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Africana Catalogue Q175 December 2002

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INDEX


WESTERN CAPE

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#7918 Green, Lawrence G. BEYOND THE CITY LIGHTS. The Story Of The Western Province - The Towns And The Farms, The Life And The People, The Folklore And The Legends. Red cb. 240pp. cold.frontis. illustrated b/w photos. 8vo indexed. G in tatty d/w. Cape Town 1957 1st edn. £5.00
#9369 Green, Lawrence G. GROW LOVELY, GROWING OLD. [The Story Of Cape Town's Three Centuries - The Streets, The Houses, The Characters, The Legends, Traditions And Folklore, The Laughter And Tears]. Red cb. 271pp cold.frontis. illustrated b/w plates. A nice reading copy. Timmins. Cape Town 1951 1st edn. £4.00
#5888 Green, Lawrence G. I HEARD THE OLD MEN SAY. Secrets Of The Cape That Has Vanished, And Little-Known Dramas On The Fringe Of Living Memory. Blue cb. 296pp. illustrated cold.frontis and b/w plates and dwgs. by Leng Dixon. indexed. Inscrip ffep else VG in nice looking d/w (sello marks to foldins and small mark to spine) hence VG-. Timmins. Cape Town 1964 1st edn. £8.00
#8565 Green, Lawrence G. I HEARD THE OLD MEN SAY. Secrets Of The Cape That Has Vanished, And Little-Known Dramas On The Fringe Of Living Memory. Blue cb. 296pp illustrated cold.frontis, b/w plates, dwgs. by Leng Dixon. indexed. Ex library with pockets etc tipped in, o/w a G-VG clean copy in bright G+ d/w with a few rubs and chips Timmins. Cape Town 1965 2nd edn. £5.00
#9363 Green, Lawrence G. IN THE LAND OF AFTERNOON. Illus by Dorelle. Western Cape stories and history. Khaki cb. 255pp. Cold.frontis. illustrated b/w dwgs. photos. 8vo. Inscrip ffep. sp.slightly offset, some fox. a clean sound copy. no d/w Cape Town 1950. 2nd imp. £5.00
#9364 Green, Lawrence G. TAVERN OF THE SEAS. The story of Cape Town and the Peninsula. Light cb. 209pp illustrated b/w photos line dwgs. 8vo. Sound but a reading copy only. Timmins. Cape Town 1948. 3rd imp. £3.00
#9374 Morrison, Theresa. CAPE WINELANDS. A Touring Guide To Wineries Of Constantia, Stellenbosch, Franschoek & Paarl. A tour through some of the Cape's most enchanting wine estates. Printed wraps. vii + 110pp illustrated col.photos. oblong 8vo. No inscrip. Mint. David Philip. Cape Town (2000). £10.00
#9315 Picard, Hymen W.J. LORDS OF STALPLEIN Biographical Miniatures Of The British Governors Of The Cape Of Good Hope. 26 Governors and their involvement here. Bibliography. Brown cb. 176pp. illustrated b/w plates. lg.8vo. indexed. VG-F in VG+ d/w. HAUM. Cape Town 1974. £20.00
#9336 Slingsby, Peter. & Coombe, Ed. BEYOND THE CEDERBERG. Agter-Pakhuis, Biedouw, Wupperthal. A guide-book to this area. Printed wraps. 76pp illustrated line dwgs. 8vo. Mint. Baardskeeder. Muizenberg 2001.

several copies available.
£4.00

EASTERN CAPE (including all 1820 Settler related material)

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#9052 1820 Settlers Memorial Trust. (T.H. Barry). 1820. Publication giving a brief outline of the settlers and their achievements preparatory to outlining details of a plan for a monument to the settlers. Although this was not in the end the way that a monument was achieved this records early ideas and plans on the matter. Printed wraps, 16pp stapled booklet. illustrated photos. oblong 8vo. Slightly creased, VG. Grahamstown 1961. £6.00
#9438 Birrell, Harry. EVERGREEN. The History Of The D.S.G. Grahamstown 1874-1999. The Dioscesan School For Girls was founded on the then Eastern Frontier of the Cape Colony. Green cb. 465pp illustrated b/w photos. 8vo. indexed. Mint in near-so d/w. DSG. Grahamstown 1999. £15.00
#9450 Currie, Jurgen. NOORSMILK IN YOUR EYE. About a Place Where Innocence Nearly Survived. Stories about the folk of this area south of Graaf-Reinet. 125pp p/b illustrated b/w photos. Fine. Self. nd. £8.00
#9408 Dioscesan School For Girls. Magazine. May 1960. Annual school magazine with usual essays, poems, and news. Printed green wraps. 41pp stapled. 8vo. VG. DSG. Grahamstown 1960. £3.00
#9317 Meintjes, Johannes. SANDILE. The Fall Of The Xhosa Nation. Covers the various Border Wars, War of The Axe, Sir Harry Smith, Sir George Gray, etc. Bibliography. Printed bds. 312pp. illustrated col.b/w. plates. lg.8vo. indexed. No inscrip. spine slightly fad. edges a little browned else VG+. T.V. Bulpin. Cape Town 1971 1st edn. £40.00
#9334 Metrowich F.C. FRONTIER FLAMES. Stories of the settlers of the Eastern Cape. Illus. Penny Miller. Printed yellow cb. 286pp. b/w portrait frontis, illustrated col.b/w dwgs. No inscrip. eps lightly fox & edges browned, stain on one ff hence VG-F in VG+ d/w. A particularly nice copy despite listed faults. Cape Town 1968 1st edn. £12.00
#9333 Pringle, Eric E., Mark A., & John. PRINGLES OF THE VALLEYS. Their History And Genealogy. Gilt on blue cb. x + 242pp. illustrated b/w photos. cold.plates, foldout map, etc. includes "Guide To Corrections ...". No inscrip. except eps browned a Fine copy in G+ d/w (wear, insect damage, stained on rear). Adelaide 1957.

