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Industrial Alberton
1 Industrial Alberton
Town Council of Alberton / Felstar Publishing (Pty) Ltd., Johannesburg 1968 Hardcover Fair No Jacket Hardcover 
152 pages (complete). In English and Afrikaans throughout. A benign copy. The boards have some storage marks and light wear. Within, the contents are passive. There is some age-related foxing. Otherwise, the pages are sober, sure, clear, competent, municipal. fk 
Price: 28.50 USD
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Port Elizabeth of Yesteryear - A concise pictorial history
2 Port Elizabeth of Yesteryear - A concise pictorial history
The East Cape Calligraphers' Guild 1993 Softcover Good No Jacket Softcover 
Complete. A genteel copy. The covers have some user wear. They are otherwise contented and healthy. The contents are competent, kindly, amiable, clean and clear, nostalgic. fk 
Price: 11.40 USD
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Toposcope : Lower Albany Historical Society - Volume XV 1984
3 Toposcope : Lower Albany Historical Society - Volume XV 1984
Lower Albany Historical Society 1984 Softcover Good No Jacket Softcover 
80 pages (complete). A gently owned copy. The covers have flecks of foxing, some wear and creasing. They are secure. The contents have mild foxing throughout. They are mild-mannered, certain, diligent, clear, competent, placid. fk 
Price: 9.50 USD
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Genealogy of the Rex Family Stemming From George Rex The Proprietor and Founder of Knysna, Beddy, Arthur J Rex
4 Beddy, Arthur J Rex Genealogy of the Rex Family Stemming From George Rex The Proprietor and Founder of Knysna
A.A. Balkema, Cape Town 1971 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Hardcover 
58 pages plus foreword plus folded chart (complete). A smart copy. The boards are healthy, tidy, sure. They have very, very light shelving scuffing. The contents are most agreeable. They are very clean and clear, most diligent and dutiful, faithful and proud. fk 
Price: 118.75 USD
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Randburg, Bungey, Alexandra
5 Bungey, Alexandra Randburg
Prototypal Publications, Emmarentia 1980 Hardcover Good No Jacket Hardcover 
160 pages (complete). In Afrikaans and English. A benign copy of this rather eager, if parochial book published to mark the Johannesburg suburb of Randburg's 21st anniversary in 1980. The covers have scuffing, marks, wear. They are passive and sure. Within, the early pages have storage foxing and marks about the edges. Otherwise, the pages are genial, affable, clear, municipal, clean and celebratory. fk 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Kuruman Moffat Mission : A Historical Survey, Butler, Alan
6 Butler, Alan Kuruman Moffat Mission : A Historical Survey
Kuruman Moffat Mission Trust, Kuruman 1987 First Edition Softcover Very Good No Jacket Softcover 
20 pages (complete). A tidy copy of this kindly booklet on the history of the Kuruman Mission. The covers are a little scuffed and marked. They are secure. The contents are contented, very clean and clear, generous. fk 
Price: 14.25 USD
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The Pilgrim's Rest Collection - Centenary Year 1873-1973 : six original paintings by R W Kitto & text by A P Cartwright, Cartwright, A P
7 Cartwright, A P The Pilgrim's Rest Collection - Centenary Year 1873-1973 : six original paintings by R W Kitto & text by A P Cartwright
P J Wharton, Pilgrim's Rest 1973 Limited Softcover Near Fine Fair Softcover Kitto, R W 
Six original lithographic prints of Pilgrim's Rest. Plus a booklet : "Pilgrim's Rest - The first Hundred years 1873-1973" by A P Cartwright, published in Johannesburg in August 1973. Numbered 706 of an unnumbered limited edition. All are contained in a folio sized card envelope. This has wear, scuffing and some storage marks. It is benign and competent. There is further text on two card leaves (these are smart). The leaves act as a covering for the six prints. The prints are still in original tissue wrap. They appear to be pristine and as almost new. The booklet (16 pages) is wonderfully neat and sure. It is clean, clear, confident, amiable - as if new throughout, from cover to cover. An excellent set. fk 
Price: 95.00 USD
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The Story of Uitenhage 1904-1914, Coates, P N A
8 Coates, P N A The Story of Uitenhage 1904-1914
Uitenhage Municipality 19? First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 
