De Eerste Annexatie Van De Transvaal

Text is in Dutch. Text is clear with a fold-out map to the back (some random writings in ink to the back of the map)- ‘Kaart van Zuid-Afrika’. Ex-library copy with library stamps and card. Not in original binding.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-180.00)

De Geschiedenis der Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek (Transvaal)

‘Met 30 platen en portretten, benevens een kaartje der Z-A Republiek en hare omgeving’.
Text is in Dutch. Pages are clean but show slight age toning, especially the endpapers. Boards show general wear, some toning and slight soiling.



Price – $53.00 (ZAR-420.00)

De Nichtjes van de Kommandeur

A historic South African tale from the years 1652-1656. This book is part of the Zuid-Afrikaansche Historie Bibiliotheek.

Price – $16.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Der Burenkrieg für Alt und Jung

Story of the Anglo-Boer war, text in German, set in Gothic script. With illustrations, maps and fold out map to rear.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Der Freiheitskampf der Buren

2 Volumes bound in one. Illustrated throughout and with large fold out map to rear. Text in German set in Gothic script.

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-800.00)

Der Kampf zwischen Bur und Brite (Der Dreijahrige Krieg)

A gift from Ambassador Kurt von Schirnding to Dr Carel De Wet – grandson of General de Wet and former nationalist minister and ambassador to London. Letter of thanks from De Wet to von Schirnding enclosed. Numerous b/w illustrations. Text in German, set in Gothic script.



Price – $150.00 (ZAR-1600.00)

Deutsch-Südwest-Afrika: Forschungsreisen durch die deutschen Schutzgebiete Gross-Nama- und Hereroland, nach dem Kunene, dem Ngami-See und der Kalaxari, 1884-1887

Research trips by the German protectorates Gross-Nama and Herero country after the Kunene, the Lake Ngami and the Kalaxari, 1884-1887. With numerous b/w illustrations & hand coloured fold out map to rear.




Price – $420.00 (ZAR-5000.00)

Deutsch-Sudwestafrika.

Volksbucher der Erdkunde. No. 21. Black and white photographs. Some staining. Otherwise general wear and tear.

Price – $19.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Deutsche Frau in Südwest – Den Erlebnissen einer Farmersfrau in Heutigen Afrika Nacherzählt

The experiences of a German farmer’s wife in South West Africa. Illustrated by numerous b/w photographic plates.

Price – $20 (ZAR-220)

Deutsche Kolonialsprachen. Band 1. Die Sprache der Herero in Deutsch Sudwestafrika.

Stamp on feps “presented by the African Society 1934”. A few pages are dog-eared. Some splitting of cloth to the spine.

Price – $65.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Die Aamborstige Klok

This book has usual shelf wear to corners and top and bottom of spine. Binding strong with neat and clear text.

Die Asvaal Ou Karoo En Ander Essays

Pencil marginalia. Atmospheric essays in Afrikaans.

Die Bruin Kokon

Collaboration between coloured graphic artist (Langdown) and poet (Philander), the latter’s poems being based on the images of the former. Bound in redmaroon leather with the authors’ signatures in gilt to front board and gilt tiles to spine. Illustrated in b/w and colour. D/W slightly edgeworn with spotted verso. Limited to 1000 copies of which this is No.324


Price – $75.00 (ZAR-850.00)

Die Buren der Deutsche Bruderstamm in Sudafrika

Ex libris of previous owner to the front paste down. 79pp., with several black and white illustrations.



Price – $30.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Die Buren Und Jamesons Einfall in Transvaal

Leather and cloth binding, with gilt titles, very light rubbing to edges. Good firm copy. Text in German.

Die Dagboek van H. A. L. Hamelberg 1855-1871




Price – $12.00 (ZAR-80.00)

Die Deutsche Expedition in Oost-Afrika, 1861 und 1862. Erganzungsheft Nr. 13. Zusammenstellung der Astronomischen, Hypsometrischen und Meteorologischen Beobachtungen im Ost-Agyptischen Sudan und den Nord-Abessinischen Grenzlanden.

