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This is a list of books about, or by practitioners involved with,
the Southern African Built Environment

See also the Bibliography in the Lexicon



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Barry, Margaret & Law, Nimmo
1985
Magnates and Mansions - Johannesburg 1886-1914
Johannesburg
Lowry Publishers

BOTES, N & LE ROUX, SW
2011
Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Kultuurgeskiedenis



Callinicos, Luli & Lewin, Hugh
2012
Who built Jozi? : discovering memory at Wits Junction
Johannesburg
Wits University Press

Dolan, David & Lewis, Christine
2004
The Fairbridge Chapel : Sir Herbert Baker's Labour of Love
Perth
API Network

Du Plessis, C & Landman, K
2004
Archivio di Studi Urbani e Regionali



Du Plessis, Izak David & Lückhoff, Carl August
1953
The Malay Quarter and its people
Cape Town
AA Balkema

Erasmus, F; Fisher, RC & Le Roux, SW
2000
Ermelo, Mpumalanga
Ermelo
Town Council Ermelo

FERREIRA, OJO & Le ROUX, Schalk
2008
South African Journal of Art History



Ferreira, OJO & Le Roux, SW
2009
Sagres & Suiderkruis
Gordonsbaai & Jeffreysbaai
Adamastor

Ferreira, OJO & le Roux, Schalk W
2014
Goa, die Portugese hoofsetel van die Estado da India, 1510-1961
Knysna
Tormentosa

FISHER, R & LE ROUX, S
1996
Architecture SA



FISHER, R & LE ROUX, S
1996
Wêreldspektrum boek van die jaar
Pretoria
Wêreldspektrum

Fisher, RC & Le Roux, SW (Compilers)
1989
Die Afrikaanse woning. Herdrukke uit die Boerevrou 1919-1931
Hammanskraal
Unibook

FISHER, RC & LE ROUX, S
1997
Journal of the Institute of SA Architects



Fisher, RC; Le Roux, SW & Maré, E (Eds)
1998
Architecture of the Transvaal
Pretoria
UNISA

Fransen, Hans; Laubscher, Erik & Stellenbosch Modern and Contemporary Art Gallery
2009
Erik Laubscher : A Life in Art
Stellenbosch
SMAC Art Gallery

Gordon, Ruth & Louwrens, Mat
1984
Victorian Pietermaritzburg
Springfield
Village Publishers

Japha, Derek; Japha, Vivienne; Le Grange, Lucien & Todeschini, Fabio
1993
Mission Settlements in South Africa
Cape Town
University of Cape Town

Laband, John & Haswell, Robert F (Eds)
1988
Pietermaritzburg : 1838-1988 : A new portrait of an African city
Pietermaritzburg
University of Natal Press : Shuter & Shooter

Labuschagne, Elize
1981
The old Raadsaal, Church Square, Pretoria
Pretoria
Transvaal Provincial Museum Services

Laidler, Percy Ward
1939
Arthur Elliott : a sentimental appreciation
not identified
not identified

Laidler, Percy Ward (Illustrated by H.H. McWilliams)
1952
Revised edition
Tavern of the ocean, A : being a social and historical sketch of Cape Town from its earliest days
Cape Town
Maskew Miller

Laidler, P[ercy] W[ard]
[1933]
First edition
Tavern of the ocean, A : Being a social and historical sketch of Cape Town from its earliest days.
Cape Town
Maskew Miller

Lange, Mary E; Müller Jansen, Liana; Fisher, Roger C; Tomaselli, Keyan G & Morris, David
2013
Engraved Landscape : Biesje Poort : Many Voices
Gordons Bay Jeffreys Bay
Tormentoso

Langham-Carter, RR
1977
Old St George's: The story of Cape Town's first cathedral
Cape Town
AA Balkema

Langham-Carter, RR
1979
Nineteenth century architects etc. in the Western Cape
Cape Town
Unpublished MS, UCT Library

Langham-Carter, RR
1986
Among the Vineyards: the story of Christ Church, Constantia
Cape Town
Langham-Carter, RR

Langham-Carter, RR
1994
St Andrew’s, Newlands : The first century 1894 – 1994
Cape Town
Langham-Carter, RR

Latimer, Dick
1982
The expedition to the rainbow's heart : a story
Johannesburg (English) : Cape Town (Afrikaans)
Jonathan Ball (English) : Human & Rousseau (Afrikaans)

