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Catalogue: AFRICA


3302 AU TCHAD / CORNET Au Tchad. 3 ans chez les Sénoussistes,Ouaddaîens,Kirdis. 322 p., 2 cartes rempliées,26 grav.nb hors texte (b/w photogr. plates, fold. maps) 1910 Paris : Plon-Nourrit et cie HARDCOVER: (Contempary rebound (?) 3/4 cloth, spine with gilt. black vignette, title page missing, one map small repairs, else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Sahara Chad Voyages Travel Expeditions Ethnography Anthropology ] € 65.00
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9795 BAEDEKER, K. Ägypten. Handbuch Für Reisende. Zweiter Theil. Ober-Ägypten Und Nubien Bis Zum Zweiten Katarakt Handbuch für Reisende. Seventh ed.. . XL + 400 p., mit 11 Karten und 26 Plänen und Grundrissen. 1891 Leipzig : Baedeker HARDCOVER: Orig. red cl. .Exterior and endpapers POOR. Interior except for small defiencies VERY GOOD) Very rare Baedeker: this is the first and only German edition of " Ober-Ägypten" . Previously only "Unter-Ägypten" had been published. This edition covering Upper Egypt was published a year before the English edition of the same title in 1892 The next German edition on Egypt (1897) combined both Upper and Lower Egypt in one volume. Hinrichsen D488. Orig. red cl., worn at extremities, rests of light water damage on front cover and end pages- heavier on back side-. In two places repaired with tape. Thus a very rare and interesting Baedeker for a low price! [KEY WORDS: Africa North Africa Egypt Sudan Travel Guide Voyages Travel ] € 324.50
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1391 BAEDEKER, K. Ägypten und der Sudan. Handbuch für Reisende. Seventh ed.. . CXC,480 p.,21 Karten, 84 Plaenen und Grundrissen und 55 Abb. 1913 Leipzig : Baedeker HARDCOVER: (red cl., light rubbed at extremities) [KEY WORDS: Africa North Africa Egypt Sudan Travel Guide Voyages Travel ] € 215.55
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4095 BAPTISTA J. DO AMPARO Moçambique : província portuguesa de ontem e de hoje / J. do Amparo Baptista.. . 544 p., diagr. 1962 Vila Nova de Famalicão : Centro Gráfico SOFTCOVER: (Orig. wrpprs, bit shelf wear, pages unopened. AS NEW) Very rare. [KEY WORDS: Africa Moçambique Mozambique Colonial history Geography Geographical Geographic ] € 37.50
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8010 BEACH, D. N. Mapondera: Heroism and history in Northern Zimbabwe, 1840-1904. . &&&&& 93 p., b/w photogr, maps, index, glossary 1989 Harare : Mambo Press SOFTCOVER: (Orig. col. pictor. cover. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Zimbabwe Colonial history ] € 12.27
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3003 BECKER, PETER Path of Blood: The Rise and Conquests of MZILIKAZI Founder of the Matabele Tribe of Southern Africa. 2nd prtg. (same year as first). . XVIII+289 p., 26 b/w plates, maps, bibliogr., index. 1962 London: Longmans HARDCOVER: (Or. gilt. cl., some foxing to endpapers, previous owner's name on first end paper, VG+ in a similar (pictorial) dustjacket) [KEY WORDS: Africa south africa History Ehnography Anthropology ] € 45.00
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1515 BERG, BENGT Abu Markub. Onder olifanten en reuzenvogels. 1st. ed. Bewerking R.Tolman. . 194 p., b&w photogr. & drrawings 1928 Den Haag : Leopold HARDCOVER: (Or. dec. cl. b.) [KEY WORDS: Africa Natural history travel Expeditions ] € 15.88
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8074 BLOM, JAN (BREYTEN BREYTENBACH) Lotus. [Gedichten in Suidafrikaans door BREYTEN BREYTENBACH onder pseud. JAN BLOM]. 151 p. 1970 Kaapstad : Buren-uitgewers HARDCOVER: (Orig. cloth with GOOD dust jacket. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa literature poetry ] € 19.30
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5391 BOER , HANS A. DE Onderweg genoteerd. Het verhaal van een wereldreis langs het spoor van het onrecht dat aan onze anders gekleurde medemensen wordt aangedaan.. . 311 p., b/w photogrphs, map of the world-travel. 1957 Amsterdam : H.J. Paris HARDCOVER: (Orig. red cloth with coloured d.j., names on endpaper else VERY GOOD) Een wereldreis van vier jaren door de Verenigde Staten van Amerika - Zuidwest-Afrika - Zuid-Afrika - Rhodesië - Tangajika - Kenia - India - Birma - Malakka - Singapore - Hongkong - rood-China - Korea - Japan - Australië. [KEY WORDS: Africa Asia America China Cultural history ] € 16.50
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5746 BOXER, C. R. Dutch Seaborne Empire 1600 1800. First Edition.. . XXVI+326 p; 8 maps; 16 illustrations, index, bibliogr., 1965 London: Hutchinson HARDCOVER: (Orig. blue cloth covers with title in goldlettering along spine. VERY GOOD ) The first edition of this in depth study on Dutch maritime/colonial expansion. [KEY WORDS: Latin America South America Indonesia Dutch East Indies Africa Netherlands Colonial history ] € 39.50
