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THE SHERBRO AND ITS HINTERLAND

By: Alldridge, T J

Price: $225.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4826


Previous owner's name in ffep. Organization stamp in front endpaper and title page. Binding not tight; Numerous b&w photos illustrate this account of the author's sojourn in Sierra Leone. Map in rear pocket ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 356 pages View more info

THE TRAVELER'S AFRICA

By: Allen, Phillip M; & Segal, Aaron

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Hopkinson and Blake: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4040


Closed tears to DJ. Binding slightly loose; Review copy with publisher's note and review from Publisher's Weekly laid in. A chapter on all the then -current countries on the continent, reviewing modes of travel, currency, sights to see, political atmosphere, etc; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 972 pages View more info

BAJO EL SOL AMERICANO Description De Las Razas Indigenas De Uganda Aventuras De Caza Y Otras Observaciones

By: Ansorje, W J

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Madrid, Espasa-Calpe, S A: 1934

Order Number: 4636


Slight sunning to spine; In Spanish. An overview of the indigenous peoples of Uganda and Southern Africa. Ornate gilt lettering on spine, with gilt deptiction of sailing ship ; B&W Photographs; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 352 pages View more info

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TUNISIA A Personal View of a Timeless Land

By: Anthony, John

Price: $27.37

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner: 1961

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 11081


Slight chipping to DJ with very small open tears. Previous owner's name to front pastedown. Notes in rear; Color frontispiece and B&W photos and illustrations (by the author) enhance this overview of Tunisia, from ancient times to the French occupation to independence, with a personal perspective, as the author met his wife there ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 221 pages View more info

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MOROCCO

By: Bensusan, S L

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17876


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Minute tears to spine ends. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. First and last few pages browned and a bit frail. Light chipping to half title page ; Butterscotch boards with ornate design to front and spine. Top edge gilt; Color Illustrations; 8vo; xv, 231 pages View more info

NATIVE LIFE IN SOUTH AFRICA

By: Birkby, Carel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pretoria, South African Tourist Corporation:

Order Number: 4556


Minor shelf wear to cover ; Condensed view of customs of native peoples of South Africa. Undated, circa 50's ; Color Illustrations; Square 12mo; 48 pages View more info

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YALLAH

By: Bowles, Paul

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, McDowell, Obolensky: 1957

Order Number: 11933


Wear to DJ. One corner bumped ; 83 pages of photos of the peoples of Northwestern Africa. Text by Paul Bowles. Review copy with slip laid in ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 17,83 pages View more info

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TRIBES OF THE SAHARA

By: Briggs, Lloyd Cabot

Price: $120.86

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 8541


DJ a bit darkened ; Numerous b&w photographs ; 8vo; 295 pages View more info

CAPE COLONY TO-DAY

By: Burton, A R E

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Cape Town, Townshend, Taylor, & Snashall: 1907

Order Number: 4557


Rubbing to extremities. Shelfwear to boards. Binding slightly weak in front portion of book ; Still under British rule, South Africa as of 1907 is examined here. Numerous statistics, photos, and maps ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 316 pages View more info

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LACERDA'S JOURNEY TO CAZEMBE IN 1798

By: Burton, Richard F.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1873

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15949


Wear to extremities. Front hinge started with ffep slightly loose. Archival tape repair to fold-out front map. Binding loose in spots; The story of the Portugese expeditions through central Africa, translated and annotated by Sir Richard Burton; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 271 pages View more info

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LIVINGSTONE

By: Campbell, R. J.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18017


Spine a bit browned. Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Former owner's name on front free endpaper; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 295 pages View more info

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MAURITIUS

By: Castelain, Jean-Claude

Price: $20.17

Publisher: Mauritius, Les Editions Nourault: 1972

Order Number: 12947


Wear & small open tears to DJ ; Lots of color photos and info about the island nation; Color Photographs; 8vo View more info

LIFE ON THE ROCKS Among the Natives of the Union of South Africa

By: Cegielka, Francis A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: North Tonawanda, Pallottinum: 1957

Order Number: 4862


Tape marks to boards. Library markings removed from front endpaper. Previous owner's name written and crossed out on half title; A study of attempts to convert the peoples of South Africa to Catholicism ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 188 pages View more info

LIGHTEST AFRICA

By: Chapman, F Spencer

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1955

Order Number: 3968


Open tear and small closed tear to DJ. Slight sunning to boards; How would you like to take your wife, three children (the oldest six) , and their nanny in a small van all the way across Africa for eight months? The Chapman family did it, and a fine story it is ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 288 pages View more info

LIGHTEST AFRICA

By: Chapman, F Spencer

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1955

Order Number: 3969


Chipping and minute closed tears to DJ ; How would you like to take your wife, three children (the oldest six) , and their nanny in a small van all the way across Africa for eight months? The Chapman family did it, and a fine story it is. Numerous photographs, some in color, illustrate this exciting narrative. Bright yellow boards ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 288 pages View more info