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Johannesburg:  A Sunshine City Built on Gold

Johannesburg: A Sunshine City Built on Gold

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Published
1929
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Harbours Administration. Very Good; Covers lightly worn.. 1929. Softcover. Illusrated softcover. Cover illustration by A. E. Mason. Map, photos. Promotional booklet about Johannesburg, South Africa. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 110 pages .
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The Living Forest:   A World of Animals

The Living Forest: A World of Animals

by Poortvliet, Rien

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.
Edition
First English Edition
Published
1979
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780810909113
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NY: H. N. Abrams. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.. 1979. First English Edition. Hardcover. 0810909111 . Most famous for his bestselling book about Gnomes, Dutch artist Poortvliet here concentrates on the birds and animals of the forest. 139 color illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages .
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The Bush Rebels:  A Personal Account of Black Revolt in Africa

The Bush Rebels: A Personal Account of Black Revolt in Africa

by Cornwall, Brbara

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Pages toned, jacket lightly worn.
Edition
First Edition
Published
1972
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Hardcover
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NY: Holt, Rinehart and Winston. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Pages toned, jacket lightly worn.. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Many photos, map endpapers. The American journalist recounts her time spent with guerrilla revolutionaries in Mozambique and Portuguese Guinea (now Guinea-Bissau). ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 252 pages .
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A Catalogue of Books on Africa:  Mainly South of the Equator, in the  Library of Ida and F. W. Hosken

A Catalogue of Books on Africa: Mainly South of the Equator, in the Library of Ida and F. W. Hosken

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Published
1981
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780620049733
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Johannesburg, South Africa: Self Published. Very Good with no dust jacket; Lower corners bumped.. 1981. Hardcover. 0620049731 . Blue leather spine with gray suede boards. ix, 224pp. Descriptions of a little over 3000 Africana titles in the authors' personal library. Black and white illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Homesteads

Homesteads

by Klopper, Sandra; Magubane, Peter

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Edition
First Printing
Published
2001
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781868725175
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London: Struik Publishers. Very Good. 2001. First Printing. Hardcover. 1868725170 . Text by Sandra Klopper, color photos by Peter Magubane. Softcover with French flaps. Text in English, French, and German. A volume in the African Heritage series. Visual survey of the colorful, creative structures of rural South Africa. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages .
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Bibliography of Sierra Leone with an Introductory Essay on the Origin,  Character, and Peoples of the Colony

Bibliography of Sierra Leone with an Introductory Essay on the Origin, Character, and Peoples of the Colony

by Lukach, Harry Charles

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Published
1910
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Hardcover
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Oxford, UK: Clarendon Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn.. 1910. Hardcover. Brown cloth binding. Heraldic bookplate of Cecil Thornton Reaney on front pastedown endpaper. Two folding maps at rear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages .
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Assignment Safari:  A Newspaper Reporter in Africa

Assignment Safari: A Newspaper Reporter in Africa

by Taber, Wallace

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Edition
Third Edition
Published
1953
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Softcover
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Denver, CO: Self Published. Very Good; Covers toned and worn.. 1953. Third Edition. Softcover. Other copies note an author inscription of Hope you enjoy my safari saga, but this is printed on the title page, not an author inscription. Many black and white photos. The author was the Outdoor Sports Editor for the Denver Post and was sent on assignment… Read more about this item
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Gun and Camera in Southern Africa:  A Year of Wanderings in Bechuanaland,  the Kalahari Desert, and the Lake River Country, Ngamiland

Gun and Camera in Southern Africa: A Year of Wanderings in Bechuanaland, the Kalahari Desert, and the Lake River Country, Ngamiland

by Bryden, H. Anderson

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Used - Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn.
Edition
Reprint
Published
1988
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780935632736
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Prescott, AZ: Wolfe Publishing Co.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn.. 1988. Reprint. Hardcover. 0935632735 . Off-white leatherette. Facsimile reprint of this 1893 title. Many black and white illustrations and photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 535 pages .
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A Short Guide to the Study of Ethiopia:  A General Bibliography

A Short Guide to the Study of Ethiopia: A General Bibliography

by Hidaru, Alula (editor) ; Rahmato, Dessalegn (editor)

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Used - Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Published
1976
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780837192840
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Westport, CT: Greenwood Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. 0837192846 . Navy cloth titled in silver. African Bibliographic Center, Special Bibliographic Series, New Series, Number 2. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 176 pages .
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A Bibliography of Tunisia from the Earliest Times to the End of 1888 and a  Bibliography of Tripoli and the Cyrenaica

A Bibliography of Tunisia from the Earliest Times to the End of 1888 and a Bibliography of Tripoli and the Cyrenaica

by Ashbee, H. S. ; Playfair, R. Lambert

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Used - Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
Reprint
Published
2002
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781578983049
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Mansfield Centre, CT: Martino Publishing. Very Good with no dust jacket. 2002. Reprint. Hardcover. 1578983045 . Facsimile reprints of these two bibliographies originally published in 1889. Black cloth binding. Maps. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Strong Brown God:  The Story of the River Niger