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6192 CACHET, F. LION / LION CACHET, F. De Worstelstrijd Der Transvalers. Aan Het Volk Van Nederland Verhaald. 1st ed.. . 577 p., portrait of Paul Kruger and four tinted lithographs and col. folding map 1882 Amsterdam : J.H.Kruyt HARDCOVER: (Bound in 3/4 cloth with gilt lettering,cover worn at edges, map repaired, else VERY GOOD The plate list indicates there should be 5 plates plus the portrait but almost all copies have only four plates. RARE. [KEY WORDS: Africa Netherlands Holland Dutch Colonial history Boer War Booerenoorlog ] € 95.00
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3832 CATE, S.H. TEN Wereldgeschiedenis der laatste twee jaren 1869-1870. . &&&&& VII+765 p. with fold.map of Suez Canal 1872 Zwolle : Van Hoogstraten & Gorter HARDCOVER: (Orig. gilt decor.red cl., hinge broken, spine ends frayed, else VERY GOOD) Two large sections on Suez Canal (50 p.) and French-German War of 1870 (265 p.). [KEY WORDS: Africa Asia Europe History French-German War of 1870. Suez Canal ] € 29.50
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359 CONRAD, F.W. Over de doorgraving van de landengte van Suez. Voordracht Kon.Acad.v.Wetenschappen te Amsterdam,Nov.1857 (met 6 gelith.vouw-kaarten en 1 gelith.vouw-tabel . 33 p.,col.fold.table,fold.maps 1858 Amsterdam : Post SOFTCOVER: (paperb., bit fox.) [KEY WORDS: Africa North Africa Egypt Transport History Suez Canal] € 86.22
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9236 CONRADIE, L.J. Spaanders Wat Vlieg. Die Romantiek Van Die Poskantoor. First Edition. SIGNED and DEDICATION by author on 19 June 1953.. . 180 p., num. b/w photographs on plates 1953 Pretoria: J.L Van Schaik HARDCOVER: (Original brown pictorial cloth, with pictorial dust jacket (protected by mylar) VERY GOOD) Very scarce. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Afriva postal services Cultural history postkantoor postwezen ] € 59.50
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9232 CRONK. Q. C. B. The Endemic Flora Of St Helena. With colour plates painted by Lesly Ninnes.. . 119p, full page colour plates, index, bibliogr., maps, 28 x 22 cm. Anthony Nelson Ltd HARDCOVER: (Orig. yellow gilt. cloth, pict. dust jacket. NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa f St Helena Natural history flora ] € 42.50
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3926 CROSS, N. & BAKKER,R. (RED.) Aan de oever van de woestijn. Vertellingen uit de Sahel.. . 286 p., glossary, list of botanical names: local, Latin, Dutch, bibliogr. 1992 Amsterdam / 's-Gravenhage: Jan Mets / Novib SOFTCOVER: (Orig. decor. wrpprs. AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa Sahel Literature fiction botany Plants agriculture ecology] € 9.50
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3927 DOORN, J.A.A. VAN Een kwestie van overleven. Notities over Zuid-Afrika.. . 134 p., map, notes, bibliogr., 12 x 20 cm. 1991 Amsterdam : Meulenhoff SOFTCOVER: (Orig. decor. wrpprs. small stain top corner pages, else AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa South-Africa Voyages Travel Colonial history ] € 9.50
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1614 DUMONT, R. False Start in Africa. Revised edition. Translated by Phyllis Nauts Ott. Introduction by Thomas Balogh. 328 pages, 2 charts, index, bibliogr. 1969 London : Andre Deutsch HARDCOVER: (Original red cloth, gilt, dust jacket, a few page with pencil notations) The now classic analysis of the problems of post-colonial Africa. [KEY WORDS: Africa Economy History POLITICS AFRICA FRENCH TERRITORIES ENGLISH COLONIALISM DEVELOPMENT ANALYSIS] € 20.42
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2262 EGGINK, CLARA In Afrika. . &&&&& 133 p. 1979 Den Haag : Leopold SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pict. wrpprs. Cover lightly soiled. VERY GOOD) Zeldzaam. [KEY WORDS: Africa Oost Afrika Egypte Soedan Rhodeia Kenia Oeganda Voyages Travel ] € 16.50
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9734 ELLIS, THE REV. WILLIAM. Three visits to Madagascar during the years 1853-1854-1856 including a Journey to the Capital. With notices of the natural history of the country and of the present Civilisation of the People.. Fourth thousand .. . XVII + 476 p., woodcut frontisp.-folded plate, 14 woodcut plates after photos & sketches by the author, 10 text-ills.,, a lithographed map, appendix 1858 London : John Murray HARDCOVER: (Skilfully rebound in 3/4 calf, with giltted raised cords and red title vignet with gilted letters. Marbled boards. NEAR FINE)) Rare,especially in this fine condition, this first widely read account of the island, and a thorough description of the society, customs, religion and natural history. The woodcut frontisp.-folded plate contains a view of the capital Antanarivo. [KEY WORDS: Africa Madagascar Voyages Travel Naval history Ethnography Anthropology religion] € 325.00
