Chapter 1: Africana - Anglo-Boer War
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The Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1900. An Album of Upwards of Three Hundred Photographic Engravings - a Picture Record of the Movements of the British, Colonial and Boer Forces Engaged in the Conflict
Northern Cape Printers, Kimberley. 1973. Hardcover. 204 pages of photographs, 22 pages of text (complete). A steady, sound copy. Landscape format. The boards have some very light shelving wear, principally to the corners. The pages are mild-mannered and assured. The pages edges have very shallow tanning. They are otherwise patient, placid, well-ordered, tidy, clean, clear, generous. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: byvj
USD 115.00 [Appr.: EURO 101.75 | £UK 87.25 | JP¥ 12666]

 
BRANDT, JOHANNA
The Petticoat Commando or Boer Women in Secret Service
Mills & Boon, Limited, London. 1913, First Edition. Softcover. 374 pages (complete). Inscribed by Brandt on the frontispage (dated: July 5th 1946). The frontispiece portrait was signed by Johanna Brandt as 'Johanna Brandt-van Wermelo' (the latter being her family name). The linen covers are much worn and marked and scuffed from age and handling and ownership. The spine has creasing from usage The pages are mild, clean, clear, very confident. A pleasing, happy copy despite its age and wear. fk. Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: btvp
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 79.75 | £UK 68.25 | JP¥ 9912]

 
BREYTENBACH, J H
Die Tweede Vryheidsoorlog - 2 Volumes
Nasionale Pers Beperk. 1948, First Edition. Hardcover. Two volumes (complete). In Afrikaans. These two books were published some 25 years or more before Breytenbach's magisterial and authoritative History of the Anglo Boer War. They are, in a sense, a precursor. Volume I: 'Voorspel Tot die Stryd'. The boards have wear and scuffing. They are patient and benign. The contents are in pleasing condition. The pages are clean and clear and placid. Vol II: 'Ontplooiing van die Boere-Offensief Oktober 1899' (pub: 1949). The condition is very similar to that of Volume I. The boards are a little more worn, the contents a little more smart. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: canv
USD 185.00 [Appr.: EURO 163.75 | £UK 140.25 | JP¥ 20375]

 
CLEAVER (HIS MOTHER)
A Young South African : A Memoir of Ferrar Reginald Mostyn Cleaver - Advocate and Veldcornet
W E Hortor & Co Ltd. Johannesburg. 1913, First Edition. Hardcover. 200 pages (complete). A placid copy. The boards have wear all about, scuffing and marking from handling and storage. The are comfortable and secure. Handpressed paper with the Chiswick Press watermark. The page edges are untrimmed, they are also worn from handling. The early and later pages have age related foxing. The frontispiece protective sheet is tanned. All else, and the book in general and by far, pleases. The pages are clean, clear, thick, healthy and poignant. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bwjf
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40 | £UK 34.25 | JP¥ 4956]

 
CRESWICKE, LOUIS
South Africa and the Transvaal War - Seven Vols.
T C & E C Jack, Edinburgh / D E McConnell & Coy. Cape Town and Johannesburg. 1901. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Seven volumes rebound into five books. Quarter leather. A most clubbable set. First book: Vols 1 & 2 ; Vol I: From the foundation of Cape Colony to the Boer Ultimatum of 9th Oct. 1899 ; Vol II: From the Commencement of the War to the Battle of Colenso, 15th Dec 1899. The boards and leathered spine and corners are neat. The gilt spine titling is fresh. Five ridges on the spine. The page trims are gilded (tidy and bright). Within, the contents are much foxed throughout. They are, however, gentlemanly, dignified, clear, very assured and confident. Second book: Vols 3 and 4 ; Vol III: From the Battle of Colenso, 15th Dec 1899, to Lord Roberts's Advance into The Free State, 12th Feb 1900 ; Vol IV: From Lord Roberts' Entry into The Free State to the Battle of Karree. Condition as with the first book. Third book: Vol V : From the disaster at Koorn Spruit to Lord Roberts's Entry into Pretoria. Condition as with previous books, except the pages are not gold-trimmed. Book four: Vol VI : From the Occupation of Pretoria to Mr Kruger's departure from South Africa, with a condensed account of the Guerilla War to March 1901. General condition as with the third book. The fifth and final book: Vol VII : The Guerilla War. From February 1901 to the conclusion of hostilities. The development of peace negotiations from February 23, 1901, to May 31, 1902. General condition as with the fourth book, except that the pages are trimmed with gilt. Each book has a previous owner's name, H J Hustler, stamped in gilt on the rear cover. A dignified, comfortable, competent and very assured set of books. fn. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bmrp
USD 250.00 [Appr.: EURO 221.25 | £UK 189.5 | JP¥ 27534]

