New Dictionary of South African Place Names

A comprehensive collection containing more than 6000 entries.



Price – $73.00 (ZAR-700.00)

New Monkland Parish: Its History, Industries , and People

With numerous portraits and prints from photographs

With numerous portraits and prints from photographs

NG Kerk 350 : Eenhonderd Bakens in die Geskiedenis van die Nederduits Gereformeerde Kerk 1652-2002

Previous bookseller’s label to the bottom of the front paste down. Good clean copy with black and white plates throughout.





Price – $30.00 (ZAR-280.00)

North Wales: Delineated from two excursions through all the interesting parts of that highly beautiful and romantic country, and intended as a guide for future tourists.

Illustrated with plates, tables and a hand coloured map.



Price – $80.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Observations on Milford – Haven

Fold-out colour maps. Slightly damp damaged around the corners.

Official Handbook of the Cape and South Africa

” A resume of the history, conditions, populations, productions and resources of the several colonies, states and territories” Fold out map in colour, engravings and photographs.






Price – $150 (ZAR-1800)

Okovango: Desert River

Travelogue. Illustrated throughout in b/w.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Old Mutual 1845-1995

Excellent clean copy in unmarked dustjacket.

Old Pretoria = Ou Pretoria

Soft cover booklet. With pictorial grey paper wraps. Top-to-tail text in English and Afrikaans dealing with the history of the city’s Voortrekker period.

On the Wings of Fire

“A narrative of odd and unusual characters and queer, remote places along the flamingo coast from Swakopmund to the Cape.” With numerous illustrations.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Onder de Vierkleur

A tale from the time of the Jameson invasion. This book is part of the Zuid-Afrikaansche Historie Bibliotheek.

Price – $16.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Onderwys Aan Die Kaap Onder Die Kompanjie 1652-1795

A history of teaching and schools under the VOC.

Only an Anguish to Live Here

Olive Schreiner and the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902


Price – $42.00 (ZAR-400.00)

Oorlogsjoernaal van S. J. Burger 1899 – 1902

With numerous black and white illustrations and four maps.



Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Oos Wes Tuis Bes Distrik Ses

Black and white photographs by Chris Jansen and poetry by Adam Small, mainly in Afrikaans.





Price – $60 (ZAR-850)

Overberg Outspan

A chronicle of people and places in the South Western Districts of the Cape




Price – $55.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Pale Native

“Memories of a Renegade Reporter” 286pp, ” a story filled with drama, about the risks of investigative journalism on the front line.”

Price – $10 (ZAR-130)

Pelorus Jack: The White Dolphin of French Pass, New Zealand With Maori Legends + Postcard

Pamphlet on the famed white dolphin Pelorus Jack. Illustrated in monotone with a map. Bound in paper wrappers, with chips around the edges and tear to the front wrap. Text VG. Postcard VG and unused.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

People of the Valley; Life in an Isolated Afrikaner Community in South Africa

“This study presents a view of life in a small Afrikaner community in the Cape Province, South Africa. It is a community of fewer than a hundred individuals who occupy an isolated valley between Prince Albert and Calitzdorp, which has been occupied and cultivated by their fathers and grandfathers before them.” The Gamkaskloof or Die Hel.





Price – $100.00 (ZAR-900.00)

Petticoat in Mafeking

The siege letters of Ada Cock. Inscribed by the author.



Price – $42.00 (ZAR-400.00)

Philip Brothers’ Complete Illustrated Catalogue

Philip Brothers were based in Port Elizabeth and supplied building materials and tools, agricultural implements, furniture, saddlery etc. 355pp. No date. Presumably early 20th Century.






Price – $93 (ZAR-950)

Pik Botha en sy Tyd

A humorous biography of an inspiring politician. With personal interviews and correspondence with authoritative South African figures, Botha’s verses, and personal documents. Text in Afrikaans.

Price – $35 (ZAR-350)

Pioneer Port

A history of East London with numerous black and white photographs. This edition is limited to 1,500 copies of which this is no. 308.




Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Pioneer, Premier and Adminstrator of Natal

End pages and page edges are foxed otherwise good sound copy. 275pp, with some illustrations.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Pioneer’s Path – Story of a career on the Witwatersrand

250pp, some black and white plates. End pages browned. Good condition.




Price – $18.00 (ZAR-140.00)