Category: Africana - Fiction

Sort

Showing 41-44 of 44

Image for Triomf

Triomf

By: van Niekerk, Marlene

Price: $76.00

Publisher: Queillerie, Kaapstad , Pretoria: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bspb

ISBN: 1874901163

Condition: Good


451 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. First edition, first impression. Softcover with flaps. The covers are scuffed and a little worn. They are comfortable and secure. Within, the frontis and end pages have some foxing. Beyond and between the pages are clean, clear, contented, congenial, certain. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Star of the South

Star of the South

By: Verne, Jules; Gray, Stephen [Translator]

Price: $66.50

Publisher: Protea Boekhuis, Pretoria: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 98kg

ISBN: 186919022X

Condition: Near Fine


252 pages (complete). A lovely smart copy. The laminated boards are fresh-faced, healthy, steady, sound. The contents are also most pleasing. The front pastedown has manufacturer bubbling. However, the contents are very neat, very tidy, very clean and clear, most generous - as if new throughout! fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Jasper Lyle: A Tale of Kafirland - 2 volumes

Jasper Lyle: A Tale of Kafirland - 2 volumes

By: Ward, Mrs

Price: $133.00

Publisher: George Routledge and Co., London: 1851

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75qd

Condition: Good


Two volumes (complete). Volume I has green boards with blind stamped decoration. The spine has stamped gilt decoration and titling. The boards have corner knocks, shelving wear, scuffing, marks and rubbing. The spine is a little faded with wear to head and foot. It is secure and sure. The contents are slightly waved here and there from storage conditions. However, the pages are also clean, clear, convivial, comfortable. Volume II has marbled boards and leather spine. The boards are much worn, scuffed all about. They have handling and storage marks. The spine is much worn at head, foo... View more info

Image for Archangels

Archangels

By: Willoughby, Guy

Price: $42.75

Publisher: Brevitas Publishers, Howick, South Africa: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: cckm

ISBN: 1874976333

Condition: Very Good


252 pages (complete). A placid, contented copy of what was later given the subtitle of "A queer romance". Although it's chief mischief is the glitter-ball of light it shone on Cape Town's literati. Inscribed by Willoughby on the titlepage: "Dear Joanne: Gee, being a novelist is a tricky business .... dealing with the critics is the worst! Here's to lunch [?] + hair! xx Guy". The covers are worn about all edges and seams. They are scuffed and very lightly marked. They are otherwise secure and sure. The contents are most comfortable. They are clean, clear, assured, mild-ma... View more info