SATYAGRAHA M.K.Gandhi in South Africa 1893-1914: The historical material and libretto comprising the opera's book
Tanam, 1983 Later Edition. Book Condition: Very Good Condition. Size: 9" x 6" approx. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 750 grams. Category: Music; ISBN: 0934378444. ISBN/EAN: 9780934378444. Inventory No: 0036162. (Book ref. 0036162) £15.00
Travel in South Africa
South African Railways, 1921 First Edition. Binding: Hardcover (Original Cloth). Book Condition: Very Good Condition. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Size: 7" x 5" approx. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 750 grams. Category: Travel & Places; South Africa; 1900-1920; History. Inventory No: 0034528. (Book ref. 0034528) £20.00
THE COLONIALS IN SOUTH AFRICA 1899-1902
Naval & Military Press, 2008 Edition Unstated. Later reprint. Book Condition: Very Good Condition. Later reprint. Size: 8.5" x 6" approx. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1.25 kilos. Category: Military & Warfare; South Africa; 19th century; History. ISBN: 1843422778. Inventory No: 0034516. (Book ref. 0034516) £10.00
The Mistaken Land
Falcon Press , 1951 First Edition. Binding: Hardcover (Original Cloth). Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. In stock, for immediate despatch. Packed weight 300g Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 300 grams. Category: History; Inventory No: 0026141. (Book ref. 0026141) £4.00
Twentieth -Century South Africa
OUP, 1994 First Edition. Binding: Softcover. Book Condition: Very Good + Book. Packed weight 300g Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 300 grams. Category: History; Inventory No: 0011466. (Book ref. 0011466) £5.00
WE MAKE FREEDOM Women in South Africa
Pandora, 1984 First Edition. Binding: Softcover. Book Condition: Good + Book. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1.25 kilos. Category: History; Inventory No: 0009040. (Book ref. 0009040) £5.00
The Political Economy of Race and Class in South Africa
Monthly Review Press, 1990 Later Edition. Binding: Softcover. Book Condition: Very Good Book. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1.25 kilos. Category: History; Inventory No: 0008821. (Book ref. 0008821) £6.00
Changing Food Habits : Case Studies from Africa, South America, and Europe
Amsterdam: Harwood Academic Publishers, 1999. Very Good. 8vo 9057025647 Collation, vi288pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers laminated hardcover. Binding slightly dust marked. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, no loose pages, no writing or marking. Pages in very good clean unread condition. 8962.A32 (Book ref. 008962) £59.99
THE SOUTH AFRICA 1853 MEDAL Being the Roll of the recipients and the story of the campaign medal issued for the frontier wars between 1834 and 1853
Samson Books 1978. 1st Ed. 4to. 155pp. Cold. frontis., e.p. map. Very good in d/w. US$16 (Book ref. 188708) £10.00
REPORTS ON MILITARY OPERATIONS IN SOUTH AFRICA AND CHINA
War Department, Adjutant General's office. Washington: Government Printing Office 1901. 1st Ed. 325pp. [Only, without the China portion of the work, also lacking prelims. with upper portion of Contents leaf only present]. 1 text map, 1 text sketch, 15 maps and plans including 5 folding, [lacking large folding map of South Africa in rear pocket]. Some very light browning, hinges cracked, ex.-Staff College with bookplate, ink stamp and tape to verso of sub-title of first work, some discreet numbering to front e.ps., rebound in half calf with cloth, extremities sl. discoloured, gilt ruled spine with gilt lettered title label, faint remains of accession no. Hackett pp.148, 'Extracts from reports of Capt. S. Slocum on operations of the British Army in South Africa. Together with extracts from reports of Capt. Carl Reichmann on operations of the Boer Army. With a summary of events in South Africa and China.' US$234 (Book ref. 195829) £150.00
OFFICIAL RECORDS OF THE AUSTRALIAN MILITARY CONTINGENTS TO THE WAR IN SOUTH AFRICA.
Albert J. Mullett ... Melbourne 1911. 1st Ed. Royal 8vo. [iv] + 607pp. Ex.-Staff College with bookplate, numbers to front f.e.p., ink stamps to t.p., e.ps. lightly browned, original gilt lettered cloth, cloth frayed to edges, spine bumped with stain towards head. Hackett pp.120. ‘A register of Australian military contingents to South Africa grouped under Colonies. The information includes details of establishment, equipment, embarkation, records of service, engagements, promotions, and honours. A nominal roll completes each entry. US$593 (Book ref. 196898) £380.00
HISTORY OF THE RAILWAYS DURING THE WAR IN SOUTH AFRICA, 1899-1902. HMSO 1903. 149pp. 2 folding panoramas, folding map, 4 folding charts. [With] DETAILED HISTORY OF THE RAILWAYS IN THE SOUTH AFRICA WAR 1899-1902. Letterpress; Illustrations. Chatham Royal Engineers Institute 1904. Sm. Folio. 2 vols. 275pp. + xl. + viii. 2 folding frontis. maps, 10 diagrams, folding appendix, folding map, 6 figures, folding table, 61 plates from photos., 93 plates mainly folding.
