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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1957. Fourth Printing. Hardcover. pp (viii), 398 + plates. Index. VG+ jacketless copy.; Broadway Travellers; Octavo .
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MISSION TO KHARTOUM: the apotheosis of General Gordon

by MARLOWE, John

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1969
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London: History Book Club. 1969. Hardcover. Pale green boards. pp 324. Endpaper maps, index. Sunning to spine and upper margin of front cover, VG clean and unworn jacketless copy otherwise ; Octavo .
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THE BLUE NILE

by MOORHEAD, Alan

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194
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Harmondsworth: Penguin. 194. Softcover. Second printing of the Penguin edition. Uses the text of the 1972 hardcover revised edition. Many illustrations, some in colour. Near fine copy. .95 kg parcel; Quarto .
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THE WHITE NILE

by MOORHEAD, Alan

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1983
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Harmondsworth: Penguin. 1983. Softcover. Second printing of the Penguin edition. Uses the text of the 1971 hardcover revised edition. Many illustrations, some in colour. Fine copy. .95 kg parcel; Quarto .
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A MODERN HISTORY OF THE SUDAN from the Funj Sultanate to the present day

by HOLT, P.M.

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Published
1961
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First US printing
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New York: Grove Press. 1961. First US printing. Hardcover. Cloth & boards, pp 242 + plates; maps in text, index. Ink name at front, else fine. Jacket has small chip, VG otherwise. "This is the first full political, social, and economic survey of the Sudan."; Octavo .
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IN ARABIAN NIGHTS: a cravan of Moroccan dreams

by SHAH, Tahir

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2008
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New York: Bantam. 2008. First printing. Hardcover. Cloth and boards. Fine in fine jacket. Inscribed by noted Canadian poet and painter P.K. Page (signed "P.K."); Octavo .
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THROUGH THE KALAHARI DESERT: a narrative of a journey with gun, camera, and note-book to Lake N'Gami and back

by FARINI, G.A. (William Leonard Hunt, 1838 -1929)

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Published
1973
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First of this edition
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Cape Town (South Africa): C. Struik. 1973. First of this edition. Hardcover. Facsimile reprint of the London, 1886, original, the deluxe issue, number 50 of 50 mechanically numbered copies bound in half leather and brown boards, gilt device on front cover, spine with large green label, raised bands, gilt lettered. pp (6), two leaves of portraits, (iii)-(476)… Read more
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MY HEART IS AFRICA: a flying adventure

by GRIFFIN, Scott

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Published
2006
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Toronto: Thomas Allen. 2006. First printing. Softcover. Inscribed by Author; Card covers with flaps. Colour photos. Fine copy. Inscribed by the author to a noted Canadian literary couple. Two years' service with the Flying Doctors Service, flying from Newfoundland and back and around Afica in a single engine Cessna 180. ; Octavo; Signed by Author .
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THE ALBERT NYANZA, GREAT BASIN OF THE NILE and explorations of the Nile sources

by BAKER, Samuel White

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1866
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First US Edition
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London / Philadelphia: Macmillan / Lippincott. 1866. First US Edition. Hardcover. Original brown pictorial pebble grain cloth stamped in gilt, bordered in blind, brown endpapers. pp [2], (v)-xxvi, 516 + photogravure frontispiece portrait with tissue guard + title leaf on slightly thicker paper + 1 colour plate + 13 b&w plates (12 called for) + 1 colour… Read more
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A TOURIST IN AFRICA

by WAUGH, Evelyn

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1960
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London: Chapman & Hall. 1960. First printing. Hardcover. Blue boards. Front cover seasonally bowed, small corner bruise to rear cover, else fine. Dust jacket lightly yellowed on spine and less so to rear panel, else fine, flap price intact. Port Said, Aden, Kenya, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanganyika, Rhodesia, Mozambique, Bechuanaland and South Africa in 1959. ;… Read more
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THE ORPHAN BOY . Illustrated by Paul Moriin (signed)

by MOLLEL, Tololwa

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1992
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Toronto: Oxford, (1992). 1992. Hardcover. Inscribed by Illustrator; Fourth printing (first was 1990). Glossy pictorial boards. pp [32]. Fine copy. Inscribed by the illustrator "To Shari, best wishes, Paul Morin". Winner of the 1990 Governor General's Award for illustration and the Canada Council Children's Literature Prize. Excellent colour illustrations. A story of the Maasai by a… Read more
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HUNTING PYGMY HUNTERS

by FAIRLEY, Donald A.

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Findlay, Ohio: Fundamental Truth Publishers, no date. Softcover. Mid-20th century. pp 85, [3]. Card covers. Photos. Ink ownership inscription and foxing to the title page, else a VG clean and unworn copy. Missionary in Gabon. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.; 12mo .
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AFRICAN LAUGHTER: four visits to Zimbabwe

by LESSING, Doris

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Published
1992
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First US printing
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New York: HarperCollins. 1992. First US printing. Softcover. Advance uncorrected proof. Orange non-pictorial card covers. Some spine sunning, else fine. Reproduced from typescript showing hand corrections and deletions. ; Octavo .
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London: John Murray. 1848. First Edition. Hardcover. Original green cloth. pp xii, 297, (3, ads) + wood-engraved frontispiece and four other plates. From the library of the Writers to Her Majesty’s Signet, so designated on front cover by hand in ink "Signet Library" and also on front pastedown with shelf label. Spine a bit worn at ends,… Read more
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ANGOLA. Mit 13 Bildertafeln, 5 Textskizzen und 1 Karte

by MARQUARDSEN, Hugo

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1920
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Berlin: Dietrich Reimer (Ernst Vohsen). 1920. Softcover. Orange printed wrappers. pp viii, (134), [2]. Frontispiece portrait + 12 plates. 5 maps and tables in text, Index. LACKING the large map. Covers darkened at margins, shallow chips to edges; spine has chios and repairs; text paper tanned, with some small edge chips from careless opening (text is… Read more
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Britain and the Conquest of Africa: The Age of Salisbury

by Uzoigwe, Godfrey N.

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Published
1974
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Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press. 1974. Hardcover.. 047208920x . Red cloth. pp 403. Index. Ink owner name at front, else a VG clean and unworn copy in VG jacket. .
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THE MARRIAGE OF HILARY CARDEN

by HYATT, Stanley Portal

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Published
1909
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First Canadian issue
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Toronto: Macmillan, no date (1909). 1909. First Canadian issue. Hardcover. Made from sheets of the London: T.Werner Laurie, 1909, first edition. Red pictorial cloth stamped in black and white, spine gilt lettered. pp (viii), 300 (12, Laurie ads). Mild flaking to the white band of sky in top margin of front cover; else a fine, bright copy.… Read more
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THE SAVAGE WARS: British campaigns in Africa 1870-1920

by JAMES, Lawrence

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New York: St Martins Press, c1985. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. pp 297. Many photos, index. Ink owner name, else fine in VG jacket.; Octavo .
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The War Correspondents: the Anglo-Zulu War

by Laband, John and Ian Knight

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Published
1996
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Thrupp, Stroud, Glocestershire: Bramley Books / Sutton Publishing. 1996. First printing. Hardcover. Glossy pictorial boards. pp 170; illustrated, index. Ink owner name, else fine in fine jacket. ; Tall octavo .
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The Zulu War, 1879

by Knight, Ian

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Published
2003
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9781841766126
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Botley, Oxford: Osprey Publishing. 2003. First printing. Softcover. 1841766127 . Card covers, pp 95 + ads, colour and b&w illustrations, index. Ink owner name, else fine. Essential Histories 56. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.; Tall octavo .
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