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A Story of General Motors South African Limited
1 A Story of General Motors South African Limited
General Motors Southern Africa Limited 1939 Softcover Fair No Jacket Softcover 
46 pages(complete). Folded map of the Port Elizabeth complex is at rear. This is in good condition but needs initial careful unfolding due to the open edges being stuck together. The covers are worn, scruffy. They are benign and sure. Within, the front and end pages are worn from storage. They are also marked from handling. Beyond this the pages are comfortable, clear, clean, a little creased from usage, genial. fk 
Price: 28.50 USD
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General Motors South African - Engine Manufacturing Plants, Port Elizabeth 1965
2 General Motors South African - Engine Manufacturing Plants, Port Elizabeth 1965
General Motors, South Africa 1965 Hardcover Good No Jacket Hardcover 
Complete. Published to the Official Opening of the Engine Manufacturing Plant on 5th April 1965. The boards have a clear plastic protective cover that is mildly worn and scuffed. Within, a few of the last pages have very mild damp marks and wear. In general the pages are firm, clear, clean, certain, proud, pleasing. fk 
Price: 61.75 USD
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General Motors South African Engine Manufacturing Plant, Port Elizabeth, 1965
3 General Motors South African Engine Manufacturing Plant, Port Elizabeth, 1965
The General Motors Engine Plant, Port Elizabeth 1965 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Hardcover 
Complete. In good to fair condition. A much owned copy. The boards have wear, tanning, scuffing. They are, however, sound, steady. The contents have some wear from use here and there. The folded architectural plan at the rear has some attempted repair to a short closed tear. The plan is otherwise placid and pleasing. The contents are faithful, clear, clean, assured. fk 
Price: 61.75 USD
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Lighting Up South Africa : A Century of Electricity Serving Humankind
4 Lighting Up South Africa : A Century of Electricity Serving Humankind
Open Hand Press / National Electricity Regulator 2000 0620257458 / 9780620257459 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Hardcover Signed
160 pages (complete). Inscribed to Dr Ian McRae - the legendary CEO of the South African power provider, Eskom - from his successor, Xolani Mkhwanazi : "To Dr Ian C McRae / This is in sincere appreciation of your contribution to bring electricity to homes of millions of disadvantaged South Africans and for contribution to the NER as its first chairman! Xolani H Mkhwanaz (CEO)." Also included is a letter of appreciation from the same to McCrae marking the 5th anniversary of the NER. Fully bound in white leather. Gilt titling and blocking (fresh). The boards are smart and dignified. Within, a page bundle is loose, but otherwise, the contents are most gratifying. They are clean, clear, faithful, generous. fk 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Medupi Kusile People
5 Medupi Kusile People
In Camera Art Publications 2015 0620649178 / 9780620649179 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Hardcover Mervelec, Patrick de (photog) 
160 pages (complete). A stunning, broad photographic essay about the Medupi and Kusile Power Plants in South Africa. Landscape format. The illustrated matte covers have some very light scuffing. They are healthy and good-looking. Within, the contents are near immaculate. They are very clean, very clear, very expressive, very neat. fk 
Price: 85.50 USD
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Purchase, Transport and Storage of Blasting Explosives
6 Purchase, Transport and Storage of Blasting Explosives
African Explosives and Chemical Industries Limited, Johannesburg 1959 2nd Edition Softcover Fair No Jacket Softcover 
15 pages (complete). Booklet. The covers are mild, a little scuffed and worn about the edges. They are secure and sure. The contents have occasional annotations. They have soft freckles of foxing here and there. The pages are clean, clear, comfortable, diligent, competent. fk 
Price: 9.50 USD
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Staal in Suid-Afrika 1928-1953 : Die geskiedenis van die ontstaan van die staalnywerheid in Suid-Afrika, die gebeurtenisse wat tot die stigting van YSKOR vyf-en-twintig jaar gelede gelei het, sy ontwikkeling en die uitwerking daarvan op die vordering van die land se nywerheid
7 Staal in Suid-Afrika 1928-1953 : Die geskiedenis van die ontstaan van die staalnywerheid in Suid-Afrika, die gebeurtenisse wat tot die stigting van YSKOR vyf-en-twintig jaar gelede gelei het, sy ontwikkeling en die uitwerking daarvan op die vordering van die land se nywerheid
Suid-Afrikaanse Yster en Staal Industriële Korporasie Beperk 1953 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 
214 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A comfortable, benign copy. The boards are worn, scuffed. They are secure. Within, the contents have previous owner signatures. The pages are benevolent, assured, most diligent and capable, clean, clear. fk 
Price: 47.50 USD
