…and the Gatepost.

Slim book. Collection of Fougasse’s cartoons, some of which became part of the WWII ‘Careless Talk Costs Lives’ campaign.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-100.00)

‘sGravenhage, Zijn Voornaamste Gebouwen en Schoonste Gezigten: Pracht-Album in 20 Fraaije, Naar de Natuur Geteekende Platen met Bijschriften

20 Lithographic plates of buildings and views of The Hague with descriptions in Dutch. Red cloth boards with gilt embellishment: detached. Most leaves loosed. 2 small booksellers labels to front paste down. Tissue guards browned, soiling and browning through the leaves. Published c. 1859

Price – $200.00 (ZAR-2200.00)

1820 Settler’s Souvenir

1820 Settlers Souvenir

1820 Settlers Souvenir

A Bewitched Crossroad – An African Saga.

Orange boards with white text on spine. Two small closed tears on top of DW. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-500.00)

A Catalogue of Books Offered by The Lovedale Press

A small pamphlet catalogue of books published and sold by the Lovedale Press, the first to publish Sol Plaatjie’s Mhudi which is listed in this catalogue. Paper wraps and staple bound, the wraps are tide marked and there is some creasing throughout the leaves. A good copy.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

A Circumstantial Journal of the long and tedious blockade and siege of Gibraltar, from the twelfth of Septembe, 1779 to the third day of February 1783…

Containing an authentic account of the most remarkable transactions, in which the Enemy’s Motions, Works, Approaches, Firings, &c. are Particularly described.
Off-setting to the title page from the engraved frontis. Includes a map and one folding engraving. Bound in later half leather with marbled boards.

Price – $500.00 (ZAR-5500.00)

A Compleat History of the Late Rebellion

A contemporary account of the Jacobite rebellion and probably the first book ever written on the subject. With a 6 page dedication to the Duke of Argyle and 173 pp text.Pages 161 – 166 omitted in the pagination but text and register are continuous. Armorial bookplate of the noted British politician and ex- Governor of New South Wales, Sir Robert William Duff on the paste down fep. Full leather binding with small cataloguing slip to foot of spine. Boards are generally scuffed but in tact and good. Crack along spine/top board but board attached. Light foxing throughout. A good copy.




Price – $1450.00 (ZAR-12000.00)

A Description of England and Wales Containing a Particular Account of Each County.

10 Volumes. Vol 1, 2nd edition – published 1775. Vol 2 – 10, all 1st editions – published 1769. Complete. Embellished with 240 copper plate cuts of palaces, castles, ruins of Roman and Saxon buildings and of abbeys, monasteries and other religious houses. Price – $170.00 (ZAR-1900.00)

A Geographical and Topographical Description of the Cape of Good Hope

Van Riebeeck Society Series 1 Vol 4

Price – $150.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

A Grand Illusion

“The failure of imperial policy in the Transvaal colony during the period of reconstruction 1900-1905” With maps and diagrams.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-380.00)

A Guide-Book to Dundee, (Ancient and Modern), with notices of the most interesting objects in the vicinity.

Illustrated with 33 tinted lithographs. Illustrated paper covered boards. Splitting to the spine. Numerous ad’s to the rear. Some scattered foxing.

Price – $85.00 (ZAR-900.00)

A Metrical Outline of Cape History and Chronology

Historical poem on the Cape. Original pink paper wraps bound in red cloth boards with black titles to spine. Ink inscriptions to front paste down, f.f.e.p. and title page. Leaves are age toned with occasional fox marks.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-280.00)

A Practical Manual of Heraldry and of Heraldic Illumination with a Glossary of the Principal Terms used in Heraldry.

Inscription on ffep. Coloured frontispiece with 16 lithographic plates, 8 printed in colour. Rowney catalogue of artist’s materials at the rear. Price – $40.00 (ZAR-450.00)

A Record – Plumtree School 1902 – 1945

A history of Plumtree School, Southern Rhodesia.




Price – $23.00 (ZAR-230.00)

A Report from the Committee Apointed By Order of the House of Commons to Examine Christopher Layer and Others

Christopher Layer was executed for high treason in 1723.

Christopher Layer was executed for high treason in 1723.

Aanleiding tot den Engelsch-Transvaalchen Oorlog: Feiten, op Waarheid Gegrond, en voor het Nageslacht Verzameld

Anti-British Imperialist comic-style document. A rare and unusual commentary n the English and the Anglo-Boer War. Illustrated in colour.


Price – $135 (ZAR-1600)

Adolf Hitler- from speeches 1933-1938.

Terramare Publications No. 8-10. English text. Some loss to spine covering. Tanning to limp card boards. Small ink stain on cover and first three pages.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Adventure at the Cape of Good Hope in December 1672.

Transcribed and edited from the original manuscript in the Royal Library, Copenhagen by Henning Henningsen. Translated and annotated with additional material by Douglas and Vera Varley. Illustrated white card boards and cloth spine have light wear. Contents are clean and tightly bound.

Price – $9.00 (ZAR-90.00)

Adventure at the Cape of Good Hope in December 1672.

Transcribed and edited from the original manuscript in the Royal Library, Copenhagen by Henning Henningsen. Translated and annotated with additional material by Douglas and Vera Varley. Illustrated white card boards and cloth spine have light wear. Contents are clean and tightly bound.

Price – $9.00 (ZAR-90.00)

Aggrey of Africa

“A Study in Black and White”. The life and travels of Aggrey, a teacher, an interpreter on Scott’s expedition to Ashanti, a professor in the USA amongst other things.
Ink inscription on front free endpaper from Healdtown.




Price – $26.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Albert Schweitzer – The Man and His Mind

Albert Schweitzer - The Man and His Mind

Albert Schweitzer - The Man and His Mind

Signed and inscribed photograph

Signed and inscribed photograph

Album: Sydney Views

An illustrated photographic view book of Sydney. Fold-out panorama of Sydney Harbour from North Shore. Scenes of Circular Quay, Farm Cove, architecture, The Spit, Coogee Bay, etc. Gilding worn away.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-850.00)

All that Glittered. Selected Correspondence of Lionel Phillips 1890 – 1924.

Very good clean and tightly bound copy.
Includes fold out map. DW scuffed with nicks to edges. Small closed tear at base of spine.

Price – $17.00 (ZAR-180.00)

All That Glittered. Selected Correspondence of Lionel Phillips 1890-1924.

The letters in this volume have been drawn mainly from the archives of three major companies with which Lionel Phillips was associated: H Eckstein & Co., Wernher, Beit & Co., and Central Mining and Investment Corporation Ltd. Black boards in very good condition. Contents clean and well bound. DW scuffed, edgeworn with small tear to spine area. Small nicks to edges.

Price – $17.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Alternatives to the Bulldozer: An Economic Approach to Squatter Housing, with Lessons from South Africa

Occasional paper No.6 issued by the Department of Economics, University of Natal, Durban, 1977. Staple bound in paper wraps. Tide mark to top edge of front wrap. Leaves are yellowed. Good overall.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-180.00)