A History of Chess in South Africa from Van Riebeeck to the Start of World War II and Beyond

Text is clean and clear with black and white plates throughout. Cover shows slight edge wear and some scuffing.

A History of Sport in Southern Rhodesia

With shelf wear to top and bottom of spine and corners bumped. Previous owners name on fep and on paste down fep. Binding slightly shaken.

A History of Sport in Southern Rhodesia

With photographs and colour map of Victoria Falls.

A History Of Sport in Southern Rhodesia (Illustrated) 1889 – 1935

This book examines the history of some of the major sports played in Rhodesia at the time, including cricket, cycling,squash, badminton and polo. The lives and accomplishments of the prominent sportsmen and teams are examined, as well as the various governing bodies that administered the competitions.

Condition: Good, wear to spine, stains to front and back cover. Foxing to prelims and page edges.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-850.00)

A Round of Golf Courses. A Selection of the Best Eighteen.

Forward by Bernard Darwin. Fep missing. Spine corners bumped and discoloured. DW has some loss to spine, chipping, discolouration and is price-clipped. Contents clean.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Alone to Everest

The bottom pages are untrimmed. and jacket cover is bumped on top and bottom of spine. Previous owner’s name on fep.

An Assemblage of 19th Century Horses & Carriages from the Original Sketches By the Late William Francis Freelove; Written By Jennifer Lang

Spine of dw faded, chipped at top and with insect damage at bottom.

An Unused Photographic Postcard of a Rhodesian Rugby Team

A sporting team c.1900 with a cut-out elephant mascot.

Price – $8.00 (ZAR-90.00)

Ascent of K2. Second Highest Peak In The World

An account of the first ascent of K2. The Italian Alpine Club expedition of 1954.

Price – $29.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Australian Cricket – A history

615pp. The story of cricket in Australia from the first recorded matches to the season of ’57/58.

Price – $48.00 (ZAR-480.00)

Bass Fishing in Southern Africa

‘Where, when and how to catch bass.’ With black and white illustrations. Slight scuffing to covers. Clean sound copy.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Bicentennial Test and One Day International – Official England vs Australia Book 1988

The programme, with biographies, history and various articles. Printed in colour. 65pp.

Price – $20 (ZAR-100)

Blue Angels and Whales: a Record of Personal Experiences Below and Above Water

Clean whole copy with Miles-Bourke bookplate pasted to front endpaper.

Bottom Fishing in Cape Waters

A collection of hints for the guidance of the amateur,and particularly applicable to Hermanus.

C. Farlow & Co Ltd Catalogue., Trout and Salmon Fisherman’s Guide and Catalogue

A complete guide for the fisherman., giving full details of tackle and accessories of all kinds, also containing illustrated articles on fishing by gentleman of international repute.

Cassell’s Physical Educator. 2 Volumes

To date but published circa 1900. Volume 2 have 3 charts for exercise in a pocket at the rear.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-600.00)

Caught by the Springboks.

Inscribed by author on half-title page dated 1953. No dust jacket. Damage to hinges and binding. Menders tape used on illustrated pastedowns. Browning throughout to page edges with small marks on the photographs. Webbing exposed at title page and at page 246.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Conquest of the Underwater World

A clean copy with firm binding. DW has small chips top and bottom. Translated from the German.

Cricket in the Counties: Studies of the First-Class Counties in Action

Text clean and binding tight but extensive foxing on fore edges of pages. Top and bottom edges of boards and spine sunned as well as stripe on spine. DW chipped top and bottom with closed tear at base of spine.

Cricket Notes and Scores for 1900 (final) and 1901.

A personal collection of cricket scores, photographs, cartoons, and notes bound in a 1/4 leather volume. Includes a copy of an engraving of the “Great Female Cricket Match” at Newington Green, 2 October 1811. A copy of a photograph of the world’s record first-class score of 918 runs in January 1901 at Sydney. Owner of album: Allan W G Campbell.

Price – $85.00 (ZAR-900.00)

Dick Seaman: Racing Motorist

Text clean and whole, endpapers and fore edges of pages foxed. Binding secure but lower corners of boards bumped. DW has soiled spine, chipping, and tears especially to top and bottom of spine.

Diving Companions: Sea Lion, Elephant Seal, Walrus

Clean neat copy, covers slightly scuffed. Translated from the French.

Don Whillans. Portrait of a Mountaineer.

“Don Whillans was in the vanguard of a tough new breed of climbers who emerged in the early 1950s.” From his diaries, the author has reconstructed his famous climbs, capturing the flavour of climbing and climbers. Inscription on ffep dated ‘….Xmas 1971.” Price – $65.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Father Goes Fishing

Some foxing to fep.

Fibre Ropes for Fishing Gear

Fishing News Books 1983. No dust jacket. Cover very slightly worn. Excellent condition