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8146 EX ORIENTE LUX Jaarbericht van het vooraziatisch-egyptisch genootschap Ex Oriente Lux. nr. 10., 1945-1948. [articles in dutch, french, english and german]. . 225 -574 p., num. plates and text ills., maps, 21 x 27 cm. 1945-8 Leiden : (Orig. stiff wrpprs. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Asia Egypt Near East Archaeology Ehnography Anthropology Religion ] € 24.50
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8149 EX ORIENTE LUX Jaarbericht van het vooraziatisch-egyptisch genootschap Ex Oriente Lux. nr. 18., 1964. [articles in dutch, french, english and german]. . 253-391 p., num. plates and text ills., maps, 21 x 27 cm. 1964 Leiden : (Orig. stiff wrpprs. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Asia Egypt Near East Archaeology Ehnography Anthropology Religion ] € 19.50
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8147 EX ORIENTE LUX JUBILEUMNUMMER Jaarbericht van het vooraziatisch-egyptisch genootschap Ex Oriente Lux. nr. 15., 1957-1958. . 248 p., num. plates and text ills., maps, 21 x 27 cm. 1957-8 Leiden : (Orig. stiff wrpprs. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Asia Egypt Near East Archaeology Ehnography Anthropology Religion ] € 24.50
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4112 FINE PRINTING / ROTH, JEAN-DANIEL L'ultime voyage de Jean-Daniel Roth. Journal de bord. Limited edition of 350 : this is number 285. . Text printed on heavy paper in two colors, tipped-in real b/w photograph of author, col.map 1949 Lausanne : Maitres-imprimeurs Max Roth et Carl Sauter SOFTCOVER: (Original stiff wrpprs with gilt. decor. Jacket (rubbed at edges), all sewn with red cord. VERY GOOD) This exquisite example of fine printing tells the story of author's very last journey ( by sea from Venice to Durban). [KEY WORDS: Africa Indian Ocean fine printing voyages & travel ] € 80.00
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8246 FRANCK, LOUIS Congo. Land en Volk. SIGNED. Met opdracht en handtekening van auteur. . 344 p., met vele z/w illustraties & kaarten in en buiten tekst 1926 Brugge : De Centrale Boekhandel HARDCOVER: (Omslag ontbreekt. Inhoud ZEER GOED) [KEY WORDS: africa congo Ethnography Anthropology voyages & travel Colonial history ] € 22.50
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6925 FRANSEN, HANS & COOK, MARY ALEXANDER The Old Houses of the Cape. A Survey of the Existing Buildings in the Traditional Style of Architecture of Dutch Settled Regions of the Cape of Good Hope. With a Preface by Dr. Anton Rupert. First Edition. ADDED Newspaper clippings.. . 272 p.., 5 colour plates+frontisp, 10 maps and 13 town plans, over 600 black & white illustrations, 200 line drawings,index, bibliogr. 1965 Cape Town: A.A Balkema HARDCOVER: (Orig. blue gilt. cloth. Pictor. dust jacket bit chipped. Dedication on first end paper. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa South-Africa Colonial history Cultural history Architecture ] € 129.50
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6452 GELABERT SERGE Reflets d'autrefois. Architecture et art de vivre à l'île de La Réunion. French and English text.. . 132 p, colour illustrations on plates, 30 x 24 cm. 1999 Ile De La Reunion HARDCOVER: (Or. carton pictorial cover. AS NEW) Gentilhommières et maisons de colons des XVIIIe et XIXe siècles avec leur mobilier et architecture insulaire. Interior and exterior of colonial mansions. [KEY WORDS: Africa Ile De La Reunion Colonial history Architecture ] € 87.50
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4136 GIFFORD, C. l'Égypte aux Égyptiens. Deuexieme edit. revue et augmentée.. . 47 p. 1919 Geneve : Pfeiffer SOFTCOVER: (Orig. wrpprs, cover repaired, loosening, ex-lib. Text VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt Colonial history Politics ] € 17.50
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696 GOLDING, VAUTIER The story of David Livingstone. (The children's heroes series) ca. 1906 . VII+118 p., col.ills, map, frontisp., 12x15 cm. London : Jack HARDCOVER: (cl., sl. fox.) [KEY WORDS: Africa Voyages Travel Ethnography Anthropology Biography ] € 19.06
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8087 GORDON-BROWN, A. CHRISTOPHER WEBB SMITH An Artist at the Cape of Good Hope 1837-1839. First Edition. ADDED: The peoples of southern africa. A 19th century view" by Anna Smith.. . XII + 82,(10) p., num. (colour) plates, index, 24 x 30 cm. 1965 Cape Town : Timmins HARDCOVER: (Orig. gilt. buckram with pictor. dust jacket . VERY GOOD) In this biography a prominent art historian reveals the work of an obscure artist with considerable merit at the Cape. The work includes fine productions of aquarelles of landscapes, buildings, people, birds & plants. [KEY WORDS: Africa south africa art ] € 47.50