Latimer, Dick
2012
Ocean Road



Latimer, Dick
2013
The Impossible Garden



Lauber, Pascale
2007
Cape Town, architecture & design
Cologne : New York
Daab

Lauferts le Roux, Monika & Mavunganidze, Judith (editors)
2015
First edition
Johannesburg Gas Works, The
Johannesburg
Fourthwall Books

Law, Beatrice
2007
Papenboom. Cradle of the brewing industry
Cape Town
Private

Law, Beatrice
2015
Building the Mother City : Cape Town, 1880-1930 : in the steps of A.B. Reid, master builder and city councillor
Cape Town
Publisher not identified

Le Roux, Frieda
2008
Huise wat jou sak pas : 'n Omvattende gids vir bouwerk en restourasie in Suid-Afrika
Cape Town
Tafelberg in samewerking met Tuis

Le Roux, Frieda
2008
More home for less money : the complete guide to building and renovating in South Africa
Cape Town
Tafelberg

Le Roux, Marius
1979
V.O.C. Kruithuis Stellenbosch
Stellenbosch
Stellenbosch Museum

Le Roux, Marius
1982
Die Kaapse Kopersmid
Stellenbosch
Stellenbosch Museum

Le Roux, S
2008
South African Journal of Cultural History



Le Roux, SW & Fisher, RC
1988
Heidelberg Transvaal Bewaringsverslag
Pretoria
Departement Argitektuur

Le Roux, SW
1990
Plekke en geboue van Pretoria Volume 1
Pretoria
Pretoria Argitektuurvereniging

Le Roux, SW & Fisher, RC
1991
Botshabelo, 'n Dokumentasie van die Motse en ander kleiner huise
Pretoria
Department of Architecture

Le Roux, SW
1991
Marabastad of die Asiatiese Bazaar : geboue en plekke van belang
Pretoria
RNG

Le Roux, SW
1991
Plekke en geboue van Pretoria Volume 2
Pretoria
Stadsraad van Pretoria

Le Roux, SW
1992
Mariammen Tempel, Marabastad: Restourasiestudie
Pretoria
RNG

Le Roux, SW
1992
Plekke en geboue van Pretoria Volume 1. (herdruk)
Pretoria
Stadsraad van Pretoria

Le Roux, SW
1992
Vormgewende invloede op die ontwikkeling van moskee-argitektuur binne die Heilige Sirkel aan die Kaap tot 1950
Pretoria
PhD-verhandeling: Universiteit van Pretoria

Le Roux, SW
1993
Omgewingskwaliteit van die voorstad Arcadia
Pretoria
Stadsraad van Pretoria

Le Roux, SW & Botes, N
1993
Plekke en geboue van Pretoria Volume 3
Pretoria
Stadsraad van Pretoria

Le Roux, SW
1994
Omgewingskwaliteit van die voorstad Colbyn
Pretoria
Stadsraad van Pretoria

Le Roux, SW
1994
Omgewingskwaliteit van die voorstede Craigielea, Fairview, Eastclyffe, Kilberry, Eastwood & Lisdogan Park
Pretoria
Stadsraad van Pretoria

Le Roux, SW
1996
Omgewingskwaliteit van die voorstad Hillcrest
Pretoria
Stadsraad van Pretoria

Le Roux, SW
1996
Omgewingskwaliteit van die voorstad Sunnyside/Clydesdale
Pretoria
Stadsraad van Pretoria

Le Roux, SW
1998
Terugtog
Pretoria
Adamastor

Le Roux, SW & Botes, N (Eds.)
2000
Geloof in Suid-Afrika – ‘n Kultuurhistoriese beskouing. Suid-Afrikaanse Vereniging vir Kultuurgeskiedenis 18de Jaarlikse Kongres
Pretoria


Le Roux, SW; Fisher, RC & Botes, N
2001
Conservation policy Botshabelo
Johannesburg
SAHRA

Le Roux, SW & De Villiers, A
2003
Nine Landscapes / Nege Landskappe
Pretoria
Departement Argitektuur

Le Roux, SW
2007
Van La Concorde na Op-de-Tradouw
Gordonsbaai & Jeffreysbaai
Adamastor

Le Roux, SW & Fisher, RC (Eds.)
2010
Festschrift in honour of O.J.O. Ferreira
Gordon's Bay
Adamastor

Le Roux, WJ (Editor)
1970
Groote Schuur ; Woning van Suid-Afrika se Eerste Minister / Residence of South Africa's Prime Minister
Pretoria
Department of Information

Lee, Albert William
1930
Charles Johnson of Zululand
London
Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts

Leeb du Toit, JC
1984
Beuron and Mariannhill
Pietermaritzburg
Unpublished MA diss. University of Natal

Lewcock, Ronald
1963
Early Nineteenth Century Architecture in South Africa : a study of the interaction of two cultures, 1795-1837
Cape Town
AA Balkema

Lewcock, Ronald; Prof Serjeant, RB & ed. Kirkman, James
1976
City of San'a' : Nomad and city exhibition : Museum of Mankind, Department of Ethnography of the British Museum, World of Islam Festival 1976
London
World of Islam Festival Pub. Co.

