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The Modern Traveller - Egypt, Nubia and Abyssinia, 2 Volumes
 by (Conder, Josiah)
Price: US $290.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A contemporary, original binding of black calf spine and corners, and brown marbled boards. Six guilt double lines across the spine, and gilt title "... Details
Foa, Edouard
 by After Big Game in Central Africa (1894 to 1897
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Original, unfaded black cloth binding with a bright gilt title on the spine and no edgewear. This reprint is one of a series by Peter Capstick with a... Details
Exploratioon and Discovery
 by Albion, Robert G. (editor)
Price: US $7.00
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
The explorations of the High Renaissance, from 1492 to 1522. A thorough summary, pages 151. Very clean ad tight inside and out, with a hint of edgew... Details
A Narrative of the Expedition Sent By Her Majesty's Government to the River Niger, 2 Vol.
 by Allen, Capt. William and T.R.H. Thomson
Price: US $790.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A key volume in West African exploration, to confirm that the Niger River flowed into the Bight of Benin through what is now Nigeria. The expedition... Details
South African Mosaic
 by anonymous
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Near fine original pictorial photo cover, slight corner wear only. A photography book, maybe a bit dated but South Africa as it was visually in the e... Details
An Account of Travels Into the Interior of Sourthern Africa in the Years 1797 and 1798
 by Barrow, John
Price: US $550.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
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
Travels and Discoveries in North and Central Africa, 1849-1855
 by Barth, Henry
Price: US $60.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Contemporary brown 3/4 calf with marbled boards, a bit scuffed. Bright gilt title on the spine, with gilt lines. Remarkably little edge wear. Very ... Details
Travels and Discoveries in North and Central Africa, 5 Volumes
 by Barth, Henry
Price: US $3900.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Title continues, "Being a Journal of an Expedition Undertaken under the Auspices of H.B.M's Government, in the Years 1849-1855". Maps and plates all ... Details
Ghana, the Road to Independence
 by Bourret, F. M.
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Very Good/ dj Very Good. and bibliography. The first edition was publ in 1949 as The Gold Coast 1919-1951. This is the stated third, revised edition.... Details
The Golden Trade of the Moors
 by Bovill, E.W.
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Very good red cloth with slight edgewear and bright gilt title on the spine. Dustjacket good with some edgewear and price clipped, protected in a br... 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)
Price: US $150.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
near fine / dj slt faded but very good, clean & tight inside.Volume one is the Horneman groundbreaking exploration south from the Libyan Coast. Volum... Details
Travels to Discover the Source of the Nile, 5 Volumes
 by Bruce, James
Price: US $4400.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Edition: First Edition
Bruce traveled through Egypt in 1768 to seek the source of the Nile. He embarked in the disguise of a Turkish sailor at Kossier, reaching Gordar in A... Details
Travels to Discover the Source of the Nile, 6 Volumes
 by Bruce, James
Price: US $1800.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Edition: First Edition
Bruce traveled through Egypt in 1768 to seek the source of the Nile. He embarked in the disguise of a Turkish sailor at Kossier, reaching Gordar in A... Details
The Egyptian Sudan, 2 Volumes
 by Budge, E.A. Wallis
Price: US $450.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Bright gilt palm trees and bushman on the front covers, the red cloth is slightly faded on the spine and the ends and tips have only a hint of wear. ... Details
Travels in Nubia
 by Burckhardt, John Lewis - Aka Johann Ludwig Burckhardt ( 1784-1817)
Price: US $1700.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Published by the Association for Promoting the Discovery of the Interior Parts of Africa. It employed the Swiss traveller, the now famed Burckhardt, ... Details
The Life of Captain Sir Richard F. Burton, 2 Volumes
 by Burton, Isabel
Price: US $600.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Lady Burton was not unbiased about the life of her husband, and took some of the nasty bits out of her telling. But she also knew a great deal about... Details
The Life of Captain Sir Richard F. Burton, 2 Volumes
 by Burton, Isabel
Price: US $299.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Lady Burton was not unbiased about the life of her husband, and took some of the nasty bits out of her telling. But she also knew a great deal about... Details
A Mission to Gelele, Two Volumes
 by Burton, Richard
Price: US $750.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
A unique copy of the Memorial Edition on handmade paper and bound by Riviere and Son in full dark blue morocco, A copy was presented by the publishe... Details
First Footsteps in East Africa
 by Burton, Richard
Price: US $500.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
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 $470.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
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
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