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The Frame Group of Industrial Organisations - 50 years in Textiles 1928-1978
8 The Frame Group of Industrial Organisations - 50 years in Textiles 1928-1978
Frame Group, Durban 1978 First Edition Hardcover Good Fair Hardcover 
66 pages (complete). A decent copy. Included: an information sheet announcing the death of the founder of the Frame Group, Phillip Frame. This celebratory volume is benign (it does not record the politically volcanic strikes of the early 70s). The dustjacket is scuffed, worn, creased. It is comfortable and secure. The boards are smart and healthy. The pages are lightly tanned from paper quality and storage. However, the pages are clean, clear, benevolent, devoted, proper. fk 
Price: 47.50 USD
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Basil Read - Building Legacies since 1952 : 60 Years of Building Legacies - the History of Basil Read, Ehlers, Anthony ; Müller, Andrea (Managing Ed)
9 Ehlers, Anthony ; Müller, Andrea (Managing Ed) Basil Read - Building Legacies since 1952 : 60 Years of Building Legacies - the History of Basil Read
Basil Read, Johannesburg 2012 First Edition Softcover Near Fine No Jacket Softcover 
194 pages (complete). A flashy, confident copy of this history of the South African company. The covers are fresh, clean and bright with very light corner wear. The contents are luxe, lavishly produced, exuberant, clean, clear, proud. fk 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Paper Chain: The Story of Sappi, Hocking, Anthony
10 Hocking, Anthony Paper Chain: The Story of Sappi
Hollard, South Africa 1987 0620103183 / 9780620103183 Limited Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover Signed
320 pages (complete). Luxury presentation copy. Hand-numbered 14 of a limited edition of 100 copies. Signed by Anthony Hocking and Tom De Beer (Chairman of Sappi) and Eugene van As (Group Managing Director of Sappi). Bound in full red leather. The spine has two raised ridges. The book is housed in a red leather covered slipcase. This is sturdy, steady with some light wear about the edges. The faces and sides have scuffing and marking from storage and shelving. The book covers are plush and healthy. They have scuffing and marking from storage and handling. In general they are most satisfying. The frontispage has a presentation label (to I D Forbes) marking the company's 50th Anniversary. The initial pages have very light handling marks. Otherwise, the contents are tight, fresh, clean, clear, sound, assured. fk 
Price: 38.00 USD
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11 Norval, A J A Quarter of a Century of Industrial Progress in South Africa
Juta & Co., Limited, Cape Town and Johannesburg 1962 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair Hardcover 
163 pages (complete). A steady copy. The dustjacket has wear, marks and rubbing. It is secure sure. The boards are healthy and sound. They have light shelving wear to the edges. The contents are very pleasing. They are fresh, clean, clear, diligent, orderly. fk 
Price: 85.50 USD
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The Rolling Years - Fifty Years of General Motors in South Africa, Rosenthal, Eric
12 Rosenthal, Eric The Rolling Years - Fifty Years of General Motors in South Africa
General Motors, South Africa 1976 First Edition Hardcover Good Poor Hardcover 
472 pages (complete). A robust, assured copy. The dustjacket has wear, much scuffing and storage marking. It is resolutely comfortable and secure. The boards are sound. The top corners are knocked and the edges have mild shelving wear. Within, the contents are freckled with foxing all about. In general though, the contents are sound, most confident and competent, clear, largely clean (except for the above mentioned foxing), generous of spirit. fk 
Price: 95.00 USD
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The Rolling Years - Fifty Years of General Motors in South Africa, Rosenthal, Eric
13 Rosenthal, Eric The Rolling Years - Fifty Years of General Motors in South Africa
General Motors, South Africa 1976 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Hardcover 
472 pages (complete). Ex-library (Marist Brothers, Walmer and Trinity High School, Port Elizabeth) copy with consequent residue, debris, stamps, wear, labels, usage. The basic boards are functional, firm. Within, the early and later pages are foxed. In general, the pages are clean, clear, occasionally flushed with tanning splashes, certain and very confident and generous. fk 
Price: 95.00 USD
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The Rolling Years : Fifty years of General Motors in South Africa, Rosenthal, Eric
14 Rosenthal, Eric The Rolling Years : Fifty years of General Motors in South Africa
General Motors, South Africa 1976 Hardcover Fair No Jacket Hardcover 
472 pages (complete). A passive copy. The grey boards are banal and functional. They have wear about the edges and seams, some storage marks and scuffing. They are secure and dutiful. Within, the contents have foxing fore and aft. In general, the pages are diligent, respectful, assiduous, clean, clear and certain. fk 
Price: 85.50 USD
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