Select Bibliography

This is a list of those works which were most commonly used in compiling the dictionary, or about which it may be difficult to find information elsewhere.

Unpublished titles are not italicized. The precise location of unpublished material is generally given. In particular, reference is made to the following resource centres:

Further information on material held by the Dictionary Unit for South African English, or in private collections, is available from the Unit.



Abbott, John Henry Macartney Tommy Cornstalk: Being some account of the less notable features of the South African war from the point of view of the Australian ranks [London] 1902 Longmans, Green, and Co.
Abel, Clarke Narrative of a journey in the interior of China, and of a voyage to and from that country, in the years 1816 and 1817; containing an account of the most interesting transactions of Lord Amherst’s embassy to the court of Pekin, and observations on the countries which it visited London 1818 Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown
Abrahams, Lionel (editor) A Bekkersdal marathon Cape Town 1971
——— (editor) Bosman at his best Cape Town 1965
——— 8th impression 1974
——— (editor) A cask of jerepigo Johannesburg 1972
——— The celibacy of Felix Greenspan Johannesburg 1977 Bateleur Press
——— (editor) Jurie Steyn’s post office Cape Town 1971 Human & Rousseau
——— (editor) Unto dust Cape Town 1963 Human & Rousseau
Abrahams, Peter Dark testament 1970 reprint London 1942 Allen & Unwin
——— Mine boy London 1946 Dorothy Crisp
——— London 1954 Faber & Faber
——— London 1963 Heinemann
——— Return to Goli London 1953 Faber & Faber
——— Tell freedom London 1954 Faber & Faber
——— Wild conquest London 1951 Faber & Faber
Academic Standard Cape Town 1992– Academic Standard
Acocks, J.P.H. Veld types of South Africa 2nd edition Pretoria 1975 Department of Agricultural Technical Services
ADA see Art, Design, Architecture (ADA)
Adams, Buck The narrative of Private Buck Adams [written 1884] edited by A. Gordon-Brown Cape Town 1941 Van Riebeeck Society (No. 22)
Adams, Hettie & Suttner, Hermione William Street, District Six Cape Town 1988 Chameleon Press
Adams, J. Wild flowers of the northern Cape Cape Town 1976
Adams, T.P. An eulogy on Dr Alexander Cowie and Mr Benjamin Green; who lost their lives on their return from Delagoa Bay to Graham’s Town Graham’s Town 1830
Adamson, R.S. et al. The botanical features of the south western Cape Province Cape Town 1929
Adey, D. Under the Southern Cross: Short stories from South Africa Johannesburg 1988
Adey, David, Beeton, Ridley, Chapman, Michael & Pereira, Ernest Companion to South African English literature Craighall 1986 Ad. Donker (Pty) Ltd
Afra Newsletter Pietermaritzburg 1988– Association for Rural Advancement
Africa Contemporary Record: Annual Survey and Documents Volume XIX (1986–7) London 1988 Africana Publishing Co.
Africa Research Bulletin Exeter, England 1964–1985 Africa Research, Ltd. (Political, Social & Cultural Series)
Africa South Cape Town 1956–1961 Africa South Publications
Africa South and East: News magazine of the subcontinent Johannesburg 1992–1994 ASE Publications
(The) African court calendar (and directory) Cape Town 1801; 1807–1826 (continued by The South African almanac(k) and directory)
African Drum see Drum
The African Journal Cape Town 1849–1851 (continuation of Sam Sly’s African Journal)
The African Monthly: A magazine devoted to literature, history, exploration, science, art, poetry, fiction, &c. Grahamstown 1906–1910 African Book Company, Ltd.
African Observer: A review of contemporary affairs Bulawayo 1934–1937
African Wildlife Cape Town
Africana Notes and News Johannesburg 1943–1993 Africana Museum and Africana Society
The Agricultural Journal of the Cape of Good Hope Cape Town 1888–1910 (until 1903 with title (The) Agricultural Journal; continued by The Agricultural Journal of the Union of South Africa)
The Agricultural Journal of the Union of South Africa Pretoria 1911–1914 Department of Agriculture (continuation of The Agricultural Journal of the Cape of Good Hope, The Natal Agricultural Journal and The Transvaal Agricultural Journal)
Aiton, William Hortus Kewensis; or, a catalogue of the plants cultivated in the Royal botanic garden at Kew 3 volumes London 1789 George Nicol
——— 2nd edition enlarged by William Townsend Aiton (son of William Aiton) 5 volumes London 1813 Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown
Aiton, William Townsend see Aiton, William
The Albany Settlers 1824–36 Cape Town 1836 Society for the Relief of Distressed Settlers
Alexander, James Edward An expedition of discovery into the interior of Africa, through the hitherto undescribed countries of the Great Namaquas, Boschmans and Hill Damaras 2 volumes London 1838 Henry Colburn
——— Narrative of a voyage of observation among the colonies of Western Africa in the flagship Thalia; and of a campaign in Kaffir-land in 1835, on the staff of the commanderr-in-chief, in 1835 2 volumes London 1837 Henry Colburn
Alice Times (title varies) Adelaide, Eastern Cape 1874–
Allan, Mea Tom’s Weeds London 1970 Faber & Faber
Alston, Madeline From an old Cape homestead London 1929 John Lane, Bodley Head
——— Wanderings of a bird-lover in Africa London 1937 H.F. & G. Witherby
The American heritage dictionary of the English language edited by W. Morris New York 1969
American Journal of Physical Anthropology Philadelphia 1918– The Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology
An Observer South African Balloons: A skit on the boom Johannesburg 1895 Argus Printing & Publishing Co.
——— reprint Pretoria 1982 The State Library (No. 92)
Anderson, Andrew Arthur Twenty-five years in a waggon in the gold regions of Africa 2 volumes London 1887 Chapman & Hall
Anderson, H.J. (editor) Letters from the Cape 1861–2 see Duff-Gordon, Lady L.
——— (editor) South Africa a century ago (1797–1801) see Barnard, Lady Anne
Andersson, Charles John (Karl Johan Andersson) Lake Ngami, or, Explorations and discoveries during four years’ wanderings in the wilds of Southwestern Africa New York 1856 Harper & Brothers
——— London 1856 Hurst & Blackett
——— The lion and the elephant London 1873 Hurst & Blackett
——— Notes of travel in South Africa edited by L. Lloyd London 1875 Hurst & Blackett
——— Notes on the birds of Damara Land and the adjacent countries of South-West Africa edited by J.H. Gurney London 1872 John van Voorst
——— The Okavango river: A narrative of travel, exploration, and adventure edited by L. Lloyd London 1861 Hurst & Blackett
The Andrean Grahamstown 1878– St Andrew’s College
Andrews, Caesar Reminiscences of the Kafir War 1834–5. 1877 Typescript. Cory
Andrews, M. The story of South Africa Cape Town [1935] Juta & Co., Ltd.
Angove, John In the early days: The reminiscences of pioneer life on the South African diamond fields Kimberley 1910 Handel House
Annandale, Charles see Ogilvie, John (editor)
Annesley, G. (George, Viscount Valentia) Voyages and travels to India, Ceylon, the Red Sea, Abyssinia, and Egypt, in the years 1802, 1803, 1804, 1805, and 1806 3 volumes London 1809
The annual of the Mountain Club of South Africa (title varies as Mountain Club Annual) Cape Town 1894– Mountain Club of South Africa
The annual register of world events: A review of the year London 1894–1974 Longmans (title varies as The Annual Register: A review of public events at home and abroad)
Annual report of the calendar year 1911 Cape Town 1912 Department of Justice
Anthony, Frank The journey: The revolutionary anguish of Comrade B Johannesburg 1991 Ravan Press
Antiquity: A quarterly review of archaeology Gloucester, U.K. 1927–
Appleton’s annual cyclopædia and register of important events of the year 1902 New York 1903 D. Appleton & Co.
Appleyard, Reverend John Whittle The Kafir language: Comprising a sketch of its history; which includes a general classification of South African dialects, ethnographical and geographical: Remarks upon it’s nature: And a grammar King William’s Town 1850 Wesleyan Missionary Society
——— The War of the Axe and the Xosa Bible: The journal of the Revd J.W. Appleyard [written 1841–59] edited by John Frye Cape Town 1971 Struik
Arago, Jacques Narrative of a voyage round the world, in the Uranie and Physicienne corvettes, commanded by Captain Freycinet, during the years 1817, 1818, 1819, and 1820 London 1823 Treuttel and Wurtz, Treuttel, Jun. and Richter
A.R.B. see Barnes, A.R. (A.R.B., A Housewife of the Colony)
Arbousset, Rev. Thomas Narrative of an exploratory tour to the north-east of the Colony of the Cape of Good Hope (translated from French by J.C. Brown) Cape Town 1846 A.S. Robertson
——— another edition London 1852 John C. Bishop
Archeology and natural resources of Natal Cape Town 1951 University of Natal
The Architectural Review London 1896– Architectural Press
Area handbook for the Republic of South Africa Washington 1971 Foreign Area Studies, American University
Arem, J.E. Color encyclopedia of gemstones New York 1977 Van Nostrand Reinhold Company
The Argus Cape Town 1969– (continuation of The Cape Argus; weekend edition Weekend Argus)
The Argus annual and Cape of Good Hope directory… Cape Town 1888–1897 (continuation of The general directory and guide book to the Cape of Good Hope; title varies)
The “Argus” annual and South African directory, with a map showing all the postal routes Cape Town 1889 Argus Printing & Publishing Co., Ltd.
Armed Forces Johannesburg 1975–1992 Strategic Publications
Armstrong, H.C. Grey steel: J.C. Smuts: A study in arrogance London 1937 Arthur Barker, Ltd.
Art, Design, Architecture (ADA) Cape Town 1986–
As a matter of fact: The gold and uranium industries Johannesburg 1955 The Transvaal and Orange Free State Chamber of Mines (PRD Series: No. 55)
Aspeling, E.G. see A Cape Colonist’ (E.G. Aspeling)
Atcherley, Rowland J. A trip to Boërland, or a year’s travel, sport, and gold-digging in the Transvaal and Colony of Natal London 1879 Richard Bentley and Son
Atkins, J.B. The relief of Ladysmith London 1900 Methuen
Atmore, M.G. Cape furniture Cape Town 1965 Howard Timmins
Aubertin, John James Six months in Cape Colony and Natal and one month in Tenerife and Madeira London 1886 Kegan Paul, Trench
Austen, George Frederick The diary of G.F. Austen: My experiences in Potchefstroom during the First Boer War 1880–1881 Roodepoort 1981 Cum Books (Human Sciences Research Council, Source Publication No. 73)
Austen, Jane Sense and sensibility London 1811 T. Egerton
The Australian national dictionary edited by W.S. Ramson Melbourne 1988
Ayliff, John Journal. 1821–1830 Typescript. Private collection
——— Journal of ‘Harry Hastings’ Albany settler edited by L.A. Hewson & F.G. Van der Riet Grahamstown 1963
——— The journal of John Ayliff: 1821–1830 edited by Peter B. Hinchliff Cape Town 1971 A.A. Balkema (Graham’s Town series: No. 1)
Ayliff, John & Whiteside, Joseph History of the Abambo: Generally known as Fingos Butterworth 1912 Gazette
——— facsimile reprint Cape Town 1962
Aylward, Alfred The Transvaal of today: War, witchcraft, sport and spoils in South Africa Edinburgh 1878 William Blackwood


Babe, Jerome L. The South African diamond fields New York 1872 David Wesley & Co.
