Antique Maps of Europe, the Americas, West Indies, Australasia, Africa, the Orient.

Tan cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine and gilded motif on cover. Ex Libris stamp of previous owner on half title page. Long crack to front illustrated paste-downs. Contents clean and tightly bound. Dust jacket with edge-wear, open tear to bottom of spine, closed tear to rear fold and some loss to top of spine.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Anton van Wouw : Sculptor of South African Life

Included is a letter to Lena v.d. Hoven, Anton van Wouw’s daughter, dated 19/12/1947.

Price – $200.00 (ZAR-2000.00)

Architectural Beauty of the old Cape as seen by Arthur Elliott.

Photographs of houses and farmsteads now largely demolished or ruined taken at the beginning of the twentieth century. Price – $75.00 (ZAR-850.00)

Art and Artists of South Africa.

An Illustrated Biographical Dictionary and Historical Survey of Painters & Graphic Artists since 1875. Price – $32.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Arthur Elliott. A Memoir of the Man and the Story of his Photographic Collection.

Colour print of the well known Kersefontein farm gable as frontispiece. Includes 30 b/w photographs and 2 illustrations. Inscription in red ink on free end paper.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Artists & Illustrators of the Anglo-Boer War

An extensive and thorough look at the mass of pictorial comment produced during the Anglo-Boer War. 200 colour and 250 black and white pictures cover the widest possible range of artists and media and give a fascinating perspective of the War.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Aspects of the History of Copper Mining in Namaqualand 1846 – 1931

With numerous illustrations. Signed by the author.


Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Auf Karrenwegen und Negerpfaden durch Sudafrika

Fold out map , water stain to inside of rear and front cover. Illustrated. Also appears to have a red stain to front cover. This book was published for libraries and communities and was not for sale. 121pp

Price – $20 (ZAR-250)

Babuna. 100 000 kilometer im flugzeug uber Afrikas

Language: German. English translation: “Babuna. 100 000 kilometers in a plane over Africa’s jungle.” Includes 102 b\w photographs with a map of their journey opposite the contents page. The author and his wife have done five exploratory voyages in Inner Africa to photograph the wildlife. Some pages slightly browned due to age and quality of paper. Top-edge tinted in blue with light foxing to fore- and bottom edge.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Baines on the Zambezi 1858 – 1859. Brenthurst Series 8.

Standard edition of 850 copies bound in cloth. Illustrated end papers. 72 illustrations and 4 maps

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

Bantu Folk Lore (Medical and General)

112pp. No published date.


Price – $68.00 (ZAR-680.00)

Bantu. Vol.IX No.3

Text in English and Afrikaans. A magazine dealing with the Nationalists views on the Homeland policies.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-80.00)

Baron von Ludwig and the Ludwig’s-burg Garden.

“A chronicle of the Cape from 1806 to 1848 with an appendix showing some of the horticultural introductions of Baron von Ludwig.” Front and back pastedowns and feps discoloured. DW is sunned and slightly foxed with minor wear. Otherwise a clean and well bound copy.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Basket Work Harbour. The Story of the Kowie.

This copy is numbered 639 of a limited edition of 1200 copies. Previous owner’s details on ffep and small red/gilt label of bookseller on front pastedown. Illustrated map of river on pastedowns. Age-toning to front and rear fep and pages 8 and photographs opposite. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Baukunst in Sudwestafrika 1884 – 1914.

Thin card pictorial wraps. General wear and tear. Scuffing to spine and covers.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-850.00)

Before we Forget – The Story of Fish Hoek

A charming and concise history of the iconic town by the sea which “started” in 1883. A must have for anyone interested in the history of the cape’s seaside towns.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Bethal 1880-1980

History of Bethal from 1880-1980, Transvaal, South Africa. Text in afrikaans and some english. Dust jacket has some scuffing. Previous owners inscription to end papers. Chapter on bermuda prisoners of war.

Beyond the City Lights.

The story of the Western Province – the towns and the farms, the life and the people, the folklore and the legends.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Bihé and Garenganze or Four Years’ Futher Work and Travel in Central Africa.

Published circa 1893. 2 fold out maps – map of Katanga Company has a small tear and a long closed tear to the fold. Previous owner’s signature on front paste-down. Contents are clean and firmly bound.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Biographical Memoir of John Montagu

With a sketch of the public affairs connected with the Colony of the Cape of Good Hope, during his administration as colonial secretary from 1843 to 1853. Bookplate of R.F. Thorold to the paste down and another owner’s name to the fep.

Price – $23.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Birds & Beasts In Africa

Written during his time as Chief Scout while staying at the Outspan, Nyeri, these musings on nature was written for the enjoyment of younger readers.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Birds of the South Western Cape

Text is clean and clear with colour plates throughout. Boards and DW show very little wear.




Price – $20.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Black & White Budget.

Weekly supplement bound in two volumes. Signature of previous owner on ffep as well as tipped in label. Vol I-II Transvaal Special: No. 1-8 undated; from No. 9-25 dated 9 December 1899 till 31 March 1900. Vol III No. 26-44 dated 7 April 1900 to 11 August 1900. Circa 1900.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-800.00)

Black + White. Discourses of Resistance in South African Cartooning, 1985 – 1994

Submitted as part of the requirements for a Masters degree. Numerous b&w illustrations. The author only published about 20 copies of this work.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Black Nile. Mungo Park and the Search for the Niger.

Foxing to all page edges. Gilt lettering and motif on spine. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-140.00)