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THE BOER WAR
Written by Thomas Pakenham.
Stock no. 1818248
Published by Random House. Circa 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy cloth boards with gilt title to spine and author's initials to front side. A full-scale documentary history of the war. B/w photos. xxix and 718 pages including index. ISBN: 0394427424. 2nd printing. Light wear to spine vertically (spine slightly cocked). Text block a little grubby. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at corners.
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BULL TERRIERS OF SOUTH AFRICA 1860-1999
Written by Colin Bohler.
Stock no. 1816782
Published by Sarah Bohler. 1st 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Bull Terrier history in Southern Africa over the past two centuries. Covering a broad spectrum, focusing more on detail on the winners of the Major Trophy Shows. Large format. Blue pictorial glazed boards. Colour and b/w photos. iv and 152 pages. ISBN: 0620260882. Corners lightly bumped. One or two small marks but contents generally clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with 2.5 x 1.5" loss to top rear edge.
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THE JOURNAL OF THE MOUNTAIN CLUB OF SOUTH AFRICA 1939
No author listed.
Stock no. 1815624
Published by Cape Times. 1939. Almost very good condition.

Being number Forty-Two for the year 1939 (published in January 1940). Grey cardwraps, black titles. B/w plates. Covers browned. Spine edges rubbed. Joints pulled. Name in ink to inside front cover. Staples rusty. Some foxspots. Internal binding tight.
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BIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA: THE REGION'S MOST COMPREHENSIVELY ILLUSTRATED GUIDE
Written by Ian Sinclair; Phil Hockey; Warwick Tarboton; Peter Ryan. Illustrated by Norman Arlott; Peter Hayman.
Stock no. 1815511
Published by Struik Nature. 4th 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Fourth Edition fully revised and updated. The region's most comprehensively illustrated guide. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations. 464 pages. ISBN: 9781770079250. Book bowed, contents clean.
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ROBERTS BIRD GUIDE: A COMPREHENSIVE FIELD GUIDE TO OVER 950 BIRD SPECIES IN SOUTHERN AFRICA
Written by Hugh Chittenden.
Stock no. 1815506
Published by John Voelcker Bird Book Fund. 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Laminated card covers. Blue pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations. 457 pages including index. ISBN: 9781770097148. Reprint. Slight bowing of front cover.
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MY BOOK ABOUT SOUTH AFRICA
Written by Alice Talwin Morris. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1317172
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth spine, red boards with large pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour and b/w illustrations. Spine bumped, corners worn. Rubbing to cover edges and black mark to edge of rear cover. Prize plate to front pastedown. Light browning to title-page and last text page. Contents clean.
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BARRIER OF SPEARS DRAMA OF THE DRAKENSBERG
Written by Ro Pearse.
Stock no. 1609926
Published by Southern Book Publishers. 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. New Edition. The story of the mountainous Natal Drakensburg in South Africa. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 1868120805. Board edges scuffed. Wrapper has a few marks to rear panel.
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POCKET GUIDE TO BIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA
Written by Burger Cillie; Ulrich Oberprieler.
Stock no. 2124025
Published by Sunbird Publishers. 2010. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour photos. 4th edition, revised with new English names. ISBN: 9781919938974.
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WHAT'S THAT BIRD? A STARTER'S GUIDE TO BIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA
Written by Kenneth Newman.
Stock no. 2124021
Published by Struik Nature. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour illustrations and photos throughout. ISBN: 9781868728794. Slight kink in book. Contents are still excellent.
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ROBERTS BIRD GUIDE KRUGER NATIONAL PARK AND ADJACENT LOWVELD
Written by Hugh Chittenden; Ian Whyte. Illustrated by Guy Upfold.
Stock no. 1208630
Published by John Voelcker Bird Book Fund. 1st 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

A guide to more than 420 birds in the region. Colour pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations throughout. 258 pages includes index. Distribution maps and plate layout by Guy Upfold. ISBN: 9781770096387. Corners slightly rubbed, contents fine.
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WATERBIRDS BIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA'S WETLANDS
Written by Warwick Tarboton; Nigel Dennis.
Stock no. 2119861
Published by New Holland. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt titles. Colour photography by Dennis throughout. ISBN: 1853682586. A few small marks to half title page. A little light foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with some scuff marks.
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THE OWLS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA
Written by Alan Kemp. Illustrated by Simon Calburn.
Stock no. 1811188
Published by Struik. 1st 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A monograph on the twelve owl species that inhabit the southern African subregion. Standard Edition. Large format. Beige cloth boards, gold foil title to spine and vignette of owl to front. Beautiful colour plates & b/w text illustrations. 184 pages. ISBN: 0947430032. Contained in the publishers matching slipcase in almost fine condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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