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Proteas. A (SASOL) Field Guide to the Proteas of Southern Africa.

The updated edition of this useful guide. Previous owner’s stamp to verso of front wrap. Numerous colour photographs and illustrations.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Restios of the Fynbos

Illustrated with numerous colour photographs. Chapters on identifying and growing restios. Previous owner’s stamp. Highlighting to 2 pages.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-280.00)

A Photographic Guide to the Wildflowers of South Africa

Colour photographs with descriptions and distribution maps. Previous owner’s stamp.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Guide to Grasses of Southern Africa

Descriptions and illustrations of the 300 most important grasses in Southern Africa, with more than 800 colour photographs.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Guide to Grasses of Southern Africa

Descriptions and illustrations of the 300 most important grasses in Southern Africa, with more than 800 colour photographs.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Hors D’Oeuvre. A Fox-Trot. Sheet Music.

Five pages of sheet music with a printed cover. Published c. 1930’s

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Original Pen and Ink Cartoon by Zapiro

“In this 2000 cartoon, drawn while at a regional workshop of African cartoonists in Botswana, Zapiro records a significant moment – the political impasse that preceded the coming to power of George W. Bush” (What’s so Funny by Andy Masson. Illustrated on pg. 166.)

Price – $155.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

The Morogoro News. Volume 1 no.7, 31 December. 10 page Christmas edition.

“A Newspaper published with the consent of the Post Commandant of Morogoro, and written, printed, and published exclusively by members of the East African Expeditionary Forces an Active Service in East Africa.” Some wear to the edges.

Price – $200.00 (ZAR-2100.00)

The Morogoro News. Vol.1 31st December. 10 page Christmas edition

‘A Newspaper published with the consent of the Post Commandant of Morogoro, and written, printed, and published exclusively by members of the East African Expeditionary Forces an Active Service in East Africa.” Some wear to the edges and a small perforation to the front page.

Price – $200.00 (ZAR-2100.00)

Curiosities of Medical Experience. 2 vols.

Cloth spines over paper covered boards. Paper labels to the spines chipped and faded. Two previous owner’s names to the fep of vol.1. Fep of vol.2 missing. Page edges untrimmed.

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-1500.00)

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)

Die Vlae van Suider-Afrika

Text in Afrikaans. Numerous colour illustrations.

Price – $7.00 (ZAR-90.00)

Specimen medico-physiologicum inaugurale,Dentium Formatione Atque Natura

Original marbled paper wraps. About half the rear wrap is missing. Text in Latin. Formation of the teeth.

Price – $170.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

Henwood’s South African “Inquire Within”

Worn paper wraps. Numerous printed advertisements. With sections on cookery, bee-keeping, dressmaking, toilet hints, gardening, photography and more. Published c. 1910

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-360.00)

Ascent of K2. Second Highest Peak In The World

An account of the first ascent of K2. The Italian Alpine Club expedition of 1954.

Price – $29.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Shorter English Poems

Selected, edited and arranged by Henry Morley. With numerous illustrations. In an early Cape binding by R. Scott, with his label to the front paste down.Large contemporary gift inscription dated 1879 to the front prelim. Some edge wear to the binding and a little foxing throughout.

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-400.00)

Counsels and Ideals from the writings of William Osler.

Gilt decorated faux leather boards. Untrimmed page edges with some scattered foxing throughout. Previous owner’s name to the prelim.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-290.00)

Galen on Bloodletting. A study of the origins, development and validity of his opinions, with a translation of the three works.

Previous owner’s bookplate and review card to the ffep.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Biographical Anecdotes of William Hogarth; with a Catalogue of his Works chronologically arranged ; and occasional remarks.

Re-bound in later quarter leather over cloth covered boards.

Price – $65.00 (ZAR-750.00)

The Oriental Annual, or Scenes in India

Comprising twenty-two engravings from original drawings by William Daniell and a descriptive account. Bound in full brown leather with an embossed snake motif and gilt elephant device. The spine has been neatly re-backed. New end papers, preserving the original feps. Gilt edges all round. Some foxing to the plates, particularly the engraved frontis. Later tissue guards to all plates.

Price – $170.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Decorated cloth boards. Published c. 1920, illustrations by Willy Pogany. Some light scattered foxing.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-500.00)

The Rock Paintings of the Upper Brandberg. Parts 2 – 6 in 9 vols. Lacking part 1. (2 vols)

An unused set consisting of 9 volumes as follows: Part II, Hungorob Gorge, tome 1&2.
Part III, Southern Gorges.
Part IV, Umuaband Keroab Gorges, tome 1&2.
Part V, Naib Gorge (A) and the North West, tome 1&2.
Part IV, Naib (B), Circus and Dom Gorges, tome 1&2. All second tomes containing the loose places are still in shrink wrap plastic and are unused. Published from 1993 to 2006

Price – $1200.00 (ZAR-16000.00)

The Journey from Chester to London

Full leather binding with embossed boards. Chipping and loss to the spine. Marbled end papers and page edges. 6 plates

Price – $65.00 (ZAR-750.00)

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)

Ins Unerforschte Tibet. Tagebuch der deutschen Expedition Stötzner 1914

Text in the German gothic script. Numerous black and white photographs.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-900.00)