Limited edition. No.743 of 1000.
£60.00
#9360 Riet, Kathleen. MORNING IN THE HEART. A Memoir By Kathleen Van Der Riet. A story of life in the Eastern Cape from the first decade of the 20thC. Well detailed and full of interest. Printed wraps. vii + 215pp. illustrated b/w photos. 8vo. Fine. Tecoma. Port Elizabeth 1999. £10.00
#9402 Victoria Girls' High School. Magazine. Vol.III No.7. November 1953. Annual school magazine with usual essays, poems, and news. Printed cream wraps. 58pp stapled. 8vo. VG. VGH. Grahamstown 1953. £3.00
#9407 Victoria Girls' High School. Magazine. Vol.III No.7. November 1953. Annual school magazine with usual essays, poems, and news. Printed cream wraps. 58pp stapled. 8vo. Inscrip f.wrap else VG. VGH. Grahamstown 1953. £3.00
#9403 Victoria Girls' High School. Magazine. Vol.III No.8. November 1954. Annual school magazine with usual essays, poems, and news. Printed cream wraps. 60pp stapled. 8vo. Inscrip f.wrap else VG. VGH. Grahamstown 1954. £3.00
#9404 Victoria Girls' High School. Magazine. Vol.IV No.1. November 1955. Annual school magazine with usual essays, poems, and news. Printed cream wraps. 50pp stapled. 8vo. Inscrip f.wrap else VG. VGH. Grahamstown 1955. £3.00
#9406 Victoria Girls' High School. Magazine. Vol.IV No.2. November 1956. Annual school magazine with usual essays, poems, and news. Printed cream wraps. 70pp stapled. 8vo. VG. VGH. Grahamstown 1956. £3.00
#9405 Victoria Girls' High School. Magazine. Vol.IV No.3. November 1958. Annual school magazine with usual essays, poems, and news. Printed cream wraps. 60pp stapled. 8vo. Large selection of signatures on wrap else VG. VGH. Grahmstown 1958. £3.00
#9421 Wiles, C.C. THE TALE OF A LIBRARY. 1827-1948. History of Grahamstown Library. Brown wraps. 39pp stapled. illustrated b/w photos. 8vo. Fine. Grocott & Sherry. Grahamstown 1948.

several copies available.
£3.00

SOUTHERN AFRICA, GENERAL. (unclassified by area)

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#9436 Bryant, Margot. TAKING STOCK. Johannesburg Stock Exchange - The First 100 Years. Inextricably linked to the mining industry and the Witwatersrand this history underlines that of South African industrial development. Bibliography. Brown cb. 214pp illustrated col.b/w photos. 8vo. indexed. No inscrip. Fine. D/w sp.fad & sl.rubbed hence VG+. Jonathan Ball. Johannesburg 1987. £15.00
#9451 Bulpin, T.V. DISCOVERING SOUTHERN AFRICA. Illustrated by Penny Miller. The second edition of this many-editioned work is a font of information minor & major about the country. Our best travel guide ever will remind you of happy days. Printed bds. 899pp illustrated col.photos, maps, dwgs. 8vo indexed. No inscrip. bookseller's ticket, VG+. Books of Africa. Cape Town 1980 2nd edn. £12.00
#9328 De Kock, Victor. THE FUN THEY HAD. The Pastimes Of Our Forefathers. Looks at music, horseracing, hunting, boxing, cricket, tennis, and much more. Cream cb. 194pp illustrated b/w dwgs. 8vo. No inscrip. bds & eps fox, G in d/w. Cape Town 1955. £8.00
#9316 Hattersley, Alan F. AN ILLUSTRATED SOCIAL HISTORY OF SOUTH AFRICA. A detailed look at how people actually lived in the years from 1652 to 1910. Covers all aspects of life in towns and rural areas, houses, social life, dress, work, sport, school, church, and much more. Very well illustrated with monochrome and coloured plates (Angas, Baines, Bowler, Burchell, & others). Extensive chapter notes. Gilt on red cb. x + 261pp. illustrated col.b/w plates. indexed. Inscrip and school stamp ffep. sello stains to pastedowns. binding fault has intoduced crease to spine both at head and tail. Little used, overall VG appearance. D/w less than VG, rubbed and has slight loss along top edge across and near top of spine. Balkema. Cape Town 1969. £20.00
#9388 Hudson-Reed, Sydney. TOGETHER FOR A CENTURY. The History Of The Baptist Union Of South Africa 1877-1977. Printed wraps. 168pp illustrated b/w photos. 8vo. No inscrip. VG. S.A. Baptist Historical Society. Pietermaritzburg nd. £6.00
#9352 Nimocks, Walter. MILNER'S YOUNG MEN. The "Kindergarten" In Edwardian Imperial Affairs. Bibliography. Tan cb. xi + 234pp. frontis. illustrated b/w photos. indexed. No inscrip. edges fox hence VG+ in VG d/w. Hodder & Stoughton. London 1970. £16.00
#9440 Wilks, Terry. ONE HUNDRED GOLDEN YEARS. A History Of The Natal Building Society 1882-1982. Gilt on imit.leather bds. 122pp illustrated col.b/w photos etc. sm.4to. No inscrip. Fine. King & Wlks. Westville 1982. £18.00
#9359 Wilson, Monica. & Thompson, Leonard. A HISTORY OF SOUTH AFRICA TO 1870. A paperback edition of 'The Oxford History Of South Africa' Vol.I. Omits Chapter 1 and bibliography, but includes additional illustrations. Standard text. 476pp 8vo p/b illustrated b/w plates, maps, etc. indexed. No inscrip. some spine creasing as usual else near Fine. David Philip. Cape Town 1982 1st imp. £20.00

SOUTHERN AFRICAN COASTAL ISLANDS AND THE SOUTHERN OCEAN ISLANDS

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#9367 Green, Lawrence G. AT DAYBREAK FOR THE ISLES. The islands around the coast of Southern Africa. Another tale of lone islands, shipwrecks around the African coast. Vintage Lawrence Green! Red cb. 220pp cold. foldout frontis. illustrated b/w photos. maps on eps. indexed. No inscrip. some fading around spine, G, clean, no d/w. Cape Town 1950 1st edn. £5.00
#7665 Green, Lawrence G. EIGHT BELLS AT SALAMANDER. [The Unwritten Story Of Ships And Men In South African Waters, And Some Of The Forgotten Adventures And Mysteries Of The Wide Oceans That Wash The Shores Of Africa And Break On The Lonely Isles]. Southern Ocean and Indian Ocean islands including Bouvet Island, Tristan Da Cunha, Seychelles, Gough, Madagasca, and Falklands form the backdrop for a mix of nautical tales. Brown paper-covered bds. 271pp illustrated b/w photos. indexed. Except top edge a little dusty & spotty, Fine in d/w. Cape Town 1984 rpt. £11.00

AGRICULTURE, ANIMAL HUSBANDRY AND HORTICULTURE

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#8927 Douglass, Arthur. OSTRICH FARMING IN SOUTH AFRICA. Being An Acccount Of Its Origin And Rise; How To Set About It; The Profits To Be Derived; How To Manage The Birds; The Capital Required; The Diseases And Difficulties To Be Met With, &c. &c. Extremely scarce item. Gilt title on brown cb variant, blind stamped with ostrich design. viii + 251pp. 10 b/w engravings plus foldout cold.map. 12mo. No inscrip. tear to cloth at edge f.bd. stain at foredge has penetrated to spoil some ff & illustrated light foxing. Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co. London nd. (1881). £40.00
#9397 Shanawany, M.M. & Dingle, John. OSTRICH PRODUCTION SYSTEMS. FAO Animal Production And Health Paper. Detailed instructions on how to exploit yet another of earth's resources. Breeding, raising, killing, disposal, at a profit. Printed wraps. 256pp illustrated b/w photos, tables, etc. tall 4to. Mint. FAO of UN. Rome 1999. £26.00

ANTHROPOLOGY

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#9318 Cook, P.A.W. SOCIAL ORGANISATION AND CEREMONIAL INSTITUTIONS OF THE BOMVANA. Also covers the relationship system, twins, religion, witchcraft and magic, chieftainship, law, individual and social arrangements. Gilt on brown cb. xi + 171pp. indexed. Bds spotty, esp spine. some illustrated loose. foxed. A good reading copy only. Juta. Cape Town nd.