 
DAVEY, ARTHUR (ED)
Breaker Morant and the Bushveldt Carbineers (Van Riebeeck Society Second Series No 18)
Van Riebeeck Society, Cape Town. 1987, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620124857). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 247 pages (complete). A genial, generous copy. The dustjacket is sure and secure. It does have some edge wear and light scuffing. The spine has been sunned. The boards are very handsome and healthy. Within, the contents are clean, clear, confident, assured, diligent and favourable. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: bmkq
USD 68.00 [Appr.: EURO 60.25 | £UK 51.75 | JP¥ 7489]
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DOYLE, A CONAN
The Great Boer War - in Two Volumes
Bernhard Tauchnitz, Leipzig. 1900, Reprint. Hardcover. Two volumes (complete). Most pleasingly rebound in quarter leather. Marbled boards. The books are housed in a thick, cloth covered board slipcase. This is benign and healthy. It has some light scuffing and wear. The books are most attractive. The leather is youthful and fresh and plush. The boards are serene and sure. Publication part of the Tauchnitz Collection of British Authors (Copyright edition). The contents are satisfying. They are clean, clear, congenial, certain, very healthy. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 39hr
USD 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 70.75 | £UK 60.75 | JP¥ 8811]

 
DOYLE, A CONAN
The Great Boer War
Smith, Elder, & Co. London. 1900, First Edition. Hardcover. 552 pages (complete). An amiably owned copy. Some pages are still uncut. The front pastedown has an armorial ex-libris plate (Leman Saunders Sloman). The boards have some wear about the edges and seams. They are however, contented and sure. The contents are mild mannered and agreeable. The pages are clean, clear, companionable, certain. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cang
USD 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 42.5 | £UK 36.5 | JP¥ 5287]

 
ARTHUR DAVEY [EDITOR AND COMMENTARY BY]
Breaker Morant and the Bushveldt Carbineers (Van Riebeeck Society Second Series No. 18))
Van Riebeeck Society, Cape Town. 1987, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620124857). Hardcover. 238 pages (complete). A serene copy. The cloth covered boards are healthy and steady. The corners have shallow knocks. The contents are most agreeable. They are clean, clear, assured, amiable. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 57jc
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 | £UK 22.75 | JP¥ 3304]
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GEORGE, DAVID
Carvings from the Veldt - Part Two - a Pictorial History of Rifle Stock-Art from the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902
The Author, Bogangar, NSW, Australia. 2008, First Edition. Hardcover. 349 pages (complete). Signed by David George on the first-free-page. Please note that this is Volume Two only. A most agreeable copy. The illustrated laminated boards are sound, healthy, smart. The boards do have some very light scuffing. Within, the first free page has some mild handling marks (during signing?). Otherwise, the book is in excellent order throughout. The pages are fresh, bright, handsome, clean, clear, very confident - almost as new throughout. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: bllr
USD 180.00 [Appr.: EURO 159.25 | £UK 136.5 | JP¥ 19824]

 
GEORGE, DAVID
Carvings from the Veldt - Part Two - a Pictorial History of Rifle Stock-Art from the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902
The Author, Bogangar, NSW, Australia. 2008, First Edition. Hardcover. 349 pages (complete). Signed by David George on the first-free-page. Please note that this is Volume Two only. A most agreeable copy. The illustrated laminated boards are sound, healthy, smart. Within, the first free page has some mild handling marks (during signing?). Otherwise, the book is in excellent order throughout. The pages are fresh, bright, handsome, clean, clear, very confident - almost as new throughout. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: blls
USD 180.00 [Appr.: EURO 159.25 | £UK 136.5 | JP¥ 19824]

 
WESTHUIZEN, GERT & ERIKA V D
Gids Tot Die Anglo-Boereoorlog in Die Oos-Transvaal 1899-1902 100 Jaar / Guide to the Anglo Boer War in the Eastern Transvaal 1899-1902 100 Years
The Authors. 2000. Softcover. 323 pages (complete). In English and Afrikaans. Included: a pamphlet guide to "Volksrust Konsentrasiekamp 1901-1902" (a little worn). A most agreeable copy. The covers are smart, neat. They have very mild user wear about the edges. The frontispage has a gift inscription (not from the authors). The contents are in excellent condition. They are bright, fresh, clean, clear, wonderfully detailed, most generous. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bpmn
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 79.75 | £UK 68.25 | JP¥ 9912]

