The Little Karoo.

Ten beautiful and emotional tales of people from the Karoo.

Price – $18.00 (ZAR-120.00)

The Long Journey of Poppie Nongena.

Bestseller and winner of three literary prizes. Previous owner’s name on fep.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-120.00)

The Modern British Essayists. 8 Volume Set.

Vol. I. : T. Babington Macaulay. Vol. II. : Archibald Alison. Vol. III. : Rev. Sydney Smith. Vol. IV. : John Wilson. Vol. V. : Thomas Carlyle. Vol. VI. : Lord Jeffrey. Vol. VII. : Talfourd and Stephen. Vol. VIII. : Sir James Mackintosh. Published between 1846 and 1848. Rebound. Front joint of Volume VIII detached. Half leather binding with marbled boards and edges.



Price – $450.00 (ZAR-3800.00)

The Poetical Work of Thomas Moore, Complete in Three Volumes

Three Volume set in the ‘Collection of Ancient and Modern British Authors’-series (Vols CCCVII – CCCIX in the series). Text clean and clear with only slight age toning to the edges.


Price – $95.00 (ZAR-950.00)

The Poetical Works of Robert Burns

Red marbled end pages and half leather red binding with gilt and red cloth. Gilt page edges, 500pp with first line index and contents. With illustrations. No publication date.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

The Poetical Works of Thomas Pringle

A scarce 1st edition with illustration of the poem ‘Bechuana Boy’, a frontis illustration of the author and vignette to title page. Bound in orignial brown cloth binding with decorative tooling to both boards, gilt titles and decorations to spine. Head and foot of spine chipped, some wear and fraying along board edges. Tide marks to frontis and plates. Light browning to leaves.

Price – $200.00 (ZAR-2800.00)

The Pyramid

Jacket cover has slight shelf wear to top and bottom of spine.

The Red Pony

Price stamp to front fep. Pages are age toned. Reading copy.

Price – $6.00 (ZAR-50.00)

The Regal Phantasm Shakespeare and the Politics of Spectacle

In excellent condition.

The Rhymes of a Red-Cross Man

Clean sound copy with just a past owner’s name in ink on front fep and a slightly faded spine.

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

With 12 photogravures. Slight scuffing and wear to covers. Browning to endpapers. Previous owner’s inscription on front free endpaper.

Price – $24.00 (ZAR-220.00)

The Scandal of Ulysses: The Sensational Life of a Twentieth-Century Masterpiece

In excellent condition

The Shadowy Waters.

A first edition copy of this Yeats poem bound in blue ridged cloth boards with bevelled edges. Edgewear to boards with spine edges and corners lightly frayed. Headband at top of spine missing. Flower, petal motif and lettering in gilt. Gift inscription to previous owner on fep and remnants of bookplate to the pastedown. Foxing to the feps. Some splitting to the binding at page 32.

Price – $300.00 (ZAR-3500.00)

The Story of a Short Life

Foxing to pages, with damage to spine and boards.

The Unpublishable Memoirs

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-120.00)

The Unpublishable Memoirs.

Blue cloth boards with fraying to edges. Scuffing. Foxing and age toning to prelims. Frontispiece illustration. A collection of eleven short stories. No published date on title page.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-120.00)

The Vicar of Wakefield

Miniature copy. Slight wear to edges of covers. Previous owner’s inscription to front free endpaper. Faint browning to frontispiece. Otherwise clean sound copy.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-450.00)

The Vicor of Wakefield

Binding is slightly shaken with usual age toning.

The Works of John Galsworthy – Selected Volumes

Grove Editions: Vols: 3, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 22. Includes the complete Forsythe Saga and ‘A Modern Comedy’

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-300.00)

The Works of Shakspere Revised from the Best Authorities: With a Memoir, and Essay on His Genius. 3 volumes.

Good decorative bindings, lavishly illustrated. Scattered foxing throughout the set. 3 volumes, Comedies, Tragedies & Histories – (with a Memoir and Essay by Barry Cornwall).

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-990.00)

The Works of The Ettrick Shepherd, Tales and Sketches

The Centenary Edition, Vol.I & II by the Rev. Thomas Thomson. Both volumes inscribed by Janet Ballantyne, Galashiels.

Price – $100.00 (ZAR-900.00)

Theatre And Humanism: English Drama in the Sixteenth Century

This copy has is unread.

There’s a Secret Hid Away : Memories of unusual experiences and mysteries in Southern Africa and African isles; strange tales and legends and unrecorded adventures; and people who crossed the author’s path and left him wondering.




Price – $20.00 (ZAR-170.00)

Thomas Pringle – His life, times and poems

Wear to edges and corners of covers. Sunning to spine. Prize sticker on front paste down. School stamp on front free endpaper. Light foxing to endpapers.Wear to edges and corners of covers. Sunning to spine. Prize sticker on front paste down. School stamp on front free endpaper. Light foxing to endpapers.



Price – $32.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Titus Alone