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In Haunts of Wild Game: A Hunter-Naturalist's Wanderings from Kahlamba to Libombo
KIRBY, Frederick Vaughan

With a portrait of the author, numerous illustrations by C. Whymper & a map. Edinburgh & London: William Blackwood & Sons, 1896. 8vo. Half-leather, with marbled boards. xvi, 576 p. 1st edition. Bookplate, a touch of wear at extremities; else fine. [97266] (show more)

Price: $500.00

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Hunting the Elephant in Africa and Other Recollections of Thirteen Years' Wanderings
STIGAND, Captain C. H

Introduction by Colonel Theodore Roosevelt. Illustrated with b/w photos. New York: Macmillan, 1913. 8vo. Green pictorial cloth, stamped in black. xv, 379 p. + ads. 1st edition, variant binding. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper, minor wear at extremities; else very good. [97264] (show more)

Price: $375.00

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Kloof and Karoo: Sport, Legend, and Natural History in Cape Colony, with a Notice of the Game Birds, and of the Present Distribution of the Antelopes and Larger Game
BRYDEN, H. A

Illustrated with 17 b/w plates (all present although several lacking tissue guards). London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1889. 8vo. Green pictorial cloth, stamped in gilt. xiii, 433 p. 1st edition. Rebound in green cloth, with original front cover & spine laid down, new endpapers. Very good. [97262] (show more)

Price: $350.00

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The Adventures of an Elephant Hunter
SUTHERLAND, James

Illustrated with b/w photos. London: Macmillan, 1912. 8vo. Blue pictorial cloth, stamped in gilt. xiii, 324 p. + ads. 1st edition. Upper corners a bit bumped; else fine. [97267] (show more)

Price: $300.00

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Elephants in Africa
MELLAND, Frank

Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian. London & New York: Country Life / Scribner's, 1938. 8vo. Green cloth, stamped in white & gilt. xiii, 186 p. 1st American edition (from the British sheets with Scribner's spine imprint). Fine in near fine d.w. [97261] (show more)

Price: $175.00

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The Wild Sports of Southern Africa; Being the Narrative of an Expedition to the Cape of Good Hope, through the Territories of the Chief Moselekatse, to the Tropic of Capricorn
HARRIS, Captain William Cornwallis

Illustrated with seven plates & a folding map. London: John Murray, 1839. 8vo.Green pictorial cloth, stamped in gilt. xxiv, 387 p. 1st London edition, following the Bombay edition of 1838. Cover worn at joints & extremities; both hinges starting, residue at the four corners of the front free endpaper where something was formnerly attached; else very good. [97569] (show more)

Price: $175.00

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Adventures of an Amateur Hunter in Africa
EAGLE, J. H

Illustrated with b/w photos. Boston: Chapple Publishing Company, Ltd., 1915. 8vo. Green cloth, stamped in gilt, with a small photographic plate mounted on front cover. xvi, 410 p. 1st edition. Some spotting along fore edge of front cover; else very good. [97215] (show more)

Price: $150.00

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Bantu Origins: The People & Their Language
BRYANT, A. T

Cape Town: C. Struik, Africana Specialist & Publisher, 1963. Small 4to. Charcoal-colored cloth, stamped in white. 340 p. 1st edition. Very good. [89689] (show more)

Price: $125.00

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The River of the Giraffe: A Chronicle of Desert, Stream, and Forest Shooting in the Southern Sudan
SAVILE, Frank

Illustrated with b/w photos. London: H. F. & G. Witherby, 1925. 8vo. Olive cloth, stamped in gilt. 217 p. 1st edition. Very good. [97145] (show more)

Price: $100.00

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Dark Testament
ABRAHAMS, Peter

London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, (1942). 12mo. Orange cloth, stamped in black. 160 p. 1st ed. Inscription (dated Johannesburg, May, 1943) on endpaper, tape residue at top & bottom edges of endpapers; else about fine in d.w. with minor edge wear & chipping at top of spine & a couple of internally mended edge tears. [71180] (show more)

Price: $100.00

Abrahams' 2nd book & 1st novel.

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Hespéridas: (Fragmentos de um Poema Perdido em Triste e Miserando Naufrágio)
CARDOSO, Pedro

Cabo Verde: Tipografia Minerva, 1930. 12mo. Wraps. 64 p. 1st ed. Pages unopened. Very good. Scarce. [71515] (show more)

Price: $100.00

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A British Borderland: Service and Sport in Equatoria
WILSON, Captain H. A

Introduction by J. Cathcart Wason, M.P. With 18 illustrations & a map. London: John Murray, 1912. 8vo. Green cloth, stamped in black & gilt. xxi, 347 p. 1st edition. Very good. [97259] (show more)

Price: $100.00

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Mexico and Africa from the Sight of My Rifle
BUSH ROMERO, Pablo

Illustrated with b/w photos + a few in color. México: Gráfica Panamericana, ca. 1958. 8vo. Red cloth, stamped in gilt. 322 p. First edition in English. One of 1000 copies. INSCRIBED & SIGNED. About fine. [97172] (show more)

Price: $95.00

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A Dirge Too Soon
APPIAH, Peggy

Tema: Ghana Publishing Corporation, (1976). 12mo. Wraps. 181 p. 1st ed. Very good. [71107] (show more)

Price: $95.00

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Arrow of God
ACHEBE, Chinua

New York: John Day, (1967). 8vo. Cloth. 287 p. 1st American ed. About fine in lightly worn d.w. with a couple of short edge tears. [71183] (show more)

Price: $95.00

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The Redemption of Egypt
WORSFOLD, W. Basil

With 4 color plates & numerous b/w illus. New York: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1899. Small 4to. Tan pictorial cloth, stamped in white, gray & gilt. T.e.g. xvii, 333 p. 1st American ed. Bookplate, spine slightly darkened; else about fine. [52604] (show more)

Price: $85.00

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The Economic History of Liberia
BROWN, George W

Washington: Associated Publishers, Inc., (1941). 8vo. Blue cloth, stamped in black. ix, 366 p. 1st ed. Name on endpaper, corners bumped; else very good. [71409] (show more)

Price: $85.00

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In Wildest Africa
SCHILLINGS, C. G

Illustrated with b/w photos. London: Hutchinson & Co., 1907. Two volumes. Small 4to. xiv, 716 p. + ads. 1st edition. Minor wear at edges of cover; else a very good set. [97239] (show more)

Price: $85.00

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TRANSITION

Vol. 1, No. 1 (1978) - Issue 7 (1983) [3438] (show more)

Price: $75.00

Journal of the Faculty of Social Sciences and the Institute of Development Studies, University of Guyana. The first issue contains "Transition" by Walter Rodney.

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After the Wedding: (A Sequel to "Emelia's Promise")
BLAY, J. Benibengor

Foreword by S. Bus-Kwofie. Aboso, Gold Coast: Benibengor Book Agency, (1945). 12mo. Wraps. 60 p. 1st ed. Pages yellowing; else very good. Scarce. [71351] (show more)

Price: $75.00

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