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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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. - 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

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

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

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

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

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. 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

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

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

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

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

GRAHAM BOTHA, C. 300 years - jaar - ans- jaren. Van Riebeeck festival. (No pl.), Cilliers de Wet, 1952. 4to. Wrappers (spine rep.). With many illustrations (several in colours) and advertisements. LXXX,60 pp. [Boeknr.: 16335 ]

€ 30,00

HALLEMA, A. Die Kaap in 1776-1777. Akwarelle van Johannes Schumacher uit die Swellengrebel-Argief te Breda. Uitgege en van'n historiese inleiding voorsien. 's Gravenhage, A.A.M. Stols, Johannesburg, Constantia, 1951. Oblong 8vo. Half cloth, with dust-jacket. With 56 plates after Johannes Schumacher. [Boeknr.: 16257 ]

€ 65,00

HAMELBERG, Hendrik Antonie Lodewijk. Die dagboek van H.A.L. Hamelberg (1855-1871). Uitgegee en toegelig deur F.J. du T. Spies. Kaapstad, 1952. Cloth. With plates. XX, 275 pp. Van Riebeeck Society, first series, 33. - H.A.L. Hamelberg was a Hollander who visited the Cape in 1855, remaining there for six months. Subsequently he undertook a journey from Cape Town to Bloemfontein where he spent about seven years. The journal covers the earlier events in more detailHamelberg (1826-1896) was one of the founders of Oranje-Vrystaat, South Africa. [Boeknr.: 32763 ]

€ 25,00

HEERES, J.E. Heeft Nederland de Kaap verkocht ? Eene lezing. Amsterdam, Pretoria, J.H. de Bussy, 1914. Original printed wrappers. 45 pp. An address: Did the Netherlands sell the Cape ?Mendelssohn I, p.699. [Boeknr.: 16711 ]

€ 35,00

HOFFMANN, Johann Christian. Reise nach dem Kaplande, nach Mauritius und nach Java 1671-1676. Neu herausgegeben nach der zu Cassel im Verlag von Johann Friederich Hertzog im Jahre 1680 erschienenen Original-Ausgabe. - Johann SCHREYER. Reise nach dem Kaplande und Beschreibung der Hottentotten 1669-1677. Neu herausgegeben nach der zu Leipzig im Verlag von Johann Christian Wohlfart, 1681. Haag, Martinus Nijhoff, 1931. Pictorial wrappers. XIII,104,68 pp. - (Reisebeschreibungen von Deutschen Beamten und Kriegsleuten VII). [Boeknr.: 35145 ]

€ 35,00

HONDIUS, Jodocus. Klare besgryving van Cabo de Bona Esperança; med de by-gelegen kust naar Angola toe. Faksimilee .. uitgegee, 1652. Met vertaling in Engels deur L.C. van Oordt en van 'n inleiding en aantekeninge voorsien deur P. Serton. Kaapstad, Komitee vir Boekuitstalling Van Riebeeck-Fees, 1952. Half cloth. With folding map and 3 folding plates. XV,33,37 pp. A fine facsimile of the pamphlet by Hondius: A clear description of the Cape of Good Hope, 1652. With translation and an introduction. [Boeknr.: 35127 ]

€ 30,00

HUIGEN, Siegfried. De weg naar Monomotapa. Nederlandstalige representaties van geografische, historische en sociale werkelijkheden in Zuid-Afrika. Amsterdam, University Press, (1996). Wrappers. With illustrations. 217 pp. [Boeknr.: 25876 ]

€ 25,00

HUIJZENDVELD, Fr. D. 'Die ostafrikanische Schweiz'. Plantages, planters en plattelandsontwikkeling in West-Usambara, Oost-Afrika, ca. 1870-1930. Hilversum, 1997. Wrappers. XV,523 pp. - (Thesis). [Boeknr.: 23039 ]

€ 35,00

IDENBURG, P.J. The Cape of Good Hope at the turn of the eighteenth century. Leiden, Universitaire Pers, 1963. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With portrait and 1 folding plate. 134 pp. [Boeknr.: 3948 ]

€ 25,00

IDENBURG, P.J. De Kaap de Goede Hoop gedurende de laatste jaren van het Nederlandsch bewind. Leiden, Burgersdijk & Niermans, 1946. Half cloth, with dust-jacket. With portrait and 3 folding plates. 112 pp. [Boeknr.: 6478 ]