Inscribed ffep thus: "To Mr & Mrs Richardson in gratitude for manykindnesses, from P.A.W. Cook. 29th May 1931.
£40.00
#9330 Mayer, Philip. TOWNSMEN OR TRIBESMAN. Conservatism And The Process Of Urbanisation In A South African City. Contains an intensive study of the labour migrant element in the African townships of East London. With Contributions By Iona Mayer. Bibliography. x + 329pp p/b. illustrated map. indexed. No inscrip. except bump at tail of spine VG. OUP. Cape Town 2nd edn. 1979. £10.00
#9457 Schapera, I. (Ed). THE BANTU-SPEAKING TRIBES OF SOUTH AFRICA. An Ethnographical Survey. Edited For The (South African) Inter-University Committee for African Studies. (Formed the basis for Hammond-Tookes 'The Bantu-Speaking Peoples of Southern Africa'). Chapters by Dart, Hoernl?, Krige, Kirby, Doke, Hunter, and others. Bibliography. Plum cb. xv + 453pp. illustrated b/w photos, foldout map at rear, indexed. VG-F in worn and browned d/w. Maskew Miller. Cape Town 1966 8th imp. £24.00
#9389 Smith. Robert S. KINGDOMS OF THE YORUBA. Studies In African History. 2. Bibliography. xiii + 226pp p/b. illustrated maps. 12mo. indexed. Inscrip ffep. A decent reading copy. Methuen. London 1969. £5.00
#9322 Thomas, Elizabeth Marshall. THE HARMLESS PEOPLE. The Bushmen of the Kalahari. Black cb. 237pp illustrated b/w photo. sm.8vo. Inscrip ffep. edges & eps fox. else G in d/w. Readers Union. London 1960. £8.00

FINE ARTS, PHOTOGRAPHY, ARCHITECTURE.

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#9458 Shuttleworth, Betty. THE HISTORY OF THE PIANO. Taken From A Thesis Presented To Rhodes University. MONOCHORD TO MOOG. A Study Of The Development Of Stringed Keyboards With Special Reference To Popularity Trends. Edited by Tim Radloff. Many of the photographs show pianos in the Grahamstown area. Printed card wraps. 176pp illustrated b/w photos. dgms. A4. Fine Self. (1977). £15.00

BOTANY(& Gardening)

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#9353 Eliovsen, Sima. BULBS FOR THE GARDNER In The Southern Hemisphere. Also applying well to Australia and New Zealand this is a standard work on the subject. Profusely illustrated, this covers all aspects of management of bulbs as well as having a large and detailed A-Z of bulbs. Green cb. 249pp illustrated col.photos and line dwgs. lg.8vo. indexed. Inscrip f.pastedown. VG+ in d/w. Timmins. Cape Town 1967. £20.00
#9412 Eliovsen, Sima. DISCOVERING WILD FLOWERS IN SOUTHERN AFRICA. A review of wild flowers, with over 100 species described and illustrated in colour. Gilt on green skivertex. 253pp illustrated cold.plates. 4to. No inscrip. VG in G browned d/w with sm.loss at head of spine.. Timmins. Cape Town 1969 2nd edn. £20.00
#9418 Eliovsen, Sima. FLOWERING SHRUBS AND TREES For South African Gardens. A gardening book for local conditions, author gives much valuable advice. Green cb. xvi + 146pp. illustrated col.b/w photos. 4to. G only. Timmins. Cape Town 1951. £5.00
#9411 Eliovsen, Sima. SOUTH AFRICAN WILD FLOWERS FOR THE GARDEN. How To Grow Them, Identify Them And Use Them for Effect. Bulbs, Annuals, Perrenials, Shrubs, Trees, Succulents. Illustrated with 407 photographs. Green cb. xix + 306pp illustrated col.b/w photos, dwgs. etc. folio. indexed. Spine spotted. school presentation lable f.pastedown. heavy shelfwear at spine, nevertheless a clean sound copy in G repd. d/w. Timmins. Cape Town 1965 4th edn. £20.00
#9419 Eliovson, Sima. FLOWERING SHRUBS, TREES AND CLIMBERS For Southern Afica. Wide coverage of both indigenous and exotic species with information arranged in a most accessible way for the practical gardener. xx + 216pp. Illus. col.b/w photos. lg.8vo. G in d/w (Sp.fad. closed tears). Timmins. Cape Town 1971 7th edn. £8.00
#9417 Gibson, Janet M. WILD FLOWERS OF NATAL (COASTAL REGION). Illustrated by Author with 116 plates, 886 paintings. 810 species.. Gilt dec green imit. leather. xi + 136pp. lg.8vo. indexed. No inscrip. VG+ in tatty d/w. Natal Publishing Trust Fund. Durban 1975 1st edn. £26.00
#9355 Hall, Doug. & Black, & Don. THE SOUTH AFRICAN BONSAI BOOK. An instructional book illustrating many styles of bonsai. Bibliography. Red cb. 93pp illustrated col.b/w photos, line dwgs. sm.4to. No inscrip. near VG in d/w (small triang. tear top edge, no loss). Timmins. Cape Town 1979 2nd imp. £8.00
#9383 Jeppe, Barbara. SOUTH AFRICA IS MY GARDEN. 24 plates illustrate over 150 species. Author's beautiful watercolours, with accompanying handwritten text and line drawings, describe and illustrate local flora. Gilt on yellow cb. illustrated cold.b/w dwgs. (44pp). 4to. Absolutely mint in d/w. Delta. Craighall 1984 1st edn.

