• Facing Danger In The Last Wilderness Doug Allan 1962 First Edition

    Good condition dust cover wear no missing or torn pages . Excellent true early African adventure story's
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  • Green Hills Of Africa by Ernest Hemingway 1935 Hardcover 1935 First Edition

    The book has green boards, with gold inlay on the front, and black and gold on an age toned spine. There are some faded areas on the front and back. Otherwise, the book remains in Very Good condition.
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  • In Darkest Africa Retreat Signed by Author 1st/1st Leather Limited/Maps Neat

    1890, STANLEY Henry Morton Charles Scribner's Sons
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  • Tarzan Collection- Edgar Rice Burroughs-24 books w/dust jackets 17 1st Editions

    A rare opportunity to acquire a near complete set of Tarzan hardcover books, all with dustjackets (all but one or two are professionally produced facsimiles). Most are in very good or better condition.
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  • 1939 Dark Rapture Felix Bryk The Sex-Life of the African Negro 65 Photos 1st Ed

    This book is titled, " Dark Rapture, The Sex-Life of the African Negro". Written by Felix Bryk. It is a First edition. Published by Walden Publications. It is a hardcover edition. Features a section of 65 black & white photos of natives in the back of the book.
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  • African Game Trails, by Theodore Roosevelt 1910

    This wonderful book is with illustrations from photographs by Kermit Roosevelt and other members of the expedition, and by Philip R. Goodwin. The pages are in terrific condition and the photographs are all tissue protected.
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  • Green Hills of Africa ~ Ernest Hemingway ~ 1935 " Early Edition ~ HC

    Scribner's, 1935 A near fine first edition, with typical moderate fading of spine and edges of cloth, in a very good first issue dust jacket. Scribner's, 1935. with Shenton decorations. Original green cloth; gilt lettering on front board; black decorative strips on spine with gilt lettering.
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  • New ListingFine Red Leather 1961 The Awakening Sahara Shell Oil Exploration Libya N Africa

    Leather. 8vo. Andre Deutsch London 1961. 290 pgs. Illustrated with frontis and black and white plates. Bound in 3/4 red morocco leather with matching marble paper covered cloth. Leather has gilt titles with raised bands present to the spine. Boards very lightly worn to the extremities. Previous owner's name stamped along the heel of the spine. Previous owner's gift inscription present to the first blank page. Original DJ trimmed down and tipped in as additional endpapers.Text is clean and free of marks. Binding tight and solid. "The development of the Sahara with all the complex political, financial and scientific questions to which its exploitation gives rise." Quite a bit on Oil exploration in North Africa, particularly Libya & Royal Dutch Shell.
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  • 1908 BOOK SOME AFRICAN HIGHWAYS BY CAROLINE KIRKLAND

    DECORATED HARDCOVER WITH DUST JACKET APP. THE FRONT COVER END-BOARD IS ALMOST SEPARATED FROM THE BINDING ALONG THE SPINE HINGE BUT NOT LOOSE.
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  • New ListingComplete Guide to Home Improvements in South Africa First Edition 1991

    Condition: Good to Very Good. There is no dust cover - though I do not think one was printed for this book. Some shelf wear to the edges of cover. Corners are bumped and have wear (see photos) Red page marker is still in excellent condition.NO spine creasing.
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  • 1st Ed., 1st Printing Green Hills of Africa Ernest Hemingway Good cond. Repro DJ

    Green Hills of Africa by Ernest Hemingway. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1935. Hemingway’s second non-fiction is of his travels with his wife in East Africa in December, 1933. Page 22 has his famous quote about.
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  • VERY RARE, ORIGINAL DJ, 1910, 1ST ED, THEODORE ROOSEVELT, AFRICAN GAME TRAILS

    By Theodore Roosevelt. African Game Trails. An Account of the African Wanderings of an American Hunter-Naturalist. In the rare original dust jacket. Quarto, xv, 529 pages, publisher's original dust jacket which has a few chips and tears and some soiling, publisher's brown cloth covered boards, illustrated throughout, top edge gilt, else in very good condition.
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  • 1929 MARTIN OSA JOHNSON Both Signed LION AFRICA BIG GAME HUNTING SAFARI TANZANIA

