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Diemont, Marius and Joy

The Brenthurst Baines. Brenthurst Series No. 1. – Diemont, Marius and Joy

$100.88

A selection of the works of Thomas Baines in the Oppenheimer Collection, Johannesburg Traveller, artist and man of enterprise. Some mild cockling to rear fep. Light thumbing. Green tint to top edge. 183 Pages. Contents clean and binding sound. 1st Edition. Standard. Condition: Very good. Dust jacket: Good+. Some light edge-wear. Small abrasions to front…

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Anna H Smith

Cape Views and Costumes. Brenthurst Series 3 – Anna H Smith

$67.25

Water-Colours by HC De Meillon in the Brenthurst Collection, Johannesburg. Views of Cape Town and Cape Costumes. 86 plates. Standard edition of 850 copies bound in cloth. Rust tinted top-edge. Mild thumbing. 134 Pages. Contents clean and binding sound. Standard edition. Condition: Near fine. Dust jacket: Very good. A spot of mild foxing and toning…

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Basil le Cordeur and Christopher Saunders

The Kitchingman Papers. Missionary letters and journals, 1817 to 1848. Brenthurst Series 2 – Basil le Cordeur and Christopher Saunders

$26.90

Standard edition of 850 copies. Rose tinted top-edge. 12 illustrations and 1 map. 310 Pages. Contents clean and binding sound. 1st Edition. Condition: Very good. Dust jacket: Very good. Mild sunning to spine. Mild edge-wear. Binding: Hardcover. Red boards with mild edge-wear to spine edges. Publisher: Brenthurst Press Date Published: 1976 Publication Place: Johannesburg First…

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Le Cordeur, Basil and Saunders, Christopher

The War of the Axe 1847. Brenthurst Series No. 7. – Le Cordeur, Basil and Saunders, Christopher

$67.25

Number seven in the first Brenthurst series. Correspondence between the governor of the Cape Colony, Sir Henry Pottinger, and the commander of the British forces at the Cape, Sir George Berkley and others. Standard edition. Numerous illustrations. Some thumbing. 1st Edition. Standard. Condition: Very good. Dust jacket: Good+. Foxing to the verso. Some light edge-wear…

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Warner, Brian and Rourke, John

Flora Herscheliana. Brenthurst Press. Third Series No. 2 – Warner, Brian and Rourke, John

$121.05

Sir John and Lady Herschel at the Cape 1834 to 1838 Standard edition of 850 copies of a limited-edition Africana. Portfolio of botanical drawings, outlined by John using a camera lucida for scientific accuracy and painted in watercolours by his wife, Margaret. 295 Pages. Contents clean and binding sound. 1st Edition.Condition: Near fine. Dust jacket:…

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Carruthers, Jane (Consultant Academic Editor)

The Jameson Raid. Brenthurst Press. Third Series. No. 1 – Carruthers, Jane (Consultant Academic Editor)

$60.53

A Centennial Retrospective From the flyleaf: “A timely re-examination of a political mystery which has intrigued and exasperated South Africans and historians of the British Empire for a century. Uniquely illustrated, exhaustively researched and readable narrative.” Bright gilt top-edge. A spot of foxing to the fore-edge. 1st Edition. Standard. Condition: Near fine. Dust jacket: Near…

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