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1 Alldridge, T J THE SHERBRO AND ITS HINTERLAND
London Macmillan 1901 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
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 
Price: 225.00 USD
 
 
2 Allen, Phillip M; & Segal, Aaron THE TRAVELER'S AFRICA
New York Hopkinson and Blake 1973 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket 
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 
Price: 70.00 USD
 
 
3 Ansorje, W J BAJO EL SOL AMERICANO Description De Las Razas Indigenas De Uganda Aventuras De Caza Y Otras Observaciones
Madrid Espasa-Calpe, S A 1934 Hardcover Very Good+ 
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 
Price: 90.00 USD
 
 
TUNISIA A Personal View of a Timeless Land, Anthony, John
4 Anthony, John TUNISIA A Personal View of a Timeless Land
New York Charles Scribner 1961 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
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 
Price: 27.37 USD
 
 
5 Birkby, Carel NATIVE LIFE IN SOUTH AFRICA
Pretoria South African Tourist Corporation Booklet Very Good+ 
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 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
YALLAH, Bowles, Paul
6 Bowles, Paul YALLAH
New York McDowell, Obolensky 1957 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
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 
Price: 200.00 USD
 
 
TRIBES OF THE SAHARA, Briggs, Lloyd Cabot
7 Briggs, Lloyd Cabot TRIBES OF THE SAHARA
Cambridge Harvard University Press 1960 0674908708 / 9780674908703 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
DJ a bit darkened ; Numerous b&w photographs ; 8vo; 295 pages 
Price: 120.86 USD
 
 
8 Burton, A R E CAPE COLONY TO-DAY
Cape Town Townshend, Taylor, & Snashall 1907 Hardcover Very Good 
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 
Price: 175.00 USD
 
 
LACERDA'S JOURNEY TO CAZEMBE IN 1798, Burton, Richard F.
9 Burton, Richard F. LACERDA'S JOURNEY TO CAZEMBE IN 1798
London John Murray 1873 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
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 
Price: 500.00 USD
 
 
MAURITIUS, Castelain, Jean-Claude
10 Castelain, Jean-Claude MAURITIUS
Mauritius Les Editions Nourault 1972 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Wear & small open tears to DJ ; Lots of color photos and info about the island nation; Color Photographs; 8vo 
Price: 20.17 USD
 
 
11 Cegielka, Francis A LIFE ON THE ROCKS Among the Natives of the Union of South Africa
North Tonawanda Pallottinum 1957 Hardcover Very Good 
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 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
12 Chapman, F Spencer LIGHTEST AFRICA
London Chatto & Windus 1955 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
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 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
13 Chapman, F Spencer LIGHTEST AFRICA
London Chatto & Windus 1955 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
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 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
14 Chapman, F Spencer LIGHTEST AFRICA
London Chatto & Windus 1955 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Shelf wear and open tears to DJ. Slight staining to DJ ; Author Chapman took his wife and three sons 17, 000 miles through Africa in a van. ; Color Photographs; 8vo; 288 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
15 Chase, Ilka THE VARIED AIRS OF SPRING
New Brunswick Doubleday 1969 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
DJ price clipped and slightly browned. Bookstore sticker on half-title page; Noted writer and actress Ilka Chase, after a proposed trip to the Middle East is postponed due to the 1967 war, takes on Africa and the Mediterranean. Map in endpapers ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 262 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
16 Chase, Ilka THE VARIED AIRS OF SPRING
New Brunswick Doubleday 1969 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Very light wear to DJ; Review copy with notice laid in. Noted writer and actress Ilka Chase, after a proposed trip to the Middle East is postponed due to the 1967 war, takes on Africa and the Mediterranean. Map in endpapers; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 262 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
THE VARIED AIRS OF SPRING, Chase, Ilka
17 Chase, Ilka THE VARIED AIRS OF SPRING
Garden City Doubleday 1969 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear to DJ; Noted writer and actress Ilka Chase, after a proposed trip to the Middle East is postponed due to the 1967 war, takes on Africa and the Mediterranean. Map in endpapers ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 262 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
18 Chilvers, Hedley A JOHANNESBURG Out of the Crucible
New York Frederick A Stokes Company Hardcover Very Good 
Spine slightly sunned. Gilt spine lettering faded. Binding cracked p. 115 ; More about the discovery of gold in the Witwatersrand field than about Johannesburg, this is the tale of the 1884 discovery of a field estimated to contain two billion pounds of gold; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 274 pages 
Price: 70.00 USD
 
