Antiquarian Auctions

SA Auction #83 begins on 18 Jun 2020

US Auction #2 ends in

The South African Photo-Publishing Company

Photographs of South Africa, Comprising Representative Views of its Cities, Streets,Churches, Parliament Houses, etc., etc.

Published: The South African Photo-Publishing , Cape Town, 1894

Edition: First

Lot closed

Sold for: Register or Sign In to find out

Bids: 2

Visits: 80

Have a similar item to sell? Contact Us with the details.

How it works


This lot is being sold on behalf of the Friends of the Johannesburg Public Library to raise funds. Original brown leather bevelled boards with gilt decorations on the raised bands on the spine and a decorative gilt title on the upper board. Cream decorative end papers. 12 prelims followed by 100 full page black and white photographic images, each one on a separate page with its caption opposite CONDITION DETAILS: The spine is loose and extremely worn with loss of surface - see image. Library sticker on front paste down. Reference number on reverse of title page. Ownership stamp on second free front end paper. Otherwise, a good copy worth restoring as all the images are clean.
  • Binding Condition: Spine loose, worn
  • Overall Condition: Ex-library - worth restoring
  • Size: 221mm x 294mm
  • Sold By: Gandolph's Books
  • Contact Person: Arnaud Labuschagne
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email:
  • Telephone: +27 11-624-1752
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Cash, Cheque deposits in Rands, bank transfers.
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

Similar lots in the current auction View all

Click on an item to view more details and to bid.

© 2020 Paul Mills trading as All rights reserved. Use of this website is regulated by our website Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.