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Talking Balls : A Collection of Light-Hearted Writings About Sport

By: Bishop, John ; Dickson, Tiki

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Zebra Press, Cape Town: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: cdbh


229 pages (complete). Signed by both John Bishop and Tiki Dickson. Dickson has also inscribed the frontispage. A comfortable copy. Included: two press-cuttings related to the book. The covers have wear about the edges from handling and use. There is scuffing. Otherwise, the covers are hale and sure. The contents have very mild evidence of happy use throughout. The pages though, are clean, clear, amiable, congenial, certain, generous. fk View more info

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Having a Ball

By: Cowley, Gavin

Price: $45.60

Publisher: S A Sporting Publications, Port Elizabeth: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: bzsn


108 pages (complete). Signed by Cowley on the frontispage. A benign copy. The covers are scuffed, worn, amiable. They are secure and sure. Within, the contents have evidence of use throughout. The pages though, are clean, clear, energetically-compiled, confident, companionable. fk View more info

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Having a Ball

By: Cowley, Gavin

Price: $38.00

Publisher: S A Sporting Publications, Port Elizabeth: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 6ik


108 pages (complete). Signed by Cowley on the frontispage. A mild copy that has at some stage been subjected to damp storage conditions. The consequences are light: the top edges have wrinkling. A 'celebration' of ball sports played by South Africans. The covers are bright, a little worn about the edges and seams. They are comfortable. The contents have some foxing fore and aft. Despite the damp consequences, the contents are clean, clear, certain, tight, fit. f... View more info

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The Allied Book of SA Sport & Sports Records - number 1 - 1986/87 Season

By: FitzGerald,, Jan (Ed)

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Sasbor cc, South Africa: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 76hz


302 pages (complete). Signed by GRAEME POLLOCK, who was Guest of Honour for this edition, on the frontispage. A healthy copy. The boards are smart, tidy. There is some very light corner and edge wear from shelving. The contents are diligent, fresh-faced, keen, clean, clear, confident, certain. 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. fk View more info

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The 7th All Africa Games Commemorative Book - Greater Johannesburg, 10-19 September 1999

By: Hesp, Deena ; Finch, Michael

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Hardeen Publishers, South Africa: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cdvh


87 pages (complete). A healthy copy. The dustjacket is smart, tidy. The boards are hale, sound. The contents of this pre-Games Commemorative Book are bright, fresh, clean, clear, confidently illustrated, energetically produced. fk View more info

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Sports and Sportsmen - South Africa

By: Kohler, C W H ; Robertson, Allan ; Melck, Captain G H ; Allsop, G A ; Byl, Lieut.-Colonel V A Van der ; Bisset, Murray ; Taylor, H W ; Beattie, Sir J Carruthers ; MIllar, W A ; Devenish, G St L ; Scholtz, Hugo ; Schreiner, W F R ; Apperley, W F R ; Apperl

Price: $551.00

Publisher: The Cape Times: 1929

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: cbga


526 pages (complete). Hand numbered 227 of a limited edition of 500 copies. Folio sized. A heavy, most handsome copy. Fully bound in leather. Gilt titling, bordering and edging. The gilt is benign and very lightly worn. The spine has five ridges. Titling and decoration are worn. The leather is also much worn. The spine is fit and healthy. The boards have storage / shelving wear about. Nonetheless, they are dignified and pleasing. Within, the tissue separators... View more info

Image for South African Sports : Cricket, Football, Athletics, Cycling, Tennis, Racing, Polo, Golf, Gymnastics, Boxing, Shooting, &c. : An Official Handbook with Portraits of Leading Athletes and Officials

South African Sports : Cricket, Football, Athletics, Cycling, Tennis, Racing, Polo, Golf, Gymnastics, Boxing, Shooting, &c. : An Official Handbook with Portraits of Leading Athletes and Officials

By: Parker, G A

Price: $34.20

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, and Company, London: 1897

Seller ID: 18hx


234 pages (complete). A hardy, much owned copy. The boards are bold ; they are worn and marked all about. They are steady and congenial. The contents are aged. They still retain a patina of heartiness. The early pages were repaired at some stage with scotch tape. There are rushes of foxing here and there; there is wear from usage and age; they are still keen, clean(ish), clear, very certain. fk View more info

Image for Suid-Afrika se Deelname aan die Britse Ryks- en Statebondspele: 1930-1958 - Voorgele ter vervulling van 'n deel van die vereistes van die graad Magister Artium (Liggaamlike Opvoedkunde) in die Fakulteit Lettere en Wysbegeerte aan die Potchefstroomse Universiteit vir Christelike Hoer Onderwys

Suid-Afrika se Deelname aan die Britse Ryks- en Statebondspele: 1930-1958 - Voorgele ter vervulling van 'n deel van die vereistes van die graad Magister Artium (Liggaamlike Opvoedkunde) in die Fakulteit Lettere en Wysbegeerte aan die Potchefstroomse Universiteit vir Christelike Hoer Onderwys

By: van der Merwe, Floris Johannes Gerhardus

Price: $57.00

Publisher: The Author, Potchefstroom: 1976

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 80iy


578 pages (complete). Thesis. In Afrikaans throughout. Inscribed by van der Merwe on the frontispage as "Floris". A sure, sound copy. The boards have some wear, scuffing. They are sturdy, steady. The spine is a little worn and scuffed. The contents have foxing fore and aft. Otherwise, they are clean, clear, keen, diligent, confident, certain. fk View more info

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Wits Sport : An Illustrated History of Sport at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

By: Winch, Jonty

Price: $61.75

Publisher: Windsor Publishers, Emmarentia: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: brrx


320 pages (complete). A decent, sound copy. The dustjacket has some light wear to the edges. It is otherwise very healthy and sure. The boards are exceptionally smart. The gilt titling gleams as if just out the showers. The contents are tight, clean, clear, most diligent, very generous, comforting. fk View more info

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Wits Sport : An Illustrated History of Sport at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

By: Winch, Jonty

Price: $61.75

Publisher: Windsor Publishers, Emmarentia: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bvfs


320 pages (complete). An attractive copy. The dustjacket has wear about all edges and corners. It is however, healthy and secure. The boards are very smart. The gold titling is fresh. The contents are most congenial. They are clean, clear, energetic, confident, diligent, generous. fk View more info

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Wits Sport : An Illustrated History of Sport at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

By: Winch, Jonty

Price: $104.50

Publisher: Windsor Publishers, Emmarentia: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36lp


320 pages (complete). Signed by Jonty Winch on the frontispage. Also a letter to a contributor and signed by Winch. A most pleasing copy. The dustjacket is fresh, healthy, bright. The boards are handsome, secure and very sure. The contents are in most agreeable condition. They are tight, very clean and clear, assiduous, hale, companionable and keen. fk View more info