€ 25,00

INDISCHE LETTEREN. Themanummer Zuid-Afrika in Compagniestijd. (No pl.), 2003. Wrappers. With illustrations. [Boeknr.: 34942 ]

€ 15,00

JAARSVELD, F.A. van. Van Van Riebeeck tot Verwoerd 1652-1966. 'n Inleiding tot die geskiedenis van die Republiek van Suid-Afrika. Joahnnesburg, Voortrekkers, 1971. Boards, with dust-jacket. With maps. (12),470 pp. [Boeknr.: 35091 ]

€ 40,00

JEFFREYS, M.K. S.D. NAUDÉ, P.J. VENTER. (Ed.). Kaapse argiefstukke, Kaapse plakkaatboek (1652-1795). Kaapstad, Cape Times Limited, 1944-1949. 4 volumes. Original red cloth (vol. I stained). XXIV,382; XII,252; XII,199; XI,281 pp. With autograph dedication by C. Beyers, senior archivist, to C.R. Swart, minister of justice in South Africa. Afrikaans and Dutch text. - Rare complete set. [Boeknr.: 35031 ]

€ 375,00

JONG VAN RODENBURGH, Cornelis de. 'Weest wel met alle menschen' De 'Kaapse brieven' van Cornelius de Jong van Rodenburgh (1762-1838). Verzorgd door Carla van Balen en Dick de Mildt. Hilversum, Verloren, 2012. Wrappers. With 14 illustrations. 640 pp. [Boeknr.: 32768 ]

€ 40,00

KENNEDY, R.F. Africana repository. Notes for a series of lectures given to the Hillbrow Study Centre from March to May 1964. Cape Town, Juta & Company, 1965. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With 21 plates. XIII,(1),178 pp. The great collectors and their collections; The Portuguese period-mainly shipwrecks; The 17th century-mainly Dutch but including Terry, Herbert, Tachard, Leguat and others; etc. [Boeknr.: 14207 ]

€ 35,00

KLEYN, A.R. Generalgouverneur Gustav Wilhelm von Imhoff. Soest, Zonneveld, (1943). 4to. Wrappers (sl. dam.). With folding genealogical table and many illustrations. 42 pp. - (Ewiges Volk). [Boeknr.: 33723 ]

€ 20,00

KNOX-JOHNSTON, Robin. The Cape of Good Hope. A maritime history. London, Hodder & Stoughton, (1989). Boards, with dust-jacket. With maps and plates. 246 pp. [Boeknr.: 34659 ]

€ 30,00

KOCK, Victor de. Ons drie eeuwe. Our three centuries. 1652-1952. Kaapstad, 1952. 4to. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With many illustrations (several in colours). 264 pp. This book has been compiled at the request of the Central Committee for the Van Riebeeck Festival Cape Town 1952. [Boeknr.: 6482 ]

€ 40,00

KOCK, Victor de. Ons drie eeuwe. Our three centuries. 1652-1952. Kaapstad, 1952. 4to. Pictorial leather, a.e.g. With many illustrations (several in colours). 264 pp. Limited edition of 500 numbered copies of the deluxe edition. - This book has been compiled at the request of the Central Committee for the Van Riebeeck Festival Cape Town 1952. [Boeknr.: 35073 ]

€ 65,00

KOCK, Victor de. Those in bondage. An account of the life of the slave at the Cape in the days of the Dutch East India Company. 2nd edition. Pretoria, Union Booksellers, 1963. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With plates. 240 pp. Fascinating insight into the life of the slave at the Cape in the 17th and 18th century. [Boeknr.: 35117 ]

€ 30,00

KOLB, Peter. Description du Cap de Bonne-Esperance, òu l'on trouve tout ce qui concerne l'histoire-naturelle du pays; la religion, les moeurs & les usages des Hottentots; et l'établissement des Hollandois. Amsterdam, Jean Catuffe, 1742.3 volumes. Sm.8vo. Later half calf, spines ribbed. With titles printed in red and black, engraved allegorical frontispiece, 5 folding engraved maps and 25 engraved plates (1 folding). XIII,(11),428; (12),262; (16),320 pp. First French edition, first published in German in Nürnberg in 1719. - Peter Kolb (1676-1726), a German astronomer, was sent to the Cape by Baron von Krosick in 1705. From 1707 till April 1713 he was secretary in service by the Dutch East India Company (VOC) at Stellenbosch. Of the utmost importance is the section on the plants and on the animals of that region, being the earliest account of South African fauna.'Peter Kolb published one of the first works in German devoted entirely to the Cape region of South Africa. His work divides equally between the natural histtory of the Cape and a description of the Hottentot (Khoi) people, explaining their manners and customs in great detail' (Howgego p.577). - (1 leaf sl. damaged with some loss of text). - Fine set.Tiele 606; Cat. NHSM I, p.207; Landwehr, VOC, 585; Cf. Mendelssohn I, p.843-44; SAB III, p.6. [Boeknr.: 3325 ]

