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In love with a stranger and other stories

By: Nyatsumba, Kaizer Mabhilidi

Price: $8.55

Publisher: Justified Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ahda

ISBN: 0947451447

Condition: Fine


This collection of Nyatsumba's stories is in near new condition. The cover is fresh and vivid. The pages are bright, clear and clean and as if unread. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Irish Short Stories

By: Okelly, Seamus

Price: $2.85

Publisher: Mercier Press: 1973

Seller ID: 75gx

ISBN: 0853421412

Condition: Good


Wraps are rubbed and marked. Internally clean. Well bound. Reprint.91 pages.[R.K]. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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At the Rendezvous of Victory & Other Stories

By: Oliphant, Andries Walter

Price: $4.75

Publisher: Kwela: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: agkc

ISBN: 0795700938

Condition: Near Fine


wraps are a little shelf rubbed. light marks. internally clean. well bound. near fine copy .[S.N]. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Queen of the Guarded Mounts

By: Oxenham, John

Price: $3.80

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: Undated

Seller ID: ccmq

Condition: Good


The boards are slightly edge worn and show some insect damage. Only the front part of the dust jacket remained. The pages are slightly tanned with various age related marks within. The text though, is still crisp and legible. Undated, however, the previous owner's inscription on the half title page is dated 1912. A good indication when the book must have been published. Tightly bound, somewhat worn at the spine and complete with 375 pages. [B.K.]. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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What's Love got to do with It.?

By: Padayachee, Deena

Price: $18.05

Publisher: COSAW Publishing (Pty) Ltd: 1992

Seller ID: cbze

ISBN: 1874879141

Condition: Very Good


The wraps are in a very good condition, though slightly shelf rubbed. There is a previous owner's inscription on the front end page. The pages are slightly tanned, but the text is still crisp and legible. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 170 pages. [B.K.]. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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A New Graft on the Family Tree

By: PANSY

Price: $3.80

Publisher: T. Nelson and Sons: 1902

Seller ID: cdnk

Condition: Good


The boards are in a very good condition, except for some minor insect damage. The pages are slightly tanned, but the text is still crisp and legible. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 275 pages. [B.N.]. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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The Hero of Currie Road

By: Paton, Alan

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Umuzi: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: amcg

ISBN: 1415200505

Condition: Very Good


175 pages (complete). Paperback with flaps. In excellent condition throughout. The cover is fresh and new looking. The contents are bright, tight, sure, clean, clear and very pleasurable. As if unread throughout. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Knocking on the Door

By: Paton, Alan

Price: $95.00

Publisher: David Philip: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: oswr

ISBN: 0949968439

Condition: Near Fine


The title page has been signed by the author, Alan Paton, in blue ink. The dust jacket is rather shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked, with some closed tears along the edges of the spine. Despite this, it remains bright, whole and intact. The boards are a touch edge worn but remain strong and square, with bright gold gilt to the spine. Internally, there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. Tightly bound and presents attractively in cellophane. JK. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Maanhaar - The Adventures of a Lion-Family and other East African Sketches

By: Pienaar, A. A. (Lewis, B and E. D. - translators)

Price: $3.80

Publisher: Dassie Books/ Central News Agency Limited:

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 55fw

Condition: Poor


191 pages (complete). Published in the Dassie book series of the 1950s. In general poor condition. The cover is much wear and tear. It is nonetheless secure. The contents are whole and comfortable. The pages are mildly tanned. There are previous owner signatures on the frontis and title pages. The pages are clear, clean and amiable. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Time Out of Time: Lynx (Contemporary Southern African Writing)

By: PJ Haasbroek;Etienne Van Heerden;Nigel Maister;Douglas Livingstone;E Grossman;Pamela Jooste;Stephen Watson;Douglas Reid-Skinner;Ivan Vladislavic;Moteane Melamu

Price: $33.25

Publisher: The Penguin Group (SA) (Pty) Ltd: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ahbc

