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Maasai (Signed)

by Beckwith, Carol and Tepilit Ole Saitoti

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine/VG. dustjacket scuffed & marked; adhesive residue to spine.
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780810913035
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$38.00

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New York: Harry N Abrams, 1980. Reprint. Hardcover. Near Fine/VG. dustjacket scuffed & marked; adhesive residue to spine.. brown cloth boards w/ debossed printing & gilt spine printing. 276 pgs w/ color illustrations. glossy, pictorial dustjacket. Cover flyleaf is inscribed by Carol Beckwith along with her drawings of "Zebu" cow herd. A very nice copy. Beautiful photography. … Read more
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African Ark: People and Ancient Cultures of Ethopia and the Horn of Africa

by Beckwith, Carol; Angela Fisher and Graham Hancock

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1990
Condition
VG/VG
ISBN
9780810919020
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$40.00

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New York: H.N. Abrams, 1990. Hardcover. VG/VG. Silver cloth boards with silver spine lettering; color illustrated dust jacket with black lettering on gray spine, color frontispiece, 310 pp, profusely illustrated throughout in color. Contents: Prayers of stone : the Christian highlands: Lalibela and Axum -- The heavenly world : Gondar: the Falasha and Amhara -- The desert at… Read more
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$40.00
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Nok Terracottas

by Fagg, Bernard

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1990
Condition
VG+/VG (light scuffing and shelfwear to dust jacket. Pages are very clean and clear.)
ISBN
9780905788982
Item Price
$75.00

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London / Lagos: Ethnographica / National Commission for Museums and Monuments, 1990. Hardcover. VG+/VG (light scuffing and shelfwear to dust jacket. Pages are very clean and clear.). Black cloth boards with gilt spine lettering, black dust jacket, color illustrated with white lettering, 157 pp, profusely illustrated throughout in bw and color with color fold out map in rear.… Read more
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$75.00
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The mosaics of Roman North Africa : studies in iconography and patronage; Oxford monographs on classical archaeology

by Dunbabin, Katherine M. D.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1978
Condition
VG/G, DJ has rub marks, corners have slight bumping
ISBN
9780198132172
Item Price
$425.00

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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1978. Hardcover. VG/G, DJ has rub marks, corners have slight bumping. Brown cloth, DJ with white lettering, xx, 303 pages, 44 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations (some color). Originally presented as the author's thesis, Oxford, 1970./ Includes bibliographical references (pages 280-289) and index. Oxford monographs on classical archaeology.
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$425.00
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Mande Potters & Leather Workers; Art and Heritage in West Africa

by Frank, Barbara E.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1998
Condition
Good+ (slight foxing to block edges and wear to corners)
ISBN
9781560987949
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$50.00

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Washington, D. C.: Smithsonian Institute Press, 1998. Hardcover. Good+ (slight foxing to block edges and wear to corners). Brown cloth boards with rust lettering on spine, color illustrated dust jacket with mylar cover, xvi, 192 pp, richly illustrated in color and bw. "Analyzing the work of Mande potters and leatherworkers, Barbara E. Frank argues that studying craft technologies… Read more
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image of North African Lights: Hanukkah Lamps from the Zeyde Schulmann Collection in the Israel Museum

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Jerusalem: Israel Museum, 2003. Softcover. VG. Black wraps with white lettering and gold illustration, 184 pp, richly illustrated in mostly color. Catalog of the exhibition held at the Judith and William Margulies Gallery Autumn 2002-Autumn 2003. Includes bibliographical references (page 183).
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Impressions from South Africa: 1965 to Now

by Hecker, Judith B.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2011
Condition
VG
ISBN
9780870707568
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$20.00

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New York: Museum of Modern Art, 2011. Paperback. VG. BW-illustrated and white wraps with red and yellow lettering. 96 pp. Color and BW illlustrations. Catalogue of an exhibition from March 23 - August 14, 2011.
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Paris: Sotheby's, 2006. Softcover. VG. Black illustrated wraps with both volumes in brown wraps, Voume 1 is 143 pp, Volume 2 is 207 pp, both richly illustrated in color. Volume 1 Collection Nicole et John Dintenfass from June 23, 2006. Volume 2 is Collections Andrea Portago, Roger Vanthournout, Helmut Zake et divers amateurs from June 23, 2006.… Read more
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$70.00
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The Heritage of African Art

by Paffrath, Leslie and Warren M. Robbins

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1967
Condition
VG
Item Price
$15.00

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Racine, WI: The Johnson Foundation, 1967. Paperback. VG. Brown and BW-illustrated wraps with black lettering. 26 pp. Illustrations. Catalogue of an exhibition from November 5 through December 31, 1967.
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$15.00
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J'Aime Cheri Samba

by Magnin, Andre

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2004
Condition
VG
ISBN
9780500970140
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$40.00

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Paris: Fondation Cartier Pour l'art Contemporain, 2004. Hardcover. VG. Color-illustrated boards with red and fuschia lettering. 137 pp. Color illustrations. Catalogue of an exhibition from January 24 to May 2, 2004. Text in French and English.
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Be-side(s) work em'kal eyongakpa, friends & traces 2014-2009

by eyongakpa em'kal and Amal Alhaag

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2014
Condition
VG
Item Price
$400.00

