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)

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)

Historich Album van de Nederduische Gereformeerde Kerk in Zuid Afrika

200pp, in Dutch.


Price – $38 (ZAR-350)

History of Arbroath

‘Notices of the civil and ecclesiastical affairs of the neighbouring district’. With 8 pages of illustrations.

Honneur Aulx Degnes : Roedean School (S.A.) 1903-1978



Boards slightly soiled. Book contains numerous black and white photographs. Shows slight foxing to flyleaf.

I Heard the Old Men Say.

“Secrets of the Cape that has vanished, and little-known dramas on the fringe of living memory.” Illustrations by Leng Dixon.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-170.00)

I Remember Cape Town.

Illustrations by Tony Grogan. Tanning to the pastedowns and around the fep edges with severe foxing to the prelims and last two pages. Foxing to top, fore- and bottom page edges.

Price – $23.00 (ZAR-250.00)

In the Land of the Settlers.

Issued by the 1820 Settlers’ Commemoration Committee of Grahamstown to mark the Pilgrimage on 3rd September, 1956 of representative groups over the original route used by the Settlers to their locations. Previous owner’s details on ffep. 5 maps and 9 illustrations. Age-toning and foxing to pastedowns and feps. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

In the Valley of the Berg, or the Romance of a South African Town.

A composition project of the Gymnasium Senior Matriculation Class of 1924, describing sports, education, agriculture and social figures of that time.




Price – $60.00 (ZAR-600.00)

Its Not All Greek: Neoklis’ Fish Hoek

A biography on the life of a Fish Hoek institution, Neoklis. His passion for art led him to open the Ithaca art gallery, which gave much needed exposure to up and coming artists. He was also known for his love of sports and gardening, as well as being the proprietor of the Fish Hoek Cafe.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Jeqe, The Bodyservant to King Tshaka. (Insila Ka Tshaka)

Translated from the Zulu by Professor J Boxwell. 6 b/w photographs.

Price – $36.00 (ZAR-360.00)