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Johannesburg: W.H. Press (Pty.) Ltd, 1981. Octavo; pp 224; G/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; 3/4 binding with gray boards; cloth has light foxing to exterior; some wear to spine corners; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; some foxing to verso of frontispiece; frontispiece; interior clean.
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.
Washington, D.C. Center of Military History, United States Army, 1993. Reprinted. Large Octavo; pp 748; VG/paperback; gray,green and beige spine with green text; full title: United States Army in World War II: The Mediterranean Theater of Operations: Northwest Africa: Seizing The Initiative in the West; covers are lightly sunned; minor wear to edges; sticker to spie; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; slight ink to ffep; illustrated with photographs; interior clean.
London: Faber and Faber, 1956. New and Revised Edition; Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Green fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing on edges, slightly sprung, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing on end papers, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 302.
New York, NY: Africana Publishing Corporation, 1972. First US Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. yellow spotted ivory DJ spine with navy and red titling, descending from extreme tip of spine, edgewear moderate to spine ends, creasing to navy jacket front upper edge. white soil spotting heavy on medium blue cloth panels and metallic stamped type of spine. some label residue on fep of powder blue/gray endsheets. ivory textblock unmarked, featuring 3 maps, frontispiece and 4 b/w illustrations on glossy ivory. 219 pp. ISBN# 0841901295.
London, Great Britain: The Hakluyt Society, 1999. UK Edition, Series III, Volume 2. large 8vo. VG+/VG+. powder blue DJ spine and jacket front has centered black titling; jacket rear has black text field. excellent DJ, under clear protective cover. navy clothbound HB with small stamped gold titling with a medium-sized gold illustration on front board. right fep has black prior owner name and date. color frontispiece, maps, illustrations, plates, and line drawings. clear textblock, neat edges. 341 pp. ISBN# 0904180646.
New York: Johnson and Ward, 1862. Folio, 99 pages, 64 lithographed maps; G; bound in original publisher's three-quarters calf with embossed green cloth covers, titling in gilt on front cover and spine, marbled endpapers; front gutter partially open; most maps with light foxing; hand-colored plates; shelved above case 3.
Cape Town: C. Struik, 1981. First edition. Quarto. VG/VG- DJ. Age-toned beige spine with gold and black text/title; dustjacket is mostly clean, except for some offsetting and mild edgewear (including a slight dent close the front spine); boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 143.
n. p. n. publ. c. 1959. 12mo; pp 42; VG-/no-DJ; beige/black spine without text; leopard patterned cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; embossed text to gold plate to front; text block shows slight foxing to edges; illustrated endpapers; light foxing to edges of title page; interior clean; illustrated.
London: W.A. Hammond. 12 mo. VG/no DJ - hardback. Age-toned tan spine with black text/title; slightly caulked spine; boards are strong and mostly clean, except for some small moisture exposure staining on the front; pen writing on the front free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 96.
NEW YORK: HACKER ART BOOKS, 1967. Octavo; Reprint, originally published 1935-1938; G+/no DJ; Ex-library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, bump to front bottom edge, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has library stamp on title page, library pocket affixed to rear pastedown, else clean and tight; Four volumes reprinted in a single volume: Ier volume, Afrique Occitentale Francaise, 41 pages, 64 pages of b&w plates; IIe volume, Guinee Portugaise, Sierra-Leone, Liberia, Cote d’Or, Togo, Dahomey et Nigeria, 39 pages, 58 pages of b&w plates; IIIe volume, Congo Belge, 43 pages, 56 pages of b&w plates; IVe volume, Cameroun, Afrique Equatoriale Francaise, Angola, Tanganyika, Rhodesie, 29 pages, 42 pages of b&w plates; Text in French.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1985. First Edition, Second Printing. Quarto, 788 pages, VG-/VG-; dj, white spine, black lettering: mild overall wear to dj, occasional small closed tears to edges of covers, approximately 1" tear to top corner of back cover, mild rubbing to back cover along hinge, "45.00" to front flap; quarter-bound, navy blue cloth spine, orange cloth boards, dull gold lettering to spine: very mild overall wear to boards, small open tear to cloth to top edge of back board; mild age-toning to text-block; light age-toning to margins of interior, text and graphics unaffected; INSCRIBED by Kostof to half-title page; shelved Front Table.
