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Celebrate 50 years

of sea rescues

off Mossel Bay -

Station 15’s story.



Mossel Bay  Station  15 Mosselbaai  

Golden Jubliee / Goue Jubileum 1971-2021

When you want to enslave a people, 

you steal their ability to dream.

A sumptuously-designed record of an exhibit conveying the work

of Durban-based artist, Coral Bijoux,

landscaped into the spaces of the Westville Plant Nursery. 



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Zulu Woodcarving 

Nessa Leibhammer - The fourth and final title in the Print Matters Traditional Zulu Crafts Series to accompany 

Zulu BasketryZulu Pottery and Zulu Beadwork.

Look out for a limited edition boxed set Zulu Traditional Crafts Quartet.

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Poetry & Literature

LIMITED BUNDLE: Double Don Maclennan
by Dan Wylie

LIMITED BUNDLE ''How many ways there are of being alive; closed doors that someone else’s touch may open... '' DON MACLENNAN 1929 - 2009 'DOUBLE DON' NOT AVAILABLE RETAIL...More info

LIMITED COPIES: 'No other world' - Essays on the lifework of Don Maclennan
by Dan Wylie and Craig Mackenzie

LIMITED COPIES No one who encountered Don Maclennan (1929-2009) during the more than three decades of his teaching career at Rhodes University is likely to forget...More info

LIMITED COPIES: Collected Poems - Don Maclennan
by Dan Wylie

LIMITED COPIES Don Maclennan (1929-2009) was one of South Africa’s best-loved teachers and the pre-eminent poet of his generation. Though he matured as a poet only...More info