56 pages (text only on facing page)(complete). A4 roneo copied pages. Simply produced. Thick board covers, cloth spine. The boards are flushed with foxing. The spine has wear from storage. Both boards and spine have some mild wear from handling and storage. Otherwise, they are steady, sound. The contents, despite the fact of their duplication, are in gratifyingly healthy condition. They have survived the years very well (unusual for spirit-duplications) and are clean, clear, very confident, fresh, most competent. fk 
Price: 64.60 USD
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Eeufees-Gedenkboek Burgersdorp 1846 - 1946, de Wet, P J T
9 de Wet, P J T Eeufees-Gedenkboek Burgersdorp 1846 - 1946
Stadsraad, Burgersdorp 1946 Hardcover Good No Jacket Hardcover 
240 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. The front pastedown has a previous owner inscription (Maurits van Rooy - who is seen in a photograph of the Kerkraad of the Gereformeerde Kerk in 1946). A placid even bucolic copy. The boards are certain ; they have wear to edges, corners. The boards are scuffed. The titling and decoration are worn. Within, there is wear to the guttering along the frontispage. Early pages have some handling marks. In general the pages are congenial, community-minded, mild-mannered, clean, clear, certain. fk 
Price: 47.50 USD
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From Mission Station to Municipality - Centenary Edition, du Preez, I F
10 du Preez, I F From Mission Station to Municipality - Centenary Edition
Municipality of Pacaltsdorp 1987 First Edition Hardcover Good Fair Hardcover 
322 pages (complete). A most fond history of the historic Eastern Cape community of Pacaltsdorp. The dustjacket is worn, scuffed, marked all about. It is however, comfortable and sure. The boards are healthy and hale. Within, the frontis and end pages have storage related foxing (light). In general the book's contents are in most agreeable condition. The pages are tight, bright, clean, clear, generous in presentation and spirit, diligent and engaging. fk 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Bedford Circa 1906 : Portrait of an Eastern Cape Village / Portret van 'n Oos-Kaapse Dorpie, Girdwood, Joy
11 Girdwood, Joy Bedford Circa 1906 : Portrait of an Eastern Cape Village / Portret van 'n Oos-Kaapse Dorpie
The Author 1987 062011343X / 9780620113434 First Edition Hardcover Good Fair Hardcover 
71 pages (complete). In English and Afrikaans throughout. Landscape format. An amiable copy. The dustjacket has wear about the edges from shelving and storage. There is rubbing and scuffing. The back of the dj has two previous retailer stickers. The boards are doleful. They have shelving wear to the edges. The contents are pleasing. They are comfortable, domestic, clean, clear, genial, convivial. fk 
Price: 43.70 USD
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Grahamstown Historical Society : Annals 1972 : Vol 1 No 2, Gledhill, Eily (Ed)
12 Gledhill, Eily (Ed) Grahamstown Historical Society : Annals 1972 : Vol 1 No 2
Grahamstown Historical Society 1972 Softcover Very Good No Jacket Softcover 
76 pages (complete). A decent copy. The covers and front and back pages are a little foxed. The covers have neat library annotations. They are secure, sure. The contents are most agreeable. They are clean, clear, confident, generous. fk 
Price: 13.30 USD
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Kaokoveld: The Last Wilderness, Hall-Martin, Anthony; Walker, Clive ; Bothma, J du P
13 Hall-Martin, Anthony; Walker, Clive ; Bothma, J du P Kaokoveld: The Last Wilderness
Southern Book Publishers 1988 1868121402 / 9781868121403 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover Signed
146 pages (complete). Signed by Hall-Martin, Walker and Bothma on the title page. A pleasing copy. The dustjacket is neat, very healthy. The boards have some very light marks and shelving wear. They are smart. The contents are satisfying throughout. They are tight, fresh, unblemished, clean, clear, generous, bountiful. fk 
Price: 57.00 USD
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The Story of Harrismith 1849-1920, Hawkins, E B
14 Hawkins, E B The Story of Harrismith 1849-1920
Wescott Printing Co (Pty) Ltd., Ladysmith 1984 2nd impression Softcover Good No Jacket Softcover 
289 pages plus illustration pages (complete). A steady, generously owned copy. The covers have wear, creasing, marks, creasing all about. They are resolutely sure and competent. The frontis and end papers are acned with foxing. The trims have handling marks. Within, the contents have evidence of contented use throughout. The pages are assured, clean, clear, benign, placid. fk 
Price: 64.60 USD
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Graaff-Reinet : a Cultural History 1786-1886, Henning, C.G.
