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AFRIKAANSE KULTUURALMANAK. Federasie van Afrikaanse Kultuurvereniginge 1980. Redaksiecomitee M.J. Swart, P.G. Nel, A.C. Hartman, H.A.Sloet, M.J. Grobbelaar. Johannesburg, 1980. 4to. Boards, with dust-jacket. With many portraits and illustrations. 391 pp. [Boeknr.: 35069 ]

€ 35,00

ALBERTI, Ludwig. Account of the tribal life & customs of the Xhosa in 1807. Translated by William Fehr from the original manuscript in German of The Kaffirs of the South coast of Africa. Cape Town, A.A. Balkema, 1968. Cloth. With 2 plates and 4 coloured folding plates. XIV,117 pp. The first comprehensive and balanced account of Bantu tribal life. [Boeknr.: 35112 ]

€ 40,00

AXELSON, Eric. Portuguese in South-East Africa 1488-1600. Johannesburg, University of the Witwatersrand, 1973. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With 18 maps and plates. XII,276 pp. [Boeknr.: 35138 ]

€ 95,00

AXELSON, Eric. Portuguese in South-East Africa 1600 -1700. Johannesburg, Witwatersrand University Press, 1969. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With 15 maps and plates. X,226 pp. [Boeknr.: 35139 ]

€ 55,00

BACKHOUSE, James. A narrative of a visit to the Mauritius and South Africa. London, Hamilton, Adams, and Co., 1844.Original embossed cloth, spine letteed in gilt. With folding map of Mauritius, large folding map of South Africa, 16 etched plates and 28 woodengravings. XVI,628,LVI pp. First edition. - The book is in the form of a diary, and the author seems to have traversed every part of South Africa where there was a mission station or a missionary. In this way he appears to have met almost every prominent man connected with mission work in South Africa at his time. The volume commences with an account of the author's visit to Mauritius, where he stayed about three months. There is a good description of Kaffraria , and of the Basuto, Griqua and Bechuana countries, and the account of the Cape Colony affords valuable information concerning the first part of the nineteenth century (Mendelssohn p.62). Throughout the volume there are ample descriptions of the flora of the country. - Fine.Hess & Coger 5155. [Boeknr.: 34996 ]

€ 225,00

BAGNALL, A. Gordon. Wines of South Africa. An account of their history, their production and their nature. Cape Town, Paarl, 1961. Boards. With illustrations by Roman Waher. 95 pp. With bookplate of James Hamilton Russell, signed by the author. [Boeknr.: 35093 ]

€ 25,00

BAIN, Andrew Geddes. Journals of Andrew Geddes Bain. Trader, explorer, soldier, road engineer and geologist. Cape Town, 1949. Cloth. With maps and plates. XXXIX, 264 pp. Van Riebeeck Society, first series, 30. - Andrew Geddes Bain is best known for his building of Cape roads and passes. His diaries, from 1826 to the 1840s, were both working journals and accounts of his experiences and descriptions of the people he encountered in the course of his work. This volume includes his chronicle of his journey in 1826 to the northern Cape. [Boeknr.: 32780 ]

€ 25,00

BAREND-VAN HAEFTEN, M. & B. PAASMAN. (Red.). De Kaap: Goede Hoop halverwege Indië. Bloemlezing van Kaapteksten uit de Compagniestijd. Hilversum, Verloren, 2003. Wrappers. With illustrations. 192 pp. [Boeknr.: 24034 ]

€ 20,00

BARNARD, Anne. The Cape journals of Lady Anne Barnard 1797-1798. Edited by A.M. Lewin Robinson with Margaret Lenta and Dorothy Driver. Cape Town, 1993. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With illustrations. XIX,431 pp. Van Riebeeck Society, 2nd series, 24. - The journals are invaluable in the light which they cast on 'the interesting domestic particulars of life in Cape Town', dealing with matters which male writers ignored. In addition, her place in society, as wife to the secretary of the first British governor of the Cape and the latter's official hostess, gave her access to a wide range of classes and people. Although carefully censored, her journals, enhanced by the quality of her writing, give a unique of view of life at the Cape at the end of the 18th century. [Boeknr.: 34550 ]

€ 25,00

BARNARD, Anne. South Africa a century ago (1797-1801). Selected and edited by H.J. Anderson. With an introduction by A.C.G. Lloyd. Cape Town, Maskew Miller, (1925). Cloth (stained). With plates. XXVIII,231 pp. Part I. Letters written from the Cape of Good Hope. Part II Extracts from a journal, addressed to her sisters in England. She was the wife to the secretary of the first British governor of the Cape giving a unique view of life at the Cape at the end of the 18th century. [Boeknr.: 35078 ]

€ 35,00

BARNARD, Anne. The Cape diaries of Lady Anne Barnard 1799-1800. Edited by Margaret Lenta and Basil le Cordeur. Cape Town, 1999. 2 volumes. Cloth, with dust-jackets. With illustrations. XXXV,368; X,328 pp. Van Riebeeck Society, 2nd series, 29-30. - The Cape Diaries are the private and unrevised records on which Lady Anne based her Journals. Consequently they express Lady Anne's uncensored views on a wide variety of topics, social and political. She offers valuable insights into the social constraints upon women at the time. [Boeknr.: 34544 ]

€ 40,00

BAX, D. & C. KOEMAN. Argitektoniese skoonheid in Kaapstad se kompanjiestuin 1777 - 1805. With a summary in English. Kaapstad, Tafelberg-Uitgewers, 1963. Oblong 8vo. Cloth, lettered in gilt. With 41 illustrations and plates. 112 pp. [Boeknr.: 35034 ]

