Annals of the South African Museum

Volume 58. The material culture of the Cape Nguni Part 2- Paperback with some scuffing to the cover otherwise in good condition.

Annals of the South African Museum

Volume 88. Human Burials from Byneskranskop, Bredarsdorp district , Cape province , South Africa. Part 2 – Paperback in very good condition.

Annals of the South African Museum

Volume 70. Some Nguni Crafts Part 1 -Calabashes. Paperback with very slight wear edges of spine otherwise in very good condition.

Annals of the South African Museum

Volume 75. Lobedu Pottery Part 8. Paperback with very slight scuffing to cover otherwise in very good condition.

Annals of the South African Museum

Volume 99. An investigation of the coldstream stone Part 6 – Paperback with some insect damage to the cover otherwise in good condition.

Annals of the South African Museum

Volume 94. Lobedu Material culture a comparative study of the 1930s and the 1970s Part 3 – Paperback with slight scuffing to the spine otherwise in good condition.

Annexures to the Votes and Proceedings of the House of Assembly 1866

Government blue book dating from 1866.
With fold out diagrams.

Price – $38 (ZAR-400)

Annual Report of the Chief Inspector of Public Works for the year 1880 – with appendices

“Cape of Good Hope. Ministerial Department of Crown Lands and Public Works. Presented to both Houses of Parliament by command of His Excellency the Governor” 49pp, with a folding map of land transferred to the government along Kowie River west bank in the back.

Price – $44 (ZAR-460)

Antique Fakes in South Africa

With numerous black and white images.


Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)

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)

Art in East Africa

Art in East Africa

Art in East Africa

Art of the Senses

Selection of African artwork from the Teel collection, with significant expository notes. Illustrated in colour throughout. Bound in black cloth covered boards with silver titles to spine. Previous owner’s bookplate to f.f.e.p.

Price – $18.00 (ZAR-200.00)

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)

B.I. Barnato. A Memoir

From his early days as Henry Isaacs, the young conjurer and entertainer to his rise as one of the most important men in the diamond industry in South Africa. Illustrated with six portraits and four cartoons. Good condition. Some wear to the maroon cloth boards. Binding a little shaken and beginning to split.

Price – $59.00 (ZAR-650.00)

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)

Basuto Fireside Tales

Beautifully illustrated stories for children, based on the traditional tales of the Basutho.