——— facsimile reprint with added index Kimberley 1976 Historical Society of Kimberley and the Northern Cape
Backhouse, James A narrative of a visit to the Mauritius and South Africa London 1844 Hamilton, Adams
Baden-Powell, Robert Stephenson Smyth The Matabele Campaign 1896: Being a narrative of the campaign in suppressing the native rising in Matabeleland and Mashonaland [written 1896] London 1897 Methuen
Bagley, A. Gordon Wines of South Africa Paarl 1961 K.W.V.
Bagley, Mr Letter from Bagley to his mother in Bloemfontein, written from Kimberley during Anglo-Boer War. a1902 Private collection
Bailey, Liberty Hyde Cyclopedia of American horticulture: Comprising suggestions for cultivation of horticultural plants, descriptions of the species of fruits, vegetables, flowers, and ornamental plants sold in the United States and Canada, together with geographical and biographical sketches 4 volumes London 1901 Macmillan & Co., Ltd.
Baillie, Major F.D. Mafeking: A diary of the siege Westminster, U.K. 1900 Archibald Constable & Company, Ltd.
Bain, Andrew Geddes Journals of Andrew Geddes Bain: Trader, explorer, soldier, road engineer and geologist [written 1826, 1829, 1835, 1836, 1838, & 1846] edited by M.H. Lister Cape Town 1949 Van Riebeeck Society (No. 30)
Baines, Thomas Explorations in South-West Africa. Being an account of a journey in the years 1861 and 1862 from Walvisch Bay, on the western coast, to Lake Ngami and the Victoria Falls London 1864 Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green
——— facsimile reprint Salisbury, Rhodesia [Harare, Zimbabwe] 1973
——— The gold regions of south eastern Africa London 1877 Edward Stanford
——— Journal of residence in Africa 1842–53 [written 1850–53] edited by R.F. Kennedy Cape Town 1964 Vol 1 written 1842–1849, publ. 1961; Vol II written 1850–53, publ. 1964 Van Riebeeck Society (Nos 42 and 45)
——— The Northern goldfields diaries of Thomas Baines 1869–72 edited by J.P.R. Wallis 3 volumes Vol. 1: first journey 1869–70, Vol. 2: first journey 1870–71, Vol. 3: second journey 1871–72 London 1946 Chatto & Windus (Oppenheimer Series: No. 3)
Baker, J.R. Race Athens 1981 Foundation for Human Understanding
Baldwin, William Charles African hunting from Natal to the Zambesi, including Lake Ngami, the Kalahari Desert, etc., from 1852 to 1860 2nd edition London 1863 Richard Bentley
——— 2nd edition (facsimile reprint) Bulawayo, Zimbabwe 1981 Books of Zimbabwe
——— 3rd edition London 1894 Richard Bentley & Son
Balfour, Alice Blanche Twelve hundred miles in a waggon London 1895 Edward Arnold
Ballantyne, Robert Michael The settler and the savage London 1877 J. Nisbet
Ballen, Roger Dorps: Small towns of South Africa Cape Town 1986 Clifton Publications
Bancroft, Francis The veldt dwellers London 1912 Hutchinson & Co.
Banks, Sir Joseph Journal…during Captain Cook’s first voyage in H.M.S. Endeavour in 1768–71 to Terra Del Fuego, Otahite, New Zealand, Australia, The Dutch East Indies, etc. edited by Sir Joseph D. Hooker London 1896 Macmillan and Co., Ltd.
——— see also Hawkesworth, John
Bantu Studies Johannesburg 1926–1941 University of the Witwatersrand Press
(The) Bantu World see World
Baragwanath, Paul The brave remain Cape Town 1965 Nasionale Boekhandel
Baraitser, Michael & Obholzer, Anton Cape country furniture: A pictorial survey of regional styles, materials and techniques in the Cape Province of South Africa Cape Town 1971 A.A. Balkema
——— 2nd edition Cape Town 1978 C. Struik
Barker, B.J. see Johnson Barker, Brian
Barker, George Journal. 1815–1828 Cory MS14,258 Also MIC 177
Barker, Lady Mary Anne A year’s housekeeping in South Africa London 1877 Macmillan & Co.
Barkly, Fanny A. Among Boers & Basutos: And with Barkly’s horse, the story of our life on the Frontier London 1893 Remington
——— revised edition (extended) Westminster [1896] Roxburghe Press
Barnard, Keppel Harcourt A pictorial guide to South African fishes Cape Town 1947 Maskew Miller Ltd.
——— South African Shore-Life Cape Town 1954 Maskew Miller Ltd.
——— 2nd edition 1960
Barnard, Lady Anne The letters of Lady Anne Barnard to Henry Dundas: From the Cape and elsewhere, 1793–1803, together with her journal of a tour into the interior and certain other letters edited by A.M.L. Robinson Cape Town 1973 A.A. Balkema
——— South Africa a century ago (1797–1801) edited by H.J. Anderson Cape Town 1924 2 parts (Part I Letters written from the Cape of Good Hope, Part II Extracts from a journal addressed to her sisters in England) Cape Town 1924
——— South Africa a century ago: Letters written from the Cape of Good Hope (1797–1801) edited by W.H. Wilkins Cape Town 1901 Smith, Elder, & Co.
Barnes, A.R. (A.R.B., A Housewife of the Colony) The “colonial household guide” Cape Town 1889 Darter Bros. & Co.
——— The South African household guide: Containing practical hints on plain cooking, with recipes; useful general hints; medical advice to mothers, etc.; household work; notes for farmers…to which have been added special articles on hygiene, physical culture, dairying, gardening, and poultry edited by Allerley Glossop 5th edition revised and enlarged Cape Town 1913 Darter Bros. & Co.
Barnes, Leonard Caliban in Africa London 1930 Victor Gollancz
Barnhart, C.L., Steinmetz, S. & Barnhart, R.K. The Barnhart dictionary of new English 1963–1972 London 1973
——— The second Barnhart dictionary of new English New York 1980
——— Third Barnhart dictionary of new English revised edition [no place] 1990
Barnouw, Adriaan Jacob Language and race problems in South Africa The Hague 1934 Martinus Nijhoff
Barrington, George An account of a voyage to New South Wales London 1803 M. Jones
——— another edition London 1810 M. Jones
——— reprint (of 1810) Turnhout, Belgium 1984 Time-Life Books
Barris, Ken Small change Johannesburg 1988 Ad. Donker
Barrow, Sir John An auto-biographical memoir of Sir John Barrow, Bart., late of the Admiralty; including reflections, observations and reminiscences at home and abroad, from early life to advanced age London 1847 John Murray
——— Travels into the interior of Southern Africa, in which are described the character and the condition of the Dutch colonists of the Cape of Good Hope and of the several tribes of natives beyond its limits 2 volumes London 1801–1804 Cadell & Davies
——— 2nd edition 2 volumes London 1806 Cadell & Davies
——— A voyage to Cochinchina, in the years 1792 and 1793…to which is annexed an account of a journey made in the years 1801 and 1802, to the residence of the chief of the Booshuana nation, being the remotest point in the interior of Southern Africa to which Europeans have hitherto penetrated. London 1806 T. Cadell & W. Davies
Barter, Catherine see A Plain Woman’ (Catherine (Charlotte) Barter)
Barter, Charles The Dorp and the Veld, or Six Months in Natal London 1852 William S. Orr & Co.
Barter, Charlotte see A Plain Woman’ (Catherine (Charlotte) Barter)
Bartolomeo, Fra Paolino da San’ (J.P. Wesdin) A voyage to the East Indies: containing an account of the manners, customs, &c. of the natives with a geographical description of the country (translated by W. Johnston, with notes and illustrations by J.R. Forster) London 1800 J. Davis
——— see Johnston, W.
Barton, Pat South African Environment Friendly Household Hints Cape Town 1991 Struik Timmins
Bate, Henry Maclear South Africa without prejudice London 1956 Werner Laurie
Batten, Auriol Flowers of Southern Africa Sandton 1986 Frandsen
Bauer, Max Precious stones: A popular account of their characters, occurrence and applications, with an introduction to their determination, for mineralogists lapidaries, jewellers, etc. (translated by L.J. Spencer) London 1904 Charles Griffin and Company, Ltd.
Bauling, Jayne Walk in the shadows Toronto 1978 Harlequin Books
Baumann, Gustav & Bright, Elfrieda The lost republic: The biography of a land-surveyor London 1940 Faber & Faber
Beak, G.B. The aftermath of war: An account of the repatriation of Boers and natives in the Orange River Colony 1902–1904 London 1906 Edward Arnold
Beake, Lesley A cageful of butterflies Cape Town 1989 Maskew Miller Longman
——— The strollers Cape Town 1987 Maskew Miller Longman
——— Tjojo and the wild horses Pretoria 1990 De Jager-HAUM
Beal Preston, D.M. see Preston, B. (D.M. Beal Preston)
Beale, P. (editor) see Partridge, Eric
Beattie, Thomas Ross Pambaniso: A Kaffir hero, or scenes from savage life. An Historical Kaffir tale. Cape Town 1891 Juta
——— A ride through the Transkei King William’s Town 1891 S.A. Rowles & Co.
Beck, Hastings Meet the Cape wines Cape Town 1955 Purnell & Sons
——— 2nd revised edition Cape Town 1966 Purnell & Sons (S.A.) Pty. Ltd
Becker, C.J. Guide to the Transvaal Dublin 1878
Becker, Jillian The virgins Cape Town 1976 David Philip
Becker, P. Path of blood London 1962
——— Sandy tracks to the kraals Johannesburg 1956 Dagbreek Book Store
——— Tribe to township St Albans, U.K. 1974 Panther
Bee, A.G. Kalahari camp fires: Retold from the manuscript of A.S. Poultney, pioneer Durban 1941 Knox
——— 2nd edition Durban 1943
Bee, David Children of yesterday London 1961 Bles
Beet, George The grand old days of the diamond fields: Memories of past times with the diggers of Diamondia Cape Town [a1935] Maskew Miller
Beet, George & Terpend, Thomas Laurent The romance and reality of the Vaal diamond diggings Kimberley 1917 Diamond Fields Advertiser
Beeton, Douglas Ridley & Dorner, Helen A dictionary of English usage in Southern Africa Cape Town 1975 Oxford University Press
Before his Majesty in Council. Cape of Good Hope. Between William Brown Master, and Andrew Spooner, supercargo of the American ship, the Five Brothers, Appellants, and Willem Stephanus van Ryneveld, Ex Officio, Attorney-General, Respondent. Appendix to the Respondent’s case. 1796 National Library of SA (Special Collections) BRO 343.1 AQ
Behr, Abraham Leslie & MacMillan, R.G. Education in South Africa Pretoria 1966 J.L. van Schaik Ltd.
