A Bouquet of Wild Flowers

12 colour plates. Foxing throughout, particularly on the white pages.

Price – $28 (ZAR-330)

A Cape Country Chronicle

A Cape Country Chronicle

A Cape Country Chronicle

A Celebration of Flowers

Two hundred years of Curtis’s Botanical Magazine

A Second Book of South African Flowers

Issued under the Auspices of The Wild Flower Protection Society. Numerous black and white and colour plates throughout. Foxing to the back and front endpapers and flyleaves. Previous owner’s name in ink to the front paste-down. Boards show some wear. DW shows wear and chipping with minor losses to the corners and top and bottom of spine area.

An Approach to Botanical Painting in Watercolour

Background, painting techniques and examples of work. 183pp.


Price – $22 (ZAR-250)

An Introduction to the South African Orchids

Deluxe edition of this commemorative volume designed to mark the centenary of the inception of the Bolus Herbarium. Illustrated with full page, full colour photographic plates and b/w sketches. Scattered foxing throughout the leaves and to the leaf edges. In protective slip case.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Argitektoniese Skoonheid in Kaapstad Se Kompanjiestuin 1777-1805. With a Summary in English

‘With a summary in English’. An interesting and scarce account of the Company Gardens and their development. With many black and white illustrations and photographs. Boards are covered with clear, protective plastic and with clear tape to the endpapers.

Argitektoniese Skoonheid in Kaapstad Se Kompanjiestuin 1777-1805. With a Summary in English

‘With a summary in English’. An interesting and scarce account of the Company Gardens and their development. With many black and white illustrations and photographs. Previous owner’s name in ink to the verso of front fep.

Bagatelle Et Ses Jardins

No published date, though probably published early 20th century. Text in French. Text is still clear with some age toning. Contains numerous black and white plates.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Beautiful Gardens of South Africa

Full-Colour photographic illustrations of various gardens throughout South Africa. DW shows only minor bends along the edges.

Birds of South Africa

A comprehensive guide to the various bird species of South Africa: their nature, their habitats, their diets etc. Includes colour plates and black and white illustrations. No.24 of 300 subscribers’ editions.




Price – $80.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Blomplante van Suid-Kaapland

Descriptive and colour illustrated guide to over 760 flowering plants of the Southern Cape. Laminated pictorial paper boards. Sunning to boards and spine, spine also chipped at head. Minor browning to prelims. Endpaper maps.

Price – $18.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Bome & Struike Van Die Witwatersrand, Magaliesberg En Pilanesberg

Bulbous Plants of Southern Africa: a Guide to Their Cultivation and Propagation

Comes with a firm and intact illustrated slipcase.

Bulletin No. 4, October 1976

Bundeling

No published date. Ink inscription to the half title. Full colour plates throughout. Boards show slight wear.





Price – $110.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Cape Peninsula: South African Wild Flower Guide 3

94 Colour plates illustrate over 800 plants of the Cape Peninsula – trees, shrubs and flowers from vlei, veld, sand dune and mountainside. 3rd, revised edition, bound in laminated, pictorial card wraps. Endpaper maps and ruler for measuring plants. Edges lightly soiled, wraps browned. Ink inscription to verso of front wrap. A good reading copy.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Cape Peninsula: South African Wild Flower Guide 3

94 Colour plates illustrate over 800 plants of the Cape Peninsula – trees, shrubs and flowers from vlei, veld, sand dune and mountainside. 3rd, revised edition, bound in laminated, pictorial card wraps. Endpaper maps and ruler for measuring plants. Edges lightly soiled, wraps browned. A good reading copy.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Contemporary Botanical Artists

The Shirley Sherwood collection, book signed by Sherwood. Full colour, 240pp.

Price – $13 (ZAR-160)

Cycads of South Africa

Volume covering all 29 of the South African species, with b/w pen and ink and pencil drawings and full colour plates. Bound in green paper covered boards with white titles to spine. DW slightly frayed around the edges, price label to rear panel and light foxing to verso. Text clear and bright, with light spotting and browning to leaf edges. Some creases to leaf corners and light foxing to prelims.

Price – $85.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Das Kapland

“Insonderheit das Reich der Kapflora, das Waldgebiet und die Karroo”. With numerous illustrations.

Die Stapelieae van Suidelike Afrika / The Stapelieae of Southern Africa

Largely pictorial volume with b/w and some colour illustrations. Issued w/o dust juacket, bound in brown cloth with gilt titles to spine and gilt device to top board. Slight scuffing to boards and spotting to top edge. Endpapers lightly browned. A very good copy.


Price – $120.00 (ZAR-1300.00)

Durban and Coast Horticultural Society Presents Natal Coast Gardening with Special Reference to Tropical and Sub-Tropical Plants

Shelf wear to top and bottom of spine with corners bumped.

English Botany

English Botany or coloured figures of British Plants with their essential characters , synonyms and places of growth. Front cover detached and spine missing. Bookplate to endpaper. Well illustrated.

Ericas in Southern Africa

Comprehensive guide to this plant species in Southern Africa. Illustrated in full colour by numerous artists. With fold out map. Edges spotted and browned, DW price clipped, inscription to f.f.e.p. A very good reading copy.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-380.00)