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Ernst Fretz

Cape Town. City between Sea and Mountain – Ernst Fretz

$10.76

The architectural and natural scenic beauty of Cape Town is protrayed within. A pictorial presentation of the city. Some foxing to half title page. 124 Pages. No published date. Good. Some light cockling to top edge of pages No dust jacket Hardcover. Light edge-wear to pictorial boards. Publisher: Longman Southern Africa (Pty) Ltd Publication Place:…

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Van der Riet, Frank

Grahamstown in Early Photographs – Van der Riet, Frank

$16.14

South African Yesterdays Number 4. A collection of 130 selected photographs taken in Grahamstown over the period 1865 to 1885. Foxing to prelims with light scattered foxing throughout. Publisher: David Philip Date Published: 1874 Publication Place: Cape Town First Edition: Yes Condition: Good Jacket Condition: Good. Light edge-wear. Foxed on the verso. Dimensions: 8vo.

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Reynolds, Rex & Barbara

Grahamstown from Cottage to Villa – Reynolds, Rex & Barbara

$16.14

South African Yesterdays Number 5. Tracing the development of domestic architecture in Grahamstown from 1812. Photographs of the restored settler houses. Text written by Dr Eily Gledhill, Grahamstown’s knowledgeable local historian. Foxing to end papers. Light foxing throughout. 109 Pages. Publisher: David Philip Date Published: 1974 Publication Place: Cape Town First Edition: Yes Condition: Good…

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Salt, Henry

A Voyage to Abyssinia and Travels into the Interior of that Country Executed Under the Orders of the British Government, in the Years 1809 and 1810. – Salt, Henry

$739.82

In which are Included An Account of the Portuguese Settlements on the East Coast of Africa, Visited in the Course of the Voyage; A Concise Narrative of Late Events in Arabia Felix; and Some Particulars Respecting the Aboriginal African Tribes, Extending from Mozambique to the Borders of Egypt; together with Vocabularies of their Respective Languages.…

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Jowett, B

The Dialogues of Plato. (5 Volumes) – Jowett, B

$322.83

Translated into English with Analyses and Introductions. Marbled endpapers with a bookplate with gilt lettering “presented to the Venerable Archdeacon Diggle by the parishioners and friends on his resignation of the Vicarage of Mossley Hill, March 1897 in all the volumes.” Marbling to all edges. Some foxing to the front and rear prelims of each…

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Rawlinson, George

History of Herodotus. 4 Volumes – Rawlinson, George

$107.61

A new English verson, edited with copious notes and appendices, illustrating the history and geography of Herodotus, from the most recent sources of information; and embodying the chief results, historical and ethnographical, which have been obtained in the progress of cuneiform and hieroglyphical discovery. Assisted by Major-General Sir Henry Rawlinson and Sir J G Wilkinson.…

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