€ 45,00

BAX, D. Het oudste Kaapse zilver 1669-1751. Met gegevens over zilveren voorwerpen verkregen in de 17de, 18de en 19de eeuw door die kerkelijke gemeenten en instellingen van Compagnie en burgerij welke reeds voor 1752 aan de Kaap bestonden. Summary in English. Amsterdam, Noord-Hollandsche Uitgevers Maatschappij, 1974. 8vo. Wrappers. With 28 photographic illustrations. 208 pp. - (VKA). [Boeknr.: 11583 ]

€ 35,00

BAX, D. n' Pastelportret deur Piter Willem Regnault, tekenaar en tuinier in Kaapstad, 1753-1765. Amsterdam, N.V. Noord-Hollandsche Uitgevers Maatschappij, 1969. Wrappers. With folding plate. 20 pp. - (KNAW). [Boeknr.: 6454 ]

€ 15,00

BAX, D. Zuid-Afrika's eerste openbare verzameling op het gebied van kunst en ethnologie 1764-1821. Schenkers: Von Dessin, James Cook, James King. Amsterdam, North-Holland Publishing Company, 1970. Wrappers. With illustrations. 156 pp. - (V.K.A.). [Boeknr.: 22226 ]

€ 25,00

BEER, Mona de. Who did what in South Africa. Craighall, Ad. Donker, 1988. Boards, with dust-jacket. With many portraits. 196 pp. - Signed by the author. 'There are chiefs, soldiers, pioneers, governors and prospectors. Every section of the community has its personalities and in this book we have tried to summarise their achievements'. [Boeknr.: 35072 ]

€ 25,00

BEYERS, Coenraad. Die Kaapse patriotte 1779-1791. Kaapstad, Juta & Kie, (1929). Cloth. XVII,260 pp. [Boeknr.: 16714 ]

€ 35,00

BIEWENGA, Ad. De Kaap de Goede Hoop. Een Nederlandse vestigingskolonie, 1680-1730. Amsterdam, Prometheus & Bert Bakker, 1999. Wrappers. With illustrations. 346 pp. [Boeknr.: 21169 ]

€ 25,00

BLERK, J.A. van. Op die Bermudas beland. My herinneringe uit die tweede vryheidsoorlog. Kaapstad, Amsterdam, A.A. Balkema, 1949. Cloth. With photographic plates. 145 pp. Signed by the author. - The Second Boer War (11 October 1899 - 31 May 1902) was fought between the British Empire and two Boer states, the South African Republic (Republic of Transvaal) and the Orange Free State, over the Empire's influence in South Africa. [Boeknr.: 35102 ]

€ 65,00

BÖESEKEN, A.J. Avontuur in die vreemde. Die verhaal van Jan van Riebeeck. Kaapstad, Tafelberg-Uitgevers, 1971. Boards, with dust-jacket. With plates. 99 pp. [Boeknr.: 35157 ]

€ 30,00

BÖESEKEN, A.J. Jan van Riebeeck en sy gesin. (Kaapstad, Tafelberg, 1974). Boards, with dust-jacket. With plates. XVIII,285 pp. [Boeknr.: 24081 ]

€ 30,00

BONAPARTE, Prince Roland. Le premier établissement des Néerlandais a Maurice. Paris, 1890.4to. Original printed wrappers (soiled;spine dam.). With map, plan, 2 plates of fort Frederik Hendrik, and 2 other plates. 60 pp. Privately printed in a limited edition. - Dealing with the first settlement of the Dutch on Mauritius, including the official letters of the first governor C.S. Gooyer.Ryckebusch 908. [Boeknr.: 8900 ]

€ 150,00

BOPHUTHATSWANA. The Republic of Bophuthatswana. Johannesburg, Chris van Rensburg Publications, 1977. Folio. Pictorial boards, with slipcase. With many coloured photographic illustrations. 216 pp. The republic of Bophuthatswana come into being on 6 December 1977 when the Tswana people of South Africa were granted sovereign independence. [Boeknr.: 35038 ]

€ 35,00

BOSMAN, D.B. Briewe van Johanna Maria van Riebeeck en andere Riebeeckiana. Amsterdam, N.V. Noord-Hollansche Uitgevers Maatschappij, 1952. Cloth. With plates. 153 pp. Johanna Maria van Riebeeck (1679-1759) was from an elite family in Batavia. She was the granddaughter of Jan van Riebeeck, first Dutch Commander at the Cape. [Boeknr.: 6459 ]

€ 45,00

BOSMAN, I.D. Dr. George Mc Call Theal as die geskiedskrywer van Suid-Afrika. Amsterdam, Swets en Zeitlinger, 1932. Wrappers. 159,(2) pp. [Boeknr.: 35142 ]

€ 20,00

BOTHA, Colin Graham. The French refugees at the Cape. Cape Town, Cape Times Limited, 1919. Cloth. With folding plate with signatures and 2 folding maps. VIII,171 pp. [Boeknr.: 35076 ]

€ 35,00

BOTHA, Colin Graham. The Public Archives of South Africa 1652-1910. Cape Town, Cape Times Limited, 1928. Cloth, spine lettered in gilt. IX,108 pp. - First edition. [Boeknr.: 35092 ]

€ 45,00

BOUSHOUANAS. BOUSHOUANAS, HOMMES ET FEMMES. - VILLAGE DES BOUSHOUANAS. (No pl., ca. 1800). 2 engravings depicting African natives after Tardieu l'ainé by Perdoux. Each ca. 14 x 21 cm. [Boeknr.: 20390 ]

€ 45,00

BOWEN, Emanuel. Byzonder ontwerp van zommige der voornaamste Africaansche eilanden zo in de Middellandsche als Atlantische en Ethiopische zeeën. (No place, 1784).Engraved map by J. van Jagen, coloured by hand, featuring 7 small maps of islands of the Mediterranean Sea, Atlantic and South Africa. Ca. 37 x 44 cm. First published by Emanuel Bowen, London 1747. Particular draughts of some of the chief African islands in the Mediterranean, as also in the Atlantic and Ethiopic Oceans. Depicting the Bay of Agoa de Saldanha and Table Bay with plan of the Dutch fortress, the islands of Cape Verde, Malta, Tenerife, St. Helena and Madera. - Fine. [Boeknr.: 34188 ]

