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Image for Reflections '06: The Vibrancy of South Africa's Cultural Diversity

Reflections '06: The Vibrancy of South Africa's Cultural Diversity

By: N/A

Price: $85.50

Publisher: DeskLink Media & CLASSICfeel / Department of Arts and Culture, South Africa: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: aihv


This book is slipcased. The casing is in very good condition. It has some shelving/ storage wear and marking. Otherwise it is muscular, very healthy and unbroken. The dustjacket of the book is near fine. There is minor wear to corners and top edge run. The illustrated cover is in fine condition. The contents are as if unread, as new: bright, clean, exciting, vibrant and smooth. fk View more info

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Western Cape Hostels Housing Upgrade Programme

By: N/A

Price: $36.10

Publisher: The Western Cape Hostel Dwellers' Association: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ofkz


34 pages (complete). Landscape format. The association, assisted by: The Legal Resources Centre of Cape Town; Paul Andrew, Van Der Riet & Cooke - Architects in Association; The Urban Problems Research Unit; The Urban Foundation (Western Cape Region); Barrat, Boyes & Dreyer - Quantity Surveyors; Hawkins, Hawkins & Osborn - Consulting Civil Enginners provide an idealistic plan for the townships of Langa, Guguletu and Nyanga. Many detailed plans and architectural ideas and ... View more info

Image for His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh's Study Conference on the Human Problems of Industrial Communities within the Commonwealth and Empire 9 - 27 July 1956 - Two Volumes

His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh's Study Conference on the Human Problems of Industrial Communities within the Commonwealth and Empire 9 - 27 July 1956 - Two Volumes

By: N/A

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Oxford University Press, London: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: baab


Two volumes (complete). Volume 1: Report and Proceedings 1956 ; Volume II: Background Papers appendixes and index. The study conference began as an experiment after a visit the Duke of Edinburgh paid a visit to developing industrial towns in northern Canada. Since his earliest days, after leaving the Royal Navy, the Duke used his position to bring together people from all walks of life and opinion to discuss, principally, the human impact by mere presence, or by science ... View more info

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First Supplementary Report South Africa - United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child May 1999

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: National Children's Rights Committee (NCRC): 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: anvm


73 pages (complete). In accordance with the requirements of the United Nations Convention of the Rights of the Child (which South Africa ratified in 1995) this is publication of the first supplementary report of the democratic South Africa. The card cover is marked and worn about the edges. There is an inscription on the cover denoting ownership by the NCRC - Gaunteng. The contents are very fresh, very neat, tight, clean, tidy and very sure. fk View more info

Image for The Fight for a Living Wage! - A CRIC booklet

The Fight for a Living Wage! - A CRIC booklet

By: N/A

Price: $24.70

Publisher: Community Resource and Information Centre, South Africa: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: aujj


186 pages (complete). A pocket sized booklet that aims to explain what a living wage means and to provide some answers to inevitable questions and concerns. This was published at the time of considerable civic protest in South Africa as apartheid was falling apart. Needless to point out that many of the issues discussed here are still alive in the New South Africa's daily concerns. The cover has user and shelving wear about the edges. The papertrims have mild marks. The ... View more info

We Came for Mandela

By: Adams, Keith

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Footprints: 2001-12-31

Seller ID: 73du


The wraps are a bit worn. Internally clean and tightly bound View more info

Image for Flight, Exile, and Return - mental health and the refugee

Flight, Exile, and Return - mental health and the refugee

By: Aron, Adrianne (ed)

Price: $33.25

Publisher: Committee for Health Rights in Central America, San Francisco: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: signed

Seller ID: oitq


Inscribed by Author(s)92 pages (complete). Signed by Aron on the frontispage. Essays by: Ignacio Martin-Baro (El Salvador), Adrianne Aron (USA), Lore Aresti (Mexico), Juana Kovalskys (Chile). A powerful if short book on the mental health of refugees. The cover is neat and tidy. It has mild marking from handling. There is also very mild shelving wear. Inside, the contents are tight, very certain. The pages are clean, clear, confident, dedicated and sure. fk View more info

