The Book of Limericks

An alphabetical compilation of limericks.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

The Captain of the “Mary Rose”; A Tale of Tomorrow

A fictional modern naval war between Britain and France.



Price – $40.00 (ZAR-400.00)

The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop: a Novel

Boards clean and unscuffed; edges worn and corners bumped. Spine creased at top and bottom edges with small tears.

The Chaucer Tradition

Dj is slightly soiled from use with some minor tears to spine head and tail.

The Child World

A fine clean copy. Boards only slightly marked, top and bottom of spine chipped and corners of boards bumped.

The Chips are Down (Les Jeux Sont Faits)

Top corner of front fep. clipped. Text is clean and clear with slight age toning. Boards show little wear. DW shows some wear, scuffing, age toning and slight chipping.

The Classic – Writing from Mocambique

The Classic -  Volume 1, No. 3

The Classic - Volume 1, No. 3

The Complete Poems of Emily Bronte

Slight staining to the bottom of first few pages as well as the front paste down. Text is clean and clear. Previous owner’s name in ink to ffep. Previous book dealer’s label to front paste down. Binding shows general wear.


Price – $16.00 (ZAR-140.00)

The Complete Poetry and Prose of Whitman (2 Vols. Of 2)

Bumped corners. Slight soiling to back and front of volume one. Both volumes are nice clean copies internally, pages tight and clean.

The Crown of Wild Olive: Four Lectures on Industry and War.

Text is clean and clear. ‘Council of Education, Witwatersrand’ prize award certificate pasted to the front paste down. Binding shows slight wear.

The Eagle Has Two Heads

An English adaptation by Ronald Duncan, of the play L’Aigle a deux Tetes”” . Previous owner’s name on the fep.

The English at the North Pole.

Decorative red cloth boards and spine. Binding has been rebacked. Original boards with old spine piece covering the new spine. End papers have also been replaced. Previous owner’s inscription to the half title. Mild staining to a few pages. Gilt page edges all round.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

The Giant Book of Erotica

Sensuous highlights from the world’s erotic masterpieces.

The Golden Fleece

Dust jacket in poor condition with some losses to the spine and edges and creasing. Bound inblue cloth with lettering on spine stamped in gilt, spine is sunned , where dust jacket has part missing. Slight foxing to endpapers and fore-edge. Map endpapers. A historical novel of the legendary voyage of Jason and the Argonauts for the recovery of the Golden Fleece.

The Grapes of Wrath

The Great Siege

Slight foxing to DW and page edges.

The I of the Beholder: Identity in the Art and Writing of Breyten Breytenbach

Text is clean and clear. Previous owner’s name in ink to the front fly leaf. Cover shows slight wear.

The Innocents Abroad or The New Pilgrim’s Progress. (Being some account of the steamship ‘Quaker City’s’ pleasure excursion to Europe and the Holy Land, with descriptions of countries, nations, incidents, and adventures as they appeared to the author.

Decorative boards with bright gilt lettering. Some fading to the spine and mild edgewear. Foxing to prelims and to page edges. Small stamp of previous owner to verso of frontis. Small closed tear on bottom of dedication page. 234 illustrations.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)

The Italian Novelists : Selected from the Most Approved Authors in That Language; from the Earliest Period Down to the Close of the Eighteenth Century

Arranged in a Historical and Chronological Series. Translated from the Original Italian. Accompanied with Notes, Critical and Biographical. In Four Volumes. Bookplate to the front paste down of each volume. Text of each volume is clean and clear.



Price – $150.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

The Joycean Way

A topographical guide to Dubliners and A portrait of the artist as a young man with maps and photographs. The back of the dj has a number of lines caused by air under the plastic (was sold like that originally).

The King of the Golden River

A very nice copy with some minor foxing and age toning. Neat name on the fep. 4 col plate and numerous line drawings in true Rackham style.

The King’s Mirror

The Letters of J. E. Flecker to Frank Savery

A limited edition numbered 81-390 of which this is number 234, printed on handmade paper. vellum spine, decorative boards. Minor browning to back and front feps. 126 pages.

The Life & Opinions of Tristam Shandy, Gentleman

4 Volumes about 260pp each. No publication date, but contains an inscription dated 1929.


Price – $38 (ZAR-450)

The Literary Companion to Sex