€ 1750,00

KROMHOUT, Bas. Goede Hoop. 400 jaar Nederland en Zuid-Afrika. (Met Vooraf van Hans Goedkoop). Zutphen, Walburg Pers, 2017. 4to. Pictorial boards. With numerous coloured illustrations. 160 pp. [Boeknr.: 34474 ]

€ 25,00

LEDDEN, Willem Pieter van. Jan van Riebeeck tussen wal en schip. Een onderzoek naar de beeldvorming over Jan van Riebeeck in Nederland en Zuid-Afrika omstreeks 1900, 1950 en 2000. Hilversum, Verloren, 2005. Wrappers. With illustrations. 156 pp. [Boeknr.: 28680 ]

€ 15,00

LEIPOLDT, C. Louis. Jan van Riebeeck. A biographical study. London, Longmans, Green and Co., (1936). Cloth, with dust-jacket. With plates. XIV,292 pp. 'Here is the story (told for the first time in English) of the young ship's surgeon who rose to be Governor of Malacca and was destined to be the Founder of European civilization in South Africa'. [Boeknr.: 33153 ]

€ 35,00

LEIPOLDT, C. Louis. Jan Van Riebeeck. Die grondlegger van 'n blanke Suid-Afrika. Kaapstad, Nationale Pers, 1938. Decorated cloth. With plates. II,269 pp. [Boeknr.: 30817 ]

€ 25,00

LOO, C.J. van der. Om leven en vrijheid. Geschiedenis der oud-Hollandsche Republieken in Zuid-Afrika, van de ontdekking der Kaap de Goede Hoop af tot op den tegenwoordigen tijd. Arnhem, Nijmegen, Gebr. E. & M. Cohen, (1901). Original half red cloth (spine sl. dam.), spine lettered in gilt. With large folding coloured map (with small repair). With many plates. (12),507,(5) pp. [Boeknr.: 35055 ]

€ 75,00

MEES, W.C. Maria Quevellerius huisvrouw van Jan van Riebeeck en haar omgeving. Assen, Van Gorcum & Comp., 1952. Wrappers. With plates. 144 pp. Maria van Riebeeck (née de la Queillerie; 1629 - 1664) was a French Huguenot who was the first wife of Jan van Riebeeck, the Dutch colonial administrator and first commander of the settlement at the Cape. [Boeknr.: 6488 ]

€ 18,00

MEINTJES, Johannes. De Boerenoorlog in beeld. Haarlem, Fibula-Van Dishoeck, (1978). 4to. Pictorial boards. With 373 illustrations of the Boer-war in South Africa (1899-1902). 172 pp. [Boeknr.: 30765 ]

€ 20,00

MERWE, H.J.J.M. van der. (Ed.). Scheepsjournael ende daghregister. (Fragmente uit 17de-eeuse Nederlandse skeepsjoernale, 'n verkorte weergave van Jan van Riebeeck se Dagregister volgens die Kaapse teks, die Dagboek van Francois de Cuiper, 1725, en uittreksels uit Lewies Trigardt se Dagboek). Tekste vyeengebring, versorg en van aantekeninge en 'n glossarium voorsien. 2e vermeerderde druk. Pretoria, J.L. van Schaik, 1964. Boards. With plates. XIII,285 pp. [Boeknr.: 35111 ]

€ 40,00

MILO, Taco Hayo. De geheime onderhandelingen tusschen de Bataafsche en Fransche Republieken van 1795 tot 1797 in verband met de expeditie van schout bij nacht E. Lucas naar de Kaap de Goede Hoop. Den Helder, v/h C. de Boer, 1942. Wrappers. With portraits. XII,296 pp. [Boeknr.: 6490 ]

