In the Land of Afternoon


Text clean. Some darkening of the leaves. Light foxing in certain areas. DW shows wear and a section of spine area torn from the rest of the jacket. Front flap detached from the body of the jacket.

In the Land of Afternoon

Previous bookseller’s label to the front paste down. Pages are age toned. DW in very poor condition – split in half with the spine area missing and other losses.


Price – $18.00 (ZAR-160.00)

In the Wake of the Wake

This is a very good copy, but unfortunately has minor fishmothing to edges of dj.

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)

James Joyce: The first Revision of the 1959 Classic

Very slight wear to edges of dust jacket.

James Joyce’s Disunited Kingdom and the Irish Dimension

Sunned spine. Dj still very bright and neat.

James Joyce’s Exiles a Textual Companion

Green cloth cover in excellent condition.

James Joyce’s Scribbledehobble the UR-workbook for Finnegan’s Wake

Very well kept copy. Minor scuffing visible on back of dustwrapper which is white.

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)

Joyce and Dante: The Shaping Imagination

Small tear head of back of dj. Minor foxing to fore-edge.

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)

Kinosie

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

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Klonkie Kandas.

Text: Afrikaans. A thin book of children’s poetry. Humorous and expressive illustrations by Dieter Aschenborn.

Price – $20.00 (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)

Lady Windemere’s Fan : A Play about a Good Woman

Previous owners’ names inked to the front paste down and the ffep. Binding shows slight insect damage and wear.


Price – $23.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Lamia’s Winter -Quaters

Poetry. Decorative green leather with sunning to the spine and edges and some scuffing. In good condition

Le Rouge et Le Noir

Les grands romanciers des XVIIIe et XIXe siecle. Two-volume set. Text clean and binding tight but covers and fore edges are a little soiled.

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)

Malachite Casket, Tales from the Urals

Browning to front and end papers, with a piece missing from the top front corner.