English Brown Stoneware 1670-1900

Price clipped. Some lines under plastic of dust jacket caused by air.

English Delftware Pottery in the Robert Hall Warren Collection Ashmolean Museum Oxford

Dust jacket soiled with a large tear to head of front.

English Goldsmiths and Their Marks: a History of the Goldsmiths and Plate Workers of England, Scotland, and Ireland

With over thirteen thousand marks. Reproduced in facsimile from authentic examples of plate and tables of date-letters and other hall-marks used in the Assay offices of the United Kingdom. Text is clean and clear with some foxing to the top and fore edges. DW shows some wear, scuffing, slight chipping and several small closed tears to the back.

European and American Carpets and Rugs

Numerous black-and-white and colour illustrations and photography.

Evangelische Gezangen, Om Nevens Het Boek Der Psalmen Bij Den Openbaren Godsdienst In De Nederlandsche Hervormde Gemeenten Gebruikt Te Worden; Op Uitdrukkelijken Last Van Alle De Synoden Der Voornoemde Gemeenten.

Text and binding show extensive water damage, though text is clear throughout. Previous owner’s name (with date – 1894) inked to the front fep. Front hinge and joint is broken. Binding shows general damage and wear.



Price – $30.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Experiments in Aerodynamics

Langley was the inventor of the various ‘aerodrones’ – manned and unmanned – but with no great success. Second edition. With graphs, tables and 9 full page and double page plates. Wear and marks to covers, edges and corners. Some browning and minor foxing to endpapers. Bookseller’s sticker to front paste down. Previous owner’s sticker to front free endpaper. Inscription on title page.

Price – $160.00 (ZAR-1500.00)

Eyes, Lies and Illusions: The Art of Deception

‘Explores the art of perceptual paradox and optical wizardry from the sixteenth to the twenty-first centuries’. Published on the occasion of the exhibition in 2005. Complete with inserts. Numerous illustrations. As new.

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-1100.00)

Facts connected with the stopping of the SOUTH AFRICAN COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER

This book contains a Facsimile Reproduction of the Original Handbill and it’s first Postscrip together with a Transcription of the Subsequent Postscripts. 510 copies of this book have been published under the direction of  F. J.  Wagener, this is no 419.  Front board slightly marked.

Farming Opportunities in the Union of South Africa

Black and white photographs inside. Binding loose and torn from the spine. Library stamps in fep. Library stickers in back-end-papers.

Faults and Dykes – A Geological Study of the Witwatersrand

With diagrams and fold out maps. 298 pp. Wear to spine and edges. Corners bumped. Ink blot marks on front cover. Previous owner’s inscription on front free end paper. Small bookseller’s sticker on title page. Otherwise pages clean and binding sound.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Florida Archaeology, Number 4, Gold Coins of the 1715 Spanish Plate Fleet: A Numismatic Study of the State of Florida Collection

Includes an appendix by Frances Keith. Small closed tear on bottom of dw.

Footplate Cameraman

Title page creased.

For Form of Prayers for the Feast of New-Year, according to the custom of the German and Polish Jews.

With an English translation, carefully revised. Pattered front free end page is loose. Edge-wear especially to spine edges which are frayed. Rubbing to spine.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Francki Burger – Belonging

The Brait-Everard Read Art Award presented to Francki Burger in 2008 for her photographic collages and other pieces of Magersfontein.




Price – $17.00 (ZAR-160.00)

Fregatten Eugenies Resa Omkring Jorden

2 volumes in one. Leather spine, with wear on edges. Previous owners stamp to end papers. Text in Swedish, with colour illustrations and fold out maps. Waterstaining to top and bottom of pages.

From the Monotremes to the Madonna. A Study of the Breast in Culture and Religion.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Gems

The hundredth and second catalogue issued by Streeter & Co. Ltd. Includes short descriptions of important gem stones. Wonderful coloured illustrations of ladies fancy watches, gem brooches, bracelets, scarf pins, muff chains, etc. and a section on heraldry. Each chapter is headed in gilt lettering.

Price – $180.00 (ZAR-1900.00)

Gesang Im Feuerofen

Previous owner’s name on front free endpaper. Second free endpaper has browned, leaving in white the outline of the inscription on the previous page of the owner’s name. Front and back endpapers have very minor foxing (two plus spots).

Ghaap and Gariep

A monograph of later stone age studies in the Northern Cape, illustrated throughout.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Glassblowing: the Technique of Free-Blown Glass

Numerous b/w photos. A very practical guide covering the building and using of furnaces, oven and tools. Making, melting, gathering, blowing and annealing glass, etc.

Gleanings from the Natural History of the Ancients

258pp, Chapters on various animals, on hunting, birds, fish and mythical animals.


Price – $30 (ZAR-300)

Gloire Coloniale. Et D’Autres Recits Exotiques

Cartoons by this well know Dutch cartoonist. Inscribed to Andy Mason by the author Bernard “Willem” Holtrop. Holtrop was on the Charlie Hebdo staff at the time of the famous massacre, but fortunately not present at the ill fated editorial meeting that morning.

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Gouvernements Courant van Den Oranjevrijstaat. 1 Jan – 30 December 1892.

Collated editions of the Government Gazette of the Orange Free State; 1892.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-900.00)

Henwood’s South African “Inquire Within”

Worn paper wraps. Numerous printed advertisements. With sections on cookery, bee-keeping, dressmaking, toilet hints, gardening, photography and more. Published c. 1910

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-360.00)

Histoire de Charles I

Depuis son avenement jusqu’a sa mort (1625-1649) The History of Charles I and the English Revolution. French text.Vol. I-II


Price – $35.00 (ZAR-320.00)