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Inside Africa

by Gunther, John

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Published
1955
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Hamish Hamilton, London, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. XVI, 960 pages, acknowledgements, bibliography, sources and index. Map illustrated endpapers, showing a map of Africa and of the route taken by the author. The authors' journeying in the Africa in the 1950s. … Read more
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Warriors at Suez: Eisenhower Takes America into the Middle East

by Neff, Donald

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Published
1983
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671410100
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Linden Press / Simon & Schuster, New York, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. the bottom edge of the text block has a black mark, slight ruffling of the top edge of the dustjacket. No other damage. Double page end paper maps, each different, 2 sections of black-and-white plates (67), and other maps… Read more
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Are We There Yet?: Chasing a Childhood Through South Africa

by Smiedt, David

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Published
2004
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9780702233845
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University of Queensland Press, St Lucia, Brisbane, 2004. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Previous owner's name on the 1st page along with some childish scribbles. Otherwise there is no damage to describe, the book being clean and without further annotation Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 300 pages. Please refer to accompanying… Read more
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Johannesburg: One hundred years

by Erasmus, Mr B P J – editorial role

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Published
1986
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9780868460369
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Chris van Rensburg Publications, Johannesburg, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: photographic. A large and sumptuously illustrated book celebrating the city's centenary, 332pp. commencing with early photographs of the High Veld pioneers before the discovery of gold, and diagrams showing the original farm boundaries such as Braamfontein 142, Langlaagte 258, Diepkloof 61, Turffontein… Read more
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Cairo in the War; 1939-45

by Cooper, Artemis

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Published
2013
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9781848548848
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John Murray, London, 2013. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. The British in Egypt, the King and the city, list of illustrations, source notes, bibliography and index. At the beginning of the text are two pages of maps, one showing the position of Cairo and its environs and one of the city of Cairo its… Read more
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The African Safari; The Ultimate Wildlife and Photographic Adventure

by Fetner, P. Jay

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Published
1989
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Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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9780312009694
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St. Martin's Press, New York, 1989. Second Printing. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good/Very Good. Illustrator: P. Jay Fetner -- Photographer. XVI, 678 pages, acknowledgements, foreword by George Plimpton, and bibliography. Illustrated endpapers, both different, front and paper: -- showing safari destinations on the front paste-down and on the free front end paper a… Read more
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Married Life in an African Tribe

by Schapera, I. Prof

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Published
1964
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Very Good Condition
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2nd Impression
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Faber & Faber, London, 1964. 2nd Impression. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Map. 700 g; 3 of the 64 pages, indexed, illustrated with a map, frontispiece, and 7 other plates. Original price clipped dustjacket has a 0.25 inch tear at the bottom right-hand corner of the front panel, but is otherwise undamaged.… Read more
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Soldiers of the Queen; War in the Soudan

by Sutton, Ralph

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Published
1985
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Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780958932301
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New South Wales Military Historical Society and the Royal New South Wales Regiment, Sydney, 1985. First Edition. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. By Author On the Title Page. XXVIII, 324 pages, last three pages blank, intentionally, foreword by Major-General G.L. Maitland, foreword by Brigadier E.J.H. Howard, acknowledgements, Battle Honours the Royal New… Read more
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Rules of the Wild

by Marciano, Francesca

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Published
1998
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780224051231
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Jonathan Cape, London, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Dark red coloured endpapers. Black coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Light dust marks and browning to the text block edges. Colour photographic dustwrapper with white and dark red titles to the front panel and dark red titles to the backstrip. … Read more
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Inside Africa

by Gunther, John

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Published
1955
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Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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Harper & Brothers, New York, 1955. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Good/Poor. 1.130 kg.; XXIV, 952 pages, A Note in a Way of a Preface, a list of African countries (at time of writing book), acknowledgements, bibliography, sources and index. Map illustrated endpapers, showing a map of Africa and of the route taken by the… Read more
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A Kind of Homecoming

by Braithwaite, E.R

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Published
1963
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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Frederick Muller Limited, London, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 390 g.; IV, 5-272 pages, last four pages blank, intentionally, list of illustrations. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece, of author. The text is illustrated with 13 other black-and-white photographs throughout the text. Purple coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Pale… Read more
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Strange Safari

by Ruthin, Margaret

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1955
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Good Condition
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First Edition
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Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd, London and New York, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Poor. Illustrator: H. Johns -- Cover Art and Frontispiece. IV, 5-256 pages, last two pages blank. Colour illustrated frontispiece, by H. Johns. Green coloured boards with red titles to the front panel and backstrip. Bumping to the… Read more
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Mysterious Valleys

by Hairs, Jack

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Published
No date
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Colorgravure Publication, Melbourne, No date. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrated endpapers showing small vignettes of the internal text illustrations, against a green coloured background and between each small vignettes is a black-and-white illustration of an African warriors head. The text is illustrated with black-and-white illustrated frontispiece and seven full page black-and-white illustrations,… Read more
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More from the Primeval Forest

by Schweitzer, Albert

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Published
1931
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Good Condition
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First Edition
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A. & C. Black, London, 1931. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 360 g.; XIV, 174 pages, last page blank, two pages following further books published by publishing house, introduction by author, translator's note, list of illustrations and index. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece, of Albert Schweitzer sitting just below… Read more
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The Strong Brown God the Story of the Niger River

by De Gramont, Sanche

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780246107596
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Rupert Hart-Davis, London, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various Contemporary. 352 pages, last two pages blank, includes bibliography, index, 32 pages of black-and-white cartoons, paintings, and photographs, as well as a double page, and six other maps. End page maps. The top edge of the text block is a darkened and… Read more
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safari: The East African Diaries of a Wildlife Photographer

by Ziesler, Gunter & Hofer, Angelika

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Published
1984
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Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780207149559
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Angus & Robertson, London, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: The Author. 1.2 kg; 200 pages, last page blank, in original photographic illustrated dust jacket, which is rubbed and chipped at the top and bottom of the spine section, otherwise the book and dust wrapper are in very good condition the book is illustrated with… Read more
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A Box Full of Spirits; Adventures of a Film-maker in Africa

by Woodhead, Leslie

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Published
1987
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9780434877881
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William Heinemann, London, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 248 pages, last 2 blank, acknowledgements. Map illustrated endpapers, the first showing the general area within Africa of the Mursi tribes' country and the larger a more detailed map of the same area. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography. … Read more
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Congo Pilgrim

by Severn, Merlyn

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Published
1952
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Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Museum Press, London, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Poor Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. 221 pp., Map, black and white frontispiece, 36 photographic illustrations by the author, indexed, dustjacket badly damaged with some loss, now protected, binding slightly worn on bottom edge, corners bumped, offset tanning of the endpages, top edge of pages "dusty". A… Read more
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Kaffirs Are Lively - Being Some Backstage Impressions of the South African Democracy

by Walker, Oliver

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Published
1948
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Left Book Club ( Gollancz ), London, 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 240 pages, map, introduction, index. Aside from the usual browning of the page edges, the book is in good order. Size: 12mo (Small Hardcover). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; Africa;… Read more
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The African Giant: the Story of a Journey

by Cloete, Stuart

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Published
1956
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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Collins, London, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Good. Illustrator: Rehne Cloete Photographer, and Maps. 448 pp., Maps, black and white photographs by Rehna Cloete, appendix, index, dustwrapper slightly worn and soiled, now protected, previous owner's inscription across half title page in biro. Chronicles a journey across Africa, undertaken, in Cloete's words, with… Read more
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