London: Marshall Brothers, Ltd., N.D. Second Edition. Octavo in faded, stamped red cloth, VG+, title in gilt on sunned spine an front board, front board also shows gilt figure. Binding solid, boards straight. Text block age toned,foxed, text clean. Many black and white photos. 224 pages, Shelve 2nd Alcove.
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.
Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 2004. US Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. ivory tipped spine, gold-tone on black segment with dark red author, followed by length of ivory to tail with auburn author and tiny black publisher. lightly thumbed, a touch of curl to softcover front. generally read copy, with many tables and some figures. few minor smudges to its edges. 324 pp. ISBN# 0226461416.
Madrid: Reus, 1946. first. small octavo in ivory and blue soft covers; Good+; spine discolored with blue letters; covers have some wear at bottom; thin paper discolored; ex-library review copy stamps on title page; paper and text clean with a few photographs; pp. 260; in SPANISH; shelved in room 12.
London: Hurst and Blackett Ltd, 1907. na. large 8vos in blue cloth with gold text on spine. VG-. Heads and tails of spines are significantly bumped and rubbed, as are board corners. Boards are water-damaged and stained, but not warped. Minor foxing troughout text. Includes large fold-out map and numerous B & W illustrations.
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.
Addis Ababa; Nairobi; London: Oxford University Press, 1969. Saddle-stitched oblong octavo (11.25"w x 8.25"h); vg-/wraps; minor shelf wear; scuffing; stain to lower edge of rear cover; numerous sketches, with accompanying text, to illustrate the march of Ethiopian history and the wealth of Ethiopian culture; 52pp.
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).
London: Collins Clear-Type Press, 1970. Eleventh Impression, Octavo; VG/Wraps; Black spine with white text; Heavy shelf wear to covers, large crease on front tail edge, creasing along corners, light bumping to covers; Previous owner's inscription on front free end page, toning to pages; Toning to text block exterior, text block clean; 159 pp.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1969. Octavo; pp 127; G/G-; dark yellow spine with black text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; small chip to fore edge; cloth has slight soiling to exterior; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior head and fore edge; previous owner's label to front pastedown; some pencil underlining, as is.
Cambridge, MA; London: Harvard University Press, 1976. Octavo; pp 408; VG-/G; Black/Ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has light sun fading and wear to exterior, minor rubbing to corners; cloth is clean and boards are strong and intact; text block show very slight wear to exterior edges, head edge fore corner torn off, interior clean;.
Paris: Art et Metiers Graphiques, 1949. first edition. small quarto in brown and red cardbord covers with paper DJ; green letters; Good; J cut-off and separating from boards; front board detached; paper slightly faded; text clean followed by plates in black and white; pp. 110; as is; contains the Dogon, Mossi, Bobo and Bambara styles; shelved in Arts (Africa) section; LR consignment.
Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1966. Second edition. Octavo; pp 315; G/G-; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket shows moderate sunning to spine, sticker to rear, slight chipping to edges; cloth has sunning to spine, some wear to edges; text block shows slight staining to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Chadlington: World Rainforest Movement and International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs, 1995. Octavo; VG- Paperback; Black and White spine with Black and White text; Covers have some edgewear, some shelfwear, small closed tear along tail edge of front cover; Textblock clean; 112 pp; ISSN 01056387.
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.
luanda: Instituto De Investigacao Cientifica de Angola, 1971. Octavo; VG condition paperback. Beige/off-white image along spine with red text. General rubbing and edgewear along covers, rubbing & slight bumping to corners, binding strong; Pages have some age-toning to them (to be expected), otherwise clean and free of markings, book contains several B&W images, two folding maps, and an errata bound at the rear of the book. 427pp. No ISBN. Please see photos for details. WT Consignment, give tag to Allan after sale. eb/nd.
