Mont Blanc to Everest.

Preface by Wilfrid Noyce. 69 photogravure plates. 8 in colour. Age toning and foxing to prelims with scattered foxing throughout and to page edges.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Mountain Memories. A Pilgrimage of Romance

Some fraying to head and tail of spine. Minor foxing throughout, esp. to prelims. Browning to front and back feps. previous owner’s inscription on fep. With 16 b/w plates.

Notitia Venatica. A Treatise on Fox-Hunting embracing the General Management of Hounds.

2 volumes. New revised, corrected and enlarged edition. Revised and brought down to date by Cuthbert Bradley with illustrations by Henry Alken and others. Hand-coloured plates.

Price – $95.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

Old Sword-Play. The Systems of Fence in Vogue during the XVIth, XVIIth and XVIIIth Centuries.

No. 91 of only 300 copies printed. ‘The systems of fence…with lessons arranged from the works of various ancient masters’. 57 black and white plates of examples. Worn covers. Loss 12 cm down spine from head. Hinges of covers cracked. Foxing to endpapers with some light scattered foxing. Untrimmed pages. Contents clean. Gilt lettering and device bright and clear.

Price – $95.00 (ZAR-800.00)

Peaks, Passes, and Glaciers:Being Excursions By Members of the Alpine Club

2 Volumes with 8 maps.

Photograph: W E Jettiman’s Bottle Store. Bedford,

Albumen print on album card. W E Jettiman owned an inn and store on the road to the Kaga Mountains, 15 miles from Bedford, Eastern Cape. He was murdered by two deserters from the Cape Mounted Rifles in 1850. This photograph was probably about 30 years later but the store still bears Jettiman’s name.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Rugby in South Africa

Text in English with English/Afrikaans titles to the photographs. Published on behalf of The South African Rugby Board and issued as part of their Jubilee Celebrations. Includes a ticket for the All Blacks vs Springboks in 1986. Part 1 is mainly historical; Part 2 contains articles by prominent rugby men and Part 3 provides details of the Jubilee plans. Numerous b&w action photographs, teams and prominent individuals. Foxing throughout. Browning to edges. Light narrow tidemark on the lower page edges.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Rugby in South Africa

Introduction by D H Craven. Book was issued as part of the Jubilee Celebrations and to recall the past years of rugby in South Africa. Numerous b/w photographs of teams and players from the 1880s to 1963 as well as aerial photographs of main stadiums. Blue ink scribbles on rear fep

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Rugger. (Signed by the author – October 1929)

With illustrations. Sunning to spine. Small marks to boards. Ghosting and foxing to prelims with two small tears to first two pages. Text and illustrations clean. Gilt lettering to spine.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Side-Lines, Side-lights and Reflections: Fugitive Papers of a Chalk Stream Angler

Illustrated with black-and-white photographs. 2 pages publisher’s advertisements and extra A & C Black catalogue of angling books.

Silver Fern on the Veld : New Zealand Cricketers in South Africa 1953-54

Text clean and binding tight. Boards scuffed and stained, edges worn and mottled with insect damage. Spine faded with black ink mark near base.

Snow Kings of the Southern Alps.

An essay which began as an article in the pages of the London Spectator describing the the beauty of the mountains and nature in the Southern Alps of New Zealand. Light card wraps. Fragile. Foxed.

Price – $25 (ZAR-280)

South African Sport 1914

Includes a collection of records of all branches of sport in South Africa at the time. Numerous black-and-white illustrations.

South African Sports

The first book devoted to South African sports, and a mine of information relating to late 19th century activity in the sports covered.

Springbok Saga: A Pictorial History from 1891

A fully illustrated history of South African Rugby from 1891-1977.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

The Alpine Regions of Switzerland and the Neighbouring Countries

Spine is quite damaged. Torn all along back seam so that back cover is unattached, with fraying to head and tail. Bumped corners, slightly frayed. Foxing to first 5 or so pages, and last 2 pages.

The Angler in Wales, or Days and Nights of Sportsmen. (volume 2 of 2 only)

Foxing and tide marks to the frontis, otherwise internally very good. Quarter black leather over worn marbled boards.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-550.00)

The Autobiography of Zola Budd

Signed by Zola Budd.

The Badminton Library – Big Game Shooting Vol I and II

These volumes deal with such topics as hunting elephant, Rhinoceros and other exotic big game. These volumes dealt with the growing rise in hunting in the 19th century in Great Britain and are highly sought after by collectors. Richly illustrated with full page plates and in text illustrations.

Condition: Some loss to the foot of the spine. Light foxing to prelims.

Price – $52.00 (ZAR-550.00)

The Carolin Papers. a Diary of the 1906-07 Springbok Tour.

Signed and inscribed by the grandson, Clive Carolin. Pencil drawing of Harold W Carolin as frontispiece. Top edge tinted green. Images from his diary are used as end papers. Includes photographs and illustrations. Only the front cover, which is damaged, remains of the original dust jacket.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-600.00)

The Complete Angler

“or The Contemplative Man’s Recreation” . With 74 wood engravings. 445 pages. Privately printed for the Navarre Society.





Price – $25 (ZAR-280)

The Cricketers of Vanity Fair

Full colour, full size reproductions of these famous illustrations. With a 20 pg introduction by John Arlott

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-120.00)

The Fighters


On title page: Sigma Motor Corporation. Very slight edgewear to boards. Large item; will incur extra postage. Personal inscription on verso of half-title page.

The Fisherman’s Handbook. Trout, Salmon and Sea Trout with Notes on Coarse Fishing.

Reprint with corrections. An authoritative and comprehensive work. 85 drawings by Colin Gibson. 8 colour plates of various flies, 32 photographs and numerous diagrams.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-300.00)

the Fisherman’s Vade Mecum

A compendium of precepts, councel, knowledge and experience …..

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-100.00)