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NOTES OF TRAVEL IN SOUTH-WESTERN AFRICA
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NOTES OF TRAVEL IN SOUTH-WESTERN AFRICA

By Andersson, C. J.

N.Y.: G.P. Putnams, 1875. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Brown endpapers, clean no names, light flecking around exterior edges of front cover, gilt-stamped lion head on green cloth with black rules and printing. Showing a bit of wear at top and bottom of spine and outside corners. Hinges tight. Pages clean, no wrinkles or tears just a bit of age toning around the outside edges.

$125.00

The Rescue of Emin Pasha:The Story of Henry M. Stanley and the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition, 1887-1889

By Jones, Roger.

N. Y.: St. Martin's, 1972. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean, tight, previous owner's stamp on title page else fine copy in price unclipped dj with two fractional edge tears, jacket is bright in archival mylar cover. 465pp., index, folding map, photographs. Few in the press knew or cared that the main motive behind what was billed as a purely philanthropic exercise was to seize Emin's province abandoned by Egypt at the headwaters of the Nile.

$12.00

The History Of The French Foreign Legion: From 1831 To the Present Day
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The History Of The French Foreign Legion: From 1831 To the Present Day

By Jordan, David

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Lyons Pr, 2005. First Ed, First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Clean, tight, no names, no writing. 192pp., index, illus. in color and b/w photographs. Includes much on Africa, weapons, wars and units.

$12.00

Tourist in Africa

By Waugh, Evelyn

Boston, Ma.: Little Brown, 1960. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. PON, head and heel of spine lightly bumped, corners sharp, cloth bright, dust jacket no tears but spine faded and scraped on back cover in mylar cover.

$6.00

African Arts Winter 1971

By Editors

Los Angeles: University of California, 1971. Soft cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12. Volume IV No. 2. Clean, tight bright with edge rubbing and one closed nick in spine. 80pp., illustrated. Includes essay and photographs "The Symbolic Structure of Baluba Car;yatid Stools" by Jack D. Flam. And "Isinyago and Midimu Masked Dancers of Tanzania and Mozambique." An excellent authorative source on African art and culture.

$10.00

WILDLIFE OF SOUTHERN AFRICA

By Miller, W. T.

Pietermaritzburg: Shuter and Shooter. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Clean, tight, no names, no writing. Photographs, unpaginated, no date, assume first printing. Chapters on 74 different animals.

$12.00

UNCLE REMUS or Mr. Fox, Mr. Rabbit, and Mr. Terrapin

By Harris, Joel Chandler

London: Chatto and Windus, 1924. Ninth Impression . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. J. A. Shepherd. Previous owner's small ink name and date 1925 top edge of free front endpaper. No other writing. Gilt-stamped pictorial red cloth, gilt device on heel of spine, gilt spine bright, gilt top edge, cloth bright, corners sharp with lower back corner barely bumped. Clean tight unworn, mild foxing on endpapers. Interior pages fresh clean and bright. 25 p. introduction by the author, paginated with all 60 illustrations, and 9 color plates called for present, 288pp. Preserved with all the original dialect and the additon of illustrations by Winnie the Pooh's illustrator. See our companion volume Nights With Uncle Remus. On A. Edward Newton's List of 100 Novels. Sources of these stories are auite ancient and probably go back to the legends of Africa, long, long ago. Slaves brought the legends to this country and retold them on the plantations of the South. It was here that Joel Chandler Harris first heard them. With painstaking care of a scholar, he edited and complied them. Then with the genius of a true artist, he created his great story-teller Uncle Remus. It was from the tongue of Uncle Remus in his humble slave cabin that Brer Rabbit, Brer Fox and many others came to life!

$60.00

(MAP) Central & East Africa with Boundaries, Roads and Railways

By Bartholomew, John

Edinburgh: John Bartholomew & Son Ltd., 1960. Reprint . Soft cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Folded, tape repair on verso of cover panel ink notes on verso of one panel, splitting at one fold. Rest good and clean. 33 x 40 folded, original printed grey wraps. Contour-coloured world map series.

$8.00

SAHARA

By Lecler, Rene

Garden City: Hanover House, 1954. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean, no names, no writing, price unclipped dj. State first edition, 280pp., photographs.

$5.00

FROM CAPETOWN TO LADYSMITH - An Unfinished Record of the South African War
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FROM CAPETOWN TO LADYSMITH - An Unfinished Record of the South African War

By Steevens, G. W.

New York, N. Y.: Dodd, Mead, 1900. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Previous owner's neat name inside front covers and 2 small clippings, no other writing, gilt-stamped red cloth bright, corners bumped head of spine fractional fade line. Brown printed white dust jacket age-toned, chips, lower piece of spine missing, in archival mylar cover. Followng page 48 folding Map of the seat of war in South Africa is fine, frontispiece portrait of the author. Edited by Vernon Blackburn. 198pp. See our other voloume With Kitchener to Khartum by the same author.

