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)

Elpis. Algemeen Tijdschrift voor Zuid-Afrika

This periodical lasted for five years. It looked to further the NG Kerk and is an interesting insight into the concerns of the Afrikaner elite in the middle of the 19th century. Ex libris pasted to the front paste down.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-800.00)

Emin Pasha and the Rebellion at the Equator. A story of nine months experiences in the last of the Soudan Provinces.

Illustrated red cloth boards with some insect damage, bumped and frayed corners. Head and foot of spine frayed. Binding shaken with some wear to the edge papers. Facsimile of Mahdi’s letter to the rear is missing.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Englishman’s Inn. “Engelsche Logie”. An Account of the Experiences of the British Settlers and Colonists of Natal. 1824-1885

Limited to 1200 copies of which this is No. 1053. According to the Dutch sailors of the 18th century, the Englishmen chose to sojourn at Durban Bluff as it was then generally known, hence the name of the title. “In this account, we will meet the Settlers and Colonists, in many of their difficulties and hard experiences and also in their triumphs in the ‘Old Colonial Days’ of Natal… to achieve success in establishing civilised standards, bringing justice, peace, prosperity and honour to the Colony they loved so well. In doing so they introduced a British way of life and thought to enrich the culture of South Africa.” Some discolouration to the front and rear free end page. Light foxing to prelims and between pages 36/37. Smallish tide mark in the middle of the lower edge but does not affect the text. B&w photographs and illustrations. Dust jacket has large abrasion on rear panel, foxing as well as s tidemark and small stains on the verso.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Erbeutung Und Ausbeutung Sudafrikas

Text is in German. Pages show some age toning. Card Covers show general wear. Ex libris to the inside of front cover.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Esboco Da Carta do Distrito de Quelimane. Eleborado pelo Governador do Distrito.

Language: Portuguese. Translated: Sketch map of Quelimane District. Prepared by the District Governor, Captain Lieutenant of the Navy. Quelimane is a seaport of Mocambique.


Price – $90 (ZAR-950.00)

Estimates of the Expenditure of the Colony of the Cape of Good Hope for the Year 1867

57pp, some uncut. Bound with cotton thread, has remains of white stickers on 2 pages, a reference number and a pencil annotation on front cover.

Price – $17 (ZAR-180)

Europa en die Tweede Vryheidsoorlog 1899-1902

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Europe’s Discovery of South Africa

Published circa 1935.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

F. W. de Klerk : The Man in His Time

Signed by F. W. de Klerk. With numerous black and white and colour photographs.

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Familia Roome in Suid-Afrika.

“The first ancestor of the Roome family in South Africa was born in King’s Lynn, England. Besides being a prominent and wealthy man, he was a ship’s captain and participated in the trade between the West and East Indies. He settled in South Africa with his wife and three children in 1834.” Previous owner’s details on ffep. Afrikaans / English text. Genealogy publication No. 22. Forward in Afrikaans and English by C M Bakkes. Includes 27 black and white photographs.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Farming Opportunities in the Union of South Africa

Black and white photographs inside. Binding loose and torn from the spine. Library stamps in fep. Library stickers in back-end-papers.

Faults and Dykes – A Geological Study of the Witwatersrand

With diagrams and fold out maps. 298 pp. Wear to spine and edges. Corners bumped. Ink blot marks on front cover. Previous owner’s inscription on front free end paper. Small bookseller’s sticker on title page. Otherwise pages clean and binding sound.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Felsbilder in Südafrika, Teil 1: Die Gravierungen auf Klipfontein, Kapprovinz

A German book about the rock art of the Cape Province. Includes black and white plates.




Price – $78.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Field Guide to the Eastern & Southern Cape Coasts

Hundreds of line drawings spread over 560 pages. Also 50 colour plates and numerous b&w photos. An invaluable reference for anyone interested in this coastal region.

Price – $16.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Fire, Flood and Ice. Search and Rescue Missions of the South African Air Force.

A collection of stories exemplifying the bravery, dedication, skill and daring of the SAAF aircrews in their heartwarming, humanitarian endeavours.

Price – $65.00 (ZAR-900.00)

First City/Cape Town Highlanders in the Italian Campaign; A Short History; 1943 – 1945

With numerous illustrations by Sgt. A. G. McRae, and a map to back pastedown.

Price – $95.00 (ZAR-950.00)

First Ladies of the Cape

Undated edition. 8 short biographic sketches of wives of some of the governors of the Cape. Name “Greenlands” appears in ink on the rear cover. A delight to read.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-100.00)

First New Zealanders to the Boer War 1899

History of the First Contingent of New Zealand Mounted Rifles in the Boer War 1899-1902, followed by a description of each member. Bookplate on verso of front cover. Addenda pasted on rear cover.

Price – $95.00 (ZAR-950.00)

First New Zealanders to the Boer War 1899

History of the First Contingent of New Zealand Mounted Rifles in the Boer War 1899 – 1902, followed by a description of each member. With numerous black and white illustrations.




Price – $95.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Fishermen of the Cape

An illustrated depiction of the life of the fisherman of the Cape. Light foxing to the top, fore- and lower page edges.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Five Famous Pictures of the Victoria Falls with verse from “Poems of a South African”

5 black and white reproductions of paintings of the falls by E.J. Holder.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Five Miles From Town. The Story of the Olympic Sports Club 1904 – 1967

This copy No. 70 of a Limited de luxe Edition. Includes a number of b&w photographs and illustrations. Silver device and the letters J.D.L. on front cover. Gilt lettering on red leather inlay on spine. Ghosting to end papers with foxing to prelims. Foxing to top, fore- and lower page edges.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Floods and Gales in Cape Colony

Large b/w illustrated pamphlet with accounts of the storm which struck the Cape Colony, especially Malmesbury in September, 1905. Paper wraps with some fraying to the edges and thread loosed from binding. Japanese tissue repairs to some leaves evident. Light insect damage and foxing throughout. Inscription in ink to front wrap. Good overall.

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-1200.00)