Post Tagged with: "Rare books"

This map from 1595/6 is currently on auction. Photos: AntiquarianAuctions.com

Are you Sitting on a Gold Mine?

23rd Jan 2017 at 6:41 am 0 comments

Perhaps it’s time to take a close look at the dust-covered books on your bookshelf. For the past six years the Constantia based online auction site AntiquarianAuctions.com has auctioned rare old books, maps & prints, documents, letters, vintage photos and ephemera (items of collectible memorabilia, typically written or printed ones).Read More

Best Bookshop in Sunny South Africa

Best Bookshop in Sunny South Africa

16th Jan 2017 at 2:52 pm 0 comments

Every person deserves to have his or her dream job. For a bookworm a dream job is one that features books. Lots of special books. I fell into my dream job at Hemingways Bookshop in Hermanus. Co-owner Beth Hunt had taken a liking to me and wanted someone to handleRead More

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