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.

I Was Chaplain on the Franklin

No dust jacket. Brown cloth covers in good condition. Ex-library copy with usual stamps and markings.

Images of War

Detailed black and white illustrations. Dust-jacket some edge-wear. Boards show very little wear. Stamp to front fep. Some soiling to half title and title pages.

In Danger’s Hour

No dust jacket. Red cloth covers, with minor staining and displaying discolouration, especially on the spine. An account of the Merchant Navy in the Second World War.

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)

Jane’s Fighting Ships, 1944-45 (corrected to April, 1946)

No dust jacket. Blue cloth covers in firm condition displaying edge wear and minor staining, with a sunned edge worn spine. No publication date indicated, presumably 1946.

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)

Jungle, Jungle, Little Chindit

The British Army in Burma – WWII, a humorous view of the tactics of long range penetration, with cartoon illustrations.97pp.Endpages are maps of the area of operations.




Price – $38.00 (ZAR-360.00)

Kommunisme in Afrika

Some colour fading of cover on spine.

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)

Like the Wind: The Story of the South African Army

Text is clean and clear. Black and white and colour plates throughout. Boards show very slight wear to the corners and edges of spine. DW shows slight edge wear.

Like the Wind: The Story of the South African Army

An illustrated history of the South African armed forces.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Lithuania Past & Present.

Brown cloth covered boards with general wear and tear to spine. Shaken.
Some shelf rubbing. Discolouration to top area of front cover and first free page. Ex library copy with date sheet and plate on the feps and library stamp on title page and top edge of pages. Date stamp on back pastedown. Includes 2 maps, black and white photographs. Pages uncut with some staining on front page edges. Author was former British Vice-Consul at Kaunas and Vilnius.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Lloyd’s Register : List of Shipowners, 1993-1994

No dust jacket. Blue leather covers in good condition. ISSN 02607387.

Lloyd’s War Losses – The Second World War – Volume I, British, Allied and Neutral Merchant Vessels Sunk or Destroyed by War Causes

13th September to 14th August 1945. A facsimile reprint of the original held at the Guildhall Library, City of London. Volume One only. 1053pp. Previous owner’s stamp to front and back feps.

Price – $150 (ZAR-1400)

Mail and Passenger Steamships of the Nineteenth Century

‘The MacPherson Collection with Iconographical and Historical Notes’. 15 colour illustrations and 170 black and white. Minor staining and wear to covers. Corners bumped. Sunned spine. Foxing to endpapers. pp. xiii is loose.

Price – $100.00 (ZAR-840.00)

Memoirs of an Infantry Officer

Modern War

Paintings by C. R. W. Nevison with an essay by P.G. Konody. 79pp, colour frontispiece and black and white plates.






Price – $1500.00 (ZAR-20000.00)

Mr. Lincoln’s Camera Man. Mathew B. Brady

A well illustrated look at the work of Brady. The photographer said to have been responsible for taking more photographs of the American Civil War than any other man.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-170.00)

My Hond, Die Oorlog en Ek. Die Veldtog in Somaliland en Abessinie.

Text in Afrikaans. Orange cloth boards with minor edge-wear. Shaken. Illustrated map on front paste-downs as well as previous owner’s name. Contents clean and firmly bound.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-320.00)