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1 Conference of Women Educationalists 15th to 17th August, 1950 To Consider the Beecher Report in Relation to the Education of African Girls
Nairobi 1950 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
13pp, booklet creased, owner's signature on front cover. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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2 East Rand Proprietary Mines Ltd. Inter-Tribal Dancing Display Presented By African Employees of E.R.P.M.
East Rand Proprietary Mines Ltd Paper Wrappers Good 
9pp of text plus fold out map in blue card covers with staples, 'By mean of descriptive notes and a map on the following pages we hope to give visitors added interest in the performances'. Minor creasing to covers, back page is creasedalong edge and has small tear. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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3 In This Land: Writing and Art By Children of the Townships
Johannesburg Open School & Cosaw Pub 1994 1874879257 / 9781874879251 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
50pp, illustrated including colour, neat clean copy 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Johannesburg High School for Girls  6 x Postcards
4 Johannesburg High School for Girls 6 x Postcards
Very Good 
subject of postcards: Johannesburg High School for Girls front of building, Joel House, East View, Girls at Drill, Girls on Tennis courts, Main Hall, Grounds, clean copies with no creases or tears, faint mark to corners where onced housed in album, teachers skirst ankle length suggest date 1920s. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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5 Profiles of Rhodesia's Women
Salisbury National Federation of Business & Professional Women of Rhodesia 1975 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
176pp, illustrated, foxing to foredge & back couple of pages. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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6 ALLEN (Vivien): Lady Trader: A Biography of Mrs Sarah Heckford,
London Collins 1979 0 00 216073 0 / 9780002160735 Hard Back Very Good Very Good 
x, 243pp, illustrated 12pp, with dust wrapper, owners signature & date on front end page, minor wear to dust wrapper. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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7 Beer, Frank Henry Emily Hobhouse. Angel of Love
Liskeard Charaton Books 2002 0954336402 / 9780954336400 First Edition Hard Back Fine Fine Signed by Author
215pp, illustrated, bright clean copy. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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8 BIGLAND (Eileen): The Lake of the Royal Crocodiles
London Hodder & Stoughton 1939 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Good 
ix+299pp, illustrated 8 plates by John Nicolson and 2 maps, minor fading to top edge cloth boards, end pages browned, top edge dusty, light foxing to foredge and minor spotting in text, spine of dust wrapper browned, tips of spine rubbed and several small tears to edge of dust wrapper, back panel has moderate soiling and rubbing, overall book neat and clean with tight binding in dust wrapper with some wear but still complete. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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9 BLAXALL, Arthur William Helen Keller Under the Southern Cross
Cape Town Juta & Co 1952 Hard Back Good Good 
53pp plus illustrated 22 plates, minor foxing and light browning to end pages, dust wrapper is chipped , includes loose a short newspaper cutting reporting death of Polly Thomson and the programme issued when Helen Keller was given an honary degree at the University of Witwatersrand 18th May 1951, the programme consists of 8pp including cover, is in dual langauge, English and Afrikaans, and includes an essay entitled 'The University of the Witwaterstrand Speech, Voice and Hearing Clinic: Our contribution to the Cause of the Deviate'. the pgramme has a vertical crease and a light horizonal crease. 
Price: 245.00 GBP
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10 Coupland, (R.) Kirk on the Zambesi. A Chapter of African History
Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1928 Fifh Edition Hard Back Good 
vi+286pp, illustrated 15 plates including colour plates and fold out map at rear, spine cocked, some damp staing to edge of covers, tips of spine bumped with several small nicks to cloth, occasional ink markings to text, effects only a couple of pages, sellotape on rear map, good sound copy. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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11 Cronje (Gillian and Suzanne) The Workers of Namibia
London International Defence and Aid Fund 1979 090475927X / 9780904759273 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
135pp, illustrated, neat clean copy with no markings or annotations. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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12 Doughty (Oswald) Early Diamond Days. The Opening Of The Diamond Fields Of South Africa.
London Longmans 1963 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Good 
x+237pp, foxing to foredge, crease to couple of pages, couple of small tears to dust wrapper, miniscule loss to top edge spine of dust wrapper, moderate foxing to dust wrapper. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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13 FitzGibbon, Louis Betrayal of the Somalis
London Rex Collings 1982 0860361942 / 9780860361947 Paper Wrappers Near Fine 
114pp, illustrated 4pp, neat clean copy with no markings or annoations. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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14 Harris, Walter B. Tafilet. The Narrative of a Journey of Exploration in the Atlas Mountains and the Oases of the North-West Sahara.
Edinburgh William Blackwood 1895 Half Leather Very Good 
xii, 386pp, illustrated plates and 2 maps, inlcudling large fold out map at rear, prixe binding for Ashby-de-la-Zouch Grammar School, pize book plate on front paste down, half leather, marbled edges, gilt heradicdecoration on front cover, some mdoerate rubbing to leather, overall neat clean copy. 
Price: 185.00 GBP
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15 Hejaiej, Monia Behind Closed Doors : Women's Oral Narratives in Tunis
New Brunswick, Rutgers University Press 1996 081352377x / 9780813523774 Paper Wrappers Fine 
369pp, paper back edition, excellent condition 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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Tales of Zambia, Hobson, Dick
16 Hobson, Dick Tales of Zambia
London Zambia Society Trust 1996 0952709201 / 9780952709206 Hard Back Very Good Very Good Signed by Author
224pp, illustrated, signed by author, also has post-it label with note form author and signed Dick, there is a small address label at top on front page, corners slightly bumped, overall neat clean copy. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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17 JONES (A. H. M.) MONROE (Elizabeth) A History of Abyssinia
Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1935 Reprint Hard Back Good 
188pp, illustrated 4pp plus fold out map at rear, spine faded, light foxing to foredge, overall good, clean, sound copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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18 Lyons, J. B. Surgeon Major Parke's African Journey, 1887-1889
Dublin Lilliput Press 1994 1874675201 / 9781874675204 Hard Back Near Fine Near Fine 
281pp, illustrated 8pp, tips spine slightly bumped, overall brightn clean copy. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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19 MACKAY (Margo) The Knysna Elephants and their Forest Home
Knysna Wildlife and Environment Society of S.A. 1996 0620203293 / 9780620203296 Paper Wrappers Very Good Sheila Cooper Collins 
136pp, illustrated in colour and black and white, pictorial colour covers, couple og light creases to covers, neat clean copy. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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20 Moody (H. L. B.) The Walls and Gates of Kano City
Nigeria Department of Antiquities Federal Republic of Nigeria 1969 Paperback Good 
119pp, illustrated 31 plates, splash mark to back cover, ownership signautre totitle page which has been covered by small piece of white paper, though signature can still be seen through paper, good sound copy. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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