First City/Cape Town Highlanders in the Italian Campaign; A Short History; 1943 – 1945

With numerous illustrations by Sgt. A. G. McRae, and a map to back pastedown.

Price – $95.00 (ZAR-950.00)

From the Land of the Zulu Kings.

De Luxe edition limited to 2000 copies of which this book is numbered 1866. This book concentrates mainly on the conflicts that transpired, the struggles for survival and the efforts to bring peace to a troubled land. It is in the form of a guide to many places of interest with the use of maps, photographs and illustrations.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

From the Land of the Zulu Kings.

De Luxe edition limited to 2000 copies of which this book is numbered 1308. This book concentrates mainly on the conflicts that transpired, the struggles for survival and the efforts to bring peace to a troubled land. It is in the form of a guide to many places of interest with the use of maps, photographs and illustrations. Includes loose Errata page.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Gebeurtenisse Uit Di Kaffer-Oorloge Fan 1834, 1835, 1846, 1850 to 1853

Facsimile reprint with frontis portrait and title page illustrations. Limited to 750 copies, of which this is 207. Text in early Afrikaans.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-320.00)

Gebeurtenisse Uit Di Kaffer-Oorloge Fan 1834, 1835, 1846, 1850 tot 1853

Select description of events of the South African Frontier Wars between 1834 and 1853. Facsimile reprint, limited to 750 copies, 50 bound in full leather, of which this is No 23. Leather is chipped at the spine. Gilt lettering to front board and spine. Text in early Afrikaans. With frontispiece and decorative, illustrated title page.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Hard Aground. Memorable Western Cape Shipwrecks.

Signed by the author dated 11.11.08. A sequel to Forgotten Shipwrecks of the Western Cape, this book adds a further thirty shipwrecks which have largely remained forgotten or untold. Seafaring history of intrigue, unsung heroes and man’s determination and ability to rescue those who would otherwise have perished.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Historic Tableaux on Tiles / Historiese Tablo’s op Teëls

Souvenir album, produced by the South African Air Force, depicting scenes from the Anglo-Boer war on tile tableaux . Parallel English and Afrikaans text with full colour plates.

Price – $20 (ZAR-200)

Historic Tableaux on Tiles / Historiese Tablo’s op Teëls

Souvenir album, produced by the South African Air Force, depicting scenes from the Anglo-Boer war on tile tableaux . Parallel English and Afrikaans text with full colour plates.

Price – $20,00 (ZAR-200,00)

Historical Simon’s Town

Vignettes, reminiscences and illustrations of the harbour and community from the days of the VOC and the Royal Navy with notes on administrators, personalities, old buildings, navigation and shipwrecks.

Price – $78.00 (ZAR-850.00)

History of the Canadian Pacific Line

No dust jacket. Blue cloth covers, discoloured in places to a shade of tan, worn at top of spine. No publication date supplied, possibly late 1920s.

History of the Captivity of Napoleon at St. Helena. 4 Vols.

The author was Napoleon’s Companion in exile and testamentary executor.

Price – $420.00 (ZAR-3500.00)

History of the French Revolution and of the Wars Produced by that Memorable Event; From the Commencement of Hostilities in 1792, to the Second Restoration of Louis XVIII.

Continuation of title: “…and the Deportation of Napoleon Buonaparte to the Island of St. Helena, including a complete Account of the War Between Great Britain and America; and the Memorable Battle of Waterloo, to which are appended Biographical Sketches of the Heroes of Waterloo, and Other Distinguished Public Characters. Volume II (of II) only.” With 31 full page engraved plates and 2 hand coloured maps.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-800.00)

Honour the Light Brigade

“A record of the services of officers, non-commissioned officers and men of the five light cavalry regiments, which made up the Light Brigade at Balaclava on Oct 25th 1854 and saw service in the Crimea from September 1854 to the end of the War.” Some black and white plates to rear.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Hostilities Only

A survivor’s account of the sinking of the Cornwall and the Dorsetshire. Text clean and binding firm. Gift tag with inscription pasted to front fep. Apparent front panel of dw pasted to front fep. Bookplate of William Jardine pasted to front endpaper. Spi

How to Go Collecting Model Soldiers

DW has faded spine with tear to back hinge.

Hunlikely

Pictorial hard cover with red linen spine. Binding slightly shaken with browning to boards and some foxing on pages. This is a second impression, same year as the first.

Invasion of the Crimea : Its Origin, and an Account of its Progress Down to the Death of Lord Raglan. Volume II.

Volume II only. Ex libris to the front paste down. Text is clear, but with some slight age toning. Several plans and illustrations throughout the map, including to fold-outs to the rear : First Plan of the Battle of the Alma, and Second Plan of the Battle of the Alma.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Jacob van Reenen and the Grosvenor Expedition of 1790-1791

Part of a study into the search and rescue of any survivors of the Grosvenor disaster during 1790-1. Well bound, neat book. Inscribed on FEPs to “G B Minnaar from mom” with additional signature R V du Toit. and bookseller’s stamp. Two intact fold-out maps. Contains Dutch text with English translation. General wear and tear with marks to DW.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-340.00)

Jambo Effendi

A description of 7 years with The King’s African Rifles. Illustrated.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-400.00)

Jardine, Matheson & Company … an historical sketch

‘Being an account to show the circumstances in which the Company came into being and how it was consolidated over the last century’.




Price – $26.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Journal of the South African Muzzle Loaders Association. Vol.2 No.1.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Kong Friderich den Femtes Soe Krigs Artikels Brev.

War articles of King Frederich V of Denmark containing an appendix with shooting rules.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Krieg und Frieden im Hererolande: Aufzeichnungen aus dem Kriegsjahre 1904

Bound in brown cloth boards with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Title page inscribed by the Count of Stillfried und Rattonitz, 1906. Illustrated in b/w. Text in German, set in Gothic script. Some scuffing to the boards and light browning to the leaves. Corners lightly bumped. Overall VG-Good.


Price – $600.00 (ZAR-6500.00)

Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler

Uniforms, organisation and history. Text in English. With many black and white line drawing and photographic illustrations. Minor wear to head and tail of spine and corners. Clean sound copy.

Price – $110.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Lighthouses of South Africa.

An overview and brief summary of the lighthouses in South Africa and along the Namibia coastlines with details of their history. Colour and b&w photographs. Personal notes from the previous owner on Pages 1, 19. Some light scattered underlining.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-150.00)