Text in German. Compilation of the astronomical, hypsometrical and meteorological observations in Eastern Egyptian Sudan and the Northern Abyssinian borderlands. Along with a general report from Werner Munzinger on the course and its participation in the German expedition from Massua to Kordofan. Limp card wraps with some loss to corners. Colour lithograph frontispiece, 3 fold-out maps and 1 fold out lithograph of a mountain view at the rear. Foxed and age-toned. Corners dog-eared.



Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Die Deutsche Expedition in Oost-Afrika, 1861 und 1862. Erganzungsheft Nr. 13. Zusammenstellung der Astronomischen, Hypsometrischen und Meteorologischen Beobachtungen im Ost-Agyptischen Sudan und den Nord-Abessinischen Grenzlanden.

Text in German. Compilation of the astronomical, hypsometrical and meteorological observations in Eastern Egyptian Sudan and the Northern Abyssinian borderlands. Along with a general report from Werner Munzinger on the course and its participation in the German expedition from Massua to Kordofan. Limp card wraps with some loss to corners. Colour lithograph frontispiece, 3 fold-out maps and 1 fold out lithograph of a mountain view at the rear. Foxed and age-toned. Corners dog-eared.



Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Die Deutsche Expedition in Ost-Afrika, 1861 und 1862 im Ost-Agyptischen Sudan und den Nord-Abessinischen Grenzlanden.

Text: German. Translated: The German Expedition in East Africa 1861 and 1862 in East-Egyptian Sudan and the North-Western Borderlands. Disclosures from Justus Perthes’ Geographical Institute on Important New Explorations in the Fields of Geography by Dr A Petermann, along with a general report by Werner Munzinger on the course and its participation in the German expedition from Massua to Kordofan, Supplement booklet No. 13. Missing Map 4.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Die Deutsche Expedition in Ost-Afrika, 1861 und 1862 im Ost-Agyptischen Sudan und den Nord-Abessinischen Grenzlanden.

Text: German. Translated: The German Expedition in East Africa 1861 and 1862 in East-Egyptian Sudan and the North-Western Borderlands. Disclosures from Justus Perthes’ Geographical Institute on Important New Explorations in the Fields of Geography by Dr A Petermann, along with a general report by Werner Munzinger on the course and its participation in the German expedition from Massua to Kordofan, Supplement booklet No. 13. Includes 5 maps. 1st map has light foxing.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-400.00)

Die deutschen Diamanten und ihre Gewinnung.Eine erinnerungsschrift zur landesausstellung Windhuk 1914 herausgegeben von den Förderern.

Numerous black & white illustrations, a map and statistics relating to the diamond industry in South West Africa. Stamp and inscription to the half title page. German text in the gothic script.

Price – $250.00 (ZAR-2800.00)

Die Deutschen Kolonien.

Text in German. No published date. (2 volumes) Band 1: Togo – Kamerun – Deutsch-Sudwestafrika. Band 2: Deutsch-Ostafrika – Kaiser-Wilhelmsland und die Inselwelt im Stillen Ozean – Samoa – Kiautschou. 1/4 leather and cloth bound boards with gilded border and emblem on covers. Edge wear to boards and corners. Contents staple-bound. Firm brown card with gilt border and emblem as pastedowns and free end pages. Marks to half title pages. Vol 1 has 126 colour photographic images of natural surroundings – of which 20 are tipped in on thick black card, each protected by a flimsy and 106 images in the text (Vol 2 has 105 images).

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

Die Drie Wit Duiwe.

Text: Afrikaans. Children’s fairytale about 4 brothers meeting a grumpy dwarf who turned 3 of the boys into doves and how they and many other children were rescued by their remaining brother. Large print with black and white illustrations. Price – $10.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Die Familie Krige – Herkoms en Genealogie

Text in Afrikaans. Numerous black and white photographs of members of the family. Slight wear to corners and edges of covers. Minor foxing to front endpapers. Otherwise clean and sound. Price – $75.00 (ZAR-700.00)

Die Franse Kolonel : Villebois-Mareuil, Vegter vir die Boere 1899-1900

Ex libris facing the title page.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-320.00)