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THE SHIMMER OF STEEL
Written by Dennis Moore.
Stock no. 2127225
Published by Chris Van Rensburg. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Colour photos. An All Colour Celebration of South African Steam Locomotives in the 1990s. ISBN: 0868460974. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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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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SOUTHERN AFRICAN LBJS MADE SIMPLE
Written by Doug Newman; Gordon King.
Stock no. 1815378
Published by Struik Nature. 1st 2011. Fine condition.

An important guide to the cryptic little birds that are universally known as 'little brown jobs'. Includes CD of bird calls. Colour photos and illustrations. 136 pages including index. ISBN: 9781770077997. CD PRESENT in pocket at rear.

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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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SHRIKES OF SOUTHERN AFRICA
Written by Tony Harris. Illustrated by Graeme Arnott.
Stock no. 1811194
Published by Struik. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

True shrikes, helmet-shrikes and bush-shrikes, including the batises and Black-throated Wattle-eye. Standard edition. Large format. Red cloth boards, silver title to spine and vignette of shrike to front. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0947430083. Slight fading to dustwrapper spine. Contained in publisher's slipcase in almost fine condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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