New Arrivals 20th to 26th of November 2016

Cloete (N.) text & Fraser (C.) photo. REMARKABLE HERITAGE HOUSES OF SOUTH AFRICA,
270pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2016. R600
This book features 20 private residences, most built before the mid-1950s, including Onverwacht, Meerlust, Stellenberg, Rhodes Cottage, Cullinan House and Zevenrivieren.
Giblin (J.) & Spring (C.) SOUTH AFRICA, the art of a nation
255pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., London, 2016. R590
Published to accompany the exhibition at the British Museum in London, October 2016 - February 2017.

John Giblin is Head of the Africa collection at the British Museum and is lead curator of the exhibition.
Chris Spring is co-curator of the exhibition and curator of contemporary African art and the eastern and southern African collections at the British Museum.
Gordon (J.) photo. & du Toit (M.) text BREATHING SPACES, environmental portraits of South Durban
175pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2016. R355
A collection of portrait photographs of residents of three densely populated and polluted neighbourhoods located south of Durban harbour (Wentworth, Merebank and Lamontville. Also includes reproductions of images from family albums, accompanied by extracts from the conversations Marijke du Toit had with the people portrayed, as well as their friends, family and neighbours.

Social documentary photographer Jenny Gordon teaches photojournalism at the School of Journalism and Media Studies at Rhodes University.
Historian Marijke du Toit is based in the Faculty of Arts at the University of the Western Cape.
Macilau (M.) photo. GROWING IN DARKNESS,
177pp., 4to., illus., hardback, Berlin, 2016. R1100
Photographs of street children in Maputo. Includes short essays by Roger Ballen, Mia Couto, Simon Njami and Mário Macilau.

Text in English, Portuguese and French.

Mário Macilau (b.1984) lives and works in Maputo, Mozambique. He specializes in long term projects that focus on the social and environmental conditions in Mozambique. He has won several photography awards, including the 2015 European Union Award for Environment, the 2014 UNESCO-Ashberg Award for Artists, and the 2014 Africa Cantre Award for Visual Art.
Oberholzer (O.) photo. & text OBIE, a photographic story book
248pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2016. R500
Photographer Obie Oberholzer's latest collection of photographs, taken on his travels around the world. Obie Oberholzer's other books include "Beyond Bagamoyo", "Raconteur Road", "The Hotazel Years" and "Diesel & Dust".
Zapiro DEAD PRESIDENT WALKING, cartoons from Mail & Guardian, Sunday Times and The Times
160pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johnnesburg, 2016. R165
The annual collection of Jonathan Shapiro's (Zapiro) cartoons, published since 1996.

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