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Image for Who's Who of Southern Africa 1977/78 - Including Mauritius and including South African Who's Who and the Central African Who's Who : An illustrated biographical record of prominent personalities in the Republic of South Africa, South West Africa, Rhodesia, the neighbouring countries and Mauritius

Who's Who of Southern Africa 1977/78 - Including Mauritius and including South African Who's Who and the Central African Who's Who : An illustrated biographical record of prominent personalities in the Republic of South Africa, South West Africa, Rhodesia, the neighbouring countries and Mauritius

By: N/A

Price: $87.40

Publisher: The Argus Printing and Publishing Co., Ltd., Johannesburg: 1977

Seller ID: bzbd

Condition: Good


1212 pages (complete). A sure copy. The red boards have wear about the edges and corners. There is light scuffing and lighter marking. They are stout. The early and later pages have marks and foxing from use and storage. There are three bookmarkers attached with maypole plaited string. These too are foxed. The pages in general are benign and placid. The thumb tags are worn but sure. The contents are competent, diligent, clean, confident. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Who's Who of Southern Africa 2006

By: N/A

Price: $85.50

Publisher: Who's Who of Southern Africa: 2006

Seller ID: cage

ISBN: 1869180968

Condition: Fine


676 pages (complete). A very smart copy. The dustjacket is neat, bright. It has light shelving wear to the edges. Otherwise it is most healthy. The red boards are well dressed, they gleam with confidence. Within, the contents are most agreeable. They are clean, clear, assiduous, diligent, more than competent - as if new throughout! fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Who's Who of Southern Africa 1980 : An illustrated biographical record of prominent personalities in the Republic of South Africa, South West Africa, Zimbabwe Rhodesia, the neighbouring countries and Mauritius

By: N/A

Price: $85.50

Publisher: The Argus Printing & Publishing Co Ltd, Johannesburg: 1980

Edition: 63rd Edition

Seller ID: cgnd

Condition: Very Good


856 pages (complete). A much owned copy. The red boards are sturdy, steady and sound. They are healthy, smart. The contents have evidence of repeated use. The early and later pages have storage tanning and foxing. The thumb tags are worn, marked but secure. The pagetrims have handling marks and splatters of foxing. The contents are benign and placid. They are orderly, clean, clear, certain, tight, more than competent, famously diligent. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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State Departments of Southern Africa 1986/87

By: N/A

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Dictum Publishing (Pty) Ltd., Johannesburg: 1986

Seller ID: 7ij

ISBN: 0620085185

Condition: Very Good


240 pages (complete). Ex-library (Merz and McLellan (SA)) copy with consequent labels, stamps, marks, use and wear. The boards are healthy and steady. They have shelving wear to the edges and corners. The contents are clean, clear, diligent, dutiful, certain. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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The Cape of Good Hope : University Calendar and Almanac 1897-98, Almanac, 1898-99, Dates of Examinations, 1898

By: N/A

Price: $80.75

Publisher: J C Juta & Co., Cape Town etc: 1897

Seller ID: 82iz

Condition: Fair


370 pages (some early contents pages and later advertisement pages removed/ missing). A much owned and robust copy. The boards have much wear, scuffing, marks all about. They are stoic, sure. The contents have evidence of much use throughout. Nonetheless, the pages are benign, comfortable, assured, competent, clean, clear (there are some handling marks about), certain, still eager to be used. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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University of the Cape of Good Hope : The Calendar for the year 1899-1900

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: J C Juta & Co: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 59kx

Condition: Good


390 pages (complete). A much owned copy. The boards are much scuffed, worn, marked, rubbed all about. The spine is burnished from handling and shelving and has a handwritten '1899-1900' written at the foot. The spine has wear to the head and foot. The boards and spine are steady and sure. The contents have evidence of use throughout. They have age-related marks, some blotches and rashes of foxing, some handling marks and creases. In general, the pages are clean, clear, resolutely competent, assured, orderly, certain. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery serv... View more info

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Amptelike Plekname in die Republiek van Suid-Afrika en in Suidwes-Afrika (Goedgekeur tot 1 April 1977) / Official Place Names in the Republic of South Africa and in South-West Africa (Approved to 1 April 1977)

By: N/A

Price: $81.70

Publisher: Departement van Nasionale Opvoeding / Department of National Education ; The Government Printer: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 86mb

