Art and Craft of Southern Africa

A colourful and illustrated book of the history and future of the art and crafts of Southern Africa.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Artistic Leather Work

A handbook on the art of decorating leather. Some wear to edges of covers. Mark on front cover. Previous owner’s inscription on front free endpaper. Slight browning to endpapers. Otherwise clean and sound.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-130.00)

Artworks in Progress

The yearbook of the Staff of the Michaelis School of Fine Art, UCT. Vol. 3: 1992/93

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Artworks in Progress

The yearbook of the Staff of the Michaelis School of Fine Art, UCT. Vol.4: 1994/95

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Auf dem Reitochsen quer durch’s sudwestliche Afrika

A biogrpahical missionary pamphlet with 52 illustrations and map.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Australian Cricket – A history

615pp. The story of cricket in Australia from the first recorded matches to the season of ’57/58.

Price – $48.00 (ZAR-480.00)

Avigdor Arikha

Inks, drawings and etchings of the artist.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-160.00)

Basket Work Harbour – The Story of the Kowie

The endeavour of the 1820 settlers to build a harbour at Kowie River.

Click to zoom in.

Price – $42.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Beautiful Homesteads of the Western Cape

A photographic essay of some the Capes most famous homesteads.

Price – $27.00 (ZAR-260.00)

Between Ourselves: Some of the Little Problems of Life

Previous owner’s name in ink on front flyleaf. Minor marking on front and back boards but design on front board still clear and bright. Corners bumped and slightly frayed. Creases and small tears to top and bottom of spine. Spine slightly faded

Between Woodbush and Wolkberg – Googoo Thompson’s Story.

Googoo Thompson’s memoirs of her particular corner of the Limpopo Province.

Price – $19.00 (ZAR-170.00)

Biblical Numerology

A basic study of the use of numbers in the bible.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-100.00)

Big Game Shooting

(The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes; 2). Volume 2 only. Front flyleaf missing; owner’s name in ink on half-title page. Pages inside clean, edges discoloured. Boards loose at hinges. Cloth illustrated boards have scratch on front and marks on back. Spine rubbed with small tears at top and bottom. Corners bumped.

Blackwater Fever

Green cloth cover with university logo in gilt. Cover is worn, and has been damged by insects . Firm copy. Some damage to fore-edge.

Blue Angels and Whales: a Record of Personal Experiences Below and Above Water

Clean whole copy with Miles-Bourke bookplate pasted to front endpaper.

Book Collecting in South Africa

Slim volume on collecting in the South African context, aimed at the beginner but useful as reference. Perfect bound in laminated, pictorial card wraps. Spine slightly sunned. With coloured plates in text, also included a set of the same plates, loose. A good reading copy.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-170.00)

Book Wallpaper

Available in 5 different styles.


Children’s illustrated book on books.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Bube Dame König

A collection of old German playing cards from the museums and private collections of Berlin.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Caernarvon, the Gateway to Snowdonia, Official Handboek

Includes one pull out map.

Calliope or the Musical Miscellany

‘A Select Collection of the Most Approved English, Scots, and Irish Songs, Set to Music’


Foxing to pages.

Cape Dutch Houses and Farms

A highly descriptive record of the architects, craftsmen and building families that contributed to these great buildings as well as a detailed account of the buildings themselves. Previous owner’s bookplate to front endpaper.

Price – $26.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Cape of Good Hope Return of Papers on Pondo Affairs

“A statement shewing the expenditure incurred in connection with the recent disturbance in Pondoland, when colonial troops were called out, from January 1879 to April 1890; also a return of all correspondence and telegrams having reference to Pondoloand, between Mr Brownlee, Mr Oxland and Major Elliot, and the colonial government, and which do not appear in the blue book for native affairs.” With fold out maps.

Price – $135.00 (ZAR-1400.00)

Cassell’s Concise Cyclopaedia

Popular encyclopeadia in school prize calf binding with numerous illustrations, marbled edges and endpapers.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)