3 vols. Sm. folio. Ex.-Staff College lib. with bookplates, ink stamps and numbering to e.ps., some light browning, rebound in gilt lettered cloth, spines faded bumped and with accession labels. Mendelssohn Volume 1 pp.605.; Hackett pp.74. ‘A record of railway operations during the war abridged from the four volume official record compiled by the War Office. Due to considerations of expense only the first volume of the original history was published [as above] The [subsequent two volumes were] drawn from the last three volumes of the original compilation and issued [as above]. US$2340 (Book ref. 198127) £1500.00
REPORT OF HIS MAJESTY’S COMMISSIONERS Appointed to Inquire into the Military Preparations and Other Matters Connected With the War in South Africa.
HMSO 1903. Sm. folio. viii + 316pp. Ex.-Staff College lib. with bookplate, ink stamps and numbering to e.ps., some light browning, rebound in gilt lettered cloth, spine faded bumped and with accession label. [Cd. 1789].Mendelssohn Volume 2., pp.698.Hackett pp.8. ‘The report of the Elgin Commission appointed to inquire into the military preparations for the war in South Africa, and into the supply of men, ammunition, equipment and transport by sea and land in connection with the campaign, and into the military operations up to the occupation of Preoria. The commission sat on 55 days to take evidence and heard 114 witnesses among whom were Gen. Sir Redvers Buller and Field Marshall Earl Roberts, together with many other senior officers, civil and military. Numerous documents bearing upon the proceedings are reproduced as appendices the volume is fully indexed.’ US$148 (Book ref. 198128) £95.00
SOUTH AFRICA AND THE TRANSVAAL WAR.
Caxton Publ. Co. N.d. c.[1900-02]. 8 vols. Royal 8vo. Numerous plates including many cold., numerous ports., numerous maps. Edges and e.ps. lightly browned, original gilt dec. cloth, edges dampstained, spines faded and sl. chipped, minor marking. Mendelssohn Vol. 1., pp.392. In 1902 two supplementary volumes were published, vol. 6. ‘brings to a close the history of the war as far as the annexation of the Transvaal is concerned’; vol. 7 ‘covers the Guerilla War. From February 1901 to the conclusion of Hostilities. The development of peace negotiations from February 23, 1901, to May 31, 1902’. US$234 (Book ref. 212979) £150.00
REPORTS, STATISTICAL TABLES AND TELEGRAMS RECEIVED FROM SOUTH AFRICA June, 1899, to January 22nd, 1902. Presented to Parliament by Command of His Majesty. HMSO 1902. 56pp. [Cd. 963]. Mendelssohn Vol. 2., pp.696.[Bound with]. PROCEEDINGS OF A COURT OF ENQUIRY held at St. Stephen’s House, Westminster, S.W. on the Administration of the Army Remount Department since January 1899, By Order of the Commander in Chief Dated 20th Feburary 1902. Presented to Parliament by Command of his Majesty. HMSO 1902. [iv] + 34pp. [Cd.993]. Mendelssohn Vol. 2., pp.696.[Bound with] ARMY REMOUNTS. Digest of Evidence Taken Before the Court of Enquiry on the Adminstration of the Army Remount Department Together with Index. HMSO 1902. [iv] + 40pp.
HMSO 1902. Together 3 works bound in 1 vol. Sm. Folio. Ink stain to fore-edge intruding sl. onto margins, ex.-Staff College with bookplate and numbering to e.ps., gilt lettered cloth, waterstained to spine and with some dampstaining to tail of boards with paper adhesion to lower board. US$195 (Book ref. 197499) £125.00
WARWICKSHIRE YEOMANRY SOUTH AFRICA 1900-01.
Combe Park May 1912. Thin landscape 8vo. 14 plates from photos. Original white lettered wrapps., some fading. Series of formal posed photographs. US$55 (Book ref. 212992) £35.00
THE SILENT WAR: SOUTH AFRICAN RECCE OPERATIONS 1969-1994. [with] WARFARE BY OTHER MEANS, South Africa in the 1980’s and 1990’s; [and] THE COVERT WAR, Koevoet Operations Namibia 1979-1989.
Galago 2000-2004. 1st Eds., vol.1 Reprint. 3 vols. Numerous ills. Very good in d/ws. US$133 (Book ref. 212341) £85.00
A LOST LEGIONARY IN SOUTH AFRICA.
T. Werner Laurie N.d. c.. 1st Ed. xii + 308pp. Port. frontis., 11 plates. Ex.-lib. with Greek ink stamp to head of preface and tail of last leaf, f.e.ps. sl. browned with sl. surface loss to tail of upper hinge, original bright gilt lettered red cloth with gilt ruling to edges, spine very lightly faded with minor crease to tail. “Maori-Browne”, Late Commandant in Colonial Forces. US$312 (Book ref. 211541) £200.00
LEOPARD IN M Y LAP
(W H Allen London 1955 1st edition) Octavo 252pp Colour & bw ills. Signed by the author. Dustwrapper torn and marked. Original price cut off. Tight VG (Book ref. 10660) £5.75
THE STATE, EDUCATION AND EQUITY IN POST-APARTHEID SOUTH AFRICA - THE IMPACT OF STATE POLICIES
(Ashgate Publishing Aldershot) 8vo 236pp paper covered boards. . No dustwrapper Fine. (Book ref. 10181) £10.00