€ 20,00

MOREE, Perry. A concise history of Dutch Mauritius, 1598-1710. A fruitful and healthy land. London, International Institute for Asian Studies, 1998. Wrappers. With 27 plates. (12),127 pp. [Boeknr.: 20401 ]

€ 30,00

NIENABER, P.J. & C.J.P. le ROUX. Vrystaat-fokus. Pretoria, 1982. 4to. Boards, with dust-jacket. With photographical illustrations (several in colours) by Etienne Botha. 97 pp. [Boeknr.: 17213 ]

€ 20,00

NOBLE, John. South Africa, past and present; a short history of the European settlements at the Cape. London, Longmans & Co., 1877.Original brown cloth (sl. soiled; 1 hinge cracked), spine lettered in gilt. XIV,345 pp. First edition. - This compilation affords a continuous narrative of everything 'that is most noticeable in the political history of the colonies and states of South Africa' down to the first annexation of the Transvaal in 1877. The work is concise and unbiassed, and should be suitable as a 'reader' for educational classes and manual for schools (Mendessohn II, p.106).SAB III, p.553 [Boeknr.: 35005 ]

€ 75,00

NOBLE, John. Zuid-Afrika, zijn verleden en zijn heden. Eene beknopte geschiedenis van de Europeesche volkplantingen aan de Kaap. Uit het Engelsch. Amsterdam, J.C. Schröder, 1878.Original green cloth, with gilt lettering. XVI,416,(2) pp. First published in London in 1877: South Africa, past and present, a short history of the European settlements at the Cape. This compilation affords a continuous narrative of everything 'that is most noticeable in the political history of the colonies and states of South Africa' down to the first annexation of the Transvaal in 1877. The work is concise and unbiassed, and should be suitable as a 'reader' for educational classes and manual for schools (Mendessohn II, p.106).SAB III, p.553. [Boeknr.: 30849 ]

€ 75,00

ODENDAAL, Bernardus Johannes. Die kerklike betrekkinge tussen Suid-Afrika en Nederland (1652-1952) veral met betrekking tot die Ned. Geref. Kerk. Franeker, T. Wever, 1957. Wrappers. 295 pp. - (Thesis). [Boeknr.: 30867 ]

€ 30,00

PAESIE, Ruud. Het VOC-fluitschip Stavenisse en de ontdekking van Terra Natal. Amsterdam, Bataafsche Leeuw, 2002. 4to. Boards, with dust-jacket. With many illustrations (several in colours). 237 pp. The VOC-ship Stavenisse wrecked off the coast of Terra Natal in South Africa in 1686. [Boeknr.: 25309 ]

€ 45,00

PAMA, C. Vintage Cape Town. Historic houses and families in and around the old Cape. Cape Town, Tafelberg-Uitgewers, 1973. 8vo. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With many illustrations. (10),178 pp. Signed by the author. - 'Vintage Cape Town is the intriguing story of old houses and buildings - some of them dating from the early pioneering days - preserved in a city which during the last century has changed beyond all recognition'. [Boeknr.: 35035 ]

€ 35,00

PARAVICINI DI CAPELLI, Willem Bartholomé Eduard. Reize in de binnen-landen van Zuid-Africa. Gedaan in den jaare 1803. Uitgegee en toegelig met inleiding, voetnote, sketskaarte en verkorte weergawe in het Engels deur W.J. de Kock. Kaapstad, 1965. Cloth. With folding map and plates. XXXIII,290 pp. Van Riebeeck Society, first series, 46. - Paravicini di Capelli (1778-1848) was an artillery-captain at the time of the Batavian Republic and aide-de-camp of the Cape governor, General Jan Willem Janssens. He travelled with the governor into the interior, keeping an official journal as well as his own, and was active in preparations of the Cape against attack by the British, travelling widely during this period. [Boeknr.: 32761 ]

€ 35,00

PENN, N. Rogues, rebels and runaways. Eighteenth-century Cape characters. Cape Town, David Philip, 1999. Wrappers. 195 pp. [Boeknr.: 20378 ]

€ 25,00

PICARD, Hymen W.J. Gentleman's walk. The romantic story of Cape Town's oldest streets, lanes and squares. Cape Town, C. Struik, 1968. 8vo. Green leather, with dust-jacket. With many plates and illustrations. 188 pp. Number 9 of the 75 numbered copies of deluxe edition, signed by the author. [Boeknr.: 35041 ]

