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The Highlands of Aethiopia, 3 Volumes
 by Harris, W. Cornwallis (Major)
Price: US $1600.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A fine set, bound in dark green 3/4 calf , gilt decoration on and flanking each raised band on the spine, with red calf spine labels having bright gil... Details
The Life of George Grenfell, Congo Missionary and Explorer
 by Hawker, George
Price: US $80.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
This book had a second edition in the same year, was considered an early record of exploration in Central Africa, as well as missionary efforts in cou... Details
Africa Aeterna -Pictorical Chronical of a Continent
 by Henry, Paul Marc
Price: US $50.00
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
The Siege of Kumassi
 by Hodgson, Lady Mary Alice (Young)
Price: US $155.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A rare account of the siege of Kumassi in 1900, written by the wife of the British colonial Governor of the Gold Coast. It is a stirring account, wi... Details
Life of General Gordon
 by Hope, Eva
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Dark blue cloth with fresh gilt decorative design at spine ends. No date of publication, but circa 1890 based on other copies. Pages 369 plus 16 pag... Details
The New Societies of Tropical Africa
 by Hunter, Guy
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Original cloth with very slight edgewear and a bright gilt title on the spine. Dust jacket is NOT price clipped, has a bit of edgewear and no tears. ... 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 $2700.00
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
THROUGH AFRICAN DOORS - Experiences & Encounters in West Africa
 by Jahn, Janheinz
Price: US $3.00
Binding: Cloth
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Very good original orange cloth /no dj. Originally published in German in 1960. Illustrated by 2 maps, 8 pp photos. Pages 235 with index. This is a ... Details
The Rear Column -of the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition
 by Jameson, James S, Edited By Mrs. James S. Jameson
Price: US $175.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Hess Coger 3927. A Disaster to the supply column for Stanley, in African exploration. By the naturalist of the expedition. Two folding maps profess... Details
Stanley
 by Jeal, Tim
Price: US $20.00
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
The Role of the Military in Underdeveloped Countries
 by Johnson, John J. (editor)
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A thorough survey of the supportive role and danger of coups , as of 1962, in Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East. They didn't know the h... Details
Travels in Africa, During the Years 1882-1886
 by Junker, Wilhelm
Price: US $395.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Translated from the German by A.H. Keaane. This is the third of 3 volumes in which Junker records his travels and research. That travel earned him... Details
THE FIRST DECADE - a Report on Independent Black Africa
 by Kahn, E. J.
Price: US $2.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
The author was fine staff writer for the New Yorker, which makes up for this being observations based on his travels and interviews 35 years ago. Ne... Details
The Ends of the Earth
 by Kaplan, Robert D.
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
" A Journey at the Dawn of the 21st Century". Kaplan widens his horizon to Islamic fundamentalism, failed states in West Africa and Asia, and this i... Details
TROPICAL AFRICA , 2 volumes
 by Kimble, George H.T.
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
VG copy of a fine work, compiled by a geographer, with the best academics of the 1960s contributing. A must in any Africa library. Details
The Swazi, a South African Kingdom
 by Kuper, Hilda
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Pictorial Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
An anthropology softback pamphlet, pages 84, by a Univ of California scholar. Vey readable essay on a South African tribe. No edgewear, no prior own... Details
EUROPE IN AFRICA IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
 by Latimer, Elizabeth Wormley
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Very good dark green cloth, gilt design of shields on front and a bright gilt title on the spine. Colonial invasion and exploration, an early study.... Details
Second Voyage Dans L'Interieur De L'Afrique Par Le Cap De Bonne Esperance, 3 Vol.
 by Le Vaillant, F.
Price: US $790.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
"Dans les Annees 1783, 84 et 85". Text in French. Three volumes, pages xliv, 304: 426: and 525. Half titles in vol 2 and 3. 3/4 calf with grey mar... Details
The Lower Niger and Its Tribes
 by Leonard, Major Arthur Glyn
Price: US $98.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A great book on the tribes of southeast and southcentral Nigeria, including their religious beliefs, witchcraft and ceremonies. Pages xxii,564, index... Details
Letters from Egypt, Ethiopia, and the Peninsula of Sinai, with Extracts from Chronology of the Egyptians
 by Lepsius, Dr Richard (translated by Leonora & Joanna Horner)
Price: US $175.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
very good cloth, very clean & tight inside. An excellent travel journal through Egypt & the Sinai, and into Ethiopia, sent by the King of Prussia. A n... Details
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