Africa & South America from Lawrence Jones

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A Fossicker in Angola.

by Burr, Malcolm.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Figurehead, 1933. 200pp, map, bw ills. Brown cloth, no jacket. Top front corner bumped, small gift note inside front cover, some foxing to edges and margins, damp mark to fore-edge of frontis. Travels in Angola in the early 1930s.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo.
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Denatured Africa.

by Streeter, Daniel W.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Ninth Impression
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$27.46

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Garden City: Garden City Publishing, 1929. 338pp, endpaper maps, bw ills. Yellow cloth, no jacket. White discolouration to spine, endpapers toned, minor foxing to page edges.. Ninth Impression. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo.
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The Giant Cities of Bashan and Syria's Holy Places.

by Porter, Rev. J.L.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1874
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$68.65

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London: T. Nelson & Sons, 1874. v, 371pp, index, appendix, bw ills, extra pictorial title page. Full leather prize binding (Geelong Grammar) with prize label inside front cover, ornate gilt decoration to spine and school crest to front; marbled edges and endpapers. Hinges cracked but holding, occasional light foxing. An attractive copy.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/None, as Issued.. 8vo.… Read more
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Memories of a Game Ranger.

by Wolhuter, Harry.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Sixth Edition
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$41.19

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South Africa: The Wild Life Protection Society of South Africa, 1958. 313pp + index, bw ills, endpaper maps. Green cloth in jacket. Jacket with several short tears and small chips, some fading to spine. Light foxing/toning to prelims and edges, stamp of Kruger National Park dated 1961 on verso of frontis. Memories of 44 years as a game warden in… Read more
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The Bird Faunas of Africa and Its Islands.

by Moreau, R.E.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$13.73

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London: Academic Press, 1966. ix, 424pp, index, references, bw ills, maps (inc one folding), endpaper maps. Green cloth in jacket. Jacket price clipped, lightly edgeworn and faded on spine. Discusses the ecology and distribution of birds throughout the African continent and the neighnouring islands in relation to the immense clatic changes of the last 20000 years. Also shows how various… Read more
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The White Rhino Hotel. A Novel.

by Bull, bartle.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670839988
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$27.46

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New York: Viking, 1992. 404pp, bw vignettes. Cloth backed boards in jacket. Very light even toning to fore-edge. A sweeping saga of love and revenge, greed and loyalty, pioneers struggling for a new life amidst the beauty and wildness of the African bush in the years immediately following WWI.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Cutler, Max..… Read more
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Curing Their Ills. Colonial Power and African Illness.

by Vaughan, Megan.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780804719704
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$13.73

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Stanford, Ca.: Stanford University Press, 1991. xii, 224pp, index, bibliography, bw ills. Cloth in jacket. Near new.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.
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Wild Swaziland. Common Animals and Plants.

by Boycott, R.; Forrester, B.; Loffler, L.; Monadjem, A.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780797800663
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$10.98

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Swaziland: The Authors, 2007. 178pp, index, bibliography/further reading, glossary, hundreds col photographs, maps. Pictorial card. Slightest of edge wear. Includes maps and descriptions of eco-regions and national parks. Descriptions of 540 species, each with col photo linked to usual habitat by a symbol and colour coded pages for easy reference.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.
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Gamebirds of Southern Africa. Being a Guide to All the Major Sporting Birds of Africa South of the Cunene, Okavango and Zambezi Rivers.

by Clancey, P.A.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$19.22

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Cape Town: Purnell, 1967. xviii, 224pp, 12 col plates, 35 line drawings, 10 maps. Blue cloth in jacket. Rubbed at folds, 2 x 1cm tears at folds, otherwise light edge wear. Minor foxing to endpapers.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.
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Salute the Sappers. South African Forces: World War II. Volume 8- Part 1. The Operations of the SAEC in East Africa and the Middle East.

by Orpen, Neil with Martin, H.J.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780620053761
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$19.22

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Johannesburg: Sappers Association., 1981. xx, 507pp, index, annotations, appendices, bw ills. Blue cloth in jacket. Minor edge wear to jacket3cm tear at top of front spine fole and 1cm taer at rear spine fold. SIGNED and inscribed with compliments of the Sappers Association on front pastedown (under flap) and with looseley inserted letter from the Sapper's Association on their letterhead.… Read more
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A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants. southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32.

by Phiri, P.S.M.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9789991663166
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$43.94

