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Auction #73 - Africana

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Lot 7

Watercolour

A very old watercolour dated 1866 of the Booma Pass, British Caffraria

Lot 9

Joseph A. Moloney (Medical Officer and eventual Leader of the Expedition)

With Captain Stairs to Katanga - inscribed copy of the author's account of the most controversial African expedition in history

Lot 10

General J. C. Smuts

Holism and Evolution - copy belonged to WWI flying ace Capt. Cochran-Patrick (21 victories) + handwritten Smuts dinner invitation

Lot 12

Captain Henry Hallam Parr

A Sketch of the Kafir and Zulu Wars. Guadana to Isandhlwana (copy inscribed by the author, Anglo-Zulu War)

Lot 13

Burchell (W.J.)

TRAVELS IN THE INTERIOR OF SOUTHERN AFRICA (An unusually good copy).

Lot 25

AA VV

Reliquary statue Fang people Gabon

Lot 26

AA VV

Miniature helmet mask Gurunsi Burkina faso

Gurunsi masks represent bush spirits during funerals rites and ceremonies

Lot 27

AA VV

Hermaphrodite standing statue Lega Kongo

Lot 28

Sherwin

PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE HABITS OF THE HOTTENTOT MEN AND WOMEN

Animated view of the Cape of the second half of 18th century

Lot 86

Green, Lawrence

KAROO

The story of the Karoos of South Africa - the Great Karoo, the Little Karoo and the far corners of the North West Cape and Namaqualand.

Lot 87

Breytenbach, Breyten

RETURN TO PARADISE

Lot 88

Mostert, Noel

FRONTIERS:

the epic of South Africa's creation and the tragedy of the Xhosa people

Lot 90

Winter, Gordon

INSIDE BOSS:

South Africa's secret police: [an ex-spy's dramatic and shocking expose]

Lot 92

Schreiner, Olive

THOUGHTS ON SOUTH AFRICA;

[foreword by S.C. Cronwright-Schreiner; new foreword by Richard Rive]

Lot 97

Robinson, Helen

CONSTANTIA AND ITS NEIGHBOURS

Lot 105

The Rand Daily Mail

Issues January & May & October1939, September 1938

Lot 112

[Dickson C.G.C.) & Kroon (Dr. D.M.)]

PENNINGTON'S BUTTERFLIES OF SOUTHERN AFRICA (Subscriber's Edition)

Lot 135

Sanni Metelerkamp

Outa Karel's Stories. South African Folk-Lore Tales. - Copy belonged to author Sarah Gertrude Millin

Lot 141

General Sir Arthur Thurlow Cunynghame, G.C.B.

My Command in South Africa 1874 - 1878 - Copy belonged to Col. William Johnston (Anglo-Zulu War, 1st & 2nd Boer War)

Comprising Experiences of Travel in the Colonies of South Africa and the Independent States

Lot 142

Sir James Comyn Macgregor 1861 - 1935 (Compiler)

Basuto Traditions.

Lot 146

Lawrence Green

Secret Africa (Uncommon Pre-War Title with Handwritten Letter #1)

Lot 147

Lawrence Green

Secret Africa (Uncommon Pre-War Title with Handwritten Letter #2)

Lot 148

Paul Kruger.

Aanstellen als Belastinggaarder's Klerk.

Lot 149

H Ed. Volksraad.

Wetboek van den Oranjevrijstaat.

Lot 154

Saul Solomon & Co. (Compilers.)

The General Directory and Guide-Book 1885

To the Cape Of Good Hope and its Dependencies as well as the Free State, Transvaal And Natal.

Lot 155

John Noble. (Editor.)

Official Handbook Cape of Good Hope 1886.

History, Productions, and Resources of the Cape of Good Hope.

Lot 157

William Shaw

The Story of My Mission Among the Native Tribes of South Eastern Africa.

Lot 169

Louis Botha Memorial Committee.

Louis Botha.

Lot 182

Leyland (J.)

ADVENTURES IN THE FAR INTERIOR OF SOUTH AFRICA

Including a Journey to Lake Ngami and Rambles in Honduras, to which is appended a short treatise on the best mode of skinning and preserving birds, animals, etc.,…

Lot 186

Ayliff (John) and Whiteside (Joseph)

HISTORY OF THE ABAMBO

Generally known as the Fingoes

Lot 196

[Maclean (Col. John) Compiler]

A COMPENDIUM OF KAFIR LAWS & CUSTOMS

Including genealogical tables of kafir chiefs and various tribal census returns.

Lot 206

Lieut.-Col. N. Newham-Davis.

The Transvaal Under the Queen.

Lot 208

W.A. Wills and L.T. Collingridge.

The Downfall of Lobengula. (Robben Island copy).

The Cause, History, and Effect of the Matabeli War.

Lot 210

William Cornwallis Harris

The Wild Sports of Southern Africa (Copy belonged to Frank Bradlow)

Lot 211

David Livingstone

Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa

Lot 215

Africana Book Society:

AFRICANA REPRINT LIBRARY (Collectors' Edition)

Lot 223

Bleek (Wm. H.I.)

ZULU LEGENDS (limited edition)

Lot 235

De Beer, Mona

THE LION MOUNTAIN:

and the story of Bantry Bay, Clifton and Camps Bay on the Atlantic coast of the Cape Peninsula

Lot 242

Bennett, R (Assistant Superintendent)

REMINISCENCES OF THE CAPE GOVERNMENT TELEGRAPHS

MEMOIRS OF FORTY YEARS DEVELOPMENT OF THE ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH SERVICE IN SOUTH AFRICA

Lot 243

Henry Wellington Wack

The Story of the Congo Free State

Social, political, and economic aspects of the Belgian system of government in Central Africa

Lot 260

Peter Kolben

The Present State of the Cape of Good Hope

Lot 265

Elspeth Huxley

White Man's Country

Lord Delamare and The Making of Kenya

Lot 269

Ron Reid-Daly

STAYING ALIVE

A Southern African Survival Handbook

Lot 271

Newdigate, James & Barrington, H.F.F.A.

THE PORTLAND PEOPLE:

the story of a Settler family, incorporating the diary of the Honourable Henry Frederic Francis Adair Barrington of Portland, Knysna, 1862-1882

Lot 280

Grania Ogilvie

The Dictionary of South African Painters and Sculptors.

Including Namibia.

Lot 282

Barnard, Lady Anne

THE CAPE DIARIES OF LADY ANNE BARNARD: 1799-1800;

edited by Margaret Lenta and Basil le Cordeur

Lot 284

Robinson, Helen

THE VILLAGES OF THE LIESBEECK:

from the sea to the source

Lot 285

Van Riebeeck, Jan

JOURNAL OF JAN VAN RIEBEECK, 1651-1662;

edited and with an introduction and footnotes by H.B. Thom

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