several copies available.
£10.00
#9416 Lighton, Conrad. CAPE FLORAL KINGDOM. The Story Of South Africa's Wild Flowers, And The People Who Found, Named And Made Them Famous The World Over. Chronology. Red cb. 206pp. Illus. col.photos. plates, line dwgs. 8vo. indexed. Inscrip f.pastedown. sl.loss to head of spine, edges fox. hence G in d/w (with similar loss). Cape Town 1960 1st edn. £5.00
#9415 Plowes, D.C.H. & Drummond, R.B. WILD FLOWERS OF RHODESIA. A Guide To Some Of The Common Flowers Of Rhodesia. Illustrated 193 plates. Does not cover trees or shrubs, excludes aloes. Printed wraps. unnum. illustrated col.photos. oblong 8vo. indexed. No inscrip. clean, G+. Longmans. Salisbury 1976 1st edn. £10.00
#9414 Vanderplank, Helen J. WILDFLOWERS OF THE PORT ELIZABETH AREA. Swartkops To Sundays Rivers. (Port Elizabeth - Uitenhage). Contains 380 species illustrated in colour by the Author. Brief description on facing page to cold.plate. This later edition greatly expanded with 96 cold.plates. Printed wraps. 160pp stapled p/b. illustrated cold.plates. 8vo. indexed. No inscrip. small mark f.wrap and scuff to rear wrap, hence VG-. Bluecliffe. Port Elizabeth 1999. £12.00
#9413 Vanderplank, Helen J. WILDFLOWERS OF THE PORT ELIZABETH AREA. Swartkops To Sundays Rivers. (Port Elizabeth - Uitenhage). Contains 380 species illustrated in colour by the Author. Brief description on facing page to cold.plate. Printed wraps. 160pp stapled p/b. illustrated 68 cold.plates. 8vo. indexed. No inscrip. nick in top edge of f.wrap and a few small marks, hence VG, contents fine. Bluecliffe. Port Elizabeth 1998. £8.00

BIOGRAPHIES, AUTOBIOGRAPHIES, DIARIES, LETTERS, GENEALOGICAL.

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#9379 Cameron, Trewhella. JAN SMUTS. An Illustrated Biography. Bibliography. Profusely illustrated. Maroon cb. 192pp illustrated b/w photos. 4to. indexed. No inscrip. nominally a fine copy, but several chapters bound upside-down and out of order. Pity. Human & Rousseau. Cape Town 1994. £8.00
#9442 Cloete, Stuart. A VICTORIAN SON. An Autobiography 1897-1922. Noted South African author was born in 1897 and this volume covers his younger life, schooling, his World War One experiences and the growing consciousness of his Boer heritage. Concludes with Major Cloete, now married, resuming life in post-war France. Red cb. 319pp. 8vo. No inscrip. sl.offset to spine else VG+ in VG d/w. Collins. London 1972 1st edn. £9.00
#9319 Gledhill, Eily & Jack. IN THE STEPS OF PIET RETIEF. Detailed biography of the Voortrekker leader. Deals extensively with his activities in the Eastern Cape as trader, builder, farmer, and field-commandant. Bibliography. Yellow cb. 240pp illustrated b/w plates, maps, etc. indexed. No inscrip. VG+ in clean rubbed d/w. Human & Rousseau. Cape Town 1980. £20.00
#9368 Green, Lawrence G. WHERE MEN STILL DREAM. The Life And Memories, Travels And Encounters Of A South African Writer. Autobiographical account of Authors life to age 40. Covers Tristan da Cunha, Madagascar, Kalahari desert, Belgian Congo, other travels and time in SA Airforce. Red cb. 228pp illustrated b/w photos. indexed. G, clean, no d/w. Timmins. Cape Town 1950 imp. £4.00
#9373 Holt, Rev. Basil. JOSEPH WILLIAMS. And The Pioneer Mission To The South-Eastern Bantu. The Lovedale Historical Series No.1. Biblography. Blue cb. v + 186pp. frontis portrait. 12mo. indexed. No inscrip. feps browned, spine wrinkled (binder), contents Fine & unread, overall VG+ in d/w. (browned, chipped around head of spine, small loss lower rear bottom). Despite the foregoing this is a particularly clean and nice copy of a scarce item. Lovedale Press 1954. £60.00
#9459 Kuttel, M. QUADRILLES AND KONFYT. The Life And Journal Of Hildagonda Duckitt. Otherwise regarded as the South African Mrs Beeton, her story covers Victorian years at the Cape. Interesting chapter on life on the diamond fields. Genealogy table. Grey cb. iv + 112pp illustrated b/w photos. 8vo indexed. Inscrip. ffep and one ink annot. some newspaper clippings tipped in, ff browned hence G+ sound copy in extremely clean VG+ d/w. Maskew Miller. Cape Town 1954. £10.00
#9378 Macpherson, Fiona. HOMETALK WITH MANGO GROOVE. Photographs by Fiona Macpherson. South Africa's popular band with lead singer Claire Johnston tell their story in their own words. Printed wraps. 86pp illustrated col.b/w photos. 4to. VG. Ravan. Johannesburg 1991. £6.00
#9325 Moffat, John S. THE LIVES OF ROBERT & MARY MOFFAT. By Their Son. Later edition with 'A Supplementary Chapter'. Dec. green cb. xiii + 314pp illustrated frontis portrait (Woodburytype) and plates. 8vo. G, sl.shaken. eps fox. T. Fisher Unwin. London. 11th edition. nd.

Inscribed ffep thus: "Mrs Richardson from ? Moffat"
£18.00
#9326 Vaughan, Iris. LAST OF THE SUNLIT YEARS. Personal reminiscences of the golden years in South Africa before WW2, by the Author of The Diary Of Iris Vaughan. 157pp. 8vo. No inscrip. eps just slightly foxed else G-VG in clean d/w (one small closed tear). Cape Town 1969 1st edn. £10.00
#9387 Woods, Donald. BIKO. Film tie-in version. xiii + 418pp p/b. illustrated b/w photos. Stamp ffep, ff browned, booksellers ticket title.p. hence G-VG. Penguin. London 1987. £4.00

COOKERY AND WINE, HOME CRAFTS

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#8396 Baker, Rod. THE HOME ADVISOR. Your Guide To Problem Solving Around The House. Not your average diy book, this covers all those stupid little things that you wish you had known after the job has been botched. First aid, electrical faults, security etc. Well illustrated. Printed bds. 160pp illustrated col.photos. dwgs etc. 4to. Mint. Human & Rousseau. Cape Town 2002. £10.00
#9390 Duckitt, Hildagonda J. HILDA'S DIARY OF A CAPE HOUSEKEEPER. Being A Chronicle Of Daily Events And Monthly Work In A Cape Household, With Numerous Cooking Recipes, And Notes On Gardening, Poulty Keeping, Etc. Facsimile of the Chapman & Hall 1902 edition. Green & red cb with gilt dec. 300pp frontis. sm.8vo. indexed. Inscrip ffep else Fine in d/w (spine sl.fad and plastic taped down inside hence VG). Macmillan. London 1978. £20.00
#9446 Sparks, Shirley. THE NEW SOUTH AFRICA COOKERY BOOK. In Three Languages. English, Afrikaans, Xhosa. Recipes especially designed for a maid to prepare varied family meals easily and unsupervised. Spiral bound, 109pp 8vo. Fine. Self. nd. (c.mid 1990s?). £5.00
#9381 Stirton, Sue. RICE. The Tastic Rice Cookbook. South Africa's favourite brand of rice, Tastic has put together an excellent cookbook, well illustrated. Mint. Nelson 1999. £12.00
#9461 Toerien, Wendy. SOUTH AFRICAN WINE, A CELEBRATION. Profusely illustrated this is an uptodate look at everthing from planting to pouring. Directory of wineries. Printed bds. 176pp illustrated col.photos, maps, etc. indexed. No inscrip. Except mini-nick to d/w top corner, Fine. Struik. Cape Town 1999. £20.00
#9375 Victor, Rene. DIG-IN. Easy, Quick, Low-Budget Recipes For Students In Digs. Popular recipe book for Rhodes University students here. Printed yellow card wraps. 43pp pp stapled A4. Fine. Self. nd. £3.00

