Past owner’s bookplate pasted on front endpaper. Top corners of boards slightly bumped; top fore edges of pages foxed. DW has chips and tears top and bottom with small pieces missng at top of spine.
The Story of St Mary’s Diocesan School for Girls, Pretoria, 1879 – 1979. With numerous black and white illustrations.
Price – $18.00 (ZAR-180.00)
A commemoration of the Century of the First War of Independence 1880 – 1881, covering the causes, the battles, and the effects, which result in a readable account of this war. With numerous illustrations and maps.
Price – $28.00 (ZAR-280.00)
A book focusing on Livingstone’s experiences in South Africa and his views on South African policy. With 3 black and white illustrations and 1 fold-out map.
Price – $32.00 (ZAR-320.00)
A historic South African tale from the years 1652-1656. This book is part of the Zuid-Afrikaansche Historie Bibiliotheek.
Price – $16.00 (ZAR-140.00)
The experiences of a German farmer’s wife in South West Africa. Illustrated by numerous b/w photographic plates.
Price – $20 (ZAR-220)
Vol. I -IV. A facsimile reprint of the diaries of Major G. F. Tatham and Bella Craw with letters from Ladysmith by Lieut.-Colonel C. W. Park, an extract from Lieut.-Colonel B. W. Martin’s memoirs and extracts from notes taken on the Boer campaign by Arthur Joseph Crosby.
Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)
“Hierdie werk, vul ‘n belangrike leemte in die geskiedskrywing oor die Anglo-Boeroorlog en die na-oorlogse tydperk.” in Afrikaans. Previous owners bookplate to ffp. With several black and white illustrations.
Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)
Boektentoonstelling by die Vyftigjarige Herdenkingsfees van die Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns, geopen op 1 April 1959 in die Ou Hooggeregshofgebou [Stellenbosch]”. Some discolouration to edges of covers. Small closed tear on back cover.
144pp, written in Afrikaans, with black and white photographs. Stories of the Kalk Bay fishing community. Foxing throughout and a grease stain in the bottom right hand corner which runs through all the pages.
Price – $42.00 (ZAR-400.00)
A look into the lives of the Cape fisherman of Kalk Bay, circa 1959
Price – $55.00 (ZAR-550.00)
Owner’s name on fep.
This is the second installment of the series that tells the tale of the Groot Trek of the boers in South Africa in the 1830’s.
Price – $10.00 (ZAR-70.00)
Die Kaapse Kopersmid : ‘n Oorsig Van Die Kopersmids wat sedert 1662 aan die Kaap die Goeie Hoop Gewerk Het, met Besondere Verwysing na die Materiaal, Gereedskap en Tegnieke wat Hulle Gebruik Het
Signed by the author on title page. Text is clean and clear with full colour frontis piece and black-and-white plates throughout. Boards and DW show slight general wear.
Price – $22.00 (ZAR-180.00)
Past owners’ names on the front fep of a very clean and tightly bound copy. Price clipped.
The author farmed at Vredendal in the Olifants River valley from 1970 onwards. This book describes his struggle to understand his coloured workers. Text in Afrikaans.
Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)
In Dutch, with an illustration of Oom Gijsbert van Graan. Previous owner’s bookplate to front pastedown.
Price – $36.00 (ZAR-360.00)
Booklet dealing with the mission at Witzieshoek. Blue cloth boards with darker blue titles to spine, titles and device to front board. Illustrated throughout in b/w. Ink scrawl to front paste down. Leaves are browned, especially prelims. Some pen markings to text.
Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)
Ink inscription to the title page.
Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)
First issue. Clean whole copy. Some pencil answers in crossword puzzles. Page 41 has small tear at lower edge. Slight browning at edges of pages. Back board has slight chip.
Afrikaans verse about the Cape Malays. Du Plessis was head of the Institute of Malay Studies at the Cape Town University and from 1953 to 1963 he served as commissioner and later secretary and adviser for Coloured Affairs. Each poem is illustrated.
Price – $25 (ZAR-280)
Paperback exhibition catalogue for the National gallery. Some damp staining.
Story of the Portuguese merchant ship Sao Goncalo, debris from the wreckage of which was found in Plettenberg Bay.With numerous b/w and colour illustrations.
Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)
East London & Port Elizabeth. 170pp, illustrated catalogue of furniture and household goods. No date, presumably late 19th century or early 20th century.
Price – $120 (ZAR-1200)