6th International Exhibition of Botanical Art & Illustration Catalogue – 8 April to 31 July 1988

Black and white illustrations. Minor wear and tear to the pictorial covers. Book plate sticker to front cover.

Price – $18.00 (ZAR-180.00)

A Beginner’s Guide to South African Shells

Binding shaken, but intact.

A Cape Country Chronicle

Clean text and crisp binding. DW has light creasing on front panel.

A Field Guide to Australian Birds

Two volumes. Text is clean and clear with numerous colour plates. Boards show little wear.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-140.00)

A First Guide to South African Birds

Seventh edition first published 1971. Includes common names in English and Afrikaans. Text clean and binding tight. DW has faded spine and tears on front panel with pieces missing at lower edge.

A Guide to the Identification of the Frogs of the Witwatersrand

Text pages clean and unmarked; binding firm. Boards scuffed, especially at edges.

A Guide to the Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones of Southern Africa

Includes a pull-out colour and hardness table.

A Monograph of the Coraciidae or Family of the Rollers.

Twenty Seven hand coloured plates by Keulemans, with facing text.




Price – $9000.00 (ZAR-90000.00)

A Naturalist on the Prowl, or In the Jungle

Slight shelfwear to boards. Fore edges of pages slightly discoloured. A very clean copy.

A Naturalist Remembers

Binding is good with clear and neat text, with and a dated (1964) ink inscription on fep.

Acadian Geology. The Geological Structure, Organic Remains and Mineral Resources of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island.

A good copy with some browning throughout. Folding map to pocket at the rear.

Price – $110.00 (ZAR-950.00)

African Nature Notes and Reminiscences

Limited edition number 1713 of 2112 copies, a facsimile reprint in the Heritage Series. 356pp, with illustrations by E. Caldwell.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Amid Snowy Wastes. Wild life on the Spitsbergen Archipelago

Illustrated with two maps and 114 illustrations from photographs by the author. Ex-circulating library, with bookplates to the paste down

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Animal Art of Etosha/Tierkunst von Etosha/Dierekuns van Etosha

Short biographies of 7 Namibian artists with reproductions of selected works in colour & b/w. Parallel text in English, German and Afrikaans.

Price – $20 (ZAR-250)

Animal Life in South Africa

Some bubbling and wear to boards and a slight crack in the binding, but all pages still clean and tight Previous owners name on fep. Charmingly illustrated throughout by author.

Animals and Maps.

The history of animal illustrations on maps. Red boards in very good condition. DW is price clipped and has a 4cm tear to the front with some chipping to the top edge. Illustrated feps. Contents clean and well bound.

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Aschenborn

A collection of the pencil drawings of trees and animals by the famous Dieter Aschenborn.


Price – $65.00 (ZAR-580.00)

Birds of Malawi : a Supplement to Newman’s Birds of Southern Africa

Text clean and clear with numerous colour plates. Cover shows little wear.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Birds of South Africa

A comprehensive guide to the various bird species of South Africa: their nature, their habitats, their diets etc. Includes colour plates and black and white illustrations. No.24 of 300 subscribers’ editions.




Price – $80.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Birds of the Lowveld

The Bundu Series. Text clean and binding tight. Covers show light general wear with faded spine. Base of spine bumped.

Birds of the South Western Cape

Text is clean and clear with colour plates throughout. Boards and DW show very little wear.




Price – $20.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Birds of the South Western Cape



Price – $14 (ZAR-150)

Birds of the South Western Cape.

Former owner’s name inscribed on front pastedown.

BWP Update, The Journal of Birds of the Western Palearctic.

Two volume set, each in 3 parts (six parts in a slipcase). Published date 1997-1998. Volume one covers the Shag, Greater Flamingo, Lesser Flamingo, Whooper Swan, Pink-footed Goose, Lesser Kestrel(number 1), Beswick’s Swan, Cory’s Shearwater, Golden Eagle (number 2), Northern Gannet, White Pelican, Dalmation Pelican, Pink backed pelican, Night Heron, Squacco Heron, Barnacle Goose (number 3). Volume Two covers The Gyrfalcon, Quail, Audouin’s Gull, Masked Booby, Cape Gannet(number 1), White Stork, Honey Buzzard, Kestrel(number 2), Steller’s Eider, Ruddy Duck, Black Grouse (number 3). Text is clean and clear with some colour plates.

Price – $260.00 (ZAR-2200.00)

Check List of the Birds of Northern Rhodesia

Publication sponsored by the Dept of Game and Tsetse Control. “This is the fourth in the series of check lists…” (blurb).  Illustrated by seven coloured plates, twenty pages of b/w photos and a fold out map. Boards show fading on edges and spine, mottling on fore edges of pages. DW slightly scuffed with chipping at top and bottom edges and small pieces missing.