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RICHARD SCHOMBURGK'S TRAVELS IN BRITISH GUIANA 1840 - 1844 VOLUME 2
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RICHARD SCHOMBURGK'S TRAVELS IN BRITISH GUIANA 1840 - 1844 VOLUME 2

By Schomburgk, Richard (Translated By Walter E. Roth)

Georgetown: Daily Chronicle, 1923. 443 pages; b/w illustrations and complete with six fold out maps. Original hardback binding, rather poor with general wear and rubbing, large section of spine missing and all edges frayed (please see images). Contents clean and tight, some foxing to endpapers and prelims., lightpencil name to front free endpaper, no inscriptions,. A fair copy of this rare volume two.. Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 4to. Book.

$109.30

THE WHITE NILE
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THE WHITE NILE

By Moorehead, Alan

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1960. A very good first edition copy with original dust jacket; pp. [10], 385, b/w illustrations; folding map; map end papers. Original dust jacket very good with a little general wear and rubbing, and light rubbing, neat repair to underside at head of the spine, head/tail of spine lightly scuffed, price-clipped, now protected in a clear, removable archive sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, no foxing. A very good first edition copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo 21.5 x 14cm. Book.

$25.72

THE VEGETATION OF SOUTH AFRICA
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THE VEGETATION OF SOUTH AFRICA

By Adamson, R. S.

London: British Empire Vegetation Committee, 1938. pp. xvi, 235; "with 23 figures and 12 maps in the text, and 17 photographs of vegetation" inlcuding folding charts. Original tan cloth hardback binding, very good with a little general wear only. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's neat signature to the front paste-down, otherwise unmarked. A very good copy.. First and Later Editions. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo 22.5 x 14.5cm. Book.

$41.15

THE BLUE NILE
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THE BLUE NILE

By Moorehead, Alan

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1972. A very good copy of the revised edition (first larger format illustrated edition). Original dust jacket very good with light general wear, lightyl rubbed to edges, price-clipped, now protected in a clear, removable archive sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good, unmarked. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, no foxing. A very good first edition copy.. Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to 26 x 19.5cm. Book.

$25.72

THE ART OF EDMUND CALDWELL [VOLUME 2]

By Bradlow, Dr. Frank, and Kenmuir, Dr. Dale

Zimbabwe: Frank Read Press, 1982. Limited edition, number 230 of 250 which was assigned as a subscribers copy and signed by Frank Read. A fine copy with minimal wear, contents clean and tight, unmarked. Original quarter red Impala leather binding with textured cloth boards and gilt blocking to front board. 43 water colours of African Game reproduced in actual size, frontispiece specially commissioned painting of Rust en Vregd. A fine collection of Caldwells work in a limited edition.. First Edition Limited. Hardcover. Fine. Illus. by Edmund Caldwell. Elephant Folio. Book.

$642.95

VIEWS OF TRANSVAAL AND ORANGE FREE STATE
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VIEWS OF TRANSVAAL AND ORANGE FREE STATE

By Jensen, L. Bernard

South Africa: Cape Times Limited, 1920. No date circa 1920. 40 pages of black and white photographs of Johannesburg, gold mining industry, Pretoria, Klerksdorp, Potchefstroom, Barberton, Pietersburg etc, 2-3 photographs per page. Original printed card covers, the front with an oval cut-out revealing photograph of first page. Covers and contents very good, umarked. A very good copy. Scarce.. Assumed First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 4to.

$54.01

PIETERSBURG AND THE NORTHERN  TRANSVAAL An Illustrated Handbook on the agricultural, Residential, Sporting and Mineral Prospects of the Area Indicated
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PIETERSBURG AND THE NORTHERN TRANSVAAL An Illustrated Handbook on the agricultural, Residential, Sporting and Mineral Prospects of the Area Indicated

By Not Given

Johannesburg and London: Publicity Department South African Railways and Harbours or Publicity Agent, Office of the High Commission for the Union of South Africa , 1924. [printed by Cape Times Limited.] 88 pages; black and white photographs throughout. Original pink card covers printed in blac kand gilt to the front cover. Covers a little rubbed and dust marked otherwise very good; contents clean and tight, umarked. A very good copy. Scarce.. Assumed First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.

$23.15

THE PAINTINGS OF THE BAY OF NATAL A Selection of Works Dating from 1845 to 1982
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THE PAINTINGS OF THE BAY OF NATAL A Selection of Works Dating from 1845 to 1982

By Hughes, Nigel

South Africa: Mertrade, 2001. Number 742 of 1000 copies. 196 pages.72 colour plates. Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. Dust jacket fine with minimal wear. Binding fine. Contents clean and tight unmarked. A fine copy. A heavy book and a small postal surcharge may apply.. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Folio.

$87.44

SOUVENIR OF CAPE TOWN
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SOUVENIR OF CAPE TOWN

By Not Appropriate

Cape Town: VValentine and Sons Publishing Co., 1910. No date circe 1910. 32 pages of b/w photographs with blue card covers printed in dark blue and white. Photographs feature the major buildings, city and street-scapes and landscape within Cape Town. Light rubbing to edges otherwise very good, contents unmarked. A very good copy. . Paperback. Very Good. 8vo Landscape.