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Pretoria: Southern African Botanical Diversity Network, 2005. xii, 169pp, index, references, bw ills, map. Pictorial card. Very slight edge wear to covers.Approx 6000 species.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to.
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Island Africa. The Evolution of Africa's Rare Animals and Plants.

by Kingdon, Jonathan.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780691085609
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$13.73

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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1989. 287pp, index, appendices, maps, bw & col ills. Red cloth in jacket. Prev owner name and small stain to front free endpaper, slight fading of spine title. Treats Africa as a complex mosaic of landlocked islands with the flora and fauna of each representing millions of years of evolution and the biological reaction to the… Read more
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Run for the Trees. A Novel of Africa.

by Rand, James S.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition, Second Printing
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$54.92

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons., 1967. 398pp. Black cloth with gold shield/spears in jacket. 2 tears to jacket, oterwise moderate edge wear and small chips, rubbed at folds, price clipped. "An explosive novel of Africa encompassing the years when the White Man ruled supreme and sowed the seeds which led to today's bitterness.". First American Edition, Second Printing. Hard Cover.… Read more
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The Mammals of South Africa.

by Roberts, Austin. Bigalke, R.; Fitzsimons, V.; Malan, D.E. (editors)

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$38.44

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South Africa: Trustees of the Mammals of South Africa Book Fund., 1951. VERY HEAVY. xlviii, 700pp, index, map, bibliography, 138 tables, 54 bw & col plates, pictorial endpapers. Green cloth with vignette of zebra head, no jacket. Spine sunned, minor spotting to inside edge of rear cover, prev owner anme and small bookseller label inside front cover, minor foxing to… Read more
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The Mammals of the Southern African Subregion.

by Smithers, Reay H.N.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780869795408
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$68.65

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Pretoria, South Africa.: University of Pretoria, 1983. VERY HEAVY-will incur additional postage to most destinations. xxii, 736pp, index, bibliography, num bw ills & diagrams, col plates. Cloth boards titled and decorated in gold, in jacket. Generally minor edge wear to jacket with small hole at bottom front, worn and holed on rear flap fold, light foxing to page edges, jacket… Read more
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The Native Economies of Nigeria.

by Forde, Daryll; Scott, Richenda; Perham, Margery (editor)

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Impression
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$19.22

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London: Faber & Faber, 1950. xxiv, 312pp, index, folding map. Blue cloth in jacket. Price clipped, spine chipped at top with hole about halfway down, front panel stained near spine, bookseller label on front pastedown, endpapers toned, foxing to prelims and map. Being the first volume (only) of a study of the Economics of a Tropical Dependency.. Second Impression. Hard… Read more
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King Leopold's Ghost. A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa.

by Hochschild, Adam.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780618001903
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$8.79

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New York: Mariner Books, 1999. 366pp, index, bibliography, notes, bw ills, map. Card covers. Light even toning of page edges, light edge wear, one page corner creased. Belgium's King Leopold carried out a brutal plundering of the Congo reducing the areas population by 10 million. Here is a horrifying account of a megalomaniac and the people who defied him: African… Read more
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The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon

by Grann, David

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Lawrence Jones
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781400078455
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$7.69

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New York: Vintage Books, 2009. 400pp, 16pp b/w ills, maps, bibliography, index. Slight bump to top front corner. The story of Percy Fawcett's 1925 quest for this Lost City of Z in the Amazon jungle.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.
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Days of Judgement. A Judge in Idi Amin's Uganda.

by Allen, Sir Peter Jermyn.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780718306373
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$16.48

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London: William Kimber, 1987. 272pp, index, bw ills. Boards in jacket. Sticker remnant to front, slight fading to spine. Memoir of an administrator of the law in Uganda from 1970. When Idi Amin sweized power in 1971 he remained chief magistrate determined to remain independent of the military regime, and in 1973 became a High Court Judge.. First Edition. Hard… Read more
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Rwanda UNAMIR 1994/95. Australian Military history Series - 1.

by O'halloran, Kevin.

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Lawrence Jones
Published
2012
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781921941481
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$10.98

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Canberra: Army History Unit, Department of Defence, 2012. 210pp, index, bibliography, glossaary, bw & col ills, map. Pictorial card with integral flaps. Near new. Australian United Nations peacekeepers in Rwanda where they witnessed a hard to fathom lack of humanity. At the village of Kibeho they witnessed over 4000 men, women and children die in a hail of bullets, machete… Read more
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