——— 2nd edition Pretoria 1971 J.L. van Schaik Ltd.
Bekker, S. & Humphries, R. From control to confusion Pietermaritzburg 1985
Belcher, Cyril Isaac (editor) Norman’s law of purchase and sale in South Africa 2nd edition Johannesburg 1939 Hortors
——— 3rd edition Durban 1961 Butterworths
——— 4th edition Durban 1972 Butterworths
Bell, Robert T. Industrial decentralisation in South Africa Oxford, U.K. 1973 Oxford University Press
Bell, William Henry Somerset Bygone days: Being reminiscences of pioneer life in the Cape Colony and the Transvaal London 1933 H.F. & G. Witterby
——— South African legal dictionary: Containing most of the English, Latin and Dutch terms, phrases and maxims used in Roman-Dutch law and South African legal practice Cape Town 1925 Juta
Bellairs, Lady B.St J. (editor) The Transvaal war 1880–1881 Edinburgh 1885 William Blackwood & Sons
——— facsimile reprint Cape Town 1972 C. Struik
A Bengali Notes on the Cape of Good Hope Calcutta 1847
Bennett, Benjamin This was a man Cape Town 1958 Howard Timmins
Bennett, Jack The hawk alone London 1966 Michael Joseph First publ. 1965
——— Jamie London 1963
——— Mister fisherman London 1964 Michael Joseph
Bense, J.F. A dictionary of the Low-Dutch element in the English vocabulary The Hague 1939 M. Nijhoff
Benson, Mary The African patriots: The story of the African National Congress of South Africa London 1963 Faber & Faber
——— At the still point Boston 1969 Gambit, Inc.
——— another edition London 1988 Virago
Bent, J. Theodore The ruined cities of Mashonaland: Being a record of excavation and exploration in 1891 London 1892 Longmans, Green and Co.
——— 2nd edition London 1888 Longmans, Green
Berger, Lucy Gough Where’s the madam? Cape Town 1966 Howard Timmins
Berjak, Patricia, Campbell, G.K., Huckett, Barbara I. & Pammenter, N.W. In the mangroves of Southern Africa Durban 1982 Wildlife Society of Southern Africa, Natal Branch
The best of South African Short Stories edited by A. Turner Cape Town 1991 Reader’s Digest Association
Bews, J.W. The grasses and grasslands of South Africa Pietermaritzburg 1918 P. Davies & Sons, Ld.
——— Plant forms and their evolution in South Africa London 1925 Longmans Green
——— The world’s grasses: Their differentiation, distribution economics and ecology London 1929 Longmans Green
Bhana, Surendra & Pachai, Bridglal (editor) A documentary history of Indian South Africans Cape Town 1984 David Philip
Biden, C. Leo Sea-angling fishes of the Cape (South Africa) London 1930 Oxford University Press
Biermann, Barrie Red wine in South Africa Cape Town 1971 Buren
Bingley, William Animal biography; or, anecdotes of the lives, manners, and economy, of the animal creation, arranged according to the system of Linnæus 3 volumes London 1803 R. Phillips
Binns, C.T. The warrior people: Zulu origins, customs and witchcraft Cape Town 1974 Timmins
Bird, John (editor) Annals of Natal 1495–1845 2 volumes Cape Town [1888] T. Maskew Miller
——— another edition 2 volumes Pietermaritzburg 1888 P. Davis & Sons
Bird, William Wilberforce State of the Cape of Good Hope, in 1822 [written anonymously] London 1823
Birding in Southern Africa Johannesburg 1989– Southern African Ornithological Society (continuation of Bokmakierie)
Birkby, Carel Airman lost in Africa London 1938 Frederick Muller
——— Dassie edition [Johannesburg] 1957
——— In the sun - I’m rich Johannesburg 1941
——— Springbok victory Johannesburg [1941] Libertas
——— Thirstland treks London 1936 Faber
——— Zulu journey London 1937 Frederick Muller Ltd.
Bisset, John Jarvis Sport and war: Or recollections of fighting and hunting in South Africa from the years 1834 to 1867, with a narrative of H.R.H. the Duke of Edinburgh’s visit to the Cape London 1875 John Murray
Black Enterprise Johannesburg (continued by Enterprise)
The Black Sash Cape Town (from Dec. 1961 publ. in Johannesburg, continued by Sash)
Black, Stephen The dorp London 1920 Andrew Melrose
——— 2nd edition London 1921
——— Stephen Black: three plays see Gray, Stephen (editor)
Black, W.T. The Fish River bush: South Africa and its wild animals Edinburgh 1901 Young J. Pentland
Blackburn, D. & Caddell, W. Secret service in South Africa London 1911 Cassell
Blackburn, Douglas A burgher Quixote Edinburgh 1903 William Blackwood
——— I came and saw London 1908 Alston Rivers
——— Leaven: A black and white story London 1908 Alston Rivers
——— Richard Hartley, Prospector Edinburgh 1905 William Blackwood
Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Edinburgh 1817– William Blackwood & Sons
Black’s veterinary dictionary edited by William C. Miller & Geoffrey Philip West 3rd edition London 1953 Adam & Charles Black
——— edited by Geoffrey Philip West 11th edition London 1975 Adam & Charles Black
Blagden, C.O. An English-Malay phrase book London 1934
Blaine, Charles Herbert Native Courts Practice Cape Town 1931 Juta & Co., Ltd.
Blamey, J.C. Diary. 1851 Killie Campbell Africana Library MS6121
Bleek, Dorothea F. A Bushman dictionary New Haven, U.S.A. 1956 American Oriental Society (Americal Oriental Series: Vol. 41)
——— The mantis and his friends: Bushman folklore Cape Town [1923] T. Maskew Miller
Bleek, Wilhelm Heinrich Immanuel A comparative grammar of South African languages Cape Town 1862 Trübner & Co.
——— Reynard the fox in South Africa; or, Hottentot fables and tales London 1864 Trübner & Co.
Bleloch, William Edwin & O’Flaherty, Alfred Ernest A thousand million pounds for us or Germany? The gold of the far east Rand Johannesburg 1917 Bleloch & O’Flaherty
Blennerhassett, Rose & Sleeman, Lucy Adventures in Mashonaland by two hospital nurses London 1893 Macmillan
Blersch, F. Handbook of agriculture Cape Town 1906 J.C. Juta & Co.
Bligh, William A voyage to the South Sea, undertaken by command of His Majesty, for the purpose of conveying the bread-fruit tree to the West Indies, in His Majesty’s ship The Bounty London 1792 George Nicol
Blignaut, Aegidius Jean Dead end road Cape Town 1980 AD Donker
Blondel, Alain & Lamb, Shena The parrot’s egg Johannesburg 1985 Ravan Press
The Bloody Horse Johannesburg 1980–1981 Bateleur Press
Bloom, Harry Episode London 1900 Collins
Blore, H. An imperial light horseman London 1900 C. Arthur Pearson
Blue Book for Colony see Colony of the Cape of Good Hope 1866
Blueprint for blackout: A commentary on the education policy of the Instituut vir Christelik-Nationale Onderwys Johannesburg 1949 Education League
——— 2nd revised edition Johannesburg 1949 Education League
Boesak, Allan Aubrey Farewell to innocence: A social-ethical study of black theology and black power Johannesburg 1976 Ravan Press
Bold, J.D. Dictionary, grammar and phrase book of Fanagalo (Kitchen Kafir) 4th revised edition [Johannesburg] 1957 Central News Agency (first publ. 1951)
——— 7th edition (with title Phrase-book, grammar and dictionary of Fanagalo) Johannesburg 1968 Hugh Keartland (Publishers)
——— 15th edition (with title Fanagalo Phrase-book, grammar, dictionary) Johannesburg 1990 J.L. van Schaik
Bolsmann, Eric H. The South African wine dictionary Cape Town 1977 A.A. Balkema
Bolster, R.C. Land and sea birds of the South-West Cape: A quick reference guide containing descriptions of all the birds of the area, with notes on their habits and every device for rapid identification Cape Town 1931 Specialty Press
Bolt Durban 1970–1975 University of Natal (Magazine of the Literary Society)
Bolus, H.M. Louisa Notes on Mesembrianthemum and some allied genera with descriptions of a hundred new species Cape Town 1928 Specialty Press
Bolus, Harry The orchids of the Cape Peninsula Cape Town 1888 offprint from the Transactions of the South African Philosophical Society
Bona Durban
Bond, G. Chaka the terrible London 1961
Bond, Pauline & Goldblatt, Peter Plants of the Cape flora: A descriptive catalogue Cape Town 1984
A book of common prayer and administration of the sacraments and other rites and ceremonies of the church together with the form and manner of making, ordaining and consecrating of bishops, priests and deacons; set forth by authority for use in the Church of the Province of South Africa London 1967 Oxford University Press First publ. 1954, 10th impression 1967, 9th impression (1965) says "President" not "State President"
Boonzaier, Emile & Sharp, John (editor) South African keywords: The uses and abuses of political concepts Cape Town 1988 David Philip
Booth, Alan R. (editor) see Champion, George
Booysen, Charles Murray More tales of South Africa: An anthology of South African short stories Cape Town 1967 Howard Timmins
——— (editor) Tales of South Africa: An anthology of South African short stories Cape Town 1963 Howard Timmins
Borcherds, Petrus Borchardus An auto-biographical memoir of Petrus Borchardus Borcherds, late civil commission of Cape division and resident Magistrate for Cape Town and district thereof, and Cape district: Being a plain narrative of occurrences from early life to advanced age, chiefly intended for his children and descendants, countrymen and friends Cape Town 1861 A.S. Robertson
——— facsimile reprint Cape Town 1963 Africana Connoisseurs Press
Boshoff, P.E. & Nienaber, G.S. Afrikaanse etimologieë Pretoria 1967
Bosman, A.M. & Bonsma, F.N. Essential ranch improvements Pretoria 1838 Department of Agriculture & Forestry
Bosman, Herman Charles Almost forgotten stories see Rosenberg, Valerie (editor)
——— A Bekkersdal marathon see Abrahams, Lionel (editor)
——— Bosman at his best see Abrahams, Lionel (editor)
——— A cask of jerepigo see Abrahams, Lionel (editor)
——— Cold stone jug Cape Town 1969 (first publ. 1949)
——— Jurie Steyn’s post office see Abrahams, Lionel (editor)
——— Mafeking road Cape Town 1969
——— Makapan’s caves see Gray, Stephen (editor)
——— Uncollected essays see Rosenberg, Valerie (editor)
——— Unto dust see Abrahams, Lionel (editor)
——— Willemsdorp [written 1951] Cape Town 1977 Human & Rousseau
——— see also Gray, Stephen
——— see also Sachs, Bernard
Bosman, Herman Charles & Bredell, C. (editor) Veld-trails and pavements: An anthology of South Arican short stories Johannesburg 1949 Afrikanse Pers-Boekhandel
——— another edition Johannesburg 1952 Afrikanse Pers-Boekhandel
Bosman, John The rock of gold Pretoria 1985
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Brandt, Johanna The petticoat commando: Or Boer women in secret service London 1913 Mills & Boon
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——— 4th edition edited by J. & W. Branford 1991
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——— Journey to Mousanzia Pretoria 1988 Juventus
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——— Tales of South Africa London 1896 Archibald Constable & Co.
