Travels in the Interior of Southern Africa. 2 Volumes.

With a new introduction by A Gordon-Brown. No. 638 of a 1000 numbered copies. Tape residue and foxing on front and rear end papers. Vol 1 contains 10 plates, 1 map, Vol 2 contains 10 plates. Numerous Vignettes in both volumes.

Price – $190.00 (ZAR-2400.00)

Tropical Africa

A general sketch / travel account through East Africa. Contains 6 maps in colour. Bound in red cloth covered boards with gilt device to front board and gilt lettering to spine. Boards scuffed, spine, sunned, slightly torn at hinge, chipped at head and foot with 3cm chip to lower spine. Text very good, with very light foxing to prelim pages and inscription ink to verso of f.f.e.p.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Twelve Years’ Military Adventure In Three Quarters of the Globe : Or, Memoirs of an Officer Who Served in the Armies of His Majesty and of the East India Company, Between the Years 1802 and 1814…

,… in Which are Contained the Campaigns of the Duke of Wellinton in India, and his last in Spain and the south of France.. In two volumes. Ex libris pasted to the front paste down of each volume. Inscribed note pasted to the ffep of volume 2. Leaves are generally moderately foxed. Binding shows general wear and some damage along the hinges.

Uganda Memories 1897-1940

Number 150 of a limited edition of 750 copies inscribed by the author. Numerous black and white illustrations, a folding map and another to the pocket at the rear. Green cloth boards with some general wear and insect damage.

Price – $200.00 (ZAR-2100.00)

Von der Capstadt ins Land der Maschukulumbe. Reisen im Sublichen Afrika in den Jahren 1883-1887. 2 Volumes.

Text: German. Patterned end papers. Marbling effect to top, front- and lower page edges. With 205 original woodcut engravings and two maps – one is a facsimile. Vol 1: Rear free end page is loose. Both free end pages have some edge-wear. Front fep is repaired with tissue paper at the gutter. Purple stamp on half-title page. Map is loose. Vol. 2: Rear fep has some edge-wear. Contents clean in both volumes.

Price – $320.00 (ZAR-4200.00)

Voyage au Cap De Bonne-Esperance et Autour du Monde avec le Capitaine Cook, et principalement dans le pays des Hottentots et des Caffres.

Three volumes, number labels  to spine is incorrect. All plates are present. Volume labelled as I has the ex libris plate of the Mayor’s Library in Lyon.

Price – $750 (ZAR-9500)

Wanderings in Patagonia or Life Among the Ostrich-Hunters

Ex-Library with stamps to the front and back endpapers, including blind stamps. Text is clear with numerous black-and-white illustrations and colour map of part of Patagonia facing first page of Chapter 1. Boards show general wear.



Price – $120.00 (ZAR-850.00)

Western Tibet and the British Borderland. The Sacred Country of Hindus and Buddhists with an Account of the Government, Religion and Customs of its Peoples.

Numerous illustrations with 4 maps and sketches. Foxing to prelims with scattered light foxing throughout. Split to front end papers at the gutter. A few smalls nicks and splits to spine edges of boards with some fraying.

Price – $400.00 (ZAR-5500.00)

Wild Life in Central Africa

A guide to setting up camp, tracking and hunting. Illustrated with photographs and drawings.

A guide to setting up camp, tracking and hunting. Illustrated with photographs and drawings.

With Napoleon at St. Helena : Being the Memoirs of Dr. John Stokoe, Naval Surgeon.

Translated from the french of Paul Fremeaux by Edith S. Stokoe.

This historical work covers the four year period between Napoleons exile to St. Helena until his death in 1821, told from the point of view of the doctor who cared for him during this time. William Thomas Lee Ex Libris badge.


Price – $140.00 (ZAR-1400.00)

With the Russian Pilgrims to Jerusalem

Written by an English travel writer who enjoyed epic journeys on foot and who was deeply influenced by Russian spirituality. 38 illustrations from photographs. One map included. Untrimmed pages. Foxed. Gilt lettering to spine with a gilt illustration of a pilgrim carrying a lantern on front cover. Gilding to top edge. Some edge-wear and foxing to page edges. Bumping to corners and spine edges.

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-1400.00)

Zwarte Menschen – Witte Bergen

Text: Dutch. Translation: Black people – white mountains. The story of the journey to the snowy mountains of New Guinea. Scattered foxing. Small stain on title page. Bright gilt lettering on front board but faded on spine with some discolourations. Numerous b&w photographs, some protected by flimsies.

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-950.00)