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1929 HANZELKA, J. & ZIKMUND, M. Afrika. Traum und Wirklichkeit. 3 Bände. . I:301 p.; II :362 p.; III:288 p., ills., fold. col. map, gloss., bibliogr. 1959 Berlin : Volk und Welt HARDCOVER: (cl., dust jacket) [KEY WORDS: Africa ] € 54.45
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3913 HARRER, HEINRICH Geheimnis Afrika. 1. Auflage. 152 p.,num. col. photogr. plates, maps, bibliogr., index, 20x28 cm 1979 Innsbruck : Pinguin-Verlag; Frankfurt/Main : Umschau-Verlag HARDCOVER: (Orig. decor. grey cloth, light shelf wear, else VERY GOOD) Scarce. [KEY WORDS: Africa photography Voyages Travel ] € 39.50
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3767 HENIGE, DAVID P. The Chronology of Oral Tradition. Quest for a Chimera.. . 265 p., 14 tables, 2 figures, appendices, bibliography, index 1974 Oxford : Clarendon HARDCOVER: (Orig. Cloth. Gilt spine titles. AS NEW in slightly worn dust-jacket with price corner clipped off) This scarce edition offers a critical study of the ways in which historical materials, primarily oral cope with such sources to measure the past. The approach -with emphasis on dynastic societies- is comparative. [KEY WORDS: Africa Ethnography Anthropology oral history ] € 74.50
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5464 HOFMEYR, N. De Afrikaner Boer en de Jameson-Inval. 2e dr.. XV+408 p. +adverts., full-page plates, text-illusts, map, folding map. 1896 Amsterdam / Kaapstad / Cape Town: Jacques Dusseau & Co., HARDCOVER: (Original half red cloth, printed paper-covered boards, slightly stained and edges rubbed, name on f.e.p., else VERY GOOD). Important because of its documentary value, much of the Boer point of view. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa ] € 29.50
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3595 HOLM, E. Die Felsbilder Suedafrikas. [Die Grossen Raetsel der Vergangenheit II]. 132 p. (col.) plates, drawings, maps, bibliogr. 1969 Tübingen : Wasmuth HARDCOVER: (Orig. blue cl., dustjacket small tear, else AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Ethnography Anthropology Cultural history ] € 29.00
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3351 HUTCHEON, J. E. Things Seen in Madeira. A description of one of the most beautiful islands in the world, the impressiveness of its mountain scenery, its rich flora …. . 158 p., 32 b/w photogr plates, map, index 1951 London : Seeley, Service and Co. HARDCOVER: (Orig. gilt blue cl. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Madeira Geography Geographical Geographic Ehnography Anthropology Botany Plants Gardens ] € 23.50
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6390 JACQ, C. Ramses. De vrouwe van Aboe Simbel. Deel 4.[. . 351 p., , 2 landkaarten van Egypte 2003 Amsterdam : Luitingh - Sijthoff SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperback. ZEER GOED) [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypte Egypt Literature fiction ] € 5.90
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6623 JANSEN, G. The doctor-patient relationship in an African tribal society. Ph.Diss at Free University Amssterdam. ADDED theses.. . [VIII] + 224 p., diagr., bibliogr.,index, fold-out map at rear, glossary of Xhosa terms 1973 Assen : Van Gorcum SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pict. wrpprs. GOOD) A study in the field of medical anthropology in rural Bomvanaland. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Bomvanaland Ethnography Anthropology Medicine Psychology Folk Medicine Ethnomedicine ] € 39.50
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7011 JEUNESSE, A. Geographie de l'Afrique. (Collection Bibliotheque Phillipart).. 64 p., 16 x 11 cm 1861(?) Paris :Bibliotheque Phillipart HARDCOVER: (Orig. decor. yellow wrpprs. Cover slightly soiled and torn . Pages uncut. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Geography Geographical Geographic ] € 19.50
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3956 JOUSSET, PAUL Un Tour de Méditerranée de Venise à Tunis par Athènes, Constantinople et le Caire. 150 illustrations d'après nature et 8 aquarelles par R. de la Néziè.. . 262 p., num. (col.) ills., 27x21,5 cm. 1880(?) Paris : Ancienne Maison Quantin HARDCOVER: (Orig. gilt. pictorial cloth, cover bit discol., else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Europe Tunis Athens Venice Cairo Constantinople Istanbul History Geography Geographical Geographic Voyages Travel ] € 149.50
