Category: Africana - Satire

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The Best of Kapelwa Musonda

By: N/A

Price: $21.85

Publisher: National Educational Company of Zambia Limited, Lusaka / Kenneth Kaunda Foundation: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27je


287 pages (complete). A comfortably owned copy of this collection of hugely popular ramblings of Kapelwa Musonda from the 'Times of Zambia'. The coves are scuffed, worn about the edges, creased, marked from handling, all about. They are secure. The early pages are loose at the bottom of the binding. They are however, secure with care. The paper trims and some pages have some flecks of foxing. The pages are clear, confident, clean, convivial, companionable. fk View more info

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South Africa under the Iron Heel - or A Teutonic Xmas Dream

By: Robert, Earl

Price: $114.00

Publisher: The Transvaal Leader, Johannesburg / Wm. Dawson & Sons (SA) Ltd., Johannesburg: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37ih


30 pages (complete). Ex-library (Johannesburg Public Library) copy with consequent stamps, annotations, labels, wear, use, marks. The spine has been repaired / reinforced with thick tape. A much owned copy. The covers are worn all about. They are marked, scuffed from storage, age and handling. They are even yet, secure and comfortable. The contents have much evidence of much avid use. The pages are still clean, clear, marked by handling here and there, very confi... View more info

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The Rand of Hope and Glory - Under Martial Law - Johannesburg : South Africa - January 1914

By: Robert, Earl

Price: $159.60

Publisher: The Transvaal Leader, Johannesburg: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38ih


31 pages (complete). An amiably aged copy. Ex-library (Johannesburg Public Library) with consequent stamps, labels, annotations, use, wear. A very funny collection of cartoons about the Labour Strike of 1914. The covers are placid. They have wear all about. The spine has been repaired / reinforced with thick tape. The covers have marks from handling and storage. They are comfortable, secure, sure. The contents are most affable. They have evidence of happy use t... View more info

Die Nuwe Suid-Afrika en ander liegstories : Politieke humor - spotprente van ...

By: Schoombee, Pieter

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Tafelberg-Uitgewers, Kaapstad: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: chjk


80 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A casually owned copy. The book has been subjected to some mild damp conditions. However, the effects are slight - there is only some mild waving. The covers are benign, assured. The pages are a little tanned from paper quality, however they are clean, clear, amiable, congenial. fk View more info

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The Tokolosh

By: Segal, Ronald

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Sheed and Ward, London and New York / Africa South Publications (Pty) Ltd., Cape Town: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bwsf


99 pages (complete). An enjoyable copy. Segal, who came to found the Penguin African Series, was an energetic anti-apartheid activist (he slipped into exile with Oliver Tambo). Africa South was a magazine / small publishing house he set up in 1956. The laminated cover has user wear, storage tanning. They are contented. Within, the pages are assured, clean, clear, bold. fk View more info

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The Secret Letters of Jan Van Riebeeck

By: van Riebeeck, Jan; Kirby, Robert [Editor]

Price: $38.00

Publisher: The Penguin Group (SA) (Pty) Ltd: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 46if


127 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. The early and later pages have storage wear about the edges. The covers have creasing and some wear. They are, however, sure, healthy. The contents, aside from the early and later wear, are confident, clean, clear, certain, hilarious. fk View more info

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The Parliament of Beasts and other Verses

By: van Winkle, Rip [Colvin, Ian Duncan]

Price: $71.25

Publisher: Cape Times Limited, Cape of Good Hope: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56mi


80 pages (complete). An aged copy of this small book of satirical verse from the energetic Ian Colvin. The covers are much worn, torn, scuffed, marked. They are resolutely secure. The contents are mellowed. The frontis and end pages are tanned. Otherwise, the contents are clean, clear, convivial, cheerful, certain, cocky. fk View more info