The Saldanha Bay Story. Signed by the author.

The story of Saldanha Bay with its naval battles, shipwrecks, murders and treasure hunts. Ex school library copy with school stamp marks throughout, penned numbers and card pocket at the rear. Remnants of tape and glue on rear paste-down. Well bound.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-300.00)

The School in the Bush

A critical study of the theory and practice of native education in Africa.




Price – $33.00 (ZAR-300.00)

The Second Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of Consolation. a Poem. Second Volume

Pages are in good condition, but the book itself is falling apart. Beautiful colour plates (81).

The Spectator. Vol 7.

Price – $110.00 (ZAR-130.00)

The Sphere. An Illustrated Newspaper for the Home. Volume X No. 128. July 5, 1902

School library stamp on front paste-down and on a few pages throughout. Foxed throughout. 3 small closed tears on prelims with 3 small holes on first page. Splitting to the top area at the gutter between 2nd and title page. Neat repairs to lower edge of Pg 19. 3cm closed tear and creasing to top edge of Pg 107. Corners and spine edges bumped and frayed.

Price – $150.00 (ZAR-1900.00)

The Story of William Threlfall

An account of the missionary martyr of Namaqualand with some account of Jacob Links and Johannes Jager who fell with him.




Price – $45.00 (ZAR-430.00)

The Torture Garden

Text is clean and clear. Black and white illustrations of a moderately erotic nature throughout.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-180.00)

The White Spider. The History of the Eiger’s North Face.

Translated from German by Hugh Merrick. Previous owner’s name in blue ink on end papers. Numerous b/w photographs. Price – $68.00 (ZAR-750.00)

The World’s Rarest Group of Stamps

A short description of the ‘Curle’ collection of the stamps of the Transvaal. Some black and white illustrations.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-200.00)

The Year Book of the London School of Printing & Kindred Trades

The Year Book of the London School of Printing & Kindred TRades.

The Year Book of the London School of Printing & Kindred Trades.

Theatre And Humanism: English Drama in the Sixteenth Century

This copy has is unread.

Tom Phillips

Paintings from the artist.






Price – $14.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Trebor Ybrick Versus the Rest

80pp. The best of the Robert Kirby scripts from Eight Beasts, Eight Birds, The Receiver of Revenue and the Dot Dash Dot Show. Illustrated by Dov Fedler. End pages foxed


Price – $20.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Treen and Other Wooden Bygones: An Encyclopaedia and Social History

Owner’s small neat stamp on front endpaper and front fep. DW has chipping top and bottom with small tears at top (pieces missing); repaired on inside with adhesive tape.

Tribal Animal Covers from Iran

An exhibition held at the Iran America Society Tehran April 15 – May 13. Some discolouartion to cover. Previous owner’s name stamped in very small letters on the front free endpaper

Tully’s Three Books of Offices in English with Notes explaining the Method and Meaning of the Author.

Contents clean. Minor marks on prelims. Previous owner’s name on front fep. Creasing to spine.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Two Lectures on History and Antiques of Berkhamsted.

These lectures formed part of the course delivered to the Members of the Berkhamsted Mechanics’ Institute.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Udsigter over Mennestets Bestemmelse

Gothic text in German. (Prospects of Man’s Determination)


Price – $140.00 (ZAR-1400.00)

Ullstein Fayencenbuch

Dust jacket has some tears at spine and corners, some marking, but otherwise in good condition. Text in German. Porcelain

Unfolding Beauty: The Art of The Fan

A monograph of 16th-20th Century fans from the collection of Esther Oldham and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. 111 Colour and 47 duotone illustrations.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-160.00)

Villa and Cottage Architecture: Select Examples of Country and Suburban Residences Recently Erected. With a Fully Descriptive Notice of Each Building.

Large, illustrated architectural volume. Complete with 80 plates. Bound in half leather over red cloth boards, with raised bands, gilt decoration and gilt lettering to spine. Leather scuffed. Light, scattered foxing throughout. Marbled endpaper, else good. Some leaves partially loosed.




Price – $260.00 (ZAR-2800.00)

Welfit Oddy 100 years in South Africa

Copy number 467. Appears to have been published without a title page. The story of the Oddy family in Port Elizabeth, who manufactured vehicle bodies. Balck and white plates, 91pp.




Price – $16.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Welwitschia – Paradox of a Parched Landscape

The welwitschia remains the crown jewel of the plant kingdom. Nearly a century and a half after its discovery in the Namib desert.
To Darwin it was ‘the platypus of the Plant Kingdom’.




Price – $60.00 (ZAR-550.00)

Who’s Who of Rhodesia, Mauritius, Central and East Africa – 1964

Supplement to the Who’s Who of South Africa, 1964. Some photographs of individuals.

Price – $33 (ZAR-360)

Wie is Wie in ons Sendingvelde? Mashonaland en Betsjoeanaland.

‘In opdrag van die Vrouesendingbond van Kaapland.’ A short insight into the lives of the majority of workers in the missionary world of the N G Church in Mashonaland and Betsjoeanaland.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-180.00)