 
THE VICTORIA FALLS A Handbook to the Victoria Falls, the Batoka Gorge and Part of the Upper Zambesi River, Clark, J. Desmond
19 Clark, J. Desmond THE VICTORIA FALLS A Handbook to the Victoria Falls, the Batoka Gorge and Part of the Upper Zambesi River
Northern Rhodesia Commission for the Preservation of Natural and Historical Monuments and Relics 1952 Softcover Very Good 
Covers a bit worn and browned. Spine nicely tape repaired. Internally VG+ ; 4 color plates, 32 b&w illustrations from photographs, 4 line drawings and 2 maps. Bound-in errata slip. SIGNED by the illustrator Barbara Tyrrell; 8vo; 160 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
 
20 Cotlow, Lewis N. ZANZABUKU Dangerous Safari
New York Rinehart & Company 1956 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Wrinkling and open tears to DJ. Previous owner's name sticker in fep. Binding slightly loose; Over a twenty year period, noted explorer and film producer Cotlow journeyed deep into Equitorial Africa in search of the ancient cultures--and the perfect photograph ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 370 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
ZANZABUKU Dangerous Safari, Cotlow, Lewis N.
21 Cotlow, Lewis N. ZANZABUKU Dangerous Safari
New York Rinehart & Company 1956 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Open tears to price clipped DJ. Slight spotting to boards; Over a twenty year period, noted explorer and film producer Cotlow journeyed deep into Equitorial Africa in search of the ancient cultures--and the perfect photograph, like the one in this volume of a Turkana mother simultaneously nursing a baby person and a baby lion! ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 370 pages 
Price: 27.37 USD
 
 
MY AFRICAN NEIGHBORS Man, Bird, and Beast in Nyasland, Coudenhove, Hans
22 Coudenhove, Hans MY AFRICAN NEIGHBORS Man, Bird, and Beast in Nyasland
Boston Little Brown & Company 1925 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Wear to extremities. Fraying to spine ends. Ex-lib with blindstamp to title page and card pocket removal residue to front endpaper ; So immersed in African culture is author Coudenhove that he had not slept in a bed, dined with a human, or seen any entertainment in decades of living there. Quoth he: I have not been in a theatre for twenty-eight years...and I have never seen any of the modern dances--'jazz' I think they are called. So this perspective might be considered unsullied by any 'modern' thinking, and it is pure African to the core--a unique perspective on the fauna of the continent ; Ex-Lib; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 245 pages 
Price: 27.37 USD
 
 
THINKING BLACK 22 Years Without a Break in the Long Grass of Central Africa, Crawford, D.
23 Crawford, D. THINKING BLACK 22 Years Without a Break in the Long Grass of Central Africa
New York George H Doran Company 1912 Hardcover; Second Printing Very Good 
Corners slightly bumped. Both hinges started. Binding not tight; some photos tipped in; B&W Photographs; 8vo; xvi,485,18 pages 
Price: 48.94 USD
 
 
24 Crawford, Dan BACK TO THE LONG GRASS My Link with Livingstone
New York George H. Doran Company N.D. Hardcover Very Good+ 
Several pages creased and wrinkled, scarcely affecting readability. Previous owner's name carefully printed to front free endpaper ; Meandering and occasionally frustrating account of Crawford's time as a missionary and explorer in Africa. The link with Livingstone is tenuous at best, as the erstwhile explorer died when Crawford was only three years old; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 373 pages 
Price: 41.75 USD
 
 
THE CONGO AND COASTS OF AFRICA, Davis, Richard Harding
25 Davis, Richard Harding THE CONGO AND COASTS OF AFRICA
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1907 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
The West Coast of Africa illustrated and described by author Davis. Top edge gilt ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 220 pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
 
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