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Segredos, Mem??rias e Algumas Est??rias, Amorim, Fernando Manuel Fonseca
1 Amorim, Fernando Manuel Fonseca Segredos, Mem??rias e Algumas Est??rias
Imprensa Universitada, Maputo 2003 Limited Softcover Good No Jacket Softcover Signed
115 pages (complete). Inscribed by Fonseca on the title page (dated: Maputo, 22 Novembro 2003). In Portuguese throughout. One of a limited run of 100 copies. The covers are placid with some light user wear about the edges and corners. The contents are neat, tidy, clean, clear, mild-mannered. fk 
Price: 19.00 USD
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Life Can Be Fun, Beard, S J
2 Beard, S J Life Can Be Fun
Central News Agency Limited, South Africa 1948 First Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket Hardcover 
163 pages (complete). A benign copy. The boards are calm, a little worn, lightly marked and scuffed from storage. The early pages have grease stains to the edge - the text and general aspect of the book is unaffected. The binding along the front pages is a little loose but secure and sure. The pages are genial, affable, clear, mellow. fk 
Price: 61.75 USD
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Sekretaresse vir die Verwoerds: Dankbare Herinneringe, Boshoff, Annatjie
3 Boshoff, Annatjie Sekretaresse vir die Verwoerds: Dankbare Herinneringe
Human & Rousseau 1974 0798104732 / 9780798104739 First Edition Hardcover Good Fair Hardcover 
260 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A placid copy. The dustjacket has a clear plastic protective cover (neat). The dj has some mild wear. Within, the frontis and end papers have storage marks and previous owner annotations. The contents are clean, clear, benign. fk 
Price: 13.30 USD
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Tilt the Sack - being random recollections and some excursions, Bresler, The Hon C P
4 Bresler, The Hon C P Tilt the Sack - being random recollections and some excursions
J P van der Walt and Son (Pty) Ltd., Pretoria 1965 First Edition Hardcover Good Poor Hardcover Signed
207 pages (complete). Signed by Bresler on the title page (dated: 19.12.65). The dustjacket is much worn, torn, scuffed and marked. It is comfortable. The boards are neat. Within, the early and later pages are foxed. In general the pages are amiable, clean, clear, confident, certain. fk 
Price: 76.00 USD
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Lewensavontuur III : Studiejare in Suid-Afrika en Duitsland, Cilliers, Prof A C
5 Cilliers, Prof A C Lewensavontuur III : Studiejare in Suid-Afrika en Duitsland
Tafelberg-Uitgewers Beperk 1973 0624004767 / 9780624004769 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair Hardcover Signed
228 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. Inscribed by Cilliers' son, Andries: "Aan David Immelman van Oom Andries Cilliers, Seenwense, Kersfees 1997". In general happy condition. The dustjacket is pleasant, secure. It has some wear about the edges and some light scuffing. The boards are handsome and modest. Within, the contents are very clear, clean, confident, amiable and companionable. fk 
Price: 61.75 USD
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A Victorian Son : An Autobiography 1897-1922, Cloete, Stuart
6 Cloete, Stuart A Victorian Son : An Autobiography 1897-1922
Collins 1972 0002110415 / 9780002110419 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Good Hardcover Signed
319 pages (complete). Signed by Cloete on the title page. A pleasing copy. The dustjacket has some mild wear and scuffing. It is comfortable and secure. The boards are very smart and handsome. The pages are healthy, very clean, very clear - almost as new throughout. Confidence rules! fk 
Price: 47.50 USD
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The Truth and Nothing But -, Corder, H L
7 Corder, H L The Truth and Nothing But -
Juta and Co., Ltd., Cape Town, Johannesburg 1946 2nd impression Hardcover Good No Jacket Hardcover 
222 pages (complete). A contented copy. The boards have been scuffed, worn, marked. They are resolutely sound and steady. The paper trims are foxed. Within, there is a previous owner notation on the frontispage. The early and later pages are flecked with foxing. Nonetheless, the contents are clean, clear, congenial, certain, affable. fk 
