Colorado: 1951. Third Edition. Octavo; VG/Wraps; Dark red spine; Moderate shelf wear to covers, rubbing and fading along surfaces, discolored spotting, otherwise clean; Binding intact; [SIGNED], small pin size holes and shredding at corner edges to initial pages otherwise text block clean, vivid grey scale illustrations; 72 pp.
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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.
Boulder: Westview Press, 1998. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Light blue spine with black text; Covers have light wear on exterior such as creasing along gutters and fore edges as well as lightly sunned and rubbed, otherwise panels are intact; Text block shows slight wear due to handling with remainder mark at tail edge, but text pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 283.
Berlin: Galda+Wilch Verlag, 1996. Thin Octavo; pp 143; G/G; white decorative spine with black text; dust jacket shows light wear to exterior; minor dings to edges; cloth has slight soiling to exterior; sturdy boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; slight writing to dedication page; interior clean;.
Salisbury, Rhodesia: Pioneer Head, 1974. 84/100. 10mo; pp 299; G-; 1/4 bound burgundy spine with gilt text to blue bar; no jacket; deluxe signed, numbered copies; this is number 84 of 100; cloth has slight scratches to exterior; mildly bumped head fore corners; repaired front joint; lightly sunned head edge; text block has all edges gilt; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; signed by author;.
Westport: Greenwood, 1994. Ex-library copy, stamps/sticker on early pages. Octavo; VG/no-DJ hardcover; Red/black spine with gold text; Boards strong, moderate rubbing to spine/corners and surface scuffing; Textblock shows spotted staining on firsit few pages, light foxing on exterior edges, faint stain on lower fore edge; Binding strong; 484pp.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1955. Octavo; First Printing; G/Poor; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black and red print; DJ has large areas torn away, soiling/smudging; Boards in grey paper and green cloth with silver and gold print, worn, exposed corners, wear to spine caps, smudging/soiling; Text block has yellow top edge, spotting/stains to endpapers, clean text; xxviii, 354 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: The Center For African Art, 1990. quarto in cloth with DJ. VG+/VG+. Light shelf and edge wear to DJ. DJ spine is faded. Binding is solid. Book contains 110 large black and white and color photos (mostly color). 194pp. Shelve in African Art section or front table. DJ spine is faded red with white text. LR CONSIGNMENT. Alcove One Window.
Bruxelles: n. publ. 1910. Folio; 290 pp. Bound in modern buckram; leather spine label. Odd volume. With folding maps, 29 pages of plates, many illustrations in the text. VG; some sunning to spine, sunning and soiling to boards; interior clean and tight. Text in French. LR Consignment. additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Johannesburg: A.P.B. Bookstore, 1946. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with brown print; Boards in tan cloth with brown print, bumped, worn, exposed corners, tattering spine caps, heavy wear to hinges and bottom edge, spotting, shelfwear; Text block has spotting to edges, endpapers, plates and adjacent pages, shaken binding; “Abridged version of the Afrikaans edition” — Preface; 298 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated with b&w plates.
Cape Town: John Malherbe Pty Ltd, 1973. Octavo; pp 220; VG-/G; yellow spine with black and white text; dust jacket has moderate rubbing to exterior, some creasing toward rear head edge, closed tear to rear fore edge, mylar wraps; cloth has light sunning to exterior, minor rubbing to edges; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Cape Town: John Malherbe Pty Ltd, 1973. first edition. Small Octavo; VG-/G+; Yellow spine with white & black text; Signed by author on title page; Dust jacket has slightly rubbed corners & exterior, price clipped; Boards have slight shelf & edge wear, otherwise strong; Text block is slightly age toned; Sticker on front pastedown; pp 220.
e-dite, 2005. first;. thin octavo in glossy illustrated hard covers; VG+; spine green with black letters; VG; previous owner's name on ffep; covers in excellent condition; glossy paper with colored photographs of the people of Harar, a muslim city in Ethiopia; pp. 99; this guide is in FRENCH, published by the French Embassy in Ethiopia.
