The Ashanti: A Proud People

An anthropological study of the Ashanti. With b/w illustrations. Bound in green, cloth covered boards with gilt titles and white cataloguing information to spine, the latter crossed out in black ink. Boards generally scuffed and soiled. Ex library copy with various rubber and blindstamps throughout. Some biographical information and jacket flap pasted to f.f.e.p. Library slip mount and slip to rear paste down. Overall a VG copy.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-120.00)

The Bantu-Speaking Peoples of Southern Africa.

Maroon boards with edge-wear and scuff marks. Foxing to top edge. Browning to verso top edge of dust jacket with minor edge-wear. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $23.00 (ZAR-250.00)

The Basutos: The Mountaineers & Their Country Vol 1

Being a narrative of events relating to the tribe from its formation early in the nineteenth century to the present day (1909). Volume 1 only. Bound in brown cloth boards with gilt device on front board and gilt lettering to spine. Light scattered foxing to leaves and edges. Top edge gilt. Numerous b/w illustrations throughout. Facsimile fold out map to rear. Previous owner’s ex libris bookplate on front paste down. Foxed throughout.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-650.00)

The Chatto and Windus Robins Series Vol I-VIII

6 Titles in 8 volumes dealing with the early and colonial era histories of the Zambian region. All vols dustwraps, with tears and chips and bound in blue cloth boards with gilt titles to spines. Light, scattered foxing through all vols. Multiple fold out maps and illustrations.

Price – $140.00 (ZAR-1600.00)

The Ila-Speaking Peoples of Northern Rhodesia – In 2 Volumes

Bound in green cloth boards with gilt titles to spines. Boards and spines are age worn, rubbed and vol 1 with white stains to front board. With multiple b/w illustrations throughout both vols. Endpapers browned, edges uncut.


Price – $165.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

The Indentured Indian in Natal (1860-1917)

a vivid description of the history of Indian South Africans and how they came as indentured labour to the British Colony of Natal between 1860 and 1911.


Price – $35.00 (ZAR-360.00)

The Lake Regions of Central Africa: A Picture of Exploration: Vol 1

A combined ethnographic/geographic travel narrative of the author’s journey. Volume 1 of 2 only. Bound in green cloth covered boards with gilt titles and crossed out cataloguing information to spine. Boards faded with minor scuffing Ex library copy with stamps to front endpapers, title page, p 100 and rear paste-down, the latter also containing cataloguing information in ink and library slip mount. Edges yellowed, else a VG copy.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-120.00)

The Medieval History of the Coast of Tanganyika.

Includes special reference to recent archaeological discoveries. Well bound in printed card wraps with some wear and tear. Maps and genealogical chart in pocket at the back.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-600.00)

The Rock Paintings of the Upper Brandberg. Parts 2 – 6 in 9 vols. Lacking part 1. (2 vols)

An unused set consisting of 9 volumes as follows: Part II, Hungorob Gorge, tome 1&2.
Part III, Southern Gorges.
Part IV, Umuaband Keroab Gorges, tome 1&2.
Part V, Naib Gorge (A) and the North West, tome 1&2.
Part IV, Naib (B), Circus and Dom Gorges, tome 1&2. All second tomes containing the loose places are still in shrink wrap plastic and are unused. Published from 1993 to 2006

Price – $1200.00 (ZAR-16000.00)

The Stone Age Cultures of Northern Rhodesia

With particular reference to the cultural and climactic succession in the upper Zambezi valley and its tributaries. Illustrated in black and white.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-450.00)

The Stone Age Cultures of Northern Rhodesia

‘With particular reference to the cultural and climactic succession in the upper Zambezi valley and its tributaries’ Illustrated throughout in b/w and with a fold out map. Bound in cloth covered boards, sunning to spine and spotting to leaf edges. Maps of the region to free endpapers. Some light foxing to text, but good overall.

Price – $29.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Toponymica Hottentotica 1 A-G en B A-Z

Book dealing with Khoekhoe place names. Text in Afrikaans. Naamkundereeks No. 6 en 10.

Price – $95.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Viva l’Italia!

A catalogue of photographs with text, tracing the history of a group of Waldesians from Piedmont, Italy and how they settled in Cape Town in 1689. Previous owner’s name inked to the inside of front cover. Published date is unknown.




Price – $130.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

Zuid-Afrika’s Eerste Openbare Verzamling op het Gebied van Kunst en Etnologie 1764-1821

Text: Mainly Dutch with a summary in English. treatises by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences and Literature. New Series: Part 75. No. 3. Donors: Von Dessin, James Cook and James King. 32 b/w photographs and illustrations.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-120.00)

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