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.

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)

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)

Shaka’s Country – A book of Zululand

A history of Zuland, with index, 206pp.

Price – $13.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Shipwreck! Courage and Endurance in the Southern Seas

140pp, with black and white plates.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Shipwreck! Courage and Endurance in the Southern Seas

140pp, with black and white plates.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-250.00)

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)

Sir James Rose Innes: Selected Correspondence 1884 -1902

A selection of correspondence from Sir Innes from his entry of the Cape House of Assembly in 1884 to his leave in 1902.


Price – $15.00 (ZAR-110.00)

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)

South African Balloons

13pp, foxed throughout. The paper cover is split along the spine, but considering the age and the fact that it is only paper with no binding it has survived well. Sub title is ” A skit on the Boom” and author is identified as ” An Observer”  A satire on the economy and politics of the diamond and goldfields.

South African Genealogies Vol. I A-C

A record of old South African family names up to at least 1930. Vol. I A-C

Price – $73.00 (ZAR-700.00)

South African War Medal 1877- 8 – 9 The Medal Roll

267pp, with some notes by the author, otherwise roll according to year and regiment, with enlarged black and white images of the medals.



Price – $180 (ZAR-1900)

South West

Text by Johann Richter, photographs by Gerald Cubitt and others. Covers show edge wear, crease on lower corner of front board. DW has severe creasing and chipping top and bottom with fading and creasing to spine.

South West Africa Annual 1974

South West Africa Annual 1974

South West Africa Annual 1974

South West Africa Survey 1974

Published by the Department of Foreign Affairs, at the time when the future of SWA was under discussion, with independence from South Africa pending. Many colour photographs.

Price – $17 (ZAR-170)