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1163 KOEBEL, W.H. Madeira: old and new. Illustrated with photographs by M.Crossart . XVI+216+XVI p., ills., map on frontisp. 1909 London : Griffiths HARDCOVER: (Or. blue gilt. cl., sl. worn spine ends, three pages has some underlining) End pages contain an interesting publisher catalogue. [KEY WORDS: Africa Madeira Geography Geographical Geographic History travel ] € 131.14
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1787 LANGE, KURT & HIRMER, MAX De Cultuur van Egypte 3000 jaar architectuur, beeldhouwkunst en schilderkunst in beeld. Vertaling Paul van Schilfgaarde. Met 259 reproducties, waarvan 23 in kleuren. 3e druk. 98 p. + 260 plates (23 in colour) and 48 text illustrations, map, index, 24 x32 cm. Added newspaper clipping. 1961 Zeist : Uitgeversmaatschappij W. de Haan, N.V. HARDCOVER: (Or. black gilt. decorated cloth, some text pages underlined, two name stamps) Monumental standard work on architecture, sculpture and paintings of ancient Egypt. [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt archaeology cultural history, photography] € 35.85
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4031 LEMESURIER , PETER Decoding the great pyramid. The house fof hidden knowledge.. 255 p., col. photogr. & illstr., 22 x 28 cm 1999 Washington : Element Books Inc. HARDCOVER: (Orig. blue cloth., pictorial d.j. AS NEW) "To those of us who go searching throuh maps of esoteric knowledge looking for some clue to the unraveled mysteries of man's existence his revelations are significant." [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt esotery Ehnography Anthropology Religion ] € 20.00
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3350 LOPEZ HERRERA, SALVADOR Las islas Canarias a través de la Historia. Con 44 laminas fuera de texto. Prólogo de Manuel Ballesteros Gaibrois. Mapa plegado fuera de texto. 3 ed.. . XX + 201 p., 44 b/w photogr. plates, fold. map, bibliogr., 22 x 16 cm. 1972 Madrid SOFTCOVER: (Orig. decor. stiff paper wrpprs, VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Islas Canarias Canary islands Geography Geographical Geographic History ] € 23.50
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1051 LORAN, E.ET.AL African and ancient Mexican art. The Loran Collection . 95 p., (col.) ills., maps, bibliogr., 21x28 cm. 1974 San Francisco : The Fine Arts Museum SOFTCOVER: (paperb.) [KEY WORDS: Latin America South America Mexico Africa archeology art ] € 24.96
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3189 MALHERBE, D. F. Afrikaanse verse 'n bloemlesing vir die middelbare skool. Deel II. sec. ed.. . 151 p., 128 x 182 mm 1938 Bloemfontein HARDCOVER: (Origgrey cl., some browning, dedication on first endpaper, else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Literature fiction poetry ] € 13.00
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3465 MASPERO, G. Histoire Ancienne Des Peuples De L'Orient. Troisième édition avec neuf cartes en couleurs hors texte et écritures hiéroglyphiques. . VIII+656 p, ills., col. fold. maps, index 1878 Paris : Hachette HARDCOVER: (Halfcl. binding slightly loosening, occas. pencil underlining, first and last pages bit fox., some small repairs, else VERY GOOD One of the first editions with the nine colored folded maps and the hieroglyphs. [KEY WORDS: Africa North Africa Egypt Asia Near East Iran Persia History of Egypt Hieroglyphs Hieroglyphen egyptology ] € 58.00
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8011 MELCHIOR, DR. A. Schoonheid en bijgeloof in Oost-Afrika. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Geschreven en getekende reisindrukken.. . 276 p., b/w drawings intext and on plates, maps, index, glossary 1950 Haarlem : De Spaarnestad HARDCOVER: (Orig. . gilt. Cloth. Cover bit browning. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Voyages Travel Colonial history Ethnography Anthropology geography Geographical Geographic] € 18.50
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9668 MINISTY OF CULTURE, TUNESIAN REPUBLIC The olive tree at the heart of the Heritage and Art Exhibition. Der Ölbaum in der Ausstellung für Kulturerbe und Bildende Künste : 1 Juni - 31 Oktober 2000. Sagarat az-zaitun fi ma´rad at-turat wa-'l-funun at-taskiliya. . n.p., lavishy illustrated, bibliogr., 28 x 21 cm. oblong 2000 Expo Hannover SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pict. wrpprs. VERY GOOD) Very rare this beautifully illustrated and highly informative catalogue. Only one known copy in the Universitätsbibliothek Tübingen. [KEY WORDS: Africa Tunesia Cultural history art Ehnography Anthropology biology ] € 39.50
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690 MONTEFIORE, ARTHUR Henry M. Stanley, the African explorer. 4. ed., twentieth thousand, revised & enlarged . X+192 p., ills. n.d. London : Partridge HARDCOVER: (cl.) [KEY WORDS: Africa Voyages Travel Expeditions Biography ] € 29.50
