A Discourse on the Plague

Full calf binding with gilt ruled edges. Front board split at the hinge butr still attached. Tissue repair to the gutter at the title page.

Price – $200.00 (ZAR-2500.00)

A Field Guide to the Eastern Cape Coast

Numerous illustrations. An invaluable reference.

Price – $24.00 (ZAR-280.00)

A Fundamental Art, The Rug

Shelf wear to top and bottom of spine. Will incur extra postage. Text in French and English.

A Geographical and Topographical Description of the Cape of Good Hope. Parts 1 & 2 of 3

Volumes 4 and 6 of the Van Riebeeck Society first series. Both volumes bear the signature of Saul Solomon to the paste downs. Perforation to the front board of part 1 and to the spine of part 2. Tape repair to 2 pages of part 1. Part 1 published in 1921 and part 2 in 1925.

Price – $100.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

A Glossary of Terms used in Grecian Roman, Italian and Gothic Architecture.

The fifth edition of this book. Marbled end papers, gilt page edges. Illustrated with 1,700 woodcuts. 526 pp.





Price – $30 (ZAR-320)

A Glossary of the Provincialisms in Use in the County of Sussex

Fishmothing to cover. Sunned spine. Some foxing.

A Grammar and Vocabulary of the Namaqua-Hottentot Language.

Foxing throughout. Some wear and tear to title page and page edges. Dogeared. Small tear to fep. Slight buckling to book pages. Some pen notations on the feps.

Price – $800.00 (ZAR-10500.00)

A Grand Illusion

“The failure of imperial policy in the Transvaal colony during the period of reconstruction 1900-1905” With maps and diagrams.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-380.00)

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 History of British Birds

Half brown leather over black leather covered boards. Numerous wood engravings by the author. Volume 1 is land birds and volume 2 water birds. A very good set.

Price – $680.00 (ZAR-7800.00)

A History of Chess in South Africa from Van Riebeeck to the Start of World War II and Beyond

Text is clean and clear with black and white plates throughout. Cover shows slight edge wear and some scuffing.

A History of Dancing from the Earliest Ages to Our Own Times

Recased. Faded cover. Plenty of beautiful illustrations throughout. Large water (?) stain at tail of half-title page through to frontispiece

A History of Dolls’ Houses: Four Centuries of the Domestic World in Miniature

Black and white plates throughout. Inscription in ink to the front fep. Random foxing throughout. Price clipped from front DW flap. Boards show some wear. DW shows wear, chipping, folds and some losses to the top and bottom of the spine area.

A History of Oak Furniture

Bumped corners. Minor foxing throughout

A History of Sport in Southern Rhodesia

With photographs and colour map of Victoria Falls.

A History Of Sport in Southern Rhodesia (Illustrated) 1889 – 1935

This book examines the history of some of the major sports played in Rhodesia at the time, including cricket, cycling,squash, badminton and polo. The lives and accomplishments of the prominent sportsmen and teams are examined, as well as the various governing bodies that administered the competitions.

Condition: Good, wear to spine, stains to front and back cover. Foxing to prelims and page edges.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-850.00)

A History of the Royal Sussex Regiment

A History of the Old Belfast Regiment and the Regiment of Sussex 1701 – 1953. 324pp with some maps. End pages are browned.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-500.00)

A Lexicon of the German in Finnegan’s Wake

Paperback with slight discolouration to cover .

A Manual for the Guidance of Justices of the Peace and Special Justices of the Peace.

Containing the Statute Law of the Colony bearing on their powers and duties

A Mathematician’s Apology

“A personal account by a mathematician of distinction of what mathematics has meant to him as a man.” Previous owners names on front free end page.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-300.00)

A Metrical Outline of Cape History and Chronology

Historical poem on the Cape. Original pink paper wraps bound in red cloth boards with black titles to spine. Ink inscriptions to front paste down, f.f.e.p. and title page. Leaves are age toned with occasional fox marks.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-280.00)

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 Moveable Feast

Previous owner’s name to the fep. with a small abrasion where something has been rubbed out. Booksellers label to the paste-down. Tape reinforcement to the top and bottom edges of the jacket. The jacket is price clipped. Red tint to top-edge.

Price – $48.00 (ZAR-650.00)

A Narrative of the Eighth Frontier War of 1851 – 1853 by Mr Isaiah Staples.

“An absorbing account of Mr Staples’ experiences in the Frontier War.” Inscription from the State Library (1979) on the front free end page. Reprint No. 62.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-400.00)