Traditions of Perth, Containing Sketches of the Manners and Customs of the Inhabitants, and Notices of Public Occurrences, During the Last Century: Interesting Extracts from Old records: Notices of the Neighbouring Localities of Historical Interest…

Lacking the spine. Both boards are still attached, if only by a thread. Page edges are untrimmed and there is some minor marginalia. The text block is firmly intact pages are free from foxing.

Traite De La Matiere Medicale

Leather-bound with raised bands and gilt title with minor wear to edges .Text in French . Previous owners inscription to title page. Good tight clean edition. Marbled endpapers.

Transactions of the Newbury District Field Club, Est 1870

Previous owner’s name on title page.

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

Twenty Years on the Pacific Slope, Letters of Henry Eno from California and Nevada, 1848-1871

Inscribed by editor. Shelf wear to top an bottom of dw.

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)

Two Sections of 15th Century Cuir de Cordoue

Two sections of Spanish Cordovan leather wall covering, tooled, gilded and hand painted. Believed to date back from the 15th century. According to an accompanying slip of paper, these sections were from Ethie Castle in Scotland and were samples from and available 600 square feet. Condition good, with fraying at edges, a few holes and chips, some rubbing but in tact and well preserved.





Price – $280.00 (ZAR-3000.00)

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)

Unilever Overseas – The Anatomy of a Mulitinational

‘This book traces the history of one of Britain’s largest and most important multinational companies during its expansion overseas’.


Price – $20.00 (ZAR-170.00)

Vagabondiana or, Anecdotes of Mendicant Wanderers through the Streets of London.

New edition. A bookmender’s delight. The author was the late Keeper of the Prints in the British Museum as well as a painter and engraver.

Price – $24.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Van Riebeeck Tercentenary Festival Ephemera Collection

A collection of 2 Scrapbooks, 15 Pamphlets, Newspaper Pamphlet, 5 Mining Pamphlets, 2 Postcards & 2 Protest Pamphlet Facsimiles relating to the 1952 Van Riebeeck festival.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Verve: Le Livre du Coeur d’amour Epris

Vol. VI, No. 23. Literary magazine with commentary by Andre Chamson and cover design by Henri Matisse. 16 colour illustrations from the story. Covers are worn and torn. Bookseller’s sticker on half-title. Minor browning to edges of pages. Illustrations clean and sound. Price – $56.00 (ZAR-440.00)

Victorian Life at the Cape, 1870-1900

Previous onwer’s details inscribed on front endpaper. Double sided map in back pocket.

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)

Vliegende Vleugels: Deel 2

Blue volume. Complete with all photo cards pasted in. Several duplicate cards loose in book. Front board loose; cloth at top of spine torn. Boards edge worn and back board rubbed.

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)

Who’s Who of Southern Africa 1963

Illustrated, biogrpahical sketch book of personalities in South Africa, Rhodesia/Nyasaland, Central and East Africa. With supplement list from the Institute of Directors of Members in South Africa as at 1st October 1974.

Price – $23 (ZAR-250)

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.