Arthur Elliott. A Memoir of the Man and the Story of his Photographic Collection.

Colour print of the well known Kersefontein farm gable as frontispiece. Includes 30 b/w photographs and 2 illustrations. Inscription in red ink on free end paper.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Artistic Leather Work

A handbook on the art of decorating leather. Some wear to edges of covers. Mark on front cover. Previous owner’s inscription on front free endpaper. Slight browning to endpapers. Otherwise clean and sound.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-130.00)

Artists & Illustrators of the Anglo-Boer War

An extensive and thorough look at the mass of pictorial comment produced during the Anglo-Boer War. 200 colour and 250 black and white pictures cover the widest possible range of artists and media and give a fascinating perspective of the War.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Arts of the South Seas

Featuring a large variety of styles and quality of individual works of art from the large section of the South Pacific Ocean that includes Australia, Micronesia, Melanesia and Polynesia. Previous owner’s name on boths sides of front fep. Colour illustrations by Miguel Covarrubias.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Artworks in Progress

The yearbook of the Staff of the Michaelis School of Fine Art, UCT. Vol. 3: 1992/93






Price – $25.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Artworks in Progress

The yearbook of the Staff of the Michaelis School of Fine Art, UCT. Vol.4: 1994/95






Price – $25.00 (ZAR-240.00)

As Terras do Fim do Mundo. The Lands of the End of the World.

Signed by the author (1910) who traced the routes of the Border War in Angola.

Price – $85.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Ascent of K2. Second Highest Peak In The World

An account of the first ascent of K2. The Italian Alpine Club expedition of 1954.

Price – $29.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Aspects of the History of Copper Mining in Namaqualand 1846 – 1931

With numerous illustrations. Signed by the author.


Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Aspekte van Afrikaanse Literatuur : Studies van Belangrike Werke

Text is clean and clear. Previous owner’s name inked to the ffep. Boards show slight wear. DW is age toned, with some chipping.


Price – $35.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Auf Karrenwegen und Negerpfaden durch Sudafrika

Fold out map , water stain to inside of rear and front cover. Illustrated. Also appears to have a red stain to front cover. This book was published for libraries and communities and was not for sale. 121pp

Price – $20 (ZAR-250)

Australian Cricket – A history

615pp. The story of cricket in Australia from the first recorded matches to the season of ’57/58.




Price – $48.00 (ZAR-480.00)

Australian Etchings

A few water stains on back and front cover, all etchings complete and undamaged, slight foxing throughout

Avigdor Arikha

Inks, drawings and etchings of the artist.






Price – $20.00 (ZAR-160.00)

Avraham Soskin: A Retrospective. Photographs 1905-1945

Collection of photographs with introductory essay. Parallel English and Hebrew text.

Price – $95 (ZAR-1200)

Babuna. 100 000 kilometer im flugzeug uber Afrikas

Language: German. English translation: “Babuna. 100 000 kilometers in a plane over Africa’s jungle.” Includes 102 b\w photographs with a map of their journey opposite the contents page. The author and his wife have done five exploratory voyages in Inner Africa to photograph the wildlife. Some pages slightly browned due to age and quality of paper. Top-edge tinted in blue with light foxing to fore- and bottom edge.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Babylone et Mesopotamie

Volume 2 in the collection Les Hauts Lieux de l’histoire 163pp, 136 black and white photographs, 8 colour photographs. Text in French.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Bagatelle Et Ses Jardins

No published date, though probably published early 20th century. Text in French. Text is still clear with some age toning. Contains numerous black and white plates.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Baines on the Zambezi 1858 – 1859. Brenthurst Series 8.

Standard edition of 850 copies bound in cloth. Illustrated end papers. 72 illustrations and 4 maps

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

Baldinelli

Inscribed by Baldinelli. Language Italian/English

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Balla the Futurist

With colour plates and black and white illustrations


Price – $25.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Bantu Folk Lore (Medical and General)

112pp. No published date.


Price – $68.00 (ZAR-680.00)

Bantu. Vol.IX No.3

Text in English and Afrikaans. A magazine dealing with the Nationalists views on the Homeland policies.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-80.00)

Baron von Ludwig and the Ludwig’s-burg Garden.

“A chronicle of the Cape from 1806 to 1848 with an appendix showing some of the horticultural introductions of Baron von Ludwig.” Front and back pastedowns and feps discoloured. DW is sunned and slightly foxed with minor wear. Otherwise a clean and well bound copy.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Basket Work Harbour – The Story of the Kowie

The endeavour of the 1820 settlers to build a harbour at Kowie River.


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Price – $42.00 (ZAR-380.00)