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The Stranger at the Gate: Aspects of Exclusiveness and Co-operation in Ancient Greece and Rome, with some Reference to Modern Times
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The Stranger at the Gate: Aspects of Exclusiveness and Co-operation in Ancient Greece and Rome, with some Reference to Modern Times

By Haarhoff, T.J

Longmans, Green and Co, 1938. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. The dust jacket is edge worn and marked, but remains whole and legible. The boards are a touch edge worn but are otherwise strong and square. Internally, there is a previous owner's signature on the front end page but there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. Tightly bound and presents handsomely in cellophane. JK

$45.00

The Atlantic and Slavery
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The Atlantic and Slavery

By Wyndham, H.A

Oxford University Press, 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. The dust jacket is shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked. There are chips out of the corners and the top and bottom edges of the spine, which is tanned. Despite this, however, the dust jacket remains whole, bright and intact. The boards are edge worn but remain confident and strong. Internally, there is a previous owner's signature on the front end page, and a news agency sticker on the front pastedown. Aside from this, there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. Tightly bound and presents handsomely in cellophane. JK

$50.00

The Battle of Trafalgar - A collection of contemporary documents (Jackdaw No 1)
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The Battle of Trafalgar - A collection of contemporary documents (Jackdaw No 1)

By Langdon-Davies, John (compiler and editor)

Jonathan Cape, London, 1964. Softcover. Very Good/Fair. Complete. Facsimile documents and maps held within a linen-card folder. The back of the folder has a worn ex-libris plate. The folder is a scuffed, worn, marked from handling and storage. It is secure and sure. The contents are in excellent condition. They are fresh, clean, clear, neat, tidy. fk

$10.00

Columbus and the discovery of America - A collection of contemporary documents (Jackdaw No 4)
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Columbus and the discovery of America - A collection of contemporary documents (Jackdaw No 4)

By Langdon-Davies, John (compiler and editor)

Jonathan Cape, London, 1965. Softcover. Very Good/Fair. Complete. Facsimile documents and maps held within a linen-card folder. The back of the folder has a worn ex-libris plate. The folder is scuffed, worn, marked from handling. It is secure and sure. The contents are in excellent condition. They are fresh, clean, clear, neat, tidy. fk

$20.00

Pages & Portraits from the Past - Volume One and Two
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Pages & Portraits from the Past - Volume One and Two

By Stirling, A.M.W

Herbert Jenkins, 1919. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 2 volume set. The boards of both volumes are shelf rubbed and edge worn and the cloth of Volume One is discoloured. Despite this, they remain strong and square. Internally, the end pages of both volumes are rather tanned, with some marking within. There are no inscriptions, and both books are complete with all illustrations present. Tightly bound. JK

$38.00

Nubia Abyssinia

By Russell, Michael Rev.

Oliver & Boyd, 1833. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. The boards are in a very good condition. Internally clean and tightly bound. Occasional age related marks. The pages are deckle edged. Complete with map and illustrations and 440 pages complete. Considering its age, the book is still in a very good condition. [B.K.]

$42.00

The Time of Our Lives: St. Andrew's College 1855-1990

By Stevens, Terry

St. Andrew's College, 1990. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. The dust jacket is in a very good condition, though slightly shelf rubbed with some minor marks. It will look very good in cellophane though. The boards are in an excellent condition. Internally clean, except for two stains in the block - affecting many pages. The text however is crisp and clear. Tightly bound and complete with 458 pages.Due to weight postal adjustments may be required. [B.K.]

$13.00

Who's Who 1975

Adam and Charles Black, 1975. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. The dust jacket is slightly sunned at the spine and show some short closed tear as well as some creasing. It will still look very good in cellophane though. The boards are in an excellent condition. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 3511 pages. Please note: Unless posted within South-Africa we will need to ask for extra postage as this is a heavy book.[B.K.]

$14.00

The First Hundred Years of the Standard Bank

By Henry, J.A

Oxford University Press, 1963. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. Signed. The dust jacket is slightly shelf rubbed and a bit edge worn. It will still look good in cellophane though. The boards are in a very good condition, except for some minor marks. Internally clean, although a few marks can be noticed in the text. Tightly bound and complete with 371 pages. There is an inscription on the half title page by the General Manager of the bank. A business card too, is attached onto the same page.[B.K.]

