George Orwell

A near fine copy with a bookseller’s label to the pastedown.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Heaven & Hell

Age toning to free end papers with foxing to the rear paper. Browning to all edges

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Humorous Rhodesian Glimpses

A collection of rhymes about life in early 20th century Rhodesia, accompanied by illustrations. Sunning and oil mark to spine. Some damage to front and back cover.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Ich an Mich

Ein roman für liebende und solche die es bleiben wollen


Price – $13.00 (ZAR-150.00)

In the Heart of the Country (Signed)

Signed by the author at a CNA Award dinner April 1978. Foxing to end-papers and all edges. Dust jacket: Some edge-wear with a 1cm closed tear to top-edge. Foxing to the verso and flyleafs. Light rubbing to the spine and fold edges.

Price – $300.00 (ZAR-3500.00)

Index of Recurrent Elements in James Joyce’s Ulysses

Well kept. This is a review copy, with the relevant review slip and letter still intact

It’s a Battlefield

A novel about a communist bus driver who has been put in prison for killing a policeman during a riot.


Price – $50.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Jacaranda In The Night

A first edition of this South African novel.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-340.00)

Jock of the Bushveld.

General wear to the orange boards. Foxing to the prelims. Gift inscription to the verso of fep. Small amount of splitting to head and foot of spine. Good reading copy.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Joe Miller’s Jests: or, the Wits Vade-Mecum

Facsimile reprint of the 1739 edition. Being a collection of the most brilliant jests; the politest repartees; the most elegant bons mots, and most pleasant short stories in the English language.


Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Jovindaba se Drie Meisies



Price – $17.00 (ZAR-170.00)

Julie, ou la Nouvelle Heloyse. Lettres de deux Amants, Habitants d’une petite ville au pied des Alpes.

Nouvelle edition. Collected and published by J J Rousseau. 6 volumes in 3 books. Recased in half faux leather with marbled boards. Light foxing throughout. Slight creasing to prelims in Vol 1. Binding secure.

Price – $180.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

Keep the Aspidistra Flying.

A bright crisp copy. Booksellers label to the front paste-down. Maroon tint to top-edge.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-900.00)

Kinosie

Previous owner’s name inked to the ffep. Text is in Afrikaans.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-250.00)

La Colombiade, ou La Foi Portée au Nouveau Monde Poëme.

An illustrated, epic poem about the discovery of the New World.


Price – $2500.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Les Jumeaux de Vallangoujard

Sixty drawings and illustrated endpapers. 109 pp. Clean copy. Wear and two chips to spine. Fading around edges of front cover. Cocked. Binding sound.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Little Indabas

5 Short stories “of Kaffir, Boer and Natal life”. Oversized card wraps, frayed and chipped at the edges. Spine is browned. Binding remains neat and tight but brittle. Previous owner’s ink stamp to first blank leaves.

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Love’s Bitter-Sweet: Translations from the Irish Poets of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Price – $200.00 (ZAR-1350.00)

Marius the Epicurean. His sensations and Ideas.

Limited edition. This 2 volume set numbered 198/1000 printed on handmade Riccardi Paper. A historical and philosophical novel by Walter Pater (his only completed full-length fiction), written between 1881 and 1884, published in 1885 and set in 161–177 AD, in the Rome of the Antonines. It explores the intellectual development of its protagonist, a young Roman of integrity, in his pursuit of a congenial religion or philosophy at a time of change and uncertainty that Pater likened to his own era.

Price – $82.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Mes Souvenirs par Eugene Casalis. Ancien Missionnaire.

Quarter cloth bound boards and corners with marbled covers and feps. General wear to boards. Ex Libris bookplate sticker on inside cover and bookbinder’s label on back pastedown. Foxing throughout. Marginalia on the end pastedown and errata page. Long crack to fep. Binding secure.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Moeder Poulin

Boer War novel. Text: Afrikaans. Illustrated by Nerine Desmond. Previous owner’s name on fep and rear paste-down. Ex-library with remnants of date sheets and stamps. The word ‘Cancelled’ appears on paste-down and a number ‘238’ on contents paid. Library stamp on Pgs 125 & 79.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Nineteen Eighty Four. A Novel

Light wear with some rubbing to the dust jacket, with a 2cm closed tear to the top edge. Bookseller’s label to the front paste-down.

Price – $170.00 (ZAR-1900.00)

Number Five Joy Street

A collection of children’s stories illustrated in b/w and colour. Bound in pictorial cloth boards. Spine is rubbed and faded with shelfwear along the edges. Previous owner’s bookplate to verso of f.f.e.p. and inscription in ink to half title. Some light browning and spotting to the prelims; otherwise a good copy.

Price – $24.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Number Four Joy Street

A collection of children’s stories, illustrated in b/w and colour. Bound in pictorial cloth boards. Spine is rubbed and faded with partial tears to the cloth along the spine and shelf wear along the edges. Previous owner’s bookplate to verso of f.f.e.p. and inscription in ink to dedication page. Some light browning and spotting to the prelims; otherwise a good copy.

Price – $24.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Number Three Joy Street: A Medley of Prose and Verse for Boys and Girls

A collection of children’s stories illustrated in b/w and colour. Bound in pictorial cloth boards. Spine is rubbed and faded with a small, 3cm tear to the cloth at the head and shelfwear along the edges. Previous owner’s bookplate to verso of f.f.e.p. and inscription in ink to half title. Some light browning and spotting to the prelims; otherwise a good copy.

Price – $24.00 (ZAR-220.00)