——— The Victorian era in South Africa: A short history of progress from the Cape to British Central Africa during Her Majesty’s reign, 1837 to 1897 London 1897 The African Critic
——— see also Selous, Percy
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——— Greenmantle London 1916 Hodder & Stoughton
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——— Prester John London 1910 Thomas Nelson & Sons
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Bulletin Pretoria Centre for Science Development (continued by CSD Bulletin)
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——— Storm over the Transvaal Cape Town 1955
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——— Cape charade or Kaatjie Kekkelbek Cape Town 1968 Balkema (Albany Series of Plays)
——— The dove returns Cape Town 1956 Fortune Press
——— Essays and lectures Cape Town 1994 David Philip (edited and introduced by Stephen Watson)
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——— A local habitation Cape Town 1991 David Philip
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——— The mamba’s precipice London 1953 Frederick Muller
——— Mithraic Emblems London 1936 Boriswood
——— The Wayzgoose: A South African satire London 1928 Jonathan Cape
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Campbell, Roy see Campbell, Ignatius Royston Dunnachie (Roy)
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Cape Herald Cape Town 1965–
Cape Illustrated Magazine Cape Town 1890–1900 Dennis Edwards (continued by The South African Illustrated Magazine)
The Cape Law Journal Grahamstown 1884–1900 Richards, Slater, & Co. (continued by The South African Law Journal)
The Cape Mercury and Weekly Magazine see Cape Town Weekly Magazine
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Government Gazette/Staatskoerant Pretoria 1910– Union of South Africa 1910–61; Republic of South Africa 1961–
Grahamstown Training College Magazine Grahamstown
The Graham’s Town Journal, or, Cape of Good Hope Eastern Provincial Register see The Journal
The grasses and pastures of South Africa see Meredith, D. (editor)
Gratus, Jack The Jo’burgers London 1979 Corgi
Graves, Clotilde Inez Mary see Dehan, Richard’ (Clotilde Inez Mary Graves)
Gray, Charles N. Life of Robert Gray, Gishop of Cape Town and Metropolitan of Africa Volume 2 London 1876 Rivingtons
Gray, J.E. Catalogue of the specimens of Mammalia in the collection of the British Museum Part III London 1852 British Museum
Gray, Right Rev. Robert A journal of a visitation to the diocese of Graham’s Town, in July and August, 1856 London 1857 Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge
——— Journals of two visitations in 1848 and 1850 London 1849–1851 Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Part I: A journal of the Bishop’s visitation tour through the Cape Colony, in 1848, with an account of his visit to the island of St Helena, in 1849, published 1849; Part II: A journal of the Bishop’s visitation tour through the Cape Colony, in 1850, published 1851)
Gray, Stephen Caltrop’s desire Cape Town 1981 Ravan Press
——— Local colour Johannesburg 1975
——— (editor) Makapan’s caves Harmondsworth, U.K. 1987 Penguin
——— (editor) Market plays Johannesburg 1986 Ad. Donker
——— (editor) On the edge of the world Johannesburg 1974 A.D. Donker
——— (editor) Stephen Black: Three plays Johannesburg 1984 AD. Donker
——— (editor) Theatre one: New South African drama Johannesburg 1978 Ad. Donker
——— (editor) Theatre two: New South African drama Johannesburg 1981 Ad. Donker
——— (editor) Three Plays see Stephen Black: Three plays
——— (editor) Writers’ territory Cape Town 1973 Longman
The greater dictionary of Xhosa edited by H.W. Pahl Volume 3 Alice, Eastern Cape 1989 University of Fort Hare Vol. 2 publ. 2003, edited by B.M. Mini, title The greater dictionary of IsiXhosa; Vol. 3 publ. 2006, edited by S.L. Tshabe
Green, George A.L. An editor looks back Cape Town 1947 Juta & Co., Ltd.
Green, John The Kat River Settlement in 1851, containing the substance of evidence given before the commission for investigating the rebellion: Together with an appendix, relative to the state of the Hottentots in the years 1834–5, 1838, 1846–7 &c. Graham’s Town 1853 Godlonton, White, & Co.
Green, Lawrence G. At daybreak for the isles Cape Town 1950 Howard B. Timmins
——— Beyond the city lights: The story of the Western Province – the towns and the farms, the life and the people, the folklore and the legends Cape Town 1957 Howard Timmins
——— Full many a glorious morning: A recent journey by rail and road in four countries of Southern Africa with the traveller going back on old tracks, striking out in new directions and moving along the highways and byways of memory Cape Town 1968 Howard Timmins
——— A giant in hiding: The life story of Frank Armstrong Wightman – cable operator, sailor, naturalist, author, archaelogist and hermit Cape Town 1970 Howard Timmins
——— Great African Mysteries 3rd impression London [1935] Stanley Paul & Co. Ltd.
——— Grow lovely, growing old: The story of Cape Town’s three centuries - the streets, the houses, the characters, the legends, traditions and folklore, the laughter and tears Cape Town 1951 Howard B. Timmins
——— I heard the old men say: Secrets of the Cape that has vanished, and little-known dramas on the fringe of living memory Cape Town 1964 Howard Timmins
——— In the land of afternoon Cape Town 1949 Howard B. Timmins
——— Karoo: The story of the Karoos of South Africa - the Great Karoo, the Little Karoo and the far corners of the North West Cape and Namaqualand Cape Town 1955 Howard Timmins
——— Lords of the last frontier: The story of South West Africa and its people of all races Cape Town 1952 Howard B. Timmins
——— Secret Africa London 1936 Stanley Paul & Co., Ltd.
——— So few are free Cape Town 1946 Howard B. Timmins
——— South African beachcomber: Memories of the people of the shore and the stories they told; sand and dunes and treasure, seabirds and creatures of the sea; and personal impressions of certain islands in African waters Cape Town 1958 Howard B. Timmins
——— Strange Africa Cape Town 1938 (first publ. 1934)
——— A taste of South-Easter: Memories of unusual Cape Town characters, queer shops and shows, of bars, hotels and cafés and the panorama of the streets Cape Town 1971 Howard Timmins
——— Tavern of the seas Cape Town 1947 Howard B. Timmins
——— There’s a secret hid away: Memories of unusual experiences and mysteries in Southern Africa and African isles; strange tales and legends and unrecorded adventures; and people who crossed the author's path and left him wondering Cape Town 1956 Howard Timmins
——— These wonders to behold: Experiences and discoveries of an author in search of the grain of truth in Africa’s strangest tales; and view on certain deep mysteries of Africa, solved and unsolved or never to be solved Cape Town 1959 Howard Timmins
——— To the river’s end Cape Town 1948 Howard B. Timmins
——— Under a sky like flame: The story of West Africa, the “White Man’s Grave” – cities and seaports and islands, white exiles and black magic Cape Town 1954 Howard B. Timmins
——— When the journey’s over: An incorrigible old wanderer's memories of travel in the Cape and far beyond the Cape; life in cities and solitudes; rare, strange and curious experiences Cape Town 1972 Howard Timmins
——— Where men still dream Cape Town 1945 Howard B. Timmins
Greenberg, Joseph Harold The languages of Africa The Hague 1963 Mouton
Greene, L. Patrick The L. Patrick Greene adventure omnibus London [1928]
Greenlees, Margaret (translator) see Mentzel, Otto Friedrich
Gregersen, Edgar A. Language in Africa: An introductory survey New York 1977 Gordon and Breach
Greig, John Young Thomson Language at Work Johannesburg 1943 Witwatersrand University Press
Grenfell, Field Marshal Lord Francis Wallace Memoirs of Field-Marshal Lord Grenfell London [1925] Hodder & Stoughton
Grenfell Williams, J. see Williams, J.G. (J. Grenfell Williams) & May, Henry John
Greswell, William Our South African empire 2 volumes London 1885 Chapman & Hall
Griffith, Edward (editor) see Cuvier, Baron Georges
Griffith, George Knaves of diamonds: Being tales of mine and veld London 1899 George Bell & Sons
Griffith, Kenneth Thank God we kept the flag flying: The siege and relief of Ladysmith 1899–1900 London 1974 Hutchinson
Griffiths, Reginald William Hargreaves Children of pride London 1959
——— The grey about the flame Cape Town [1947] Howard Timmins
——— Man of the river London 1968 Jarrolds
——— This day’s madness London 1960
Grindley, John R. Riches of the sea Cape Town 1969 Caltex
Grinnell-Milne, Duncan William Baden-Powell at Mafeking London 1957 Bodley Head
Grobler, Jackie A decisive clash?: A short history of Black protest politics in South Africa 1875–1976 Pretoria 1988 Acacia
Grocott’s Mail Grahamstown 1870– (with title Grocott’s Free Paper 1870–1, Grocott’s Penny Mail1872–Feb. 1899 and July 1901–Apr. 1920, and Grocott’s Daily Mail Feb.–Dec. 1899 and May 1920–64; absorbed The Journal in 1920)
Groot Noord-Sotho woordeboek, Noord-Sotho, Afrikaans, Engels edited by D. Ziervogel & P.C. Mokgokong Pretoria 1975
Grout, Lewis Zulu-land; or, life among the Zulu-Kafirs of Natal and Zulu-land, South Africa London c1861 Trübner & Co.
Grové, A.P. & Harvey, C.J.D. Afrikaans poems with English translations Cape Town 1962 Oxford University Press
Grut, Marina The History of Ballet in South Africa Cape Town 1981 Human & Rousseau
Grütter, Wilhelm & van Zyl, D.J. The story of South Africa Cape Town 1982 Oxford University Press
——— 2nd edition 1982
The Guardian Weekly London 1968– Southern African edition listed separately.
