Louis Michel Thibualt. 1750 – 1815. His Official Life at the Cape Of Good Hope.

A comprehensive portrait of a gifted and dedicated 18th century Cape official. Composed of Thibault’s letters and reports written to private clients and official of the Dutch East India Company, the Batavian and British governments and of their replies. Price – $220.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Lovedale and literature for the Bantu – A brief history and a forecast.

A supplementary book to a thesis for the degree of Doctor of Literature. Outlines the efforts of the missionaries to further the development of literature among the Bantu people. 111pp.


Price – $27.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Lovedale South Africa.

Lovedale Seminary in the Eastern Provine of South Africa was founded by Presbyterians of Scotland and opened in July 1841 to create a place of learning in which teachers and others could be trained for work in the schools and other departments of the mission and which would also form a centre where children of the missionaries and settlers could obtain their education. Price – $20.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Luderitzbucht – Damals und Gerstern.

Text in German. A photographic collection of the settlement and port at Luderitzbucht, Namibia circa 1905-1956. Edge-wear and scuff marks to laminated card wraps. Contents clean and well bound.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-550.00)

Many Cultures One Nation

A commemorative book of the inauguration of the President of South Africa 10 May 1994.






Price – $16.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Mariannhill and its Apostolate.

Origin of the Mariannhill Missionaries. Light blue cloth boards. Minor wear and tear overall with a 4cm closed tear on top of DW. Stained on the back.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-340.00)

Mariannhill. A Study in Bantu Life and Missionary Effort.

Previous owner’s details on ffep. Handwritten names on rear fep. Contents clean and tightly bound. Price – $29.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Memorials of South Africa

‘An account of one man’s reactions to social, physical and anthropological problems in South Africa in the early 19th century.’Number 397 of 1000 de luxe limited edition. Tape marks to paste downs. Slight wear to dust jacket.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Michaelhouse 1896 – 1968

229p with plates in black and white and colour.




Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Michaelhouse 1896 – 1968

Limited edition copy number 58 of 100. 229p with plates in black and white and colour.




Price – $33.00 (ZAR-320.00)

Miles and Miles and Miles

The story of a man’s lone war-time hike from Ethiopia to South Africa. With several black and white photographs.

Price – $13.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Miscast: Negotiating the Presence of the Bushmen

An examination of the European interpolation of ‘Bushmen’ as a people, with running counter-narratives; illustrated in colour and b/w throughout. Small stains on top edge with a little foxing on the lower corner of the fore-edge. Price – $240.00 (ZAR-2600)

Miscast: Negotiating the Presence of the Bushmen

Signed by Pippa Skotnes and some of the contributors. An examination of the European interpolation of ‘Bushmen’ as a people, with running counter-narratives; illustrated in colour and b/w throughout. Bound in laminated pictorial card wraps. Previous owner’s signature on fep. Includes a loose pocket with an invitation to the initial launch of the book. Edges lightly foxed otherwise a very good copy.

Price – $300.00 (ZAR-3000.00)

Missionary Travels in Central Africa

With numerous illustrations and five maps. Previous owner’s bookplate to front pastedown.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Monuments and Battlefields of the Transvaal War 1881 and the S.A. War 1899

A concise illustrated account of the battlefields of the Transvaal War. Numerous black and white illustrations and maps. This edition is limited to 1,500 copies of which this is No.1475

Price – $85.00 (ZAR-950)

More Annals of Natal

“With Historical Introductions and Notes” Based in part on responses to Bird’s (Annals of Natal) request for more information from settlers who arrived prior to 1852. The book concerns itself primarily with the first generation of Natal’s history as a British settlement. 256pp plus an index.



Price – $48 (ZAR-550)

More Annals of Natal – With Historical Introductions And Notes

“With Historical Introductions and Notes” Based in part on responses to Bird’s (Annals of Natal) request for more information from settlers who arrived prior to 1852. The book concerns itself primarily with the first generation of Natal’s history as a British settlement. 256pp plus an index.

Price – $34.00 (ZAR-420.00)

More than Brothers.

Peter Clarke & James Matthews at Seventy. “A tribute to two fiercely independent artists.” Illustrations to front and back FEPS. Minor discolouration on top paper edges.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Museums van Kaapland: ‘n Gids vir die Provinsie-Ondersteunde Museums van Kaapland

Clean copy. Colour plates throughout. Boards show little wear. DW in fair condition showing scuffing, wear and various tears and chips along the edges

Myth of Iron, Shaka in History

No dust jacket . Card cover in excellent condition.

Namibia. The Wall of Silence.

The dark days of the liberation and the internal power struggles within SWAPO. Includes black and white photographs. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $24.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Nanima’s Chest

99pp, with colour and black and white photographs, with a theme of Indian crafts brought from India to South Africa, in particular woven and embroidered cloth.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Natal – the Garden Province of Southern Africa.

Travel brochure with black and white photographs issued by the Publicity and Travel Dept and SA Railways and Harbours. Owner stamp on FEP. Bent in the middle.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Natal Province Descriptive Guide and Official Hand-Book

Early illustrated guidebook to the Natal province, published by the South African Railways. Bound in pictorial cloth boards. Rear binding split at board hinge. Contains multiple monochrome illustrations and colour maps, including a large map to rear pocket. Edges soiled. Rear ad leaves stuck together.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Nelson Mandela and the rise of the ANC.

“A reflection of the ANC movement and the political and social conflict that existed during the fifties and early sixties in South Africa.” Compiled and edited by Jurgen Schadeberg from the pages of Drum Magazine. Some wear and tear to boards. Contents clean and well bound.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-170.00)