Philadelphia: J. W. Bradley, 1848. First American Edition. Octavo, xiv, 440 pages,  ads; VG; bound in publisher's brown blind-stamped cloth, gilt lettering to spine; mild rubbing and wear; foxing to interior; with frontispiece and tssue-protected engraved plates throughout; Drawing of Tsetse fly on title page; shelved case 9.
London: Elliot and Kay and C. Elliot, 1789. Revised Second Edition [First English Language Edition]. Octavo, 500 pages, VG; three-quarter-bound in brown leather, marbled boards, paneled spine with burgundy label, gilt lettering, other compartments with blind-stamped diamond design; mild shelfwear to boards, mild waving/age-toning to text-block; mild age-toning/foxing to leaves, lettering somewhat affected and faded yet legible, occasional ink blotting to lettering, occasional marginalia in ink, last leaf [i.e., pp. 499-500] separated from text-block; collation complete, gathered in 30 quires of 8 leaves, accidental omission of "the" to first line of p. 89; additional essays by various authors to this edition from p. 382 to end of volume; shelved Case 9.
Boston: Dana Estes & Company, Publishers, 1909. 10mo; pp 232; VG-/no-DJ; tan spine with gilt text; this volume only; leather boards have slightly sunned spine, some scratches to exterior; raised bands and gilt decorations to spine; triple gilt border to front; gilt roll to edge; gilt roll to turn in; minor rubbing to joints; minor wear to edges; text block has slight toning to exterior edges, top edge gilt; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; slight foxing toward front and rear of text; clean interior.
Casablanca: Banque Commerciale du Maroc, 1992. first edition. folio in navy blue hardcovers with navy and orange DJ in brodart; VG+/VG+; in good condition; three essays followed by plates of art and calligraphy in full page color photographs and plates; pp. 207; in FRENCH; shelved in Arts (Africa) section; LR consignment.
Morija, Lesotho: Morija Sesuto Book Deposit, 1974. Second Edition. Brown leather hardcover octavo in Very Good - condition. No markings to text and pages are clean, apart from moderate foxing to edges of text block. Includes introduction with basic grammar points. 445 pp. Minor shelf wear and bumping. Binding is sturdy. -Shelve Misc. Foreign Language.
London: Edward Arnold, 1897. no edition given. large octavo, G+/no DJ, burgundy spine with faded gilt text: shelfwear; corners & spine ends bumped and worn; front hinge cracked; POS on ffep verso; gutter cracked in two places; text block age-toned, with minor foxing to first 10 pages, including ffep & tissue covering frontispiece, frontispiece itself NOT affected; minor pencil marks on several pages, text block else clean. All plates and maps present, including frontispiece, 1 fold-out map and 7 extended maps (2 closed tears in margins of fold-out map, map itself not affected; all other maps & plates fine). Shelve in glass case.
Ethiopia: SIM Forestry Study Project, January 2001. first. Quarto in green cloth with gold letters; VG+; board with minimal soiling and tiny bump on upper corner; binding strong; previous owner's inscription on ffep; thin paper clean; some pages starting to fade; contains charts and photographs; text in Amharic followed by English version; published by Christian missionaries; pp. 310; as new; shelved in room 12.
New York: Peter Fenelon Collier & Son, 1900. Folio; Fair/no-DJ; Green spine without text; Cloth is slightly age toned with moderately rubbed & worn edges, with some rubbing and smudging on exterior; Text block has lightly age toned pages which has slight foxing throughout and cracking between front end papers, at pp 80-81 and at rear hinge between rear end papers and along binding; pp 208. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1983. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 338 pages; VG/VG: spine brown with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut; mild wear to dust jacket; INSCRIBED on ffep by Mahoney to Michael Kennedy "who understands mother Africa," dated 3/2/88; shelved case 5.
Warszawa: Alipsa, 2006. Serial. Wide octavo; vg+/wraps; yellow spine with green and blue text; ex libris, signature, half-title page; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 306 pp.; illus., frontispiece, plates, photos, tables, plans, and text figures; some with color; else very good; ---SOME TEXT IN AMHARIC.