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Peringuey, L

Inscriptions Left by Early European Navigators on Their Way to the East. (Guide Leaflet No. 1) – Peringuey, L

R250.00

From the “Annals of the South African Museum.” Vol XIII From pillars to stones – a fascinating insight into the remnants of engraved messages left by early navigators around the Cape. Thin booklet with numerous b&w photographs. 49 Pages. Contents clean and binding firm. Condition: Good-. Binding: Softcover. Thin card-wraps with light edge-wear mostly to…

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Lockyer, Cuthbert H

The Lockyer Collection of Obstetric and Gynaecological Specimens. – Lockyer, Cuthbert H

R550.00

Housed in the Museum of Charing Cross Hospital Medical School Catalogue prepared and published by the donor, Cuthbert H J Lockyer. This is the author’s copy with notes. Some light foxing to the front and rear prelims. Inscription on front fep. Text clean. Notes written in blue ink on the blank pages. 297 Pages. 1st…

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Smith, J L B and Smith, Margaret M

Fishes of the Tsitsikama Coastal National Park. – Smith, J L B and Smith, Margaret M

R160.00

Beautiful colour illustrations. Some foxing to all edges. Contents clean and firmly bound. 161 Pages. 1st Edition. Condition: Good. Binding: Hardcover. Illustrated boards with some rubbing and ink marks. Some edge-wear. Bumping to lower corner. Publisher: National Parks Board Date Published: 1966 Publication Place: Johannesburg First Edition: Yes Condition: Good. Binding: Hardcover. Illustrated boards with…

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Edwards, Harry Stillwell

Eneas Africanus – Edwards, Harry Stillwell

R120.00

The delightful tale of Eneas Africanus who was entrusted with transporting the family silver out of harms way of the Confederate army. Sightings of him were reported to the newspapers in response to a plea from his owner. A map of his journey is included. 44 Pages. Text clean. Condition: Fair. Binding: Softcover. Thin cardwraps….

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Hooper, Jim

Koevoet (Signed and inscribed) – Hooper, Jim

R1,200.00

Personal insight by the author into the controversial yet exceptional fighting unit of the South West African Police Counterinsurgency force. Signed and inscribed to John Borland on the title page by the author. Ex Libris label on the fep. 236 Pages. Contents clean and binding tight. 1st edition, 1st impression. Condition: Good+. Dust jacket: Good+….

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Moore, Patrick and Collins, Pete

The Astronomy of Southern Africa – Moore, Patrick and Collins, Pete

R300.00

Covering the history of astronomy from Fr. Guy Tachard’s day – he was a Jesuit priest – to the present taking in such famous figures as Herschel, Maclear and Gill. Some light foxing to prelims. Foxing to all edges. 160 Pages. 1st Edition. Condition: Good+. Dust jacket: Good-. Some light edge-wear with a narrow 4cm…

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