Regency Cape Town

“Daily life in the eighteen-thirties illustrated with the hitherto unpublished Johannesburg Album of sketches by Sir Charles D’Oyly, together with his other Cape Town drawings and those of Frederick Knyvett.” 174pp

Price – $42.00 (ZAR-420.00)

Regency Cape Town.

Numbered 1031 of a limited edition of 1500 copies signed by the author. Daily life in the early 1830s illustrated with the hitherto unpublished Johannesburg Album of sketches by Sir Charles D’Oyly, together with his other Cape Town drawings and those of Frederick Knyvett. Personal inscription on front pastedown.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Report from the Select Committee appointed to inquire into the allegation contained in the Petition of Geo. Holloway

“who alleges to have suffered great loss on account of the Anti-Convict Agitation” 22pp, some uncut.

Price – $38 (ZAR-400)

Report of a Select Committee appointed by the House of Assembly to consider the opening of Meiring’s Poort

13pp, mostly uncut.

Price – $43,00 (ZAR-450,00)

Report of the Chief Inspector of Public Works for the year 1878 – with Appendices.

“Cape of Good Hope. Ministerial Department of Crown Lands and Public Works. Presented to both Houses of Parliament by command of His Excellency the Governor. 1879” 37pp, a foxed spot in top left corner of some pages, otherwise good.

Price – $19 (ZAR-200)

Report of the Select Committee appointed to consider and report on the King William’s Town Main Roads

10 pages plus 35pp of appendices and a folding map. Many pages uncut.

Price – $28 (ZAR-300)

Report of the Select Committee of the House of Assembly.

” Cape of Good Hope. Report on the claim made by the Free State for an equivalent to customs duty levied on goods passing through colonial ports, for consumption in the Free State. 43pp, two uncut.

Price – $43 (ZAR-450)

Rhodesia : Birth Of A Nation

A history of what we know today as Zimbabwe, this concise history takes us back to the 1890’s when the settlers began referring to their land as Rhodesia, and up until the year 1968 when George Thomson, the newly appointed Commonwealth secretary’s mission to strong arm Smith and the Rhodesian government fails.

Price – $13.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Rhodesia of To-day

Rhodesia of To-day : A Description of the Present Condition and the Prospects of Matabeleland and Mashonaland

Rhodesia of To-day : A Description of the Present Condition and the Prospects of Matabeleland and Mashonaland

Rivonia Masker Af.

Text in Afrikaans. The dramatic story of the Rivonia discovery and trial. Incl black/white photographs.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Rockman

“One man’s crusade against apartheid police” A policeman who fought against against apartheid from within the force. 185pp.

Price – $13 (ZAR-150)

Rockman

“One man’s crusade against apartheid police” A policeman who fought against against apartheid from within the force. 185pp.

Price – $13 (ZAR-150)

Roll of the British Settlers in South Africa.

Part 1 up to 1826. Details of more than 2000 heads of families and individual settlers who arrived in South Africa up to 1826. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering. Previous owner’s signature on fep. Edge-wear and a 2cm area of the dust jacket and front board affected by surface burn. Includes fold-out map.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Royal Visit to Cape Town Programme, 1925

“A programme of the reception and festivities in connection with the visit of the Prince of Wales to the City of Cape Town, 30th April, 1st and 2cnd May, 1925.” In English and Afrikaans with numerous black and white photographs.



Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Runner & Mailcoach

Postal History and Stamps of Southern Africa. 280pp.




Price – $70.00 (ZAR-700.00)

Runner & Mailcoach

Postal history and stamps of Southern Africa






Price – $47.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Ruwenzori & Imatongs

Being compiled of numerous journal articles from Uganda Journal (September 1955), The Geographical Journal (December 1933) and others unidentified. Contains numerous illustrations and 4 large fold out maps.

Price – $28 (ZAR-300)

Savuti the Vanishing River

Dust jacket in very good condition. Free end paper has booksellers sticker and tape marks. Good firm copy with colour photographs and illustrations.

Scenic South Africa – A Collection of Real Photographs – Round about Cape Town

Eight photographs of Cape Town tipped onto black album pages with printed captions. Photographs of: the docks, old Malay cemetery, Sea Point, Groote Schuur, Rondebosch, Rosebank, Newlands and Kalk Bay. String bound with printed card wraps.

The front wrap notes that this is the second series produced. Condition is good. Tears to the edges of the card wraps. Some light oxidation to the edges of the photos.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-600.00)

Selected Articles from the Cape Monthly Magazine (New Series 1870 – 76)

“The Cape Monthly Magazine, the longest-lived of all South African nineteenth century periodicals in English, followed in the established tradition of Cape English literary journals which began with Thomas Pringle and John Fairbairn in the mid-1820’s.”


Price – $12.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Sempe’s Walks and Sketches at the Cape of Good Hope

A reprint of Robert Semples (1798-1803) walks and sketches at the Cape Of Good Hope. Introduction by Frank R. Bradlow. Dust jacket has some scuffing and sunning to the spine.

Sequence of Time. The Story of Salisbury, Rhodesia 1900 to 1914.

Signed by the author with date on title page. Illustrated maps on pastedowns. Previous owner’s details on verso of frontispiece. Foxing to page edges. Contents and black/white photographs clean and firmly bound.

Price – $16.00 (ZAR-160.00)

Seven Builders of Johannesburg

The story of the seven most influential men in the building of Johannesburg.



Price – $15.00 (ZAR-130.00)

Simon’s Town a Postcard History 1900-1913

Laminated cloth boards with very slight sunning to the spine.

Simon’s Town Historical Society Bulletin.

Assorted volumes: Vol 1: 1-4 (1961-1962; Vol 2: 1 and 3 (1963-1964); Vol 3: 1 (1965).

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-280.00)