 
GREYLING, PAUL (COMPILER)
"Die Rebelletoer" - Kaapstad En Omgewing En Die Ango-Boereoorlog 1899-1902 - Toer Van Die Vriende Van Die Oorlogsmuseum Van Die Boererepublieke (Donderdag, 21 September 2006 Tot Maandag, 25 September 2006)
Vriende van die Oorlogsmuseum van die Boererepublieke, Bloemfontein / Pretoria. 2006, First Edition. Softcover. 67 pages (complete). In English and Afrikaans. A very neat copy. The covers are healthy, smart. The contents are most pleasing. They are bright, fresh, clean, clear, companionable. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 82ij
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 25 | £UK 21.25 | JP¥ 3084]

 
GRIFFITH, GEORGE
With Chamberlain Through South Africa
George Routledge & Sons Ltd. London / Robt. A. Thompson & Co. Ltd, Capetown. 1903, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 164 pages (complete). A VERY RARE copy of Griffith's account of Joseph Chamberlain's disastrous visit to South Africa after the Anglo-Boer War. He managed to get up everyone's noses and the visit set back the road to Unification and agreement somewhat. The spine of the book has been repaired with a leather strip. The back of the book has a thick card board. The front cover is of the South African edition and publisher. However, inside, the book is of the original publisher (Routledge). The front cover has a portrait of Chamberlain. It is much worn, scuffed, torn and marked. It is securely attached. Within, the early and later pages have age related marks and foxing. In general, the pages are benign, patient, clean(ish), clear, more than competent, more than useful, and are really quite pleasing. fk. Good/Poor.
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Book number: bmsu
USD 350.00 [Appr.: EURO 309.5 | £UK 265.25 | JP¥ 38547]

 
GROBLER, J E H
The War Reporter: The Anglo-Boer War Through the Eyes of the Burghers
Jonathan Ball. 2007, 2nd Edition. (ISBN: 1868421864). Softcover, with dust jacket. 156 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. The covers have some mild wear about the edges. They are clean and healthy. The contents are tidy, neat, clean and clear and amenable. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bqwk
USD 38.00 [Appr.: EURO 33.75 | £UK 29 | JP¥ 4185]
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GROENEWALD, COEN
Bannelinge Oor Die Oseaan: Boere-Krygsgevangenes 1899 - 1902
J P van der Walt, Pretoria. 1999, 3rd edition. (ISBN: 079931790X). Hardcover. 179 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A smart copy. The laminated illustrated boards are healthy, very sure. Within, there are some previous owner signatures. The contents are bright, clean, clear, devoted, congenial. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: ceob
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 53.25 | £UK 45.5 | JP¥ 6608]
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GRONUM, M A
Die Bittereinders Junie 1901-Mei 1902
Tafelberg. 1974, First Edition. (ISBN: 0624005178). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 150 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. The dustjacket is tanned and rubbed but otherwise healthy. The boards are smart with very light scuff-marks. The contents are in excellent repair. They are tight, bright, clean, clear, diligent : as if new throughout. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: bwyc
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40 | £UK 34.25 | JP¥ 4956]
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GRONUM, M A
Die Engelse Oorlog 1899-1902. Die Gevegsmetodes Waarmee Die Boere-Republieke Verower Is
Tafelberg-Uitgewers. 1972, First Edition. (ISBN: 0624000079). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 244 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A healthy copy. The dustjacket has some shelving/ storage wear about the edges. They are mildly scuffed. The boards are simple and sound. The contents are neat, tidy. They are clean, clear, confident, diligent. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: cant
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.25 | £UK 38 | JP¥ 5507]
Keywords: 0624000079

 
RIJKSEN-VAN HELSDINGEN, JOHANNA
Vrouweleed : Persoonlike Ondervindingen in de Boereoorlog
J H de Bussy, Pretoria, Amsteram / Holl.-Afr. Uitgewers-Mij v/h J DUsseau & Co. Kaapstad. 1918, 2nd Edition. Hardcover. 184 pages (complete). In Dutch throughout. A tidy copy. The simple boards have some light wear and scuffing and storage marks. They are healthy and assured. Within, the contents are most pleasing - especially when taking the book's age into account. The contents are clean, clear, very sure, most generous, most agreeably maintained. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bzhv
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 79.75 | £UK 68.25 | JP¥ 9912]