——— see The Weekly Mail
Guggisberg, Charles Albert Walter S.O.S. Rhino London 1966 Andre Deutsch
A guide to the vertebrate fauna of the Eastern Cape Province 2 parts (Part I Mammals and birds 1931, Part II Reptiles, amphibians, and freshwater fishes 1937) Grahamstown 1931–1937 Albany Museum
Gurney, John Henry see Andersson, Charles John (Karl Johan Andersson)
Gutsche, Thelma No ordinary woman: The life and times of Florence Phillips Cape Town 1966 Timmins
——— There was a man: The life and times of Sir Arnold Theiler, K.C.M.G., of Onderstepoort Cape Town 1979 Timmins
Gwala, Mafika Pascal Jol’iinkomo Johannesburg 1977 Ad. Donker


H.A.T.: Verklarende handwoordeboek van die Afrikaanse taal edited by P.C. Schoonees, C.J. Swanepoel, S.J. Du Toit & C.M. Booysen Johannesburg 1965
——— 2nd edition edited by F.F. Odendal et al. Johannesburg 1983
Haagner, Alwin & Ivy, Robert H. Sketches of South African bird-life Cape Town 1908 T. Maskew Miller
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Hacke, William A collection of original voyages: containing I. Capt. Cowley’s voyage round the globe. II. Capt. Sharp’s journey over the Istmus of Darien, and expedition into the South Seas, written by himself. III. Capt. Wood’s voyage thro’ the Streights of Magellan. IV. Mr. Robert’s adventures among the Corsairs of the Levant ; his account of their way of living ; description of the Archipelago Islands, taking of Scio, &c. ; illustrated with several maps and draughts London 1699 James Knapton
Hacksley, Malcolm M. (translator) see Van Heerden, Etienne see also Lynx: Contemporary South African writing (Time out of Time)
Haggard, Henry Rider (H. Rider Haggard) Allan’s wife and other tales London 1889 Spencer Blackett
——— another edition London [1889] Griffith Farran
——— Benita: An African romance London 1906 Cassell & Co. Ltd.
——— Black heart and white heart and other stories London 1900 Longmans, Green
——— Cetywayo and his white neighbours; or, remarks on recent events in Zululand, Natal, and the Transvaal London 1882 Trübner & Co.
——— Jess London 1887 Smith, Elder, & Co.
——— King Solomon’s mines London 1887 Cassell & Co., Ltd. (first publ. 1885 by Cassell)
——— Nada the lily London 1895 Longmans, Green
——— Queen Sheba’s ring New York 1910 Grosset & Dunlap
——— She London 1914
——— Swallow: A tale of the great trek London 1899 Longmans, Green
Hahlo, Herman Robert & Kahn, Ellison Union of South Africa: the development of its laws and constitution London 1960 Stevens & Sons Ltd.
Hahn, C.H.L. see The native tribes of South West Africa
Hahn, Theophilus On the science of language and its study: With special regard to South Africa Address delivered at the South African Public Library, 29 April 1882 Cape Town 1882 Herrmann Michaelis
——— Tsuni-‖Goam: The Supreme Being of the Khoi-Khoi London 1881 Trübner & Co.
Haines, C. Grove Africa Today Baltimore 1955 The Johns Hopkins Press
Hall-Martin, Anthony, Walker, Clive & Bothma, J.du P. Kaokoveld: The last wilderness Johannesburg 1988 Southern Book Publishers
Halls, J.J. The life and correspondence of Henry Salt, esq. FRS 2 volumes London 1834
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Hamilton, G.N.G. & Cooke, H.B.S. Geology for South African students: An introductory text-book 4th revised edition South Africa 1960 Central News Agency
Hammond-Tooke, W.D. Bhaca society Cape Town 1962
——— see also Duggan-Cronin, A.M.
Hancock, Florence D. & Lucas, Annabelle Ferns of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg 1973 Witwatersrand University Press
Hancock, J. Diary. 1820–1837 Albany History Museum SMD9
Hancock, William Keith Smuts 2 volumes (Vol. I The sanguine years 1870–1919, Vol. II The fields of force 1919–1950) Cambridge, U.K. 1962–1968 Cambridge University Press
Handbook and Guide [no place] 1938 Royal Automobile Club of South Africa
Handbook for farmers in South Africa Pretoria 1929 Department of Agriculture (& Forestry)
——— 3rd revised edition 1937
——— new edition 3 volumes 1957
A handbook of hardwoods London 1956 Her Majesty’s Stationery Office
——— 2nd impression with amendments London 1957 Her Majesty’s Stationery Office
Handbook of the Mines and Works Act of the Union…and the Mines Works and Machinery Regulations Johannesburg 1954 Hortors
A handbook on wine for retail licensees Paarl [c1955] Ko-operatieve Wijnbouwers Vereniging van Zuid-Afrika Beperkt
Hands, Phyllis see also Hughes, Dave, Hands, Phyllis & Kench, John
Hanks, John Mammals of Southern Africa 2nd edition Johannesburg 1976 McGraw-Hill
——— 3rd edition Johannesburg 1980 McGraw-Hill
Hansard see Republic of South Africa. Parliament. House of Assembly. Debates Cape Town 1961–
Harris, P. Some small compassion Cape Town 1964
Harris, Sir William Cornwallis The wild sports of Southern Africa; Being the narrative of an expedition from the Cape of Good Hope, through the territories of the chief Moselekatse, to the Traopic of Capricorn London 1839 John Murray
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Harvey, William Henry & Sonder, Otto Wilhelm Flora Capensis: Being a systematic description of the plants of the Cape Colony, Caffraria, & Port Natal Capetown 1859–1860 A. S. Robertson
Hastings, Lewis Dragons are extra Harmondsworth 1947 Penguin
Hattersley, Alan Frederick (editor) see Dobie, John Shedden
Hattingh, A. Wine: A guide for young people Paarl 1975 Ko-operatieve Wijnbouwers Vereniging van Zuid-Afrika Beperkt
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Headlam, C. (editor) The Milner papers South Africa 1897–1905 2 volumes London 1931–1933 Cassell
Heale, Jay Scowler’s luck: An adventure in the Fish River Canyon Pretoria 1990 De Jager-HAUM
Heard, Vida & Faull, Lesley Cookery in Southern Africa: Traditional and Today Cape Town 1970 Books of Africa
——— Our best traditional recipes Cape Town 1975 Howard Timmins
Heaton Nicholls, G. see Nicholls, George Heaton (G. Heaton Nicholls)
Heckford, Sarah A lady trader in the Transvaal London 1882 Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington
Heinemann New Zealand dictionary edited by H.W. Orsman et al. Auckland 1982
Heller, David In search of VOC glass Cape Town [1951] Maskew Miller Limited
Hellmann, Ellen (editor) Handbook on race relations in South Africa Cape Town 1949 South African Institute of Race Relations
——— Rooiyard: A sociological survey of an urban native slum yard Cape Town 1948 Oxford University Press (The Rhodes-Livingstone Papers: No. 13)
Helme, Elizabeth (translator) see Le Vaillant, François
Hemans, Herbert Nassau The log of a native commissioner: A record of work and sport in Southern Rhodesia London 1935 H.F. & G. Witherby
——— facsimile reprint Bulawayo 1971 Books of Rhodesia
Hemingway, Ernest Green hills of Africa London 1936 Jonathan Cape
Henderson, Mayda & Anderson, Johan G. Common weeds in South Africa Pretoria 1966 Department of Agricultural Technical Services (Botanical Survey of South Africa: Memoir 37)
Hendrie, Jeanie Ouma’s cookery book 1st edition, reprinted 1995 Pretoria 1940 Juta & Co. Ltd.
——— 6th edition Cape Town 1955 Juta & Co. Ltd.
Henning, Cosmo Grenville Graaff-Reinet: A cultural history 1786–1886 Cape Town 1975 T.V. Bulpin
Henning, M.W. Animal diseases in South Africa 2 volumes Vol 1. Bacterial and Protozoal Diseases, Vol II Virus and Deficiency Diseases, Plant Poisons [Johannesburg] 1932 Central News Agency, Ltd (South African Agricultural Series: Vols XI and XII)
Henshilwood, Norah A Cape childhood Cape Town 1972 David Philip (South African Yesterdays No. 1)
Henslow, George South African Flowering Plants for the use of beginners, students and teachers London 1903 Longmans, Green, and Co.
Hepple, Alex South Africa: Workers under apartheid London 1969 Christian Action Publications
The Herald Port Elizabeth 2001– Avusa (continuation of The Eastern Province Herald)
Herald: George and Knysna see George and Knysna Herald
The Herald Phoenix George 1979– (continuation of The South Western Herald)
Herbert, William Amaryllidaceæ; preceded by an attempt to arrange the monocotyledonous orders, and followed by a treatise on cross-bred vegetables London 1837 James Ridgway and Sons
Hermans, Harry H. The law — my master: Reminiscences of an attorney Cape Town 1970 Howard Timmins
Hermer, Carol The diary of Maria Tholo Johannesburg 1980 Ravan Press
Herrman, Louis see Isaacs, Nathaniel (editor)
Het Suid-Western see Oudtshoorn Courant and Het Suid-Western
Het Suid-Western see Oudtshoorn Courant and Het Suid-Western
Hewitt, Alison Gray Cape cookery: Simple yet distinctive 2nd edition Cape Town 1890 Darter Bros. & Walton
——— new edition (illustrated) Cape Town 1973 David Philip
Hewson, L.A. & Van der Riet, G. see Ayliff, John (editors)
——— see also Dugmore, Henry H.
Heyer, A.E. A brief history of the Transvaal secret service system: from its inception to the present time, its objects, its agents, the disposal of its funds, and the result as seen today - war against Great Britain 2nd edition Cape Town 1899 Wm Taylor
Hickey, William Memoirs edited by A. Spencer 4 volumes Vol I 1749–75, Vol II 1775–82, Vol III 1782–90, Vol IV 1790–1809 London [1918] Hurst & Blackett
Hicks, Beatrice M. The Cape as I found it London 1900 Elliot Stock
Higham, E.S. & Higham, W.J. High speed rugby London 1960 Heinemann
Higham, Mary Household cookery for South Africa 2nd edition Johannesburg 1919 Specialty Press
——— 8th edition Johannesburg 1939 R L Esson & Co Ltd
——— 9th edition Johannesburg 1941 Central News Agency, Ltd.
Hillegas, Howard Clemens Oom Paul’s people New York 1900 Appleton
——— With the Boer forces London 1900 Methuen
Hinchliff, Peter Bingham The Anglican Church in South Africa London 1963 Darton, Longman & Todd
——— The Church in South Africa London 1968 SPCK
——— see also Ayliff, John (editor)
Hirson, Denis The house next door to Africa Cape Town 1986 David Philip
Hlatshwayo, Mi S’dumo see Sitas, Aristides (Ari)
Hobbs, Jenny Darling Blossom London 1978 Don Nelson
——— Thoughts in a makeshift mortuary London 1989 Michael Joseph
Hobhouse, Emily The brunt of war and where it fell London 1902 Methuen & Co.