€ 35,00

PLOEGER, J. & Anna H. SMITH. Pictorial atlas of the history of the Union of South Africa. Plate-atlas van die geskiedenis van die Unie van Suid-Afrika. Pretoria, J.L. van Schaik, 1949. Folio. Cloth, with dust-jacket (dam.). With many illustrations and plates. 196 pp. [Boeknr.: 35039 ]

€ 45,00

REEDE TOT DRAKENSTEIN, Hendrik Adriaan van. H.A. van Reede tot Drakestein, journaal van zijn verblijf aan de Kaap. Medegedeeld door A. Hulshof. Utrecht, Kemink en Zoon, 1941. Wrappers. With portrait. 245 pp. Historisch Genootschap. - Hendrik Adriaan van Rheede tot Drakenstein (1636 - 1691) was a military man and a colonial administrator of the Dutch East India Company and naturalist. [Boeknr.: 7519 ]

€ 35,00

REIZEN IN ZUID-AFRIKA. Uitgegeven onder het gezag van de Algemene Bestuurder, Zuidafrikaanse Spoorwegen en Havens. 3e druk. (Johannesburg), 1927. Original half cloth. With photographic plates. XXI,270 pp. - (Foxed). [Boeknr.: 13764 ]

€ 35,00

RIEBEECK, Jan Anthonisz. van. Daghregister gehouden by den oppercoopman Jan Anthonisz van Riebeeck. 1651-1662. Inleiding, tekstversorging en taalkundige aantekeningen deur D.B. Bosman, geskiedkundige aantekeninge deur H.B. Thom. Kaapstad, A.A. Balkema, 1952-57. 3 volumes. Cloth. With maps and plates. XLVI,473; XII,491; XVI,584 pp. Uitgawe van die Van Riebeeck-Vereniging. - Jan van Riebeeck (1618-1677) was the founder and first commander for the VOC of the Cape of Good Hope. - A fine set. [Boeknr.: 6496 ]

€ 225,00

RIEBEECK, Jan Anthonisz. van. Dagverhaal (1652-1662). (Edited by W.G. Brill). Utrecht, Kemink & Zoon, 1884-93.3 volumes. Original cloth, spines lettered in gilt. With photograph portrait. XII,605; XII,621; XI,755 pp. Werken Historisch Genootschap. - First printing of Jan van Riebeecks (1618-1677) diary. He was founder and first commander for the Dutch East India Company (VOC) of the Cape of Good Hope. For many years it was the main source of information for anyone studying Van Riebeeck and his time at the Cape. - A fine set. [Boeknr.: 6498 ]

€ 450,00

RIEBEECK, Jan Anthonisz. van. The festival in pictures. - Die fees in beeld. Van Riebeeck festival - fees. (No pl.), 1952. 4to. Wrappers. With many illustrations. 64 pp. A pictorial record of the Van Riebeeck Festival (1952) which commemorated the landing at the Cape of Jan van Riebeeck three centuries ago. [Boeknr.: 35053 ]

€ 18,00

RIEBEECK, Jan Anthonisz. van. Jan van Riebeeck gründet die Kapstadt. Ein Auszug aus seinem Tagebuch (1652-62). Bearbeitet von Adolf Gabler. München, Ernst Reinhardt, 1936. Cloth. With folding map and 2 portraits. 275 pp. [Boeknr.: 35122 ]

€ 30,00

RIEBEECK, Jan Anthonisz. van. Jan van Riebeeck zijn voor- en nageslacht. (Met voorwoord van Beelaerts van Blokland). 's Gravenhage, Koninklijk Nederlandsch Genootschap voor Gelacht- en Wapenkunde, 1952. Cloth. With 2 portraits. 333 pp. Detailed genealogical research, including a biography about Jan van Riebeeck. [Boeknr.: 6457 ]

€ 45,00

RIEBEECK, Jan Anthonisz. van. Journal, 1651 - 1662. Edited and with an introduction and footnotes by H.B. Thom. Cape town, A.A. Balkema, 1952-58. 3 volumes. Original cloth (spines vol. II-III stained). With plates. XLVI,395; XVIII,406; XVIII,531 pp. Van Riebeeck Society. - Jan van Riebeeck (1618-1677) was founder and first commander for the VOC of the Cape of Good Hope. [Boeknr.: 6500 ]