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2014. Hardcover. VG. Quad-spiral bound with wire. Stated edition of 99 copies, unknown pagination, somewhere near 100-120 pages, Unique. Spiral-bound with wire on all four sides, with sections of the book attached to one spiral or another, never two spirals. From the Kadist Gallery website: Published in November 2014, The publication Be-side(s) works is an archive within an… Read more
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$400.00
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Yaka

by Bourgeois, Arthur P.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2014
Condition
VG- light wear to extremities
ISBN
9788874395156
Item Price
$35.00

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Milan: 5 Continents, 2014. Paperback. VG- light wear to extremities. BW and color illustrated wraps with black lettering. 132 pp. BW and color illustrations, maps. "For over a century, the Yaka, who live in the southwestern corner of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, have produced figurative statuettes, masks, and other objects that have fascinated explorers, merchants and… Read more
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Igbo

by Cole, Herbert M.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2013
Condition
New in shrinkwrap.
ISBN
9788874396320
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$35.00

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Milan: 5 Continents, 2013. Paperback. New in shrinkwrap.. White and illustrated wraps with black lettering. 147 pp. BW and color illustrations, maps. Contents: Ancient precedents for twentieth-century arts: Igbo Ukwu -- Artists, gender, style, patronage, and materials -- Arts and the person -- Ikenga -- The gods are like people: figural sculpture and its settings -- Masks and… Read more
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South of the Sahara: Selected Works of African Art

by Petridis, Constantijn

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2003
Condition
VG- ex-museum library copy with stamp on ffep. light corner and edge wear to wraps.
ISBN
9780940717763
Item Price
$25.00

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Cleveland: Cleveland Museum of Art, 2003. Paperback. VG- ex-museum library copy with stamp on ffep. light corner and edge wear to wraps.. Eggplant and color-illustrated wraps with tan and lavender lettering. 128 pp. Mainly color illustrations. "Even before its doors opened to the public in 1916 the Cleveland Museum of Art had begun to collect the art of… Read more
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Ways of The Rivers: Arts and Environment of The Niger Delta

by Anderson, Martha G. et al.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2002
Condition
VG- ex-museum library copy with call number label on spine and barcode sticker on back cover, light wear to corners and edges, m
ISBN
9780930741907
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$35.00

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University of California Los Angeles, Fowler Museum of Cultural History, 2002. Softbound. VG- ex-museum library copy with call number label on spine and barcode sticker on back cover, light wear to corners and edges, minor scuffing to wraps.. Color illustrated wraps. 362 pp., 448 illustrations, 376 in color. Essays and scholarly contributions by numerous individuals. Art of various… Read more
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Statuaire Babembe/Babembe Sculpture

by Lehuard, Raoul, Alain Lecomte and Daniel Klein

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2010
Condition
New in shrinkwrap.
ISBN
9788874395446
Item Price
$60.00

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Milan: 5 Continents, 2010. Hardcover. New in shrinkwrap.. Black boards, photographic dust jacket with brown lettering. 211 pp. Mainly color illustrations. Map. "Richly illustrated, this monograph is the first devoted to the work of the Babembe people, who live on the banks of Lake Tanganyika in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Their anthropomorphic statues, carved from wood, are… Read more
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Paris: Christie's, 2014. Paperback. VG. Black and illustrated wraps with purple lettering. 142 pp. Color illustrations. Date of Sale: December 11, 2014. Contains lots 1-67.
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$30.00
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The Tribal Arts of Africa: Surveying Africa's Artistic Geography

by Bacquart, Jean-Baptiste

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2002
Condition
VG- light wear and scuffing small remainder mark across the bottom edge of text block
ISBN
9780500282311
Item Price
$55.00

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London: Thames & Hudson, 2002. Paperback. VG- light wear and scuffing small remainder mark across the bottom edge of text block. Glossy black and color-illustrated dust jacket with red and gold lettering. 240 pp. Mainly color illustrations. "The Tribal Arts of Africa reveals and portrays the marvelous achievements of black African artists over thousands of years. The earliest… Read more
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Baule: African Art, Western Eyes

by Vogel, Susan Mullin

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1997
Condition
VG/VG- light corner and edge wear to dust jacket.
ISBN
9780300073171
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$50.00

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New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1997. Hardcover. VG/VG- light corner and edge wear to dust jacket.. Gray cloth boards with stamped lettering on front, lime lettering on spine, color illustrated dust jacket. 312 pp. Profusely illustrated in color. Published on the occasion of an exhibition organized by the Yale University Art Gallery in cooperation with the… Read more
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African Miniatures: Goldweights of the Ashanti

by Plass, Margaret Webster

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1967
Condition
Good+/G+. Dust jacket shows tanning, some soiling, wear.
Item Price
$20.00

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New York: Frederick A. Praeger, Publishers, 1967. Hardcover. Good+/G+. Dust jacket shows tanning, some soiling, wear.. Black cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Off-white dust jacket with brown and black lettering, color illustrations. 26 pp + 166 BW plates. "In the illustrations of 165 weights, the book presents a representative cross-section of the forms employed. The plates reproduce… Read more
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