    Very, very scarce: LION - AFRICAN ADVENTURES WITH THE KING OF BEASTS, by Martin Johnson. Published in 129 by G. P. Putnam's Sons. FIRST EDITION - Signed by both Martin and his wife and partner Osa with an inscription and date of March, 1929.
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  • American Testimonial to Henry Stanley 1890 Photos, Exploration, leather, 1st ed

    The American Testimonial to Henry Stanley. Attributes: Hard cover with wooden boards covered in finely tooled leather - decorative end papers, red silk gutter cloth. Gilt page ends. 6 1/2 "x 10"x 1 1/4".
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  • In Darkest Africa - 1st Edition Vols 1 & 2, Henry M. Stanley, 1890, w/Maps

    In Darkest Africa. First edition. Book has 2 steel engravings and 150 illustrations and maps, nice gilding and raised bands on spine. Published by Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York (1890). By: Henry Morton Stanley.
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  • Wilkinson Manners and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians 1837 1st Fine Bindings

    Illustrated by Drawings of Those Subjects. In Three Volumes. by John Gardner Wilkinson. London, John Murray, 1837. 1st Edition. A bright and clean near fine set with a touch of foxing to some of the plates and leaves, and a tiny ink stain to the bottom edge of volume 2.
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  • LAKE VICTORIA TO KHARTOUM With Rifle Camera Africa 1910

    LAKE VICTORIA TO KHARTOUM With Rifle and Camera by Capt. F.A. Dickinson. Published by John Lane The Bodley Head, London, 1910. First edition with 354 pages, 16 pages of ads, illustrated with 80 photographs.
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  • EXPEDITION TO SOURCE WHITE NILE Africa1841 1st Edition

    Expedition to Discover the Sources of the White Nile in the Years 1840, 1841 by Ferdinand Werne. Published by Richard Bentley, London, 1849. vi, 346 pages, 1 foldout map ix, 354 pages, 1 foldout plate.
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  • "IN DARKEST AFRICA" BY HENRY M. STANLEY VOL 1&2 1890 1st AMERICAN ED COMPLETE

    A TWO VOLUME 1890 FIRST AMERICAN EDITION SET OF TWO (2) BOOKS OF "IN DARKEST AFRICA", BY HENRY M. STANLEY, WITH MANY ILLUSTRATIONS AND THREE (3) FOLDING MAPS IN REAR POCKETS. TWO VOLUMES - 1 @ 547 PAGES & 1 @ 540 PAGES - FIRST FOLIO.
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  • Signed Deutsch-Sudwest-Afrika Forschungsreisen Dr Hans Schinz 1884-87 Ovamboland

    Hardcover. 8vo. Oldenburg und Leipzig. Undated (1891). 568 pgs. Maps. Illustrated with 17 Black and White Plates. First Edition/First Printing. Signed and inscribed by Dr. Hanz Schinz on the title page. Text in German. Bound in cloth and paper covered boards. Boards have light shelf-wear present present to the extremities. No ownership marks present. Previous owner's bookplate present to the reverse of the front board. Text is clean and free of marks. Binding tight and solid. Hans Schinz (December 6, 1858 – October 30, 1941) was a Swiss explorer and botanist who was a native of Zürich. In 1884 he participated in an exploratory expedition to German Southwest Africa that was organized by German merchant Adolf Lüderitz (1834–1886).
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  • GREEN HILLS OF AFRICA Ernest Hemingway Hardcover W/jacket USA 1935 English

    Facsimile first edition first printing. This antique volume is bound in cloth with gilt author's signature on the front cover and black labels on the spine cover. This volume is a first edition and features headpiece illustrations thematically in keeping with Hemingway's account of his African safari.
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  • RARE, 1881, LIVINGSTONE'S & STANLEY'S TRAVELS IN AFRICA, MUNGO PARK, EXPLORATION

    Livingstone's and Stanley's Travels in Africa, Also; The Adventures of Mungo Parke, Clapperton, DuChaillu, Baker and othr Famous Explorers, in the Land of the Palm and the Gorilla. First Edition. With Numerous Illustrations.
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  • Out of Isak Dinesen in Africa: Karen Blixen's Untold Story HC DJ 1st/1st

    Out of Isak Dinesen in Africa: Karen Blixen's Untold Story. More AboutOut of Isak Dinesen in Africa: Karen Blixen's Untold Story. This splendid new biography describes the pioneer life in Kenya of Baroness Karen Blixen.
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  • 1933 David Blunt ELEPHANT Hunting & Big Game Hunter Hunt African Tanzania Africa