Price: 76.00 USD
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My Samples Are Ready, Creighton, David
8 Creighton, David My Samples Are Ready
HAUM, Cape Town and Pretoria 1963 First Edition Hardcover Fair Poor Hardcover Signed
150 pages (complete). Inscribed by David Creighton on the frontispage (dated: Feb 1964). A benignly aging copy. The dustjacket is genial with wear, scuffing. It is secure and sure. The boards are sure and comfortable. Within, the contents are foxed throughout. The pages are mild-mannered, clear and amiably contented. fk 
Price: 76.00 USD
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My Command in South Africa 1874-1878 : comprising experiences of travel in the Colonies of South Africa and the Independent States, Cunynghame, General Sir Arthur Thurlow
9 Cunynghame, General Sir Arthur Thurlow My Command in South Africa 1874-1878 : comprising experiences of travel in the Colonies of South Africa and the Independent States
Macmillan and Co., London 1879 First Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket Hardcover 
376 pages plus advertising pages (complete). A sound, sure copy. The boards have wear, scuffing, marks from shelving, age and handling. They are secure and resolutely healthy. Within, the frontis-pages are loose. Otherwise, the contents are tight and assured. The pages have some age related foxing and marks. They are patient, benign, clear, confident, more than competent, congenial. fk 
Price: 95.00 USD
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A horse named Sheldon and a church named St Peter's, Derbyshire, Dr Deric
10 Derbyshire, Dr Deric A horse named Sheldon and a church named St Peter's
St Peter's Congregational Church, Port Elizabeth 2004 First Edition Softcover Very Good No Jacket Softcover 
88 pages (complete). A contented copy. The covers are affable. They have some light scuffing, marks and wear, otherwise they are comfortably secure. The contents are most satisfying. The pages are tight, clean, clear, personal, genial. fk 
Price: 30.40 USD
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Memories of a Magistrate : including twenty-five years on the South African Bench, Devitt, Napier
11 Devitt, Napier Memories of a Magistrate : including twenty-five years on the South African Bench
H F & G Witherby, London 1934 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair Hardcover 
244 pages (complete). A genteelly aging copy. The dustjacket is tanned, worn and marked. It is benign and sure. The boards are worn, creased and marked. They are passive and secure. The contents are most agreeable. They are thick, clean, clear, bold, certain, confident, congenial. fk 
Price: 76.00 USD
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Ramblings of a Peripatetic Paediatrician, Dubowitz, Victor
12 Dubowitz, Victor Ramblings of a Peripatetic Paediatrician
The Memoir Club 2005 1841041157 / 9781841041155 First Edition Hardcover As New Very Good Hardcover Signed
486 pages (complete). Inscribed and signed by Victor Dubowitz (dated: Nov 2007) on the frontispage. An excellent copy. The dustjacket is fresh and very neat. The boards are exceedingly sound and healthy. The pages are bright, clean, clear, generous, lively - as if new throughout! fk 
Price: 76.00 USD
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13 Ephraim, Dr Joosub H S Bullock Cart to Concorde
The Author, Pretoria / Ahmed Abdullah Foundation, Karachi, Pakistan 2003 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 
190 pages (complete). A familial, congenial copy of this family memoir. The illustrated laminated boards have some scuffing and wear from storage. They are benign and secure. The contents are most agreeable. The pages are very clean, clear, companionable, amiable, certain and confident. fk 
Price: 42.75 USD
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Down to Earth, Fitzroy, V M
14 Fitzroy, V M Down to Earth
Howard Timmins, Cape Town 1952 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Hardcover 
210 pages (complete). A benign copy. The cloth covered boards are mild-mannered with wear about the edges and corners. There is some mild scuffing and tanning about the spine and edges. They are secure. Within, the contents are placid, gentle, clean, clear, genial. fk 
Price: 66.50 USD
