Van Sending tot Kerk: 125 Jaar Rynse Sendingarbeid in Suidwes Afrika 1842-1967

Chronicling 125 years of mission work and the establishment of the church in Southwest Africa. Numerous black and white illustrations.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-800.00)

Victorian Life at the Cape 1870-1900

An illustrated account of the Cape during the Victorian era c.1870-1900. Signed by the author and illustrator. Includes 2 pocketed folding maps of the area during the period on a single sheet.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Victorian Life at the Cape, 1870-1900

Previous onwer’s details inscribed on front endpaper. Double sided map in back pocket.

Victorian Life, At the Cape 1870 – 1900

A nostalgic perspective of Victorian life in the Cape. Knox’ account of social, political and technical innovations of the late 19th Century.





Price – $37.00 (ZAR-360.00)

Village of the Sea, the Story of Hermanus

Village of the Sea

Village of the Sea

Village of the Sea. The Story of Hermanus

Price – $16.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Vintage Cape Town

Historic houses and families in and around the old Cape

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-300)

Viva l’Italia!

A catalogue of photographs with text, tracing the history of a group of Waldesians from Piedmont, Italy and how they settled in Cape Town in 1689. Previous owner’s name inked to the inside of front cover. Published date is unknown.




Price – $130.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

Vom Schutzgebiet bis Namibia 1884-1984

Text in German. With numerous illustrations and folding map in pocket inside back cover. Slight wear to edges of covers. Minor chipping to edges of dust jacket.

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-340.00)

Voor Land en Volk

A tale of South Africa from the years 1842 – 1848. This book is part of the Zuid-Afrikaansche Historie Biblitoheek.

Price – $16.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Voor Land en Volk

A tale from the years in South Africa between 1842 and 1848. This book is part of the Zuid-Afrikaanse Historie Bibliotheek.

Price – $16.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Wankie – The Story of a Great Game Reserve

211 pp with black and white photographs and illustrations




Price – $14.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Wankie; The Story of a great Game Reserve.

Ted Davidson, appointed as the first warden of Wankie Game Reserve, portrays his experiences and affection for creatures of all shapes and sizes.



Price – $24.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Welfit Oddy 100 years in South Africa

Copy number 467. Appears to have been published without a title page. The story of the Oddy family in Port Elizabeth, who manufactured vehicle bodies. Balck and white plates, 91pp.




Price – $16.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Wenn es Krieg gibt, gehen wir in die Wuste

German edition of ‘The Sheltering Dessert’. The story of Henno Martin & Hermann Korn’s journey into the Namibian dessert during the war. With numerous black and white photographs.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-160.00)

Western Provincial

An album of paintings & drawings of Western Cape architecture, furniture, interiors and objects.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Who Really Discovered South Africa

The author looks at the true early discoverers of parts of South Africa.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-420.00)

Who’s Who of Southern Africa 1960

A catalog of prominent figures in the 1960’s in Southern Africa. Includes black and white photographs.



Price – $40.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Who’s Who of Southern Africa 1994-95

A catalog of prominent figures in Southern Africa in 1994 and 1995.




Price – $40.00 (ZAR-380.00)

William Somerville’s Narrative of His Journey to the Eastern Cape Frontier and to Lattakoe 1799-1802.

With a bibliographical introduction and map and a historical introduction and notes by Edna and Frank Bradlow.





Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Wine of Constantia

Signed by the author. Contains numerous black-and-white and colour illustrations. Text is clean and clear. Boards and DW show very slight wear.

Winged Courier

130pp. The history of South African Aviation from 1871. historically correct and “abounds with adventure” Black and white plates. Previous owners name on ffep and tear to title page.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Women of South Africa

A historical, educational & industrial encyclopaedia & social directory of the women of the sub-continent.






Price – $365.00 (ZAR-3500.00)

Woodstock Glass

A history of local glass making in Cape Town, with black and white photographs. 106 pp.





Price – $45 (ZAR-600.00)

Wynberg: A Special Place

Companion volume to “Beyond the City Limits” examining the early settlement and subsequent growth into a self-sufficient municipality. Laminated pictorial paper boards; rear board scuffed. Illustrated with multiple b/w photographs. Signed by the author and dated November, 2001 on title page.


Price – $60.00 (ZAR-650.00)