    During his first year, he shot 90 elephants. "A classic of African elephant hunting. Blunt was an elephant control officer in Tanganyika, hunting primarily in the Lindi Province. ELEPHANT by Commander David Enderby Blunt.
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  • Out of Africa, Isak Dinesen, First Edition/First Printing

    First Edition, First Printing. A beautiful dj that is rich in color with light wear to the edges. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp with minor wear to the edges.
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  • Travels in Southern Abyssinia Ethiopia by Charles Johnston 1844 2 vol

    TRAVELS IN SOUTHERN ABYSSINIA Through the Country of Adal to the Kingdom of Shoa by CHARLES JOHNSTON in two volumes. It describes the geography of the land and traces the flow of the most important river and water bodies in the region.
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  • The Source of the Blue Nile by Arthur Hayes 1905 London Abyssinia Ethiopia

    Edwardian travel writing by Hayes, a British physician working in Egypt, recounts his voyage through Abyssinia during 1902-3. This book is part of a collection of rare and hard to find out of print books on Africa, Ethiopia and or Abyssinia I recently acquired.
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  • Travel and Big Game Percy Selous 1897 first edition Charles Whymper illustration

    Quarto, first edition, pp. 196, 6 plates of drawings, green cloth boards with beveled edges, gilt lettering on top and spine, gilt palm tree on spine, black drawing of a hunter on top. Mostly written by Selous but with chapters on giraffe and zebra hunting by Bryden.
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  • The Congo by HENRY M. STANLEY ~ First Edition 1885 ~ Near Fine Set Africa 1st

    New York: Harper and Brothers, 1885. xxvii, 528; x, 483pp. with 12 pages of ads at rear. Original green cloth stamped in gilt, white, red, black, and white. First American edition. Near Fine set with both large maps in rear pockets, all illustrations and other fold-out maps, bright gilt, internally clean and bright.
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  • GOLD REGIONS OF SOUTH EASTERN AFRICA 1877

    THE GOLD REGIONS OF SOUTH EASTERN AFRICA by Thomas Baines. Published by Edward Stanford, Charing Cross, London, 1877. A very scarce First edition with 240 pages including 52 pages of ads, 4 photographic plates including frontis, plus illustrations, lacks map.
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  • 1857 1st ed David Livingstone Missionary Travels Illustrated AFRICA Map Angola

    An incredibly rare first edition of David Livingstone’s “Missionary Travels.”. In this book Livingstone describes his travel and work as a missionary to the indigenous people in Central and South Africa.
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  • Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile

    Larger octovo hardcover: rebound original brown cloth, tight and straight and square binding and spine, pages very clean and untorn, the covers are pristine, prior owner name on title page, else NFINE, a handsome copy indeed.
    $140.00
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  • CONGO GODS, by Otto Lutken - 1929 [First Edition] Africa Mythos Fiction

    By Otto Lutken. Congo Gods. Very scarce 1929 First Edition. Story of life and romance in the Congo. 255 pages. Published by: Coward-McCann. New York. Slight scuff to upper back left.
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  • 1882 UGANDA & EGYPTIAN SUDAN AFRICA 2 VOL 1st Ed BOOK MAPS PLATES TABLE RARE

    UGANDA and the EGYPTI AN SUDAN, complete in Two Volumes. Wilson, Charles Thomas and Robert William Felkin. Fir st Edition, 1882. Printed by William Clowes and Sons, Limited. Original pictorial brown cloth, black endpapers.
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  • African Game Trails ~ First Edition ~ Theodore Roosevelt ~ 1910 Rare Book ~

    Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1910. First Edition / First Printing. 1st Editions and Antiquarian Books.
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  • XRARE: 1864 Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile pocket map 1st ed

    Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile By John Hanning Speke Harper and Brothers, New York 1864 This is the first American edition and contains all 75 illustrations plus the often missing rear pocket map, mounted on canvas. An exciting narrative documenting the exploration for and discovery of the source of the Nile River. A classic of African exploration. Burton invited Speke to Africa as part of an expedition to determine the source of the Nile. Illustrated with frontispiece portrait of Speke, map of the River Cali, a large folding map of Eastern Equatorial Africa (in rear pocket), and many wood-engraved plates and text illustrations . 9.25" x 6". green cloth boards with gilt-stamped titles (appears to have been rebound). 590 pages plus publisher's advertising section.
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  • African Game Trails Roosevelt, Theodore USA 1910 hardcover First Edition photos

