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South Africa

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South Africa

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Out of Africa, Blixen, Karen
1 Blixen, Karen Out of Africa
London, England Guild Publishing 1985 First Thus Hard Cloth Cover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hard cloth cover, not issued with dust jacket, first thus, 1200gms, 288 pages, yellow endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. This is a special edition of the classic autobiography written by Karen Blixen and eventually made into a movie. This edition colour and black and white photos, illustrations, and other decorative pieces. Boards and cover are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, a small marking on the front from where a sticker has been removed, and some mild water marks to rear cloth, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
 
 
Blood River: A Journey to Africa's Broken Heart, Butcher, Tim
2 Butcher, Tim Blood River: A Journey to Africa's Broken Heart
London, England Vintage Books 2008 0099494280 / 9780099494287 Reprint Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 322gms, 363 pages. This is Tim Butcher's recreation of H M Stanley's famous expedition along the Congo River, Africa. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Cover shows light creasing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 11.00 AUD
 
 
Sketches of Kafir Life, Callaway, Godfrey
3 Callaway, Godfrey Sketches of Kafir Life
London, England A.R. Mowbray & Co. Ltd 1905 First Edition Cloth Fair No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
This book documents life on a South African mission and the interaction with the Xhosa people in the early 19th century. Original green cloth boards with extensive discolouration and scuffing, cloth has started to become thin at spine, inside front page has sticker attached as an award to the book recipient in 1931, black & white frontispiece of the Priest's Hut, a number of other black & white pictures throughout, pages show age-related discolouration, spine still in tact, 154 pp, approx. weight 332g. A well-read but reasonable copy of a rare book. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
If This Be Treason: Helen Joseph's Dramatic Diary of the Treason Trial 1956-1961, Joseph, Helen
4 Joseph, Helen If This Be Treason: Helen Joseph's Dramatic Diary of the Treason Trial 1956-1961
Johannesburg, South Africa Contra Press 1998 06202210976 First Thus Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first thus, 552gms, 311 pages. Helen Joseph's diary of the South African Treason Trial is a most moving and human account of how committed people stand together, finding strength from their oppression and the resolution that comes from the moral certainty that one's cause is right and just. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Cover shows some mild creasing and there is a small stamp and pen marking from a previous bookseller on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
 
 
Journey Beyond Selene: Remarkable Expeditions to the Solar System's 63 Moons, Kluger, Jeffrey
5 Kluger, Jeffrey Journey Beyond Selene: Remarkable Expeditions to the Solar System's 63 Moons
London, England Little, Brown and Company 1999 0316648426 / 9780316648424 First Edition Paperback Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Paperback, First Edition, 400gms, 314 pages. Journey Beyond Salene tells for the first time the fascinating story of the people who are making these voyages of discovery happen- the brilliant men and women of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 11.50 AUD
 
 
Mandela: Echoes of An Era, Kumalo, Alf; and Mphahlele, Es'kia
6 Kumalo, Alf; and Mphahlele, Es'kia Mandela: Echoes of An Era
London, England Penguin Books 1990 0140143165 / 9780140143164 First Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable Ex-Library 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 544gms, 160 pages. This is the story of Nelson Mandela's life intertwined with an account of 41 years of the African National Congress Party. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. The book is ex-library stock and shows the associated stampings and markings. Book has been covered in clear plastic and stuck to covers for protection, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
 
 
Apartheid: A History, Lapping, Brian
7 Lapping, Brian Apartheid: A History
London, England Grafton Books 1986 0246130644 / 9780246130648 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 672gms, 199 pages. This book is the first to tell the story of apartheid from beginning to end and covering approximately 300 years of history. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela, Mandela, Nelson
8 Mandela, Nelson Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela
London, England Abacus 2011 0349106533 / 9780349106533 Reprint Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 656gms, 768 pages. The riveting memoirs of the outstanding moral and political leader of our time, Long Walk to Freedom brilliantly re-creates the drama of the experiences that helped shape Nelson Mandela's destiny. Emotive, compelling and uplifting, this is the story of an epic life; a story of hardship, resilience and ultimate triumph told with the clarity and eloquence of a born leader. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Covers show mild creasing and bumping to corners and edges. There is a small pen mark on the inside title page from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 6.50 AUD
 
 
Madiba: The Reader's Digest Tribute to Nelson Mandela, Mandela, Nelson; Carlin, John
9 Mandela, Nelson; Carlin, John Madiba: The Reader's Digest Tribute to Nelson Mandela
Ultimo, NSW, Australia Reader's Digest (Australia) Pty Limited 2012 1922083445 / 9781922083449 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with brown laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 820gms, 335 pages, decorated endpapers. This book features two books - Long Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela; and Playing the Enemy by John Carlin. Both books are presented in condensed versions. Book is in near new condition. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
 
 
Origins of the South African War 1899-1902, The, Smith, Iain R.
10 Smith, Iain R. Origins of the South African War 1899-1902, The
Essex, England Longman Group Limited 1996 0582495202 / 9780582495203 First Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Large softcover, first edition, 590gms, 455 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 


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