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Wild Flowers of Natal (Inland Region)

Previous owner’s name inked to the ffep. Text is clean and clear with black and white and colour plates throughout.

Price – $26.00 (ZAR-260.00)

Tony Grogan’s South African Sketchbook

With illustrations throughout.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-360.00)

The History and Social Significance of Motion Pictures in South Africa 1895-1940

Traces the history of peep-shows to ‘talkies’. Originally published as a PhD thesis at the University of Cape Town in 1946. Printed in a limited edition of 1000 copies.

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-1250.00)

The Victorian Art World in Photographs

Compiled from the author’s extensive collection of Victoriana, built up over 25 years.

Price – $18.00 (ZAR-170.00)

De Nederlandse Tegel

The Dutch edition of the original “Delftware tiles”. Focuses on Dutch tin-glazed tiles, from the 1700s onwards. Also includes information on reproductions produced in Europe and America. Previous owner’s name inked on front paste down and verso of ffep.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Viva l’Italia!

A catalogue of photographs with text, tracing the history of a group of Waldesians from Piedmont, Italy and how they settled in Cape Town in 1689. Previous owner’s name inked to the inside of front cover. Published date is unknown.

Price – $130.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

The Art of Innocents

Drawings of tsunami as seen through the eyes of Sri Lankan children. Foreword by the singer Kamahl, who was born in Kuala Lumpur. Ink inscription to the ffep.

Price – $17.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Balla the Futurist

With colour plates and black and white illustrations

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Suid-Afrikaanse Kuns

Forms part of the “Macdonald Erfenis-biblioteek” no 8 in the series. With illustrations in colour and black and white.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Rhodesia of To-Day

‘A description of the present condition and the prospects of Matabeleland & Mashonaland’.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Suid-Afrikaanse Kunstenaars 1900-1962

Black and white, and several colour plates throughout. Text is clean and clear.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Cecil Higgs

Contains over 45 plates. Text is clean and clear.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Maggie Laubser

Text is clean and clear, with black and white and colour plates throughout.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Paribas 1872-1972

French text. History of the Bank of Paris.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-140.00)

The Transvaal from Within : A Private Record of Public Affairs

Text is clear. Boards show general wear, soiling and water damage. Some water damage to the end papers. Previous owner’s name inked to the ffep.

Price – $26.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Jardine, Matheson & Company … an historical sketch

‘Being an account to show the circumstances in which the Company came into being and how it was consolidated over the last century’.

Price – $26.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Histoire de Charles I

Depuis son avenement jusqu’a sa mort (1625-1649) The History of Charles I and the English Revolution. French text.Vol. I-II

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-320.00)

Unilever Overseas – The Anatomy of a Mulitinational

‘This book traces the history of one of Britain’s largest and most important multinational companies during its expansion overseas’.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-170.00)

Henry Moore : My Ideas, Inspiration and Life as an Artist

Ink inscription to the ffep.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Pranas Domsaitis

A South African Art Library publication. Contains more than 40 colour and black and white plates. Previous owner’s name inked to the front paste down.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)


A brochure of the activities of the DORBYL group and the industries that they serve such as iron, steel and allied industry, railways and harbours, ship building and repair, mining, etc.

Price – $18.00 (ZAR-160.00)

The Bowring Story

The History of the Bowring family which starts in the 18th century in Exeter with Benjamin Bowring, a watchmaker, and quickly moves to Newfoundland. There the family takes on a leading role as traders, sealers and as transatlantic carriers of fish from the Grand Banks.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-170.00)


Published to mark the centenary of the writer’s birth. From the original 1947 manuscript, which had previously “disappeared into library collections”

Price – $18.00 (ZAR-160.00)

Michaelhouse 1896 – 1968

Limited edition copy number 58 of 100. 229p with plates in black and white and colour.

Price – $33.00 (ZAR-320.00)

Modern Spoken Tibetan: Lhasa Dialect

408pp, Tibetan rendered phonetically with corresponding sentences in English.

Price – $26.00 (ZAR-250.00)