EAST AND CENTRAL AFRICA

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#9452 Karimi, Joseph. & Ochieng, Philip. THE KENYATTA SUCCESSSION. Authors show how disaster nearly struck during the succession struggle following the death of Jomo Kenyatta. Deals in detail with the change-the-constitution move and the Ngoroko special Police Unit which was quietly disbanded by Arap Moi shortly after his taking office. xii + 195pp p/b. indexed. No inscrip. wraps a little rubbed, creased, hence VG-. Transafrica. Nairobi 1980. £8.00

AFRICAN FICTION, LITERATURE & CREATIVE WRITINGS, MAGAZINES.

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#9343 Bond, Gill. THE SUNFLOWER. The people grow sunflowers for seeds and grow more from those. For young people. Parallel English, Xhosa, & Zulu texts. Printed wraps. 32pp stapled oblong 8vo. Mint. David Philip. Cape Town 1994.

several copies available.
£3.00
#9332 Bosman, Herman Charles. A CASK OF JEREPIGO. Includes biographical introduction by Lionel Abrahams. Brown cb. xi + 179pp. 8vo. Fine in d/w. Human & Rousseau. Cape Town 1972 1st edn thus. £20.00
#9398 Bosman, Herman Charles. COLD STONE JUG. Sentenced to death after an accident in which his brother-in-law was killed Bosman, aged 21, was granted a reprieve and served 4 years with hard labour. This is the chronicle of his experiences in prison. Olive cb. 220pp. 8vo. No inscrip. Fine in G only d/w (complete, no loss, but badly stained at rear). Human & Rousseau. Cape Town 1984. £10.00
#9331 Bosman, Herman Charles. UNTO DUST. Stories By Herman Charles Bosman. Edited by Lionel Abrahams. Foreword by William Plomer. Brown cb. xi + 179pp. 8vo. Fine in d/w. Human & Rousseau. Cape Town 1971 4th edn thus. £20.00
#9329 Bosman, Herman Charles. UNTO DUST. Stories By Herman Charles Bosman. Edited by Lionel Abrahams. Foreword by William Plomer. This is the true first edition. Gilt on blue cb. xi + 179pp. 8vo. No inscrip. edges & eps fox else VG in bright attractive d/w (rear fox. a few points of wear but no tears. Anthony Blond. London 1963 1st edn. £50.00
#9393 Brink, Andre. THE RIGHTS OF DESIRE. Novel. Brown cb. 311pp 8vo. No inscrip. Fine in d/w. Secker & Warburg. London 2000. £16.00
#9347 Cameron, Cole. BEYOND THE NURSERY. Way-out nursery rhymes, not quite the way that we remember them! Printed black paper-covered bds. 108pp illustrated 8vo. Fine in d/w. Cave Press. Johannesburg 1999. £5.00
#9348 Cameron, Cole. BEYOND THE NURSERY. Way-out nursery rhymes, not quite the way that we remember them! Printed black paper-covered bds. 108pp illustrated 8vo. Fine in d/w (has 1"+ closed tear at top).. Cave Press. Johannesburg 1999.

several equivalent condition copies available.
£4.00
#9434 Clingman, Paul. A STATE OF SYMMETRY. Author's first novel. Black cb. 380pp. No inscrip. mint. Viking. Penguin South Africa 1996. £20.00
#9399 Croudace, Glynn. BLACKADDER. A classical detective novel set in South Africa. Red cb. 190pp 8vo. Some fox. G in worn d/w. Macmillan. London 1969 1st edn. £3.00
#9394 Croudace, Glynn. THE SILVER GRASS. Novel set in South West Africa. Grey cb. 221pp 8vo. Good, clean, no d/w. Robert Hale. London 1968.

Inscribed on ffep thus: "I hope you enjoy this, Helen. Sincerely, Glynn".
£8.00
#9341 English, J.M. THE STORY OF BUCK HORNS. For young children, amusingly tells how the different buck ended up with different-shaped horns, with line illustrated 8pp stapled booklet. Mint. Self. np. nd.

several copies available.
£1.50
#9345 Ford, Janis. VUYO TO THE RESCUE. Vuyo takes an injured friend to the night-shelter for street children. The Street Detective series. For young people. Printed wraps. 62pp 8vo. Fine. Human & Rousseau. Cape Town 1998. £3.00
#9455 Fox, Jane. THE KILLING BOTTLE. Author is married to well-known writer Lionel Abrahams. Known for her poetry and short stories this is her first novel. 143pp p/b. 8vo. No inscrip. Mint. David Philip. Cape Town 1999. £6.00
#9460 Haarhoff, Dorian. DESERT DECEMBER. Illustrated by Leon Vermeulen. Seth travels at dusk in the Namib desert to join his mother and father in a mining village far away for Christmas. Printed card covers, 41pp stapled illustrated b/w dwgs. No inscrip. Fine. Songololo / David Philip. Cape Town 1995. £3.00
#9344 King, Georgiana. ZOLANI GOES TO YEOVILLE. Zolani gets to go to Johannesburg in a taxi. Illustrated by Friedel Eloff. For young people. Printed wraps. 48pp illustrated b/w dwgs. 8vo. No inscrip VG+. Tafelberg. Cape Town 1995. £3.00
#9338 Koch, Una. EEKIE MAAK 'N PLAN. Squirrel Eekie makes a plan to help the hungry hippo. En "Die Eieris Weg". Illustrated by Valerie Terblanche. Simple Afrikaans text Printed wraps. 25pp stapled 8vo. Mint. Junior Student. Blanco 1999.

several copies available.
£2.50
#9339 Koch, Una. MANIE SE MOTOR. Mani dreams he has a car and has adventures. Illustrated Kevin Van Niekerk. Simple Afrikaans text. Printed wraps. 20pp stapled 8vo. Mint. Junior Student. Blanco 1999.

several copies available.
£2.50
#9337 Koch, Una. ROEP VIR JAN DE VOS. Illustrated by Lauren Baickly. For young people, simple Afrikaans text. Printed wraps, 20pp stapled 8vo. Mint. Junior Student. Blanco 1999. £2.50
#9439 Matthee, Dalene. PIETERNELLA VAN DIE KAAP. Historiese Roman Oor Pieternella En Eva-Krotoa. Afrikaans. Printed bds. 647pp 8vo. No inscrip. Mint. Tafelberg. Cape Town (2000) 1st edn. £14.00
#9350 Metelerkamp, Joan. INTO THE DAY BREAKING. Author's third collection of poetry describes a domestic world and traces the not always visible connections that tie us to each other and to the earth. Printed wraps. 108pp 8vo. Mint. Gecko. Durban 2000. £5.00
#9349 Metelerkamp, Joan. STONE NO MORE. Second collection of verse from Author. Printed wraps. 71pp 8vo. Fine. Gecko. Durban 1999. £6.00
#9351 Nortje, Arthur. ANATOMY OF DARK: Collected Poems Of Arthur Nortjie. Edited by Dirk Klopper. Printed wraps. xxxiv + 434pp. 8vo. Near F. UNISA. Pretoria 2000.

several copies available.

