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The Boer War

by Thomas Pakenham

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Trench Books
Published
1979
Condition
Good+
Edition
First American Edition
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$15.00

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New York: Random House, 1979. Moderate wear, reading creases to spine, inscription inside front cover, otherwise sound and unmarked. Price-clipped jacket has wear and chips to edges, folds on spine. Detailed history of the 1899 war in South Africa. Many B&W photos, 700pgs. Extra postage outside the US.. First American Edition. Purple Cloth. Good+/Fair.
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The Black Spear

by Julian DeVries

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Trench Books
Published
1933
Condition
Fair
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$15.00

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Cleveland: World Syndicate, 1933. White stain to lower right front cover, lengthy gift inscription and sticker on flyleaf, otherwise a decent sound copy with nice bright pages. Jacket edgeworn, mended fron the back with cello tape, complete. A story for young people, set in old Africa.. Red Cloth. Fair/Fair.
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David Livingstone

by Kreigh Collins

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Trench Books
Published
1961
Condition
Good+
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$10.00

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Washington D.C.: Review and Herald, 1961. Wear/bumps to corners, light rubbing, clean and unmarked. Children's version of the famous saga.. Pictorial Cover. Good+/No Jacket.
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Goma the Gorilla Baby

by Ernst M. Lang

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Trench Books
Published
1963
Condition
Good+
Edition
First American Edition
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$6.00

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Garden City: Doubleday, 1963. Wear to edges, light soiling to covers, unmarked. True story of a couple that raised a baby gorilla in their home. Many B&W photos.. First American Edition. Brown Cloth. Good+/No Jacket.
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Meet North Africa

by John Gunther

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Trench Books
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
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$7.00

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New York: Harper, 1957. Light soiling to edges, unmarked. Jacket shows light wear, rubbing. "A Meet the World Book", co-written with Sam & Beryl Epstein.. Blue Cloth. Very Good/Good+. Illus. by Grisha.
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The Soldier's Peaches

by Stuart Cloete

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Trench Books
Published
1959
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$12.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1959. Soiling to top edge, minimal wear; unmarked. Jacket worn, soiling to back. A collection of short stories set in Africa.. First Edition. Brown Cloth. Good+/Good.
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Tourist in Africa

by Evelyn Waugh

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Trench Books
Published
1960
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$6.00

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Boston: LIttle Brown, 1960. Soiling/stain to top edge, old price on flyleaf, bookplate hase been removed from flyleaf. Jacket worn, spine quite faded, 1" chip at base of spine. The author writes of his trip to Africa. illus with B&W photos.. First Edition. Brown Cloth. Good+/Fair.
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The Waters of Africa

by Ethelreda Lewis

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Trench Books
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$16.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1929. Minor wear at corners, original dealer's tag on front pastedown, light soiling to foredge,otherwise unmarked. "Being Volume Three of the Life and Works of Trader Horn".. First Edition. Green Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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On the Edge of the Rift

by Elspeth Huxley

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Trench Books
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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$10.00

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New York: Morrow, 1962. Real nice copy, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows minor wear at corners and top spine folds. "Memories of Kenya".. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good.
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Mamba

by Stuart Cloete

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Trench Books
Published
1956
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$7.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1956. Red and black hardcover with red and yellow titles on spine; clean and unmarked. Jacket shows wear at edges (affecting title on spine), cello tape repairs from back at spine ends, not price clipped. "....an intense and violent novel of Africa....".. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Good+.
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The Lion's Way

by C.T. Stoneham

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Trench Books
Published
1932
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$185.00

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New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1932. "A Story of Men and Lions". Just a trace of wear at lower corners, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows minimal edgewear, 1/2" closed tear bottom back, not price clipped. The story of a child reared by a lioness to become leader of a wild lion pack. "Out of Africa comes always some new thing.".… Read more
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$185.00
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A Man in a Mirror

by Richard Llewellyn

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Trench Books
Published
1961
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$8.00

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Garden City: Doubleday, 1961. Wear at edges and corners, unmarked. Price clipped jacket shows wear at corners and edges, yellowed back. "...a novel of Africa today, and of the dilemma of her young people....".. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good+/Good.
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$8.00
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In Darkest Africa - 2 Vol

by Henry M. Stanley

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Trench Books
Published
1890
Condition
Good+
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$200.00

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New York: Charles Scribners Sons, 1890. Shelfwear to edges and corners, slight wear/rubbing to boards. Dark green cloth with gold titles and blind stamped outline of Africa. Dark brown endpapers, two steel engravings, 150 illus and maps. Three folded maps in rear pockets, small, med. and large; the two larger maps are partially split at folds, otherwise all three are… Read more
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$200.00
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Margin of Error

by Mary Borden

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Trench Books
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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$9.00

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New York: Longman Green, 1954. Slight wear at corners and spine ends, unmarked. Jacket shows wear at corners and spine ends, slight shelfwear. The story of a passenger plane headed for disaster in Africa.. Second Printing. Red Cloth. Very Good/Good+.
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My Dark Companions and Their Strange Stories

by Henry M. Stanley

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Trench Books
Published
1893
Condition
Good+
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$75.00

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London: Sampso Low, Marston & Co., 1893. Probably a first edition. Dark brown cloth, gold lettering; illus of lion wrestling with a snake in high grass, spine shows a primate climbing a tree, Some wear to corners, edges, and spine ends. Front flyleaf corner is clipped, cracked at hinge, some signatures just beginning to separate. 1" strip cut from top… Read more
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$75.00