Die Malan – Gedenkboek – 6 Oktober 1951

A book, written on the history of the Malan surname as well as showcasing some of the more prominent family members in South Africa.

Condition: Very good, some foxing.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Die Malereien der Buschmanner in Sudafrika.

The art of the Bushman in South Africa. Text in german. Brown cloth boards with white print. Dust jacket bound into the book. Many illustrations, some black and white photographs and 3 colour plates. Some foxing throughout. Well bound.

Price – $190.00 (ZAR-2200.00)

Die Mantel van Elia.

Gift inscription (1934) from owner on ffep. Insect damage to central leaf and spine of marbled cardwraps.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-880.00)

Die Reis Naar Kaapstad Van Oom Gijsbert Van Graan En Sijn Ondervindingen Aldaar

In Dutch, with an illustration of Oom Gijsbert van Graan. Previous owner’s bookplate to front pastedown.

Price – $36.00 (ZAR-360.00)

Die Roeteboek van die Rapportryers

Black and white illustrations throughout. Cover shows slight foxing and wear.



Price – $25.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Die Sending te Witzieshoek. Paulus Mopeli en Andere Sake Rakende die Sending Aldaar.

Afrikaans text. Previous owner’s name on front paste-down. Browning to prelims.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Die Stapelieae van Suidelike Afrika / The Stapelieae of Southern Africa

Largely pictorial volume with b/w and some colour illustrations. Issued w/o dust juacket, bound in brown cloth with gilt titles to spine and gilt device to top board. Slight scuffing to boards and spotting to top edge. Endpapers lightly browned. A very good copy.


Price – $120.00 (ZAR-1300.00)

Die Stellenbosse Heemkring, Tien Jaar Oud

Die Vlakte en Andere Gedigte.

Text: Afrikaans. Previous owner’s inscription on title and verso of cover page. Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Dingaansdag. Soewenier Program 1838 – 1938. Honderd Jarige Herdenking.

Text: Afrikaans. Festival held at Rosebank’s exhibition grounds by the “Dingaansfeeskomitee Paarl Vrouelandbouvereniging.”

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Directory of the Federation of Nigeria 1960 Including Trade Index and Biographical Section

Bound in green cloth covered boards with gilt lettering to both boards and spine. White cataloguing information to spine, crossed out in black.Ex library copy with bookplate to front paste down, library rubber and blind stamps throughout. Leaves are browned, but VG overall.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-350.00)

District of Lourenço Marques. Photographic and Descriptive Albums of Portuguese East Africa. Vol IV.

Industries & agriculture, views of circumscriptions, etc. Sepia-toned photographs. Previous owner’s details and scribblings on title and last page. Some mild scattered foxing. Album firmly bound.

Price – $160.00 (ZAR-1600.00)

Doctor Vanderkemp

“Doctor VanderKemp came out to South Africa as a pioneer missionary and became a conspicuous figure in colonial affairs.” Previous owner’s details on front fep with a bookseller’s stamp on the paste-down. Foxing to front and rear prelims. Double-page map to the rear. Red tint to top-edge with light foxing to fore- and lower edge. No published date.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-170.00)

Dorps. Small Towns of South Africa

Small towns of South Africa which are disappearing. Trading stores, old houses and humble people. “I photographed these towns in the hope of ‘freezing’ time and arresting the utter extinction of the South African dorp.”

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-900.00)

Dorps. Small Towns of South Africa.

Photographing the small towns – a part of ‘Old Africa’ that is quickly disappearing.

Price – $85.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Double-Storeyed Flat-Roofed Buildings of the Rural Cape.

Limited to 400 copies. Inscription to previous owner on half-title page. Cover is dog-eared. Numerous b&w photographs.

Price – $64.00 (ZAR-700.00)

Drummond Chaplin. His Life and Times in Africa.

Sir Francis Drummond Percy Chaplin, GBE, KCMG served as administrator for the British South Africa Company in Southern Rhodesia from 1914 to 1923.

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Dungamanzi: Stirring Waters

Tsonga and Shangaan art from southern Africa. Minor wear to covers and edges. Clean sound copy.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-400.00)

Early Cape Printing. Vroeë Kaapse Drukwerk. 1796-1802. South African Library Reprint Series 1.

Text: English/Afrikaans. Bookplate on paste-down.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-150.00)

East Africa. Kenya, Uganda, Tanganyika and Zanzibar.

A pictorial record compiled by The East Africa Tourist Travel Association in Kenya. Contents clean and firmly bound. 15 b/w photographs.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-240.00)

East African Railways and Harbours Report on an Engineering Survey of a rail link between the East African and Rhodesian Railway Systems.

Complete with 14 maps (colour) in good condition. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Een Eeuw van Onrecht

South African edition circa 1917. Bound in a later blue leather binding preserving the original wraps. Repairs and reinforcement to the original wraps with Japanese tissue.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Een Eeuw van Onrecht.

Text: Dutch/Afrikaans. With introduction by Dr H J Kiewiet de Jonge. Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Eeufees-Gedenkboek van Ceres 1855-1955

Language: Afrikaans. Map of the area on front and rear pastedowns. No published date. Age-toning to page edges. Contents clean and firmly bound.

Price – $16.00 (ZAR-160.00)

Eighteenth Century Architecture in South Africa

A very good copy of the third edition of this important work on the subject. Filled with numerous illustrations and photographs. Previous owner’s name to the paste down.

Price – $150.00 (ZAR-1600.00)