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Image for Major Rock Paintings of Southern Africa: Facsimile reproductions

Major Rock Paintings of Southern Africa: Facsimile reproductions

By: Johnson, R. Townley ; Maggs, Tim (Ed)

Price: $161.50

Publisher: David Philip, Cape Town: 1979

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 80js

ISBN: 0949968730

Condition: Very Good


95 pages (complete). Hand-numbered 33 of a limited de luxe edition of 50 copies. This certification is on a neat, small card affixed to the frontispage. This card is also signed by Townley Johnson. Quarter leather. Brown coloured cloth covered boards. The boards are mild-mannered. They have some wear from shelving about the edges and corners. They have some scuffing. The leathered spine and spine area are neat, tidy, elegant. Within, the contents are benign. The early pages have rashes of foxing about. However, these do not interfere with the enjoyment and conception of the book. ... View more info

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The Khoikhoi at the Cape of Good Hope: Seventeenth-century drawings in the South African Library

By: Smith, Andrew B (text) ; Pheiffer, Roy H (trans)

Price: $118.75

Publisher: South African Library, Cape Town: 1993

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 78jv

ISBN: 0869681087

Condition: Fine


84 pages (complete). Hand-numbered 32 of a limited edition of 100 deluxe copies. Signed by both Smith and Pheiffer on the title page. A most pleasing copy. The book is housed in a cloth covered slip-case. This is smart, just a very little scuffed. It is healthy and very sound. The boards of the book are elegant, excessively agreeable. Tipped-in front plate on the front cover. The contents are in immaculate condition. Included: an invoice signed by Frank Bradlow (the esteemed and well-known Africana specialist and collector) as on receipt. The pages are fresh, tight, bright, dignifie... View more info

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The Bushmen: San hunters and herders of Southern Africa

By: Tobias, Phillip V (Ed) ; Biesele, Megan ; Eibel-Eibesfelddt, Irenaus ; Heinz, Hans J ; Inskeep, Ray R ; Jeffreys, M D W ; Lee, Richard Borshay ; Rudner, Jalmar and Ione ; Silberbauer, George B ; Singer, Ronald ; Traill, Anthony ; Willcox, Alex R (contribs

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Human & Rousseau: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 78jm

ISBN: 0798106689

Condition: Very Good


206 pages (complete). A placid copy. The dustjacket has wear, creasing, scuffing and handling marks all about. It is secure and sure. The boards are mild. They have some shelving wear to the edges and corners, otherwise they are sound and steady. The contents are pleasing. Whilst there is some light foxing fore and aft, the contents are clean, clear, benign, confident, certain, companionable, engaging.Due to weight postal adjustments may be required. fk View more info

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Rock Paintings of the Drakensberg, Natal and Griqualand East

By: Willcox, A. R

Price: $123.50

Publisher: C. Struik (Pty) Ltd., Cape Town: 1973

Edition: Limited 2nd Enlarged

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 78ko

ISBN: 0869770268

Condition: Very Good


96 pages (complete). Numbered 141 of a limited edition of 275 copies. Signed by Willcox on the certification page. Quarter leather. Brown boards with gilt decoration and bordering. The boards are sound, handsome, neat. The leathered spine is comfortable. It has some light wear and scuffing. The gilt of the titling has worn away. Otherwise, the spine and leather are sure and pleasing. The contents are mild-mannered. There are blotches of foxing here and there throughout. Nonetheless, the pages and illustrations are congenial, hale, confident, generous, clear, clean, agreeable. fkOr... View more info