€ 275,00

BRADLOW, Frank R. The Van Riebeeck Society 1918-1978. Cape Town, Van Riebeeck Society, 1978. Wrappers. 18 pp. [Boeknr.: 34557 ]

€ 15,00

BRINK, Carel Frederik & Ensign Johannes Tobias RHENIUS. The journals of Brink and Rhenius being the journal of Carel Frederik Brink of the journey into Great Namaqualand (1761-2) made by Captain Hendrik Hop and the journal of ensign Johannes Tobias Rhenius (1724). Transcribed, translated and edited with an introduction, brief lives and footnotes by E.E. Mossop. Kaapstad, 1947. Cloth. With plates and 4 folding maps. XIV, 160 pp. Van Riebeeck Society, first series, 28. - Hendrik Hop was a Stellenbosch farmer who led a pioneering journey into Namaqualand. The account of the journey is told by the Cape surveyor and map-maker, Carel Brink. Accompanying this record is the brief journal of the trading journey of Johannes Rhenius of Berlin, made nearly 40 years before that of Hop. His account is of particular interest because of his encounters with Khoi people distant from the Cape settlement. [Boeknr.: 32764 ]

€ 25,00

BRUWER, F.P. Die Bantoe van Suid-Afrika. Hersiene uitgawe. Johannesburg, Afrikaanse Pers-Boekhandel, 1963. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With plates. (12),220 pp. [Boeknr.: 35066 ]

€ 30,00

BRYCE, James. Impressions of South Africa. London, Macmillan and Co., 1897.Original red cloth (sl. soiled), spine lettered in gilt. With 3 folding coloured maps. XXV,604 pp. First edition printed in the same year. - There are several chapters on the geography, vegetation and fauna of South Africa, together with a synopsis of the history of the native and European races; most of the important towns and industries are described, and there is an account of Basutoland and Rhodesia (Mendelssohn I, p.209).SAB I, p.318. [Boeknr.: 35003 ]

€ 65,00

BULPIN, T.V. Lost trails of the Transvaal. Johannesburg, Thomas Nelson & Son, 1965. Pictorial cloth. With illustrations by A.A. Telford and C.T.A. Maberly. 474 pp. [Boeknr.: 35124 ]

€ 45,00

BUNBURY, Charles J.F. Journal of a residence at the Cape of Good Hope, with excursions into the interior, and notes of the natural history and the native tribes. London, John Murray, 1848.Original embossed cloth. With frontispiece depicting Table Bay from the sea and 4 plates. XII,297,(3) pp. First edition. - Charles Bunbury accompanied his friend, Sir George Napier, the governor of the Cape Colony, on his voyage to Africa in 1837, and remained there for 14 months during which time he busied himself with botanical research, travelling over a considerable part of South Africa (Mendelssohn I, p.222). - A fine copy.SAB I, p.328. [Boeknr.: 1445 ]

€ 225,00

BURMAN, Jose & Stephen LEVIN. The Saldanha Bay story. Cape Town, Human & Rousseau, 1974. 8vo. Boards, with dust-jacket. With maps and plates (some in colours). 152 pp. The history of the West coast from the 17th century till the present. [Boeknr.: 35130 ]

€ 30,00

BURMAN, Jose. The Cape of Good Intent. Cape Town, Human & Rousseau, 1969. Boards, with dust-jacket (sl. dam.). With plates. 164 pp. [Boeknr.: 35106 ]

€ 35,00

BURMAN, Jose. The Little Karoo. Cape Town, Human & Rousseau, 1981. Boards. With dust-jacket. With illustrations and maps by Ralph Taylor (several in colours). 155 pp. The Little Karoo is a fertile valley enclosed by the Swartberg and Langeberg. It is the home of the ostriches. [Boeknr.: 35097 ]

€ 30,00

BURMAN, Jose. Waters of the Western Cape. Cape Town, Human & Rousseau, 1970. 8vo. Boards, with dust-jacket. Wth maps and plates (some in colours). 176 pp. Tells the story of the rivers and the history of practically every important town in the Western Cape. [Boeknr.: 35129 ]

€ 30,00

BURTON, Alfred Richard Edward. Cape colony for the settler. An account of its urban and rural industries, their probable future development and extension. London, P.S. King & Son, Cape Town, J.C. Juta & Co, 1903.Original pictorial cloth gilt. With 8 folding coloured maps and 29 plates. X,355 and 48 pp. with advertisements. First edition; with bookplate of I. & F.W. Hosken. - The volume contains a description of the Cape Colony, with data of every kind, articles upon agriculture, viticulture, and many notes and hints for the benefit of farmers new to the country. A detailed account is given of each division in the Cape, with appendices which traverse almost every subject which might need the attention or investigation of new-comers (Mendelssohn I, p.233). - A fine copy.SAB I, p.342. [Boeknr.: 35008 ]

€ 75,00

CAERDEN, Paulus van. Loffelijcke voyagie op Oost-Indien, met 8 schepen uyt Tessel gevaren int jaer 1606 onder het beleyt van den admirael Paulus van Caerden. (Amsterdam, Joannes Janssonius, 1646).Oblong 8vo. Modern wrappers. 48 pp. (text set in two columns). Extracted from Commelin's collection of voyages. - Account of the third voyage of the VOC to the East Indies. 'The fleet of Van Caerden was as much a military as a commercial venture. Following his instructions he first attempted, unsuccessfully, to seize the Portuguese fort at Mozambique, after which he visited Goa, Calicut, the Coromandel Coast, and the Moluccas, capturing Portuguese ships as well as trading. Finally he became governor of the Molucces. No other editions of Caerden's account were printed' (Lach & Van Kley, Asia in the making of Europe, III, p.470). Also including an description of Mozambique, Monomotapa and of the inhabitants of the Cape of Good Hope (Mendelssohn II, p.540).Landwehr, VOC, 250. [Boeknr.: 31992 ]

