Clarke's Africana & Rare Books

Address: P.O. Box 186, Constantia, (Cape Town), 7848, South Africa
Contact Person: Paul Mills
Country of Origin South Africa
Email: africana@clarkes.co.za
Website: http://www.clarkes.co.za
Trade Association: ABA - ILAB, SABDA
Additional Info:

Phone: 0027 21 794 0600

Founded in 1958, Clarkes specialises in Africana and general antiquarian books, prints, maps and ephemera. Africana Catalogues are issued four times a year. All subjects are covered including, African exploration and travel, missionary endeavour, ethnography, Bushmen and rock art, big-game hunting, military history, the Anglo Boer War, Boer War ephemera, Zulu War and the First World War in East Africa and South West Africa, natural history (botany, ornithology, etc.), Mining (particularly diamonds and gold), Natal & Zululand, Namibia, art & architecture, literature & politics. Also Maps, prints and ephemera. We offer an active search service for all antiquarian and secondhand books.

Results in Auction #40

Lot Author Title Hammer Price
11 Mandela (Nelson) LONG WALK TO FREEDOM. (Copy signed at the official launch) $1853
12 Portraits: A COLLECTION OF PORTRAITS OF THE SAVAGE TRIBES $8400
124 [Arnold (Marion) Editor] SOUTH AFRICAN BOTANICAL ART (Sponsors’ Edition) $273
125 Richings (Gordon) THE LIFE AND WORK OF CHARLES MICHELL. (Sponsors' Edition) $525
126 Stevenson (Michael) ART & ASPIRATIONS.(Sponsors' Edition) $200
127 Cowling (Richard) & Richardson (Dave) FYNBOS, South Africa's Unique Floral Kingdom. (Collectors' Edition) $315
128 Viney (Graham) COLONIAL HOUSES OF SOUTH AFRICA. $79
129 [Stevenson (M.) & Viljoen (D.)] CHRISTO COETZEE. (The publisher's copy) $175
133 De Wet (General Chr.) DER KAMPF ZWISCHEN BUR UND BRITE $30
134 Kürschner(Joseph) DIE BUREN UND DER SÜDAFRIKANISCHE KRIEG $40
135 Viljoen (General Ben) IM KAMPF UM SÜD-AFRIKA. DIE TRANSVAALER IM KRIEG MIT ENGLAND. $30
136 Pettman (Rev. Charles) AFRICANDERISMS. $100
137 White (A.), Dyer (R.A.) & Sloane (B.L.) THE SUCCULENT EUPHORBIEAE (Southern Africa) $250
138 White (A.C.) & Sloane (B.L.) THE STAPELIEAE. $75
140 Clarke (S.) INVASION OF ZULULAND 1879 $79
141 [Gordon (R.J.)] ROBERT JACOB GORDON. $137
143 Butler (Guy) KAROO MORNING, BURSTING WORLD, A LOCAL HABITATION. $35
144 Segal (Ronald) Editor: AFRICA SOUTH. Volume 1, Number 1, October – December 1956 to Volume 5, Number 3.April – June 1961 $315
150 Le Cordeur (Basil) & Saunders (Christopher) THE WAR OF THE AXE, 1847 (Presentation edition) $250
169 Baker (E.C. Stuart) THE INDIAN DUCKS AND THEIR ALLIES $150
206 Lyell (Denis D.) THE HUNTING & SPOOR OF CENTRAL AFRICAN GAME. $150
208 Roosevelt (Theodore) THE WILDERNESS HUNTER $40
209 Selous (F.C.) AFRICAN NATURE NOTES AND REMINISCENCES. $60
438 [Amery (L.S.) Editor] THE TIMES HISTORY OF THE WAR IN SOUTH AFRICA 1899-1902. $500