Shaka’s Country – A book of Zululand

A history of Zuland, with index, 206pp.

Price – $13.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Shakespeare at Maynardville

“This book commemorates the 50th anniversary and celebrates the concerted effort on the part of theatre enthusiasts.” With numerous black and white photographs. Signed by the author.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-550.00)

Shipwreck! Courage and Endurance in the Southern Seas

140pp, with black and white plates.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Shipwreck! Courage and Endurance in the Southern Seas

140pp, with black and white plates.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Simon’s Town a Postcard History 1900-1913

Laminated cloth boards with very slight sunning to the spine.

Simon’s Town: A Postcard History 1900- 1913

A pictorial history in postcards of Simon’s Town at the turn of the century. Laminated pictorial paper boards, with bottom right corner bumped & small chip to back board. Signed by the author on the title page.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Sir James Rose Innes: Selected Correspondence 1884 -1902

A selection of correspondence from Sir Innes from his entry of the Cape House of Assembly in 1884 to his leave in 1902.


Price – $15.00 (ZAR-110.00)

South Africa The Peasant’s Revolt

A focus on the developments in the Transkei during apartheid when resistance to the imposition of the bantustan system took the form of open rebellion.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-130.00)

South African Balloons

13pp, foxed throughout. The paper cover is split along the spine, but considering the age and the fact that it is only paper with no binding it has survived well. Sub title is ” A skit on the Boom” and author is identified as ” An Observer”  A satire on the economy and politics of the diamond and goldfields.

South African Genealogies Vol. I A-C

A record of old South African family names up to at least 1930. Vol. I A-C

Price – $73.00 (ZAR-700.00)

South African War Medal 1877- 8 – 9 The Medal Roll

267pp, with some notes by the author, otherwise roll according to year and regiment, with enlarged black and white images of the medals.



Price – $180 (ZAR-1900)

South West

Text by Johann Richter, photographs by Gerald Cubitt and others. Covers show edge wear, crease on lower corner of front board. DW has severe creasing and chipping top and bottom with fading and creasing to spine.

South West Africa Annual 1974

South West Africa Annual 1974

South West Africa Annual 1974

South West Africa Survey 1974

Published by the Department of Foreign Affairs, at the time when the future of SWA was under discussion, with independence from South Africa pending. Many colour photographs.

Price – $17 (ZAR-170)

Splintered Crucifix

Early Pioneers for Christendom on Madagascar and the Cape of Good Hope.



Price – $30.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Stellenbosch 1679-1929

Text is clean and clear with numerous reproductions of linocuts and a section of black and white photographs. Text is in Afrikaans. Ink inscription to the ffep.

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Stellenbosch 1866-1966 Hundred Jaar Hoer Onderwys

Stoffsammlung zu einer Geschichte von Südwestafrika und Südafrika

An early collection of material, providing a brief history of South-West and South Africa. Text in German.

Price – $35 (ZAR-380)

Stories of the Early American Missionaries in South Africa

No date of publication, probably about 1934. Some pencil writing on back cover and half-title page. Small marks on covers and corners a little bent but overall a neat clean copy.

Studies in the History of Cape Town (three volumes)

A compilation of papers on the topic of local history, many of them inspired by developments in the field of urban history, drawing on oral history and a commitment to writing the history of the ‘inarticulate’ ordinary men and women.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Studies in the Social and Economic History of the Witwatersrand 1886-1914. 2 volumes.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Südwestafrika; wirtschaftlicher Ratgeber und allgemeine Anleitung, besonders für Auswanderungslustige

South West Africa; Economic advice and general guidance, especially for those who are emigrating. With multiple illustrations – lacking map to rear. Text in
German.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Suid-Afrikaanse Weermag Oorsig


A well illustrated overview of SA’s armed forces.

Sunrise on the Langeberge

“The immigrant who remained to love, serve and enjoy his adopted country” 197pp


Price – $20 (ZAR-180)

Table Mountain: Our National Heritage After Three Hundred Years

Illustrated with a full colour frontis and numerous other b/w plates. Endpapers yellowed and edges browned. Previous owner’s bookplate to front paste-down. No DW.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)