€ 495,00

CAILLE, Nicolas Louis de la. Travels at the Cape 1751-53. An annotated translation of Journal historique du voyage fait au Cap de Bonne-Espérance into which has been interpolated relevant passages from Mémoires de l'Académie Royale des Sciences. Translated and edited by R. Raven-Hart. Cape Town, A.A. Balkema, 1976. Half leather. With 5 illustrations. VIII,52 pp. Limited edition. - Published for The Friends of the South African Library. [Boeknr.: 35146 ]

€ 45,00

CAMPBELL, John Kerr. Rambles in South Africa. The Cape, Natal and Transvaal. A record of holiday travel. London, Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., 1891.Original pictorial cloth. With woodengraved illustrations. 300 pp. First edition; with bookplate of I. & F.W. Hosken.. - The volume is written in a strongly religious vein and includes many sermons, but considerable information is afforded concerning matters of general interest in South Africa at this period (Mendelssohn I, p. 257-258). - A nice copy.SAB I, p.375. [Boeknr.: 35015 ]

€ 65,00

CAMPBELL, John. Travels in South Africa, undertaken at the request of the London Missionary Society; being a narrative of a second journey in the interior of that country. London, Francis Westley, 1822.2 volumes. Later half morocco. With folding hand-coloured map (top of map missing) and 12 hand-coloured aquatint plates after the author by Clark. XII,322; 370 pp. (pp.371-384 missing). With errata slip. First edition. - John Campbell (1766-1840), Scottish missionary and explorer,(1766 - 1840), visited the missions in the Cape Colony and Kaffraria for the second time during his second journey in 1820. 'Few Englishmen at that time had performed such a feat, and on his return his appearances on missionary platforms in London and throughout the country were received with enthusiasm' (DNB). With fine hand-coloured plates. Mendelssohn I, p.255-256; SAB I, p.375; Abbey, Travel, 328; Tooley, Coloured plates, 127; Howgego II, p.105-106. [Boeknr.: 27498 ]

€ 450,00

CAMPBELL, John. Travels in South Africa. Undertaken at the request of the London Missionary Society. London, printed for the author by T. Rutt, 1815.Contemporary half calf, (skilfully rebacked), spine lettered in gilt. With frontispiece portrait of the author, folding hand-coloured map and 9 engraved plates. XV,(1),582 pp. First edition. - John Campbell (1766-1840), Scottish missionary and explorer, arrived at the Cape in 1812. He inspected the settlements of the London Missionary Society and returned to England with his reports of the colony and its hinterland in 1814. Campbell provides a great deal of information in the appendix. 'Few Englishmen at that time had performed such a feat, and on his return his appearances on missionary platforms in London and throughout the country were received with enthusiasm' (DNB). - A fine copy of Campbell's first journey.Mendelssohn I, p.254 (3rd ed. only); SAB I, p.374; Howgego II, p.105-106. [Boeknr.: 34992 ]

€ 975,00

CANA, Frank R. South Africa from the Great Trek to the Union. London, Chapman & Hall, 1909. Original blue cloth, gilt lettering (sl. stained). With 2 folding maps. X,340 pp. First edition. - Mendelssohn I, p.260; SAB I, p.379. [Boeknr.: 25107 ]

€ 30,00

CAPE OF GOOD HOPE. Le Cape de Bonne Esperance. Paris, Daumont, ( ca. 1780).Contemporary handcoloured perspective view (vue d'optique or Guckkastenbild) depicting the Cape of Good Hope by Jan van Ryne. Ca. 25,5 x 41 cm. Fine view by 'the Dutch artist Jan van Ryne (ca. 1712-1760), he was believed to have worked in London about 1752-54, when he made an interesting engraving of Table Mountain and Bay, first published by Robert Sayer of Fleet St., London, in 1754, and provided the basis from which other prints were made, one being engraved in reverse in Paris (Gordon-Brown, Pictorial Africana, p.234). We offer the French version of this very attractive view of the Cape of Good Hope from the sea showing the Table Mountain and the company's buildings and many ships in Table Bay. It was an obligatory stop for all European ships going to the Indian Ocean or returning from there to Europe. They stayed a long time to reprovision and to let their crews rest. - A fine copy.Scheen II, p.277. [Boeknr.: 33550 ]

€ 650,00

CAPE TOWN. - CAPE TOWN AND SUBURBS. Cape Town, P. Schaefer & Co., (ca. 1900).Oblong 8vo. Original red cloth, with illustration of Cape Town harbour in gilt on front. With double-page panorama of Cape Town and 14 other coloured photographic views. The fine views depict the City Hall, Parliament House and The Avenue, Adderley Street (2), the entrance to the Castle, the Docks, Three Anchor Bay, Sea Point, Sea Point showing Lionshead, Victoria Road and the Twelve Apostles, Camps Bay, Groot Schuur Rondebosch, Muizenberg, and Kalk Bay and St. James. - Mint condition.SAB I, p.463. [Boeknr.: 30850 ]

€ 125,00

CAPE TOWN. - THE CITY OF CAPE TOWN. OFFICIAL GUIDE. Third edition. Authorized by the Council of the City of Cape Town. Cape Town, R. Beerman, 1954. Pictorial boards. With many photographed plates and advertisements. 264,(2) pp. [Boeknr.: 30961 ]

