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

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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)

A Zulu – English Dictionary – A Synopsis of Zulu Grammar and a Concise History of the Zulu People From The Most Ancient Times

This highly interesting work of non fiction is a massive labour of love by the author and it shows. Containing a thorough history of the Zulu people and their language, as well as a dictionary for about 2000 words, this is a valuable reference tool for anyone fascinated by African language studies.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-950.00)

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)

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

Zuid-Afrikaansche Historie Bibliotheek. Pages are slightly age toned, particularly along the edges. Boards show slight general wear.


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Price – $15.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Aanleiding tot den Engelsch-Transvaalchen Oorlog: Feiten, op Waarheid Gegrond, en voor het Nageslacht Verzameld

Anti-British Imperialist comic-style document. A rare and unusual commentary n the English and the Anglo-Boer War. Illustrated in colour.


Price – $135 (ZAR-1600)

Aardrijkundig handboek van Zuid Afrika

The cover is damaged on the spine and chipped and torn on the edges. spine has been repaired with tape. With an attached folding map of South Africa drawn up by Henry Hall, which is torn on one section.Browning throughout. 166pp

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Abandon Ship!

No dust jacket. Blue cloth covers in firm condition displaying minor wear and staining, with a sunned spine. An account of the sinking and subsequent controversy surrounding the loss of the U.S.S. Indianapolis on July 30.

About Sharks and Shark Attack

Dr Davies presents information about sharks, complete with colour and black & white photographs. Green tape marks on endpaper, and previous owners inscription. Bumped corner and top edge. Slight wearing at edges of dust jacket, scuffing and water stain on back cover.

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)

Aces Past

158pp, photographs of classic aircraft still flying in the 1980’s – 90’s. Mostly colour plates.

Price – $20 (ZAR-140)

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

Some foxing to pages. Page edges are untrimmed.

Ad Reinhardt

Paintings from the artist.






Price – $17.00 (ZAR-140.00)

ADA – Art, Design, Architecture. Vol 5

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 of South African women, namely Jane Raphaely, Pippa Skotness, Helen Martins and Bongiwe Dhlomo to name a few. Staple-bound card wraps with edge-wear and scuff marks. Small creases on spine.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-300.00)

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)

Adeus Angola

The author “opted for a person’s-eye view” of time spent serving in the South African Defence Force in Angola. “It is about how one man, a citizen soldier, reacted to a set of circumstances unknown to his post-war generation.” Foxing on free end page and the top and fore-edge of pages.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-460.00)

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)