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Bos (S.) text & Paschke (V.) illus. STILLEWE,
111 pp., illus., hardback, First S.A. Edition, Cape Town, 2009. R353
A book of poetry by Dutch writer Stefan Bos, translated from the Dutch by Towertannie and illustrated by South African artist Varenka Paschke. Originally published in Belgium in Dutch.

Stefan Bos and Varenka Paschke travelled to Mexico to experience the Day of the Dead and worked together on this book based on their experiences.

Text in Afrikaans and Dutch.
Greenwall (R.) ARTISTS AND ILLUSTRATORS OF THE ANGLO-BOER WAR,
264 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1992. OUT OF PRINT
Introduction by Jane Carruthers.

Ryno Greenwall provides "a general and extensive overview of the main vehicles of Anglo-Boer War art - ranging from illustrated newspapers and magazines to postcards, postal covers, souvenir publications and work produced by prisoners of war." There are also biographies of over 1 100 Anglo-Boer War artists.
Mennen (I.) & Daly (N.) text & Maritz (N.) illus. ASHRAF IN AFRICA,
30 pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1990. R80
A children's story book illustrated by Nicolaas Maritz.
The Blackheart Gang THE TALE OF HOW,
36 pp., colour illus., hardback, slipcase, DVD, Cape Town, (2009). OUT OF PRINT
The book of the acclaimed animated film, "The Tale of How", produced in 2006 by the Cape Town fantasy art collective, The Blackheart Gang. The Blackheart Gang consists of three members, illustrator Ree Treweek, creative director Jannes Hendrikz, and musician and writer Markus Smit (Wormstorm).

Includes a DVD of the 4½ minute film, which was awarded The Special Distinction Award at the Annecy Film Festival.