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Image for A Memory This Size and other stories : The Caine Prize for African Writing 2013

A Memory This Size and other stories : The Caine Prize for African Writing 2013

By: N/A

Price: $8.55

Publisher: Jacana Media: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ogpq


wraps are shelf rubbed and a bit edge worn. some annotation in text. light soiling marks. well bound. good copy.[S.K] View more info

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Uncovered Mirrors

By: Adams, Keith (Ed.)

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Footprints Publishers: 1999-01-01

Inscription: signed

Seller ID: 20he


Signed by Author(s)undated. wraps are shelf rubbed and edge worn. inscribed and signed by author. foxing on page ends. well bound. fairly good copy.[S.K] View more info

Image for Bolder: Verspreide Prosatekste deur: Elise Muller; Karel Schoeman; WD Beukes; Pirow Bekker; Etienne Leroux; Bartho Smit; Breyten Breytenbach; Berta Smit; PJ Philander; Andre P Brink; Elsa Joubert; Freda Linde; Collie von Molendorff and Ina Rousseau

Bolder: Verspreide Prosatekste deur: Elise Muller; Karel Schoeman; WD Beukes; Pirow Bekker; Etienne Leroux; Bartho Smit; Breyten Breytenbach; Berta Smit; PJ Philander; Andre P Brink; Elsa Joubert; Freda Linde; Collie von Molendorff and Ina Rousseau

By: Aucamp, Hennie

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Tafelberg: 1975

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: bbhy


The book is internally clean and tightly bound. The pages are slightly tanned. The dust coat is slightly tanned, faded and shelf rubbed. Afrikaans language. [B.K.] View more info

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House visits: A collection of short stories

By: Aucamp, Hennie

Price: $10.45

Publisher: Tafelberg: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: bcwj


jacket is shelf rubbed and a bit chipped. edge wear on boards. light tanning and marks. well bound. goo dcopy.[S.K] View more info

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Moer toe die vreemde in

By: Bakkes, Johan C

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Human & Rousseau: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bkul


The wraps are in a very good condition. Internally clean and tightly bound. There is a previous owner's inscription on the front end page. Complete with 96 pages. Afrikaans language. [B.K.] View more info

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Short stories from Mozambique

By: Bartlett, Richard

Price: $33.25

Publisher: COSAW Pub: 1995

Seller ID: aywg


wraps are shelf rubbed and a bit chipped at the bottom. light tanning and marks. well bound. fairly good copy.[S.K] View more info

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Porcupine

By: Bennett, Jane

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Kwela Books, South Africa: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: signed

Seller ID: ahsf


Inscribed by Author(s)The author has inscribed this copy on the frontispage. This book is in excellent condition. The cover is unblemished, unmarked, uncreased. Inside, the pages are as new and unread throughout. fk View more info

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Karoo Ramblings: Short Stories & Tall Tales

By: Biggs, David

Price: $7.60

Publisher: Struik Publishers: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: bbuo


Wraps are shelf rubbed.Internally clean.Tightly bound.[R.K] View more info

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Further Adventures of Mrs. Willis

By: Bolttler, Frances

Price: $52.25

Publisher: Citadel Press:

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: osej


The front end page has been signed by the author, Frances Bolttler in black ink. The wraps are a touch shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked, with a small closed tear along the back edge. Despite this, the wraps remain whole, intact and charming. Internally, the front and back end pages are lightly tanned, but there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. Tightly bound and presented handsomely in cellophane. JK View more info

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The Rooinek and other Boer War Stories

By: Bosman, Charles Herman ; MacKenzie, Craig (ed)

Price: $22.80

Publisher: Human & Rousseau: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25gf


86 pages (complete). In general very used and scruffy condition. The book is intact and whole and strong. It has been attacked by damp and the pages are buckled but sure. The cover is bright with wear to the edges, corners and spine head and foot. The frontispage has been removed. Inside, there are previous ownership stamps and annotations. Even though there is evidence of readership and careless storage throughout the pages are clear, beckoning, confident, comfortable a... View more info

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Veld - Trails and Pavements

By: Bosman, H.C. : Bredell, C.