ISBN: 0621048046

Condition: Good


329 pages (complete). In Afrikaans and English. A placid copy. The boards have wear from shelving, storage. They are scuffed, marked from handling and storage. They are steady and sure. The papertrims are flecked with foxing. The contents are municipal. The early and later pages have flurries of foxing. However, in general and by far, the pages are clean, clear, conscientious, dutiful, certain, assured, deliberate. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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East London and Frontier Red Book

By: N/A

Price: $90.25

Publisher: Griffith-Standard Co., Ltd., East London, South Africa: 1948

Edition: 39th Edition

Seller ID: 4md

Condition: Fair


1024 pages (complete). An aged, resolutely competent copy. The red linen covered boards are much worn, marked, scuffed all about. They are sturdy, steady. The contents are aged throughout. They have tanning and foxing. There is evidence of ownership with some very occasional markings, stamps on the papertrims. The pages have some wear from use. However, the pages are clean, clear, diligent, more than competent. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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South African Who's Who 1909 : An Illustrated Biographical Sketch Book of South Africans

By: Donaldson, K (compiler)

Price: $380.00

Publisher: South African Who's Who Publishing Company, Durban: 1909

Seller ID: 10lp

Condition: Good


540 pages (complete). A casually owned copy. Please note that the pages from front to page 25 are worn about the top edge from damp storage condition. The text is unaffected. Padded mulberry coloured cloth boards. The boards are much worn, marked, stained. They are comfortable, sound, steady. The contents have evidence of repeated use throughout. However, the pages are by far clean and clear, assiduous and assured, tidy and confident, competent and neat. fkOur orders are shipped using tracked delivery services. Most orders delivered in 5-10 business days. View more info

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South African Who's Who 1909 : An Illustrated Biographical Sketch Book of South Africans

By: Donaldson, Ken. (Compiler)

Price: $380.00

Publisher: South African Who's Who Publishing Company, Durban / Bemrose & Sons Ltd., London: 1909

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 86kr

Condition: Very Good


540 pages (complete) plus advertising pages. A nobly-minded copy. Imperial red padded cloth covered boards. They are scuffed, worn from handling and shelving. They have some marks. They are distinctively venerable and grand. The titling is faded but certain. The contents give a delicious surprise with their clarity, cleanliness, confidence. They are fresh-faced, most diligent, very rarely annotated, healthy, dignified. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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South African Who's Who 1909

By: Donaldson, Ken. (Compiler)

Price: $285.00

Publisher: South African Who's Who Publishing Company, Durban / Bemrose & Sons Ltd., London: 1909

Seller ID: 58nw

Condition: Good


540 pages plus advertising (complete). An amiably aged copy. Padded cloth covered boards. These are much worn, scuffed, marked from handling and shelving, all about. The titling is faded. The spine has wear to the body (repaired), to the head and foot. It is supple and fit. The boards are steady and sure. The papertrims are tanned from shelving and storage. The early and later pages have aging, handling, storage marks. The contents, by and large, despite evidence of use, are comfortable, certain, clean and clear, diligent, neat, orderly, competent and confident. fkOrders over $50.00... View more info

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South Africa and Its Future - including the Commercial & General Gazetteer of South Africa based on the latest official data, and on information collected from authorities resident in the various localities

By: Duke of Argyll; Wilmot, Hon A ; Knight, E F ; Osborn, E B ; Farrelly, M J ; Little, J Stanley ; Eglington, W ; Bleloch, W ; Norris, F T ; Davis, A G ; Little, E G ; Baden-Powell, Maj-Gen

Price: $47.50

Publisher: D E McConnell & Co., Cape Town, Johannesburg: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16nz

Condition: Fair


447 pages (complete). A comprehensively owned copy. Half-leather. Gilt borders. The leathered corners and spine are much worn, cracked. The blue boards have storage, shelving and handling marks and wear all about. They are passive, benign. The boards are steady and sound. Marbled end papers. The contents have evidence of avid, repeated use throughout. There are handling, shelving marks. There is some handling wear. However, the pages are calm, in general pleasingly clean and clear, assured, confident, companionable, competent. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should... View more info

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South Africa and its Future

By: Duke of Argyll; Wilmot, Hon A ; Knight, E F ; Osborn, E B ; Farrelly, M J ; Little, J Stanley ; Eglington, W ; Bleloch, W ; Norris, F T ; Davis, A G ; Little, E G ; Baden-Powell, Maj-Gen

Price: $47.50

Publisher: D E McConnell & Co., Cape Town, Johannesburg: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62nx

