Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1971. reprint. Small Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Yellow spine with green text; Originally published in 1956, reprinted with corrections in 1966, this reprint is from 1971; Covers have slight shelf wear and lightly rubbed exterior; Textblock is slightly age toned; pp 238.
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Philadelphia: S. Augustus Mitchell, 1871. Folio, unpaginated; VG-; newly rebacked with brown cloth, majority of original front board cloth preserved, including gilt titling; spine with black label, gilt titling; water-damage to upper half of the volume, more pronounced on the first 5 pages, impacts mags, but does not affect coloring; With 67 hand-colored maps (plus insets) on 56 mapsheets (including 9 double-page), plus time table page, reference table, and appendices; shelved above case 3.
Durban, South Africa: Indicator Press, 1996. Octavo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Light gray and white spine with black text: Covers are mostly clean with light edgewear, some light fraying to corners, sticker residue on back: Textblock has soiling to tail edge on exterior, otherwise clean and pages unmarked: 200 pp.
New-Haven: Printed by Meigs, Bowen and Dana, in Chapel-Street, . First Edition. 12mo., 214 pages; G-; bound in contemporary full calf, black label to spine with gilt lettering; moderate rubbing and wear to boards, cracking to spine, wear to hinges; ffep loose within, with early names written in ink, one dated 1787; some gatherings slightly loose; page 57 with long horizontal tear; with half-title; some slight waviness to pages, some mild cracking and wear to fore edges of pages; With engraved hand-colored double-hemisphere of the world frontispiece (The World. Agreeable to the last Discoveries in the South Seas. 6.5x10 cm) and 4 "word maps" (described by Warren Heckrotte as "cartographic diagrams") in the text (South America, Asia, Europe, and Africa). LACKING THE FOLDING MAP OF THE UNITED STATES; some tattering to edges of frontispiece, does not effect map; Extremely scarce; shelved case 3.
Paris: ACR Edition, 1998. Quarto; VG/VG; bronze spine with yellow text; jacket has protective mylar cover, slight shelfwear, small fold in upper corner of front flap; boards have rubbing, slight edgewear, minor bowing, binding is strong; textblock has slight age toning to exterior, spotting along tail edge, otherwise clean; pp 312; in French.
National Railways Historical Committee, 1984. 18mo (oblong); G+; Paperback; Spine, white plastic comb binding; Covers are red with white print and illustration, front has slight crease to lower spine corner, rear has slight crease; Text block clean and tight; unpaged, chiefly illustrations (b&w). NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 6, in Netdesk office.
South Africa: University of the Witwatersrand Art Galleries, 2004. Small Quarto; pp 151; G+/paperback; gray spine with black text; covers have light wear to exterior; some rubbing wear to edges; faux flaps; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; arts - non-Western; collection;.
Copenhagen: The National Museum of Copenhagen, 1963. Quarto; VG- Hardcover; Blue spine with Gold text; Boards strong, some edgewear, some shelfwear, slight bumping to corners, sunning to spine, small bump on rear cover near fore edge, otherwise clean; Textblock has some age toning, faint brown and/or black spots on 10+ pages, Creases on half title page, title page, dedication page, foxing on head edge, fore edge, blue and black smudge on tail edge, otherwise clean; 548 pp. Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
Washington: Selous Foundation Press, 1989. first printing. Octavo; VG-/G+; Lavender spine with red text; Dust jacket has slight shelf wear such as slightly fraying edges, rubbed corners & lightly sunned spine; Boards have lightly bumped corners, otherwise clean & strong; Text block is lightly age toned; pp 318.
Dar es Salaam: Oxford University Press, 1973. Reprinted edition; signed. Octavo in dark green hardcovers with gold letters on spine; VG; boards show some soiling and slight shelf wear; no DJ available; President's Nyerere's dedication to Senator Richard R. Clark and signature on ffep; frontispiece and centerfold photographs; paper and text clean; pp. 366; contains 70 speeches; shelved in Case # 5.
Johannesburg: COSAW Publishing (Pty) Ltd, 1993. First edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Dark purple spine with yellow & white text; Covers have minimal shelf/ edge wear & generally age toned exteriors, otherwise sturdy without defect; Text block has darkened with age, light moisture stain at top fore edge exterior; pp 244.
New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2015. First Printing. Quarto; pp 379; VG/VG-; dark orange spine with white and black text; dust jacket has slight rubbing wear to exterior; cloth clean; strong boards; text block clean; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
London: Josel Publishers, 1999. first U.K. edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; red/gray spine with white text; cloth has slight wear on exterior, such as minor scratches; slightly sunned spine; panels are strong & intact; minor wear along edges, mostly at rear head edge; text block has slight wear on exterior edges; text pages have slight darkening around edges; binding is tight; good condition; pp 301.
Bombay, Calcutta, New Delhi: Asia Publishing House, 1963. Octavo; pp 349; G-/no-DJ; blue/white with white and black text; cloth has slight soiling to exterior; slight rubbing to edges; light sunning to spine; text block has light wear to exterior edges; ex-library with bookplate to front pastedown; ex-library markings to first few pages; slight sticker residue to front pastedown; chip to upper corner of rear endpaper; pictorial endpapers; underlining throughout; illustrated; interior clean.