Hobman, Daisy Lucie Olive Schreiner: Her friends and times London 1955 Watts
Hobson-Jobson: A glossary of Anglo-Indian colloquial words and phrases, and of kindred terms, etymological, historical, geographical and discursive edited by H. Yule & A.C. Burnell London 1886
——— new edition edited by W. Crooke London 1903
——— reprint London 1969
Hocking, Anthony Diamonds Cape Town 1973 Purnell South Africa (Pride of South Africa Series: No. 2)
——— Oppenheimer and son Johannesburg 1973 McGraw-Hill
Hockly, Harold Edward The story of the British settlers of 1820 in South Africa Cape Town 1948 Juta
Hodges, E. Richmond (editor) L. De Camoëns’s The Lusiad; or, the discovery of India (translated by W.J. Mickle, first publ. 1776) 5th revised edition London 1889 George Bell & Sons
Hodson, Arnold Wienholt Trekking the Great Thirst: Travel and sport in the Kalahari desert London 1912 T. Fisher Unwin
——— facsimile reprint Johannesburg 1977 Africana Book Society
Hoernlé, Reinhold Friedrich Alfred South African native policy and the liberal spirit Cape Town 1939 University of Cape Town
Hoffman, Arthur & Hoffman, Anna Romain They built a theatre: The history of the Johannesburg Repertory Players Johannesburg 1980 AD. Donker
Hofmeyr, Dianne A red kite in a pale sky Cape Town 1990 Tafelberg
Hoge, J. (translator) see Mentzel, Otto Friedrich
Holcroft, Thomas (translator) see Stolberg, Count Frederic Leopold
Holden, William Clifford History of the colony of Natal, South Africa: To which is added, an appendix, containing a brief history of the Orange-River sovereignty and of the various races inhabiting it, the great lake N’Gami, commandoes of the Dutch Boers, &c., &c. London 1855 Alexander Heylin
——— The past and future of the Kaffir races London [1866] W.C. Holden
——— facsimile reprint Cape Town 1963
Holm, J.A. & Shilling, A.W. Dictionary of Bahamian English New York 1982
Holub, Emil Seven years in South Africa: travels, researches, and hunting adventures, between the diamond-fields and the Zambezi (1872–79) (translated by E.E. Frewer) London 1881 Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington
The Holyoke Diaries 1709–1856 Introduction and annotations by G.F. Dow Salem, Mass. 1911 The Essex Institute
The Homefinder Durban
Hone, Mitford Sarah-Elizabeth London 1945 Faber & Faber
Hook, D.B. ’Tis but yesterday London 1911 Greaves, Pass & Co.
Hooker, Sir Joseph D. see Banks, Sir Joseph (editor)
Hooker, Sir William Jackson Botanical Miscellany 3 volumes London 1831 John Murray
Hooper, Charles Brief authority London 1960 Collins
Hope, C.D. Our place in history: A comparative history of South Africa in relation to other countries Cape Town 1909 J.C. Juta & Co.
Hope, Christopher Cape drives London 1974
——— The Hottentot room London 1986 Heinemann
——— Private parts and other tales Johannesburg 1981 Bateleur Press
——— new edition London 1982 Routledge & Kegan Paul
——— another edition London 1984 Grafton Books (quotations are mostly taken from the 1984 edition, but dated simply 1982)
——— A separate development London 1983
Hopkins, Gerard Manley The journals and papers of Gerard Manley Hopkins edited by Humphry House, completed by Graham Storey - no quots London 1959 Oxford University Press
——— The note-books and papers of Gerard Manley Hopkins edited by Humphry House London 1937 Oxford University Press
Hopkins, J.C.F., Bacon, Aline L. & Gyde, L.M. (translator) Common Veld Flowers Salisbury, Rhodesia [Harare, Zimbabwe] 1940 Rhodesia Scientific Association (Look Around You Series: No. 1)
——— see also Forster, George
Hopkinson, Tom In the fiery continent London 1962 Victor Gollancz
Hopson, Charles Rivington see also Forster, George
——— (editor) see also Thunberg, Charles Peter
Horne, Charles Fisherman’s Eldorado Cape Town [1955] Howard Timmins
Horrell, Muriel Action, reaction, and counter-action: A brief review of non-white political movements in South Africa Johannesburg 1963 South African Institute of Race Relations
——— The African homelands of South Africa Johannesburg 1973 South African Institute of Race Relations
——— Racialism and the trade unions Johannesburg 1959 South African Institute of Race Relations
——— South Africa: Basic facts and figures Johannesburg 1973 South African Institute of Race Relations
——— South African trade unionism Johannesburg 1961 South African Institute of Race Relations
Horticultural terms Cape Town 1971 Department of National Education
Hotz, Lucy (translator) see De la Rey, Jacoba Elizabeth
House and Leisure Cape Town
House, Humphry see Hopkins, Gerard Manley
A Housewife of the Colony see Barnes, A.R. (A.R.B., A Housewife of the Colony)
Howell, F. Clark Early man Amsterdam 1966 Time-Life International
Howell, G.F. see Twede in Bevel’ (G.F. Howell)
Hoyle, Joan Some flowers of the bush London 1953 Longmans Green
Hubbard, Charles Edward Grasses: A guide to their structure identification, uses, and distribution in the British Isles 1959 reprint Harmondsworth 1954 Penguin
——— 2nd edition 1968
——— 3rd edition 1984
Huddleston, T. Naught for your comfort London 1956
Hudson, M.B. A feature in South African frontier life, based upon the wanderings of a frontier family, but embracing a complete record of the Kafir war of 1850–-51 Port Elizabeth 1852 John Paterson
Hughes, Dave, Hands, Phyllis & Kench, John The complete book of South African wine 2nd edition Cape Town 1988 Struik Publishers first first edition, see Kench et al.
——— another edition 1992
——— see also Kench, John
Hugo, D. de Vos In the Kerkhof, a story of old Worcester Cape Town 1906 Cape Times Limited
Hume, Margaret Sawdust heaven Dassie edition [Johannesburg] [1955]
Hunter, Langwill African dawn Alice, Eastern Cape 1949 Lovedale Press
Huntley, Brian J., Siegfried, Roy & Sunter, Clem South African environments into the 21st century Cape Town 1989 Human &Rousseau
Huntly, Jeff African wildife sketches Gibraltar 1990 Ashanti
Hutcheon, D. Rinderpest in South Africa: A short description of its history, general characters and methods of treatment Cape Town 1902
Hutchinson, Mrs (Mrs George William Hutchinson) In tents in the Transvaal London 1879 Richard Bentley
Hutt, William Harold The economics of the colour bar: A study of the economic origins and consequences of racial segregation in South Africa London 1964 Andre Deutsch
Hutton, C.W. (editor) The autobiography of the late Sir Andries Stockenstrom, Bart.… Cape Town 1887 Juta
Hyatt, Stanley Portal The old transport road London 1914 Andrew Melrose, Ltd


I.W. see Wauchope, Isaac Williams
Ikhwezi Lomso/Morning Star (title varies as (I)kwezi Lomso) Queenstown 1953–1960
Ilanga Durban 1903– (until 1965 with title Ilanga lase Natal)
Illsley, William Wagon on fire London 1955 Epworth Press
Immelman, W.F.E., Wicht, C.L. & Ackerman, D.P. (editor) Our green heritage: A book about indigenous and exotic trees in South Africa, about trees and timber in our cultural history and about our extensive silvicultural, forestry and timber industries Cape Town 1973 Tafelberg
Impact: Newspaper of the Progressive Federal Party Cape Town [1980–1981] Progressive Federal Party [published as Progress 1967–1979]
Imperial blue books see United Kingdom. Parliamentary papers
Imrie, Ruth Margaret A wealth of people: The story of the Trade Union Council of South Africa Johannesburg 1979 The Council
The Independent London 1986–
Indian Opinion Durban 1903–1961 unknown
Indigenous trees and shrubs for your garden Durban 1974 Wildlife Society of Southern Africa, Natal Branch
Ingram, Joseph Forsyth (J. Forsyth Ingram) The story of a gold concession: And other African tales and legends Pietermaritzburg 1893 Griffin
——— The story of an African city Pietermaritzburg 1898 C. Coester
Innes, Clive The handbook of cacti and succulents London 1988 Ward Lock Limited
Inside South Africa: South Africa’s News (analysis) magazine Cape Town 1987–1989 International Research and Information Services
Inskeep, R.R. The peopling of Southern Africa Cape Town 1978 David Philip
The intellectual observer: Review of natural history, microscopic research, and recreative science London 1862–1868 Groombridge and Sons
An introduction to the South African wine industry Paarl [c1980] Ko-operatieve Wijnbouwers Vereniging van Zuid-Afrika Beperkt
Iron, Ralph’ (Olive Schreiner) Dream life and real life London 1893 T. Fisher Unwin
——— Story of an African farm London 1883 Hutchinson & Co. (quotations taken from this edition, not the 'new' edition also published by Hutchinson & Co. in the same year)
Irons, W. The Settlers guide to the Cape of Good Hope and colony of Natal London 1858 Stanford
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——— 2nd edition fully revised Grahamstown 1992 Rhodes University
Irwin, W.N. Echoes of the past: An army surgeon’s experiences in South Africa 1843–46 edited by H.B. Newham London 1927 (reprinted from Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps)
Isaacs, Nathaniel Travels and adventures in Eastern Africa, descriptive of the Zoolas, their manners, customs, etc. 2 volumes London 1836
——— edited by L. Herrman 2 volumes Cape Town 1936–1937 Van Riebeeck Society (Nos 16 and 17) Vol I - 1936, Vol II - 1937


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Jackson, Albert Trader on the veld Cape Town 1958 A.A. Balkema
Jackson, Murray Cosby A soldier’s diary: South Africa 1899–1901 London 1913 Max Goshen
Jacobson, Dan A dance in the sun London 1956 Weidenfeld & Nicolson
——— Inklings: selected stories London 1973 Weidenfeld & Nicolson
——— A long way from London London 1953 Weidenfeld & Nicolson
——— The price of diamonds London 1957 Weidenfeld & Nicolson
——— Through the wilderness: Selected stories Harmondsworth, U.K. 1977 Penguin (first publ. as Inklings1973)
——— The trap London 1955 Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Jacottet, Édouard A practical method to learn Sesuto, with exercises and a short vocabulary Morija 1928 Sesuto Book Depot
James, Lionel see The Intelligence Officer’ (Lionel James)
Jane’s armour and artillery edited by Christopher F. Foss London 1982 Jane’s Yearbooks
Jansonius, H. Nieuw groot Nederlands-Engels woordenboek 3 volumes Leiden 1972–1973
Jardine, Alexander Johnstone A fragment of church history, at the Cape of Good Hope [written anonymously] Cape Town 1827 W. Bridekirk
——— facsimile reprint Cape Town 1979 South African Library (Reprint Series: No. 8)
Jazz Research see Jazzforschung / Jazz Research
Jazzforschung / Jazz Research Graz 1969– Institut für Jazzforschung an der Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst in cooperation with the International Society for Jazz Research
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Johnson, Thomas Cornucopiae: Or, Diuers Secrets: Wherein is Contained the Rare Secrets in Man, Beasts, Foules, Fishes, Trees, Plantes, Stones and Such Like, Most Pleasant and Profitable, and Not Before Committed to Bee Printed in English. Newlie Drawen Out of Diuers Latine Authors Into English London 1596 W. Barley
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Plumptre, Anne (translator) see Lichtenstein, Henry (Hinrich)
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Preston, B. (D.M. Beal Preston) The story of a frontier town Cathcart, Eastern Cape 1976 none
Pretoria News Pretoria 1898–1899; 1902–
Pretorius, Philip Jacobus Jungle man London 1949 George G. Harrap
Price, E.L. (E. Lees Price) The journals of Elizabeth Lees Price written in Bechuanaland, Southern Africa 1854–1883, with an epilogue: 1889 and 1900 edited by Ursula Long London 1956 Edward Arnold
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——— Ephemerides; or, occasional poems, written in Scotland and South Africa London 1828 Smith, Elder, & Co.
