A History Of Sport in Southern Rhodesia (Illustrated) 1889 – 1935

This book examines the history of some of the major sports played in Rhodesia at the time, including cricket, cycling,squash, badminton and polo. The lives and accomplishments of the prominent sportsmen and teams are examined, as well as the various governing bodies that administered the competitions.

Condition: Good, wear to spine, stains to front and back cover. Foxing to prelims and page edges.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-850.00)

A History of the Vineyard

This book concerns itself with a history of the first wine farm in the Cape to be styled after an English country house, unpretentious and simple and belonging to Andrew Barnard and his Scottish Wife Lady Anne Lindsay.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-200.00)

A History of the Zulu Rebellion 1906 and of Dinazulu’s Arrest, Trial and Expatriation

Red cloth cover with slight scuffing to the spine. Minor sporadic foxing throughout. Includes 5 maps, 6 plans and 25 illustrations.

A Master Plan for Port Louis, Mauritius. A Report.

Age-toning to pastedowns, feps and fold-out maps. Small tear to two of the large fold-out maps. Light creasing to third map. The pages opposite the maps have been imprinted with age-toning.

Price – $95.00 (ZAR-950.00)

A Metrical Outline of Cape History and Chronology

Historical poem on the Cape. Original pink paper wraps bound in red cloth boards with black titles to spine. Ink inscriptions to front paste down, f.f.e.p. and title page. Leaves are age toned with occasional fox marks.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-280.00)

A Narrative of A Visit to The Mauritius and South Africa

Re-bound in brown buckram. Tide marks to a few plates otherwise very good. Tissue guards to the illustrations and large folding map of South Africa loose at the rear.

Price – $400.00 (ZAR-4600.00)

A Narrative of a Visit to the Mauritius and South Africa

Functionally repaired with new spine piece, new front free-end paper and re-hinged with linen tape. Boards are original and show some general wear. Binding is secure.

Price – $450.00 (ZAR-4300.00)

A Naturalist Remembers

Binding is good with clear and neat text, with and a dated (1964) ink inscription on fep.

A Nobody In Mashonaland or The Trials and Adventures of A Tenderfoot.

Now a region in a Northern Zimbabwe, this author tells the tale of his experiences in Mashonaland and explains in a humorous fashion what it was like to be white and unused to the harsh terrain.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-180.00)

A Photograph Album – Motor Trip. Jan – Feb 1931. To & from Kimberley to Cape Town

64 black and white photographs showing Swellendam, Graaff Reinet, the Cango Caves, Mossel Bay, Cape Town, Hermanus, etc. Most photographs captioned in white. Some minor repairs to the album. The name Mildred Ellis Stock written to the inside of front board.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-280.00)

A Photographic Postcard of a Steam Train – Mombasa.

Titled “A Narrow Squeak”. Photographer W.A. Young. The stamp has been removed. The remains of the Mombasa postmark are visible, with the date 1903.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-280.00)

A Photographic Postcard of Penguins at Luderitz.

A used postcard with the Luderitzbucht postmark. Posted to Cape Town in 1906. Inscribed to the front Luderitzbacht 15.12.06 and G.C.S.

Price – $5.00 (ZAR-60.00)

A Photographic Postcard Showing Luderitz.

Inscribed to the front and back. With the Luderitzbach postmark and stamp of 1906.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-140.00)

A Soldier-Artist in Zululand : William Whitelocke Lloyd and The Anglo-Zulu War of 1879

Text is clean and clear with colour plates throughout.

Price – $190.00 (ZAR-1900.00)

A Tapestry of Lives. Cape Women of the 17th Century.

“A series of portraits of 17th century women at the Cape of Good Hope from the early days of the settlement, namely Khoekhoe and San women, wives of bourgeois Dutch governors, slave women, peasant farmers’ wives, inn-keepers and prostitutes.”

Price – $13.00 (ZAR-150.00)

A Taste of South-Easter

Dust jacket has some wear and slight creasing .Previous owners inscription to endpaper. Good firm copy.

A Taste of South-Easter

Memories of unusual Cape Town characters, queer shops and shows, old bars, hotels and cafes and the panorama of the streets.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-170.00)

A Tourist Map of Rhodesia.

Scale: 22 kilometres to 10 millimetres. Minor edge-wear.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-150.00)

A View from the Ridge. Johannesburg Retrospect.

Signed by the author with inscription. Previous owner’s name on title page. From the ‘South African Yesterdays – Number 6″ series. Price – $11.00 (ZAR-130.00)

A Zulu – English Dictionary – A Synopsis of Zulu Grammar and a Concise History of the Zulu People From The Most Ancient Times

This highly interesting work of non fiction is a massive labour of love by the author and it shows. Containing a thorough history of the Zulu people and their language, as well as a dictionary for about 2000 words, this is a valuable reference tool for anyone fascinated by African language studies.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Aan Tafelbaai’s Strand of Twintig Jaren Uit Het Leven Van Een Kapenaar. (1791-1811).

Zuid-Afrikaansche Historie Bibliotheek. Pages are slightly age toned, particularly along the edges. Boards show slight general wear.

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Price – $15.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Aanleiding tot den Engelsch-Transvaalchen Oorlog: Feiten, op Waarheid Gegrond, en voor het Nageslacht Verzameld

Anti-British Imperialist comic-style document. A rare and unusual commentary n the English and the Anglo-Boer War. Illustrated in colour.

Price – $135 (ZAR-1600)

Aardrijkundig handboek van Zuid Afrika

The cover is damaged on the spine and chipped and torn on the edges. spine has been repaired with tape. With an attached folding map of South Africa drawn up by Henry Hall, which is torn on one section.Browning throughout. 166pp

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Adolph Jentsch

The life and work of this German – South West African artist.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-900.00)


Black-and-white and colour plates throughout. Dw shows some wear, especially along the edges and some closed tears to the corners and top and bottom edges of spine.