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5090 MURRAY, MARGARET The Splendour That Was Egypt. A General Survey of Egyptian Culture and Civilisation. First edit.. . 354 p., num. (col.) ill.,maps, index, bibliogr. 1949 London : Sidgewick and Jackson HARDCOVER: (Orig. brown gilt. cloth, spine bit sun faded, else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt Cultural history art Archaeologie Egyptology ] € 29.50
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3685 OLBRECHTS, FRANS M. Het roode land der zwarte Kariatieden. Band- en tekstversiering van L.Meurrens, [Keurboek N°14],. . 209 p. + 32 b/w photogr., maps 1935 Davidsfonds SOFTCOVER: (Orig.decorated stiff wrpprs, pages uncut and unopened, bit fox., else VERY GOOD) Account of journey through French West Africa [KEY WORDS: Africa French West Africa Geography Geographical Geographic Ehnography Anthropology ] € 19.50
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5085 PEDRALS, D.P. DE ARCHEOLOGIE DE L'AFRIQUE NOIRE. Coll. BIBLIOTHEQUE HISTORIQUE. ADDED some Dutch newspaper clipping (1928) on the suject.. . 234 p., 68 drawings by author, bibliogr. 1950 Paris : Payot SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pict. wrpprs. GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Archaeology Ehnography Anthropology Geography Geographical Geographic ] € 19.50
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5685 PEPETELA Een roemrijke geschiedenis. De tijd van de Vlamingen. 1e druk.. 444 p. 1997 Amsterdam : Meulenhoff SOFTCOVER: (Paperback.Vaag kreukje in omslag, streepje bovenzijde pag., verder ALS NIEUW) [KEY WORDS: Africa Angola Literature fiction Colonial history Slavery ] € 9.45
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5107 PICKERLING, R., ET AL. Ngorongoro's Trees and shrubs. Booklet No. 5 of Ngorongoro conservation area booklets.. . ca. 43 p.+ IX p. ads, b/w photos. 1966 Tanzania : The Conservator of Ngorongoro Conservation Unit SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pictorial stiff wrprs., right upper corner bit waterstained, else VERY GOOD) A brief descriptiion of the vegetation. [KEY WORDS: Africa Tanzania Ngorongoro Trees Shrubs Nature ] € 12.50
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5106 PICKERLING, R., ET AL. Ngorongoro's Animal Life. Booklet No. 4 of Ngorongoro conservation area booklets.. . 43 p.+ IX p. ads, b/w photos, maps. 1966 Tanzania : The Conservator of Ngorongoro Conservation Unit SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pictorial stiff wrprs. VERY GOOD) Animal checklist with descriptive notes. [KEY WORDS: Africa Tanzania Ngorongoro Animals Nature ] € 29.50
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5105 PICKERLING, R., ET AL. Ngorongoro's Bird Life. Booklet No. 3 of Ngorongoro conservation area booklets.. . 43 p.+ IX p. ads, b/w photos, maps. 1966 Tanzania : The Conservator of Ngorongoro Conservation Unit SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pictorial stiff wrprs. VERY GOOD) Bird checklist with descriptive notes. [KEY WORDS: Africa Tanzania Ngorongoro Birds Animals Nature ] € 19.50
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5108 PICKERLING, R., ET AL. Ngorongoro's Geological History. Booklet No. 2 of Ngorongoro conservation area booklets.. . 43 p.+ IX p. ads, b/w photos, maps. 1966 Tanzania : The Conservator of Ngorongoro Conservation Unit SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pictorial stiff wrprs. VERY GOOD) A sory of the past and present landscapes. [KEY WORDS: Africa Tanzania Ngorongoro landscape Nature ] € 19.50
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9017 POS, MARY Op vleugels naar Zuid-Afrika. Met een voorwoord van Prof. Dr. H. Burger. 2e druk. . 278 p., b/w photo's on plates 1941 HARDCOVER: (Orig. cl. wtih dust jacket. VERY GOOD) Zeldzame vroege druk. [KEY WORDS: Africa south africa luctvaart voyages & travel ] € 19.50
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8092 QUEVELLERIUS,M. - MEES,W.C. Maria Quevellerius. Huisvrouw van Jan van Riebeeck en haar omgeving. SIGNED by author.. . 144 p., 18 plates.,maps. index, bibliog. 1952 Bussum : Fibula-van Dishoeck HARDCOVER: (Orig.cloth. with gilt. vignet. GOOD dust jacket. End papers bit fox, else AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa China Ceylon Colonial history Economy ] € 22.80
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6913 SCHULZE, PETER H. Herrin beider Länder. Frau, Gott und Pharao.. . 255 p., (col.) photogr, index, bibliog. Bergisch-Gladbach: Lübbe HARDCOVER: (Orig. cloth, dust jacket. NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt Cultural history ] € 17.50
