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.

Lots in Auction #39

Lot Author Title Reserve
1 Voet (Johannis) COMMENTARIUS AD PANDECTUS $300
2 Poster: TEXAS JACK, JUNIOR $300
3 [Anderson] ANGLO-BOER WAR MANSCRIPT 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
7 Anglo-Boer War TEN LITTLE BOER BOYS $2000
8 Erotic & Glamour Postcards: A COLLECTION OF 297 EARLY 20TH CENTURY FRENCH POSTCARDS. $300
230 Burge (William) COMMENTARIES ON COLONIAL AND FOREIGN LAWS $150
231 Van Leeuwen (Simon) HET ROOMS-HOLLANDS-REGT $150
232 Van Leeuwen (Simon) Decker (C.W.) HET HOLLANDSCH RECHT; $150
233 Vinii (Arnoldi) INSTITUTIONUM IMPERIALUM COMMENTARIUS ACADEMICUS ET FORENSIS $50
241 Brenthurst Press: COMPLETE SET OF THE DE LUXE EDITIONS OF ALL THREE SERIES $6500
242 Harris (W. Cornwallis) THE WILD SPORTS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA $100
243 Schilder (Günter A.O.) GROTE ATLAS VAN DE VERENIGDE OOST-INDISCHE COMPAGNIE / COMPREHENSIVE ATLAS OF THE DUTCH UNITED EAST INDIA COMPANY. $100
244 Knaap (Gerrit E.A GROTE ATLAS VAN DE VERENIGDE OOST-INDISCHE COMPAGNIE / COMPREHENSIVE ATLAS OF THE DUTCH UNITED EAST INDIA COMPANY $100
245 Trollope (Anthony) SOUTH AFRICA $20
246 Theal (G.McG.) WILLEM ADRIAAN VAN DER STEL. AND OTHER HISTORICAL SKETCHES $20
257 Holliday (J.D.) DOTTINGS ON NATAL AS PUBLISHED IN 1865 $20
258 Jensen (Bernard L.) Photographer: DURBAN OF TO-DAY, PHOTO…SOUVENIR $20
259 Fitzsimons (F.W.) PYTHONS AND THEIR WAYS $20
260 Janse (A.J.T.) THE MOTHS OF SOUTH AFRICA $100
261 Layard (Edgar Leopold) THE BIRDS OF SOUTH AFRICA $50
262 M'Nab (William R.) A TREATISE ON THE PROPAGATION, CULTIVATION AND GENERAL TREATMENT OF CAPE HEATHS. $200
263 [Meredith (D.) Editor] THE GRASSES AND PASTURES OF SOUTH AFRICA $40
264 Smith (Andrew) ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE ZOOLOGY OF SOUTH AFRICA $300
265 Swanepoel (D.A.) BUTTERFLIES OF SOUTH AFRICA $30
266 Robinson (John) Editor: NOTES ON NATAL: $200
273 Batten (A.) FLOWERS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA $75
274 Goldblatt (P.) GLADIOLUS IN TROPICAL AFRICA $30
275 Goldblatt (P.) THE GENUS WATSONIA, A Systematic Monograph. $40
276 Jeppe (Barbara) SOUTH AFRICAN ALOES $20
277 Van der Walt (J.J.A.) & Vorster (P.J.) PELARGONIUMS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA $200
278 Finch-Davies (C.G.) THE BIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA. $40
279 Ginn (P.J.), McIlleron (W.G.) & Milstein (P. le S.) THE COMPLETE BOOK OF SOUTHERN AFRICAN BIRDS $20
280 Maclean (G.L.) & Darroll (G.) DUCKS OF SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA $60
281 Van Jaarsveld (E.J.) & Ward-Hilhorst (E GASTERIAS OF SOUTH AFRICA $40
282 Pinhey (Elliot) HAWK MOTHS of Central and Southern Africa $30
283 [Tretchikoff (Vladimir)] TRETCHIKOFF $150
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 $70
302 Selous (F.C.) RECENT HUNTING TRIPS IN BRITISH NORTH AMERICA $150
303 Tegetmeier (W.B.) & Sutherland (C.L.) HORSES, ASSES, ZEBRAS, MULES AND MULE BREEDING. $50
304 Tongue (M. Helen) BUSHMAN PAINTINGS $300
305 Beardsley (Aubrey) Illustrator: THE YELLOW BOOK AN ILLUSTRATED QUARTERLY $200
307 Eliot (Sir John) CLIMATOLOGICAL ATLAS OF INDIA; $100
327 Cloete (Stuart) TURNING WHEELS (Albatross Press) $100
328 Soga (J.Henderson) THE SOUTH-EASTERN BANTU $100
362 Beiles (Sinclair) TALES. (With six original woodcuts by Cecil Skotnes) $75
363 Harmsen (Frieda) MAUD SUMNER PAINTER AND POET $500
364 Marais (Eugene) DIE SIEL VAN DIE MIER $75
365 [Playne (Somerset) Compiler & Editor]: CAPE PROVINCE (Cape Province). $100
366 Smith (Wilbur) THE DARK OF THE SUN $100
396 [Adams (William)] THE ORIGINAL LETTERS OF THE ENGLISH PILOT, WILLIAM ADAMS. $50
397 Engelenburg (F.V.) GENERAL LOUIS BOTHA $20
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. $850
400 Pringle (Thomas) NARRATIVE OF A RESIDENCE IN SOUTH AFRICA. $200
401 Sallustii HOC IN VOLVMINE C. CRISPI SALLUSTII HAEC OMNIA CONTINENTVR. $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
435 Lucas (Captain Thomas J.) PEN & PENCIL REMINISCENCES OF A CAMPAIGN IN SOUTH AFRICA $400
436 Marloth (Rudolf) THE FLORA OF SOUTH AFRICA $700
437 Blue Books: BASUTOLAND AND PONDOLAND $20