Lewcock, Ronald
1978
Traditional architecture in Kuwait and the northern Gulf
London
Art and Archaeology Research Papers

Lewcock, Ronald
1986
The old walled city of San'a'
Paris
Unesco

Lewcock, Ronald
1986
Wadi Hadramawt and the Walled City of Shibam
Paris
Unesco

Lewis, Cecil and Edwards, GE
1934 (1927)
Cape Town : Treasures of the Mother City of South Africa (Revised Edition)
Cape Town
Speciality Press of SA

Liebenberg
1988 ?
On foot through old Bloemfontein
Unknown
Unknown

Lighton, Conrad
1956
Arthur Elliott : a memoir of the man and the story of his photographic collection
Cape Town
Balkema

Linder, A
2000
The Swiss Regiment Meuron at the Cape and afterwards, 1781-1816
Cape Town
Castle Military Museum

Linder, Adolphe
1997
The Swiss at the Cape of Good Hope 1652-1971
Basel
Basel Afrika Bibliographien

Lipman, Alan Robert
2003
Architecture on my mind : critical readings in design
Pretoria
Unisa Press

Lipman, Alan Robert
2009
On the outside looking in : colliding with apartheid and other authorities
Johannesburg
Architect Africa Publications

Lloyds Greater Britain Publishing
1906
Twentieth century impressions of Natal : its people, commerce, industries, and resources
Durban
Lloyds Greater Britain Publishing

Logie, Bartle & Harradine, Margaret (Compilers)
2014
Gazetteer of the Port Elizabeth and Uitenhage Divisions of the old Cape Colony
Port Elizabeth
Historical Society of Port Elizabeth

Longland
1979
Longland's Pretoria Directory for 1899 (Reprint No. 85)
Pretoria
The State Library

Louw, Juliet Marais
1976
First edition
Wagon-tracks and orchards : early days in Sandton
Johannesburg
Ad. Donker

Low, Iain; Smuts, Carin & Architects Support Group for South Africa
1997
A new school of architecture in South Africa? : a study launched by Architects Support Group for South Africa, ASGSA-UK
Johannesburg
Daedalus Press

Luckhoff, Carl August in collaboration with Gohl, Colin and Versveld, Martin
1951
Table Mountain : our national heritage after three hundred years
Cape Town
AA Balkema

Luyt, Aletta Barendina (Berdine)­­
2015
Luyt’s Marine: a diary of the years 1942-1947
Hermanus
Hermanus History Society

Lynsky, Rory
1992
They built a city : Durban City Engineer's Department, 1882-1992
Durban
Concept Communications

MARTINSON, WA & LEGER, JP
1992
Wits History Workshop: Myths, Monuments, Museums; New Premises?



McLachlan, GR; Liversidge, R & Lighton, Norman CK
1963
Revised Edition 4th Impression edition
Roberts birds of South Africa
Cape Town
The Trustees of the South African Bird Book Fund distributed by the Central News Agency

Nienaber, PJ & Le Roux, CJP
1983
Eerste edition
Monumente en gedenktekens van die Oranje-Vrystaat
Roodepoort
CUM-Boeke

Papanicolaou, Stella; Lahabe, Valerie & Rawoot, Maashitoh
2021
Modern Architectures : Cape Town
Cape Town
MAGS

Reynolds, Rex and Reynolds, Barbara & Lewcock, Ronald [Foreword]
1974
Grahamstown from cottage to villa
Claremont
David Philip

Roberts, Austin & Lighton, Norman C K
1953
1st Edition 9th Impression edition
The birds of South Africa
London
Published for the trustees of the South African bird book fund [by] H.F. & G. Witherby

Serjeant, RB & Lewcock, Ronald
1983
San'a' : an Arabian Islamic city
London
World of Islam Festival Trust - Scorpion Press

Silverman, Melinda; Manoim, Irwin; Ludman, Barbara & University of the Witwatersrand
2007
Harrismith, Intabazwe : urban change in a small South African town
Johannesburg
University of the Witwatersrand