 
HOPKINS, J CASTELL ; HALSTEAD, MURAT
South Africa and the Boer-British War - Comprising a History of South Africa and Its People, Including the War of 1899, 1900, 1901 and 1902 - Two Volumes in One
War Book Publishing, Toronto, Canada. 1902. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 858 pages, plus "Life of Cecil John Rhodes" by Murat Halstead (63 pages) plus appendix (36 pages) (complete). Rebound in full red leather. This is smart and clubbable. At some stage the book has been subjected to damp storage conditions. There are, consequently, stains and wrinkling about the edges of the pages throughout. In addition the book is gently aging with foxing, some tanning. The frontispage is a beautifully written loving birthday inscription (dated: 25th March 1904). The pages are tight and certain throughout. They are clear, amenable, passive, competent, useful throughout. fn. Poor/No Jacket.
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Book number: bpml
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 57.5 | £UK 49.25 | JP¥ 7159]

 
JOOSTE, GRAHAM; WEBSTER, ROGER
Innocent Blood: Executions During the Anglo-Boer War
Spearhead Press, South Africa. 2002, First Edition. (ISBN: 0864865325). Softcover. 238 pages (complete). A decent copy. The covers have some mild user wear about the edges. There is mild scuffing. Nonetheless, the covers are benign and sure. The contents have evidence of very light user wear. The pages are clean, clear, companionable, certain, neat. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: ccwo
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.25 | £UK 38 | JP¥ 5507]
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KESTELL, DS J D ; VELDEN, D E VAN
De Vredesonderhandelingen Tusschen Boer En Brit in Zuid-Afrika - de Regeeringen Der Twee Zuid-Afrikaansche Republieken En de Vertengenwoordigers Der Britsche Regeering, Welke Uitliepen Op Den Vrede, Op 31 Mei 1902 Te Vereeniging Gesloten
J H de Bussy, Pretoria, Amsterdam. 1909, First Edition. Hardcover. 215 pages (complete). In Dutch throughout. On the front pastedown there is an ex-libris plate showing previous ownership by Dr D P de Villiers with the arms of the wine growing Paarl de Villiers. Included: two pages of handwritten notes from de Villiers (in suitable scrawl) about family lineage. The green covers have some light shelving wear and scuffing. They are gratifying. The contents are most satisfying. They are clean, clear, confident, generous, very assured - as fresh as can be! fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: bzpo
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 132.75 | £UK 113.75 | JP¥ 16520]

 
MARQUARD, LEO (ED)
Letters from a Boer Parsonage : Letters of Margaret Marquard During the Boer War
Purnell, Cape Town and Johannesburg. 1967, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 140 pages (complete). A sadly stored copy of the faithful Margaret Marquard. Of interest is that she once hosted Abraham Fischer (one time Prime Minister of the Orange River Colony), who was the grandfather of Bram Fischer, during the Boer War. The Heroic Bram Fischer defended (amongst others) Nelson Mandela at the Rivonia Trials, for which he was reviled by the white regime and sentenced to a singularly cruel form of life-sentence. This copy has been subjected to damp storage conditions. Consequently there is wear, there are stain marks The dustjacket is much worn, torn, scuffed and marked. It is stoic, intact. The boards have wear, scuffing and marks. They are steady and sure. The contents are much worn, marked. However, the pages are assured, competent, clear, certain, still keen. fk. Fair/Poor.
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Book number: 57ix
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.25 | JP¥ 1322]

 
MEINTJES, JOHANNES
De la Rey - Lion of the West : A Biography
Hugh Keartland (Publishers) (Pty) Ltd. 1966, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 432 pages (complete). A passive copy. At some stage this copy has been subjected to damp storage conditions. The dustjacket has wear, tear, stains, marks. It is secure and intact. The are healthy. They have light damp tide-marks and some light wear. They are sound and sure. The contents carry some consequences from the storage conditions. There are stains and wrinkling. However, in general, the pages are clear, confident, certain, competent. fk. Fair/Poor.
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Book number: bprk
USD 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 42.5 | £UK 36.5 | JP¥ 5287]

 
MEINTJIES, JOHANNES
Stormberg - a Lost Opportunity : The Anglo-Boer War in the North-Eastern Cape Colony, 1899-1902
Nasionale Boekhandel, Cape Town. 1969, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 209 pages (complete). A placid copy. The dustjacket has a clear plastic protective cover. The dj itself has wear, scuffing, marks from handling and storage. It is sure, secure. The boards are functional, sound, steady. The contents are flecked with foxing to the front and final pages. The contents in general, are clean, clear, comfortable, certain, content, congenial, more than competent. fk. Good/Fair.
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Book number: cdfd
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.25 | £UK 38 | JP¥ 5507]

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