18 Jahre in Sudafrika

“Erlebnisse und Anbenteur eines Schweden im Goldlande” In German. 355pp, with plates.

Price – $45 (ZAR-500)

18 Jahre in Sudafrika

“Erlebnisse und Anbenteur eines Schweden im Goldlande” In German. 355pp, with plates.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-450.00)

18 Jahre in Sudafrika

“Erlebnisse und Anbenteur eines Schweden im Goldlande” In German. 355pp, with plates.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-450.00)

23 Jahre Sturm und Sonneschein in Sudafrika

Autobiographical account of the author’s time in South Africa, where he formed a Boer Commando and was wounded in the battle of Elandslaagte in the Anglo-Boer war. Illustrated throughout in b/w. Includes fold out maps. Text in German set in Gothic script.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-900.00)

A Bibliography of Alfred Edward Housman

Ex-Library.

A Select Bibliography of Medical Biography

A selective bibliographic listing of 19th & 20th century medical biographies.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-120.00)

A Thorn Bush that Grows in the Path

Monograph on the missionary career of Ann Hamilton 1815-1823. Some black and white illustrations.

Price – $55.00 (ZAR-550.00)

A Young South African

Reprint No 64 in the series. The published letters of öne of them ost distinguished burghers of the Transvaal Republic”. 205pp with general index and an index of personal names.


Price – $22.00 (ZAR-230.00)

African Hunter

Hunting and travel autobiography of the second cousin and once husband of Karen Blixen. Inscription to front paste down by William Vernon Bretsford, district commissioner Chimali Tanganyika, prolific writer on East Africa and Rhodesia. His compiled papers are held in the Yale University Library.
Bound in yellow cloth boards with black titles to spine. With 26 half tone illustrations. Some foxing and browning, especially to earlier and later leaves and edges. Boards with some marks, corners lightly bumped. Head and foot of spine with small nicks. Else a Good to Very Good copy.


Price – $450.00 (ZAR-5500.00)

African Incidents : Personal Experiences in Egypt and Unyoro.

‘With Portrait, Maps and Illustrations’. Pencil notes and previous owner’s name written in ink to ffep. Tape repairs to front hinge. Tape repairs to large closed tear to the title page. Pages are untrimmed. Boards show general wear.




Price – $100.00 (ZAR-980.00)

African Nature Notes and Reminiscences

Limited edition number 1713 of 2112 copies, a facsimile reprint in the Heritage Series. 356pp, with illustrations by E. Caldwell.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

African Saga

Ricciardi, a famous photographer and author of Vanishing Africa, writes one of the strangest stories of her life growing up on the shores of Lake Naivasha in Kenya. With numerous black and white photographs.

Price – $33.00 (ZAR-330.00)

African Zoo Man

Biography of Raymond Hook, illustrated in b/w – with maps.

Price – $18 (ZAR-120)

Aggrey of Africa

“A Study in Black and White”. The life and travels of Aggrey, a teacher, an interpreter on Scott’s expedition to Ashanti, a professor in the USA amongst other things.
Ink inscription on front free endpaper from Healdtown.




Price – $26.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Albert Schweitzer – The Man and His Mind

Albert Schweitzer - The Man and His Mind

Albert Schweitzer - The Man and His Mind

Signed and inscribed photograph

Signed and inscribed photograph

An Editor Looks Back: South Africa and Other Memories 1883 – 1946

Autobiography of George A.L. Green, father of Lawrence Green. With an introduction by Jan C. Smuts. Bound in blue cloth covered boards with black titles to spine. Edges spotted and edpapers browned; small chips to head of DW spine.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Anton Anreith: Africa’s First Sculptor

A brief biography followed by a section of b/w photographic illustrations of the artist’s work. Bound in brown cloth covered boards with gilt device to front board and gilt lettering to spine. Ink scrawls of S.A Rochlin and A.A. Balkema to f.f.e.p. Dustwrap creased and rear panel somewhat soiled. Edition limited to 405 copies of which this is No. 405.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-420.00)

Anton Anreith: Africa’s First Sculptor “Less Permanent than Bronze”

An “attempt to fill the gaps” in the literature about the artist. Illustrated in b/w with a dedicated rear section of plates. Limited to 1000 copies of which this is No. 444. Bound in brown cloth, with gilt titles to spine and gilt device to front board. Previous owner’s bookplate to front paste-down and ink scrawl to f.f.e.p.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Art and Artists of South Africa

An illustrated biographical dictionary and historical survey of painters & graphic artists since 1875.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Barbara Tyrrell: Her African Quest

Autobiography of the artist. Illustrated with line and pencil drawings throughout.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-320.00)

Better than they knew

Two volumes. 239 and 214pp. “The personal stories of individuals (South Africans) who have made a mark in their own sphere”. published in 1972 and 1974.

Price – $27.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Between Woodbush and Wolkberg – Googoo Thompson’s Story.

Googoo Thompson’s memoirs of her particular corner of the Limpopo Province.




Price – $19.00 (ZAR-170.00)

Bishop for the Hottentots: African Memories 1882-1909

Memoir of a catholic bishop in Namibia.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-160.00)

Bloomie – Memoirs of the Twenties

Bloomie - Memoirs of the Twenties

Bloomie - Memoirs of the Twenties

Books and Bidders, the Adventures of a Bibliophile

Ink inscription to the front fep. Numerous black and white illustrations throughout. Boards show slight general wear. DW shows some wear, slight age toning, scuffing and tape repairs to the inside.