All that Glittered. Selected Correspondence of Lionel Phillips 1890 – 1924.

Very good clean and tightly bound copy.
Includes fold out map. DW scuffed with nicks to edges. Small closed tear at base of spine.

Price – $17.00 (ZAR-180.00)

All That Glittered. Selected Correspondence of Lionel Phillips 1890-1924.

The letters in this volume have been drawn mainly from the archives of three major companies with which Lionel Phillips was associated: H Eckstein & Co., Wernher, Beit & Co., and Central Mining and Investment Corporation Ltd. Black boards in very good condition. Contents clean and well bound. DW scuffed, edgeworn with small tear to spine area. Small nicks to edges.

Price – $17.00 (ZAR-180.00)

All Things Considered: Poems

Inscribed and signed by author on front flyleaf. DW price clipped. DW faded at spine and folds, chipped along top edge.

Alone to Everest

The bottom pages are untrimmed. and jacket cover is bumped on top and bottom of spine. Previous owner’s name on fep.

Alternatives to the Bulldozer: An Economic Approach to Squatter Housing, with Lessons from South Africa

Occasional paper No.6 issued by the Department of Economics, University of Natal, Durban, 1977. Staple bound in paper wraps. Tide mark to top edge of front wrap. Leaves are yellowed. Good overall.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-180.00)

AltNewLand/Old New Land

Numerous illustrations on every page, some in color. Although this is a novel, this edition, through its illustrations and additional material, functions as a history of the settlement of Israel. Text in Hebrew.

Price – $30,00 (ZAR-300,00)

Alvar Aalto

A retrospective of Aalto’s works, illustrated with photographs and design sketches. 275pp. Commentary in German, French and English.

Price – $85 (ZAR-1200)

Amazons of the Avant-garde

Published in conjunction with the exhibition of 1999-2000. Numerous colour and black-and-white plates. In as new condition.

Price – $48.00 (ZAR-400.00)

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)

Amiralty House Simon’s Town

“Admiralty House presents not only the history of the house, but also that of its many distinguished occupants and visitors over nearly two centuries.” Signed by the author. With numerous colour illustrations.

Price – $65.00 (ZAR-650.00)

An account of King’s College-Chapel, in Cambridge.

(Embellished with a plate of the chapel and a print of the author executed by a gentleman of the University. Including a character of Henry VI. And a short history of the foundation of his two Colleges, King’s and Eton). Spine hinge cracked with scuffing to boards.

Price – $110.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

An Account of the Cape of Good Hope

‘An historical view of its original settlement by the Dutch, its capture by the British 1n 1795 and the different policy pursued there by the Dutch and British governments. Also a sketch of its geography, productions, the manners and customs of the inhabitants etc. etc.’ Worn covers. Covers loose. Sporadic foxing throughout. Advertisements at the back for other books by the publisher.



Price – $640.00 (ZAR-6000.00)

An Account of the Kingdom of Caubul, and its Dependencies, in Persia, Tartary, and India; Comprising a View of the Afghaun Nation, and a History of the Dooraunee Monarchy.

Small library plate to the paste down of each volume and stamp to the title page and page 1 of each volume. Three plates and the map are all present. The map has been neatly detached and is without tears.The spines have been professionally rebacked on each volume and the set would be in very good condition save for a consistent level of foxing throughout both volumes.

Price – $980.00 (ZAR-9200.00)

An Anthology of African Art – The Twentieth Century

500 colour and 51 black and white illustrations. Clean sound copy.

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-600.00)

An artist’s journey along the Old Cape Post Road 1822 – 33

Reproductions and notes from a sketch book found in the Library of Parliament. His journey from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town by horseback is illustrated, along with notes, as well as speculation as to his identity and annotations by the author. 69pp





Price – $28.00 (ZAR-350.00)

An Artist’s Journey Along the Old Cape Post Road 1832-33

Illustrated by 21 of his sketches, further illustrations and a map with notes and clues to the identity of the artist. Small label of previous owner on ffep.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-280.00)

An Artist’s Journey Along the Old Cape Post Road 1832-33.

Illustrated by 21 of his sketches, further illustrations and a map with notes and clues to the identity of the artist. Boards show slight general wear.




Price – $28.00 (ZAR-240.00)

An Assemblage of 19th Century Horses & Carriages from the Original Sketches By the Late William Francis Freelove; Written By Jennifer Lang

Spine of dw faded, chipped at top and with insect damage at bottom.

An Easy Zulu Vocabulary and Phrase Book with Grammatical Notes.

A useful booklet for anyone wanting to acquire a working knowledge of the language in everyday occurence. Price – $12.00 (ZAR-160.00)

An Editor Looks Back: South Africa and Other Memories 1883 – 1946

Autobiography of George A.L. Green, father of Lawrence Green. With an introduction by Jan C. Smuts. Bound in blue cloth covered boards with black titles to spine. Edges spotted and edpapers browned; small chips to head of DW spine.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-240.00)

An English and Kaffir Dictionary: Principally of the Xosa-Kaffir, but Including Also Many Words of the Zulu-Kaffir Dialect

Early Bantu/English language dictionary. Cloth covered boards with tooled devices to both boards and gilt titles to spine. Binding repaired with Japanese tissue to gutters. Boards are scuffed and edges browned. Ink inscription to f.f.e.p. Leaves are lightly age toned with light foxing to the early and latter leaves.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-950.00)

An Essay on the Genius of George Cruikshank

Falling apart, fraying and tearing.

An Exposition with Notes Upon the Fifth Epistle to the Thessalonians

Full leather binding with 4 raised bands to spine. Spine has further gilt embellishments and titles. Hinge split at front board but board remains fast. Boards scuffed and cracked. F.f.e.p. missing. Ink inscription to front paste down and verso of title page. Receding tide mark from top-right corner at most half way down leaves. Minor scattered insect damage.

Price – $150.00 (ZAR-1500.00)

An Illuminated Presentation to General Louis Botha

Presented by the Winburg Chamber of Commerce in honour of the Premier’s visit to the town.
Finely executed by hand in ink and watercolour on card.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-900.00)

An Illustrated Social History of South Africa

From 1652 to 1910.With an emphasis on personal and domestic life in the developing and changing country. Numerous illustrations.

Price – $16.00 (ZAR-180.00)