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Morning's At Seven, FitzRoy, V M
15 FitzRoy, V M Morning's At Seven
Howard B Timmins, Cape Town / George Allen & Unwin, Limited, London and Cape Town First Edition Hardcover Fair Fair Hardcover Signed
210 pages (complete). Signed by Fitzroy on the title page. A relaxed copy. The dustjacket has a clear cellophane protective cover. The dj is bright, with wear about the edges, seams, spine. It has some scuffing and mild marks. It is yet secure and sure. The boards are worn, marked all about. However, they are sure. Within, the frontis and end pages are tanned. The contents have very occasional handling marks. The pages are otherwise, comfortable, nostalgic, clean and clear, certain and contented. fk 
Price: 47.50 USD
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Cousins: A Memoir, Fugard, Athol
16 Fugard, Athol Cousins: A Memoir
Witwatersrand University Press 1994 1868142787 / 9781868142781 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Good Hardcover Signed
106 pages (complete). A RARE SIGNED copy. Most warmly inscribed on the title page: "For Selma, With gratitude for your generous friendship - Athol Fugard". A very healthy copy. The dustjacket is sure. It has some mild storage wear and scuffing. The boards are neat and tidy. The contents are in excellent condition. The pages are tight, bright, clean, clear, generous - as if new throughout. fk 
Price: 142.50 USD
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Cousins: A Memoir, Fugard, Athol
17 Fugard, Athol Cousins: A Memoir
Witwatersrand University Press 1994 1868142787 / 9781868142781 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Hardcover Signed
106 pages (complete). A RARE signed copy. Made all the more special as it is inscribed to Nick Woolff, who together with his mother rescued, restored and ensured the heritage status of the Donkin Street cottages in Port Elizabeth. Inscribed thus: "For Nick Woolff, A fellow Port Elizabethan and our shared love of the city - Athol Fugard." Also included is a letter to Nick Woolff to mark his 51st birthday, from friends who were sending this copy to him. A comfortable, assured copy. The dustjacket has some mild wear about the edges, some light scuffing and marks. It is secure and sure. The boards are simple and healthy. Within, the contents are in excellent condition. They are clean, clear, generous, nostalgic, poignant, congenial and certain. fk 
Price: 190.00 USD
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Mountains, Bullets and Blessings, Godbold, Brian
18 Godbold, Brian Mountains, Bullets and Blessings
The Author 1989 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Hardcover Signed
416 pages (complete). Signed by Godbold on the frontispage (dated: Oct. 1991). A comfortable, contentedly owned copy. The illustrated boards are much scuffed, creased and worn. They are yet benign and genial. The pagetrims have thumbing and shelving marks. The contents are genial, avuncular, clean, clear, assured and confident. A decent book. fk 
Price: 57.00 USD
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19 Guthrie, Frank H Frontier Magistrate : Reminiscences
Stewart Publishers, Cape Town 1946 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Hardcover "Dorelle" 
240 pages (complete). A passive copy. The boards have much wear and scuffing and marks all about from handling and storage and age. They are comfortable and steady. The contents have freckles of foxing throughout. They are comfortable, amiable, convivial, clear, certain. fk 
Price: 43.70 USD
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The Good Die Young : The autobiography of Elsie Hall, Hall, Elsie
20 Hall, Elsie The Good Die Young : The autobiography of Elsie Hall
Constantia Publishers, Cape Town 1969 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Good Hardcover Signed
106 pages (complete). Inscribed and signed by Elsie Hall on the frontispage: "For the Deputy Mayor and Mrs Friedlander on the launching of my book / Elsie Hall / City Hall/ November 1969". The dustjacket is amiable, contented. It has light wear about the edges, mild rubbing. It is secure and sure. The boards are tidy, healthy. The contents are gratifyingly youthful. They are clean, clear, confident, certain, genteel. fk 
Price: 61.75 USD
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