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  • Travels, researches, and missionary labours,

    KRAPF, Rev Dr. J.
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    Krapf was the first European to see Mounts Kilimanjaro and Kenya. Important account by the German missionary who during his travels collected info...

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  • Coomassie and Magdala:

    STANLEY, Henry Morton.
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    Stanley's lively account, written whilst special correspondent for the New York Herald, of the British Expedition against the Ashantis in Africa u...

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  • The game of British East Africa

    STIGAND, Capt. C[hauncey] H[ugh].
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    'A handsome volume that examines wild game, its habitat, and spoor within Kenya, Uganda, and the eastern Congo regions. Stigand observes game trai...

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  • Reconnoitring in Abyssinia:

    WILKINS, H. St. Clair.
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    Wilkins (1828-1896), 'commanded the Royal Engineers throughout the Abyssinian expedition of 1868, where the difficult terrain required engineering...

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  • South African sketches:

    BUTLER, Henry.
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    A beautiful visual record of sport of the era and rare' (Czech). An attractive example of Butler's South African Sketches, an 'illustrated descript...

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  • The new world of Central Africa

    GUINNESS, Fanny Emma (Mrs H. Grattan Guinness).
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    An evangelical missionary, Fanny Guinness believed that it was important to know more about Central Africa in order to better understand it, and h...

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  • A Masai Youth, Kenya.

    HOPPE, Emil Otto.
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    Gelatine silver print (17 x 13 cm). Label with James Carr signature, manuscript title on reverse.

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  • Six years in Seychelles;

    ESTRIDGE, H. Watley.
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    Inscribed by the author. Rare. Estridge was collector of taxes in the British colonial administration in the early 1880's, serving as Collector of ...

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  • Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa;

    LIVINGSTONE, David.
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    First of Livingstone's three major expeditions in which he followed the Zambezi, discovering Victoria Falls in the process, as well as the Shire a...

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  • Narrative of an expedition to the Zambesi

    LIVINGSTONE, David; Charles Livingstone.
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    Livingstone's second book describes his expedition to expose the Portuguese slave traders and to find a way to establish a settlement for missions...

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  • How I Found Livingstone.

    STANLEY, Henry Morton.
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    Inscribed copy. Inscribed copy of 'One of the most famous books in the broad spectrum of African exploration, this title acquainted many a nineteen...

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  • Travels,

    SHAW, Thomas.
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    A valuable work. A valuable work' (Ioannou). Shaw was chaplain to the English factory at Algiers from 1720 to 1733. During this period he visited E...

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  • The American testimonial banquet to Henry M. Stanley.

    [STANLEY, Henry Morton].
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    A scarce memorial of Stanley's last expedition. Following the printed title, the text consists of a list of the Committee and honorary Stewards, e...

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  • Narrative of voyages to explore the shores of Africa, Arabia, and Madagascar;

    OWEN, William Fitzwilliam.
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    Family copy of crew member with letters. Lt. Henry Gibbons served on H.M.S. Leven and died on December 26th 1822 from fever. The same fate was to b...

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  • Sport in Somaliland,

    POTOCKI, Count Joseph.
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    One of the rarest of big-game books and certainly one of the most luxuriously produced. Potocki (1862-1922), was a renowned big-game hunter and br...

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  • A mission to Gelele, King of Dahome.

    BURTON, Richard Francis.
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    One of Burton's more sensational books. Dahomey had the reputation of being the most bloodthirsty land in Africa. Burton had wished to visit whils...

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  • A new history of Ethiopia.

    LUDOLF, Hiob.
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    The father of modern Ethiopian studies. Scarce English edition. Ludolf (1624-1704), is regarded as the father of modern Ethiopian studies. 'A work ...

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  • Portico of the Temple of Dendera.

    ROBERTS, David.
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    In the 1830s tourism in the Holy Land was increasing as the Pasha of Egypt, Muhammad Ali, consolidated his authority and promoted the research int...

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  • The present state of the Empire of Morocco,

    SAINT OLON, François Pidou de.
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    The late seventeenth century saw Morocco at the peak of its power, first under Emperor Al Rashid, who had united the ancient kingdoms of Fez and M...

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  • Through the Dark Continent

    STANLEY, Henry Morton.
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    The story of the Anglo-American expedition to Central Africa, commanded by Stanley and undertaken between 1874 and 1877. The discovery of the cour...

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  • My second journey through Equatorial Africa

    WISSMAN, Hermann von
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    "[The author] travelled through the Belgian Congo, then on through both British and German East Africa. His narrative recounts the difficulties of...

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  • Matabele Land and the Victoria Falls,

    OATES, Frank.
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    Fine copy. An exceptionally well preserved example. Oates was one of the first Europeans to see the Victoria Falls in full flood, having travelled ...

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  • Journal of the discovery of the source of the Nile.

    SPEKE, John Hanning.
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    Speke's third and final expedition to Africa. The account of Speke's third and final expedition to Africa. This took place in 1860 with his friend ...

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