Album: Souvenir of Cape Town.

Souvenir booklet of colour lithographic photographs circa 1915, depicting scenes of the old promenade pier, architecture in Adderley and Strand streets, South African library, Railway Station, scenic coastal road and others. Price – $34.00 (ZAR-400.00)

Album: Views of South Africa.

Photographs of the major cities and towns in South Africa including Bulawayo. One page missing between Buffalo and Umgeni Rivers.

Price – $23.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Album: Africa Occidental. A Photographic and Descriptive Album by C Moraes.

Text: Portuguese. Part 3 of a 4 volume series. A rare anthropological photographic album of Portuguese-speaking West Africa featuring the Angolan landscape and inhabitants from the towns of Novo Redondo (now called Sumbe); Benguella and the Rio Quicombo river area. Photographs protected by tissue-guards.

Price – $300.00 (ZAR-3200.00)

Album: South Africa. Cape Town, Simon’s Town, Port Elizabeth, Kimberley and South African Gold Fields.

Small album with fold-out photographs. Reinforcement repairs to folds and one tear. Some abrasions to photographs. Price – $160.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

Album: Wellington. The Empire City. Illustrated 42 views.

Black and white photographs featuring scenes of architecture, harbour and ships, nature and social activities.

Price – $65.00 (ZAR-700.00)

Album: Wonderland of the Hot Lakes District, New Zealand. 42 views.

Black and white photographs of the area with scenes of nature, architecture, social activities and people.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Album. Furka u. Grimselpass

Text: German. Furka and Grimsel Pass are high mountain passes in the Swiss Alps located in one of the snowiest regions in Switzerland. It’s one of the world’s most iconic, exhilarating and exciting drives. Black and white photographs. Circa: 1900s. Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Albumen Print: 4 Horses and Cart

3 Corners of the mount are clipped along with two corners of the photograph. Faded inscription to the bottom left and a date to the lower right corner. Verso is browned and chipped and bears photographer’s stamp. A team of four horses draws a cart with two individuals seated, one holding a whip.

Price – $13.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Albumen Print: Ile de Phylae

Some creases, fading and a small chip along the edges. Some fox marks to the top and verso. This photograph shows the temple complex at Philae with paddle boats visible on the Nile in the background.

Price – $18.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Albumen Print: The Montagu Hotel

Print mounted on card to fashion a post card – addressed to a recipient in Stellenbosch and containing two halfpenny stamps and a cancellation from Monatgu post office. Card is foxed, especially to verso. Small chip missing from bottom edge of photograph and photograph lightly faded. 11 Figures on the veranda of the Montagu hotel. At the top of the steps a man with a small, white dog and on the second step, a leopard.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Algeria and Tunis in 1845. Volume 1 & 2

An account of a journey made through the two regencies by Viscount Fielding and Captain Kennedy. In half leather over green cloth. With 2 engraved frontispieces. Some rubbing to the leather and boards of both vols. Two small cataloguing labels to foot of each spine. Funchal English Rooms bookplate to front paste downs and rubber stamp to title pages. Frontis of vol. 2 present, but loosed. Leaves with scattered foxing and browning. VG copies overall.

Price – $230.00 (ZAR-2500.00)

All About Baby. (Baby book)

Kathleen Ainslie’s baby book for her daughter, Margaret and later her son, John Dickson Parker. Kathleen Ainslie was active in the years 1900-1911. She is best-known for her series of children’s books based on jointed Dutch peg dolls which were popular during the 19th and early-20th centuries.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-950.00)

All that Glittered. Selected Correspondence of Lionel Phillips 1890 – 1924.

Very good clean and tightly bound copy.
Includes fold out map. DW scuffed with nicks to edges. Small closed tear at base of spine.

Price – $17.00 (ZAR-180.00)

All That Glittered. Selected Correspondence of Lionel Phillips 1890-1924.

The letters in this volume have been drawn mainly from the archives of three major companies with which Lionel Phillips was associated: H Eckstein & Co., Wernher, Beit & Co., and Central Mining and Investment Corporation Ltd. Black boards in very good condition. Contents clean and well bound. DW scuffed, edgeworn with small tear to spine area. Small nicks to edges.

Price – $17.00 (ZAR-180.00)

All Things Considered: Poems

Inscribed and signed by author on front flyleaf. DW price clipped. DW faded at spine and folds, chipped along top edge.

Alone to Everest

The bottom pages are untrimmed. and jacket cover is bumped on top and bottom of spine. Previous owner’s name on fep.

Alternatives to the Bulldozer: An Economic Approach to Squatter Housing, with Lessons from South Africa

Occasional paper No.6 issued by the Department of Economics, University of Natal, Durban, 1977. Staple bound in paper wraps. Tide mark to top edge of front wrap. Leaves are yellowed. Good overall.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-180.00)

AltNewLand/Old New Land

Numerous illustrations on every page, some in color. Although this is a novel, this edition, through its illustrations and additional material, functions as a history of the settlement of Israel. Text in Hebrew.

Price – $30,00 (ZAR-300,00)

Alvar Aalto

A retrospective of Aalto’s works, illustrated with photographs and design sketches. 275pp. Commentary in German, French and English.

Price – $85 (ZAR-1200)

Amazons of the Avant-garde

Published in conjunction with the exhibition of 1999-2000. Numerous colour and black-and-white plates. In as new condition.

Price – $48.00 (ZAR-400.00)

Amid Snowy Wastes. Wild life on the Spitsbergen Archipelago

Illustrated with two maps and 114 illustrations from photographs by the author. Ex-circulating library, with bookplates to the paste down

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Amiralty House Simon’s Town

“Admiralty House presents not only the history of the house, but also that of its many distinguished occupants and visitors over nearly two centuries.” Signed by the author. With numerous colour illustrations.

Price – $65.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Amtlicher Anzeiger für Deutsch-Ostafrika

Morogoro News no’s 9 and 11 for 21st and 31st March 1916. Some staining to no. 9.

Price – $40 (ZAR-450.00)

An account of King’s College-Chapel, in Cambridge.

(Embellished with a plate of the chapel and a print of the author executed by a gentleman of the University. Including a character of Henry VI. And a short history of the foundation of his two Colleges, King’s and Eton). Spine hinge cracked with scuffing to boards.

Price – $110.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

An Account of the Cape of Good Hope

‘An historical view of its original settlement by the Dutch, its capture by the British 1n 1795 and the different policy pursued there by the Dutch and British governments. Also a sketch of its geography, productions, the manners and customs of the inhabitants etc. etc.’ Worn covers. Covers loose. Sporadic foxing throughout. Advertisements at the back for other books by the publisher.

Price – $640.00 (ZAR-6000.00)