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 #39

Lot Author Title Hammer Price
1 Voet (Johannis) COMMENTARIUS AD PANDECTUS $662
3 [Anderson] ANGLO-BOER WAR MANUSCRIPT DIARY. $750
4 Courtenay (Colonel Arthur Henry) WITH THE 4TH BATTALION THE CAMERONIANS (SCOTTISH RIFLES) IN SOUTH AFRICA, 1900 – 1901 and ASSOCIATED LETTERS, DOCUMENTS AND EPHEMERA. $2000
5 [Gordon-Thompson (Grace)] ANGLO-BOER WAR. A MANUSCRIPT ACCOUNT FROM THE HOME FRONT. $750
6 Vallentin (Captain, later Major, J.M.) MANUSCRIPT DIARY OF THE ANGLO-BOER WAR $2500
8 Erotic & Glamour Postcards: A COLLECTION OF 297 EARLY 20TH CENTURY FRENCH POSTCARDS. $1208
231 Van Leeuwen (Simon) HET ROOMS-HOLLANDS-REGT $150
233 Vinii (Arnoldi) INSTITUTIONUM IMPERIALUM COMMENTARIUS ACADEMICUS ET FORENSIS $53
242 Harris (W. Cornwallis) THE WILD SPORTS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA $180
243 Schilder (Günter A.O.) GROTE ATLAS VAN DE VERENIGDE OOST-INDISCHE COMPAGNIE / COMPREHENSIVE ATLAS OF THE DUTCH UNITED EAST INDIA COMPANY. $268
244 Knaap (Gerrit E.A GROTE ATLAS VAN DE VERENIGDE OOST-INDISCHE COMPAGNIE / COMPREHENSIVE ATLAS OF THE DUTCH UNITED EAST INDIA COMPANY $263
245 Trollope (Anthony) SOUTH AFRICA $20
246 Theal (G.McG.) WILLEM ADRIAAN VAN DER STEL. AND OTHER HISTORICAL SKETCHES $42
257 Holliday (J.D.) DOTTINGS ON NATAL AS PUBLISHED IN 1865 $20
259 Fitzsimons (F.W.) PYTHONS AND THEIR WAYS $20
262 M'Nab (William R.) A TREATISE ON THE PROPAGATION, CULTIVATION AND GENERAL TREATMENT OF CAPE HEATHS. $200
266 Robinson (John) Editor: NOTES ON NATAL: $200
273 Batten (A.) FLOWERS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA $75
275 Goldblatt (P.) THE GENUS WATSONIA, A Systematic Monograph. $40
276 Jeppe (Barbara) SOUTH AFRICAN ALOES $25
277 Van der Walt (J.J.A.) & Vorster (P.J.) PELARGONIUMS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA $525
278 Finch-Davies (C.G.) THE BIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA. $74
279 Ginn (P.J.), McIlleron (W.G.) & Milstein (P. le S.) THE COMPLETE BOOK OF SOUTHERN AFRICAN BIRDS $20
281 Van Jaarsveld (E.J.) & Ward-Hilhorst (E GASTERIAS OF SOUTH AFRICA $40
299 Backhouse (James) A NARRATIVE OF A VISIT TO THE MAURITIUS AND SOUTH AFRICA $350
300 Haldane (Aylmer) HOW WE ESCAPED FROM PRETORIA $40
301 Holub (Emil) SEVEN YEARS IN SOUTH AFRICA $74
303 Tegetmeier (W.B.) & Sutherland (C.L.) HORSES, ASSES, ZEBRAS, MULES AND MULE BREEDING. $50
304 Tongue (M. Helen) BUSHMAN PAINTINGS $450
305 Beardsley (Aubrey) Illustrator: THE YELLOW BOOK AN ILLUSTRATED QUARTERLY $321
328 Soga (J.Henderson) THE SOUTH-EASTERN BANTU $100
363 Harmsen (Frieda) MAUD SUMNER PAINTER AND POET $578
364 Marais (Eugene) DIE SIEL VAN DIE MIER $116
366 Smith (Wilbur) THE DARK OF THE SUN $100
397 Engelenburg (F.V.) GENERAL LOUIS BOTHA $21
398 Van Pallandt (Baron A.) GENERAL REMARKS OF THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE. $30
399 Alexander (Sir J.E.) AN EXPEDITION OF DISCOVERY INTO THE INTERIOR OF AFRICA. $1700
400 Pringle (Thomas) NARRATIVE OF A RESIDENCE IN SOUTH AFRICA. $200
402 Lieberkuhn (Rev. Samuel) THE HISTORY OF OUR LORD AND SAVIOUR JESUS CHRIST $200
433 Dixon (Capt. C.M.) THE LEAGUER OF LADYSMITH $75
434 Moffat (Robert) MISSIONARY LABOURS AND SCENES IN SOUTHERN AFRICA $75
437 Blue Books: BASUTOLAND AND PONDOLAND $32