18 Poems

The author’s first book of poems. This is the Fortunate Press edition. 2nd edition with the Knole Park Press imprint at the foot of the last page.

Price – $150.00 (ZAR-1600.00)

1851 or The Adventures of Mr and Mrs Sandboys and Family, who came up to London to “enjoy themselves” and to see the Great Exhibition.

Price – $140.00 (ZAR-950.00)

A Bash in the Tunnel: James Joyce By the Irish

Edited by John Ryan.

A book of hand written poetry

156 pages of neatly written poetry. Label to the front paste down states: James Taylor, West Boglon, Auchinblae. 1st January 1885. It appears to be a re-written collection of 19th century Scottish poetry. Some grubbiness to the pages and insect damage to the binding.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-600.00)

A Lexicon of the German in Finnegan’s Wake

Paperback with slight discolouration to cover .

A Metrical Outline of Cape History and Chronology

Historical poem on the Cape. Original pink paper wraps bound in red cloth boards with black titles to spine. Ink inscriptions to front paste down, f.f.e.p. and title page. Leaves are age toned with occasional fox marks.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-280.00)

A Moveable Feast

Previous owner’s name to the fep. with a small abrasion where something has been rubbed out. Booksellers label to the paste-down. Tape reinforcement to the top and bottom edges of the jacket. The jacket is price clipped. Red tint to top-edge.

Price – $48.00 (ZAR-650.00)

A Prospect of the Sea and Other Stories of Prose and Writing

Crease to the fep. Otherwise a near perfect copy. Paper tape reinforcing to the top and bottom edges of the jacket.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-400.00)

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

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

Across the River and into the Trees.

The first UK edition published three days before the American edition. Very minor edge-wear to the jacket. Top and bottom inside edges of the jacket reinforced with tape. Untrimmed lower-edge.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Adventures in the Skin Trade.

A crisp first edition of this work.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-500.00)

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)

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)

Beechen Vigil and other poems

Twenty-four poems printed on handmade paper.

Price – $88.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Birds & Beasts In Africa

Written during his time as Chief Scout while staying at the Outspan, Nyeri, these musings on nature was written for the enjoyment of younger readers.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Brave New World

Brave New World was Huxley’s fifth novel and first dystopian work inspired by the Utopian novels of H. G. Wells. Front free end paper and rear prelim removed. Splitting to the gutter to the front and rear paste-downs. Some light foxing throughout.

Price – $150.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

Burmese Days. A Novel.

A very crisp copy of the reprint of the uniform edition.

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-850.00)

By-Line: Ernest Hemingway

Selected articles and despatches recording the adventure that was his life, and the events from which he fashioned his masterpieces. Edited by William White with comments by Philip Young.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Cities, Plains and People: Poems By Lawrence Durrell

Spine slightly discoloured, boards clean. Lower corners of boards mildly bumped. Minor foxing to front and back endpapers.

Cleanness

Dust jacket has minor wear to edges and some scuffing. Edited by J.J.Anderson. Poetry

Coming up for Air. A Novel.

A very good copy of the reset, new edition of this work. Price sticker to the inside flap of the jacket. Small nicks to the head and foot of the jacket at the spine. Red tint to top-edge.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

Contemplation & Other Stories.

Translated by Kevin Blahut. Illustrated by Kip Bauersfeld.

Price – $8.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Crime Out of Mind

First edition. Crime thriller set in the Austrian Tyrol. The case of Peregrine’s Tilly is solved with usual wit of Dagobert and Jane. Dust jacket has a small loss to left hand corner and chipping to edges. Good firm copy

Critical Essays.

A very good copy of the reset second impression of this work. Bookseller’s label to the front pastedown. Dust jacket is edge worn with small chips to the head and foot of the spine. Open tear to head and foot of spine. Some creasing and rubbing. Closed tear to lower fold of front flyleaf.

Price – $55.00 (ZAR-650.00)