London: J. Arrowsmith, 1842. Map. Engraving with original hand-coloring. Image measures 20.5 x 23.25". This lovely map of Nubia and Abyssinia shows the upper Nile, Ethiopia, Sudan and the Yemen. Cities and towns are labeled, particularly as they occur along the region's rivers. Exploration and caravan routes are also included, attesting to the area's importance to trade in the mid-19th century. Annotations are scattered throughout the map and provide insight into contemporary knowledge of the terrain and its inhabitants, such...
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New York: 1966. Numerous Illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w. New York, (1966).
New York: Putnam, 1973. Illus. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. chipped and torn, cloth lightly soiled. New York: Putnam, (1973).
London: Longmans, 1899. Maps, plans & frontispiece illustrations. 2 thick volumes, original dark blue cloth, with gilt titles & pictorial decoration to the spine & front cover. London: Longmans, Green, 1899. First Edition. An attractive set of Churchill's second published work, in a cloth slipcase lettered in gilt, with a crest. The black end-papers have been professionally replaced, and there is foxing throughout , but a sturdy set with minimal cover wear, that presents very well.
Golden Cockerel, 1932. Illustrated with decorations by Robert Gibbings. Very slim and tall 12mo, gilt stamped brown cloth (darkened at edges), all edges gilt, protected with plain green paper dust wrapper (not original). Golden Cockerel, 1932. A very good copy. Signed limited edition, number 107 of 325. Signed by Driberg on the limitation page.
3 Photographic illustrations. 15 pages, slim 12mo pamphlet, modern wrappers. (St. Louis), 1907. 5 articles on communicable diseases and remedies.
San Francisco: McSweeney`s, 2006. 8vo, pictorial brown boards (one corner bumped) San Francisco McSweeney's 2006. First Edition Biographical fiction centering on the "Lost Boys" of the Sudanese War. Without dust wrapper, as issued, but with paper sleeve on the rear cover with advance comments on the book. Presentation from Eggers -"Thank you so much for listening"
New York: Random House, 1979. Map, 239pp., 8vo, cloth-backed boards, d.w. N.Y.: Random House, (1979). First Edition. A near fine copy in a very good (+) dust wrapper.
Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2006. Foreword by Bill Richardson. Frontispiece and many other color photographs. 170 pages, oblong 4to, black cloth, dust wrapper. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, (2006). A fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper.
Zurich: Scalo, 1996. Illustrated throughout with photographic portraits in sepia. 4to, black boards, d.w. Zurich: Scalo, (1996). First edition. A fine copy in a fine dust wrapper. Signed by the photographer on the title page.
London: Frank Cass, 1968. 617 pages, large folding map, thick 8vo, red cloth. (London): Frank Cass, 1968. Second edition. Fine. Cass Library of African Studies, General Editor John Ralph Willis.