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The Dictionary of British Book, Illustrators and Caricaturists, 1800 – 1914

A well illustrated dictionary containing approximately 2,500 artists of British books and periodicals from the 1800 – 1914.

Price – $29.00 (ZAR-270.00)

The Dictionary of 16th & 17th Century British Painters

Ellis Waterhouse covers a hundred years of British art with 500 entries such as Hilliard and Oliver and Barlow and Beale.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-200.00)

The Hunter and His Art; A Survey of Rock Art in Southern Africa

Jalmer and Ione have selected 60 of the best original paintings and engravings, from many remote corners of Southern Africa, to be reproduced in colour and numerous black and white illustrations.

Price – $55.00 (ZAR-550.00)

Contour-Coloured World Map series : Central & East Africa

With Boundaries, Roads and Railways. Scale : 1 : 4 000 000.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

S.A. Kuns – S.A. Art

162 reproductions of South African art works, 56 of which are tipped in colour plates. A 15 page introduction, and a loose booklet with a foreword in Afrikaans, English, French and German.

Price – $55.00 (ZAR-550.00)

Travels and Adventure in Eastern Africa

349pp, with plates. “Descriptive of the Zoolus, their manner and customs with a sketch of Natal”. Newly revised and edited in one volume with a biography of the Author, Notes and Appendices by Louis Herman and Percival R. Kirby

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Bantu Folk Lore (Medical and General)

112pp. No published date.

Price – $68.00 (ZAR-680.00)

Die Dichtung

An Expressionist magazine and literary journal, in German. Contributions by various authors. The first and third volumes of Series one only.

Price – $42.00 (ZAR-400.00)

Splintered Crucifix

Early Pioneers for Christendom on Madagascar and the Cape of Good Hope.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Reports of the Experts Submitted to the Joint Palestine Survey Commission

A three part survey on Palestine in 1928, covering Agricultural Colonization; Labour and Public Health.

Price – $43.00 (ZAR-420.00)

Full Many A Glorious Morning

“A recent journey by rail and road in four countries of Southern Africa with the traveller going back on old tracks, striking out in new directions and moving along the highways and byways of memory.”

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

The Zulu Kings

“Brian Roberts tells the story of the rise and fall of the Zulu dynasty in colourful detail.”

Price – $16.00 (ZAR-150.00)

The Cape Sketchbook of Sir Charles D’Oyly 1832-1833…

…depicting Cape Town, The Countryside and Neighbouring Villages with an introduction by A. Gordon-Brown. With black and white plates throughout.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-600.00)

In the Valley of the Berg, or the Romance of a South African Town.

A composition project of the Gymnasium Senior Matriculation Class of 1924, describing sports, education, agriculture and social figures of that time.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-600.00)

The Life and Times of Sir Richard Southey K.C.M.G. etc. Formerly Colonial Secretary of the Cape Colony, and Lieut.-Governor of Griqualand West.

With Two Photogravures and Appendix.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Maggie Laubser

Forms part of the “SA Art Library” series, published under the auspices of the South African National Gallery.Previous owner’s name inked to the ffep.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)

The Eastern Seas : Being a Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. “Dwarf” in China, Japan, and Formosa. With a Description of the Coast of Russian Tartary and Eastern Siberia, from the Corea to the River Amur.

“With Map and Illustrations”. Book prize presented to Percy J L Smith for proficiency in Conduct and Application (See certificate pasted to the front paste down), 1884, by the Worcester Training College, now called the Thames Nautical Training College. Hinges have been restored with matching material. Text is slightly age toned. First and last few pages present with mild damp staining. Binding shows general wear.

Price – $1200.00 (ZAR-12000.00)

The Farmer at War

A record of the farmer’s fight with terror in Rhodesia/Zimbabwe.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)

St Bartholomew’s Eve

“A tale of the Huguenot Wars … with twelve illustrations and a map of France” 384pp
Blackie and Son published edifying historical tales for young people.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-290.00)

A Record – Plumtree School 1902 – 1945

A history of Plumtree School, Southern Rhodesia.

Price – $23.00 (ZAR-230.00)

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)

Melanesian Design – A Study of style in wood and tortiseshell carving

Two volumes, with illustrations and plates. all black and white.About 170pp each.

Price – $180.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

Potters of Southern Africa

This book covers the work and backgrounds of 15 artists and craftsmen as well as 3 arts and crafts centres with more than 300 photographs in colour and black and white.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Runner & Mailcoach

Postal History and Stamps of Southern Africa. 280pp.

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-700.00)

Contemporary Ceramics in South Africa

In a slip cover.208pp, illustrated in colour. Handwritten note on ffep.

Price – $160.00 (ZAR-1600.00)