Precis of the Archives of the Cape of Good Hope : Letters and Documents Received, 1649-1662 (part 1)

Dutch text with parallel English precis. Title page marked, with neat ink inscription. Ink signature also on front cover.. One prelim has insect damage. Spine and back cover have been repaired.

Prehistory of the Transvaal

The story of prehistoric man in the Transvaal.




Price – $32.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Progressive Rhodesia

Pictorial retrospective on North and South Rhodesia and the industrial progress made in the colony. Card wraps detached Previous owner’s bookplate to first blank page. Leaves are sparsely foxed and age toned.

Price – $68.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Regency Cape Town

“Daily life in the eighteen-thirties illustrated with the hitherto unpublished Johannesburg Album of sketches by Sir Charles D’Oyly, together with his other Cape Town drawings and those of Frederick Knyvett.” 174pp

Price – $42.00 (ZAR-420.00)

Reminiscences of the Western Circuit

Inscription is dated 20/12/12, no publication date. 172pp. Marbled end papers.



Price – $30.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Report from the Select Committee appointed to inquire into the allegation contained in the Petition of Geo. Holloway

“who alleges to have suffered great loss on account of the Anti-Convict Agitation” 22pp, some uncut.

Price – $38 (ZAR-400)

Report of a Select Committee appointed by the House of Assembly to consider the opening of Meiring’s Poort

13pp, mostly uncut.

Price – $43,00 (ZAR-450,00)

Report of the Chief Inspector of Public Works for the year 1878 – with Appendices.

“Cape of Good Hope. Ministerial Department of Crown Lands and Public Works. Presented to both Houses of Parliament by command of His Excellency the Governor. 1879” 37pp, a foxed spot in top left corner of some pages, otherwise good.

Price – $19 (ZAR-200)

Report of the Select Committee appointed to consider and report on the King William’s Town Main Roads

10 pages plus 35pp of appendices and a folding map. Many pages uncut.

Price – $28 (ZAR-300)

Report of the Select Committee of the House of Assembly.

” Cape of Good Hope. Report on the claim made by the Free State for an equivalent to customs duty levied on goods passing through colonial ports, for consumption in the Free State. 43pp, two uncut.

Price – $43 (ZAR-450)

Rhodesia of To-day

Rhodesia of To-day : A Description of the Present Condition and the Prospects of Matabeleland and Mashonaland

Rhodesia of To-day : A Description of the Present Condition and the Prospects of Matabeleland and Mashonaland

Rhodesians Never Die: The Impact of War and Political Change on White Rhodesia, c. 1970-1980

A detailed and well-documented account of the period. Some wear to covers. Otherwise clean and sound.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Rock Art of Southern Africa

A comprehensive guide to the ancient art form of Bushmen and Khoi San in Southern Africa.



Price – $17.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Rock Paintings of South Africa

A guide to the rock paintings of the Khoi San including photos and interpretative texts, drawing on a range of San narratives.




Price – $50.00 (ZAR-480.00)

Rockman

“One man’s crusade against apartheid police” A policeman who fought against against apartheid from within the force. 185pp.

Price – $13 (ZAR-150)

Rockman

“One man’s crusade against apartheid police” A policeman who fought against against apartheid from within the force. 185pp.

Price – $13 (ZAR-150)

Royal Visit to Cape Town Programme, 1925

“A programme of the reception and festivities in connection with the visit of the Prince of Wales to the City of Cape Town, 30th April, 1st and 2cnd May, 1925.” In English and Afrikaans with numerous black and white photographs.



Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Runner & Mailcoach

Postal History and Stamps of Southern Africa. 280pp.




Price – $70.00 (ZAR-700.00)

Runner & Mailcoach

Postal history and stamps of Southern Africa






Price – $47.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Ruwenzori & Imatongs

Being compiled of numerous journal articles from Uganda Journal (September 1955), The Geographical Journal (December 1933) and others unidentified. Contains numerous illustrations and 4 large fold out maps.

Price – $28 (ZAR-300)

Safe to the Sea

An account of the rivers of the Cape Peninsula. Map in sleeve at the back of the book. With numerous black and white illustrations.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Savuti the Vanishing River

Dust jacket in very good condition. Free end paper has booksellers sticker and tape marks. Good firm copy with colour photographs and illustrations.

Selected Articles from the Cape Monthly Magazine (New Series 1870 – 76)

“The Cape Monthly Magazine, the longest-lived of all South African nineteenth century periodicals in English, followed in the established tradition of Cape English literary journals which began with Thomas Pringle and John Fairbairn in the mid-1820’s.”


Price – $12.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Sempe’s Walks and Sketches at the Cape of Good Hope

A reprint of Robert Semples (1798-1803) walks and sketches at the Cape Of Good Hope. Introduction by Frank R. Bradlow. Dust jacket has some scuffing and sunning to the spine.

Seven Builders of Johannesburg

The story of the seven most influential men in the building of Johannesburg.



Price – $15.00 (ZAR-130.00)