$18.00

TRANSVAAL WAR POSTER & CALENDAR DEPICTING THE BRITISH LEADERS [BOER WAR]
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TRANSVAAL WAR POSTER & CALENDAR DEPICTING THE BRITISH LEADERS [BOER WAR]

By Not Appropriate

J. Strange, 1900. Very scarce original, large (51.5 x 75 cm) wall poster and calender entitled "TRANSVAAL WAR 1899" depicting nine photographs of "THE BRITISH LEADERS". Printed in green sepia and black, calendar for 1901at bottom. Publisher is not apparent but includes a large advert for "J. STRANG, Family Grocer, Draper, Ironmonger, &c." of Hatherleigh. Devon. Complete with original black wall hangings. Generally in very good condition with light general wear, a couple of small, old paper repairs to the reverse. A very rare and attractive item.. First Edition. Very Good.

$379.34

SOMETHING NEW OUT OF AFRICA
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SOMETHING NEW OUT OF AFRICA

By HW [E.Howard-Williams]

London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, 1934. 208 pages; b/w illustrations; 4 large folding air route maps. Original black cloth hardback binding with gilt lettering, very good and bright with a little rubbing to joints. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, but for pencil inscription to front free end paper. A very good copy.. First British Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to.

$41.15

AFRICA'S PERIL The Colour Problem
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AFRICA'S PERIL The Colour Problem

By Abercrombie, H. R.

London: Simpkin Marshall, Ltd, 1938. no date [1938]; 269 pages, frontispiece portrait of the author. Original dust jacket very good, with light general wear and a little rubbing to edges, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's neat signature to the front free end paper, otherwise unmarked no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

$23.15

BULLETIN OF THE MOUNTAIN CLUB OF EAST AFRICA (KENYA SECTION) NOS. 1, 2, 3 & 5,
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BULLETIN OF THE MOUNTAIN CLUB OF EAST AFRICA (KENYA SECTION) NOS. 1, 2, 3 & 5,

By Hicks, P. H. (editor)

The Mountain Club of East Africa, 1946. Scarce original bulletins of The Mountain Club of East Africa - No. 1. November 1946; No. 2 February 1947; No. 3 June 1947 and No. 5 December 1947. Each bulletin with a b/w front cover printed on glossy paper with approximately 20 pages of typescript, printed to one side only. The four bulletins are bound in a contemporaneous brown card folder via two punched holes, each bulletin is stapled. Condition is good, the cover of the Bulletin No. 1 is lightly stained to the fore-edge, otherwse with a little general wear, a few pages lightly worn to edges. Scarce and fascinating early African mountaineering literature.. First Edition. Paperback. Good. Folio.

$128.59

NORTHERN STATES OF NIGERIA LOCAL GOVERNMENT YEAR BOOK 1968
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NORTHERN STATES OF NIGERIA LOCAL GOVERNMENT YEAR BOOK 1968

By The Department of Local Government

Zaria, North Central State, Nigeria: The Department of Local Government, 1968. xxxix & 119 pages, colour folding frontispiece map, 2 further folding maps; folding charts, b/w illustrations. Original printed card covers, with a little general wear; contents clean and tight, worn/torn to first page at staples. A very good copy. Scarce.. First Edition Thus. Paperback. Very Good.

$18.00

ACHIEVEMENTS IN SIERRA LEONE (Produced for Independence Day 27th April, 1961)
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ACHIEVEMENTS IN SIERRA LEONE (Produced for Independence Day 27th April, 1961)

By Department of Information

Sierra Leone: Published By the Department of Information, 1961. 71 pages, colour & b/w illustrations, adverts. Covers very good with a little general wear and slight rubbing. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy. A scarce publication.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 4to.

$25.72

FOLLOW THE SUN
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FOLLOW THE SUN

By Wordsworth, Jill

London: Robert Hale, 1958. pages, colour and b/w illustrations. Original hardback binding, very good with a little general wear. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's neat signature to the front free end-paper otherwise unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$10.29

MEN WHO MADE RHODESIA  A Register of Those Who Served in the British South Africa Company's Police
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MEN WHO MADE RHODESIA A Register of Those Who Served in the British South Africa Company's Police

By Hickman, Colonel A. S.

Salisbury, Southern Rhodesia: the British South Africa Company, 1960. 462 pages, b/w illustrations, folding maps; original prospectus loosely inserted (prospectus browned to top edge). Original cloth binding with gilt lettering, very good with a little general wear only, slightly faded to the spine. Contents clean and tight, very small mark to front end paper from previous bookseller's label, minimal spotting to the edges of just a few pages, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Large 8vo (16 x 25cm).

$154.31

PERSONAL RELIGION IN EGYPT BEFORE CHRISTIANITY

By Petrie, W. M. Flinders

London: Harper & Brothers, 1909. Original attractive full red leather binding with gilt lettering and decoration to the spine, binding good with a little general wear and rubbing, leather chipped with loss to the head/tail of the spine. Contents clean and tight. A good copy.. Full Leather. Good. 12mo.

$9.00

JEOPARDY AND A JEEP: Africa Conquered by Two Women Professors.
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JEOPARDY AND A JEEP: Africa Conquered by Two Women Professors.

By Rogers, Dorothy

London: Robert Hale, 1959. 191 pages. Original dust jacket very good, with a little general wear and a little rubbing to edges, slightly scuffed to the head/tail of the spine, but no chipping and no loss, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's neat signature and address to the front end paper, otherwise unmarked, no inscriptions, no foxing. A very good clean copy. Account of a 25,000 mile trip round Africa from north to south and back again, by two women over a half a year.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$15.43

THE YEAR BOOK AND GUIDE TO SOUTHERN AFRICA 1959 EDITION

By Gordon-Brown, A.

London: Robert Hale, 1959. Large folding map in front pocket in very good condition. Original blue cloth binding very good with minimal wear only. Contents clean and tight. A very good copy.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$7.72

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