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1 The Military Museum and the History of the Egyptian Army
The Arab Republic of Egypt / Ministry of Defence Wraps Very Good Paper Back 4to - Over 9 " -12" Tall Photographs 
No date of publication; Lightly to moderately edge-scuffed and worn; Textblock very clean and tight. 64p. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Andrews, Bruce The Guide to Swaziland
Johannesburg-Mbabane Winchester Press 1970 First Edition Stiff Wraps Very Good Paperback 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photographs/Advertisements/Maps/Folded Map 
Previous owner's inked name near bottom edge of ffep, else textblock is clean and tight, b&w photographs and maps included. A bit of wear to the head and foot of spine and to corners. 194p., including suggested reading and index. 
Price: 8.99 USD
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3 Andrews, C.E. Old Morocco and the Forbidden Atlas
NY George H. Doran Company 1922 First Edition Mahogany Cloth Very Good Ex-Libary Hardcover 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall Illustrations from Photographs 
Retired library copy minimally stamped and marked. Textblock very clean and tight, with the binding lightly edge and corner worn; some light wear at the base of the spine. Lacks dust jacket; 295p. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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4 Ayany, S.G. A History of Zanzibar: a Study in Constitutional Development 1934-1964
Nairobi East African Literature Bureau 1970 First Edition Black Cloth Near Fine Good+ (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall Black and White Photos 
Textblock is very clean and tight; Binding minimally edge and corner rubbed; some light shelf rubbing on the bae of the spine. Spine-sunned dust jacket moderately edge and corner worn; some light surface soiling on front panel and light wear at the spine extremities; 208p., including index. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Baker, Sir Samuel W. Wild beasts and their Ways: Reminiscences of Europe, Asia, Africa and America
Prescott, AZ Wolfe Publishing Co., Inc. 1988 09355632751 Reprint Cream Boards Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Engravings 
Beautiful, gift quality copy, a reprint of the 1890 edition; 455p. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Bates, Darrell The Abyssinian Difficulty: The Emperor Theodorus and Magdala Campaign 1867-68
Oxford, UK Oxford University Press 1979 0192117475 / 9780192117472 First Edition Brown Cloth Near Fine Near Fine (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Plates/maps 
Beautiful, gift quality copy that appears unread. With plates and maps. Brown cloth binding with slight shelf wear. Unclipped dust jacket minimally worn, mylar sleeved. 240pp., including appendixes, bibliography, and index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Beck, Ann Medicine and Society in Tanganyika 1890-1930: a Historical Inquiry (Transactions of the American Philosophical Society Volume 67, Part 3, April 1977)
Philadelphia, PA The American Philosophical Society 1977 Original Printed Wraps Very Good Ex-Library, Periodical 4to - Over 9 " -12" Tall 
Retired library copy with all the usual stamps, stickers, and labels. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers edge and corner worn with some light wear on the spine; bottom corner lightly bent. 59p., including index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Bell, W.D.M. The Wanderings of an Elephant Hunter
London Neville Spearman & the Holland Press 1958 Reprint Green Cloth Near Fine Very Good (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall Black and White Illustrations and Photos 
Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed; some light shelf rubbing at the base of the spine. Dust jacket spine-sunned, lightly edge and corner rubbed. 187p. 
