South African Amateur Athletics and Cycling Association

Championships and official records 1949.

South African Handbook for Divers

Slight chipping to edges and corners of boards. Light general scuffing to boards. Overall a neat frim copy.

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.

Southern Africa at Sport

Dust-jacket significantly worn and torn. Tape marks in fep. Parts of book slightly damp-and waterstained.

Springbok Glory

Contains several black-and-white photographs. Inscription in ink to the front endpapers. Slight damage to the bottom of front endpapers. Pages are somewhat age toned. Boards show some wear. DW in poor condition with open-and closed tears, scuffing, chipping, soiling and significant losses to the spine and corners.

Springbok Saga: A Pictorial History from 1891

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

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Springbok- Triomf: Die Merkwaardige Flappie Lochner En Sy Aandeel in Ons Rugby

Bookdealer’s mark and previous owners name in ink to front fep. Text in Afrikaans. DW shows some wear, chipping and open tears.

Springbok-Triomf, Die Merkwaardige Flappie Lochner En Sy Aandeel in Ons Rugby

Minor insect damage to dw.

Springboks … Past and Present : a Record of Men and Women Who Have Represented South Africa in International Amateur Sport, 1888-1947.

No dust jacket. Green illustrated cloth covers in firm condition displaying wear and staining, with a discoloured and edge worn spine. A preliminary page has come loose. No place or date of publication indicated, although the ”Preface is dated 1947

Strength and How to Obtain It

Booklet dealing with ‘physical culture’, with practical instruction, charts & b/w illustrations. Pictorial red cloth boards. New spine and reinforcements to endpapers. Boards somewhat scuffed. Previous owner’s ink scrawl to f.f.e.p., verso of frontispiece and rear free endpaper. Latter also with child’s pencil drawing. New rear free endpaper. Lacks anatomical chart to rear. Leaves age toned with occasional spotting, overall good.

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-440.00)

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 Alps from End to End

With 100 full page illustrations

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 Ascent of Nanda Devi

Blue cloth cover with some wear to edges.Sporadic foxing. Bookplate to end papers. Good firm copy.

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 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 Vade Mecum

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

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-100.00)

The Game of Golf

The Game of Golf

The Great Days

First edition. Blue paper boards with gilt lettering to spine, illustrated in b/w. Overall a VG copy with very light, scattered foxing. DW not price clipped with small amount of edge wear. Top and fore edges lightly spotted.

Price – $110.00 (ZAR-1100.00)

The History of South African Rugby Football (1875 – 1932)

Rebound. Fully illustrated. Gift inscription in pencil on fep. Neat repairs to lower corners of frontispiece and title page.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-650.00)

The Kiwis Conquer

Ink inscription to front ffep. Text is clean and clear with numerous black and white photographs. Dw shows general wear with minor losses.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-160.00)