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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)

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)

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)

Life at the Cape a Hundred Years Ago – By A Lady

Text of book was originally published as a series of letters in the Cape Monthly Magazine during 1871-1872.



Price – $16.00 (ZAR-160.00)

The Farmer at War

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





Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)

The Farmer at War

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





Price – $38.00 (ZAR-380.00)

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)

Graves and Guineas, Kimberley 1871-1873

A description of life on the diamond fields in Kimberley in 1871-1873




Price – $29.00 (ZAR-280.00)

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)

The Matabele Campaign 1896

“Being a narrative of the campaign in suppressing the Native Rising in Matabeleland and Mashonaland ” 500pp. 100 illustrations.




Price – $67.00 (ZAR-670.00)

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)

David Livingstone – The truth behind the legend

389pp, some illustrations. In excellent condition. Previous owner’s ex libris stamp on title page.


Price – $16.00 (ZAR-160.00)

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)

Hoerikwaggo : Images of Table Mountain

A publication to mark the exhibition at the South African National Gallery.





Price – $65.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Hugo Naude

Forms part of the SA Art Library series.



Price – $50.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Maps of Africa : An Illustrated and Annotated Carto-bibliography.

Maps individually illustrated each with its own accompanying carto-bibliography.





Price – $120.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

Three Centuries of South African Art : Fine Art, Architecture, Applied Arts.

Text is clean and clear with numerous illustrations throughout.




Price – $60.00 (ZAR-600.00)

Antique Fakes in South Africa

With numerous black and white images.


Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Year Book and Guide – The Rhodesias and Nyasaland with Biographies 1944 – 45

574pp. Rebound but with the original front and back covers. Part of the spine has been attached to the new cover. Browned throughout on page edges and with some foxing. Also has a section on the British Empire.




Price – $48.00 (ZAR-480.00)

Indian Painting under the Mughals A.D. 1550 to A.D. 1750

204pp, illustrated with black and white plates.




Price – $24.00 (ZAR-220.00)

The Hunter is Death

The true story of George Rushby, a game ranger in Tanganyika, and his many adventures.




Price – $40.00 (ZAR-400.00)