——— Narrative of a residence in South Africa London 1835 Moxon
——— another edition London 1840 Moxon
——— Some account of the present state of the English settlers in Albany, South Africa London 1824
Probe Cape Town 1953–1961 National Union of South African Students, University of Cape Town
Proceedings of a Conference of writers, publishers, editors and university teachers of English held at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg from the 10-12 July, 1956 Johannesburg 1957 Witwatersrand University Press
Proceedings of, and evidence taken by, the Commission on Native Affairs Grahamstown 1865 Cape of Good Hope
Proceedings of the Languages for All Conference: Towards a Pan South African Language Board: 27–28 May 1994 Pretoria 1994
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Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London London 1833–1965 Zoological Society of London (continued by Journal of zoology)
Progress through separate development: South Africa in peaceful transition New York 1965 South African Department of Information
——— another edition New York 1967 South African Department of Information
——— 2nd edition (international) New York 1968 South African Department of Information
——— 4th edition New York 1973 South African Department of Information
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Prozesky, Oskar The wrath of the lamb Pretoria [1987] HAUM
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Purchas, Samuel Hakluytus posthumus, or Purchas his pilgrimes 5 volumes London 1625 Henrie Fetherstone
——— 20 volumes Glasgow 1905 James MacLehose and Sons
The Purple Renoster Johannesburg 1956–1972; independent publication nos. 1-8, 1956-1968, Kraus reprint, Nendeln/Liechtenstein 1974; independent publication nos. 9-12, 1969-1972 Kraus reprint edition Nendeln/Liechtenstein 1978
Pursh, Frederick (editor) see Donn, James
Purvis, William Frederick & Biggs, Leonard Vivian South Africa: Its peoples, progress and problems: A handbook for the present situation London 1896 Chapman & Hall


Qabula, Alfred Temba see Sitas, Aristides (Ari)
Quail, E. Papaniki Johannesburg 1988
Quarry '78–9: New South African writing edited by L. Abrahams Pretoria 1979 A.D. Donker Quarry '80–82: New South African writing edited by W. Saunders Pretoria 1982 A.D. Donker Quarry: New South African writing Johannesburg 1976–1982 A.D. Donker
Quarry: New South African writing Johannesburg 1976–1982 A.D. Donker
——— see also New South African Writing
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Queenstown Daily Representative and Border Chronicle Queenstown 1865–1927 (merged with Queenstown Free Press to become Queenstown Daily Representative and Free Press 1901; title varies as Daily Representative and Free Press 1905–23, and Queenstown Daily Representative and Free Press 1923–7; continued by Daily Representative)
Queenstown Free Press Queenstown 1859–1901 (merged with Queenstown Daily Representative and Border Chronicle)
Quest, John The burning river Pretoria 1987 De Jager-HAUM
A question of colour: A study of South Africa [written anonymously] Edinburgh 1906 Blackwood & Sons


Rabie, P.S. (translator) see Nienaber, Gabriel Stefanus & Raper, Peter Edmund
Rabone, Arthur (editor) The records of a pioneer family, being letters and diaries of Alfred Essex, William Rabone, and Harriet Rabone Cape Town 1966 Struik
Race relations survey Johannesburg 1946– South African Institute of Race Relations (title varies as (A) survey of race relations (in South Africa))
Rae, Colin Malaboch, or, notes from my diary on the Boer campaign of 1894 against the Chief Malaboch of Blaauwberg, District Zoutpansberg, South African Republic, to which is appended a synopsis of the Johannesburg crisis of 1896 London 1898 Sampson Low, Marston
Rae, Colin Malaboch, or, notes from my diary on the Boer campaign of 1894 against the Chief Malaboch of Blaauwberg, District Zoutpansberg, South African Republic, to which is appended a synopsis of the Johannesburg crisis of 1896 London 1898 Sampson Low, Marston
Raftesath, G.I. Sisson’s South African judicial dictionary another edition (1st supplement) Durban 1968
Raidt, H. (editor) Beschryvinge van Kaap der Goede Hoope, met de zaaken daar toe behoorende, door François Valentyn, 1726 2 volumes Cape Town 1971–1973 Van Riebeeck Society (Nos II-2 and II-4)
Rainier, Margaret (editor) see Pigot, Eliza Sophia
Ralls, Alice M. & Gordon, Ruth E. Daughter of yesterday: A pioneer child looks back at early Johannesburg Cape Town 1975 Howard Timmins
Ralph, Julian War’s brighter side: The story of The Friend newspaper: Edited by the correspondents with Lord Roberts’s forces, March-April, 1900 London 1901 Arthur Pearson
——— another edition Johannesburg 1901 Juta
Ramgobin, Mewa Waiting to live Cape Town 1986 David Philip
Rand Daily Mail Johannesburg 1902–1985 Allied Publishers
Randell, George Howe Gentlemen of the law: An account of some of the legal firms and practitioners of the Eastern Cape Lovedale 1982 Lovedale Press
Rankin, Sir Reginald A subaltern’s letter to his wife London 1901 Longmans, Green
Ransford, Oliver The great trek London 1972 John Murray
Raper, Peter Edmund Dictionary of Southern African place names 1st edition Johannesburg 1987 Lowry Publishers
——— 2nd edition Johannesburg 1989 Jonathan Ball Publishers
——— [Published as New Dictionary of South African place names.] 3rd edition Johannesburg 2004 Jonathan Ball Publishers
——— see also Nienaber, Gabriel Stefanus & Raper, Peter Edmund
——— (translator) see Gordon, Robert Jacob
Ratzel, Friedrich The history of mankind (translated by A.J. Butler) London 1897 Macmillan and Co., Ltd.
Raubenheimer, M. Tested South African recipes Johannesburg 1930 Hortors
Raven-Hart, Rowland Before Van Riebeeck: Callers at South Africa from 1488 to 1652 Cape Town 1967 Struik
——— Cape Good Hope 1652–1702: The first fifty years of Dutch colonisation as seen by callers 2 volumes Cape Town 1971 Balkema
——— (translator) F. Valentyn’s Description of the Cape of Good Hope with the matters concerning it see Raidt, H. (editor)
Ravenstein, Ernest George The voyages of Diogo Cão and Bartholomeu Dias, 1482–88 (reprinted from Geographical Journal Vol. 16 No. 6, Dec. 1900) London 1900 W. Clowes and Sons
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Rawbone Malong see Malan, Robin
Rawlinson, G. (editor) see Ovington, John
Raymond, E.T. Portraits of the nineties London 1921 Fisher Unwin
Raymond, Harry B.I. Barnato, a memoir London 1897 Isbister
The Reader: A step to better English Johannesburg 1979– (until Aug. 1979 with title – – : a paper in easy English)
Reader’s Digest Cape Town 1939– Reader’s Digest Association
Reader’s Digest complete guide to gardening in South Africa 2 volumes Cape Town 1971 Reader’s Digest Association
——— 2nd edition 1974
Reader’s Digest family guide to the law in South Africa Cape Town 1982 Reader’s Digest
——— edited by C. Walton 3rd edition Cape Town 1986 Reader’s Digest
Reader’s Digest illustrated guide to southern Africa edited by Vic Mayhew Cape Town 1989 Reader’s Digest Association
Reader’s Digest illustrated history of South Africa: The real story edited by Dougie Oakes Cape Town 1988 Reader’s Digest Association
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The regional services councils Pretoria 1988 Bureau for Information
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——— The Vee-Boers: A tale of adventures in Southern Africa London 1885 George Routledge and Sons, Limited
Reitz, C.J. Poisonous South African snakes and snakebite Pretoria 1978 Department of Health
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——— No outspan London 1943
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Report of the Commission for the socio-economic development of the Bantu areas within the Union of South Africa see Summary of the report of the Commission for socio-economic development of the Bantu areas within the Union of South Africa
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The report of the Committee of the Wesleyan-Methodist Missionary Society for the year ending April, 1872 London 1872 Wedleyan Missionary Society
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Rhenius, Johannes Tobias see Mossop, Dr E.E.
Rhodent Ratmatazz: Rhodes University rag magazine Grahamstown 1929–1994 Rhodes University
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Rhodes University Calendar Grahamstown 1905– Rhodes University
Rhodos Grahamstown 1989– Rhodes University
Rice, Elsie Garrett & Compton, Robert Harold Wild flowers of the Cape of Good Hope Kirstenbosch [1950] Botanical Society of South Africa
Rider Haggard, H. see Haggard, Henry Rider (H. Rider Haggard)
Ridsdale, Benjamin Scenes and adventures in Great Namaqualand London 1883 T. Woolmer
Riou, Edward see Van Reenen, Jacob
——— see also Carter, George
Rip, Colin M. Contemporary social pathology 1st edition Pretoria 1966 Academica
——— 2nd revised edition Pretoria 1978 Academica
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——— (editor) Modern African prose New York 1964 Heinemann
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Robb, Frank Sea hunters London 1953 Longmans, Green and Co
Roberts, Austin The birds of South Africa London 1940 H.F. & G. Witherby
——— 6th impression London 1948
——— The mammals of South Africa edited by R. Bigalke, V. Fitzsimons & D.E. Malan [Johannesburg] 1951 "The mammals of South Africa" Book Fund
——— Our South African birds Cape Town 1941
——— Roberts birds of South Africa 4th edition rev. by G.R. Mclachlan & R. Liversidge Cape Town 1978
——— Roberts' birds of Southern Africa 5th edition rewritten by G.L. Maclean Cape Town 1984 (title page says 1985, imprint page says 1984)
——— rewritten by G.L. Maclean Cape Town 1993
Roberts, Brian Churchills in Africa London 1970 Hamish Hamilton
——— Kimberley: Turbulent city Cape Town 1976 D. Philip
——— see also Murray, Richard William
Roberts, Margaret Herbs for healing 5th impression (1992) Cape Town 1989 Jonathan Ball
Roberts, Michael (translator) see Wahlberg, Johan August
Roberts, Michael & Trollip, A.E.G. The South African opposition 1939–1945, an essay in contemporary history London 1994 Longmans Green
Roberts, Sheila Jacks in corners Johannesburg 1987 AD Donker
——— Outside life’s feast: Short stories Johannesburg 1975 AD Donker
Robertson, E. William Historical essays in connexion with the land, the church &c. Edinburg 1872 Admonston and Douglas
Robertson, Henrietta Mission life among the Zulu-Kafirs: Memorials of Henrietta Robertson edited by Anne Mackenzie Cambridge 1866 Deighton, Bell, and Co.
