A Kipling Anthology, Verse

Scratch to the leather on the front board, otherwise very good.

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 Master Plan for Port Louis Mauritius. A Report.

Small mark on page 16. Age toning to front and rear feps and map edges. Some edge-wear to first pull-out map.

Price – $95.00 (ZAR-950.00)

A Master Plan for Port Louis, Mauritius. A Report.

Age-toning to pastedowns, feps and fold-out maps. Small tear to two of the large fold-out maps. Light creasing to third map. The pages opposite the maps have been imprinted with age-toning.

Price – $95.00 (ZAR-950.00)

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 Narrative of a Visit to the Mauritius and South Africa

Functionally repaired with new spine piece, new front free-end paper and re-hinged with linen tape. Boards are original and show some general wear. Binding is secure.

Price – $450.00 (ZAR-4300.00)

A Narrative of A Visit to The Mauritius and South Africa

Re-bound in brown buckram. Tide marks to a few plates otherwise very good. Tissue guards to the illustrations and large folding map of South Africa loose at the rear.

Price – $400.00 (ZAR-4600.00)

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)

A Naturalist on the Prowl, or In the Jungle

Slight shelfwear to boards. Fore edges of pages slightly discoloured. A very clean copy.

A Naturalist Remembers

Binding is good with clear and neat text, with and a dated (1964) ink inscription on fep.

A Nobody In Mashonaland or The Trials and Adventures of A Tenderfoot.

Now a region in a Northern Zimbabwe, this author tells the tale of his experiences in Mashonaland and explains in a humorous fashion what it was like to be white and unused to the harsh terrain.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-180.00)

A Photograph Album – Motor Trip. Jan – Feb 1931. To & from Kimberley to Cape Town

64 black and white photographs showing Swellendam, Graaff Reinet, the Cango Caves, Mossel Bay, Cape Town, Hermanus, etc. Most photographs captioned in white. Some minor repairs to the album. The name Mildred Ellis Stock written to the inside of front board.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-280.00)

A Photographic Album

Photographs, mostly of the South African countryside, 133 in total, dating from the early 20th Century. Some photographs of steam trains and one of the station at Elandshoek, 40 km West of Nelspruit. Bound in red, pebbled cloth with gilt lettering to front board. Edges and corners of boards worn and scuffed, spine missing and many leaves loosed and foxed. Condition poor overall, but most photographs good.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-300.00)

A Photographic Guide to the Wildflowers of South Africa

Colour photographs with descriptions and distribution maps. Previous owner’s stamp.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-240.00)

A Photographic Postcard of a Steam Train – Mombasa.

Titled “A Narrow Squeak”. Photographer W.A. Young. The stamp has been removed. The remains of the Mombasa postmark are visible, with the date 1903.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-280.00)

A Photographic Postcard of Penguins at Luderitz.

A used postcard with the Luderitzbucht postmark. Posted to Cape Town in 1906. Inscribed to the front Luderitzbacht 15.12.06 and G.C.S.

Price – $5.00 (ZAR-60.00)

A Photographic Postcard Showing Luderitz.

Inscribed to the front and back. With the Luderitzbach postmark and stamp of 1906.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-140.00)

A Pokot (Suk) Spear and Shield

The Pokot hail from North Western Kenya, near the Ugandan border. Both items are pre 1930’s and were certainly in use prior to that. The throwing spear is made from mined, non-industrial metal and is complete with the sinew sheath, indicating a highly sharpened blade. Spears of this kind were also used for sacrificial purposes (killing an ox). Only elders were aloud to participate in this ritual killing. The matching shield is made from Rhinoceros or Giraffe hide. Both items have been professionally maintained in museum quality condition.

Price – $700.00 (ZAR-6500.00)

A Procession of Them

Images of patients in psychiatric institutions in a variety of countries taken by photographer, Eugene Richards. With a DVD of a short film directed and narrated by the author. In clean sound condition.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-140.00)

A Provisional Map of N.W, Rhodesia

Fold out map. Edward Stanford, Geographer to the King blind-stamped on bottom right hand corner. c.1908.

Price – $160.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

A Record – Plumtree School 1902 – 1945

A history of Plumtree School, Southern Rhodesia.

Price – $23.00 (ZAR-230.00)

A Revision of the Genus Haemanthus L (Amaryllidaceae)

Journal of South African Botany. Supplementary Volume No. 12. Red boards with gilt lettering in very good condition. Includes 23 colour plates, 9 b/w illustrations and 23 distribution maps. Previous owner’s name in red ink on fep. Minor foxing to page edges and last few free end pages. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-900.00)

A Road to Fairyland

Foxing to prelims and minor foxing throughout. Small 2cm tear to pg. 3. Colour frontis by Arthur Rackham in perfect condition, with tissue guard. The book appears to have been recased and has new feps.