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 Field Guide to the Birds of East and Central Africa

Previous owner’s name with date inked to the front fep. Tape mark to the front fep. Slightly sunned spine.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-60.00)

A Field Guide to the Birds of Galapagos

‘With 12 plates and 68 line illustrations’. Pages are slightly age toned. Boards show little wear.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-60.00)

A Field Guide to the Birds of South-East Asia. Covering Burma, Malaya, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos and Hong Kong.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-70.00)

A Field Guide to the Seabirds of southern Africa and the World

A comprehensive guide: 781 birds painted in colour, 138 line drawings, 313 maps. Boards show slight wear and age toning.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-60.00)

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 First Guide to South African Birds

Dust jacket is well worn, with discoluration on spine. Some foxing throughout.

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 Insect Life

New edition revised by John Ledger. 280pp, 148 colour plates and many black and white photgraphs. Price – $35 (ZAR-300)

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 Dunkirk

Ex-library copy. “The story of Lake Kariba and Operation Noah, the greatest animal rescue since the ark”.

Price – $16.00 (ZAR-150.00)

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)


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)