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)