London: Sampson Low, Marston & Company, 1891. Octavo in green boards with gilt vignettes on front board and spine, gilt text on spine, xxviii, 526 (including index), 32 (ads). Good/No DJ: some shelfwear, spine cocked, binding shaken, dulling to gilt on spine, front and rear hinges cracked, scuffing to front paste-down, occasional check mark and bit of underlining in pencil else text is clean, some chipping to margins of pages 411/412 and 477-480. Offered "as is." All illustrations present and clean. Includes "A Map Of The Route Of The Emin Pasha Relief Expedition Through Africa" in color, folded in pocket at rear: only age-darkening to verso of map, otherwise in very good condition. [Spine has green background and dulled gilt text - [Byron Farwell Collection].
Charlottesville: Baraka Press, 1981. Octavo; VG; Paperback; Spine, light blue with orange, blue, and black print; Cover clean and bright, some creasing to spine; Textblock clean and tight; “Published under the sponsorship of the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology”; 181 pages, 90 plates (some color), illustrated.
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.
South Afruca: Ladysmith Historical Society, 1976. Second. Thin Octavo in cardboard; VG+VG+; spine light grey with handwritten title; DJ very strong with very tiny bit of soiling on lower front; boards very strong; title page coming off spine half way; slight penciled underlining or annotations in margins; text in fine print with a few black and white photographs; folded map on back flap; pp. 91.
Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1861. First edition. Octavo; xii, 482 pp. With a folding map (tape-repaired). Original embossed blue cloth, gilt spine lettering. VG, slightly shaken, with some rubbing to spine, fraying along hinges. [Transferred from Dupont to Rockville 6/20/2016].
Paris: Editions Albert Morance, 1956. First Edition. Folio; Fair; 16 pp. of text and 50 plates illustrating 79 works of art, housed in the original portfolio; brown cloth spine with gilt text; yellow papered boards with photographic image to front; brown ribbon tie closure; cracking to spine at joints, but but not detached; duct tape mends to interior at spine; slight sunning to exterior; heavily rubbed corners; text block consists of disbound illustrations in paper wrappers; images slightly toned; arts- non Western. NOTE: This heavy oversize item will incur extra shipping costs; LR Consignment.
New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007. Reprint. Octavo: G+/G-: Black spine with white text: Covers have smugdes, curling/peeling to fore edge, general shelfwear, creasing down spine, binding solid: Textblock exterior has small stain on fore edge, pages have extensive underlining that do not impact readability: Reprint: 337 pp.
Alberton: Galago Publishing (Pty) Ltd, 1986. first. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Off-white spine with red & black text; Dust jacket is slightly age toned with light sunned spine and covered with mylar; Boards have slightly rubbed exterior & edges, otherwise strong; Text block is age toned, otherwise clean; pp 384.
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.
Cairo, Egypt: Dr. Ragab Papyrus Institute, 1980. Octavo; pp 217; G/no-DJ; tan spine with black text; pictorial papered boards show slight rubbing wear to exterior; minor edge wear; sturdy boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; light toning toward edges to interior; profusely illustrated; French text;.
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.
New York, Toronto: John Wiley & Sons, 1974. Octavo; pp 271; G/Fair; black/ivory/dark yellow spine with white and black text; dust jacket has rubbing wear to exterior, mostly to joints; small chips to edges, as is; cloth has light sunfading to exterior; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight foxing to edges; previous bookshop's label to front pastedown; interior clean.
London: W. Ridgway, 1888. first edition. thick octavos in black cloth hard covers with gold letters on spine; VG; boards with minimal soiling; strong binding; ex-library copies with stamps and inscriptions on title pages; frontispiece portraits; text clean; paper in good condition; a few last pages with slight soiling or foxing; contains historical information about Natal, Capetown, the Warfare and the Church of England in the 1860s; shelved in room 13.
New Yok and Munich: The Museum of African Art, 1996. First. Quarto, 257 pages. Soft cover no dust jacket. Tight binding. Text and pages are clean and unmarked. Profusely illustrated throughout in color and B&W plates. Light rubbing and fading to covers, and light chipping around the edges and corners. Blue spine with text in white. Shelve with African Art. Consignment LR.
Paris: Perrin et Cie. 1904. Third. 8VO, 560pp in pale green wraps with black and red titles, remains of glassine dust-jacket. BINDING COPY. Internally quite good: clean & barely age-toned at the margins of the still sound, largely uncut/unopened pages, but the wrappers have split repeatedly along the spine leaving the signatures loose. Some soiling of the front & rear wraps & d.j. is no longer intact. Nonetheless, a very important narrative of France's period of initial colonial expansion into North Africa by a former aide to the head of the armée d'Afrique & later private secretary to Abd el Kader. Impossible to find in the 1884 1st edition and very scarce in this one in any condition.
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;.
Dakar, Senegal: Les Gardes D'Honneur, 1984. Quarto; pp 242; G-/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; cloth shows mild wear to exterior; some bumping to corners; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; minor smudges to first few pages; cracking to rear gutter; profusely illustrated; French text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Surrey: The Oakwood Press. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Cream, pink and black spine with white and black text; Moderate shelf wear to dust jacket, slight rubbing to surfaces of jacket; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid, ivory toned pages;Text block clean, vivid grey-scale illustrations; 154 pp.
Paris: Charles Massin & Cie, 1953. Octavo, 176 pages; Very Good- condition; Dull yellow-brown cloth binding with black text on spine, wear to boards, minor rubbing to edges, minor bumping to corners, minor wear to textblock edges; interior is clean and unmarked, no foxing to pages, contains plates; French newspaper clipping from September 1956 with article on African art sales slipped in.