Hermaphrodite: Myths and Rites of the Bisexual Figure in Classical Antiquity

Text is clear but shows some foxing and slight soiling. Contains several black and white plates. Boards show general wear.

Het Ontstaan, De Ontwikkeling En De Geboorte Van Den Mensch

“No dust jacket. Illustrated green cloth covers in firm condition displaying edge wear and staining. The spine is sunned and cracked along the inside edges. Pencil inscription on front endpaper. Previous owner’s name inscribed on added title page. No date of publication indicated, although Introduction”” dated 1909. “”Populair geschetst en voorzien van circa 280 toelichtende illustraties””. “””

Hints to Travellers – Survey and Field Astronomy Volume 1

Hints to Travellers - Survey and Field Astronomy Volume 1

Hints to Travellers - Survey and Field Astronomy Volume 1

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)

Histoire Du Commerce et De La Navigation Des Anciens. Par M. Huet, ancien Évêque d’ Avranches, sous-Précepteur de feu Mgr. Le Dauphin, l’un des Quarante de l’Academie Francois

Bookplate of Henry Home Lord of Kames to the front paste down. Ex libris to the ffep and facing the title page. Inside joints (back and front) repaired.

Price – $100.00 (ZAR-980.00)

Historische Bilder Bibel: vorstellend die Geschichte der h. Patriarchen und Ertz Vätter, der Richter unter dem Volck Gottes, wie auch der Könige und Propheten Heiliger Göttlicher Schrifft Altes Testaments…

Pictorial bible in 5 parts with 187/188 copper plate engravings and title pages in the style of Ausburg. Mispagination at pp.27 and plate 21 not present. Previous owner’s bookplate (early 20th c.) to front paste down.

Price – $380.00 (ZAR-4500.00)

History of Arbroath

‘Notices of the civil and ecclesiastical affairs of the neighbouring district’. With 8 pages of illustrations.

Honour the Light Brigade

“A record of the services of officers, non-commissioned officers and men of the five light cavalry regiments, which made up the Light Brigade at Balaclava on Oct 25th 1854 and saw service in the Crimea from September 1854 to the end of the War.” Some black and white plates to rear.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Hors D’Oeuvre. A Fox-Trot. Sheet Music.

Five pages of sheet music with a printed cover. Published c. 1930’s

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Hotel Planning and Outfitting Commercial Residential Recreational.

A compilation of authorative information on problems of hotel economics

How to Go Collecting Model Soldiers

DW has faded spine with tear to back hinge.


Pictorial hard cover with red linen spine. Binding slightly shaken with browning to boards and some foxing on pages. This is a second impression, same year as the first.

I’d Do it Again

Edited by Hilary Rennie. DW chipped at top and bottom, with large closed tears on back panel. DW spine faded.

Ideen Zu Einer Mimik (Two Volumes in One)

‘Ideas to Mimic’. Text is clear, though pages show some aging. With numerous black and white illustrations.

Price – $170.00 (ZAR-900.00)

In Darkest Africa or the Quest Rescue and Retreat of Emin, Governor of Equatoria.

With one hundred and fifty woodcut illustrations. New end-papers. Spine and front cover have been replaced. Lacks map on Page 309. Ink stamps on three pages: verso of frontispiece, title page and Author and Publishers notes. Price – $65 (ZAR-500.00)

In Times of Peril, a Story of India

Ink inscription on fep. Some foxing to pages.

Indian Painting under the Mughals A.D. 1550 to A.D. 1750

204pp, illustrated with black and white plates.

Price – $24.00 (ZAR-220.00)

International Exhibition 1862

Volume 2 . Leather spine,  marble boards well worn. this volume is a list of exhibitors at the exhibition of 1862, and starts with a list of “philosophical instruments,photography, horological instuments, musical instuments, surgical instuments, textiles, saddlery,stationary, furrniture, iron an general hardware, steel cutlery and travel” .Minor foxing to endpapers. Good firm copy with many black and white illustrations.

International Geological Congress, XVII Session, USSR, 1937 : Twelve Volumes of Sessions / Edited By AA Polkanov

Twelve volumes detailing the geological Excursions of the Congress. Text in French or English.

Introductory textbook of Physical Geography

Conveys in a simple but systematic manner the leading facts of the science to which it relates.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-400.00)

J. Evetts Haley and the Passing of the Old West : A Bibliography of His Writings, with a Collection of Essays upon His Character, Genius, Personality, Skills and Accomplishments

Inscribed by the author.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Jades from China

A full descriptive catalogue from the Museum of East Asian Art of Bath for its 1994 exhibition entitled “Jades of China” featuring over 350 Chinese jades, from neolithic times right up to the early 19th century, spanning a period of approximately 7000 years.

Price – $43.00 (ZAR-420.00)

Jardine, Matheson & Company … an historical sketch

‘Being an account to show the circumstances in which the Company came into being and how it was consolidated over the last century’.

Price – $26.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Joe Miller’s Jests: or, the Wits Vade-Mecum

Facsimile reprint of the 1739 edition. Being a collection of the most brilliant jests; the politest repartees; the most elegant bons mots, and most pleasant short stories in the English language.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

John Leech a Biographical Sketch

Falling apart, frayed and torn.