Celebrating the many lives and ships saved from the treacherous currents and tempestuous seas off the coast of South Africa – paying homage to the fortitude of its intrepid lighthouse keepers and the ingenuity of the men who designed, built and maintain these beacons of hope.

Appears Unread; a line of brown stains 60x10mm on rear cover will be pained over; ISBN sticker on rear is rubbed. Photog eps . Different illustrations both on verso(inside) and recto of covers. 384pp incl Index, List of all 47 lighthouses and 6 beacons; richly illustrated in colour with aerial photos, inside views and views of the surroundings. A truly monumental work.


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Authored by Gerald Hoberman, with consultant Pharologist Jame Collocott and additional text by Harold A. Williams. Published privately as part of the Gerald & Marc Hoberman Collection of Cape  Town, London and New York. A Very Good Condition First Edition copy, Flagship edition, hard cover bound and covered in plastic.  A copyright of 2009 is indicated but no publication date. The size of the book is 300x295x30mm. With a  weight 2.85 Kg additional postage may be applied.