Transvaal, Die Sudafrikanische Republik. Historisch, geographisch, politisch, wirtschaftlich dargestellt.

Text in German in the Gothic script. Translation: ‘Transvaal, The South African Republic. Historically, geographically, politically, economically. Bookplate of Rich. Hoehl on front paste-down. Decorative gilt pattern and lettering to spine with raised bands. Abrasions to boards. 17 b&w photographs, 48 illustrations and 6 maps. Red tint to page edges.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Transvaal’sche oder Sud-Afrikanische Republik.

Translation: ‘The Transvaal or South African Republic. Described by Friedrich Jeppe in Potchefstroom. Also included R Wangemann’s Travels in South Africa, 1866-1867.’ With an original folding map of the Transvaal. Heavy edge-wear and ageing but still readable. Foxed with a few small stains. Front page loose.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Travel and Adventure in South-East Africa.

Tide mark to lower edge on the contents pages. Some scattered light handling marks throughout. Previous owner’s details pencilled on verso of frontispiece.

Price – $100.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

Travels and Adventure in Eastern Africa

349pp, with plates. “Descriptive of the Zoolus, their manner and customs with a sketch of Natal”. Newly revised and edited in one volume with a biography of the Author, Notes and Appendices by Louis Herman and Percival R. Kirby



Price – $50.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Travels and Adventures in Eastern Africa (Two Volume Set)

Previous owner’s stamp to the bottom of title page of volume 1. Boards show very little wear.




Price – $140.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Travels and Adventures in Eastern Africa. Descriptive of the Zoolus, their Manners, Customs with A Sketch of Natal.

Newly revised and edited, in one volume, with a biography of the author, notes and appendices. De Lux edition numbered 62 of 100 copies. 5 colour plates, 10 monochrome plates and 1 map. Light foxing to front and rear free end pages. Remnants of cellotape marks on paste-downs. Small dent in the middle of the front cover.

Price – $95.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

Travels and Adventures in Southern Africa comprising a view of The Present State of the Cape Colony.

Includes observations on the progress and prospects of the British Emigrants. No.506 of a limited edition of 510 copies produced under the direction of F J Wagener. Cello-tape residue on paste-downs. Browning and light foxing to prelims. Toning to top edge which has a faded tint.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Travels in South Africa, undertaken at the request of the London Missionary Society; being a Narrative of a Second Journey in the Interior of that Country.

Vol 1 and 2 complete with maps and coloured prints. Vol 1: 2 x 4cm tears to Map. Small tear to lower edge on Pg269. Vol 2: 1cm worm hole to fore-edges of prelims. Repairs to frontispiece and title page. Ghosting of the plates. Owner’s details pasted on front paste-down.

Price – $450.00 (ZAR-5500.00)

Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed in the years 1795, 1976 and 1797. 2 Volumes.

The octavo version of this edition, with the one folding map in Vol 2. as called for with text illustrations and sketch maps. Bookplate of previous owner on front paste-down. Faded address details of H Cartwright scattered in both volumes. Splitting to spine edges, rubbing to hinges. Evidence of insect damage to a small area of the top edge with brown marks to lower edge (Vol 1.) Brown marks to top and fore-edge of Vol 2. Head and tail bands exposed. Still a firm copy.

Price – $190.00 (ZAR-2200.00)

Travels in the Interior of Southern Africa. 2 Volumes.

With a new introduction by A Gordon-Brown. No. 638 of a 1000 numbered copies. Tape residue and foxing on front and rear end papers. Vol 1 contains 10 plates, 1 map, Vol 2 contains 10 plates. Numerous Vignettes in both volumes.

Price – $190.00 (ZAR-2400.00)

Trees of the Kruger National Park. Vols 1 and 2.

Numerous colour plates and b&w illustrations. Both volumes have light specks of foxing to paste-downs with foxing and browning to top and fore-edge. Vol 2 has clear tape down the front gutter as well as ghosting of the colour photographs and some scattered foxing.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Trekkers Gids. Herdrukke/Reprints No. 43

Dutch text throughout. Reprinted from an 1894 publication. Fold out map at the rear. Light foxing to the top and fore-edge of pages, rear fep and last page of text. Previous owner’s details on ffep. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Trekking in South-Central Africa 1913-1919.

