Explorations and Adventures In Equatorial Africa

by Du Chaillu, Paul B

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Explorations & Adventures In Equatorial Africa

by Du Chaillu Paul B

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Mammy Bears Books
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1861
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First Edition
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London: John Murray, 1861. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 225x150x55mm. Contains, Illustrations. 225x150x55mm+977g . . 500g Postage Incorrect see below for 2kg . . John Murray. London. 1861. First Edition. . . Explorations & Adventures In Equatorial Africa; With Accounts Of The Manners And Customs Of The People, And Of The Chace Of The Gorilla, Crocodile, Leopard,… Read more
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London : John Murray, 1861. First edition. Cloth. Very Good. 9" by 6". None. A fascinating first edition of this important work by the anthropologist and traveller Paul Belloni du Chaillu. He became famous in the 1860s as the first modern outsider to confirm the existence of gorillas - introducing a scientific appraisal of the species into Western… Read more
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New York: Harper Brothers, 1861. 479 pages, plus folding gorilla frontispiece, folding map at rear, and numerous plates and illustrations. Collated and complete. Full black leather covers with raised spine bands and gilt stamped lettering. All edges of text block are gilded. Marbled end leaves. Inscribed and dated January 5th, 1901 on blank front fly… Read more
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Explorations & Adventures In Equatorial Africa

by DU CHAILLU, Paul B[elloni] [1835-1903]

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1861
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1st Edition
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London: John Murray, 1861., 1861. 8vo. pp. xviii, 479, [28]ads. 1 folding lithographed map, 27 wood-engraved plates (incl. folding frontis. of a gorilla), & 46 text illus. original blind-stamped cloth with gilt vignette of a gorilla on upper cover (spine neatly repaired, new endpapers, outer edge of map bit soiled & tatty, tear in map but with no loss). First… Read more
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Explorations & Adventures in Equatorial Africa

by Paul B. Du Chaillu

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Published
1861
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London: John Murray, 1861. Cloth. Very Good. 9.5" by 6.5". Not Stated. An excellently preserved first edition of Paul du Chaillu's extraordinary travelogue of Africa describing his encounters with local creatures, with particular emphasis on gorillas. Written by Paul du Chaillu, a traveller and zoologist known for being the first modern European outsider to confirm the existence of… Read more
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New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1861. First American edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. [1] (pages of publisher's advertisements), [3], vi-xxii, [1], 26-531, [1], 4 (pages of publisher's advertisements), [2] pp. Recently half-bound in red leather over red cloth with edges ruled in gilt, spine with five raised bands, gilt decorations, and two black leather labels with gilt… Read more
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Explorations & Adventures in Equatorial Africa

by Paul B. Du Chaillu

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Rooke Books
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1861
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Good
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First edition
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London: John Murray, 1861. First edition. Cloth. Good. 9.5" by 6". Not Stated. A smartly rebacked first edition of Paul Du Chaillu's significant work on his explorations across Africa, which details his encounters with gorillas. Written by Paul du Chaillu, a traveller and zoologist known for being the first modern European outsider to confirm the existence of gorillas. The… Read more
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London: John Murray, 1861. 479 pages, plus folding gorilla frontispiece, folding map at rear, and numerous plates and illustrations. Collated and complete. Half leather over spine and corners, with marbled paper over boards. Raised spine bands and leather spine labels. Covers are scuffed and rubbed. Joints of covers at spine show cracks, but hold solid.… Read more
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EXPLORATIONS AND ADVENTURES IN EQUATORIAL AFRICA

by Chaillu, Paul B. Du

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J. Wyatt Books
Published
1861
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Good+
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First U.S Edition
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1861. 531 pages in good, clean condition; yellowed and stained edges. Occasional stains throughout the book. Numerous illustrations including 2 page frontispiece of a gorilla. Folding map at the back with tape repairs in good condition. Previous owner's name and stamp on the fep. Blue cloth with gilt titles and gorilla on the spine.… Read more
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London: John Murray, 1861. Cloth. Good. 9" by 6". Not Stated. A nicely rebound edition of Du Chaillu's travelogue through Africa, including his interactions with gorillas, with illustrated plates and a folding map. Second edition, rebound. Folding frontispiece, title page, and pages iii-vi are provided in facsimile. Photocopy of the original front board is pasted onto the… Read more
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London, John Murray 1861.. gr.-8°. 470 S. Mit 1 mehrf. gefalt. Frontisp., 28 Taf. u. 42 Abb. im Text HLdr. Mit goldgepr. Rückentit. Einige wenige Ss. m. Restaurierungsspuren, einige Ss. wenig fleckig. Karte fehlt. EA Graesse VII, 170f. - Paul Belloni Du Chaillu, 1835-1903, war ein französischer Anthropologe und Afrikaforscher. Du Chaillu erhielt von der Academy of Natural… Read more
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New York, Harper & Brothers 1861.. gr.-8°. XXII, [1] 26-531 pp. Mit 1 mehrf. gefalt. Frontisp., 28 Taf. u. 42 Abb. im Text u. 1 mehrf. gefalt. Karte, HLdr. Mit goldgepr. Rückentit. Wenige Kartenrisse, sauber geklebt. Graesse VII, 170f. - First American edition - Paul Belloni Du Chaillu, 1835-1903, war ein französischer Anthropologe und Afrikaforscher. Du Chaillu erhielt… Read more
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Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa; With Accounts of the Manners and Customs of the People