15 Henning, C.G. Graaff-Reinet : a Cultural History 1786-1886
T V Bulpin, Cape Town 1975 0949956112 / 9780949956118 First Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Hardcover Signed
272 pages (complete). The frontpaste down has a decorated label signed by Henning. It also indicates that this copy is numbered 291 of an unspecified limited edition. The boards are most attractive. They have very light corner and edge wear. The contents are most agreeable and satisfying. The pages are tight, clean, clear, generous, diligent, delicious - as if new throughout. fk 
Price: 114.00 USD
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The Pilgrim Diggers of the Seventies : A Short History of the Origin of Pilgrims Rest (1873-1881) With a Note on the Voortrekkers, Herring, Rev Gerald
16 Herring, Rev Gerald The Pilgrim Diggers of the Seventies : A Short History of the Origin of Pilgrims Rest (1873-1881) With a Note on the Voortrekkers
J H A Diering, Pilgrims Rest 1949 First Edition Softcover Good No Jacket Softcover 
46 pages (complete). A calm copy. The covers are secure. They have wear, tanning, marks. They are benign. The contents have some handling and ownership wear. Nonetheless, the pages are clean, clear, comfortable, certain, mild-mannered. fk 
Price: 42.75 USD
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Yesterdays : The Story of Richmond, Hope, Alice
17 Hope, Alice Yesterdays : The Story of Richmond
Alpha Graphic, Durban 1970 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair Hardcover 
131 pages (complete). A placid copy. The dustjacket is tidy and homely. It has some light wear, scuffing and creasing. It is comfortably sure. The boards are neat, tidy. Within, the early and later pages have residue marks. However, the pages are, by far, clean and clear, contented and genteel, certain and diligent. fk 
Price: 39.90 USD
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Stellenbosch Village, 1920-1950, Hoskyn, Margaret
18 Hoskyn, Margaret Stellenbosch Village, 1920-1950
Tafelberg 1979 0624011593 / 9780624011590 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair Hardcover 
112 pages (complete). Landscape format. Pocket sized. A gentle copy. The dustjacket has scuffing, wear, marks, rubbing. It is comfortable and secure. The boards are simple, healthy. The pages are clean, clear, calm, benevolent, charming. fk 
Price: 22.80 USD
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Benoni : Son of My Sorrow - The Social, Political and Economic History of a South African Gold Mining Town, Humphriss, Deryck ; Thomas, David G ; Cowley, Audrey and Mathewson, James Edward (eds)
19 Humphriss, Deryck ; Thomas, David G ; Cowley, Audrey and Mathewson, James Edward (eds) Benoni : Son of My Sorrow - The Social, Political and Economic History of a South African Gold Mining Town
Town Council of Benoni 1968 First Edition Hardcover Good Fair Hardcover Signed
293 pages (complete). A generously owned copy. Signed by Humphriss on the title page (dated: 3.5.68). Included: A short programme: "Benoni Golden Jubilee 1956: Educational and Recreational Exhibition, Town Hall Benoni, September, 24 to 27 ..."etc. ; A coloured informational brochure (88 pages, in very good condition): Benoni: The City of Lakes / Stad van Mere". The dustjacket is much scuffed, marked, rubbed and worn. It is secure and comfortable. The boards are simple and clean. Within, the early pages have some wear and marking. They are secure. The contents have annotations (some personal) throughout, by Dr F Machanik, the previous owner. The pages are benign, placid, clear and clean, diligent and tidy. fk 
Price: 45.60 USD
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Ohrigstad : 1845-1995 - Kamee van 'n Kontrei, Kruger, Cecilia (compiler)
20 Kruger, Cecilia (compiler) Ohrigstad : 1845-1995 - Kamee van 'n Kontrei
Ohrigstad Feeskomitee 1995 First Edition Softcover Very Good No Jacket Softcover 
53 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A mild-mannered copy. The covers are tidy. There are some areas of sunning from storage conditions. There is light user wear about the edges and spine. The covers, however, are secure and sure. The frontispage has a previous owner notation. The contents are placid. They are assiduous, amiable, dutiful, clean, clear, generous, benevolent. fk 
Price: 26.60 USD
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