Price: 135.00 USD
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9 Bell, Walter D.M. Bell of Africa: The Greatest Elephant Hunter of Them All
Boston Charles T. Branford Company 1961 First American Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall Black and White Photos 
Light underlining and annotations through the last half the textblock. Binding slightly edge and corner rubbed; some light shelf rubbing at the base of the spine. Dust jacket lightly edge and corner worn, with light wear at the spine extremities. 236p. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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10 Bousfield, Leonard Sudan Doctor
London Christopher Johnson 1954 First Edition Cloth Near Fine Near Fine (in mylar) Hardvover 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall Black and White Photos 
Owner's ink signature on ffep, dated Mansura, Egypt, 1980; Textblock and binding very clean and tight; Lightly shelf rubbed at the base of the spine. Dust jacket lightly edge and corner rubbed; some light surface soiling on back panel. 201p. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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11 Buchholzer, John (by); Michael, Maurice (translated from Danish by) The Horn of Africa: Travels in British Somaliland
London The Adventurers Book Club 1959 Cloth Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Plates/maps 
Light pencil indentations on ffep; textblock is very clean and tight with top edge lightly foxed. Binding lightly edge-worn and gently corner-bumped; One dust jacket panel remnant laid in. 199p. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 Butt, Audrey; Edited by Daryll Forde East Central Africa Part IV: The Nilotes of the Sudan and Uganda [Ethnographic Survey of Africa]
London International African Institute 1964 Boards Very Good Ex-Library Hardcover 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall 
Retired library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, and labels. Textblock is very clean and tight. Very sunned binding, covered in clear vinyl laminate, lightly edge and corner worn. 198p. Also includes a Supplementary Bibliography of the Nilotes of the Sudan and Uganda by Aubrey J. Butt. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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13 Butt, Khan Saheb Jamshed Shikar
London Robert Hale Limited 1963 First Edition Cloth Very Good+ Very Good (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall plates/map 
Clean and tight textblock. All edges are lightly foxed. Very slight shelf wear to binding. Unclipped dust jacket, edge-worn, and with small chips and tears to head and foot of spine and to corners; 187p., including appendix. From the jacket: "This book tells how, when and where to shoot; how to save oneself from a wounded animal; and how to kill a maneater." 
Price: 125.00 USD
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14 Capstick, Peter Hathaway The Last Ivory Hunter: The Saga of Wally Johnson
NY Derrydale Press 1988 0312000480 / 9780312000486 First Edition of 2500 Copies Brown Leather Near Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photographs/Plates/Maps Signed by Author
An un-numbered copy; Adobe silk moire end pages, dark purple silk bookmarker sewn into headband. There is some light penciled underlining and markings on about a dozen pages, otherwise this copy is extremely clean and tight. Almost appears unread. All edges gilt. Gilt decoration and lettering on binding with 4 raised bands. 220p., including index. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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15 Chamberlain, James Franklin; Chamberlain, Arthur Henry Africa: A Supplementary Geography: The Continents and Their People
NY The Macmillan Company 1914 Illustrated Cloth Good+ Ex-Library Hardcover 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall B&W Photographs 
Ex-library copy with stamps and ink markings, else a well aged copy, brown endpages, b&w photographs. Brown cloth binding with stamped illustration and bordering on front cover, light fraying to head and foot of spine, lightly bumped/frayed corners, light rubbing to covers, slight soiling. 210p., including index of vocabulary. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 Corbett, Jim Tree Tops
London Oxford University Press 1955 First Edition Green Cloth Very Good+ Very Good (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall Raymond Sheppard 
Textblock is very clean and tight. Binding slightly edge and corner rubbed; some light wear around the spine. Dust jacket lightly edge and corner rubbed; several small tears and light surface soiling on back panel. 30p. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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17 Davies, Reginald The Camel's Back: Service in the Rural Sudan
London John Murray 1957 Green Cloth Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Plates/Engravings/Map 
Lightly aged endpapers, else textblock is clean and tight. Sunned spine and boards lightly bowed; Lacks dust jacket; 209p., including pronunciation of names and index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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18 Farwell, Btron Prisoners of the Mahdi
NY Harper & Row 1967 First U. S. Edition Cloth Good+ Ex-Library Hardcover 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall Black and White Photos 
Retired library copy minimally marked. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner rubbed; spine lightly sunned. 356p., including index. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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19 Finaughty, William The Recollections of an Elephant Hunter 1864-1875: African Hunting Reprint Series Volume 3
Bulawayo Books of Zimbabwe 1980 0869202294 / 9780869202296 Facsimile Edition Brown Cloth Near Fine Very Good+ (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Sketch Map, B&W Photographs, Pictures 
Immaculate and tight textblock. Tiny bit of shelf wear to the spine foot and along the front outside gutter, otherwise the binding is very clean and tight ; Unclipped dust jacket with some wear to spine and corners, in mylar. 244pp., including index. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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20 Gates, Elgin T. Trophy Hunter in Africa
Capistrano Beach, CA Charger Books 1994 0937752118 / 9780937752111 Second Edition Green Cloth Fine Near Fine (in mylar) Hardcover 4to - Over 9 " -12" Tall Black and White Photos 
Previous owner's six-line ink inscription on title page is an interesting comment on the author Elgin Gates; Textblock and binding immaculate and tight. Dust jacket lightly edge and corner rubbed. 314p. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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