Antiquarian Auctions

Auction #72 begins on
24 Jan 2019 16:30 GMT

Fontein Books

Fontein Books Richard Proctor-Sims

P O Box 193 Philippolis 9970

South Africa

051 773 0050/048 079 546 4032

Fontein Books was established more than forty years ago as a publisher and bookseller. Our physical bookshop is in an 1881 Victorian house in the historic 1822 Transgariep town of Philippolis, while we now also operate from Johannesburg (telephones +27 79 546 4032 / + 27 11 783 6577).

On the current auction (#72) we have listed 17 lots, mainly Library Sets, but including a few Modern First Editions and some Botany titles.

Payments in South Africa may be made by eft; elsewhere by credit card (Visa and Mastercard + 2%; others + 5%). We offer free delivery in South Africa, either by courier (street address required) or by Postnet (buyer's nearest Postnet required).

As always, we will gladly supply further information and/or additional images. 








Results in auction #71

Lot 69

Wood, Vivian C (managing editor); Kobus Esterhuyzen (art director); and others

Lantern. Journal of Adult Education / Tydskrif vir Volksopleiding. First 7 vols complete

Lot 78

Cana, Frank R

The Great War in Europe. A Record of the Struggle against Germany. Vols I-IX

Lot 177

Dadd, Frank (artist)

South Africa on the Somme: The Glorious Defence of Delville Wood (1916)

Lot 189

Leibrandt, H C Vos (Colonial Archivist), editor

Resolutien van den Commandeur en Raden van het Fort de Goede Hoop, 1652-1662 (1898)

Lot 313

Platter, John

Six Platter South African Wine Guides 1983-1990

Lot 329

Wagner, Richard; Arthur Rackham (illustrator); Margaret Amour (translator)

The Rhinegold & The Valkyrie (1910)

Lot 512

Rogers, A W; A L du Toit; Robert Broom (Fossil Reptiles of the Karoo Formation)

An Introduction to the Geology of Cape Colony (1909)

Lot 514

Pieterse, H J C (Deki)

My Tweede Vryheidstryd. Herinneringe van Pieter C Joubert

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