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Elephants don't grow on Trees!

written by A H Benjamin and illustrated by Adrie le Roux


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My Great Expedition

Justin Fox / illustrated by Lucy Stuart-Clark

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An Art Museum in Africa: The South African National Gallery

Marilyn Martin

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The Other Side - Behind the News 1

Harvey Tyson

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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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Trees and Shrubs Mozambique

John Burrows, Ernst Schmidt, Sandie Burrows and Mervyn Lötter

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Publishing Print Matters publishes books on South African art, craft and heritage with a particular focus on those artists, craftspeople and individuals who have been overlooked yet made an impact on South African culture: they have stories to tell and vision to share that can empower our youth and restore pride in our collective heritage.

Publishing Print Matters also packages and markets titles for other publishers as well as corporations, institutions, associations and individuals.

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Poetry & Literature

'No other world' - Essays on the Lifework of Don Maclennan
by Dan Wylie and Craig Mackenzie

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 the...More info

Collected Poems - Don Maclennan
by Dan Wylie

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 in...More info