Souvenir Album: German Settlers’ Jubilee, 7th July 1908. Jubelfeier der Deutschen Emigranten.

Text: English and German. 7th July 1908 marks the 50th anniversary of the landing at East London of the first vessel bringing the first batch of German immigrants to the Eastern Part of the Colony. Includes black and white photographs of the pagentry participants.

Price – $85.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Spirit of the Rocks.

Illustrated with colour and b&w photographs and illustrations, the author challenges the reader to look at the folk tales, lore and legends of Africa from another angle. These images and symbols were engraved in the quartz dolomite rocks of South Africa by the holy ones of Old Africa – the men and women who were initiated into the mysteries of the spirit of the rocks.

Price – $24.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Splintered Crucifix

Early Pioneers for Christendom on Madagascar and the Cape of Good Hope.



Price – $30.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Standford Stories. Die Vertellinge oor Standford 1729-1995.

Text: Afrikaans.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Stoffsammlung zu einer Geschichte von Südwestafrika und Südafrika

An early collection of material, providing a brief history of South-West and South Africa. Text in German.

Price – $35 (ZAR-380)

Studies in the History of Cape Town (three volumes)

A compilation of papers on the topic of local history, many of them inspired by developments in the field of urban history, drawing on oral history and a commitment to writing the history of the ‘inarticulate’ ordinary men and women.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Studies in the Social and Economic History of the Witwatersrand 1886-1914. 2 volumes.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Südwestafrika; wirtschaftlicher Ratgeber und allgemeine Anleitung, besonders für Auswanderungslustige

South West Africa; Economic advice and general guidance, especially for those who are emigrating. With multiple illustrations – lacking map to rear. Text in
German.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Suid-Afrikaanse Weermag Oorsig


A well illustrated overview of SA’s armed forces.

Sunshine and Storm in Rhodesia. Rhodesiana Reprint Library

Map of part of Matabililand at the rear. Patterned end-papers.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Taking Stock – Johannesburg Stock exchange – the first 100 years

“tells the story of the men who headed the institution during its long climb to respectability, and of the triumphs and disasters along the way.” 214pp, with colour and black and white photographs.


Price – $18.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Tales from the Old Karoo

“A collection of delightful stories – personal reminiscences, yarns, stories about real ghosts and imaginary people and many more – stories so strange they can only be true.”

Price – $18.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Terugblik van ‘n ‘Brugbower’

Signed by the author.

The ‘Prep’ Story

The story of St Andrew’s Preparatory School, Grahamstown, 1885-1970. 162pp with line drawings, plates and an appendix listing staff, and scholarship winners.



Price – $30.00 (ZAR-300.00)

The 1820 Settlers. An Illustrated Commentary.

Tape residue to end papers. Limited edition of 200 copies signed by Guy Butler (see page following index). This is No. 44.

Price – $150 (ZAR-1800.00)

The 24th Regiment at Isandhlwana, The Zulu War 1879

The Antiquities of London

With 55 plates

With 55 plates

The Bechuanalands.

A Brief History of the Countries and their Postal Services to 1895. This copy is numbered 180 of 200 subscription copies. Blue cloth boards showing general wear and tear with small stain on the front. Narrow crack to hinge. Front end papers stained and foxed. Otherwise contents clean.

Price – $200.00 (ZAR-2000.00)

The Bend in the River: Adventures on a Limpopo Ranch

A collection of anecdotes, in a limited edition for private distribution, numbered ’68’ – signed and inscribed by the author. Sketch illustrations in b/w throughout. Accompanying bookmark included.

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-450.00)

The Birth of the South African Village – Escombe

Local history of Escombe, part of the greater Queensburgh area of Durban. Illustrated throughout in b/w. Bound in green cloth covered boards with gilt titles to front board, sunning to spine and some tide marks to top and lower boards. Ink inscription to f.f.e.p. A good copy overall.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

The Brenthurst Baines. A Selection of the Works of Thomas Baines in the Oppenheimer Collection. Brenthurst Series 1.

Standard edition of 850 copies bound in cloth. Richly illustrated. 10 oil paintings are reproduced and tipped in. Blue tint to top-edge.

Price – $110.00 (ZAR-1500.00)

The Cape of Good Hope being the Official Handbook of the City of Cape Town

Paper covered limp boards worn and split at the spine. Large folding frontis. Tape repair to the gutter at the title page. Some scattered foxing.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-250.00)

The Cape of Good Hope General Directory 1880

A directory and guide book to the Cape of Good Hope and all its dependencies, as well as the Transvaal, Griqualand West, Natal and the Free State, with a calendar and four maps. Missing leaf v-vi of the alphabetical index and the title page of the index to advertisements.





Price – $130.00 (ZAR-1350.00)

The Cape Town Gazette and African Advertiser August 16, 1800 – October 19, 1801

South African Library reprint series 10. Reprint of Cape Town Gazette, Dutch text with introduction by AML Robinson.

Price – $42.00 (ZAR-400.00)

The City of Pretoria and Districts

An official handbook describing the social, official, farming, mining, and general progress and possibilities of the administrative capital and districts.” With numerous illustrations.

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-750.00)