Auction #73 - Africana
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A very old watercolour dated 1866 of the Booma Pass, British Caffraria
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
General J. C. Smuts
Holism and Evolution - copy belonged to WWI flying ace Capt. Cochran-Patrick (21 victories) + handwritten Smuts dinner invitation
Captain Henry Hallam Parr
A Sketch of the Kafir and Zulu Wars. Guadana to Isandhlwana (copy inscribed by the author, Anglo-Zulu War)
TRAVELS IN THE INTERIOR OF SOUTHERN AFRICA (An unusually good copy).
Reliquary statue Fang people Gabon
Miniature helmet mask Gurunsi Burkina faso
Gurunsi masks represent bush spirits during funerals rites and ceremonies
Hermaphrodite standing statue Lega Kongo
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
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.
RETURN TO PARADISE
the epic of South Africa's creation and the tragedy of the Xhosa people
South Africa's secret police: [an ex-spy's dramatic and shocking expose]
THOUGHTS ON SOUTH AFRICA;
[foreword by S.C. Cronwright-Schreiner; new foreword by Richard Rive]
CONSTANTIA AND ITS NEIGHBOURS
The Rand Daily Mail
Issues January & May & October1939, September 1938
[Dickson C.G.C.) & Kroon (Dr. D.M.)]
PENNINGTON'S BUTTERFLIES OF SOUTHERN AFRICA (Subscriber's Edition)
Outa Karel's Stories. South African Folk-Lore Tales. - Copy belonged to author Sarah Gertrude Millin
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
Sir James Comyn Macgregor 1861 - 1935 (Compiler)
Secret Africa (Uncommon Pre-War Title with Handwritten Letter #1)
Secret Africa (Uncommon Pre-War Title with Handwritten Letter #2)
Aanstellen als Belastinggaarder's Klerk.
H Ed. Volksraad.
Wetboek van den Oranjevrijstaat.
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.
John Noble. (Editor.)
Official Handbook Cape of Good Hope 1886.
History, Productions, and Resources of the Cape of Good Hope.
The Story of My Mission Among the Native Tribes of South Eastern Africa.
Louis Botha Memorial Committee.
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.,…
Ayliff (John) and Whiteside (Joseph)
HISTORY OF THE ABAMBO
Generally known as the Fingoes
[Maclean (Col. John) Compiler]
A COMPENDIUM OF KAFIR LAWS & CUSTOMS
Including genealogical tables of kafir chiefs and various tribal census returns.
Lieut.-Col. N. Newham-Davis.
The Transvaal Under the Queen.
W.A. Wills and L.T. Collingridge.
The Downfall of Lobengula. (Robben Island copy).
The Cause, History, and Effect of the Matabeli War.
William Cornwallis Harris
The Wild Sports of Southern Africa (Copy belonged to Frank Bradlow)
Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa
Africana Book Society:
AFRICANA REPRINT LIBRARY (Collectors' Edition)
Bleek (Wm. H.I.)
ZULU LEGENDS (limited edition)
De Beer, Mona
THE LION MOUNTAIN:
and the story of Bantry Bay, Clifton and Camps Bay on the Atlantic coast of the Cape Peninsula
Bennett, R (Assistant Superintendent)
REMINISCENCES OF THE CAPE GOVERNMENT TELEGRAPHS
MEMOIRS OF FORTY YEARS DEVELOPMENT OF THE ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH SERVICE IN SOUTH AFRICA
Henry Wellington Wack
The Story of the Congo Free State
Social, political, and economic aspects of the Belgian system of government in Central Africa
The Present State of the Cape of Good Hope
White Man's Country
Lord Delamare and The Making of Kenya
A Southern African Survival Handbook
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
The Dictionary of South African Painters and Sculptors.
Barnard, Lady Anne
THE CAPE DIARIES OF LADY ANNE BARNARD: 1799-1800;
edited by Margaret Lenta and Basil le Cordeur
THE VILLAGES OF THE LIESBEECK:
from the sea to the source
Van Riebeeck, Jan
JOURNAL OF JAN VAN RIEBEECK, 1651-1662;
edited and with an introduction and footnotes by H.B. Thom