Lighting the New House of Commons

Album containing 12 full page photographs, documenting the lighting in the British House of Commons, with accompanying descriptive slips pasted to opposite page. Ring bound in black pebbled cloth. Photographs, album and binding all very good.


Price – $20.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Lochhead’s Guide, Hand-Book and Directory of Pretoria 1913

Lochhead’s Guide, Hand-Book and Directory of Pretoria 1913

Lovedale and literature for the Bantu – A brief history and a forecast.

A supplementary book to a thesis for the degree of Doctor of Literature. Outlines the efforts of the missionaries to further the development of literature among the Bantu people. 111pp.


Price – $27.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Lyra Prophetica Davidis Regis sive Analysis Critico-Practica Psalmorum…

Mid 17th Century critico-practical analysis of the Psalms. Text Latin, Hebrew and Chaldean interspersed.


Price – $330.00 (ZAR-3300.00)

Mahala 1.

Mahala is a free-thinking youth-orientated magazine featuring insightful stories, photo features, music and fashion that strives to report and represent what’s really happening in South African culture.

Price – $6.00 (ZAR-60.00)

Many Cultures One Nation

A commemorative book of the inauguration of the President of South Africa 10 May 1994.






Price – $16.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Melanesian Design – A Study of style in wood and tortiseshell carving

Two volumes, with illustrations and plates. all black and white.About 170pp each.




Price – $180.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

Memorials, Scientific and Literary, of Andrew Crosse, The Electrician

Selected biographical sketches, poems and other prose writings by Crosse, an early amateur scientist, known for his controversial experiments whereby insects were ‘created’ by passing an electric current through iron ore in a caustic solution. Bound in black cloth boards. Ink inscription to half title. Scattered foxing to leaves. Text block slightly cockled.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Mendelssohn’s South African Bibliography

Limited to 500 copies, this is a facsimile reprint of the 2nd edition in 2 volumes.

Price – $180.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

Michaelhouse 1896 – 1968

229p with plates in black and white and colour.




Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Michaelhouse 1896 – 1968

Limited edition copy number 58 of 100. 229p with plates in black and white and colour.




Price – $33.00 (ZAR-320.00)

Mimik und Physiognomik

German text on physiognomy, with b/w illustrations. Paper boards, cloth spine. Boards are scuffed and soiled, some insect damage to leaves, ink inscription to half title. Some leaves partially loosed. A fair reading copy.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Mine Surveying

Past owner’s name on front endpaper. Fresh clean copy.

Misses Dobie

Sheet music album of polkas, quadrilles. waltzes, etc. 13 coloured lithographs and others. A few ink stains on rear feps as well as a small label taped down. Fading to the cloth. Creasing to free end paper.

Price – $170.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

Modern Spoken Tibetan: Lhasa Dialect

408pp, Tibetan rendered phonetically with corresponding sentences in English.



Price – $26.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Musee Royal de Naples


Musee Royal de Naples

Text in French. Bookplate of the 2nd Marquess of Milford Haven. Decorative endpapers. 2 bookplates to end papers. Exemplaire 683."Peintures, Bronzes et Statues Erotiques". Decorative endpapers. 60 coloured and monochrome illustrations.

Napoleon-Gallerie

Napoleon-Gallerie: 20 Gedenkbilder in Stahl, radiert nach Gemälden berühmter Künster. 20 copperplate engravings. Illustrated by Thiers, Segur and Mignet. German text.




Price – $65.00 (ZAR-600.00)

Natur und Geist

German idealist philosophical text. Bound in yellow paper wraps, with black titles to spine and front wrap. Wrap edges slightly frayed. Text in German, set in Gothic script. A good copy.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Needlework Book

Needlework syllabus teacher’s book of samples. Circa 1920






Price – $110.00 (ZAR-900.00)

New Monkland Parish: Its History, Industries , and People

With numerous portraits and prints from photographs

With numerous portraits and prints from photographs

Nyakyusa-English-Swahili and English-Nyakyusa Dictionary

Minor wear to edges of covers. Clean sound copy.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-100.00)

Observations on Milford – Haven

Fold-out colour maps. Slightly damp damaged around the corners.

Observations, Anecdotes and Characters of Books and Men

Some of head of spine missing, scuffing to spine and corners. Front cover loose.

Old England: A Pictorial Museum of Regal, Ecclesiastical, Baronial, Municipal and Popular Antiquities. Vol 1 and 2

A good reading copy. Ghosting to pages. Tide marks to frontispiece and the odd page. Previous owner’s details on front fep dated (1870 and 1890). Faded red tint to page edges. Light scattered foxing mainly in Vol 2.

Price – $100.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Old England’s Worthies: A Gallery of Portraits from Authentic Copies of the Most Eminent Statesmen, Lawyers, Warriors, Men of Letters and Science, and Artists of Our Country. Accompanied by Full and Original Biographies, with Illustrative Woodcuts and Twelve Splendid Illuminated Engravings.

Both boards loose. Some light foxing, mostly to the plates. Half leather over cloth covered boards

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-550.00)