Price: $8.55

Publisher: aPb: 1952

Seller ID: okns


jacket is worn, torn, creased and price clipped. edge wear on boards. light tanning and marks. one inscription. well bound. fairly good copy.[S.K] View more info

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Unto Dust

By: Bosman, Herman Charles

Price: $18.05

Publisher: Anthony Blond, London: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: agwo


William Plomer has written the foreword to this edition. The atmospheric dustjacket is worn and rubbed. The bottom edge has two closed tears. The back cover has suffered from poor storage and has been thinned and wounded by insects. All corners are worn. The dj spine is worn and torn at the head and foot. The flap seams to front and back are wounded by insects. Yet, they are still firm and pliable. The blue cloth cover has escaped such wounding and marking. There is only... View more info

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Mafeking Road

By: Bosman, Herman Charles

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Human & Rousseau: 1978

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: aikm


166 pages. The dustjacket has been subjected to poor storage conditions. It has been sunned and the extremities attacked by insects. The bodies of the dj front and back covers are foxed and marked. The spine is faded. The head and foot of the spine has wear. The flap seams are fragile from insect meals. The black board cover is in considerably better condition. There is minor wear to the corners. The spine has strong, fresh printing. There is minor wear to the head and f... View more info

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Mafeking Road

By: Bosman, Herman Charles

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Human & Rousseau: 1974

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: amak


166 pages (complete). The dustjacket has much wear and scuffing. The spine is sunned. The board cover is secure and firm. The edges have wear. The frontis and end pages have a previous owner stamp. They are also have areas of tanning. The contents are clean, bright, clear and comfortable. fk View more info

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Unto Dust

By: Bosman, Herman Charles

Price: $10.45

Publisher: Human & Rousseau: 1969

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: ambv


179 pages (complete). The dustjacket is poor but the book is good. The dj has suffered much from storage conditions where it has been subjected to insect hunger. However, the dj is whole, entire and secure. The board cover is solid, sure and neat. There is some mild wear to the edges and spine head and foot. The front and end pages are very mildly foxed. The contents are bright, tidy, clear, clean and tight against the binding. The pages are companionable and assuring. f... View more info

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Cold Stone Jug

By: Bosman, Herman Charles

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Human & Rousseau: 1971

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: odix


boards are shelf rubbed and a bit edge worn. mild tanning. gift inscription. light marks. small book sticker. well bound. good copy.[S.K] View more info

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A Cask of Jerepigo : Sketches and Essays

By: Bosman, Herman Charles

Price: $13.30

Publisher: Human & Rousseau, Cape Town & Pretoria: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: band


172 pages (complete). A comfortable, agreeable copy with a new introduction. The dustjacket has thick clear plastic protective cover. The dj has some mild wear and scuffing. The boards are benign with some corner knocks. The frontispage has previous owner signatures. The contents have some tanning from age. Otherwise, the pages are clear, contented, clean, alert and companionable. fk View more info

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A Bekkersdal Marathon

By: Bosman, Herman Charles

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Human & Rousseau: 1974

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: oili


170 pages (complete). A scruffy but secure copy. The cover is much worn and torn, sunned and marked. It is intact and whole. The board cover is benign. The frontispage is missing. The papertrims are foxed. The contents are relaxed, comfortable, assured, mild, clean, clear and certain. fk View more info

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Mafeking Road

By: Bosman, Herman Charles

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Central News Agency, South Africa: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 85gv


133 pages (complete). Classic Bosman. This copy is a first edition - "Mafeking Road" was the first book published during Bosman's lifetime. The cover is grubby but secure. There is wear to all edges and corners. The spine is also grubby with wear to the head and foot. It is benign and fit. Inside, the frontispage is absent. From thereon the pages are genial, generous, clean, clear, certain, cheerful and cheering. fk View more info

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Moving On; Short Stories

By: Carter, John

Price: $36.10

Publisher: Mercer Books: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: oirz


Wraps are rubbed and marked. Internally clean. Tightly bound.[R.K] View more info