€ 35,00

CHENU DE CHALEZAC, Guillaume. Guillaume Chenu de Chalezac, the 'French boy'. The narrative of his experiences as a Huguenot refugee, as a castaway among the Xhosa, his rescue with the Stavenisse survivors by the Centaurus, his service at the Cape and return to Europe, 1686-9. Edited by Randolph Vigne. Cape Town, 1991. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With illustrations. XXII,174 pp. Van Riebeeck Society, 2nd series, 22. - The 15-year-old 'French boy' was wrecked on he Ciskei coast in 1687, and spent a year living in the household of a Xhosa chief. The worlds of the Huguenot diaspora, the great days of Indian Ocean trading, the Cape's pivotal position in the struggle for mastery, and the awakening interest of the Dutch in the 'Terra de Natal' form a many-layered basis to this first full account of the Xhosa and their way of life since European settlement in South Africa began. [Boeknr.: 34547 ]

€ 25,00

CHILVERS, Hedley A. The seven wonders of Southern Africa. Johannesburg, 1929. Cloth. With many illustrations and 18 coloured plates by Chas.E. Peers. XIII,386,(10) pp. Published by the Authority of the Administration of the Southern African Railways and Harbours. -1 The Victoria falls, 2 Zimbabwe, the temple of mystery, 3 The Rand goldfields, 4 the Premier mine, 5 The alluvial diamond fields, 6 The Bushmen, 7 The Cango caves. [Boeknr.: 35148 ]

€ 45,00

CHURCHILL, Winston Spencer. London to Ladysmith via Pretoria. London, New York & Bombay, Longmans, Green and Co., 1900.Original pictorial cloth (back cover soiled; spine sl. dam.). With 4 maps (3 folding) and 4 plans. XIV,498; 32 pp. First edition. - The correspondence of which this volume is composed appeared in the columns of the Morning Post, and extends from October 26, 1899, to March 10, 1900. The volume gives a detailed account of the Natal campaigns up to and including the relief of Ladysmith, and contains in all thirty-seven letters (Mendelssohn I, p.338).SAB I, p.548. [Boeknr.: 35006 ]

€ 295,00

CILLIE, Thelma. Die aarde het gebewe. Ceres, Forelle, 1971. Boards, with dust-jacket. With photographic plates. 143 pp. South Africa's biggest earthquake in recent history hit the Western Cape in 1969 covering Ceres, Tulbagh, Wolseley and Prince Alfred's Hamlet. [Boeknr.: 35107 ]

€ 20,00

CLOETE, Hendrik. Hendrik Cloete, Groot Constantia and the VOC 1778-1799. Documents from the Swellengrebel Archive. Edited and introduced by G.J. Schutte. English translation by N.O. van Gylswyk and D. Sleigh. Cape Town, 2003. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With illustrations. XV,336 pp. Van Riebeeck Society, 2nd series, 34. - Hendrik Cloete, the owner of Groot Constantia from 1778, extended the manor house and improved and marketed the celebrated Constantia wines. This volume, the correspondence between Cloete and Hendrik Swellengrebel jr follows his attempt o obtain the concession from the Dutch East India Company to freely trade and market his famous wines. This material enables the reader to take a close look behind the scenes of Cape politics and economic history and to learn of the daily life and work of the winemakers of Groot and Klein Constantia in the late eighteenth century. [Boeknr.: 34545 ]

€ 25,00

COLLIER, Joy. Portrait of Cape Town. Cape Town, Longmans, 1961. Half green calf. With illustrations by the author. 108 pp. 200 copies printed, signed by the artist. [Boeknr.: 35050 ]

€ 30,00

COLQUHOUN, Archibald R. The Africander land. London, John Murray, 1906.Original red cloth, lettered in gilt. With 4 coloured maps (1 folding). XI,438 pp. First edition. - The work deals with the native problem, and contains chapters discussing the religion, economic value, and political aspirations of the natives, and on 'the rights and wrongs of the British Indian', the European and colonial population, and private life of the Dutch Afrikanders, Rhodesia and the problems of land-settlements, labour, etc. (Mendelssohn I, p.370).SAB I, p.599. [Boeknr.: 35004 ]

€ 40,00

COLVIN, Ian D. South Africa. London, The Caxton Publishing Company, (ca.1910). Decorated cloth gilt. With map and 12 coloured plates by G.S. Smithard and J.S. Skelton. XIII,328 pp. Romance of Empire Series. - From the contents: The land of Prester John, Vasco da Gama, Van Riebeeck, Van der Stel, The conquest by the British, Kafir wars, The Great Trek, etc. [Boeknr.: 35152 ]

€ 35,00

CORTEMÜNDE, Jan Pietersz. Adventure at the Cape of Good Hope in december 1672. Transcribed and edited from the original manuscript in the Royal Library, Copenhagen, by Henning Henningsen and translated and annotated with additional material by Douglas and Vera Varley. Cape Town, Friends of the South African Public Library, 1962. Half cloth. With illustrations. IV,29 pp. [Boeknr.: 35134 ]

€ 18,00

CREALOCK, John. The frontier war journal of Major John Crealock 1878. A narrative of the Ninth Frontier War by the assistant military secretary to Lieutenant General Thesiger. Edited and introduced by Chris Hummel. Cape Town, 1989. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With illustrations. XIX,195 pp. Van Riebeeck Society, 2nd series, 19. - Major John North Crealock (1837-1895) fought in a number of colonial wars, including the Indian Mutiny and the Anglo-Zulu War. This volume is a detailed account of the warfare conducted against the Xhosa in the last phases of the frontier war of 1877-1878. Opinionated and inefficient, Crealock nevertheless gives a sober account of the military situation. [Boeknr.: 34556 ]

