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Souvenir of the West Rand, Latest Views of Krugersdorp and District
 by 
Price: US $160.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dark red cloth, a new binding with a black title block on the front board with bright gilt title "Krugersdorp Circa 1900" No date of publication but ... Details
Restless Jungle
 by Akeley, Mary
Price: US $16.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Very good original black cloth with a bright gilt title on the spine and no fading. Only a hint of edgewear. Inside, clean and tight, with a stamp o... Details
An Account of Travels Into the Interior of Sourthern Africa in the Years 1797 and 1798
 by Barrow, John
Price: US $440.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Full contempory tree calf, neatly repaired with a new spine in the correct style, gilt lines and dark maroon title label. Handsome volume and excepti... Details
Missions to the Niger, 4 vol - Hornemann's Travels Cairo to Murzuk 1797, Letters of Major A.G. Laing 1824-26 and (see below)
 by Bovill, E.W. (edited by), Hornemann, Denham, Clapperton, Oudney
Price: US $120.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
near fine / dust jackets slight faded on spine but near fine. Clean & tight inside.Volume one is the Horneman groundbreaking exploration south from ... Details
First Footsteps in East Africa
 by Burton, Richard
Price: US $425.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Original cloth with gilt turbaned man on the front cover and bright gilt title on the spine. Top edges red. Top edges of spines are a bit frayed. I... Details
First Footsteps in East Africa, 2 Volumes
 by Burton, Richard
Price: US $395.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Memorial Edition. This was Burton's first excursion into East Africa, in which he almost got himself and his party killed. Wonderful, bright plates... Details
To the Gold Coast for Gold, 2 volumes
 by Burton, Richard and Verney Lovett Cameron
Price: US $850.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Original red cloth, a gilt nugget of gold on both front covers andgilt titles on the spines. Rebacked skillfully , very clean with tight hinges. Ins... Details
From Sketch-Book and Diary
 by Butler, Elizabeth (and painted by her)
Price: US $58.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
With the scarce dustjacket, intact except for the top inch of the spine. Gilt title on spine is some dulled. Nice travel writing in Ireland, Egypt... Details
Across Africa
 by Cameron, Verney Lovett (Commander Royal Navy)
Price: US $115.00
Binding: Original Cloth
Book Condition: Good
A cornerstone of Africa exploration, the first white man to cross the Continent from west to east, in 1873 to 1875. Hess/Coger 2991. Pages xvi, 508.... Details
From Benguella to the Territory of Yacca, 2 Volumes
 by Capello, H. And R. Ivens
Price: US $1200.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
"Description of a Journey into Central and West Africa, Comprising ...Surveys of the Sources of the Rivers Cunene, Cubango, Luando, Cuanza and Cuango ... Details
Trails of the Hunted
 by Clark, James
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original brown cloth withred titles on the front and the unfaded spine. Split in the outside cloth hinge for two inches at the top, but protected in ... Details
The Gentleman Savage, the Life of Mansfield Parkyns 1823-1894
 by Cumming, Duncan
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy in green cloth with bright gilt title on the unfaded spine. Dustjacket fine, not price-clipped. Inside, as new, no prior owner marks. ... Details
Sport in Asia and Africa
 by Dane, Sir Richard
Price: US $40.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original blue cloth binding with a bright gilt title on the front and the spine title some faded. Wear at the edges and spine ends, and a small scar ... Details
Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa in 1822,1823, and 1824. 2 Vols
 by Denham, Dixon, Capt Clapperton and Doctor Oudney
Price: US $250.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Old maroon cloth, with black title labels on the two spines, and bright gilt letters. Although the binding is unpretentious, inside this pair of volu... Details
Three Visits to Madagascar During the Years 1853-1854-1856
 by Ellis, William
Price: US $245.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Continuation of the title, "Including a Journey to the Capital with Notices of the Natural History of the Country and of the Present Civilisation of t... Details
The Sculpture of Africa
 by Fagg, William
Price: US $60.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Preface by Dr Ralph Linton who was a professor of anthropology at Yale Univ. Fagg was the preeminent expert on African sculpture in the 1950s and 196... Details
Treasures of the Castle of Good Hope
 by Fehr , William
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Original white cloth with color painting on front cover and no edge wear, no rubs, protected in a plastic sleeve. Inside , fine with nobrowning or s... Details
Africa Aeterna -Pictorical Chronical of a Continent
 by Henry, Paul Marc
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A beautiful copy with no edgewear, no prior owner marks, no major flaws to the dustjacket which is protected in a clear, mylar sleeve. Some history a... Details
Journals of the Rev. Messrs. Isenberg and Kraph, Missionaries of the Church Missionary Society, Detailing Their Proccedings in the Kingdom of Shoa
 by Isenberg, Carl and Johann Ludwig Krapf
Price: US $2300.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A RARE book, and a cornerstone of East African exploration. Title continued, "and Journeys in Other Parts of Abyssinia in the Years 1839. 1840, 1841 ... Details
Stanley
 by Jeal, Tim
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Subtitled, "The Impossible Life of Africa's Greatest Explorer", this remains the best biography of Stanley, British born but who passed himself off as... Details
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