1899: The Long March Home.

A little-known incident involving the safe passage of 7000 Zulus back to their home in Zululand (Natal) by John S Marwick. Mild foxing to the verso of the rear cover. Ex Libris stamp on title page. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-140.00)

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)

3 Albumen Prints from the Anglo-Boer War

An album page containing 2 photographs taken at the Refugee Camp at De Jagersdrift. ‘…a depressing little camp guarding the main crossing point of the Buffalo River astride the Natal-Transvaal Frontier.’ (Packenham). The third image is of an unidentified man (possibly Buller) arriving at a train station with a number of children in attendance.

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-800.00)

American Sympathy in the Boer War.

Includes a few b&w photographs. Forward page has a few tears at the staples. Circa 1934

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-800.00)

Artists & Illustrators of the Anglo-Boer War

An extensive and thorough look at the mass of pictorial comment produced during the Anglo-Boer War. 200 colour and 250 black and white pictures cover the widest possible range of artists and media and give a fascinating perspective of the War.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Boer War Episodes

Three volumes written during the Boer War combined into one book. A collection of the author’s records of the Campaign in Western Transvaal and elsewhere, much of it written in Klerksdorp whilst “practically in a state of siege”.

Price – $400.00 (ZAR-4500.00)

Catalogue of Commemorative Medals and Plaques of South African Interest in the Africana Museum.

A staple-bound typed publication by the City of Johannesburg, Africana Museum. Includes a photocopied article on the Finnish warriors in the South African Boer War.

Price – $13.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Ceylon En De Bannelingen

Text is clean and clear with black and white photographs throughout. Previous owner’s name inked to the front fep.

Price – $55.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Ceylon En De Bannelingen

Text is clean and clear with black and white photographs throughout. Previous owner’s name inked to the front fep.

Price – $55.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Dagboek van H.C. Bredell 1900 – 1904

“Manie Bredell, president Kruger se lyfwag en laaste private sekretaris, lê in sy Dagboek grepe uit die ou President se ballingskap in Europa vas.”
Previous owner’s bookplate to the fep.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

De Kolonist van Zuid-Afrika

An illustrated, Dutch story from the Anglo-Boer war.

Price – $26.00 (ZAR-280.00)

De Zuid-Afrikaansche Oorlog. Historisch Gedenkboek

Language: Dutch. Translated: The South African War. Historical Memorial Book. Dedication Page (English translation): To the State President of the South African Republic, the noble Lord S J P Kruger, the tireless fighter for freedom and justice, this work is respectfully dedicated by writer and publisher. Photogravure portrait of Paul Kruger with embossed at frontispiece. Includes a fold-out map of the Republic, the Orange Free State, Natal and the Cape Colony. Profusely illustrated with photos, engravings, drawings and maps. Covers show signs of use with some scratches. Pages and edges slightly discoloured. No published date. c.1900.

Price – $130.00 (ZAR-1400.00)

Der Freiheitskampf der Buren

2 Volumes bound in one. Illustrated throughout and with large fold out map to rear. Text in German set in Gothic script.

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-800.00)

Der Kampf zwischen Bur und Brite (Der Dreijahrige Krieg)

A gift from Ambassador Kurt von Schirnding to Dr Carel De Wet – grandson of General de Wet and former nationalist minister and ambassador to London. Letter of thanks from De Wet to von Schirnding enclosed. Numerous b/w illustrations. Text in German, set in Gothic script.



Price – $150.00 (ZAR-1600.00)

Die Buren und der Südafrikanische Krieg

An account of South Africa, of the character and life of the Boers, the history of their republics and their struggles to make peace. Text in German, set in Gothic script. Multiple colour illustrations, engravings and fold out map.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Die Franse Kolonel : Villebois-Mareuil, Vegter vir die Boere 1899-1900

Ex libris facing the title page.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-320.00)

Een Eeuw van Onrecht

South African edition circa 1917. Bound in a later blue leather binding preserving the original wraps. Repairs and reinforcement to the original wraps with Japanese tissue.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Engelsche Hazenmarsch

Sheet music for piano, illustration to front wrap – additional sheet of music included ‘Transvaalsch Vrijheidslied’.

Price – $43.00 (ZAR-480.00)

Europa en die Tweede Vryheidsoorlog 1899-1902

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-280.00)

First New Zealanders to the Boer War 1899

History of the First Contingent of New Zealand Mounted Rifles in the Boer War 1899-1902, followed by a description of each member. Bookplate on verso of front cover. Addenda pasted on rear cover.

Price – $95.00 (ZAR-950.00)

First New Zealanders to the Boer War 1899

History of the First Contingent of New Zealand Mounted Rifles in the Boer War 1899 – 1902, followed by a description of each member. With numerous black and white illustrations.




Price – $95.00 (ZAR-950.00)

From Dolly Gray to Sarie Marais. The Boer War in Popular Memory.

“Like most modern wars, the conflict between the Boers and British between 1880 and 1902 has spawned its own brand of escapist fiction.”

Price – $24.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Gedenkschriften van Paul Kruger gedikteerd aan H C Bredell en Piet Grobler.

Authorised Dutch publication. Bookplate on front free end page. Portrait of Paul Kruger as frontispiece.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Gedenkschriften van Paul Kruger gedikteerd aan H C Bredell en Piet Grobler.

Authorised Dutch publication. Bookplate on front free end page. Portrait of Paul Kruger as frontispiece.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

General Botha

A biography of General Louis Botha with frontispiece portrait and four maps. Maroon cloth boards with slightly faded gilt titles to spine. Fore and bottom edges uncut and all edges spotted and browned. Minor, scattered foxing to the leaves but overall a very good copy. Previous owner’s bookplate to front paste-down.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-280.00)