$30.00

The 'Prep' Story - which tell the story of St.Andrews Preparatory School

By Levick, W.M. and Mullins, C.G

Grocott and Sherry, 1975. Softcover. Very Good. The wraps are slightly shelf rubbed and a bit edge worn with some minor creasing. It shows various age related and handling marks too. Internally clean, except for some damp marks at the rear pages. Tightly bound and complete with 162 pages. Grahamstown 1885 - 1970. [B.K.]

$13.00

A Yankee in Pigmy Land
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A Yankee in Pigmy Land

By Geil, William Edgar

Hodder and Stoughton, 1905. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. The boards are slightly shelf rubbed and a bit edge worn. There is a previous owner's inscription on the front end page. The spine is partly cracked at the back and front within the boards. Internally clean, except for age related marks throughout. The text though, is crisp and clear. Tightly bound and complete with 409 pages. [B.K.]

$16.00

Expelled from a Beloved Country
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Expelled from a Beloved Country

By Kanzler, Sven-Eric

Nature Investments (Pty) Ltd, 2006. Second Impression. Softcover. Fair. The wraps are slightly shelf rubbed. This book had previous damp damage - causing all the pages to be some what wavy. Internally clean though, and the text is still crisp and clear. Tightly bound and complete with 95 pages. [B.K.]

$10.00

William Ewart Gladstone: His Life and Times
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William Ewart Gladstone: His Life and Times

By Apjohn, Lewis

Walter Leigh, 1880. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. The boards are in a very good condition; slightly sunned at the spine with some minor marks at the back. There are age related marks on the starting and ending pages. Internally clean and tightly bound. The pages are slightly wavy. The blocks are gold gilded. Complete with 329 pages. [B.K.]

$9.00

Freedom of Speech in the West
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Freedom of Speech in the West

By Castberg, Frede

Oslo University Press, 1960. Hardcover. Very Good/Poor. The dust jacket is shelf rubbed; edge worn and chipped with major short tears. It can still look presentable in cellophane though. The boards are in a very good condition. Some age related marks within. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 475 pages. Please note: Unless posted within South-Africa we will need to ask for extra postage as this is a heavy book. [B.K.]

$10.00

Three-Wheeling Through Africa
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Three-Wheeling Through Africa

By Wilson, James C.

Jarrolds Publishers, 1937. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. The boards are shelf rubbed; edge worn and show various age related marks. More age related marks can be noticed in the text, as well as pencil annotations throughout. The only remains - of a possible dust jacket - is the back flap and has been slotted within the front end page. Tightly bound and complete with 284 pages. [B.K.]

$22.00

Great Missionaries: A Series of Biographies
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Great Missionaries: A Series of Biographies

By Thomson, Andrew Rev

T. Nelson and Sons, 1870. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. The boards are shelf rubbed and edge worn. There is a rubber stamp on the front end page. The spine is cracked within. Internally clean, although age related marks can be noticed throughout. The text though, is crisp and clear. Tightly bound and complete with 304 pages. [B.K.]

$40.00

Thomas Pringle: His Life, Times and Poems
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Thomas Pringle: His Life, Times and Poems

By Hay, William

J.C.Juta @ Co, 1912. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. The boards are in very good condition, except for minor marks and tanning. There is a scar under the front board. The pages are slightly tanned and age related marks are visible on the front and rear end pages. Tightly bound and complete with 259 pages. A letter dated 1912 as well as a newspaper snippet are neatly slotted into plastic within the title page. [B.K.]

$28.00

Prince Alfred's Guard:  125th Anniversary
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Prince Alfred's Guard: 125th Anniversary

By Sutton, Keith J (Editor)

1981. Softcover. Very Good. The wraps are slightly shelf rubbed, and show some age related and handling marks. Internally clean, except for a few minor marks. This pamphlet is tightly bound and complete with 80 pages. [B.K.]

$30.00

Mary Slessor of Calabar: Pioneer Missionary
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Mary Slessor of Calabar: Pioneer Missionary

By Livingstone, W.P

Hodder and Stoughton, Ltd, 1917. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. The boards are in a very good condition. There is a previous owner's sticker fixed within the front as well as a signature on the front end page. Internally clean, except for some age related marks. Some edges are slightly worn and the blocks too show some marks. Tightly bound and complete with 347 pages. A reprint. [B.K.]

$5.00

The Floating Republic
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The Floating Republic

By Manwaring, G.E and Dobree, Bonamy

Geoffrey Bles, 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. The boards are in a very good condition, except for some minor marks and wearing at the spine. Internally clean and tightly bound. There are some foxing on the blocks. Complete with 299 pages. [B.K.]

$5.00

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