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Australia; with Notes by the Way, on Egypt, Ceylon, Bombay and the Holy Land
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Australia; with Notes by the Way, on Egypt, Ceylon, Bombay and the Holy Land

By Jobson, Frederick J

Hamilton, Adams, and Co, 1862. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 2nd revised edition in original pressed boards. The boards are rubbed and edge worn, with the cloth slightly frayed at the top and bottom edges of the spine. Aside from this, they remain strong and square, with bright gold gilt to the spine. Internally, the hinges are cracked and there is marking and foxing throughout. There are no inscriptions, however, and the pages within are neat, square and complete with the frontispiece. Tightly bound and in excellent condition for its age! JK

$45.00

Through Airedale from Goole to Malham
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Through Airedale from Goole to Malham

By Gray, Johnnie

T. Brear & Co, 1891. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Condition has been determined according to the age of the book. The boards are shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked, but remain strong and square, with bright gold gilt to the front and spine. Internally, the pages are lightly tanned and foxed, and there is a gift inscription on the half title page. Aside from this, the pages within remain neat, legible and complete with a fold out map in the front. The binding is secure. JK

$25.00

Sisters of the South
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Sisters of the South

By Lighton, Conrad

Howard Timmins, 1958. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. Signed. 2nd completely revised edition. The half title page has been signed and inscribed by the author, Conrad Lighton, in blue ink. The dust jacket is quite shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked, with multiple tears, small chips and creasing along the edges. Despite this, the jacket remains bright and intact. The boards are a touch edge worn but are strong and square. Internally, the end pages are foxed, and there is tanning around the edges throughout. Aside from this, there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. Tightly bound and presents charmingly in cellophane. JK

$35.00

Cola Cowboys
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Cola Cowboys

By Wood, Franklyn

W.H. Allen, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. The dust jacket is the slightest touch rubbed, but remains bright, whole and intact. Likewise for the boards, which are strong and square. Internally, there is an ink marking on the title page, but there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, pristine and complete. Tightly bound and presents charmingly in cellophane. JK

$40.00

Foreign Scenes and Travelling Recreations - Volume I & II

By Howison, John

Oliver & Boyd and Geo. B. Whittaker, 1825. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Condition has been determined according to the age of the books. 2 volume set. The boards are shelf rubbed and edge worn, but remain strong and square. Internally, there is moderate foxing throughout the pages of both volumes, though this does not affect the clarity of the text, and there are no other markings or inscriptions within. The binding is excellent - 1/4 calf leather with gold gilt to the spine. A beautiful set considering that it is nearly two centuries old! JK

$300.00

Cape Town to Stockholm - A Chevrolet Adventure
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Cape Town to Stockholm - A Chevrolet Adventure

By Makepeace, Gordon

General Motors South Africa, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed. The front end page has been signed and dated by the author, Gordon Makepeace, in ink. The pencil inscription beneath his signature may also possibly be from him. The boards are shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked, but remain strong and square despite this. Internally, there is mild tanning and foxing throughout, but there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete with all illustrations present. The binding is secure. JK

$150.00

Mongolian Journey
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Mongolian Journey

By Haslund, Henning

Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd, 1949. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. The dust jacket is very shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked, with significant chips out of the top edge of the spine, and tearing and creasing along the edges. Despite this, it remains intact and legible, and is preserved in cellophane. The boards are shelf rubbed, edge worn and a touch marked, but remain strong and square. Internally, there are no markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. The binding is sound. JK

$78.00

Central Africa, Japan, and Fiji: A Story of Missionary Enterprise, Trials, and Triumphs
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Central Africa, Japan, and Fiji: A Story of Missionary Enterprise, Trials, and Triumphs

By Pitman, Emma Raymond

Hodder & Stoughton, 1882. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. The pressed boards are shelf rubbed and there is some light fraying along the top and bottom edges of the spine. Aside from this, the boards remain strong and square, with gold gilt to the front and spine. Internally, there is some very light and sporadic foxing, but there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. The binding is sound and the book is remarkably well preserved for its age. JK

$22.00

In the South Seas
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In the South Seas