€ 225,00

SCHONKEN, F.Th. De oorsprong der Kaapsch-Hollandsche volksoverleveringen. Naar het handschrift gewijzigd en, met gebruikmaking van S. de Jong's vertaling uit het Duitsch, uitgegeven door D. Fuldauer. Amsterdam, Swets & Zeitlinger,1914. Wrappers. With portrait. XXIII,212 pp. [Boeknr.: 19085 ]

€ 35,00

SCHOUTEN, Wouter. Oost-Indische voyagie, vervattende veel voorname voorvallen en ongemeene vreemde geschiedenissen/ bloedige zee- en landt-gevechten tegen de Portugeesen en Makassaren, belegering/ bestorming en verovering van veel voorname steden en kasteelen. Mitsgaders een curieuse beschrijving der voornaemste landen, eylanden, koninckrijcken en steden in Oost-Indien; haar wetten, zeden, godsdiensten, costuymen, drachten, dieren, vruchten en planten. Als oock sijn seer gevaerlijcke wederom-reyse naer't vaderlandt/ daer in een bysondere harde ontmoetinge met d'Engelsche oorloghs-vloot/ soo in Bergen Noorwegen/ als in de Noord-Zee. Amsterdam, Jacob Meurs & Johannes van Someren, 1676.2 volumes in 1. 4to. Contemporary vellum (sl. soiled), with title in manuscript on spine. With engraved allegorical title-page, engraved portrait, 4 half-page illustrations and 43 engraved plates (20 double-page) after the author. (12),328; 253,(23) pp. First edition. - Wouter Schouten (1638-1704) spent 7 years as a physician in the service of the Dutch East India Company (VOC) in the East 1658-1665. His travel-account stayed very popular for a long time because of his ample and vivid descriptions of the countries, the different peoples and anything of note concerning the animals, plants, etc. of Java, Amboyna, Ternate, Celebes, Cape of Good Hope, coast of Coromandel, Malabar, Persia, Arabia, Ceylon, etc. With fine engraved views of Batavia, Ternate, Malacca, Makassar, Colombo, Cape of Good Hope etc. by C. Decker and J. Kip. Most of them are the first accurate topographical views of these towns. Because of the bad weather the fleet arrived on the return voyage in Bergen (Norway), where Schouten eyewitnessed the attack by the English in 1665. 'Schouten was an observant traveller who explored inland into the environs of nearly every port-of-call, sometimes by himself or with a small group of comrades. His narrative, full of anecdotes as well as information gleaned about countries he had not visited, became particularly popular with readers in the eighteenth century, when it was republished in no fewer than seven editions' (Howgego p.947). 'As a physician, Schouten had a more than ordinary interest in flora and fauna and in hygiene and living conditions' (Lach, Asia in the making III, p.955). - Occasionally some minor staining, margins of 1 plate restored with loss of very small part of the image, added a plate index in manuscript. - A good copy of the rare editio princeps.Tiele 990; Cat. NHSM I, p.174; Landwehr, VOC, 283; Mendelssohn II, p.279-80. [Boeknr.: 29029 ]

€ 4750,00

SHELBY, John. A short history of South Africa. With a foreword by Jan Ploeger. London, George Allen & Unwin, 1973. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With 14 maps and 16 plates. 288 pp. [Boeknr.: 35095 ]

€ 18,00

SLEIGH, Dan & Piet WESTRA. De opstand op het slavenschip Meermin. Amsterdam, Cossee, 2012. Wrappers. With illustrations. 206 pp. The Meermin slave mutiny took place in February 1766 and lasted for three weeks. The Meermin was one of many slave ships owned by the Dutch East India Company (VOC). Her final voyage was cut short by the mutiny of her cargo of Malagasy people, who had been sold to Dutch East India Company officials on Madagascar to be used as company slaves in its Cape Colony in southern Africa. During the mutiny half the ship's crew and almost 30 Malagasy lost their lives. [Boeknr.: 33306 ]

€ 20,00

SLINGER, E.W. (Ed.). Cape Town's 100 years of progress. A century of local government. Cape Town, Pennon Productions, (1968). 4to. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With many photographic illustrations (mostly in colours). XVII,205 pp. [Boeknr.: 27606 ]

€ 30,00

SMITH, Anna H. The spread of printing. Eastern hemisphere: South Africa. Amsterdam, Van Gendt & Co, 1971. Wrappers. With many maps and plates. 171 pp. From the series: The spread of printing. A history of printing outside Western Europe in monographs. Edited by Colin Clair. - 'This essay is, as far as is known, the first attempt to sketch the introduction of printing and its development to the beginning of the twentieth century in the whole of Southern Africa'. [Boeknr.: 33767 ]

