When First We Practise or The Life of Jan Michiel Endres – Surgeon.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-140.00)

When Life was Rusted Through

Among the many accomplishments of Rhodes was the building of a considerable mileage of his proposed Cape-to-Cairo railway. In 1907, when the author travelled over it from the Cape, through Rhodesia and across the Victoria Falls bridge, the railhead was at Broken Hill (Zambia’s Kabwe).



Price – $14.00 (ZAR-120.00)

White Man’s Country. Lord Delamere and The Making of Kenya. Vol II. 1914-1931

Includes 3 maps of which 2 are fold-out. 1. East Africa Campaign, 1914-1917, 2. Kenya Colony, 1933, 3. East Africa in 1926. Lord Delamere was undoubtedly the most central figure in the development of Kenya Colony.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-100.00)

Who’s Who of Rhodesia, Mauritius, Central and East Africa – 1964

Supplement to the Who’s Who of South Africa, 1964. Some photographs of individuals.

Price – $33 (ZAR-360)

Who’s Who of Southern Africa 1961. (Incorporating South African Who’s Who and the Who’s Who of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Central and East Africa). An illustrated biographical sketch book of personalities in Southern Africa with separate sections for the Republic of South Africa, South West Africa and the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Central and East Africa.

Red boards with gilt. Boards are frayed and sunned along edges and tips of spine with marks on the front and back.
Discolouration and foxing on paste-downs and prelims. Thumb tags worn. Some discolouration on page edges from use. Long crack on inside gutter with webbing exposed. Contents are clear and well bound.

Price – $62.00 (ZAR-680.00)

Who’s Who of Southern Africa 1996-97.

Illustrated, biographical sketch book of prominent personalities in the Republic of South Africa, Botswana, Mauritius, Namibia, Swaziland, Zimbabwe and neighbouring countries in Southern Africa. Previous owner’s name on front fep.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Who’s Who of Southern Africa 2002.

Illustrated biographical record of prominent personalities in the Republic of South Africa, Botswana, Mauritius, Namibia, Swaziland, Zimbabwe and neighbouring countries in Southern Africa.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Wie is Wie in ons Sendingvelde? Mashonaland en Betsjoeanaland.

‘In opdrag van die Vrouesendingbond van Kaapland.’ A short insight into the lives of the majority of workers in the missionary world of the N G Church in Mashonaland and Betsjoeanaland.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Wild Game in Zambezia.

Game hunting experiences in Portugese East Africa.

Price – $145.00 (ZAR-1500.00)

Wild Life in Central Africa

A guide to setting up camp, tracking and hunting. Illustrated with photographs and drawings.

A guide to setting up camp, tracking and hunting. Illustrated with photographs and drawings.

Wild Places of Zimbabwe

Slightest wear to the top edge of the dw. The author reaffirms the importance of the wild during the long war.

Wilhelm Heinrich Immanuel Bleek: A Bio-Bibliographical Sketch

Publication marking the centenary of Bleek’s appointment as curator of the Sir George Grey collection in the Public Library, Cape Town. Contains various bibliographic extracts and biographical sketches. Illustrated in b/w. Bound in quarter cloth over marbled paper covered boards with title label pasted to front board. Light spotting to prelims.

Price – $68.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Wilhelm Heinrich Immanuel Bleek.

A bio-bibliograhical sketch. Some discolouration to top edges of pages. Light scuffing to board edges. Title label pasted on front board. Quarter covered cloth over marbled paper.

Price – $68.00 (ZAR-750.00)

William Cotton Oswell: Hunter and Explorer – 2 Volumes

A biography of Oswell, complete in two volumes. Bound in red cloth boards with lettering and minor paint flecks to spines, which are sunned. The top board of Vol I is damp stained together with the prelims up to the title page. Both volumes slightly cockled and lightly foxed throughout. B/w Illustrations throughout these good to fair copies.

Price – $140.00 (ZAR-1600.00)

Witchcraft in Africa.

Browning to front paste-down. Rear board, paste-downs and last five pages watermarked. Remainder of contents clean. Minor edge wear. DW stained, front fold fragile. Wear to edges.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-120.00)

With Sword and Statute. (On the Cape of Good Hope Frontier.)

Recollections of a mounted officer on the Cape of Good Hope frontier, who came to South Africa as a young boy. He served in most frontier wars and expeditions and was acting chief magistrate in Griqualand East at various times and resident magistrate in Herschel during the Boer war. 147 pages. Illus. with black/white photos and line drawings.




Price – $900.00 (ZAR-8500.00)

With Sword and Statute. (On the Cape of Good Hope Frontier)

Republished with additions and further photos. Missing the plate “Mistaken for a Boer” at pg327 and “Palmietfontein Politicians” at pg432. Previous owner’s details on verso of frontispiece. New end papers. Spine has been rebacked. Varied foxing throughout. Pink blemish to top area of prelims.

Price – $420.00 (ZAR-6000.00)

With the 2nd Cape Corps thro’ Central Africa

With the 2nd Cape Corps

With the 2nd Cape Corps

With the Flag to Pretoria

Pictorial account of the Anglo-Boer war, with numerous b/w illustrations in 2 volumes. Half leather over pebbled cloth bindings, covered in clear plastic covers. Gilt lettering and decoration to spines. Back board of vol 1 loosed. Endpapers significantly browned with tape marks to paste downs. Tears to fold out maps of both vols, no loss.

Price – $160.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

With The Flag to Pretoria (2 Volumes) & After Pretoria – The Guerilla War( 2 Volumes) – 4 Volume Set

British, illustrated publication, rebound in 4 volumes.

Price – $165.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

Woodstock Glass

Typed monograph on the History of the South African Glass Company and Cook Brothers’ Glass Works. Some black and white illustrations.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Worthwhile Journey. The Autobiography of Tromp van Diggelen. With a Foreword by Grantly Dick Read.

Inscribed by the author on the title page. Text is clear but shows varying degrees of foxing throughout. Several black-and-white photographs. Boards show general wear and a small closed tear to the cloth covered spine.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Zambesi

Ink inscription has been marked out with black pen on the inside of the cover.

Zes Maanden bij De Commando’s

Previous owner’s name inked to the ffep. Previous owner’s initials inked to the half title. Slight foxing throughout. Text is in Dutch.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Zimbabwe Heritage 1990

Annual exhibition of contemporary Visual Arts. Paperback with some wear to edges and spine otherwise in very good condition.