Robertson, Janet Liberalism in South Africa: 1948–1963 Oxford 1971 Clarendon Press
Robertson, Wilfrid The blue wagon Johannesburg 1955 Oxford University Press
Robinson, A.M.L. (A.M. Lewin Robinson) The letters of Lady Anne Barnard to Henry Dundas: from the Cape and elsewhere… see Barnard, Lady Anne (editor)
——— (editor) Selected articles from the Cape Monthly Magazine (New Series 1870–76 Cape Town 1978 Van Riebeeck Society (No. II-9)
Robinson, Phil Noah’s Ark; or, "Mornings in the Zoo." being a contribution to the study of unnatural history London 1882 Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington
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——— Pretoria 1968 State Library
Roche, Harriet A. On trek in the Transvaal; or, over berg and veldt in South Africa 4th edition London 1878 Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington
Rogers, Mirabel The Black Sash: The story of the South African Women’s Defence of the Constitution League Johannesburg 1956
Ronan, Barry Forty South African years London 1923 Heath Cranton
Rooke, Daphne Diamond Jo London 1965 Victor Gollancz
——— A lover for Estelle London 1961 Victor Gollancz
——— Margaretha de la Porte London 1974 Victor Gollancz
——— The South African twins London 1953 Jonathan Cape
Rorke, Melina Melina Rorke: Her amazing experiences in the stormy nineties of South Africa’s story London 1939 Harrap
Roscoe, Adrian Uhuru’s fire: African literature east to south Cambridge, U.K. 1977 Cambridge University Press
Rose, Cowper Four years in Southern Africa London 1829 Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley
Rose, Frederick Horace Vincent A caper on the continent Pietermaritzburg 1913 P. Davis
——— Kruger’s wagon: A romance of adventure London 1943 Duckworth
Rose Innes, James James Rose Innes: Chief Justice of South Africa, 1914–27: Autobiography edited by B.A. Tindall Oxford, U.K. 1949 OUP
Rose, Walter The reptiles and amphibians of Southern Africa Cape Town 1950 Maskew Miller
——— Veld & vlei: An account of South Arican frogs, toads, lizards, snakes & tortoises Wynberg 1929 Specialty Press of SA
Rosenberg, Valerie (editor) Almost forgotten stories Cape Town 1979 Howard Timmins
——— Sunflower to the sun Cape Town 1976 Human & Rousseau
——— (editor) Uncollected essays Cape Town 1981
Rosenthal, Eric African Switzerland Cape Town 1948 Juta & Co.
——— Encyclopaedia of Southern Africa London 1961 Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd
——— 2nd edition 1964
——— 3rd edition 1965
——— 4th edition 1967
——— 6th edition 1973
——— General de Wet: A biography Cape Town 1946 Unie-Volkspers
——— Dassie edition [Johannesburg] [a1956] (first publ. 1946; quotations are taken from the Dassie edition, but dated simply 1946)
——— Here are diamonds London 1950 Robert Hale Ltd
——— The hinges creaked Cape Town 1951
——— Meet me at the Carlton: The story of Johannesburg’s old Carlton Hotel Cape Town 1972 Howard B. Timmins
——— Old-time survivals in South Africa Pretoria 1936 South African Railways Airways and Harbours Publicity & Travel Dept
——— River of diamonds Cape Town [1957]
——— Rustenburg romance Johannesburg 1979
——— Stars and Stripes in Africa London 1938 George Routledge & Sons
Rosenthal, J. Wake up singing Cape Town 1990 Maskew Miller Longman
Ross, Edward Diary of the siege of Mafeking October 1899 to May 1900 edited by Brian P. Willan Cape Town 1980 Van Riebeeck Society (No. II-11)
Ross, Robert Adam Kok’s Griquas: A study in the development of stratification in South Africa Cambridge, U.K. 1976 Cambridge University Press
——— Cape of torments: slavery and resistance in South Africa London 1983 Routledge & Kegan Paul
Rossetti, Christina Georgina Goblin market and other poems 2nd edition London 1865 Macmillan and Co.
Rosten, L. The joys of Yiddish New York 1970
Rothman, Mimie E. & Rothman, Anna The Drostdy at Swellendam Swellendam 1960 Drostdy Commission
Rothmann, Anna The elephant shrew and company Cape Town 1964 Tafelberg
Rouillard, Nancy see Thompson, Francis Robert
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques Letters on the elements of botany. Addressed to a lady (translated by Thomas Martyn) 2nd edition London 1787 B. White and Son
Roux, Edward Grass: A story of Frankenwald edited by Winifred M. Kennedy Cape Town 1969 Oxford University Press
——— The veld and the future: A book on soil erosion for South Africans Cape Town 1946 The African Bookman
RSA policy review Volume I No. I Pretoria 1988 Bureau for Information
Rudner, Jalmar & Rudner, Ione (translators) see Thunberg, Charles Peter
——— (translators) see also Sparrman, Anders
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Russell, Robert Natal: The land and its story: A geography and History for the Use of Schools Pietermaritzburg 1891 P. Davis and Sons


S.A. Medical Journal Cape Town 1932– (incorporating the 'S.A. Medical Record' and 'Medical Journal of S.A.') Medical Association of South Africa
S.L. (translator) Fryke & Schweitzer’s A relation of two several journeys made into the East-Indies by Christopher Fryke .. and Christopher Schewitzer [sic] London 1700
S.W. Silver & Co.’s handbook to South Africa London 1880 S.W. Silver & Co.
——— 3rd edition London 1887 S.W. Silver & Co.
The SA Consumer/Die SA Verbruiker Pretoria Consumer Council
Sachs, Albie The jail diary of Albie Sachs London 1966 Harvill Press
Sachs, Bernard (editor) Herman Charles Bosman as I knew him: S.A. Opinion-Trek Anthology Johannesburg 1971 Dial Press
Sadler, Celia (editor) Never a young man: Extracts from the letters and journals of the Rev. William Shaw Cape Town 1967 HAUM
Saint-Mandé, Wilfrid Halcyon Days in Africa London 1934 Eric Partridge
Salt, H. A voyage to Abyssinia, and travels into the interior of that country, executed under the orders of the British Government, in the years 1809 and 1810 London 1814
——— see also Halls, J.J.
Sam Sly’s African Journal: A register of facts, fiction, news, literature, commerce and amusement Cape Town 1843–1849 (continuation of The South African Advocate and Cape Town Spectator; continued by The African Journal)
Sampson, Anthony Drum: A venture into the new Africa London 1956 Collins
——— The treason cage: The opposition on trial in South Africa London 1958 Heinemann
Sampson, Harold Fehrsan The white-faced huts Grahamstown 1961 Grocott & Sherry
Sampson, Victor Kom binne Cape Town 1931 Herbert Jenkins Limited
Sandeman, Edward F. Eight months in an ox-waggon: Reminiscences of Boer life London 1880 Griffith & Farran
——— facsimile reprint Johannesburg 1975 Africana Book Society
Sandilands, Alexander Introduction to Tswana Tigerkloof 1953 London Missionary Society
Sapir, Edward Language: An iIntroduction to the study of speech New York 1921 Harcourt, Brace and Company
Saron, Gustav & Hotz, Louis (editor) The Jews in South Africa: A history Cape Town 1955 OUP
Sash Johannesburg 1969– (continuation of The Black Sash)
Saspu National Johannesburg 1980– South African Student Press Union
Saturday News see Daily News
Saturday Star see The Star
Sauer, Hans Ex Africa London 1937 Geoffrey Bles
Saul, C.D. South African periodical publications 1800–1875 Cape Town 1949
Saunders, Christopher C. Historical dictionary of South Africa Metuchen, U.S.A. 1983 Scarecrow Press
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Sayers, C.O. Looking back on George George 1982
——— Scenes and occurences in Albany and Caffer-land see Philipps, Thomas
Schapera, Isaac (editor) Apprenticeship at Kuruman: Being the journals and letters of Robert and Mary Moffat, 1820-1828 London 1951 Chatto & Windus (Oppenheimer Series: No. 5)
——— The Bantu-speaking tribes of South Africa: An ethnographical survey 4th impression (1953) London 1937 Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd.
——— (editor) David Livingstone: South African papers Cape Town 1974 Van Riebeeck Society (No. II-5)
——— (editor) The early Cape Hottentots: Described in the writings of Olfert Dapper (1668), Willem ten Rhyne (1686) and Johannes Gulielmus de Grevenbroek (1695) / the original texts, with translations into English by I. Schapera … and B. Farrington; edited, with an introduction and notes, by I. Schapera Cape Town 1933 Van Riebeeck Society (No. 14)
——— The KhoiSan peoples of South Africa: Bushmen and Hottentots 1965 reprint London 1930 Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd.
Schaw, Janet Journal of a lady of quality; being the narrative of a journey from Scotland to the West Indies, North Carolina, and Portugal, in the years 1774 to 1776 edited by Evangeline Walker Andrews & Charles McLean Andrews New Haven 1921 Yale University Press
Schelpe, E. An introduction to the South African orchids London 1966
Scheuchzer, Johann Gaspar (translator) E. Kaempfer’s The History of Japan: Together with a Description of the Kingdom of Siam 1690–92 [London] 1727
——— reprint Glasgow 1906 James MacLehose and Sons
Schirmer, Peter The concise illustrated South African Encyclopaedia Johannesburg 1980 Central News Agency (Pty) Ltd.
Schmitz, Oliver & Mogotlane, Thomas Mapantsula: screenplay and interview Fordsburg 1991 COSAW
Schoeman, Pieter Johannes Hunters of the desert land Johannesburg [1951] Howard Timmins
Schoeman, Stephanus (Fanie) Strike!: A handbook of fishing in South African coastal waters Cape Town 1957 Balkema
Scholefield, Alan Eagles of malice London 1968
——— The last safari London 1988
——— Wild dog running London 1970 Heinemann