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2030 SMITH, A. Throw Out Two Hands Ballooning Over Africa. 1st Ed.. . 272 p., num (col.) photogr. 1963 London HARDCOVER: (Or.red cl., dust jacket (small tear back side) G/G) With appendix on balloon lift calculations. [KEY WORDS: Africa Voyages Travel Ballooning Balloon photography; balloon anatomy] € 35.00
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2201 STANLEY, HENRY M. In Afrikas donkere wildernissen. Tochten, ontdekkingen en ontmoetingen, opsporing van, en terugkeer met Emin Pacha. Volumes I-II.. . I: X + 600 p.; II: (IV)+ 579 p., num. wood engraved ills. and maps, photogr. portrait frontispiece to page I of the first volume. 1891(?) Arnhem-Nijmegen : E. & M. Cohen HARDCOVER: (Rebound in hlf cloth with cardboards, vol 2 bit loosening, some older tape repairs, missing frontispiece to vol 2, else VERY GOOD) First published in English, In darkest Africa, in 1890. This is the first Dutch edition, bound with publisher's promotional brochure,16 p., illustrated with 10 wood-engravings, of which 6 almost full-page, incl. 2 portrs (Stanley & Emin Pacha) advertising the publication of a so-called cheap edition of the work, to be published in `50 installments, incl. conditions for subscribers printed at tail of last page. (This edition does not call for large fold. maps.) [KEY WORDS: Africa Voyages Travel Expeditions ] € 139.50
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8248 STORRAR, PATRICIA A colossus of roads. 1st Edition. 108 p., black/white and colour photographs index; bibliography, maps on end papers 1984 Cape Town : Murray and Roberts HARDCOVER: (Orig. gilt.brown cloth,VERY GOOD with GOOD dust jacket) This book commemorates the achievements of a great early 19th C roads engineer, Thomas Bain. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa tranport Colonial history ] € 39.50
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3391 TALBOT RICE, TAMARA Die Seldschuken. Herausgeber: Dr. Glyn Daniel.. . 252 p., 80 b/w plates, 58 text ills., bibliogr., index 1963 Köln : Verlag M. DuMont Schauberg HARDCOVER: (Or. cloth w. dust-j. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: africa asia Egypt NEAR EAST Seljuks ] € 30.00
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3368 THEAL G. M. Korte Geschiedenis Van Zuid-Afrika 1484-1835. Dutch tranlation. Tweede verbeterde en vermeerderde druk. ADDED newspaper clippings1920's.. . 365 p., engraved plates, (col.)(fold.) maps 1891 's-Gravenhage: Martinus Nijhoff HARDCOVER: (Orig. gilt. maroon cl., some foxing to early and endpages, pencil annot. appear early in book, else VERY GOOD) A history of the country from earliest European contact until 1830's. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Colonial history Geography Geographical Geographic ] € 59.00
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8247 TOMÁS PÉREZ, V. Marruecos. Estudio geográfico-económico. . &&&&& 239 p., num. maps, index, bibliogr. 1935 Barcelona : Bosch : (Orig. stiff decr. wrpprs. light traces of use. VERY GOOD) Rare. [KEY WORDS: africa Marrokko cartography Geography Geographical Geographic Ethnography Anthropology ] € 37.50
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3215 TREFOIS C. V. Oudnederlandse architectuur in Zuid - Afrika. . &&&&& 112 p., num. b/w photogr. plates, bibliogr., 13 x 21 cm 1969 Melle SOFTCOVER: ( ex-library copy, some small stamps & labels, else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa south africa Colonial history Architecture ] € 39.00
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6602 VENCKEN, HARRY Sahara. Land van Angst en Dorst. . &&&&& 221 p., b/w photogr. on plates, map, bibliogr.., 15x23 cm. 1948(?) Nijmegen/Antwerpen : De Koepel HARDCOVER: (Orig. cloth, on first end paper small stain, else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Geography Geographical Geographic voyages & travel ] € 12.50
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9579 VERSTEEG, M.C. Vlugge Slang : missieverhaal Midden-Afrika. Reeks: Van 't jonge leven. Derde leerjaar. Illustraties gesigneerd met: B. Reith of: Reith, . 2e dr.. . 150 (2) p. : z/w. illustraties, glossary 1923 (?) Tilburg : R.K. Jongensweeshuis : (Linnen band, onderste deel van de rug in de band iets ingescheurd. Tekeningen en tekst ZEER GOED) Very rare. Zeer zeldzaam [KEY WORDS: Africa jeugd litteratuur Mission Christian missionaries missie zending ] € 37.50
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6561 VOYAGE EN TUNISIE / FRANCISCAINES Un voyage en Tunisie. Les Franciscaines Missionnaires de Marie en Tunisie. . 104 p., b/w illus. n.d. Vanves : Imprimerie Franciscaine Missionnaire SOFTCOVER: (Or. pictorial wrpprs, top spine end bit frayed, else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Tunisie Voyages Travel Religion ] € 27.50