Written from his own diary and his father’s, the Rev J J Doke, Clement Doke portrays a fascinating picture of the life of tribes in the Lambaland in the North-west corner of Zambia (formerly known as Northern Rhodesia) as well as the wild life of the country. The book recounts the trials and successes of seven years of missionary life, providing glimpses into everyday life at Kafulafuta Mission in the second decade of this century. Numerous black and white illustrations and photographs. Price – $14.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Tropical Africa

A general sketch / travel account through East Africa. Contains 6 maps in colour. Bound in red cloth covered boards with gilt device to front board and gilt lettering to spine. Boards scuffed, spine, sunned, slightly torn at hinge, chipped at head and foot with 3cm chip to lower spine. Text very good, with very light foxing to prelim pages and inscription ink to verso of f.f.e.p.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Turmoil at Turfloop. A summary of the reports of the Snyman and Jackson Commissions of inquiry into the University of the North.

Staple-bound booklet with limp card wraps. Scuff marks and yellowing round the edges. Contents clean and securely bound.

Price – $11.00 (ZAR-110.00)

Twee en Sestig Uitgesogte Afrikaanse Gedigte (met prentjies).

Text: Afrikaans/Dutch. The author was an important literary figure and was a leader in the fight for the establishment of Afrikaans as a written language. Gilt lettering and image on cover which is a little rubbed.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-170.00)

Uganda Memories 1897-1940

Number 150 of a limited edition of 750 copies inscribed by the author. Numerous black and white illustrations, a folding map and another to the pocket at the rear. Green cloth boards with some general wear and insect damage.

Price – $200.00 (ZAR-2100.00)

Uit die Dagboek van ‘n Wildbewaarder

First edition of the author’s autobiography whilst a game ranger in South West Africa.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-270.00)

Ulundi to Delville Wood. The Life Story of Major-General Sir Henry Timson Lukin (Chevalier Legion d’Honneur, Order of the Nile).

Red cloth boards. No DW. Spine slightly faded with edges worn and small tear to the gutter. Corners bumped. Shaken. Long crack to rear pastedown. Areas of scattered foxing throughout and on edges. Contents still well bound.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)

University of the Cape of Good Hope The Calendar for the Year 1894-95

Previous owners inscription to endpapers. Cloth bound hardcover with some wear and loose binding. Small waterstain to left hand corner and some marginalia in pencil. Includes Matric examination paper.

Valley of the Simonsberg

The author was one of the main proponents of the declaration of The Simonsberg Valley and many of its buildings as a National Protected Environment in 1976 preserving the Valley for future generations. Illustrated with numerous b/w and a few colour photographs.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-170.00)

Van Klerk tot Goeverneur of Het Leven en Het Bestuur van Goeverneur Rijk Tulbagh

Zuid-Afrikaanse Historie Bibliotheek, Tweede Serie, No. 3. Previous owner’s name with caption and date inked to half title page. Slight random foxing to parts of the text. Boards show general wear and slight soiling.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Vergadering van de Afrikaander Bond en Boeren Vereeniging. 9 vols. 1900 and 1904-1911.

Each volume bound in later blue leather boards, preserving the original wraps. Previous owner’s bookplate to each volume. Some professional repairs, mostly to the paper wraps.

Price – $300.00 (ZAR-3500.00)

Victorian Buildings in South Africa

Includes Edwardian and Transvaal Republican styles. With notes on materials used, architects and the influence of Europe/1850-1910. With numerous half-tone and line illustrations. Slight browning to endpapers. Otherwise clean and sound. Dust jacket has some wear and chipping.

Price – $145.00 (ZAR-1400.00)

Victorian Buildings in South Africa

Includes Edwardian and Transvaal Republican styles. With notes on materials used, architects and the influence of Europe/1850-1910. With numerous half-tone and line illustrations. Clean and sound. Dust jacket has some minor wear and chipping.




Price – $130 (ZAR-1400.00)