Image for Escenas del Campo Argentino 1885 - 1900

Escenas del Campo Argentino 1885 - 1900

By: Ayerza, Doctor Francisco

Price: $109.25

Publisher: Academia Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ausx


75 pages (complete). An evocative and at times moving book of photographs of the Argentine Campo at the turn of the twentieth century. The binding is tight and sure. The dustjacket is whole, complete with wear and tear and scuffing. The flaps are affixed to the cover. Inside, there is some foxing to the frontis and end pages. The pages themselves are firm, clear, tidy, expressive and romantic. fk View more info

Image for Man Made : A Memoir of my Body

Man Made : A Memoir of my Body

By: Baker, Ken

Price: $8.55

Publisher: Tarcher / Putnam: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ohus


jacket is shelf rubbed and a bit soiled. light marks. no inscriptions. well bound. good copy.[S.K] View more info

Tales of Old Hertfordshire

By: Baker-Jones, Doris

Price: $4.75

Publisher: Countryside: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 143u


The wraps are slightly rubbed. Internally clean and tightly bound. View more info

Image for Home Spaces, Street Styles : Contesting Power and Identity in a South African City

Home Spaces, Street Styles : Contesting Power and Identity in a South African City

By: Bank, Leslie J.

Price: $18.05

Publisher: Pluto Press: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ahxi


wraps are shelf rubbed. light marks. internally clean. well bound. near fine copy.[S.K] View more info

Image for The Last Stronghold of Slavery - What Abyssinia Is

The Last Stronghold of Slavery - What Abyssinia Is

By: Baravelli, G. C.

Price: $16.15

Publisher: Societa Editrice di "Novissima", Roma: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 70fz


71 pages (complete). Publication date: 1935 A. XIII (indicating the 13th year of Mussolini's power). This polemic is in booklet style. It is in fair condition with wear to edges and marking to the covers. The spine is worn and creased but is strong and secure. The dramatic cover is bold. Inside, despite some initial marking to the pages, the contents are clean, clear, firm and very healthy. fk View more info

Image for Womanpower - A practical guide to your rights

Womanpower - A practical guide to your rights

By: Barnes, Irene; Clark, Phillipa; Claude, Marianne; Daymond, Margaret et al

Price: $23.75

Publisher: Women in Action (sponsored by Fair Lady):

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6gc


112 pages (complete). No publication date but it seems as if it dates from the mid 1970s. The cover is intact and entire. It is marked, user worn about the extremities and edges. The spine is sure if worn at the edges. The early pages are foxed. The pages are clear, firm, assured and confident. fk View more info

Image for Inland Tribes of Southern Africa

Inland Tribes of Southern Africa

By: Becker, Peter

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Granada: 1979

Seller ID: axsl


jacket is shelf rubbed and edge worn. mild tanning and marks. well bound. fairly good copy and jacket.[S.K] View more info

Inland Tribes of Southern Africa

By: Becker, Peter

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Granada: 1979

Seller ID: yd72


The jacket is a bit edgeworn.A few inscriptions.Well bound.Very good copy.[R.K] View more info

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Inland Tribes of Southern Africa

By: Becker, Peter

Price: $42.75

Publisher: Granada Publishing: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: signed

Seller ID: ojdi


Signed by Author(s)the book is signed and warmly inscribed by Peter Becker thus : 'to Solly Scher with sincerest best wishes for many happy years ahead! Peter Becker 28/7/82'. there are no other inscriptions and the binding is excellent. the jacket has a few closed tears and is shelf worn. it presents very well indeed in cellophane View more info

The Origin of Life & Death : African Creation Myths

By: Beier, Ulli (Ed.)

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Heinemann: 1972

Seller ID: aryf


reprint. wraps are shelf rubbed and edge worn. mild tanning. 65 pages. ownership inscriptions. well bound. fair copy.[S.N] View more info

Image for Ethnicity in Focus The South African Case

Ethnicity in Focus The South African Case

By: Bekker, Simon

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Centre for Social and Development Studies: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 52dm


The wraps are a bit sunned and rubbed. Internally clean and tightly bound. View more info

Image for Ethnicity in Focus: The South African Case

Ethnicity in Focus: The South African Case

By: Bekker, Simon

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Indicator SA: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: oakm


the wraps are edge worn and shelf rubbed. creased. pencil annotation. tightly bound. [P.O.] View more info

We Shall Return

By: Bendt, Ingela & Downing, James

Price: $3.80

Publisher: Zed: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 470r


The wraps are a bit worn. Internally clean and tightly bound. One signature. View more info