The Rt. Hon. Godfrey Martin Huggins, First Viscount Malvern of Rhodesia and Bexley. His Life and Work

No. 378 of 1000 copies. 51pp, Very slight wear to the top edge of the dw.

The South African Sporting Encyclopaedia and Who’s Who

First edition illustrated in b/w. Bound in olive green cloth covered boards with black titles to front board and spine. Boards are stained with damage to corners. Small nick in spine. Binding thread has come loose at Pg 184. Pgs 429 and 463 have bent corners. Soundly bound if a little cocked.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-280.00)

The South African Sporting Encyclopaedia and Who’s Who

First edition illustrated in b/w. Bound in olive green cloth covered boards with black titles to front board and spine. Covered with clear plastic and attached with adhesive tape to front and rear paste downs. A good copy.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-250.00)

The Story of Rhodesia Told in a Series of Historical Pictures Exhibited at the Empire Exhibition Johannesburg 1936-1937

Historical catalogue and souvenir of Rhodesia Empire Exhibition, Johannesburg 1936-37. Pictorial card wraps, frayed at edges and slightly soiled. Tide mark to upper corner reaching over both wraps. Light foxing to leaves. A good copy overall.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Thomas Bowler of the Cape of Good Hope

Title page

Title page

Uit die Dagboek van ‘n Wildbewaarder

First edition of the author’s autobiography whilst a game ranger in South West Africa.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-270.00)

Van Riga tot Drakenstein.

Language: Afrikaans. Die Verhaal van Eduardt Christian Haumann en sy Nasate. Black/white photographs. Previous owner’s name on ffep.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

W W Cassels. First Bishop in Western China.

ex-Evangelical library copy with usual date sheet and stamps. Includes portraits, illustrations and fold out map. Foxing throughout with browning to prelims.

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Who’s Who 1963

An annual biographical dictionary with which is incorporated ‘Men and Women of the Year’

Price – $18.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Who’s Who of Rhodesia, Mauritius, Central and East Africa – 1964

Supplement to the Who’s Who of South Africa, 1964. Some photographs of individuals.

Price – $33 (ZAR-360)

Wilhelm Heinrich Immanuel Bleek: A Bio-Bibliographical Sketch

Publication marking the centenary of Bleek’s appointment as curator of the Sir George Grey collection in the Public Library, Cape Town. Contains various bibliographic extracts and biographical sketches. Illustrated in b/w. Bound in quarter cloth over marbled paper covered boards with title label pasted to front board. Light spotting to prelims.

Price – $68.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Wilhelm Heinrich Immanuel Bleek.

A bio-bibliograhical sketch. Some discolouration to top edges of pages. Light scuffing to board edges. Title label pasted on front board. Quarter covered cloth over marbled paper.

Price – $68.00 (ZAR-750.00)

William Cotton Oswell: Hunter and Explorer – 2 Volumes

A biography of Oswell, complete in two volumes. Bound in red cloth boards with lettering and minor paint flecks to spines, which are sunned. The top board of Vol I is damp stained together with the prelims up to the title page. Both volumes slightly cockled and lightly foxed throughout. B/w Illustrations throughout these good to fair copies.

Price – $140.00 (ZAR-1600.00)

Woman Pilot

The author gained her ‘A’ licence when she was seventeen. Arriving in England from South Africa the author was still in training when the war broke out. The Civil Aviation authorities decided to only employ male pilots and so refused her services. She then joined the A.T.A. in the all-women’s Ferry Pool and after the war received the King’s Commendation for having ferried more aircraft than any other pilot, man or woman.

Price – $110 (ZAR-980)

Women of South Africa

A historical, educational & industrial encyclopaedia & social directory of the women of the sub-continent.

Price – $365.00 (ZAR-3500.00)

Worthwhile Journey. The Autobiography of Tromp van Diggelen. With a Foreword by Grantly Dick Read.

Inscribed by the author on the title page. Text is clear but shows varying degrees of foxing throughout. Several black-and-white photographs. Boards show general wear and a small closed tear to the cloth covered spine.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-350.00)