ISBN: 0140133887

Condition: Near Fine


This collection of contemporary Southern African writing is in near fine condition. The cover has no visible wear and marking. The paper trim edges have surface storage marks. Inside, the pages have some storage tarnishing about the edges but are otherwise in near fine condition and as if unread. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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The Complete Prose Tales of Alexandr Sergeyevitch Pushkin

By: Pushkin, Alexander Sergeyevitch

Price: $18.05

Publisher: Barrie and Rockliff: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cblj

Condition: Very Good


The boards are in a very good condition. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 495 pages. [B.K.]. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Advance, Retreat: Selected Short Stories

By: Rive, Richard

Price: $12.35

Publisher: David Philip: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: oknx

ISBN: 0864860145

Condition: Good


jacket is shelf rubbed. light edge wear on boards. mild tanning and marks. well bound. fairly good copy.[S.K]. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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This Time of Year and Other Stories

By: Roberts, Sheila

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Ad. Donker / Publisher, Johannesburg: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: bape

ISBN: 0868520292

Condition: Poor


128 pages (complete). A much owned and inconsiderately stored book. It is stoic and resolute. The cover is worn, scuffed, creased. The back cover is torn along the spine for half the length. It is secure and balefully contented. The contents are clean, worn but tenacious in their competency and usability. The book may be read with confidence and ease. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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In the Rapids: New South African Stories

By: Rode, Linda and Gerwel, Jakes (compilers)

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Kwela Books: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ajef

ISBN: 079570125X

Condition: Very Good


163 pages. The general condition of this book is very good. The cover has minor wear and creasing. The top right hand corner has a small crease mark. Beyond this the cover is very good, clean and smooth. The contents are bright, fresh, clean, complete. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Furthermore

By: Runyon, Damon

Price: $3.80

Publisher: Constable: 1940

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 98gk

Condition: Poor


317 pages (complete). Introduction by E. C. Bentley, illustrations by Nicolas Bentley. A comfortable book with a down-at-heel cover. The cover is grubby with marks and wear. Within, the contents are relaxed, amiable, entertaining and clear. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Mixed Company Collected Stories

By: Shaw, Irwin

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: avse

Condition: Very Good


Jacket is worn and marked. Previous ownership stamp. One small inscription crossed through. Well bound.[R.K]. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Bloed onder de nagels - acht verhalen

By: Sijtsma, Bernard J

Price: $17.10

Publisher: De Bezige Bij, Amsterdam: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: apvu

ISBN: 9023403622

Condition: Good


192 pages (complete). In Dutch throughout. This is a first edition of Sijtsma's debut publication. A tight, assured book that has been mildly tanned. The cover is worn by handling about the edges and corners. The papertrims have mild foxing. The contents are clean, clear, firm, secure, sure and companionable. An excellent introduction to Sijtsma's writing. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Short Friday and Other Stories

By: Singer, Isaac Bashevis

Price: $12.35

Publisher: Secker & Warburg: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bwie

Condition: Very Good


The dust jacket has some scarring on the front and a few minor marks at the back. It will still look good with cellophane though. The boards are in a very good condition. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 243 pages. [B.K.]. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for ... Den Oka-Fluss entlang - F??nfzehn Kurzgeschichten und eine Erz?ñhlung

... Den Oka-Fluss entlang - F??nfzehn Kurzgeschichten und eine Erz?├▒hlung

By: Solshenizyn, A

Price: $3.80

Publisher: Possev-Verlag: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bjky

Condition: Good


77 pages (complete). In German throughout. Early German translation of "Journey Along the Oka", Solzhenitsyn's lyrical tribute to the Russian Church. A kindly, genial copy. The wrapper has some tanning, wear from storage. It is secure. The covers and contents are mild, patient, generous and clean. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Veld Fires - An African "Omnibus

By: Stokes, C Selwyn and Wilter, B A (eds)

Price: $18.05

Publisher: Cape to Cairo Publishers: 1935

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: bhnj

Condition: Poor


306 pages (complete). A much owned and neglectfully stored copy. The boards are sound. They are also worn, scuffed and marked. They are secure. Within, the contents are foxed throughout. The binding along the frontis and end papers are cracked. The security of the book is unaffected. The pages are thick, benign, amiable, clear and competent. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info