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The Military Museum and the History of the Egyptian Army

By: N/A

Price: $17.00

Publisher: The Arab Republic of Egypt / Ministry of Defence:

Seller ID: EW96

Condition: Very Good


No date of publication; Lightly to moderately edge-scuffed and worn; Textblock very clean and tight. 64p. View more info

Safari Ethiopia

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Imperial Ethiopian Government Wildlife Conservation Organization: 1973

Seller ID: SB10851

Condition: Very Good


Undated publication, however the maps are dated 1973; Errata glued to fep. Lightly age toned, else textblock is clean and tight, folded maps laid in. Minor wear to the spine and corners. Rear pocket detached for folded maps is detached at one side. 45pp. View more info

The Guide to Swaziland

By: Andrews, Bruce

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Johannesburg-Mbabane, Winchester Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB7315

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's inked name near bottom edge of ffep, else textblock is clean and tight, b&w photographs and maps included. A bit of wear to the head and foot of spine and to corners. 194p., including suggested reading and index. View more info

Old Morocco and the Forbidden Atlas

By: Andrews, C.E.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: NY, George H. Doran Company: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW2685

Condition: Very Good


Retired library copy minimally stamped and marked. Textblock very clean and tight, with the binding lightly edge and corner worn; some light wear at the base of the spine. Lacks dust jacket; 295p. View more info

A History of Zanzibar: a Study in Constitutional Development 1934-1964

By: Ayany, S.G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nairobi, East African Literature Bureau: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW2700

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock is very clean and tight; Binding minimally edge and corner rubbed; some light shelf rubbing on the bae of the spine. Spine-sunned dust jacket moderately edge and corner worn; some light surface soiling on front panel and light wear at the spine extremities; 208p., including index. View more info

Wild beasts and their Ways: Reminiscences of Europe, Asia, Africa and America

By: Baker, Sir Samuel W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Prescott, AZ, Wolfe Publishing Co., Inc.: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SB6831

ISBN: 09355632751

Condition: Fine


Beautiful, gift quality copy, a reprint of the 1890 edition; 455p. View more info

The Abyssinian Difficulty: The Emperor Theodorus and Magdala Campaign 1867-68

By: Bates, Darrell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oxford, UK, Oxford University Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB7628

ISBN: 0192117475

Condition: Near Fine


Beautiful, gift quality copy that appears unread. With plates and maps. Brown cloth binding with slight shelf wear. Unclipped dust jacket minimally worn, mylar sleeved. 240pp., including appendixes, bibliography, and index. View more info

Medicine and Society in Tanganyika 1890-1930: a Historical Inquiry (Transactions of the American Philosophical Society Volume 67, Part 3, April 1977)

By: Beck, Ann

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, The American Philosophical Society: 1977

Seller ID: EW1997

Condition: Very Good


Retired library copy with all the usual stamps, stickers, and labels. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers edge and corner worn with some light wear on the spine; bottom corner lightly bent. 59p., including index. View more info

Bell of Africa: The Greatest Elephant Hunter of Them All

By: Bell, Walter D.M.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Boston, Charles T. Branford Company: 1961

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: EW2701

Condition: Very Good


Light underlining and annotations through the last half the textblock. Binding slightly edge and corner rubbed; some light shelf rubbing at the base of the spine. Dust jacket lightly edge and corner worn, with light wear at the spine extremities. 236p. View more info

Algeria From Within

By: Bodley, R. V. C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1927

Seller ID: SB11181

Condition: Very Good


Former owner's bookplate in upper corner of fep, else textblock is clean and tight. B&W photographs. Light wear to top page edges. Sky blue cloth with dark blue stamped bordering and decoration on front cover, shelf soiled spine and covers. 308pp., including index. View more info

Sudan Doctor

By: Bousfield, Leonard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Christopher Johnson: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW2687

Condition: Near Fine


Owner's ink signature on ffep, dated Mansura, Egypt, 1980; Textblock and binding very clean and tight; Lightly shelf rubbed at the base of the spine. Dust jacket lightly edge and corner rubbed; some light surface soiling on back panel. 201p. View more info

