Battles of South Africa.

Pictorial card wraps. Coloured illustrated fold-out map included. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Battles of the Boer War

Signature of Dave Fourie in ink to the title page. Contains numerous black and white photographs. Text is clean and clear. Boards show little wear with two tape marks to the front and two to the back boards. DW shows some edge wear and tape marks to the inside.

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)

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)

Black South Africans: 57 Profiles of Natal’s Leading Blacks – A Who’s Who

Biographical data, full page photographs and in-depth profiles. Includes a map. Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. Some wear and minor chipping to edges of dust jacket. Foxing to inside of dust jacket.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Black Valour. The South African Native Labour Contingent 1916-1918 and the Sinking of the Mendi.

A historical account of the tragedy where over 600 black South Africans lost their lives.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Bladwijzer op de Notulen van den Edel Achtbaren Tweeden Volksraad and het Jaar 1891.

The minutes of the sitting of the Second Volksraad. Convened by Kruger in 1891.

Price – $65.00 (ZAR-700.00)

Bloomie – Memoirs of the Twenties

Bloomie - Memoirs of the Twenties

Bloomie - Memoirs of the Twenties

Book Collecting in South Africa

Slim volume on collecting in the South African context, aimed at the beginner but useful as reference. Perfect bound in laminated, pictorial card wraps. Spine slightly sunned. With coloured plates in text, also included a set of the same plates, loose. A good reading copy.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-170.00)

Boot and Saddle.

A narrative record of the Cape Regiment, the British Cape Mounted Riflemen, the Frontier Armed Mounted Police, and the Colonial Cape Mounted Riflemen. Published circa 1955. Blue cloth boards with sunning and loss of cloth covering to spine and top area of rear board. Previous owner signature on paste-down. Age-toning. Small stains from pages 114 to 115, otherwise contents clean and well bound.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Brave Deeds in South African History

84pp, with some plates. Pages age toned. Former owner’s bookplate on ffep.

Price – $10 (ZAR-120)

Brazza of the Congo

European exploration and exploitation in French Equatorial Africa. Uncorrected proof. Minor wear to the spine. Tanning to covers.

Price – $9.00 (ZAR-90.00)

Brenthurst Archives : Footnotes to History From the Brenthurst Library, Johannesburg the Private Africana Collection of Mr. H F Oppenheimer

Volume II Number II 1995. Text is clean and clear with colour and black-and-white plates throughout. Boards show minimal wear.



Price – $22.00 (ZAR-180.00)

British Africa – With Four Maps

From the prefatory note – ” The papers comprised in these volumes were most of them given originally as lectures in the Sunday Afternoon Course at the South Place Institute, Finsbury, from 1895 to 1898, with the object of affording trustworthy information concerning the various colonies, settlements and countries scattered over the world which go to form the whole known as “The British Empire.”

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Bushman Art. Rock Paintings of South-West Africa.

Based on the photographic material collected by Reinhard Maack. 39 tipped in colour plates and 10 figures in the text. Some foxing to the prelims. Two sections of loss to the front panel of the dust jacket. Now in a brodart protector.

Price – $270.00 (ZAR-3400.00)

Buthelezi : The Biography



Price – $10.00 (ZAR-60.00)

Bwana – Go Home

An account of life in Zambia in the early seventies. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Wear to edges and corners of covers. Hinge of front cover split at top. Dust jacket is worn and browned on inside.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-140.00)