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Anstruther, Ian

I Presume. – Anstruther, Ian

$12.11

Stanley’s Triumph and Disaster A biography. 8 illustrations. 207 Pages. Contents clean and tightly bound. 2nd Edition. Condition: Very good+. Appears unread. Dust jacket: Good. Some edge-wear and rubbing. Publisher: Geoffre Bles Date Published: 1973 Publication Place: London Condition: Very good+. Appears unread Binding: Hardcover. Brown boards in very good condition. Lower spine edge rounded….

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Worger, W H

South Africa’s City of Diamonds. – Worger, W H

$16.81

Mine Workers and Monopoly Capitalism in Kimberley, 1867 – 1895 From the fly-leaf: “The author examines the history of Kimberley and the mining industry from the discovery of diamonds and the rush by thousands of prospectors in the late 1860s to the construction of a monopoly enterprise by Rhodes and De Beers in the 1880s…

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Schoeman, Karel (Ed)

Witnesses to War. – Schoeman, Karel (Ed)

$30.27

Personal documents of the Anglo-Boer War (1899 – 1902) from the collections of the South African Library This anthology consists of extracts from diaries, letters and reports taken from manuscripts held by the South African Library in Cape Town. Illustrated with 75 photographs. 176 Pages. Contents clean and tightly bound. 1st Edition. Condition: Very good….

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Griffith, Kenneth

Thank God We Kept the Flag Flying. – Griffith, Kenneth

$12.11

The Siege and Relief of Ladysmith 1899-1900 11 maps, black and white photographs, illustrations and cartoons. Foxing to top and fore-edge. Text block slightly loose. 398 Pages. Contents clean and firmly bound. 1st Edition. Condition: Good+. Dust jacket: Good. Some Edge-wear. Binding: Hardcover. Pale orange cloth boards with gilt lettering and device on spine. Some…

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Godwin, John

Wings to the Cape. – Godwin, John

$16.81

An Account of the Pioneering Air-Race from England to Cape Town in 1920 The background story of Pierrie Van Ryneveld and Quinton Brand who were the first men to fly the length of Africa. Also, the equally courageous but ill-fated attempt by cockerell and Broome’s flight. Toning to the end papers. 125 Pages. Contents clean…

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Milne, A A

Now we are six – Milne, A A

$40.35

Delightful illustrations. Some light scattered foxing. Browning to the half title page as well as the second last page. Previous owner’s name and “Christmas 1927” written on half title page. Split at Page 84/85. 1/2 split at the rear free end page. Contents mostly clean and firmly bound. 2nd Edition. Condition: Good-. Binding: Hardcover. Deep…

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