€ 25,00

DAPPER, Olfert. Insula s. Laurentii, vulgo Madagascar. (Amsterdam, Jac. van Meurs, 1668).Engraved map of Madagascar with surrounding islands and part of the Mozambique coastline, with decorative cartouche, compass rose and ships. Ca. 28 x 36,5 cm. From: Dapper, Naukeurige beschrijvinge der Afrikaensche gewesten. - Fine map of Madagascar / Malagasy. [Boeknr.: 34202 ]

€ 125,00

DAWSON, William Harbutt. South Africa: people, places and problems. London, Longmans, Green and Co., 1925.Original red cloth (spine sl.dam.), spine lettered in gilt. With 35 photographic illustrations. XI,448 pp. [Boeknr.: 35014 ]

€ 30,00

DEHÉRAIN, Henri. Le Cap de Bonne-Espérance au XVIIe siècle. Paris, Hachette et Cie, 1909.Original printed wrappers, uncut. With 3 maps. VI,256; 8 pp. Études sur l'Afrique (seconde série): L'escale maritime, Johan van Riebeeck, Les colons européens: origines, accroissement, expansion, Les esclaves, la langue française au Cap. - A fine copy.SAB II, p.35. [Boeknr.: 30704 ]

€ 95,00

DEHÉRAIN, Henri. Le Cap de Bonne-Espérance au XVIIe siècle. Paris, Hachette et Cie, 1909.Contemporary half red morocco. With 3 maps. VI,256 pp. Études sur l'Afrique (seconde série): L'escale maritime, Johan van Riebeeck, Les colons européens: origines, accroissement, expansion, Les esclaves, la langue française au Cap. - A fine copy.SAB II, p.35. [Boeknr.: 35077 ]

€ 95,00

DOMINICUS, Foort Cornelis. Het huiselik en maatschappelik leven van de Zuid-Afrikaner in de eerste helft der 18de eeuw. 's Gravenhage, Martinus Nijhoff, 1919. Wrappers. (6),109 pp. [Boeknr.: 7515 ]

€ 25,00

DOMINICUS, Foort Cornelis. Het ontslag van Wilhelm Adriaen van der Stel. Rotterdam, Nijgh & Van Ditmar, 1928. Wrappers. 107 pp. - (Thesis). [Boeknr.: 197 ]

€ 35,00

DOYLE, Arthur Conan. The Great Boer War. 7th impression. London, Smith, Elder & Co., 1900.Original cloth (spine dam.). With 4 (of 5) folding maps. X,551;(10) pp. First edition published the same year. - Recognised as one of the most important books written on the Anglo Boer War. Mendelssohn I, p.484; SAB I, p.97. [Boeknr.: 35016 ]

€ 25,00

DREYER, A. Zuid-Afrikaanse monumenten album. Bevattende een verzameling van Hollands-Afrikaanse volks-monumenten en gedenkstenen. Met verklarende en historische aantekeningen en een voorrede van G. McCall Theal. Kaapstad, G.D. van Tonder, 1916. 4to. Cloth, lettered in gilt. With many photographic plates. 100 pp. [Boeknr.: 35074 ]

€ 25,00

DU BOIS, Johann Peter Isaak. Vies des gouverneurs généraux, avec l'abrégé de l'histoire des etablissements Hollandois aux Indes Orientales. La Haye, Pierre de Hondt, 1763.4to. Original marbled boards. With title-page printed in red and black, 27 engraved vignette portraits of the Governors-General and 34 engraved folding maps, plans and views after Jacobus van Schley. VI,351;48 pp. Much improved edition of volume XX of Prévost's Historische beschrijving der reizen. Enlarged with an important treatise on the actual state of the Dutch East Indies Consideration sur l'état présent de la Compagnie hollandoise des Indes Orientales by the ex-Governor General Baron d'Imhoff. Interesting description of the lives of 27 Governors General from Pieter Both in 1609 up till Jacob Mossel in 1752 and all the events relative to the affairs of the Dutch East India Company (VOC) from the Cape of Good Hope to Indonesia, India, Ceylon, Australia, Formosa and Japan during a period of ca. 150 years. Including plans and views of Deshima, Batavia (slaughter of the Chinese), Ternate, Galle, Malacca and maps of Java, Australia, Ceylon, Cape of Good Hope, Bali, etc. - A fine copy of a richly illustrated history of the Dutch East India Company.Landwehr, VOC, 1502; Cat. KITLV p.236; Cordier, B.I., col. 1490; Bastin-Brommer N17; Mendelsson I, p.488-489; SAB II, p.108. [Boeknr.: 34999 ]

€ 2750,00

DU PLESSIS, John. A history of Christian missions in South Africa. London, New York, Bombay, Calcutta, Longmans, Green and Co., 1911.Original green cloth (sl. soiled), spine lettered in gilt. With folding coloured map. XX,494 pp. First edition. - From the contents: The earliest Christian missionaries, The mission of the Dominican Fathers, Early effort by the Dutch colonists, Early missionary efforts on behalf of the slaves, The first missionary to the Hottentots, The Moravian mission, The earliest London missionaries, etc.SAB II, p.120. [Boeknr.: 35009 ]

€ 65,00

DURAND, Alfred. La langue Malgache en 30 leçons. Manuel de conversation courante. Termes et sujets militaires. Paris, Albin Michel, (ca. 1900). Original printed wrappers. 80 pp. Not in Grandidier. - With annotations. [Boeknr.: 31870 ]

€ 25,00

DUTCH EAST INDIA COMPANY (VOC). TABLE VALLEY SOUTH AFRICA. - Manuscript contract of sale of a house in Table Valley. Cape of Good Hope, 1768.Folio. 2 pp. with blind-stamped VOC stamp and VOC red wax seal, signed. Official contract of sale of a house in Tafelvallei by Rudolph Hendrik Poolman (ex husband of Martha Maria Le Rouge, widow of George Diederik Fris in't Feld), vandor, and Jacob Wit, purchaser. Agreement concluded by delegates Bergh and Le Sueur , and the first clerk Ronnenkamp on 19 February at the Cape of Good Hope. - Rare. [Boeknr.: 34235 ]

