A Round of Golf Courses. A Selection of the Best Eighteen.

Forward by Bernard Darwin. Fep missing. Spine corners bumped and discoloured. DW has some loss to spine, chipping, discolouration and is price-clipped. Contents clean.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-280.00)

A Rudimentary Treatise on the Manufacture of Bricks and Tiles; Containing an Outline of the Principles of Brickmaking, and Detailed Accounts of the Various Processes Employed in the Making of Bricks and Tiles in Different Parts of England

Original embossed red card wraps with a new spine. Scarce first edition in two parts.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-950.00)

A Sailor’s Odyssey: The Autobiography of Admiral of the Fleet, Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope

No dust jacket. Blue cloth covers in good condition displaying minor wear, with a sunned spine. Includes intact statistical fold-out.

A Second Book of South African Flowers

Issued under the Auspices of The Wild Flower Protection Society. Numerous black and white and colour plates throughout. Foxing to the back and front endpapers and flyleaves. Previous owner’s name in ink to the front paste-down. Boards show some wear. DW shows wear and chipping with minor losses to the corners and top and bottom of spine area.

A Select Bibliography of Medical Biography

A selective bibliographic listing of 19th & 20th century medical biographies.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-120.00)

A Selection of Traditional Chinese Paintings

Colour illustrations to every page with. With a short foreword and descriptions in English.

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-950.00)

A short history of Grahamstown

By the senior history master at Kingswood, a 34 page booklet bound in soft blue card. Possibly published circa 1952, there is also an edition with a red cloth cover.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-300.00)

A Song to Reality – Latin-American Photography 1860-1993

395pp, largely black and white photography. Price – $50.00 (ZAR-450.00)

A Spy in the House of Love

A Starchamber Quiry: a James Joyce Centennial Volume 1882-1982

In very good condition. Edited by E.L. Epstein

A String of copper and brass beads from Kenya

Each bead measures approximately 3mm in diameter. Strung on plant fibre, the string is approximately 10 meters long. Acquired in Kenya in the 1960’s by the previous owner.


Price – $200.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

A System of Geography Vol 4

Volume 4 only, includes among others, discussions of Asia, Russai, Turkey, Hindostan, Persia and Mallaca. No folding maps.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-300.00)

A Tapestry of Lives. Cape Women of the 17th Century.

“A series of portraits of 17th century women at the Cape of Good Hope from the early days of the settlement, namely Khoekhoe and San women, wives of bourgeois Dutch governors, slave women, peasant farmers’ wives, inn-keepers and prostitutes.”

Price – $13.00 (ZAR-150.00)

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 Taste of South-Easter

Dust jacket has some wear and slight creasing .Previous owners inscription to endpaper. Good firm copy.

A Taste of South-Easter

Memories of unusual Cape Town characters, queer shops and shows, old bars, hotels and cafes and the panorama of the streets.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-170.00)

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 Titanic Myth: The Californian Incident

A Tourist Map of Rhodesia.

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


Price – $12.00 (ZAR-150.00)

A Twist of Sand

Novel set on the Skeleton Coast (South West Africa/Namibia) during the Second World War. Past owner’s name stamped on title page. Past owner’s name and date in ink on front fep. Top fore edges of pages browned. Spine sunned.

A Vanishing World

This is the first book to offer a comprehensive selection of the photographer’s work of the Jews of Eastern Europe. The images were taken between 1934 and 1939.




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.

An abridged edition of Marianne North’s travel memoirs and pictorial record of the tropical and exotic plants of the world. Brown boards with gilded image and lettering. Spine bumped at the base. Personal inscription on fep. Scattered foxing throughout as well as to page edges. Two small closed tears to top of DW spine. Otherwise contents and photographs clean and tightly bound.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-250.00)

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)