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ZANZABUKU Dangerous Safari

By: Cotlow, Lewis N.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Company: 1956

Order Number: 18450


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 View more info

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ZANZABUKU Dangerous Safari

By: Cotlow, Lewis N.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Company: 1956

Order Number: 3997


Moderate wear and chips to DJ and with one open tear. Price clipped. Previous owner's name sticker in front endpaper ; 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 View more info

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ZANZABUKU Dangerous Safari

By: Cotlow, Lewis N.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Company: 1956

Order Number: 11113


DJ price clipped and with chips ; 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 View more info

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MY AFRICAN NEIGHBORS Man, Bird, and Beast in Nyasland

By: Coudenhove, Hans

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Company: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12944


Moderate wear to boards and with light fraying to spine ends. Gilt lettering faded; 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 pur... View more info

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THINKING BLACK 22 Years Without a Break in the Long Grass of Central Africa

By: Crawford, D

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, George H Doran Company: 1913

Order Number: 18451


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Hinges cracked; From 1889 to 1912 author Crawford travelled around Central Africa; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 485,18 pages View more info

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THINKING BLACK 22 Years Without a Break in the Long Grass of Central Africa

By: Crawford, D.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, George H Doran Company: 1912

Order Number: 11672


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Hinges weakening ; Numerous tipped in photographs; B&W Photographs; 8vo; xvi,485,18 pages View more info

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BACK TO THE LONG GRASS My Link with Livingstone

By: Crawford, Dan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran Company: N.D.

Order Number: 15176


Several pages creased and wrinkled and with a few small tears, but not 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 View more info

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THE CONGO AND COASTS OF AFRICA

By: Davis, Richard Harding

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17721


The West Coast of Africa illustrated and described by author Davis. Top edge gilt ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 220 pages View more info

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THE STRONG BROWN GOD The Story of the Niger River

By: De Gramont, Sanche

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 18476


DJ with light edgewear. Light foxing to top edge ; Maps in endpapers. The turbulent history of a turbulent river; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 350 pages View more info

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THE LAND OF THE PEPPER BIRD Liberia

By: De La Rue, Sidney

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Putnam: 1930

Order Number: 4001


Boards with light shelfwear. Spine sunned. Rear hinge started ; All about the mysterious land of Liberia. Maps in endpapers; Ex-Library; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 330 pages View more info

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DIGGING FOR LOST AFRICAN GODS The Record of Five Years Archaeological Excavation in North Africa

By: De Prorok, Byron Khun

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1926

Order Number: 15261


Light wear to spine ends. Spine lettering faded; Detailed look not just at the archaeological expeditions, but how they are organized, how excavations are actually done, and how it all relates to the study of prehistoric humans. Top edge gilt. Folding map bound in rear; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 369 pages View more info

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THE PEDRO GORINO The Adventures of a Negro Sea-Captain in Africa

By: Dean, Harry

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12919


Light wear to buckram boards. Spine a bit sunned and gilt spine lettering faded. Former owner's name on front endpaper. Small closed tear to on front free endpaper; The author's attempts to create an Ethiopian empire; 8vo; 262 pages View more info

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THE PEDRO GORINO The Adventures of a Negro Sea-Captain in Africa

By: Dean, Harry

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12950


Green buckram boards with gilt spine lettering a bit faded. Previous owner's name to front pastedown; The author's attempts to create an Ethiopian empire; 8vo; 262 pages View more info

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SAFARI BY JET

By: Del Rey, Maria (Sister)

Price: $23.77

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12946


Wear & chipping to DJ; The sister visits Tanganyika, Ceylon, the Philippines, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, and Japan; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 308 pages View more info

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LAKE VICTORIA TO KHARTOUM WITH RIFLE & CAMERA

By: Dickinson, Capt. F. A.