The Strong Brown God: The Story of the River Niger

by Gramont, Sanche De

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Used - Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped, foxed, and worn.
Edition
First American Edition
Published
1975
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780395197820
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co.. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped, foxed, and worn.. 1975. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0395197821 . Index, bibliography, many photos, maps and illustrations. A history of the various European explorers who tried to navigate the River Niger, which travels through a good deal of Western Africa. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 350 pages… Read more about this item
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The River Congo: the Discovery, Exploration and Exploitation of the  World's Most Dramatic River

The River Congo: the Discovery, Exploration and Exploitation of the World's Most Dramatic River

by Forbath, Peter

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.
Edition
First Edition
Published
1977
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780061224904
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NY: Harper And Row. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.. 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. 0061224901 . xii, 404pp. Map endpapers. Many illustrations, bibliography, index. Green cloth binding. Examination of the natural and man-made history of wide-flung Congo River in the heart of equatorial Africa. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .
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The Nile:  Lifeline of Egypt

The Nile: Lifeline of Egypt

by Weingarten, Violet

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, fore-edges soiled, jacket chipped and soiled.
Edition
First Printing
Published
1964
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Hardcover
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Champaign, IL: Gerard Publishing Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, fore-edges soiled, . jacket chipped and soiled.. 1964. First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth. Black and white photos, maps, and index. A volume in the Rivers of the World series for young readers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages .
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Congo Eden

Congo Eden

by Akeley, Mary L. Jobe

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Used - Very Good in Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed and foxed, jacket price-clipped, soiled, and foxed at the edges.
Edition
First Printing
Published
1950
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Hardcover
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NY: Dodd, Mead & Co. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed and foxed, jacket . price-clipped, soiled, and foxed at the edges.. 1950. First Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth. Xv, 356pp. Black and white frontispiece photo, foreword, maps, black and white photos, and index. Congo Eden is both the moving story of a hazardous pilgrimage and a comprehensive survey… Read more about this item
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Introduction to the History of African Civilization:  Volume I:  Precolonial Africa

Introduction to the History of African Civilization: Volume I: Precolonial Africa

by Fyle, C. Magbaily

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Published
1999
Binding
Softcover
ISBN
9780761814566
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NY: University Press of America. Very Good. 1999. Softcover. 0761814566 . x, 182pp. Illustrations, maps, suggested readings, index. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Nationalism in Asia and Africa

Nationalism in Asia and Africa

by Kedourie, Elie (editor)

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Used - Good in Good dust jacket; Boards soiled, pages toned, owner name on front endpaper, jacket toned and soiled.
Edition
First American Edition; First Printing
Published
1970
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Hardcover
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NY: New American Library and World Publishing Company. Good in Good dust jacket; Boards soiled, pages toned, owner name on front . endpaper, jacket toned and soiled.. 1970. First American Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Orange cloth quarter-bound in yellow cloth. viii, 573pp. Notes and index. A collection of writings by Asian and African nationalists. In a world where nationalism has… Read more about this item
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Seaports South of Sahara:  The Achievements of an American Steamship  Service

Seaports South of Sahara: The Achievements of an American Steamship Service

by Albion, Robert Greenhalgh

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed, jacket chipped and worn along the edges.
Edition
First Printing
Published
1959
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781199060556
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NY: Appleton-Century-Crofts. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed, jacket chipped and worn . along the edges.. 1959. First Printing. Hardcover. 1199060550 . Blue cloth. xii, 316pp. Endpaper map, foreword, black and white photos and illustrations, appendices, notes, and index. A solid copy of this maritime study focused on Africa and international trade. ; 8vo 8" - 9"… Read more about this item
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War Impressions:  A Record in Colour

War Impressions: A Record in Colour

by Menpes, Dorothy; Menpes, Mortimer

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Used - Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and deaccession markings, boards lightly worn, tear at center fore-edge of rear
Edition
First Edition
Published
1901
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Hardcover
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London: Adam and Charles Black. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and deaccession markings, . boards lightly worn, tear at center fore-edge of rear two flyleaves.. 1901. First Edition. Hardcover. Green decorated cloth. Top edges gilt. Many illustrations and maps, including some in color. Mortimer Menpes was a British military correspondent and artist during the Boer War and… Read more about this item
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How I Found Livingstone:  Travels, Adventures, and Discoveries in Central  Africa, Including an Account of Four Months’ Residence with Dr Livingstone

How I Found Livingstone: Travels, Adventures, and Discoveries in Central Africa, Including an Account of Four Months’ Residence with Dr Livingstone

by Stanley, Henry M.

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Edition
Reprint
Published
2015
Binding
Softcover
ISBN
9781530208845
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NY: Dossier Press. Very Good. 2015. Reprint. Softcover. 153020884X . Unpaginated. Reprints the original 1904 edition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Kemet, Afrocentricity and Knowledge

Kemet, Afrocentricity and Knowledge

by Asante, Molefi Kete

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Edition
Fifth Printing
Published
1998
Binding
Softcover
ISBN
9780865431898
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Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press. Very Good. 1998. Fifth Printing. Softcover. 0865431892 . x, 214pp. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Notes, subject index, name index. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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