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FORTY YEARS AMONG THE ZULUS

By: Tyler, Josiah

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, Congregational Sunday-School and Publishing Society: 1891

Order Number: 14506

Condition: Very Good


Very light dampstaining throughout. Boards with a few spots; Forty years as a missionary in South Africa ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 300 pages View more info

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JUNGLE GODS

By: Von Hoffman, Carl

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4260

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light shelfwear. Small soiling to back board ; The beliefs and superstitions of the Lala tribe in what is now Zimbabwe are here examined; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 286 pages View more info

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NEW SONG IN A STRANGE LAND

By: Warner, Esther

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1948

Order Number: 18455

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear to DJ. ; An American artist goes to Liberia and is eventually accepted as a peer. An interesting, unusual story; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 302 pages View more info

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NEW SONG IN A STRANGE LAND

By: Warner, Esther

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1948

Order Number: 18459

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ with moderate wear and light chipping; An American artist goes to Liberia and is eventually accepted as a peer. An interesting, unusual story. Nicely SIGNED by both the artist Jo Dendel and the author Esther Warner on front free endpaper; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 302 pages View more info

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NEW SONG IN A STRANGE LAND

By: Warner, Esther

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1948

Order Number: 4000

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ with light wear and chipping. First few pages lightly waterstained ; An American artist goes to Liberia and is eventually accepted as a peer. An interesting, unusual story; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 302 pages View more info

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NEW SONG IN A STRANGE LAND

By: Warner, Esther

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1948

Order Number: 18458

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ lightly torn and with moderate edgewear and chipping. ; An American artist goes to Liberia and is eventually accepted as a peer. An interesting, unusual story; Book Club Edition; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 302 pages View more info

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NEW SONG IN A STRANGE LAND

By: Warner, Esther

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1948

Order Number: 3999

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with light edgewear and one small closed tear. Former owner's writing on front free endpaper; An American artist goes to Liberia and is eventually accepted as a peer. An interesting, unusual story; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 302 pages View more info

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DERVISH The Rise and Fall of an African Empire

By: Warner, Philip

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Taplinger Publishing Company: 1975

Order Number: 15102

ISBN: 0800821688

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear to DJ with apparent sticker removal; A series of confrontations between the forces of the Mahdi, called the Dervishes, and the British colonialists ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 235 pages View more info

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STANLEY'S EMIN PASHA EXPEDITION

By: Wauters, A. J.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18016

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Small stamp to front free endpaper. A handsome and tight copy ; Decorative buckram boards with gilt pictorial design. Gilt spine lettering. Published one year after the completion of the expedition, which was one of the last big European expeditions into Africa; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 378 pages View more info

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BIRDS OF EAST AFRICA

By: Williams, John G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Easton Press: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Order Number: 17482

Condition: Near Fine


Color plates. AEG. Satin ribbon ; Roger Tory Peterson Field Guides of the World; 8vo; 415 pages View more info

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FOR WANT OF A NAIL The Failure of the League of Nations in Ethiopia

By: Wilson Jr. , Hugh R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13316

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear to DJ; The attempt to sanction Italy for its invasion of Ethiopia was not successful. Stated first edition ; 8vo; 96 pages View more info

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GLIMPSES OF SOUTH AFRICA

By: Wright, Noel

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1929

Order Number: 12941

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light wear to extremities. Very light waterstaining to spine. Former owner's name on title page ; Thirty-one photographs and one folding map; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 246 pages View more info

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BLACK POWER A Record of Reactions in a Land of Pathos

By: Wright, Richard

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1954

Order Number: 12376

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Light chipping and small open tears to price clipped DJ. Top corners a bit bumped; Noted Author Wright journeys to the Gold Coast, Africa, when that nation was preparing its drive for independence. An interesting African-American perspective on the emergence of African independence ; 8vo; 358 pages View more info

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SOUTH AFRICA RESTAURANT MENU Hotel Claridges, Marine Parade, Durban

By: [Ephemera]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Durban, 1955

Order Number: 18482

Condition: Very Good+


One postcard coffee stained; Dinner menu and 4 regional unused postcards from the same time period. ; 8vo View more info

Image for GUIDES DU SAHARA Sud Tunisien, Sahara Algérien, Sahara Et Sahel Nigériens, Sahara Et Sahel Maliens, Sahara Atlantique, Tibesti

GUIDES DU SAHARA Sud Tunisien, Sahara Algérien, Sahara Et Sahel Nigériens, Sahara Et Sahel Maliens, Sahara Atlantique, Tibesti

By: [Les Guides Bleus]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paris, Hachette: 1977

Order Number: 18489

Condition: Very Good


Spine lightly creased. Boards with light wear to extremities. ; Profusely illustrated; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 717 pages View more info

Image for OUR NATIONAL PARKS Ons Nasionale Parke

OUR NATIONAL PARKS Ons Nasionale Parke

By: [National Parks Board Of The Republic Of South Africa]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pretoria, National Parks Board of the Republic of South Africa:

Order Number: 18486

Condition: Very Good


Some pages a bit bent ; Nd. 1970s. Including numerous ads; 8vo View more info

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SOUTH AFRICA'S COASTS AND MOUNTAINS

By: [South African Tourist Corporation]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: South African Tourist Corporation:

Order Number: 18475

Condition: Very Good+


A nicely illustrated booklet from the 1960's with beautiful maps; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 40 pages View more info

THE TRAVELLER'S HANDBOOK FOR ALGERIA AND TUNISIA

By: [Thos. Cook & Son]

Price: $140.00

Publisher: London, Thos. Cook & Son, Ltd: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4827

Condition: Near Fine


Front endpaper a bit soiled; 29 photos, 4 folding maps on japon paper; 12mo - 7" to 7½" tall; 416 pages View more info