An Introduction to Astronomy in a Series of Letters from a Preceptor to his Pupil.

Numerous copper-plate engravings, some folding. Lacking front board, otherwise complete. First seven pages are loose. Previous owner’s inscription to the fep.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Analysis of Ornament

“The characteristics of styles. An introduction to the study of the history of ornamental art.” Illustrated throughout.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Ancient Ashanti Chieftaincy

Paperback in good condition. errata slip tipped in.

Ancient West Mexico: Art and Archaeology of the Unknown Past

Archaeologists document the sculptural accomplishments of the region. With 446 illustrations, 258 in colour. As new.

Price – $98.00 (ZAR-900.00)

Ander Het Gese.

Text: Afrikaans. Illustrated by Walter Battiss. Gift inscripton on fep. A collection of quotes from around the world and which the author found insightful, controversial, sometimes even irritating.

Price – $130.00 (ZAR-1400.00)

André Breton and the First Principles of Surrealism

A companion volume to ‘What is Surrealism? Selected Writings of André Breton’. Maroon paper boards with silver titles to spine. DW very good despite sunning to spine and 2cm closed tear to back panel. A very good copy overall.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Andrew Smith’s Journal of His Expedition Into the Interior of South Africa 1834 – 36 / Edited and with an Introduction and Notes By William F Lye

‘An authentic narrative of travels and discoveries, the manners and customs of the Native Tribes, and the physical nature of the country’. Text is clean and clear with black-and-white illustrations throughout. Boards show very little wear. DW shows wear, scuffing and slight chipping. Ex libris to the ffep.

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

Andy Warhol. “Giant” Size.

The life of Andy Warhol. Richly illustrated with art and photography.

Price – $100.00 (ZAR-1400.00)

Anecdotes of Painting in England; with some accounts of the principal artists; and incidental notes on other arts.

Collected by the late Mr George Vertue. Vol 1, 3, 4 and engravers. Missing Vol 2.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Angel in the Studio. Women in the Arts and Crafts Movement 1870-1914.

Brown boards with minor shelf wear. Minor staining to paste-downs and feps with a personal inscription on the first free page. Two closed tears and some foxing to DW with browning to edges.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Angola – Ensaio Sobre A Vida E Accao De Paiva Couceiro Em Angola Que Se Publica Ao Reeditar Se O Seu Relatorio De Governo

This essay, written on the extraordinary life of De Paiva Coucerio, who started his rise to prominence as an officer in Angola in 1889 before becoming Colonial governor in 1907. Fiercely loyal to the King, he was branded a counter revolutionary and persecuted but always clung to the ideal “Empire we are, Empire we must remain.”

Price – $29.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Angola – Operasie Savannah 1975-1976

Angola – Operasie Savannah 1975-1976. With numerous black and white photographs and a fold out map at the back. Text in Afrikaans.

Angola – Your Neighbour

A handbook of information on the land’s history, geography, water supply, climate, flora and fauna, cities and population and more of the vast land of Angola. Includes map in good condition.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Angola Tourist Year-Book. No. 1. 1963-1964

Trilingual – Portuguese, French and English. A guide covering aspects such as climate, flora and fauna, transport, hunting and fishing, hotel and boarding houses and more. Colour and b&w photographs and advertisements. Published C.1962

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Angsland (‘n proses)

Poems by anti-apartheid activist, poet and academic Hein Willemse. Staple bound in pictorial paper wraps. Very faint browning to verso of title page. Text in Afrikaans.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-420.00)

Animal Farm. A Fairy Story.

A very good copy of the April 1951 reprint of the cheap edition of this work. Age toning to the prelims and page edges.

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Animals and Maps.

The history of animal illustrations on maps. Red boards in very good condition. DW is price clipped and has a 4cm tear to the front with some chipping to the top edge. Illustrated feps. Contents clean and well bound.

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Anleitung zur Ausübung der Batik-Technik (Wachs-Färbe-Kunst) von Albert Reimann. Bildhauer u. Kunstgewer

Pamphlet. Text: German. Translation: Instructions for Exercising the Batik Technique (wax color art) by Albert Reimann – Sculptor and Artisan. Piece of batik cloth pasted on title page with a batik fabric colour chart at the rear.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Annals of the South African Museum

Volume 70. Some Nguni Crafts Part 3 -Wood carving. Paperback with slight wear edges of spine otherwise in very good condition.

Annals of the South African Museum

Volume 70. Some Nguni Crafts Part 2 -The uses of horn, bone and ivory. Paperback with slight wear edges of spine otherwise in very good condition.

Annals of the South African Museum

Volume 70. Some Nguni Crafts Part 1 -Calabashes. Paperback with very slight wear edges of spine otherwise in very good condition.

Annals of the South African Museum

Volume 75. Lobedu Pottery Part 8. Paperback with very slight scuffing to cover otherwise in very good condition.

Annals of the South African Museum

Volume 88. Human Burials from Byneskranskop, Bredarsdorp district , Cape province , South Africa. Part 2 – Paperback in very good condition.

Annals of the South African Museum

Volume 91. The outline of an eighteenth -century economic system in South-East Africa Part 2 – Paperback in very good condition.

Annals of the South African Museum

Volume 94. Lobedu Material culture a comparative study of the 1930s and the 1970s Part 3 – Paperback with slight scuffing to the spine otherwise in good condition.