New York City: Dover, 1958. First. Quarto, unpaginated; G+ condition; Off-white wrappers with black text on spine, front and rear and photo of statuette on covers, pencil notes at top rear cover, few blemishes and general wear; endpapers feature photos of artwork, interior clean and unmarked with 161 plates.
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New York City: Museum of Primitive Art, 1962. Quarto, unpaginated; VG/G+ condition; Greenish brown cloth boards and spine, white text on spine, front board age-toned at head, superficial scratch from box cutter in center of front board, slight bumping to corners and book slightly shaken; light brown thick paper dust jacket with black and purple text on front, rear, and spine, wear to edges but no tears or creases, only blemish is box-cutter slash down the front.
Baltimore: Baltimore Museum of Art, 1958. Small quarto, 30 pages; Beige cloth boards and spine with white and gray text and representation of Central American artwork on front board, worn at spine edges and hinges, few scratches to front and rear boards, significant discoloration on front board out to 1" or so along spine and head edge, rubbing to fore edge and minor rubbing to head and foot edges, slight bumping to corners; interior clean and unmarked.
New York City: Wittenborn & Co., 1956. Octavo, unpaginated; Very Good- condition; Burgundy cloth with dull gilded text on spine, wear to front bottom board and spine edges, minor rubbing to foot edges, bumping to corners, very minor wear to textblock edges; interior is clean and unmarked, copy numbered 111 with author signature, collected essays with original page numbers.
Uppsala, Sweden: Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, 1992. Octavo; pp 320; Good; pinkish beige spine with brown and red text; cloth has slight soiling to exterior; lightly bumped corners; mildly bumped head edge; strong boards; text block shows light foxing to first and last few pages; interior clean; illustrated;.
Brussels: The Belgian Congo And Ruanda-Urundi Information and Public Relations Office, 1960. Octavo; G-/Hardcover; Blue spine with gold text; Heavy shelf wear to covers, warping and creasing of spine which is bent out of shape, light marks and rubbing to surfaces; Binding intact, but skewed due to spine, attached on rear paste-down is a map index, age toned pages, foxing along paste-downs and free end pages, toning to sides and edges of pages; Age toning to text block exterior, text block clean, maps and graph illustrations; 187 pp.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1975. Large Octavo; pp 399; G/G-; gray pictorial spine with blue text; full title: The Rape of the Nile: Tomb Robbers, Tourists, and Archaeologists in Egypt; dust jacket has slightly sunned spine; minor chips to corners; some staining inside dj; previous bookshop's sticker residue to front; light sunning to exterior; cloth has light sunning to exterior; light dampstaining to tail edge; strong boards; text block shows light soiling to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior lightly toned; profusely illustrated.
Paris: Richer-Hoa-Qui, 1988. Large Octavo; pp 126; G/G-; ivory cream spine with black text; dust jacket shows light toning to rear edges; slight dings to edges; light toning to flap edges; cloth has noticeable sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block has lightly toned interior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; text in French;.
Englewood, NJ: SBS Publishing, Inc., 1979. Quarto; G/G; ivory white spine with black text; dust jacket has lightly sunned exterior; mild edge wear; cloth shows little wear to exterior; slightly sunned edges; sturdy boards; text block has light tone to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; inscribed to Governor of Vermont, Richard Snelling.
Boston and Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1959. First Edition. 10mo; pp 247; G/G-; yellowish green spine with beige text; dust jacket shows noticeable sunning to spine; slight soiling to rear; very mild wear to exterior otherwise; cloth has small white stain to rear; minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has darkened due to age; good binding;.
New York: Aperture Foundation, Inc., 1990. Quarto; pp 143; VG-/G; bluish orange spine with pink/white/blue text; dust jacket has some rubbing to exterior; minor chips to corners; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; lightly bumped fore corner; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; slight ink to half title page; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; interior clean.
London: Collins, 1977. Quarto; G-/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with white and black print; DJ has tears to top edge, taped tears on bottom edge, slight creasing to rear, mild shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight fading to top edge; Text block has shaken binding, spine break at page 176, else clean; 272 pages, chiefly illustrations (color plates).
Paris: Librairie Hachette, 1954. Small Quarto; pp 245; Fair/no-DJ; yellowish-peach spine with white text; cloth has heavy soiling to exterior; noticeable rubbing wear to edges; rear joint has splitting toward head edge; some fraying to corners; text block has light age toning to exterior edges and spine edges; blind stamped illustration to front; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges; slight foxing throughout text, most plates not impacted; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; arts - Non Western; French text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Random House, Inc., 1980. Octavo; pp 969; VG-/no-DJ; navy spine with gilt text and decorations; gilt borders and decorations to fronts; 2 volumes; cloths have mild wear to exteriors; some wear to corners; strong boards; text blocks show minor wear to exterior edges; deckled fore edges; pictorial endpapers; illustrated.
Washington, D.C. Headquarters, Department of the Army, 1982. Fourth Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 358; G+; white spine with black and red text; no jacket; cloth has some slight soiling to exterior; strong boards; text block has light tone to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding;.
Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 1956. First. Octavo, VIII, 130 pages, XXXII full-page plates; G+ condition; White spine with red design at head and foot and black text, cover photograph of sculpted art and white title text on black background, wear and rubbing to spine edges, head and foot, wear to most edges, few blemishes to rear cover, textblock edges clean; interior binding is loosening at head but all pages remain attached, light and sparse pencil underlining and marks in textblock else clean.