£10.00
#9391 O'Keefe, Bob. DIAMONDS CAN BE DANGEROUS. Rare item. Green cb. 190pp. sm.8vo. G, no d/w. Spearhead. Pretoria nd.

Inscribed by Author thus: "To Martin, who ???? "Pride of the Bushveld" should have won, from Bob O'Keefe".

£30.00
#9447 Pinnock, Patricia Schonstein. A GATHERING OF MADONNAS AND OTHER POEMS. Women victims of war form the central theme of poems which capture the plight of refugees and displaced persons in Africa. Printed wraps. 46pp 8vo. Fine. African Sun. Cape Town 2001. £8.00
#9382 Readers Digest. SOUTH AFRICAN MULTI-LANGUAGE DICTIONARY AND PHRASE BOOK. English, Afrikaans, Northern Sotho, Sesotho, Tswana, Xhosa, Zulu. Seperate section for each language provides a simple word-to-word translation of 5000 words and 500 phrases. Plus 22 keyed pictures showing the correct word for everyday situations such as the body, the house, the car, etc. Printed bds. 495pp. 4to. No inscrip. Fine. RDA. Cape Town 1994 3rd prtg. £24.00
#9392 Reid, Mark. NAMIB. A novel set in a uranium mining town in the Namib desert. Brown cb. 293pp. 8vo. No inscrip. Fine in d/w (gloss slightly rubbed). Vantage. NY (1992) 1st edn.

several copies available.
£12.00
#9361 Reinhardt, Molly. MORE LOVE AND HISSES. Known for her candour, the author writes without fear or favour on a number of topics which became discussion points throughout southern Africa when published in the Sunday Times. Green cb. 187pp. 8vo. Inscrip ffep. eps & edges a little fox else a nice tight VG copy in d/w. Timmins. Cape Town 1975. £6.00
#9362 Reinhardt, Molly. WITH LOVE AND HISSES. Her column in the Sunday Times was required reading for every South African. Red cb. 197pp. 8vo. No inscrip. top edge a little dusty else G-VG in nice d/w. Timmins. Cape Town 1972. £8.00
#9335 Rolfes, Karen Isabella. THE SHOPKEEPER. Novella. Printed wraps. 69pp 12mo. Fine. RTF. Cape Town 1998.

several copies available.
£2.50
#9431 Stones, Annette. (Comp). GIVE ME WORDS. An Anthology Of South African Poems For Children. Words of Explanation for each poem. Printed wraps. 172pp. 8vo. VG+. Book Studio. Johannesburg 1988. £5.00
#9342 Swart, Ginny. NOSIPHO AND THE KING OF BONES. Two High School friends get involved in a biology project that leads then from Cape Town up the west coast to fossil remains of a bear that became extinct five million years ago. Fiction for readers at secondary school level. Printed wraps. 114pp. 12mo. Mint. Macmillan Boleswa. Cape Town 1997. £3.00
#9340 Turkington, Noel. & Mathew, Gillian. RUN, BROTHER, RUN. Thando organises a fun run and learns that winning is not everything in life. For young people. Printed wraps. 32pp illustrated stapled 8vo. Mint. Human & Rousseau. Cape Town 1998. £3.00
#9535 Tyson, Harvey. EDITORS UNDER FIRE. Contributors include Nelson Mandela & Helen Suzman. Blue cb. 428pp illustrated b/w photos. cartoons. 8vo indexed. Mint in near-so d/w. Random House. Sandton 1993.

Inscribed title page thus; "To Ian. Harvey Tyson. July '93".
£22.00
#9445 Van Der Vyver, Marita. CHILDISH THINGS. A story of growing up from youth and throwing off the mantle of childish things. 316pp p/b. No inscrip. VG. Penguin. London 1998. £4.50
#9346 Vorwerk, Paul. MYSTICAL MILES. Running, Living, Beaming. About running, it explores the philosphy, poetry, and panting of the sport and takes the reader deep into the fullness of the running experience. Printed wraps. ii + 304pp. 8vo. Mint. Wild Books Ink. Cape Town 2000. £8.00
#9444 Wilhelm, Peter. SOME PLACE IN AFRICA. Collection of Author's short stories. Printed wraps. 121pp 8vo. Inscrip ffep, G+. Donker. Craighall 1987. £4.00
#9453 Woodrow, Mervyn. BARD IN THE BUSH. Short Stories By Mervyn Woodrow. 151pp p/b. 8vo. Mint in d/w. Woodrow. Pretoria 2000. £7.00

MINING HISTORY AND PERSONALITIES

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#9356 Balfour, Ian. FAMOUS DIAMONDS. The definitive book of about 100 of the world's most famous diamonds. Well illustrated. Bibliography. Black cb. 224pp illustrated col.b/w photos. 4to. indexed. No inscrip. 2 dibs mar f.bd. cloth unbroken, hence near Fine, in similarly afflicted VG d/w (a little rubbed). Collins. London 1987. £35.00
#9357 Levinson, Olga. DIAMONDS IN THE DESERT. The Story Of August Stauch And His Times. A history of Stauch, diamonds, and South West Africa. Bibliography. Blue cb. 172pp illustrated col.b/w photos, map. etc. indexed. Inscrip ffep. VG+ in d/w. Tafelberg. Cape Town 1983. £35.00
#9354 Wannenburgh, A.J. & Johnson, Peter. DIAMOND PEOPLE. Photography by Peter Johnson. Lavishly illustrated to show every aspect of the diamond trade. Blue cb. col.photo inset f.bd. 280pp illustrated cold.photos. 4to. No inscrip. Mint, d/w rubbed to rear, some impressions. hence near F. Norfolk House. London 1990 1st edn. 1st £35.00

MODERN POLITICAL HISTORY, SOCIOLOGY, CURRENT AFFAIRS.

