They Called Him Champ, The story of Champ Segal and his fabulous era

Signed by author. Shelf wear to top and bottom of spine and boards.

Thomas Bowler of the Cape of Good Hope

Title page

Title page

Thomas Francois Burgers Staatspresident 1872-1877

Clean, clear text. Boards show little wear. DW shows wear, scuffing and some insect damage.

Twenty Years on the Pacific Slope, Letters of Henry Eno from California and Nevada, 1848-1871

Inscribed by editor. Shelf wear to top an bottom of dw.

Two Great Scotsmen, the brothers William and John Hunter

A sketch of the lives of the Hunter brothers, who made a considerable contribution to the fields of science and medicine. This volume was published in commemoration of the centenary of the younger brother.





Price – $28.00 (ZAR-180.00)

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)

Wanderings and Memories.

The author’s travels and hunting throughout Scotland, Africa, Iceland and Norway. Red cloth boards with black writing on spine. Minor edge-wear to corners with rounded spine edges. ‘Ex Libris’ label of previous owner tipped in on front paste-down. Includes 4 collotype plates and 11 illustrations (protected by flimsies). Page edges foxed with scattered foxing throughout contents. Binding firm and intact.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-440.00)

Wenn es Krieg gibt, gehen wir in die Wüste

Wenn es Krieg gibt, gehen wir in die Wuste

Wenn es Krieg gibt, gehen wir in die Wuste

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)

Who’s Who of Southern Africa 1963

Illustrated, biogrpahical sketch book of personalities in South Africa, Rhodesia/Nyasaland, Central and East Africa. With supplement list from the Institute of Directors of Members in South Africa as at 1st October 1974.

Price – $23 (ZAR-250)

Wie is Wie in ons Sendingvelde? Mashonaland en Betsjoeanaland

A who’s who biography of Dutch Reformed Church missionaries in Mashonaland and Bechuanaland (Northern Zimbabwe & Botswana) around 1952. With small, b/w portrait illustrations. Bound in blue cloth covered boards with black titles to front board and spine. Browning to endpapers, rear free endpaper missing. Overall good – VG. DW good-fair, with some insect damage.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-180.00)

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)

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)

Year Book and Guide – The Rhodesias and Nyasaland with Biographies 1944 – 45

574pp. Rebound but with the original front and back covers. Part of the spine has been attached to the new cover. Browned throughout on page edges and with some foxing. Also has a section on the British Empire.




Price – $48.00 (ZAR-480.00)

You Might As Well Live, The Life and Times of Dorothy Parker

Previous owner’s name to the front fep. DW shows wear, various tears and minor losses. Front jacket flap is price clipped. Boards show little wear. Text is clean and clear.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-120.00)