by Du Chaillu, Paul B.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1861
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards moderately worn, foxing to preliminary leaves, map is toned and worn at edges and has sev
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First Edition
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London: John Murray. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards moderately worn, foxing to . preliminary leaves, map is toned and worn at edges and has several tears.. 1861. First Edition. Hardcover. Subtitle continued: And of the Chace of the Gorilla, Crocodile, Leopard, Elephant, Hippopotamus, and Other Animals. Half black leather titled in gilt on spine with marbled… Read more
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Explorations And Adventures In Equatorial Africa

by Paul B. Du Chaillu

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Ergodebooks
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2008-10-27
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Used:Good
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9781443772501
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Angell Press, 2008-10-27. Paperback. Used:Good.
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Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa

by Paul B, du Chaillu

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Published
1868
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good condition only in  a worn 1/2 leather binding that is quite worn and with the front hinge starting - the plates
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Harper and Brothers, 1868. hardback. good condition only in  a worn 1/2 leather binding that is quite worn and with the front hinge starting - the plates are present BUT the book lacks the  map at the rear - shipping via USPS.
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1861-01-01. Acceptable. Decorative brown cloth cover shows moderate to heavy wear and tear, edgewear and rubbing, cracked joints and loss on the spine, tape repair. Minor writing on the front free endpaper, some pages shaken. Pages are tanned with minor scattered soiling/foxing.
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Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa

by Du Chaillu, Paul B.

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Published
1871
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Good
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Revised and Enlarged Edition
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New York: Harper & Bros., 1871. 535pp.Two-page frontispiece (Gorilla). Purple Cloth, gilt lettering, 88 illustrations, including a foldout map of Equatorial Africa. Wear and tear to the covers, hinges reinforced. fraying to the spine edges.Foldout map is present but has a large tear which has been tape reinforced. "Explorations and adventures in equatorial Africa; with accounts of the manners and… Read more
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New York: Negro Universities Press. 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. Originally published by Harper & Brothers, New York, 1861. With numerous illustrations, xxii, 531 pages, 79 illustrations + folding map at rear of book, small stamp on verso of title page indicates this was a library book, no other library marks noted, original brown cloth boards, a very … Read more
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Explorations & Adventures in Equatorial Africa

by Paul B. Du Chaillu

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The Real Book Shop
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1983
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As new. Minor shelf wear
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Part of the Time Life series Classics of Exploration. Leatherette binding with red and gilt inlaid frame to front board and red and gilt design and lettering (with raised bands) to spine. Explanatory insert included. Facsimile of the 1861 edition, lavishly illustrated, complete with fold-out illustration and map, preserving historical authenticity of the original work, including typographical errors and printing… Read more
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Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa

by Paul B Du Chaillu

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9783741192371
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Paperback. New.
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Great Britain: Time-Life Books. Near Fine/No Jacket. 1987. First Thus. Full-Leather. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Octavo 0705415074 Hardback Hardcover. Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa; With Accounts of the Manners and Customs of the People, and of the Chace of the Gorilla, Crocodile, Leopard, Elephant, Hippopotamus and Other Animals. loose folding maps … Read more
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Time Life 1983. . Facsimile Reprint of 1861 Ed. xviii + 479pp. + [i]. Folding frontis., 72 plates and ills., folding map. Marbled e.ps., very good in original gilt lettered simulated leather, a.e.g. Classics of Exploration. US$24
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Explorations And Adventures In Equatorial Africa

by Chaillu, Paul B. Du

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1985
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9780705415071
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Amsterdam: Time Life, 1985. A facsimilie of the original 1861 edition, one in the Classics Of Exploration series, all edges gilt, leather bound. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Explorations And Adventures In Equatorial Africa

by Du Chaillu, Paul B.

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Clevedon Community Bookshop
Published
1982
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As New
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9780705415071
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Time-Life Books, 1982. Hardcover. As New. ISBN 705415074. All of our books without an ISBN number (normally pre-1970 in date) are described individually in detail. Books with an ISBN number (this one included) are all offered for sale in a reasonable condition or better: some may be in very good, near fine, or fine condition. If the condition… Read more
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