€ 650,00

ELIËNS, Titus M. (Red.). Wonen op de Kaap en in Batavia 1602-1795. (Met bijdragen van) Monique van de Geijn-Verhoeven, Antonia Malan, Karel Schoeman, Jan Veenendaal, Deon Viljoen, Nigel Worden. Zwolle, Waanders, (2002). 4to. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With 130 illustrations (80 in colours). 240 pp. The fascinating interiors of homes in Cape Town and Batavia, the most important Dutch trading posts in South Africa and the Far East. [Boeknr.: 25772 ]

€ 35,00

ENGELBRECHT, S.P. Historiese-album van die Nederduitsch Hervormde Kerk van Afrika. Pretoria, J.H. de Bussy, 1948. 4to. Cloth. With many illustrations. 72 pp. [Boeknr.: 2645 ]

€ 45,00

ENKLAAR, Ido H. De levensgeschiedenis van Johannes Theodorus van der Kemp stichter van het Ned. Zendeling-Genootschap, pionier van de London Missionary Society onder Kaffers en Hottentotten in Zuid-Africa 1747-1811 tot aan zijn komst aan de Kaap in 1799. Wageningen, H. Veenman en Zonen, 1972. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With portrait and facsimiles. 168 pp. [Boeknr.: 6465 ]

€ 18,00

ENKLAAR, Ido H. Life and work of Dr. J.Th. van der Kemp 1747-1811. Missionary pioneer and protagonist of racial equality in South Africa. Cape Town, Rotterdam, A.A. Balkema, 1988. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With 2 maps and 10 illustrations. XI,234 pp. [Boeknr.: 16458 ]

€ 35,00

ENTE, W.K. Natal en Nieuw-Gelderland en de vooruitzigten der kolonisatie aldaar. Arnhem, H.A. Tjeenk Willink, 1861.Original printed wrappers. (8),40 pp. Original edition. - Nieuw-Gelderland was the area between the Umvoti and Nonoti Rivers belonging to the 'Nederlandsche Emigratie-Maatschappij' in South Africa. Ente indicates possibilities to establish oneself as a farmer in this district, and gives some examples of the costs and gains to be expected.Tiele 350; Cat. NHSM I, p.212; Mendelssohn I, p.522; SAB II, p.197. [Boeknr.: 6064 ]

€ 90,00

EYBERS, G.W. Bepalingen en instructiën voor het bestuur van de buitendistricten van de Kaap de Goede Hoop (1805). Met eene inleiding door S.J. Fockema Andreas, S. van Brakel en den uitgever. Amsterdam, Johannes Müller, 1922. Wrappers. 178 pp. - (Werken Historisch Genootschap). [Boeknr.: 6466 ]

€ 30,00

FAGAN, Gawie & Gwen. Kerkstraat in't Land van Waveren. (Kaap, 1974). Oblong 8vo. Boards, with dust-jacket. With many photographic illustrations of the old houses. 185 pp. Tulbagh, named after Dutch Cape Colony Governor Ryk Tulbagh, is a town located in the 'Land van Waveren' in the winelands of the Western Cape, South Africa. [Boeknr.: 30657 ]

€ 95,00

FAIRBRIDGE, Dorothea. Historic farms of South Africa. The wool, the wheat, and the wine of the 17th and 18th centuries. Oxford, University Press, London, Humphrey Milford, 1931. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With many plates (some in colours). XII,194 pp. [Boeknr.: 35064 ]

€ 45,00

FAIRBRIDGE, Dorothea. The Pilgrims' way in South Africa. London, Oxford University Press, 1928. 8vo. Original cloth (spine discoloured). With coloured frontispiece and many photographic plates after Lancelot Ussher. XI,195 pp. The Cape Peninsula; From Van Riebeeck's Hillside; A Rhodesian tobacco plantation; Johannesburg; etc. [Boeknr.: 24313 ]

€ 35,00

FEHR, William. Treasures at the castle of Good Hope. Skatte in die kasteel de Goede Hoop. 4th edition. Cape town, 1966. Folio. Pictorial boards. With 225 illustrations (several in colours). 140 pp. From 1674 to the time of the first British occupation of the Cape in 1795 it was the seat of the government of the Dutch East India Company. Nowadays it is a museum with a fine collection of art: pictures, furniture, china, glass, silver, etc. [Boeknr.: 6468 ]

€ 35,00

FERRAND, Gabriel. Essai de grammaire Malgache. Paris, Ernest Leroux, 1903. Original printed wrappers, uncut (spine sl. damaged). XLIV,263 pp. - Grandidier 1741. [Boeknr.: 30514 ]

€ 45,00

FFOLLIOTT, Pamela. From Moscow to the Cape. The story of the Wienads of Waldeck. Cape Town, Howard Timmins, 1963. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With plates. (18),191 pp. Limited edition, signed by the author. - The first member of the Wienand family arrived as a mercenary in South Africa in 1802. 'The first book ever published dealing with the German immigration before 1820'. [Boeknr.: 35051 ]

€ 55,00

FINCH, J.R. The Cape of Good Hope being the official handbook of the city of Capetown. Fourth edition. Capetown, The City of Capetown and The Publicity Department of the Railways & Harbours Administration, (1926). Sm.8vo. Boards (extremities of spine sl. dam.). With many photographic illustrations. VI, 175 pp. [Boeknr.: 20789 ]

€ 25,00

FITZPATRICK, James Percy. The Transvaal from within. A private record of public affairs. 7th impression. London, William Heinemann, 1899. Original cloth. XIV,452 pp. First edition published in the same year. - Sir Fitzpatrick (1862-1931) was a well-known man in Johannesburg, and had been deeply implicated in the Reform Movement, and was subsequently sentenced to imprisonment.Mendelssohn I, p.549/50; SAB II, p.251. [Boeknr.: 9676 ]

