Photography (SA)

Front Cover of Dorps by Roger Ballen
Dorps - Roger Ballen

Dorps by Roger Ballen is the first of the photographers photo essays. It is about the small towns or 'dorps' of SA.

R1,200.00
Front Cover of Silver Images by A D Bensusan
Silver Images - A D Bensusan

Silver Images by A D Bensusan is the fascinating story of the camera in Africa and particularly Southern Africa.

R750.00
Front cover of Soweto by Jodi Bieber
Soweto - Jodi Bieber

Soweto by Jodi Bieber is a thoughtful and provocative glimpse into South Africa's most famous, yet infamous township. Bieber is one of South Africa's most respected and critically acclaimed photographers and this collection is a colourful and striking portrayal of this changing space.

R300.00
Front Cover of Mountains of South Africa by David Bristow
Mountains of South Africa - David Bristow

Mountains of South Africa by David Bristow takes a close look at the high altitude world and the montane plants that flourish in this rigorous environment, the animals that roam the slopes and the raptors that soar among the peaks. The book looks at the mountains in SA's history and the people that chose to live in a harsh environment. Beautifully photographed by Clive Ward.

R65.00
Front cover of Mzabalazo by Barry Feinberg & Andre Odendaal
Mzabalazo - Barry Feinberg & Andre Odendaal

Mzabalazo: A Pictorial History Of the African National Congress by Barry Feinberg & Andre Odendaal shows archived photographs from the ANC's days as a liberation movement. First published as a paperback format of a portable exhibition of posters in 1994.

R150.00
Front Cover of In Boksburg by David Goldblatt
In Boksburg - David Goldblatt

In Boksburg by David Goldblatt stands as one of the most important observations of a middle-class white community in South Africa during the apartheid years. Published in 1982, it presents an accumulation of everyday details from the community of Boksburg through which a larger portrait is revealed of white societal values within a racially divided state. Containing 71 black and white photographs the book is bound in rich brown leather with the titles and frontispiece stamped in gold gilt.

R12,500.00
Front cover of South Africa by Gerald Hoberman
South Africa - Gerald Hoberman

South Africa by Gerald Hoberman is a place of wonder, intrigue and glorious colour. With awe he has recorded the beauty of sunrise over God's Window, the russet colours of autumn in the Cape winelands, and the majestic thrust of the Drakensberg Mountains. In search of the soul of a newly awakening land, he has captured the heat of an ancient sacrifices to the spirits among the Xhosa, has been a guest at the table of a distiller of mampoer in the Groot Marico, and has been party to a conversation between San hunters in the dry northwest country.

R120.00
Front Cover of Mandela by Alf Kumalo and Es'kia Mphahlele
Mandela - Alf Kumalo and Es'kia Mphahlele

Mandela by Alf Kumalo and Es'kia Mphahlele is the story of Nelson Mandela's life intertwined with an account of 41 years of the African National Congress Party. Text by Mphahlele and b&w photos by Kumalo.

R150.00
Front cover of Oorwinning Sonder Roem by Andre Malan
Oorwinning Sonder Roem - Andre Malan

Oorwinning Sonder Roem: 'n Fotoalbum van herinnerings aan die Anglo-Boereoorlog, 1899-1902 by Andre Malan presents a photo album of memories of the Anglo-Boer War.

Afrikaans text.

R300.00
Front cover of The Bang-Bang Club by Greg Marinovich & Joao Silva
The Bang-Bang Club - Greg Marinovich & Joao Silva

The Bang-Bang Club: Snapshots from a Hidden War by Greg Marinovich and Joao Silva tells the story of "The Bang-Bang Club" -  a group of white press photographers whom the authors themselves were members - who witnessed the bloody and vicious civil war that consumed the South African townships in the late 80s and early 90s. 1st edition copy.

R300.00
Front Cover of South Africa From the Air by Herman Potgieter
South Africa From the Air - Herman Potgieter

South Africa From the Air by Herman Potgieter shows off the country in all its remarkable diversity. The author was one of the most talented aerial photographers and this book is a real treat.

R200.00
Front cover of The Face of the Country by Karel Schoeman
The Face of the Country - Karel Schoeman

The Face of the Country: A South African Family Album, 1860-1910 by Karel Schoeman presents a selection of 273 photographs, mainly portraits, from the collections of the South African Library, Cape Town, and provides an overview of South Africa and its people during half a century in the recent history of the country.

R120.00
Front Cover of Bokaap ... Faces and Facades by Lesley and Stephen Townsend
Bokaap ... Faces and Facades - Lesley and Stephen Townsend

Bokaap ... Faces and Facades by Lesley and Stephen Townsend explores, through photographs and archival material, the architecture, history and peoples of this area. The history and story of Cape Town's Malay Quarter, Bokaap, which has the largest concentration of pre-1840 architecture in S Africa, and the project to restore and conserve it. Lesley Townsend's b/w photographs vividly evoke this fascinating area and its range of historic buildings. Other illustrations are drawings and archive maps and photographs.

R2,250.00