I: A-B - a copy that has languished in storage. From the library of Edna and Frank Bradlow (the Africana specialists), the front pastedown has their ex-libris plate. The boards have a clear plastic protective cover (scruffy). The boards are much marked from storage conditions. They are otherwise steady and sure. The papertrims, pages have foxing. The guttering along the title page is cracked, but the facility of the book is unaffected. The contents are placid, sure. Volume 2:(pub. 1967): C-D - a pleasing copy. The book has a paper protective cover (much worn, torn, marked - but fit for purpose). The boards are most handsome. Pressed gilt titling (fresh). The boards have very light shelving wear. The contents are healthy. The very early pages have splashes of foxing. Otherwise, the contents are very fresh, clean, clear, smart. Volume 3: (pub. 1967): E-L - an agreeable copy. The paper protective cover is intact, marked, sure. The boards are very healthy, assured and sound. The contents are placid. The top corners have shallow storage creases. The papertrims are very lightly foxed. Some pages have splashes of foxing. In general, the pages are very clean, clear, confident, competent. Volume 4: (pub. 1968): M-S - a benign copy. The boards have very, very light scuffing. They are pleasing. The papertrims and contents have smears, flushes and splashes of foxing. The pages are healthy, competent, fit. Volume 5: (pub. 1968): T-Y and Index - a contented copy. The boards are hale, pleasing, attractive. The contents are agreeably clear and clean. Some pages have very light foxing spots. They are certain, generously-minded, bountiful. Volume Six: (pub 1971): Supplement A-G - a comfortable copy. The paper protective cover has some marks and stains and wear. It is fit for purpose and intact. The boards are pleasing, healthy. Within, the early and later pages have flushes, splashes of foxing. Otherwise, the pages are very clean and clear, orderly, tidy. Volume 7: (pub. 1972): Supplement H-Z and Index to Volumes 6 and 7. A comfortable copy. The boards have slight shelving wear about the edges. They are otherwise smart and sure. The contents have splashes and flushes of foxing to the early and later pages. However, the pages are very clean, certain, neat, orderly, generous. Please note that due to the weight of the books, should the set need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postage charges may be required. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.

Title: Catalogue of Pictures in the Africana Museum - 7 volumes

Author Name: Kennedy, R F

Categories: Africana - Art,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Africana Museum, Johannesburg: 1966

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 91ok