Condition: Good


448 pages (complete). A benign copy. Half leather. The boards are worn, scuffed, marked all about from handling and shelving and storage. The spine has wear and is a little cracked. The boards and spine are yet sound and sure. Within, there is evidence of age and avid use throughout. Whilst there are flecks, flurries of foxing, some user wear, the contents are mild-mannered. They are assured, comfortable, genial, tranquil, certain, generous in spirit, clean and clear, more than competent. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted to the outside of ... View more info

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Protective Workshops in the Western Cape: A resource directory

By: Esau, Faldie

Price: $28.50

Publisher: SALDRU, Cape Town: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29hp

ISBN: 0799218758

Condition: Very Good


191 pages (complete). Ex-library copy with consequent residue, debris, labels, usage. The covers are tidy and sure. The spine has been creased from usage. The contents are placid, clean, clear, diligent, amenable. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Who's Who of Southern Africa including Mauritius and incorporating South African Who's Who and the Central Who's Who 1970 : An Illustrated Biographical Sketch Book of Personalities in Southern Africa with separate sections for the Republic of South Africa, South West Africa, Rhodesia, Zambia, Malawi, Central and East Africa and Mauritius

By: Gibson, P J (ed)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Combined Publishers (Pty) Limited, Johannesburg: 1970

Seller ID: bzlw

Condition: Very Good


1376 pages (complete). A sound, steady copy. Two bookmarkers attached (worn and creased). The boards are healthy. They have scuffing, rubbing and shelf wear. The contents have evidence of use throughout. The pages are, however, clean, clear, very certain and confident, generous, most diligent and competent. A decent book. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Who's Who of Southern Africa Including Mauritius and incorporating South African Who's Who and the Central Africa Who's Who - 1996-97 : An illustrated biographical record of prominent personalities in the Republic of South Africa, Botswana, Mauritius, Namibia, Swaziland, Zimbabwe and neighbouring countries in Southern Africa

By: Hayes, S V (Ed)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Who's Who of Southern Africa,: 1996

Seller ID: 40mi

ISBN: 0958390258

Condition: Very Good


564 pages (complete). A healthy copy. The boards have some mild storage wear to the edges and to the back board. They are sound, sturdy and sure. The contents, thumbtags, bookmarkers are most pleasing. They are very clean, clear, tidy, smart, confident, diligent. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Who's Who of Southern Africa Including Mauritius and incorporating South African Who's Who and the Central Africa Who's Who - 1999 : An illustrated biographical record of prominent personalities in the Republic of South Africa, Botswana, Mauritius, Namibia, Swaziland, Zimbabwe and neighbouring countries in Southern Africa

By: Hayes, Sandra [Editor]

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Who's Who of Southern Africa,: 1999

Seller ID: 41mi

ISBN: 0958390290

Condition: Near Fine


537 pages (complete). A very smart copy. The red boards are healthy, tidy, sure, sound. The contents are most pleasing. Three book-markers attached. The contents are bright, very clean and clear, fresh, diligent, confident. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Wie is Wie in Suid-Afrika 1960

By: Kruger, Dr D F (Man. Ed)

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Vitae Uitgewers, Johannesburg: 1960

Seller ID: 76os

Condition: Near Fine


648 pages (complete). In English and Afrikaans. A sound copy. Blue boards with pressed gilt titling (bright). The boards have just the most shallow scuffing. They are steady and sure. The contents are most pleasing. They are fresh, bright, orderly, diligent, smart - as if almost new throughout! fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Who Owns Whom 2007

By: McGregor, Andrew ; Mould, Carla ; Pool, Caroline ; Ladall, Pat ; Makatini, Phumi ; McGregor, Robin

Price: $42.75

Publisher: Who Owns Whoml (Pty) Ltd., Johannesburg: 2007

Edition: 27th Edition

Seller ID: 45ib

ISBN: 1919850244

Condition: Near Fine


1424 pages (complete). A smart copy. The laminated boards are healthy, tidy, sound. The papertrims have light shelving marks. The contents are in excellent condition. They are clean, clear, confident, diligent - as if almost new throughout! Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Illustrated Official Handbook of The Cape and South Africa: A Resume of the History, Conditions, Populations, Productions and Resources, of the several Colonies, States & Territories

By: Noble, John (Ed)

Price: $61.75

Publisher: J C Juta & Co., Cape Town and Johannesburg: 1893

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7ok

Condition: Very Good


568 pages plus advertising fore and aft (complete). A tranquil copy of this very Victorian book (in its determination to be useful). The tan boards have scuffing, wear, handling marks. They are benign and sure. The contents are pleasing. Whilst the advertising pages have foxing, the text pages are comprehensive (to a fault), mild-mannered, clean and clear, companionable. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info