By Stevenson, Robert Louis

Chatto and Windus, 1900. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. The boards are very shelf rubbed, edge worn and lightly damaged, with multiple chips, tears and fraying along the edges, particularly of the spine, where the binding is exposed. Despite this, the boards remain whole, intact and legible. Internally, there are no markings or inscriptions, but there is light, sporadic foxing throughout. The pages within are clean and complete. The binding remains sound. JK

$13.00

Dag Hammarskjolds Fjallvarld
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Dag Hammarskjolds Fjallvarld

By Hammarskjolds, Dag

Bokforlaget Max Strom, Stockholm, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fair. Grundsten, Claes (photo). 192 pages (complete). In Swedish throughout. A most agreeable copy of this stunning book of photographs of Dag Hammarskjolkds' love of mountains. Landscape format. The dustjacket is scruffy. It has wear, scuffing, handling and storage marks. It is comfortable and secure. The white boards are sturdy, sound. They do have some shelving wear to the edges. The contents are most pleasing. They are bright, most generous of and with spirit, fresh, clean, clear, confident, companionable, inspiring. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postage may be needed. fk

$30.00

Family Backpacking Adventures
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Family Backpacking Adventures

By Van Der Walt, Bennie

Symbol, 1995. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. The wraps are in a good condition, except for some minor creasing and wearing. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 120 pages. [B.K.]

$7.00

Twilight of South African Steam
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Twilight of South African Steam

By Durrant, A.E

David & Charles, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The dust jacket is slightly shelf rubbed and show some minor marks. It will still look good in cellophane though. The boards are in a very good condition. The starting and ending pages show some age related marks. Internally clean and tightly bound. Signs of foxing is visible on the blocks. This tall book is complete with 208 pages. [B.K.]

$80.00

West Indies
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West Indies

By Lindsay, Zaidee

Adam & Charles Black, 1979. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. The boards are in a good condition, though slightly shelf rubbed. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 64 pages. [B.K.]

$32.00

The Cape Whale Coast
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The Cape Whale Coast

By Dawson, Ann (copy writing)

2b Publications, 2011. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The dust jacket, as well as the boards are in a very good condition and appear as new. The back though, is slightly shelf rubbed. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 176 pages. [B.K.]

$27.00

Amazon to Cape Horn on a Shoe String
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Amazon to Cape Horn on a Shoe String

By Begg, R.Campbell

Jarrold Publishing, 1969-06-01. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Signed. Jacket is shelf rubbed.Signed by author.Foxing.Well bound.The story begins with the author cruising in a small plane over the interior of Guyana searching for the Kaieteur Falls;it ends when,in another light aircraft,he explores the Beagle Channel and the Chilean Island of Navarino not far from Cape Horn.[R.K]

$32.00

The Motorist Afloat
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The Motorist Afloat

By Abbey, Staton

Museum Press Limited, 1963. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. The dust jacket is slightly shelf rubbed with some minor marks. It will still look good in cellophane though. The boards are in a very good condition. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 160 pages. [B.K.]

$3.00

The Mount Nelson in the Grand Tradition
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The Mount Nelson in the Grand Tradition

By Hurford, Elaine

The Millenium Group, 1992. Softcover. Very Good/Very Good. The dust jacket is slightly shelf rubbed, but will appear excellent in cellophane though. Internally clean and tightly bound. This tall book is complete with 55 pages. [B.K.]

$38.00

East of Trebizond
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East of Trebizond

By Pereira, Michael

Geoffrey Bles, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. The dust jacket is slightly shelf rubbed, edge worn and chipped at the front. There is a small previous owner's inscription on the front end page. The boards are in a very good condition. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 256 pages. [B.K.]

$7.00

Man  From  St. Malo; The  Story  Of  Jacques  Cartier
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Man From St. Malo; The Story Of Jacques Cartier

By Ferguson, Robert D

Macmillan, 1959. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. Edge tears on jacket and marked.Taped.Previous ownership inscription and stamp.Excellent binding.Much of this exciting story concerns Cartier's second expedition[1535-36]when the Frenchmen wintered at Stadacona[now Quebec]and suffered terribly from cold and scurvy and the enmity of the Indians.[R.K]

$14.00

Just for the love of it
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Just for the love of it

By o'Dowd, Cathy

Free to Decide (Pty) Ltd, 1999. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Signed. The dust jacket as well as the boards are still in an excellent condition. There is an author's inscription on the front end page. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 319 pages. [B.K.]

$12.00

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