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)

Wiener Kochbuch

Viennese cookbook with 130 detailed recipes. Engraved frontispiece and four illustrations of table arrangements. German text. Contemporary full leather binding with shagreen finish. Slight wear to covers and corners. Sporadic foxing throughout.

Price – $195.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

Wir Juden

Joachim Prinz (1902-1988) was a German rabbi outspoken against Nazism and later an active Zionist.

Women of South Africa

A historical, educational & industrial encyclopaedia & social directory of the women of the sub-continent.






Price – $365.00 (ZAR-3500.00)

Woodstock Glass

A history of local glass making in Cape Town, with black and white photographs. 106 pp.





Price – $45 (ZAR-600.00)