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The Cape Illustrated Magazine.

A personal collection of staple-bound articles from the Cape Illustrated Magazine in re-purposed blue boards. Cutouts from the magazine tipped in on front cover and spine.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-400.00)

Lithuania Past & Present.

Brown cloth covered boards with general wear and tear to spine. Shaken.
Some shelf rubbing. Discolouration to top area of front cover and first free page. Ex library copy with date sheet and plate on the feps and library stamp on title page and top edge of pages. Date stamp on back pastedown. Includes 2 maps, black and white photographs. Pages uncut with some staining on front page edges. Author was former British Vice-Consul at Kaunas and Vilnius.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Who’s Who of Southern Africa 2002.

Illustrated biographical record of prominent personalities in the Republic of South Africa, Botswana, Mauritius, Namibia, Swaziland, Zimbabwe and neighbouring countries in Southern Africa. Red vinyl covered boards.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Who’s Who of Southern Africa 1996-97.

Illustrated, biographical sketch book of personalities in South Africa, Botswana, Mauritius, Namibia, Swaziland, Zimbabwe and neighbouring countries in Southern Africa.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Introduction to Venda Arts.

Staple bound illustrated stiff card wrapped information brochure. Introducing a few Venda artists, namely Noria Mabasa, Churchill Makondelele Madzivhandila et al with examples of their work. Wraps are in fair condition with creasing. Punched holes with tape in the middle area. No information on published date or author available.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-120.00)

David Goldblatt: Hasselblad Award 2006.

New. In sealed plastic wrap.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Re-Making the Part – New Perspectives in South African History.

These lectures were originally delivered as a course in the 1986 Extra-Mural Class Programme at the University of Cape Town. Foxing to card wraps and page edges. Contents clean and firmly bound.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-100.00)

David Goldblatt – Intersections.

Grey paper covered boards with water damage to spine area which continues through the contents. Colour illustrated DW with foxing and tide marks to the verso. 99 colour photographs.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)

German Africana.

German publications on South- and South West Africa. Owner name on fep. Light grey boards with scuff marks and discolouration. Spine and corners covered in blue vellum. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-700.00)

Les Legumineuses du Gabon: Memoires de L’Institut D’Etudes Centrafricaines. No. 1

Thick card wraps discoloured on the edges. Back cover loose. A work on the flora of Gabon.

Price – $48.00 (ZAR-480.00)

Poems by Langston Hughes on Asch Records 1945.

4 x 10″ records. Condition appears to be good. Original cloth covered boards with some insect damage to cover title. Foxing to pastedowns with some insect damage to inside front cover as well.

Price – $130.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

“M.I.” Mounted Infantry of the Line. (or The “Ikonas”.) A Service Song.

Music score by Gerard F Cobb. Words by Rudyard Kipling. Small round stain on front cover and some stains on back cover. Leaves are loose in covers. Contents are clean.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Du Toit – Some Early Cape Farms.

37 photocopies pages with colour illustrations tipped in. Self published work on the Du Toit family and their history at the Cape from 1692 to 1818. Plastic spine with clear plastic wraps.

Price – $27.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Robert Jacob Gordon. 1743-1795. The Man and his Travels at the Cape.

Red cloth boards with gilt lettering. Housed in very good illustrated slipcase which has some slight bumping. Minor foxing to feps. Laminated illustrated DW.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-750.00)

The Pillar in the Mist: a history of the Dias Padrao at Ludertiz.

Illustrated card wraps. Staple bound booklet. Minor wear to tips of spine. A clean and well bound copy.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Gerard Bhengu (1910 – 1990) – A Retrospective Exhibition.

An exhibition catalogue presented by the Tatham Art Gallary. Pictorial card wraps have minor wear. Includes a biographical essay and one contextualising Bhengu’s contribution as an artist. Researched by Juliette Leeb du Toit and Annelise Zaverdinos. A good clean copy.

Price – $140.00 (ZAR-1500.00)

V M Golovnin Detailed in Simon’s Bay.

The story of the detention of the Imperial Russian Sloop ‘Diana’ from April 1808 to May 1809. Translated from the Russian by Mrs Lisa Millner and edited by O H Spohr. Blue cloth spine. Slight foxing to front card wrap.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Adventure at the Cape of Good Hope in December 1672.

Transcribed and edited from the original manuscript in the Royal Library, Copenhagen by Henning Henningsen. Translated and annotated with additional material by Douglas and Vera Varley. Illustrated white card boards and cloth spine have light wear. Contents are clean and tightly bound.

Price – $9.00 (ZAR-90.00)

Adventure at the Cape of Good Hope in December 1672.

Transcribed and edited from the original manuscript in the Royal Library, Copenhagen by Henning Henningsen. Translated and annotated with additional material by Douglas and Vera Varley. Illustrated white card boards and cloth spine have light wear. Contents are clean and tightly bound.

Price – $9.00 (ZAR-90.00)

The Voyages of Diogo Cao and Batholomeu Dias 1482-88.

Reprinted from The Geographical Journal, Vol 16 no. 6, December 1900. pp 625-650. Cloth covered thick card wraps with light soiling. Contents clean and well bound.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Julie, ou la Nouvelle Heloyse. Lettres de deux Amants, Habitants d’une petite ville au pied des Alpes.

Nouvelle edition. Collected and published by J J Rousseau. 6 volumes in 3 books. Recased in faux vellum and marbled covers. Light foxing throughout. Slight creasing to prelims in Vol 1. Binding secure.

Price – $180.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

Victorian Life at the Cape 1870 – 1900.

Illustrated by Cora Coetzee. Red cloth boards with some fading on bottom edges. Marbled feps. Includes maps of Cape Town circa 1891 and 1902. DW has two small discolourations. Clean and well bound copy.

Price – $17.00 (ZAR-170.00)

The Way Out.

Signature of author on half-title page. Green cloth boards with rounded spine edges. Previous owner signature on pastedown. Discolouration to feps. Minor foxing. DW is tanned, chipped with a number of small closed tears. Neatly bound copy.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Rhodes.

Green cloth boards with shelf wear to spine edges. Page edges are discoloured with some foxing throughout. Pages well bound. DW foxed, chipped, discolouration to spine and top edge, price-clipped.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-100.00)

The Bhagavad Gita or The Lord’s Lay.

With commentary and notes, as well as references to the Christian scriptures. Translated from the Sanskrit. Dark green cloth boards with general wear and tear to top and bottom of spine. Foxing throughout and to page edges. Binding good.

Price – $18.00 (ZAR-180.00)