London: Published for the International African Institute by the Oxford University Press, 1956. Octavo; Third impression; G/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, cream with red print; DJ has long tears to front spine hinge and front flap fold, small tears to spine ends, toning to spine, smudging, shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has spotting to all edges and endpapers, name in ink on front flyleaf, clean text; viii, 399 pages, illustrated (b&w), folded charts.
London: Cardinal, 1974. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with white print; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, wear to corners and spine caps, cocked spine, mild shelfwear; Text block has bookplate on front pastedown, stains to fore edge of front flyleaf and first pages, spine break at page 128, paper is age-toned and puckering; Though there is a list of illustrations, no illustrations are present; 250 pages, maps. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2005. Small Quarto; pp 339; VG/VG-; dark brown spine with white text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; light smudges to title pages; text pages clean; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; arts - non Western;.
Denver: Wallace Taber, 1955. Octavo; VG/Wraps; Mustard spine; Moderate shelf wear to covers, rubbing and fading along surfaces, discolored spotting, otherwise clean, blue crayon mark scribbling on front cover; Binding intact; [SIGNED] on contents page, otherwise text block clean, vivid grey scale illustrations; 92 pp.
Harare, Rhodesia: National Gallery of Rhodesia & National Historical Association of Rhodesia, 1975. First Edition. Booklet; unpaginated; VG-/paperback; pictorial wrappers show light wear to exterior, slight age toning to exterior; brown covers have minor wear; text block has slight wear to edges; interior clean NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 11, in Netdesk office.
Hagen: Folkwang, 1922. First Edition. Quarto; Good condition hardcover; Tan spine with black lettering; Boards are straight with some wear to the edges, bumping to the corners; Spine is torn and repaired with tape, one 1" chip still missing from the center of spine; Binding is sturdy; Text block is age toned but free of marks. NOTE: Book is in German; 59 pages and 121 pages of B&W plates. #LR.
Cape Town: Howard Timmins, 1974. Small Octavo; VG-/G; blue spine with black and white text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; some rubbing wear to edges; few white spots to front; cloth shows slight smudges to exterior; strong boards; text block exterior edges have light tone; slight offset toning to endpapers; interior pages clean; tight binding; pp 118.
London: Longmans, 1968. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has light edgewear, light age-toning, crease to front flap, else clean and bright; Boards in tan cloth with gold print on red banner, slight wear to spine caps else clean and strong; Text block has tinted top edge, clean and tight; xiii, 457 pages, illustrated (b&w charts, tables, maps).
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, brown with tan print; DJ in mylar, tears across top, edgewear, slight stain to spine; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight tanning to top edge, slightly cocked spine; Text block has red-tinted top edge, embossed owner’s stamp on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xv, 258, v pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Boston: De Wolfe, Fiske & Company, Publishers, 1881. Thick Octavo; pp 761; Fair/no-DJ; reddish brown spine with gilt text and decorations to spine; black and gilt embossed text and designs to front; cloth shows noticeable wear to exterior; slightly sunned exterior; fraying to spine edges; some rubbing to spine; heavy wear to edges and corners; text block shows age toned exterior edges; richly illustrated; some plates impacted with slight foxing; cracking to gutters; frontispieces.
St. Louis: The Bethany Press, 1959. First Edition. Small Octavo; pp 128; VG/Fair; beige spine with green text; dust jacket shows modest toning toward exterior edges; minor chip to front tail edge; mylar wraps; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; signed by author;.
New York: Current Literature Pub. Co., 1903. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; 3/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text and decorations to spine; odd volume; boards have mild wear to spine, some scratches to corners and edges; exterior lightly sunned; text block has slight toning to exterior edges, top edge gilt; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; former bookshop's name stamped to verso of ffep; marbled pastedowns and endpapers; frontispiece with tissue guard; deckled edges; interior clean.
London: Frank CAss & Co., 1968. Octavo; First edition 1910, New impression, 1968; G; Hardcover; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth, wear to corners and spine caps, cocked spine, mild shelfwear; Text block clean and tight; xiii, 235 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w), folded map tipped in following last page.
Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1978. Octavo; G/G Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; Light Green spine with Black text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, some shelfwear, small closed tears along head and tail edges of front covers, small open and closed tears along head and tail edges of rear cover, wrinkling at corners of both covers, closed tears along fore edge of front cover near bottom corner, sunning to spine, price clipped; Boards strong, some edgewear, some shelfwear, bumping to corners, otherwise clean; Textblock has slight age toning, otherwise clean; 406 pp; Signed by L.H. Gann on title page.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1993. 50th anniversary commemorative edition. Octavo; 50th anniversary commemorative edition; G+; Paperback; Spine, illustrated with blue print; Cover has mild edgewear, creasing to spine, label taped to spine; Text block clean and tight; xxiv, 748 pages, illustrated.
New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., 1982. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG-/G+; black spine with orange and white text; first edition; first printing; dust jacket has slight rubbing wear to exterior; cloth has minimal exterior wear; light edge wear; strong, straight boards; text block has slight foxing to edges; interior clean; tight binding; pp 466.
Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press, Inc., 1988. First Printing. Octavo; pp 113; VG-/paperback; mocha brown spine with black and white text; covers show mild wear to exterior; light sticker residue to front; intact panels; text block exterior edges show light tone; tight binding; illustrated; inscribed by author.