Fishermen of the Cape

An illustrated depiction of the life of the fisherman of the Cape.

Price – $52 (ZAR-500)

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)

Flower Paintings of Kathrine Saunders

Light foxing throughout this b/w and colour illustrated volume, with botanical and biographical notes and explanations. DW good with multiple chips and tears. Bound in green, faux leather boards with gilt titles and devices to front board and spine.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

From Frontier to Midlands: A History of the Graaf-Reinet District, 1786-1910

Occasional paper number 20; with 7 maps and multiple b/w illustrations.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-500.00)

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)

Gentleman’s Walk

The Romantic Story of Cape Town’s Oldest Streets, Lanes and Squares. With numerous colour plates and a map of the town and fortress of the Cape of Good Hope in 1764.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

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)

Gordon’s Bay – Jewel of False Bay

A historical account looking at the last 300 years specifically in Gordon’s bay. In this book you will information on some of the famous inhabitants, as well as churches, restaurants and so on.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-320.00)

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.

Graaf-Reinet – A Cultural History – 1786 – 1886

272pp, illustrated throughout in black and white.

Price – $50 (ZAR-500)

Graves and Guineas, Kimberley 1871-1873

A description of life on the diamond fields in Kimberley in 1871-1873

Price – $29.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Greater London Plan 1944

‘A report prepared on behalf of the Standing Conference on London Regional Planning’. With numerous photographs, drawings and fold out plans (some in colour). Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. Minor foxing to edges of some pages. Dust jacket worn.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Here Comes the Alabama; The Career of a Confederate Raider

The full story of the American ship that inspired the song “Daar Kom Die Alabama”. Previous owner’s bookplate to front endpaper.

Price – $33.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Het Oudste Kaapse Zilver 1669 – 1751

208pp in Dutch with a summary of 16 pages in English. 28 black and white plates at end of book.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-250.00)

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.

History of the Chagga People of Kilimanjaro

Anthropological account of the Chagga people of the Kilimajaro mountain range. With 9 maps in b/w, some fold out. Bound in olive green cloth covered boards with gilt titles to spine. Some biographical and bibliographic details of the author pasted to f.f.e.p. Ex library copy, withdrawn, with stamps to front paste down, title page, p100 and library stamps and slip to rear paste down. Overall VG.

Price – $55.00 (ZAR-600.00)

Homesteads and Villages of South Africa

113pp plus black and white plates and many line illustrations. Traces the development of folk building in South Africa, includes artifacts, utensils and furniture too.

Price – $65.00 (ZAR-600.00)

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

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

Hout Bay An Illustrated Historical Profile

History of Hout Bay, illustrated in full colour.

Price – $55.00 (ZAR-600.00)