€ 35,00

FRANKEN, L. Indrukken van een reis per stoomschip naar Zuid-Afrika. 3e vermeerderde druk. Den Helder, Egner, 1930. Original printed wrappers. 68 pp. First published in Apeldoorn in 1926. - Impressions of a trip by steamship to South-Africa. [Boeknr.: 24591 ]

€ 25,00

FRASER, Maryna. (Ed.). Johannesburg pioneer journals 1888-1909. Cape Town, 1985. Cloth. With plates. XVI,267 pp. Van Riebeeck Society, 2nd series, 16. - Produced to commemorate Johannesburg's centenary, this volume explores the social history of the mining town in its pioneer days. [Boeknr.: 34535 ]

€ 25,00

FRASER, Maryna. The story of two Cape farms. (No pl.), 1980. 4to. Red cloth gilt. With photographic plates. IX, 58 pp. Limited edition. - Histories of the farms of Rustenberg-Schoongezicht, Glenbawn and Vergelegen. - Fine. [Boeknr.: 35083 ]

€ 55,00

FULLER, Thomas E. The right honourable Cecil John Rhodes. A monograph and a reminiscence. London, Longmans, Green and Co., 1910. Cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With 13 photographic plates. XII,276 pp. With armorial bookplate of Leman Saunders Sloman. [Boeknr.: 35143 ]

€ 35,00

GARRETT, Edmund. The Garrett papers edited with an introduction by Gerald Shaw. Cape Town, 1984. Cloth. With plates. (12),152 pp. Van Riebeeck Society, 2nd series, 15. - In 1895 Edmund Garrett (1865-1907) was appointed editor of the Cape Times and remained there during the crucial period of the Jameson Raid, the lead-up to the South African War. A staunch imperialist, he formed close relationships with Sir Alfred Milner, Governor of the Cape, and with Dr Jane Waterston. His letters to his cousins give an intimate and lively account of life in Cape Town until 1899. [Boeknr.: 34536 ]

€ 25,00

GATTI, Attilio. Hidden Africa. London, Hutchinson & Co., 1933.Original cloth (1 hinge dam. but holding). With 60 photographic illustrations. 286; (12) pp. Accounts of South Africa, Rhodesia and Belgian Congo. [Boeknr.: 35019 ]

€ 35,00

GEYER, A.L. Das wirtschaftliche System der Niederländischen Ostindischen Kompanie am Kap der Guten Hoffnung 1785-1795. München, Berlin, R. Oldenbourg, 1923. Wrappers. X,113 pp. - (Historische Bibliothek). [Boeknr.: 6470 ]

€ 30,00

GLEDHILL, Eily & Jack. In the steps of Piet Retief. Cape Town, Human & Rousseau, 1980. Boards, with dust-jacket. With 60 illustrations. 240 pp. Pieter Mauritz Retief (1780 - 1838) was a leading figure during the Great Trek, and at one stage the elected governor. He proposed Natal as the final destination of their migration and selected a location for its future capital, later named Pietermaritzburg in his honour. [Boeknr.: 35103 ]

€ 40,00

GODEE MOLSBERGEN, E.C.& Joh. VISSCHER. South-African history told in pictures. Pictorial atlas. Zuid-Afrika's geschiedenis in beeld. Platen-atlas. Amsterdam, S.L. van Looy, 1913. Folio. Cloth (soiled). With many illustrations. (8),140 pp. [Boeknr.: 6476 ]

€ 30,00

GODEE MOLSBERGEN, E.C. Jan van Riebeeck en sy tyd. Pretoria, J.L. van Schaik Beperk, 1968. Boards, with dust-jacket. With plates. 159 pp. [Boeknr.: 24080 ]

€ 25,00

GODEE MOLSBERGEN, E.C. Jan van Riebeeck en zijn tijd. Een stuk zeventiende-eeuws Oost-Indië. 2e druk. Amsterdam, P.N. van Kampen & Zooon, 1943. Half cloth. With many plates. 173 pp. - (Patria). Patria. - Jan van Riebeeck (1619-1677), servant of the VOC, was active in Aceh, Tonkin, Cape of Good Hope, Malacca and Batavia. [Boeknr.: 4288 ]

€ 15,00

GOLOWNIN, Vasilii Mikhailovich. Detained in Simon's Bay. The story of the detention of the imperial Russian sloop Diana from April 1808 to May 1809. Translated from the Russian by Lisa Millner. Edited with additional notes and index by O.H. Spohr. Cape Town, Friends of the South African Library, 1964. Half cloth. With portrait and map. IV,90 pp. [Boeknr.: 35135 ]

€ 25,00

GOSSELINK, Martine, Maria HOLTROP & Robert ROSS. (Ed.). Goede Hoop. Zuid-Afrika en Nederland vanaf 1600. Met advies van Robert Ross. Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum, Nijmegen, VanTilt, 2017. 4to. Pictorial boards. With many coloured illustrations. 376 pp. [Boeknr.: 34348 ]

€ 35,00

GOSSELINK, Martine, Maria HOLTROP & Robert ROSS. (Ed.). Good Hope. South Africa and the Netherlands from 1600. Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum, Nijmegen, VanTilt, 2017. 4to. Pictorial boards. With many coloured illustrations. 376 pp. [Boeknr.: 34349 ]

€ 35,00

GRAAFF, Bart de, Caesar HULSTAERT, Corine de MAIJER. Zeeuwen aan de Kaap. Verhalen uit Zuid-Afrika. Vlissingen, Den Boer, 2015. Wrappers. With illustrations. 96 pp. [Boeknr.: 33679 ]

€ 15,00


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