$20.00

STORY OF THE REAR COLUMN OF THE EMIN PASHA RELIEF EXPEDITION

By Jameson, James S.

N.Y.: John W. Lovell, 1891. Authorized Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. No date, authorized edition circa 1891. Clean, no names, patterened endpapers. Author was naturalist to the expedition, illustrated by C. Whymper from the author's original sketches, with new map and facsimile letter, 99 illus. as called for, appendices I-XI, MAP OF RIVER CONGO, from Stanley Falls to Kassongo, at end of volume is in two parts, first part a single sheet (rough on one edge and thus may have section missing, not certain) and second part folds out and appears complete. Both are in color. 455pp. Pictorial black, brown, white and gilt embossed green cloth. Spine beginning to show wear at head and tail. Hinges are cracked but holding and book is tight with clean pages.

$50.00

NIGHTS WITH UNCLE REMUS

By Harris, Joel Chandler

London: Chatto and Windus, 1925. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. J. A. Shepherd. First of this new impression. Gilt-pictorial red cloth, no names, no writing, corners sharp, gilt spine and cover bright, gilt-decorative device at heel of spine, gold top edge, red cloth bright unworn, endpapers light foxing, interior pages fresh and bright, no foxing, 367pp. Illustrated with 61 plates as called for with 8 in color, 26 p introduction by the author, and preserved with all the original dialect and the additon of copious drawings and water colors by Winnie the Pooh's illustrator. See our companion volume Uncle Remus. Sources of these stories are auite ancient and probably go back to the legends of Africa, long, long ago. Slaves brought the legends to this country and retold them on the plantations of the South. It was here that Joel Chandler Harris first heard them. With painstaking care of a scholar, he edited and complied them. Then with the genius of a true artist, he created his great story-teller Uncle Remus. It was from the tongue of Uncle Remus in his humble slave cabin that Brer Rabbit, Brer Fox and many others came to life!

$75.00

SAFARI TRAIL

By Smith, T. Murray

London: Adventurers Club, 1967. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean, tight, no names, no writing, jacket in archival mylar. Contains sketches of some of author's many well known and internationally famous clients and accounts of the most exciting episodes of the safaris on which he guided them. Forty years in East and Central Africa

$110.00

Golden Shadows, Flying Hooves

By Schaller, George B.

N.Y.: Alfred A. Knopf Inc, 1973. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾. Previous owner's small stamp on title page, all else clean tight bright, not a remainder nor a book club Price unclipped dj with miniscule tear. Illustrated with 37 photographs and additional line drawings and maps. 287(4)pp.

$8.00

Who's Who in the Anglo-Zulu War 1879 Colonials and Zulus Volume II
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Who's Who in the Anglo-Zulu War 1879 Colonials and Zulus Volume II

By Greaves, Adrian & Ian Knight

UNITED KINGDOM: Pen & Sword, 2007. First British Edition . Hardcover. New/New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean, no names, no writing, price unclipped dj. 241pp., photographs, bibliography. Volume II.

$25.00

EMIN PASHA AND THE REBELLION AT THE EQUATOR

By Mounteney-Jephson, A. J.

N.Y.: Charles Scribners, 1891. First American Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Clean, no names, brown endpapers, folding facsimile and folding Map present, map is very nice clean and un marred, two photogravures present, 21 full page engravings as called for and 25 text engravings, new endpapers, gilt stamped pictorial green cloth, spine lettering bright. Complete with all pages, illus., etc.

$125.00

THE CAPE IN 1776 - 1977 (AQUARELLES FROM THE SWELLENGREBEL-COLLECTION AT BREDA)

By Schumacher, Johannes

A. A. M. STOLS - THE HAGUE, 1951. Limited Edition . Hardcover. Good. Folio. SCHUMACHER, JOHANNES. One of 550 copies. Introduction by A. Hallema. 56 plates, map from Natil. Geo. tipped in back. Gilt-stamped green cloth, edges rubbed, gilt bright.

$20.00

Naturalist in the Sudan
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Naturalist in the Sudan

By Sweeney, R. Charles H.

Taplinger Publishing, 1973. First American Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾. Previous owner's small stamp on title page all else clean, tight, sharp, dust jacket price unclipped in clean no tears, fade line. 240pp., photographs.

$6.00

MAMISA, THE SWAZI WARRIOR

By Miller, Allister

Pietermaritzburg: Shuter and Shooter, 1933. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean, tight, no names, no writing

$10.00

The African-Arab Conflict in the Sudan

By Wai, Dunstan M.

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Africana Pub, 1980. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean, tight, no names, no writing, publishers's price stamp on free front endpaper otherwise a fine copy in slightly edge worn dust jacket with a mylar cover. Publisher's separate Contents Erratum laid-in, 234pp., index, notes.

$20.00

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