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 : Birth Of A Nation

A history of what we know today as Zimbabwe, this concise history takes us back to the 1890’s when the settlers began referring to their land as Rhodesia, and up until the year 1968 when George Thomson, the newly appointed Commonwealth secretary’s mission to strong arm Smith and the Rhodesian government fails.

Price – $13.00 (ZAR-150.00)

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 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)


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

Price – $13 (ZAR-150)


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

Price – $13 (ZAR-150)

Roots and Routes. Karretjie People of the Great Karoo.

The Marginalisation of a South African First People. The karretjie people are the direct descendents of the early bushmen of the Great Karoo. This volume details their unique lifestyle as itinerant sheep-shearers as they travel the Karoo in their donkey carts searching for work.

Price – $85.00 (ZAR-850.00)

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.

Scenic South Africa – A Collection of Real Photographs – Round about Cape Town

Eight photographs of Cape Town tipped onto black album pages with printed captions. Photographs of: the docks, old Malay cemetery, Sea Point, Groote Schuur, Rondebosch, Rosebank, Newlands and Kalk Bay. String bound with printed card wraps.

The front wrap notes that this is the second series produced. Condition is good. Tears to the edges of the card wraps. Some light oxidation to the edges of the photos.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-600.00)

Sea-Angling Fishes of the Cape.

Signed by the author in 1950. Natural history of some of the principal fishes caught by sea anglers and professional fishermen in Cape waters. Minor foxing to fold-out map. A few pages have red ink marks and pages 269 – 279 have some staining. Photographs are discoloured on the edges.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Secret Africa

The author’s third book, illustrated in b/w throughout and with all plates present. Bound in green cloth, with gilt titles to spine. Boards and board edges scuffed. Leaf edges browned. Scattered foxing throughout. Ink scrawl to front paste down. Some plates partially loosed. A good copy overall.

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-1500.00)

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)

Simon’s Town a Postcard History 1900-1913

Laminated cloth boards with very slight sunning to the spine.

Simon’s Town: A Postcard History 1900- 1913

A pictorial history in postcards of Simon’s Town at the turn of the century. Laminated pictorial paper boards, with bottom right corner bumped & small chip to back board. Signed by the author on the title page.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Social Life in the Cape Colony with Social Customs in South Africa in the 18th Century.

Orange boards with minimal shelf wear. Tanning and some foxing to prelims. DW has signs of chipping and a few small closed tears on top edge with some tanning and foxing. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-340.00)

South Africa The Peasant’s Revolt

A focus on the developments in the Transkei during apartheid when resistance to the imposition of the bantustan system took the form of open rebellion.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-130.00)