The Horn of Africa: Travels in British Somaliland

By: Buchholzer, John (by); Michael, Maurice (translated from Danish by)

Price: $18.95

Publisher: London, The Adventurers Book Club: 1959

Seller ID: SB6828

Condition: Very Good


Light pencil indentations on ffep; textblock is very clean and tight with top edge lightly foxed. Binding lightly edge-worn and gently corner-bumped; One dust jacket panel remnant laid in. 199p. View more info

Shikar

By: Butt, Khan Saheb Jamshed

Price: $120.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Limited: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB7048

Condition: Very Good+


Clean and tight textblock. All edges are lightly foxed. Very slight shelf wear to binding. Unclipped dust jacket, edge-worn, and with small chips and tears to head and foot of spine and to corners; 187p., including appendix. From the jacket: "This book tells how, when and where to shoot; how to save oneself from a wounded animal; and how to kill a maneater." View more info

The Last Ivory Hunter: The Saga of Wally Johnson

By: Capstick, Peter Hathaway

Price: $145.00

Publisher: NY, Derrydale Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition of 2500 Copies

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB6880

ISBN: 0312000480

Condition: Near Fine


An un-numbered copy; Adobe silk moire end pages, dark purple silk bookmarker sewn into headband. There is some light penciled underlining and markings on about a dozen pages, otherwise this copy is extremely clean and tight. Almost appears unread. All edges gilt. Gilt decoration and lettering on binding with 4 raised bands. 220p., including index. View more info

The White Impala: The Story of a Game Ranger

By: Carr, Norman (by); Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands (with a Foreword by)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1971

Edition: Stated 1st Reprint

Seller ID: SB7526

ISBN: 0002119285

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated end pages, textblock and binding is immaculate; Stated 1st reprint; Unclipped and lightly surface rubbed dust jacket with closed tears to head and foot of spine, bumped corners. 190p. View more info

Africa: A Supplementary Geography: The Continents and Their People

By: Chamberlain, James Franklin; Chamberlain, Arthur Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Company: 1914

Seller ID: SB10182

Condition: Good+


Ex-library copy with stamps and ink markings, else a well aged copy, brown endpages, b&w photographs. Brown cloth binding with stamped illustration and bordering on front cover, light fraying to head and foot of spine, lightly bumped/frayed corners, light rubbing to covers, slight soiling. 210p., including index of vocabulary. View more info

Tree Tops

By: Corbett, Jim

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW2696

Condition: Very Good+


Textblock is very clean and tight. Binding slightly edge and corner rubbed; some light wear around the spine. Dust jacket lightly edge and corner rubbed; several small tears and light surface soiling on back panel. 30p. View more info

The Camel's Back: Service in the Rural Sudan

By: Davies, Reginald

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1957

Seller ID: SB7537

Condition: Very Good


Lightly aged endpapers, else textblock is clean and tight. Sunned spine and boards lightly bowed; Lacks dust jacket; 209p., including pronunciation of names and index. View more info

The Boer Fight for Freedom

By: Davitt, Michael

Price: $70.00

Publisher: NY, Funk & Wagnalls Company: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB4077

Condition: Very Good


ink booksale stamp on fep, otherwise textblock is clean and tight; Errata tipped in at page 1; lightly shelf worn binding, scuffed and worn at the spine extremities; beautifully gilt embossed binding; The binding is "signed" by the designer; 603p., including index. View more info

A Thousand Miles Up the Nile

By: Edwards, Amelia B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, A. L. Burt, Publisher:

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: SB11731

Condition: Good


Circa 1891. News clipping laid at chapter 1, page 1, leaving pages toned. Blue carbon like end pages, with former owner's ink name along upper edge of ffep, light crease to top corner of ffep-beginning of chapter 1. Else clean and tight. Faded top edges gilt. Olive green cloth binding, moderate bump to top front corner, light fraying to the corners, bumped head and foot of spine with light fraying, scuffed covers. 454pp., including index. View more info