A Tardiness in Nature and Other Papers

Bookplate of noted botanist, Harry Bolus, pasted to the front endpapers. Pages uncut. Some light foxing seen in various parts of the text. Leaves show darkening due to age. Boards are slightly worn, especially the spine area, which is also slightly sunned.

A Textbook of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering

A set of 5 books, written for International Correspondence Schools, all stamped with the number 15777.

Price – $28 (ZAR-300)

A Textbook of Surveying and Levelling

With 7 plates and 283 diagrams plus supplement on photographic surveying. Some wear to edges of covers. Light foxing to endpapers. Previous owner’s inscription to front free endpaper. Some marks to top edge of pages.

Price – $26.00 (ZAR-230.00)

A Tourist Map of Rhodesia.

Scale: 22 kilometres to 10 millimetres. Minor edge-wear.


Price – $12.00 (ZAR-150.00)

A Traditional Way of Life. The Story of the Kalk Bay Fishermen.

Signed by George Stibbe and Iain Moss. Numerous b&w photographs and illustrations.

Price – $65.00 (ZAR-800.00)

A Vanished World

Forward by Elie Wiesel. A comprehensive selection of the author’s celebrated photographs of the Jews of Eastern Europe taken between 1934 and 1939 as he explored cities and villages. These photographs preserve for posterity unforgettable images of Jewish life. Author’s signature blindstamped onto front cover.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-600.00)

A View from the Ridge. Johannesburg Retrospect.

Signed by the author with inscription. Previous owner’s name on title page. From the ‘South African Yesterdays – Number 6″ series. Price – $11.00 (ZAR-130.00)

A Vision of Eden. The Life and Work of Marianne North

A richly illustrated biography of this well renowned British botanical artist.

Price – $17.00 (ZAR-200.00)

A Visit to London: Containing a Description of the Principal Curiosities in the British Metropolis

A Visit to London: Containing a Description of the Principal Curiosities in the British Metropolis

A Visit to London: Containing a Description of the Principal Curiosities in the British Metropolis

Title page

Title page

A World With A View – An Inquiry into the Nature of Scenic Values

“In articulating his own understanding of what our future course must be if we are to create and maintain an aesthetically satisfying environment, Tunnard surveys a range of subjects from the early application of the scientific method in the study of natural history to specific American, European and Asian renewal projects.”

Price – $13.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Aan Tafelbaai’s Strand of Twintig Jaren Uit Het Leven van Een Kapenaar (1791-1811)

From the “Zuid-Afrikaanse Historie Biblioteek”.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Aardrijkskundig Handboek van Zuid Afrika.

Text: Dutch. Translated from English. Includes a hand-coloured map of the Cape of Good Hope. Repairs to map with clear tape on the verso. One closed tear to a fold.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-750.00)

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)

Across the River and into the Trees.

The first UK edition published three days before the American edition. Very minor edge-wear to the jacket. Top and bottom inside edges of the jacket reinforced with tape. Untrimmed lower-edge.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Actors of the Century, A Play-Lover’s Gleanings from Theatrical Annals

Some foxing to pages. Page edges are untrimmed.

ADA – Art, Design, Architecture. Vol 9

A South African art journal, size A3, lavishly illustrated including both colour and black white images usually devoted to a single theme. This edition focuses upon work and art of South African men, namely Albie Sachs, George Pemba, Handspring Puppets and Chicken Man to name a few. Staple-bound card wraps with scuff marks and light foxing to covers. Small creases on spine.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Adolph Jentsch

Adolph’s water-colours and oil’s, presented here on his 85th anniversary as an artist.


Price – $78.00 (ZAR-800.00)

Adolph Jentsch

An illustrated monograph signed by the author, Olga Levinson.


Price – $83.00 (ZAR-850.00)

Adolph Jentsch

The life and work of this German – South West African artist.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-900.00)

Adolph Jentsch.

Adolph’s water-colours and oil’s, presented here on his 85th anniversary as an artist. Pictorial linen boards showing general wear and tear. Tear in the cloth on spine. Glue stains on back cover. English, German and Afrikaans text.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-800.00)

Adriaan Boshoff. The Man and His Work.

Standard edition limited to 1500 numbered copies of which this copy is numbered 720. Contents clean and tightly bound

Price – $140.00 (ZAR-1400.00)

Adriaan Boshoff. The Man and His Work.

Standard edition limited to 1500 numbered copies of which this copy is numbered 789. Small stain to lower page edges. Remains of small label on top of spine which has been removed causing some of the laminated covering to be torn off. Contents clean and tightly bound

Price – $140.00 (ZAR-1400.00)

Adventure at the Cape of Good Hope in December 1672.

Transcribed and edited from the original manuscript in the Royal Library, Copenhagen by Henning Henningsen. Translated and annotated with additional material by Douglas and Vera Varley. Illustrated white card boards and cloth spine have light wear. Contents are clean and tightly bound.

Price – $9.00 (ZAR-90.00)

Adventure at the Cape of Good Hope in December 1672.

Transcribed and edited from the original manuscript in the Royal Library, Copenhagen by Henning Henningsen. Translated and annotated with additional material by Douglas and Vera Varley. Illustrated white card boards and cloth spine have light wear. Contents are clean and tightly bound.

Price – $9.00 (ZAR-90.00)

Adventures in Africana

Three lectures given by D.H. Varley.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-120.00)