Price: $470.00

Publisher: London, John Lane the Bodley Head:

Order Number: 189


Bookplate. Very faint foxing to first few pages. Title page and introduction page are a bit smaller due to a binding error. Small closed tear to page xvii. Else a very handsome copy. ; With an introduction by the Rt. Hon. Winston Churchill and numerous illustrations from photographs taken by the author View more info

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LAKE VICTORIA TO KHARTOUM WITH RIFLE & CAMERA

By: Dickinson, Capt. F. A.

Price: $390.57

Publisher: London, John Lane the Bodley Head: N.D.

Order Number: 11605


Foxing throughout. Binding not tight. List of illustrations page has one small closed tear ; With an introduction by the Rt. Hon. Winston Churchill and numerous illustrations from photographs taken by the author ; B&W Photographs; 334 pages View more info

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SPORTING SCENES AMONGST THE KAFFIRS OF SOUTH AFRICA

By: Drayson, Alfred W. (Capt. )

Price: $275.00

Publisher: London, Routledge, Warne, & Routledge: 1860

Edition: Second Edition

Order Number: 2190


Some rubbing to outer hinges and corners. Small chips to top and bottom spine. Internally fine ; 1/2 contemporary dark red leather boards, blindstamped with linear design. Spine with dark brown label and gilt lettering and five raised bands. Marbled edges. Numerous absolutely outstanding b&w etchings; 12mo; 327 pages View more info

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THE COUNTRY OF THE DWARFS

By: Du Chaillu, Paul

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1900

Order Number: 12939


Boards with moderate wear to extremities. Hinges started and with first few pages loosening; Travelling across Africa after a four year absence, author Du Chaillu revisits old haunts and old friends; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; vii,314 pages View more info

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WILD LIFE AND THE CAMERA

By: Dugmore, A Radclyffe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J & B Lippincott: 1912

Order Number: 11132


Protective self adhesive mylar pasted on book (? ). Light foxing to first and last few pages. Hinges loosening ; Early wildlife photos along with descriptions of habits and habitats; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 332 pages View more info

AFRICAN JUNGLE LIFE

By: Dugmore, A Radclyffe

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4715


Slight browning to edges and endpapers; Eight full-page color illustrations enliven this account, interestingly, of Africa from the point of view of the animals. A sympathetic telling, if perhaps a trifle overblown ; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 246 pages View more info

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THE LAND OF THE WHITE HELMET Lights and Shadows around Africa

By: Forbes, Edgar Allen

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Fleming H. Revell Company: 1910

Order Number: 12951


Front hinge weakening. ; hither and thither in Africa; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 356 pages View more info

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GENNET LIVES IN ETHIOPIA

By: Forsberg, Vera

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Company: 1968

Order Number: 18457


DJ with very light edgewear and with one small closed tear ; Photogravures by Anna Riwkin-Brick. A nicely produced book for children and young adults; 8vo View more info

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A DIPLOMATIST'S WIFE IN MANY LANDS [TWO VOLUME SET]

By: Fraser, Mrs. Hugh

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co: 1913

Order Number: 4824


Boards a bit darkened and with slight rubbing to extremities. ; The reminiscences of a diplomat's wife, who travelled nearly the entire globe with her statesman husband. top edge gilt; 8vo; 354,324 pages View more info

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SOUTH OF THE SAHARA

By: Gatti, Attilio

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, National Travel Club: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18461


Boards with light edgewear and light soiling to back boards. ; Author Gatti, veteran of many trips to Africa, recounts his adventures among the pygmies, pythons, elephants, and okapi of the jungle ; B&W Photographs; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 266 pages View more info

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SOUTH OF THE SAHARA

By: Gatti, Attilio

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, National Travel Club: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4144


DJ darkened and with light chipping. Small hole to DJ spine. Previous owner's name in half-title page ; Book club edition, with blank back to DJ. Author Gatti, veteran of many trips to Africa, recounts his adventures among the pygmies, pythons, elephants, and okapi of the jungle ; B&W Photographs; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 266 pages View more info