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#6101 Catholic Institute For International Relations. NOW EVERYONE IS AFRAID.... The Changing Face Of Policing In South Africa. 251pp p/b. + appendices. Illus. b/w photos, maps. G+. London 1988. £9.00
#9425 Christie, Pam. THE RIGHT TO LEARN. The Struggle For Education In South Africa. Intended to raise issues for discussion on the matter, suggests many points of view and encourages thinking. Printed wraps. 272pp illustrated dwgs. 8vo. VG+. Sached Ravan. Braamfontein 1986. £8.00
#9454 Cole, Josette. CROSSROADS. The Politics Of Reform And Repression 1976-1986. Bibliography. Printed wraps. xiii + 175pp. 8vo. indexed. Owners inscrip. ff browned. G+. Ravan. Johannesburg 1987. £9.00
#9426 Desmond. Cosmas. THE DISCARDED PEOPLE. An Account Of African Resettlement. With a foreword by Nadine Gordimer. Printed wraps. 268pp illustrated b/w photos. foldout map. 8vo. Small ownership stamp title.p., some pencil u/l else G-VG. Christian Institute. Braamfontein nd. (c.1970). £10.00
#9429 Kane-Berman, John. SOUTH AFRIC'S SILENT REVOLUTION. Shows why apartheid began to crumble, and that ordinary people rather than political elites played the key role in this. Printed wraps. v + 102pp. 8vo. No inscrip. fine. SAIRR / Southern. Johannesburg 1991 2nd edn. £8.00
#9428 Lockwood, Edgar. SOUTH AFRICA'A MOMENT OF TRUTH. Analyses the situation and gives guidelines for action against apartheid by Christians in North America. vi + 183pp p/b. 8vo. No inscrip. Fine. Friendship Press. NY (1988). £8.00
#9423 Nash, M. BLACK UPROOTING FROM 'WHITE' SOUTH AFRICA. The Fourth And Final Stage Of Apartheid. 120pp p/b. illustrated b/w photos. tables, maps. 8vo. VG+. SACC. Braamfontein 1980. £8.00
#9424 Nash, M. BLACK UPROOTING FROM 'WHITE' SOUTH AFRICA. The Fourth And Final Stage Of Apartheid. 120pp p/b. illustrated b/w photos. tables, maps. 8vo. VG+. SACC. Braamfontein 1980. £8.00
#9449 Oliphant, Andries Walter. CULTURE AND EMPOWERMENT. Debates, Workshops. Art And Photography From The Zabalanza Festival. In 1990 delegates from South African cultural organisations met in London, shifting the focus of cultural festivals held outside the country from cultural resistance to the acquisition of artistic skills, training, and empowerment. Printed wraps. 244pp illustrated cold.plates. No inscrip. VG+. COSAW. Johannesburg 1993. £10.00
#9376 Vail, Leroy. (Ed). THE CREATION OF TRIBALISM IN SOUTHERN AFRICA. This study focuses on the historical evolution of ethnic identity over a broad region from Zaire to South Africa. Printed wraps. xiv + 722pp illustrated maps. 8vo. indexed. Mint. David Philip. Cape Town (1989). £6.00
#9448 Van Der Ross R.E. MYTHS AND ATTITUDES. An Inside Look At The Coloured People. 116pp. Maps on eps. No inscrip. VG in G only d/w. Tafelberg. Cape Town 1979. £6.00

RHODESIA / ZIMBABWE

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#9441 Farrant, Jean. MASHONALAND MARTYR. Bernard Mizeki And The Pioneer Church Red cb. xxiii + 258pp. illustrated b/w photos. 8vo. indexed. Owners inscrip ffep. VG-F in G-VG pc.d/w (closed tear, stain). OUP. Cape Town 1966. £15.00

SOUTH AFRICAN SPORT, VARIOUS.

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#9401 African SportsZone. A CENTURY OF SOUTH AFRICAN SPORT. A Five-Volume Compendium, Covering South African Sport From The Beginning To The End Of The 20th Century. 1. Great Moments Of The Millenium. (A pictorial chronology). 2. 1900 - 1999 A Year By Year Overview. (Highs and lows). 3. The History Of South African Sport. (More than 70 sports). 4. Records And Results. (The champions and top results, major & minor sports). 5. 1000 Sports Personalities. (A to Z profiles and pictures). 5 volumes with wraps bound as one, gilt on red skivertex. 480pp illustrated b/w.col.photos. 4to. Mint. The African SportZone 2000. £30.00
#9457 Chettle, Geoffrey A. SOUTH AFRICAN CRICKET ANNUAL 1971. Volume 18. Published with the approval of the SACU this provides provincial statistics and details including South African averages and records, Also comprehensively covers all cricket activity nationwide including the Gillette Cup, provincial, school and university cricket, etc. Printed wraps. 188pp illustrated tables, b/w photos. No inscrip. sm.tear at top of spine. Durban. 1971. £7.00
#9456 Chettle, Geoffrey A. SOUTH AFRICAN CRICKET ANNUAL 1972. Volume 19. Published with the approval of the SACU this provides provincial statistics and details including South African averages and records, Also comprehensively covers all cricket activity nationwide including the Gillette Cup, provincial, school and university cricket, etc. Printed wraps. 188pp illustrated tables, b/w photos. No inscrip. G.. Durban. 1972. £9.00
#9437 Griffiths, Edward. THE CAPTAINS. The story of South Africa's rugby captains over 110 years. With statistical tables. Printed wraps. xii + 555pp. illustrated b/w photos. 8vo. indexed. No inscrip. Fine. Jonathan Ball. Johannesburg (2001). £10.00
#9458 Heesom, Denys. PROTEA CRICKET ANNUAL OF SOUTH AFRICA 1977. Volume 24. Published in association with SACU this provides provincial statistics and details including South African averages and records, Also comprehensively covers all cricket activity nationwide including the Currie Cup. Printed wraps. 320pp illustrated tables, b/w photos. Owners inscrip. wraps creased, G. Protea. Cape Town 1977. £8.00
#9459 Owen-Smith, Michael. PROTEA CRICKET ANNUAL OF SOUTH AFRICA 1981. Volume 28. Published in association with SACU this provides provincial statistics and details including South African averages and records, Also comprehensively covers all cricket activity nationwide including the Currie Cup. Printed wraps. 320pp illustrated tables, b/w photos. Owners inscrip. to f.wrap, G. Protea. Cape Town 1981. £8.00
#9430 Royal Cape Golf Club. CENTENARY YEAR 1985. Includes a history of the club, a hole by hole description of the course, and more. Well illustrated. A unique item. Gilt on full black & maroon leather. 48pp illustrated col.b/w photos. oblong 4to No inscrip. Fine. RCGC Cape Town 1985.

