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"Bitch, Please ! I'm Khanyi Mbau"

By: Mofokeng, Lesley

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Tafelberg, 2012

Edition: 1st Edition


wraps are a bit shelf rubbed and knocked. clean. well bound. very good copy.[S.K] View more info

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"Forever Young" The Linda A Story

By: Atkinson, Eileen

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Nosnikta Books, 2013

Edition: Second Impression


The wraps are in a very good condition and appear as new. Internally clean and tightly bound in pamphlet format. Complete with 56 pages. [B.K.] View more info

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10 Decades of Happenings: The Autobiography of Winifred Rushforth

By: Rushforth, Winifred

Price: $3.80

Publisher: U.S.A.: Gateway Books, 1984

Edition: 1st Edition


jacket is shelf rubbed. mild tanning. light marks. well bound. good copy.[S.K] View more info

20 Maresfield Gardens: A Guide to the Freud Museum

By: Davies, Erica [Editor]

Price: $4.75

Publisher: U.S.A.: Serpents Tail, 1998

Edition: 1st Edition


The wraps are shelf rubbed.One inscription.Excellent binding.[R.K] View more info

20 Months in Hostage Hell

By: Calitz, Debbie : Hill, Ulrike

Price: $10.45

Publisher: Penguin Books, 2012

Edition: 1st Edition


the wraps are shelf rubbed. mild tanning. light marks. well bound. very good copy.[S.K] View more info

50 Years in the Church of Rome

By: Chiniquy, Charles

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Chick Pub, 1985


Wraps are shelf rubbed and a little creased.the front end page appears to have been removed.mild tanning.well bound.good copy[S.K] View more info

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500 Founders of the 21st Century

By: Gifford, J. [Editor]

Price: $95.00

Publisher: International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: signed


Inscribed by Author(s)691 pages (complete). In pristine condition. Inscribed by Bettie Cilliers-Barnard, a much regarded and acclaimed South African artist, for her son Wimcar on the title page. A silky marker is attached. A leatherette branded bookmark leads to Cilliers-Barnard's entry in the book. The contents are immaculate, fresh, fine, bright and clean. fk View more info

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A Birthday Book

By: N/A

Price: $7.60

Publisher: Toc H, 1936


The boards are in an excellent condition although there are age related marks within the boards as well as on the front and back end pages. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 140 pages. [B.K.] View more info

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A Blackboard Round My Neck

By: Metrowich, F C

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Howard Timmins, Cape Town, 1964

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed


209 pages (complete). Signed by Metrowich on the title page. A jolly memoir of a South African teacher. The dustjacket is comfortable; it has wear, scuffing and marks. The boards are contented and calm. The contents are genial and amiable. The front and end papers are marked from age and storage. Beyond this the pages are clean, clear, congenial, companionable and certain. fk View more info

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A Blow to the Hoop --: The Story of My Life and Times

By: Van der Ross, Dick

Price: $36.10

Publisher: Ampersand, 2010

Edition: 1st Edition


wraps are shelf rubbed. light marks. well bound. very good copy.[S.K] View more info

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A Blow to the Hoop --: The Story of My Life and Times

By: van der Ross, Dick

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Ampersand, 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: signed


Signed by Author(s)wraps are shelf rubbed and a bit edge worn. light marks. inscribed and signed by author. well bound. very good copy.[S.K] View more info

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A Botanist's Memoirs

By: Levyns, Margaret R

Price: $36.10

Publisher: The Department of Botany, 1968

Inscription: Signed


The wraps are in a very good condition, though age related marks and foxing are visible. Occasional foxing can be seen partly on the pages. There is an author's inscription on the front end page. Tightly bound and complete with 40 pages. [B.K.] View more info

A Brighter Tomorrow: Memories of a South Africa Childhood

By: Booth, Edna May Walker

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Alpharetta, Georgia, U.S.A.: Old Rugged Cross Pr, 1994


The wraps are shelf rubbed and creased.Minor markings.Excellent binding.[R.K] View more info

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A Colossus of Roads

By: Storrar, Patricia ; Komnick, Gunther

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Murray & Roberts / Concor, 1984

Edition: 1st Edition


108 pages (complete). The history of Thomas Baines' most extraordinary accomplishment of his astonishing series of roadways throughout the Cape, from Cradock to Cape Town. Many of these are still in use! The dustjacket is in a poor state and is included. The board covers have mild marks and wear. Within, the contents are in immaculate condition. They are sure, clean, clear, confident, bright, fresh and very accessible. A very good copy. fk View more info

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A Cornish Waif's Story

By: N/A

Price: $8.55

Publisher: Odhams, 1955


reprint. the jacket is worn, taped and torn. tanning. light marks. well bound. fair copy.[S.K] View more info