Estimates of the Expenditure of the Colony of the Cape of Good Hope for the Year 1867

57pp, some uncut. Bound with cotton thread, has remains of white stickers on 2 pages, a reference number and a pencil annotation on front cover.

Price – $17 (ZAR-180)

Felsbilder in Südafrika, Teil 1: Die Gravierungen auf Klipfontein, Kapprovinz

A German book about the rock art of the Cape Province. Includes black and white plates.




Price – $78.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Field Guide to the Eastern & Southern Cape Coasts

Hundreds of line drawings spread over 560 pages. Also 50 colour plates and numerous b&w photos. An invaluable reference for anyone interested in this coastal region.

Price – $16.00 (ZAR-220.00)

First Ladies of the Cape

Undated edition. 8 short biographic sketches of wives of some of the governors of the Cape. Name “Greenlands” appears in ink on the rear cover. A delight to read.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-100.00)

Fish Hoek: Looking Back

Selective local history of the Fish Hoek area. Perfect bound in pictorial card wraps with titles to front wrap and spine. Very good, some creasing to front wrap.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Fishermen of the Cape

An illustrated depiction of the life of the fisherman of the Cape. Light foxing to the top, fore- and lower page edges.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Five Famous Pictures of the Victoria Falls with verse from “Poems of a South African”

5 black and white reproductions of paintings of the falls by E.J. Holder.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Floods and Gales in Cape Colony

Large b/w illustrated pamphlet with accounts of the storm which struck the Cape Colony, especially Malmesbury in September, 1905. Paper wraps with some fraying to the edges and thread loosed from binding. Japanese tissue repairs to some leaves evident. Light insect damage and foxing throughout. Inscription in ink to front wrap. Good overall.

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

From the Land of the Zulu Kings.

De Luxe edition limited to 2000 copies of which this book is numbered 1866. This book concentrates mainly on the conflicts that transpired, the struggles for survival and the efforts to bring peace to a troubled land. It is in the form of a guide to many places of interest with the use of maps, photographs and illustrations.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

From the Land of the Zulu Kings.

De Luxe edition limited to 2000 copies of which this book is numbered 1308. This book concentrates mainly on the conflicts that transpired, the struggles for survival and the efforts to bring peace to a troubled land. It is in the form of a guide to many places of interest with the use of maps, photographs and illustrations. Includes loose Errata page.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Full Many A Glorious Morning

“A recent journey by rail and road in four countries of Southern Africa with the traveller going back on old tracks, striking out in new directions and moving along the highways and byways of memory.”



Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Fuzzversus, Police and Students in South Africa, Another View

Gandhi – The South African Experience

Swan “demythologises Gandhi” , challenging the orthodox account of him representing the labourers, saying in fact he represented the highest strata of the Indian community for most of his career here.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-480.00)

Gedenkschriften van Paul Kruger

Ex libris plate on fixed end paper. Foxing to end papers, pages lightly browned throughout.



Price – $22 (ZAR-200)

General Directory and Guide Book to the Cape of Good Hope and its Dependencies as well as the Border Republics – 1872.

In original board covers recently rebound into protective binding. Cape Argus Library stamp to calendar page.

Price – $180.00 (ZAR-1950.00)

Gentleman’s Walk – The Romantic Story of Cape Town’s Oldest, Streets, Lanes and Squares

‘Historical facts are interwoven with delightful glimpses in the past’. With numerous black and white illustrations and 11 colour plates. Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. Minor foxing to endpapers and page edges.

Price – $33.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Geological Survey of Natal and Zululand

A set of the three reports compiled after the geological survey of Natal and Zululand in 1901. Includes black and white plates and fold-out maps.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-700.00)

George Rex of Knysna. The authentic story.

Written by of George Rex’s descendants. Previous owners names in blue ink on ffep. Small bookseller’s label on front paste-down. Price – $12.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Geschied-Verhaal van Genadendal, de eerste Zendings-Statie in Zuid-Afrika van 1737 to 1806.

Text: Dutch. Booklet describing the history of Genadendal, the first mission-station in South Africa from 1737 to 1806.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-700.00)

Goud vir die Soeker : Die Verhaal van die Mense van die Boshoff-myne

Edges and corners of boards minimally rubbed. DW chipped at top and bottom edges and at folds, small piece missing at top of spine.

Goue Munte = Gold Coins

Parallel Afrikaans and English text. Comprises a brief outline of South Africa’s gold coins, and a survey of gold coins issued since the beginning of the 19th century in the rest of the world. Illustrated in colour.

Hard Aground. Memorable Western Cape Shipwrecks.

Signed by the author dated 11.11.08. A sequel to Forgotten Shipwrecks of the Western Cape, this book adds a further thirty shipwrecks which have largely remained forgotten or untold. Seafaring history of intrigue, unsung heroes and man’s determination and ability to rescue those who would otherwise have perished.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Helderberg College 1928 – 1953.

Silver anniversary issue of the magazine for this 7th Day Adventist higher education institution.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Historical Simon’s Town

Vignettes, reminiscences and illustrations of the harbour and community from the days of the VOC and the Royal Navy with notes on administrators, personalities, old buildings, navigation and shipwrecks.

Price – $78.00 (ZAR-850.00)

Historich Album van de Nederduische Gereformeerde Kerk in Zuid Afrika

200pp, in Dutch.


Price – $38 (ZAR-350)