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. 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 Unused Photographic Postcard of a Rhodesian Rugby Team

A sporting team c.1900 with a cut-out elephant mascot.


Price – $8.00 (ZAR-90.00)

An Unused Postcard. Prosit Neujahr aus D.S.W. Afrika

c.1910

Price – $8.00 (ZAR-80.00)

Analysis of Ornament

“The characteristics of styles. An introduction to the study of the history of ornamental art.” Illustrated throughout.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Ancient Ashanti Chieftaincy

Paperback in good condition. errata slip tipped in.

Ancient Ruins and Vanished Civilizations of Southern Africa

Text is clean and clear with black-and-white and colour plates throughout. Faded stamp to the half title page. Boards show very little wear.




Price – $32.00 (ZAR-290.00)

Ancient West Mexico: Art and Archaeology of the Unknown Past

Archaeologists document the sculptural accomplishments of the region. With 446 illustrations, 258 in colour. As new.

Price – $98.00 (ZAR-900.00)

Ander Het Gese.

Text: Afrikaans. Illustrated by Walter Battiss. Gift inscripton on fep. A collection of quotes from around the world and which the author found insightful, controversial, sometimes even irritating.

Price – $130.00 (ZAR-1400.00)

André Breton and the First Principles of Surrealism

A companion volume to ‘What is Surrealism? Selected Writings of André Breton’. Maroon paper boards with silver titles to spine. DW very good despite sunning to spine and 2cm closed tear to back panel. A very good copy overall.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Andrew Smith’s Journal of His Expedition Into the Interior of South Africa 1834 – 36 / Edited and with an Introduction and Notes By William F Lye

‘An authentic narrative of travels and discoveries, the manners and customs of the Native Tribes, and the physical nature of the country’. Text is clean and clear with black-and-white illustrations throughout. Boards show very little wear. DW shows wear, scuffing and slight chipping. Ex libris to the ffep.

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

Angel in the Studio. Women in the Arts and Crafts Movement 1870-1914.

Brown boards with minor shelf wear. Minor staining to paste-downs and feps with a personal inscription on the first free page. Two closed tears and some foxing to DW with browning to edges.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Angola – Ensaio Sobre A Vida E Accao De Paiva Couceiro Em Angola Que Se Publica Ao Reeditar Se O Seu Relatorio De Governo

This essay, written on the extraordinary life of De Paiva Coucerio, who started his rise to prominence as an officer in Angola in 1889 before becoming Colonial governor in 1907. Fiercely loyal to the King, he was branded a counter revolutionary and persecuted but always clung to the ideal “Empire we are, Empire we must remain.”

Price – $29.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Angola – Operasie Savannah 1975-1976

Angola – Operasie Savannah 1975-1976. With numerous black and white photographs and a fold out map at the back. Text in Afrikaans.

Angsland (‘n proses)

Poems by anti-apartheid activist, poet and academic Hein Willemse. Staple bound in pictorial paper wraps. Very faint browning to verso of title page. Text in Afrikaans.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-420.00)

Animal Art of Etosha.

Text in English, German and Afrikaans. Artwork from Aschenborn, Blatt, Eloff, Krampe, Muafangejo, Pulon and Voigts. Pictorial boards and paste-downs. Minor edge-wear with sunning to boards. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $13.00 (ZAR-130.00)