€ 45,00

SOUTH AFRICA IN PRINT. - Catalogue of an exhibition of books, atlases and maps held in the South African Library, Cape Town .. in commemoration of the arrival of Jan van Riebeeck at the Cape 6 April 1652. Cape Town, Book Exhibition Committee Van Riebeeck Festival, 1952. Half cloth. With plates. XII,187 pp. [Boeknr.: 32805 ]

€ 35,00

SPIES, F.J. Du T. 'N Nederlander in diens van die Oranje-Vrystaat. Uit die nagelate papiere van Dr. Hendrik P.N. Muller, oud-konsul-generaal van die Oranje-Vrystaat. Amsterdam, Swetz & Zeitlinger, 1946. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With plates. 311 pp. [Boeknr.: 15825 ]

€ 18,00

STELLENBOSCH. Stellenbosch 1679-1929. (Stellenbosch), Hortors Beperk, 1929. 4to. Pictorial cloth. With many photographic illustrations. 149 pp. Contributions by A.C. Bouman, J.L.M. Franken, J. du Plessis, W. Blommaert, J.A. Wiid, P. Serton and C.D. Marx. [Boeknr.: 35040 ]

€ 40,00

STOKRAM, Andries. Korte beschryvinghe van de ongeluckige wederom-reyse van het schip Aernhem (.. onder het gebiedt van Arnoudt de Vlamingh van Oudtshoorn). Ingeleid en van aantekeningen voorzien door A.J. Schneiders. Den Haag, Servire, 1942. Boards. With illustrated facsimile of the journal (Saeghman edition). 15,(16) pp. The author shipwrecked and lived seven months on the island of Mauritius. [Boeknr.: 6194 ]

€ 20,00

SWELLENGREBEL, Hendrik. Briefwisseling van Hendrik Swellengrebel Jr oor Kaapse sake 1778-1792. Uitgegee met inleiding en aantekeninge deur G.J. Schutte. Met 'n opsomming in Engels deur A.J. Böeseken, bygestaan deur H.M. Robertson. Cape Town, 1982. Cloth. With plates. (10),462 pp. Van Riebeeck Society, 2nd series, 13. - Hendrik Swellengrebel Jr (1734-1803) was the son of Hendrik Swellengrebel who served as governor for a number of years and retained extensive properties there. The younger Swellengrebel lived a comfortable life in the Netherlands, but visited the Cape between 1776-1777. Thereafter he retained an interest in Cape affairs. He became associated with the rebel Cape Patriot movement and did much to promote its economy. His letters contain much information on the social history of the colony in the last quarter of the 18th century. [Boeknr.: 34538 ]

€ 30,00

TAS, Adam. The diary of Adam Tas 1705-1706. Edited by Leo Fouché and revised by A.J. Böeseken. English translation by J. Smuts. Cape Town, 1970. Cloth. With 4 maps and plates. (16),403,(10) pp. Van Riebeeck Society, 2nd series, 1. - Adam Tas (1668 - 1722) was a community leader in the Cape Colony at the turn of the 17th century, and is best known for his role in the conflict between Cape Governor Willem Adriaan van der Stel (son of the former Governor Simon van der Stel) and the "free burghers" at the Cape of Good Hope. [Boeknr.: 34526 ]

€ 30,00

THEAL, George MacCall. Belangrijke historische dokumenten verzameld in de Kaap kolonie en elders. Kaapstad, Van de Sandt de Villiers & Co, 1896-1911. 3 volumes in 2. Red cloth (vol. I-II modern cloth). From the contents: Instructie van den commissaris Hendrik Adriaan van Rheede, 1685; Verscheidene dokumenten betrekking hebbende tot den oproermaker Estienne Barbier, 1739; Reis van den gouverneur Joachim van Plettenberg, 1778; The antiquity of man in South Africa; Bushman paintings; Reis naar Delagoa Baai in 1688; Reizen naar Inhambane in 1732 en 1733; Reis van den vaandrig Beutler in 1752; Reis naar Inhambane in 1770; Extracten uit de Resolutien van de Vergadering van Zeventien 1698-1708; Extracten uit de Resolutien van de Kamer van Amsterdam 1706; etc. - Scarce. [Boeknr.: 35032 ]

€ 275,00


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