New York: George Wittenborn, 1954. first edition. large quarto in ivory hardcovers with brown cloth spine with white letters;VG; ex-library copy with stamps; boards with minimal soiling; paper slightly faded and foxed on external edges; no DJ available but flaps glued inside front cover; pp. 186 followed by plates in black and white on glossy paper; in GERMAN; LR consignment.
Hanover and London: University Press of New England, 1990. Octavo; pp 274; G/G-; white spine with black text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; mild rubbing to edges; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; remainder mark to exterior tail edge; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York: William Morrow & Co, 1939. Octavo; G-/Hardcover; Beige spine with dark purple text; Heavy shelf wear and age to covers, foxing and blemishes along front and rear surfaces, cover slightly loose at hinge, cover partially loose at hinge; Binding slightly cocked, slightly loose at spine, marks along paste-downs and free end pages, previous owner's inscription on front paste-down, blemishes on rear paste-down and light pencil marks/notes on end page, age toned pages; Age toning and wear to text block exterior, toning marks extend to page edges; text block clean; 351 pp.
London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1889. First edition. Octavo; xvi, (2), 337 pp. + 24 pp. publisher's ads. Portrait frontispiece of Stanley. Large folding map at rear. Seventeen other illustrations. Publisher's original pictorial red cloth (soiled). Slightly shaken; corners bumped; rubbing to cloth. W.H. Smith Subscription Library label on front pastedown. Still a very good copy. [Transferred from Dupont to Rockville 6/20/2016] Shelved in Netdesk office, on shelf to the right of ephemera items.
University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1979. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has mild edgewear, toning to spine, shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; 314 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdman Publishing Co., 1955. First U.S. Edition. Octavo; pp 243; G/G-; dark yellow spine with ivory and black text; dust jacket shows some soiling to exterior; some rubbing wear to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has slight foxing to exterior; mild edge wear; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean;.
Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press, 1992. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. medium red DJ spine with titling in black, author in red on a lengthy white titleblock, thinly bordered in black; followed by black publisher just above foot. illustrated jacket front, negligible edgewear, all under clear protective cover. dark gray clothbound HB with stamped gold type, solid shape. embossed by prior owner on right fep. neat textblock, image section b/w illustrated between pages 82-83. mild shadow to head-edge, else marks/writing inside or out. 179 pp. ISBN# 047210389X.
New York: Negro Universities Press, 1969. 2 octavos in cloth. Both VG+. Cloth on corners of boards rubbed. Price sticker residue on spine of volume 2. Bindings solid. Former owners name written on ffep of both volumes. U.S. government stamp on inside of covers and ffep and bfep's of both volumes. Library pouch with card glued to bfep of both volumes. Fold out map in volume 2. Volume 1 is 347pp. Volume 2 is 314pp. [Transferred from Dupont to Rockville 6/20/2016].
Ghana: Yamens Press Ltd., 2008. Foreign Printing. small 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. super slim light blue wraps spine with tiny purple titling. illustrated, multi-graphic enhanced softcover front, with yellow, black and purple titling centered. aside the spinal column, front and rear show light creasing. mild surface wear, rubbing. interior shows few b/w images. unmarked within and to skinny outer edges. 84 pp. ISBN# 9988032737.
New York: Universe Books, 1989. First Edition. Small Quarto: VG-/VG: Orange, red, yellow, blue and black spine with black text: DJ is clean with general shelfwear, some light scuff marks: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing mainly to head and tail of spine and corners: Textblock exterior is clean and pages are unmarked: 176 pp.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1964. Octavo; G-/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, gold with black print; DJ has slight tears to top and bottom edges and to flap folds and spine hinges, spotting, smudging, fading; Boards in grey cloth with silver print, slight wear to outer corners and spine caps, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock has spotting to bottom edge, name in ink on front flyleaf, date stamp on title page, pen notation throughout; xiv, 374 pages.