Views of Cape Town and Suburbs

21 full page photographic reproductions, including 2 double page images. Showing cape Town, from the City bowl to Simon’s Town and Sea Point. All photos by T.D. Ravenscroft of Rhondebosch. Published c. 1900. Binding neatly repaired with linen strips. Some general wear to the boards.

Price – $140.00 (ZAR-1500.00)

Visions D’Orient Bilder vom Orient

In French and German, photographs from the 19th century, an attempt to answer the question of why Occidentals find the Orient so fascinating – its role in representing spirituality and contemplation, and of the meeting of the two cultures through photography. An exhibition called Focus East at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem accompanied the book.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

William Earl of Craven & the Art of Photography

240pp, illustrated throughout. The front free end paper is creased from top to bottom. Otherwise in excellent condition.

Price – $36.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Young Nudes. Study from Japan.

“Nakamura’s artistry, skill, taste and imagination mark him as one of the top artists in nude photography. The photographs appearing in this collection are selected from Nakamura’s Japanese edition of “Young Nudes” and “Dessin of Nudes”. Price – $140.00 (ZAR-1700.00)

Zielen Warszawy

Photographic volume depicting Warsaw. Numerous b/w illustrations. Supplementary pamphlet describing images, with parallel text in English, Polish, English and German. Bound in pale cloth boards. Corners bumped, top corner of front board creased. Inscription to f.f.e.p. DW fair, with chip to spine and fraying to edges. Creases to 4 leaves with minimal encroachment into images.

Price – $24.00 (ZAR-220.00)