    Illustrated through out by Kermit Roosevelt and Philip R. Goodwin. Brown cloth over boards with gilt lettering and design on the front and the spine. Gilt top page edges, fore edge and bottom pages edges are not cut.
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  • 1911 Woman hunter Africa African Hunting Belgium Belgian Congo Elephants Buffalo

    Kenneth Czech writes: " Mrs. Roby recounts her adventurous trip to Africa, first incognito as a maid to a wealthy couple, then as a bicyclist through the Belgian Congo. On more than one occasion, she had to face down mutinous porters.".
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  • Alfred Gibbons Exploration Hunting Big Game Hunters Africa African Lions Buffalo

    "A well-written account of the author's journey up the Zambesi into Barotseland and into the country of the Marotse. He ably describes the region, with attention paid to the area around Lake Victoria, Gibbons relates episodes of hunting buffalo, lion, roan, eland, hartebeest, and wildebeest in the region.
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  • Big Game HUNTING BRITISH AFRICA Percy Madeira African Lion Buffalo Leopard Rhino

    A wealthy Philadelphian, Percy Madeira and his wife traveled to East Africa in 1907. Photo plates are quite impressive. Ex-library, but in good condition. Evidence of a library-stamp removal in the spine.
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  • Captain Stigand Library Grancel Fitz AFRICAN ELEPHANT HUNTING Uganda Africa Lion

    This copy comes form the library of Grancel Fitz. Grancel Fitz was the first person to harvest all of the North American big game species then recognized by the Boone & Crockett Club, and he completed most of his hunts in the 1930’s and 40’s when travel to the distant game lands could be an exciting adventure all to its self.
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  • SURGICAL EXPERIENCES IN SOUTH AFRICA 1899-1900 VINTAGE MILITARY MEDICAL 1901

    Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900. being mainly a clinical study of the nature and effects of injuries produced by bullets of small calibre, by George Henry Makins. Hardback in dark cloth in very good condition.
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  • 1869 John Petherick TRAVELS CENTRAL AFRICA EXPLORATIONS NILE TRIBUTARIES African

    New binding. Fine end-papers. Good copy for the book's age. Text block shows light aging with almost no foxing. An important account of the African continent exploration history. Volume I(331 pages) and volume II(271 pages) are profusely illustrated in each volume with numerous engraved illustrations, including frontispieces, plates, other b/w illustrations in text, charts, and maps.
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  • TASMANIANS IN THE TRANSVAAL WAR~By John Bufton~Pub by S.G.Loone~Hobart 1905 1st.

    TASMANIANS IN THE TRANSVAAL WAR By John Bufton. The book measures 10" x 7 1/2" and contains (xvi) 534 pages. It is in good tightly bound unmarked condition with no loose or missing pages. The back strip is missing from the spine, but the boards are tightly attached to the text block.
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  • FOREST FIELD Henry Leverson Old Shekarry Hunting Africa India Tiger Elephant Yak

    Book Condition: Good. 551 pages followed by opinions of the press at rear, photographic frontispiece protected with tissue paper, one library stamp, plus 8 engraved plates. Spine a little marked and scuffed at head and tail, covers clean and bright, frontispiece foxed and has been stuck back in at some point, light foxing to margins of plates and some pages, text mostly clean, a nice tight copy, in good condition, green watered cloth, gilt titles and decoration at front and spine.
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  • 1874 1ed 1st printing Jules Verne Meridiana South Africa Adventure Illustrated

    A very rare first American issue of Jules Verne’s ‘Adventures of Three Russians and Three Englishmen in South Africa’ or ‘Meridiana’. This book, which is part of Verne’s ‘Extraordinary Voyages,’ is. Meridiana: The Adventures of Three Englishmen and Three Russians in South Africa.
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  • 1871 Country of Dwarfs du Chaillu Illustrated Pygmy AFRICA Superstition Gorillas

    In his second expedition to Africa, beginning in 1863, Chaillu encountered the Pygmy people who inhabited the forests of Central and West Africa. The accounts of this voyage were published in his ‘Country of the Dwarfs’ and was in great demand in both America and England.
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  • Antoine De Saint Exupery WIND, SAND AND STARS 1st US Edition + Readers Digest

    Reynal & Hitchcock hardcover + 1934 1st Condensed ed.
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