Front board gilt wording as follows:

ROYAL CAPE GOLF CLUB
Centenary Year
Presented To
The Municipality Of Port Alfred
On The Occasion Of Their Centenary

£40.00

SOUTH WEST AFRICA / NAMIBIA

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#9370 Green, Lawrence G. SOMETHING RICH AND STRANGE. The Story Of South Africa's Treasures, Famous And Unknown, Sunken And Buried, And Some Personal Experiences In The Search For Lost Hoards. Several chapters devoted to the treasures lost off the coast of South West Africa. Cream cb. 258pp illustrated sepia photos, plates, maps. 8vo. indexed. No inscrip. VG in G+ ch.d/w. Timmins. Cape Town 1962 1st edn. £10.00
#9365 Green, Lawrence G. TO THE RIVER'S END. [Tales Of Kalahari Solitude And Lonely Stretches Of The Orange River]. Author covers the adjacent South West African diamond areas ("sperrgebiet"). Green cb. 208pp. Cold.frontis. illustrated b/w photos. maps on eps. 8vo indexed. G only, no d/w. Cape Town (1948). 1st edn. £4.00

EARLY AFRICAN TRAVEL AND EXPLORATION

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#9323 Venter, Al. J. AFRICA TODAY. Well-known South African journalist specialising in African affairs gives a country by country resume based upon his extensive travels throughout the continent. Black cb. ix + 254pp. illustrated b/w photos. 8vo. No inscrip. sello stains to eps. edges & eps fox. G+ in d/w. Macmillan. Johannesburg (1975). £8.00

WEST AFRICA

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#6431 Packer, George. THE VILLAGE OF WAITING. Author lived in Togo as an English teacher and recounts his experiences and observations of contemporary African life. 316pp p/b. No inscrip. VG. Sceptre. 1989. £5.00

MILITARY

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#6773 Miller, Charles. BATTLE FOR THE BUNDU. The First World War In East Africa. Bibliography. Black cb. x +353pp. illustrated b/w photos. maps. 8vo indexed. Eps & edges sl.fox o/w VG in tatty repd. d/w. London 1974. £10.00
#9324 Montgomery, John. 1900. The End Of An Era. A graphic illustrated survey of the year 1900. Includes two chapters on the Boer War. Brown cb. 247pp illustrated b/w photos. indexed. No inscrip. VG+ in G+ d/w (sp.fad). George Allen & Unwin. London 1968. £10.00
#9384 Nasson, Bill. UYADELA WEN'OSULAPHO. Black Participation In The Anglo-Boer War. Printed wraps. iv + 58pp. 8vo. illustrated b/w photos. No inscrip. Near fine. Ravan. Randburg 1999. £5.00
#9385 Nasson, Bill. UYADELA WEN'OSULAPHO. Black Participation In The Anglo-Boer War. Printed wraps. iv + 58pp. 8vo. illustrated b/w photos. No inscrip. Near fine. Ravan. Randburg 1999. £5.00
#9320 Pakenham, Thomas. THE BOER WAR. A first full-scale documentary history of the Boer War. His narrative is based on first-hand and largely unpublished sources. Documents in the Public Record Office, material in South African archives, private papers of many of the major figures including Sir Redvers Buller and Lord Roberts, material compiled by the War Office Intelligence Dept., private letters from members of the British Cabinet, letters and diaries of those who fought in the war and tape-recorded memories of survivors. List of sources, bibliography, notes. Gilt on brown cb. illustrated b/w photos. xxii + 659pp. 8vo. indexed. Inscrip. ffep. G-VG in G ch.d/w. Jonathan Ball. Johannesburg 1979 1st edn thus. £12.00
#5933 Shay, Reg. & Vermaak, Chris. THE SILENT WAR. The Fight For Southern Africa. Two journalists trace the history of terror and intimidation in Rhodesia, South Africa, South West Africa, Mozambique, and Angola, studying the causes and effects that have led to the rise of terrorism in the south of the african continent. Green cb. 267pp. illustrated b/w photos, maps, 8vo. Bds spotty, G, in tatty d/w. Galaxie. Rhodesia 1971. £6.00
#9327 Young, P.J. BOOT AND SADDLE. A Narrative Record Of The Cape Regiment, The British Cape Mounted Rifleman, The Frontier Armed Mounted Police, And The Colonial Cape Mounted Rifleman. Gilt on black cb. 193pp. illustrated b/w photos, map. 8vo. indexed. No inscrip. G+ in G d/w (sm.loss at tail of spine, & 2" closed tear up along edge of spine from there). Maskew Miller. Cape Town nd. c.1955. 1st edn. £28.00

ZOOLOGY, HUNTING, BIG GAME.

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#9395 Beard, Peter H. THE END OF THE GAME. The Last Word From Paradise. A Pictorial Documentation Of The Origins, History & Prospects Of The Big Game In Africa. Profusely illustrated this is the result of 20 years documentation. This hard to find Collins edition features high quality reproduction. Grey cb. approx 250pp. illustrated b/w photos etc. 4to. Inscrip verso ffep. VG+ in G d/w. Collins. london 1978. £50.00
#9432 Bille, Count G.Ahlefeldt. TANDALLA. A Danish Game Warden's Study Of Native And Wild Life In Kenya And Tanganyika. This is a report of the Danish East African Scientific Expedition of 1947 for the Zoological Museums of Aarhus and the University of Copenhagen, and the National Museum of Denmark. Green cb. xiv + 296pp illustrated b/w photos. map. 8vo indexed. Good reading copy, sound, clean, but foxed and with 2" of cloth rubbed through on edge of r.bd. Routledge & kegan Paul. London 1951 1st UK edn. £12.00
#9427 Marais, Eugene. THE SOUL OF THE APE. Author's study of the habits of baboons led him to the conclusion that man's subconscious mentality is in fact the primitive, instinctive mind, which has been crowded out by the development of a reasoning intellect during the evolutionary process. Blue cb. 226pp. Ownership. inscrip. ffep. G+ in bright but insect damaged d/w. Human & Rousseau. Cape Town 1974 edn. £10.00
#9377 Stampa, Siegfried. JIM DER LEOPARD. Eine Geschichte Aus Sudafrika. Printed bds. 175pp illustrated maps. 4to. Fine. Sachs. Darmstadt 1998. £8.00
#9321 Szechenyi, Count Zsigmund. LAND OF ELEPHANTS. Big Gun Hunting In Kenya, Tanganyika And Uganda. A scarce item. Black cb. xi + 208pp illustrated b/w photos. maps. 8vo. No inscrip. G, clean, one plate loose. lightly foxed. no d/w. Putnam. London 1935 1st UK edn. £120.00
#9433 Taylor, John. ("Pondoro"). BIG GAME AND BIG GAME RIFLES. Analysis of hunting rifles, practical experience and theoretical detail combined. Red cb. 215pp illustrated b/w photos, tables. Ownership inscrip. eps fox. G, no d/w. Herbert Jenkins. London 1951 rpt. £25.00


ABBREVIATIONS

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M. Mint. F. Fine.
VG. Very Good. G. Good.
annots. annotations. bds. boards.
col. cold. colour(ed). d/w dust-wrapper.
eps endpapers. ff. leaves.
f(f)eps front (free) endpapers. fox. foxed.
illus. illustrated. o/w otherwise.
pp. pages. sl. slight.
sm. small. sp. spine
u/l underlining v. very.



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