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3572 WAGNER, GÜNTER The Bantu of Western Kenya with special reference to the Vusugu and Logoli. (2 vols in 1). . I: XX+ 511, II: VIII+ 184 p., numerous figures, index 1970 London: Oxford University Press, for the International African Institute HARDCOVER: (Orig. navy cloth gilt. VERY GOOD with GOODdust jacket) A one-volume reprint of 'The Bantu of North Kavirondo', a two volume set published in 1949 and 1956, presenting the extensive field work of Dr. Wagner between 1934 and 1938. [KEY WORDS: Africa Ethnography Anthropology ] € 75.00
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2160 WESSEL, INGE & DIETZ, C. R. (HRSG.) Deutsches Land in fernen Zonen. Ein Kolonialbuch für Jungen und Mädel. Mit 4 mehrfärbigen Bildern, 100 photographischen Aufnahmen, 88 Federzeichnungen. 7-16 Tsnd.. . 295 p., num. (col.) ills., photogr. plates, maps, glossary 1939(?) Leipzig : Abel & Müller HARDCOVER: (Orig. decor. hlf cloth, cover stained and repaired. Interior VERY GOOD) A national-socialist view on German colonialism, printed by Joh. Enschede en Zonen, Haarlem [KEY WORDS: Africa Colonial history ] € 29.50
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2300 ZEUSKE, MICHAEL Sklaven Und Sklaverei in Den Welten Des Atlantiks 1400-1940: Umrisse, Anfänge, Akteure, Vergleichsfelder Und Bibliographien.. . 597 p., maps, bibliogr. 2006 Berlin : Lit Verlag SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pict wrpprs. A few small stains on cover, further AS NEW) Aus dem Inhalt: Sklaven und Globalisierungen: Die Geburt der atlantischen Sklaverei(1450 - 1570); Die Anfänge der atlantischen Sklaverei, Landschaften der Sklaverei: Das westafrikanisch-atlantische Inselreich (Canarias, Cabo Verdes, Ilhas Biajogo und São Tomé-Komplex) 1440 - 1632; Die Entstehung des amerikanisch-atlantischen Systems und die Konkurrenz der Imperien; Revolution im Zentrum der schwarzen Karibik: Deutsche auf der Insel oder Makro und Mikro in der Geschichte der atlantischen Sklaverei; Was kommt nach der Emanzipation; Bibliografien; Dokumente zum Thema Sklaverei und Recht Deutsch. [KEY WORDS: Africa latin America South America slave trade ] € 29.50
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3572 WAGNER, GÜNTER The Bantu of Western Kenya with special reference to the Vusugu and Logoli. (2 vols in 1). . I: XX+ 511, II: VIII+ 184 p., numerous figures, index 1970 London: Oxford University Press, for the International African Institute HARDCOVER: (Orig. navy cloth gilt. VERY GOOD with GOODdust jacket) A one-volume reprint of 'The Bantu of North Kavirondo', a two volume set published in 1949 and 1956, presenting the extensive field work of Dr. Wagner between 1934 and 1938. [KEY WORDS: Africa Ethnography Anthropology ] € 75.00
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2160 WESSEL, INGE & DIETZ, C. R. (HRSG.) Deutsches Land in fernen Zonen. Ein Kolonialbuch für Jungen und Mädel. Mit 4 mehrfärbigen Bildern, 100 photographischen Aufnahmen, 88 Federzeichnungen. 7-16 Tsnd.. . 295 p., num. (col.) ills., photogr. plates, maps, glossary 1939(?) Leipzig : Abel & Müller HARDCOVER: (Orig. decor. hlf cloth, cover stained and repaired. Interior VERY GOOD) A national-socialist view on German colonialism, printed by Joh. Enschede en Zonen, Haarlem [KEY WORDS: Africa Colonial history ] € 29.50
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10215 WET, C.R. DE De strijd tusschen Boer en Brit. 24e dr.,. 409 p 1903 Amsterdam/Pretoria : Hoveker & Wormser HARDCOVER: (Orig.geel linnen , los in band, iets gevlekt, verder ZEER GOED) Met (facsimile) handtekening van C.R. de Wet. [KEY WORDS: Africa Netherlands Holland Dutch History Boer War Colonial history Booerenoorlog ] € 12.50
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2300 ZEUSKE, MICHAEL Sklaven Und Sklaverei in Den Welten Des Atlantiks 1400-1940: Umrisse, Anfänge, Akteure, Vergleichsfelder Und Bibliographien.. . 597 p., maps, bibliogr. 2006 Berlin : Lit Verlag SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pict wrpprs. A few small stains on cover, further AS NEW) Aus dem Inhalt: Sklaven und Globalisierungen: Die Geburt der atlantischen Sklaverei(1450 - 1570); Die Anfänge der atlantischen Sklaverei, Landschaften der Sklaverei: Das westafrikanisch-atlantische Inselreich (Canarias, Cabo Verdes, Ilhas Biajogo und São Tomé-Komplex) 1440 - 1632; Die Entstehung des amerikanisch-atlantischen Systems und die Konkurrenz der Imperien; Revolution im Zentrum der schwarzen Karibik: Deutsche auf der Insel oder Makro und Mikro in der Geschichte der atlantischen Sklaverei; Was kommt nach der Emanzipation; Bibliografien; Dokumente zum Thema Sklaverei und Recht Deutsch. [KEY WORDS: Africa latin America South America slave trade ] € 29.50
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