South Africa from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

New Arrivals

image of A Revolutionary Woman

A Revolutionary Woman

by Fugard, Sheila

Seller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780860686200
Item Price
AU$11.02

Show Details

Description:
Virago, London, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. 147 pp. including glossary + 2 pp advertisments. colour illustrated dustwrapper.. In a remarkable feat of imagination and understanding, the author has written a novel which, though set in the past, touches on the most urgent of our contemporary concerns -- the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$11.02
image of Are We There Yet?: Chasing a Childhood Through South Africa

Are We There Yet?: Chasing a Childhood Through South Africa

by Smiedt, David

Seller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780702233845
Item Price
AU$7.34

Show Details

Description:
University of Queensland Press, St Lucia, Brisbane, 2004. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Previous owner's name on the 1st page along with some childish scribbles. Otherwise there is no damage to describe, the book being clean and without further annotation Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 300 pages. Please refer to accompanying… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$7.34
image of Johannesburg: One hundred years

Johannesburg: One hundred years

by Erasmus, Mr B P J – editorial role

Seller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780868460369
Item Price
AU$44.05

Show Details

Description:
Chris van Rensburg Publications, Johannesburg, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: photographic. A large and sumptuously illustrated book celebrating the city's centenary, 332pp. commencing with early photographs of the High Veld pioneers before the discovery of gold, and diagrams showing the original farm boundaries such as Braamfontein 142, Langlaagte 258, Diepkloof 61, Turffontein… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$44.05
image of Watching the Wind; Conflict Resolution During South Africa's Transition to Democracy

Watching the Wind; Conflict Resolution During South Africa's Transition to Democracy

by Marks, Susan Collin

Seller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781878379993
Item Price
AU$22.03

Show Details

Description:
United States Institute of Peace Press, Washington, 2000. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. 400 g; XVIII, 230 pages, in original photographic illustrated softcover binding which shows no damage. Signed by the author on the her name on the title page, and with a gift inscription dated October, 2000 by… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$22.03
image of WITS, the open Years: A History of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 1939-1959

WITS, the open Years: A History of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 1939-1959

by Murray, Bruce K

Seller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781868143191
Item Price
AU$40.05

Show Details

Description:
Witwatersrand University Press, Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 900 g; XVI, 432 pages, last five pages blank, includes notes to chapters, and index. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white photographs. Photographic illustrated dust jacket. Slight handling marks to the front edge of the text block. … Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$40.05
image of Jan Smuts

Jan Smuts

by Crafford, F. S

Seller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1945
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
AU$11.02

Show Details

Description:
Howard B. Timmins for George Allen & Unwin, Cape Town, 1945. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/good. Illustrator: Photographic. 550 g; XIV, 370 pages, last page blank, includes bibliography, index, appendices, photographic frontispiece, and 19 black-and-white photographs. Preface by the author dated 1945 and a foreword by Louis Esselen. Colour illustrated dust jacket.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$11.02
No cover image available

Writing in a State of Siege: Essays on Politics and Literature

by Brink, Andre

Seller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1983
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671477516
Item Price
AU$11.02

Show Details

Description:
Summit Books, New York, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. 480 g; 256 pages, with illustrated dust jacket. The top edge of the text block is dusty, the bottom edge displays a rubber stamp of a walking man. The top edge of the dust jacket, is rubbed, with a couple of short tear… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$11.02
image of Art and Artists of South Africa: an Illustrated Biographical Dictionary and Historical Survey of Painters & Graphic Artists since 1875

Art and Artists of South Africa: an Illustrated Biographical Dictionary and Historical Survey of Painters & Graphic Artists since 1875

by Berman, Esme

Seller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
AU$93.45

Show Details

Description:
Balkema, A. A, Cape Town, South Africa, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Various. 1.8 kg; XVI, 368 pages, illustrated throughout with black-and-white, and colour reproductions of art works. Appendices, bibliography & references, index. Colour dust jacket. The dust jacket is rubbed and chipped, with several tears. … Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$93.45
image of Art in South Africa. Painting Sculpture and Graphic Work Since 1900. / Kuns in Suid Afrika. Skilderkuns Beeldhoukuns En Grafiek Sedert 1900

Art in South Africa. Painting Sculpture and Graphic Work Since 1900. / Kuns in Suid Afrika. Skilderkuns Beeldhoukuns En Grafiek Sedert 1900

by Alexander, F. L

Seller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
AU$18.36

Show Details

Description:
Balkema, A. A, Cape Town, South Africa, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. 1.2 kg; VIII, 9-172 pages, index. Illustrated with XVI colour plates, and numerous other black-and-white reproductions, in the initial part of the text, with 177 black-and-white reproductions in the figurative art section. The… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$18.36
No cover image available

Incredible Africa

by Price, Willard

Seller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1961
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
AU$12.01

Show Details

Description:
Heinemann, London, 1961. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. VIII, 213 pages, 64 pages of black-and-white photographs, sundry maps, index. Colour illustrated dustwrapper. shelf wear to the bottom edges of the boards, the top edge of the front board has received a knock; rubbing to the edges of the dustwrapper, browning… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$12.01