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FOCKE-WULF FW 190 IN NORTH AFRICA
Written by Andrew Arthy; Morten Jessen. Illustrated by Claes Sundin.
Stock no. 2131524
Published by Classic. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown/orange boards with silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1903223458. Wrapper is faded to spine.
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RORKE'S DRIFT AND ISANDLWANA
Written by Ian F.W. Beckett.
Stock no. 2131427
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 2019. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards with green title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780198794127. 2nd impression. Damp to first few pages of book - some transfer from green endpaper to page edges of a few pages. Marks to a few pages. Wrinkling from damp. Wrapper also has damp mark to front panel; wrinkled.
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THE ASSASSINATION OF KING SHAKA ZULU HISTORY'S DRAMATIC MOMENT
Written by John Laband.
Stock no. 2131026
Published by Jonathan Ball Publishers. 1st SOUTH AFRICA 2017. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781868428076.
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THE MAN-EATERS OF TSAVO
Written by J.H. Patterson.
Stock no. 2131020
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1935. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. The author's big game shooting in Africa. The Cottage Library. Cream boards with gilt title to spine. Spine is bumped and browned. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is worn at edges, with chips and nicks at corners.
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BIRDS OF KENYA & NORTHERN TANZANIA (HELM FIELD GUIDES)
Written by Dale A. Zimmerman; Donald A. Turner; David J. Pearson.
Stock no. 1817598
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 1999. Very good condition.

Over 1,100 species covered, 124 colour plates plus line drawings, over 800 distribution maps, comprehensive, succinct and informative text for easy field use. Cardwraps. 576 pages including index. ISBN: 0713650796. Covers browned, text block a little grubby. Rear cover has a light diagonal crease. Contents clean.
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BIRDS OF WEST CENTRAL AND WESTERN AFRICA (AFRICAN HANDBOOK OF BIRDS SERIES THREE)
Written by C.W. Mackworth-Praed; C.H.B. Grant.
Stock no. 1817596
Published by Longman. 1981. Very good condition.

Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Two volumes. 93 colour plates and b/w line drawings. Reprint. Spines faded but gilt titles bright. A few marks to boards. Text blocks grubby and with foxing. Plates browned/foxed at edges and one or two foxspots to margins of contents.
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HONEY.. HONEY...LION!
Written by Jan Brett. Illustrated by Jan Brett.
Stock no. 2130704
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons. Circa 2005. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. A Story From Africa. American edition. ISBN: 0399244638. 2nd printing. Some light browning at edges of wrapper.
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HANDBOOK OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA (9 VOLUMES)
Written by Stanley Cramp. Illustrated by Paul Barruel; Robert Gillmor; Peter Hayman; Peter Scott; et al..
Stock no. 2130562
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. Packed with colour and b/w illustrations. Taking account of the great advances made in ornithological knowledge in recent years. A detailed and authoritative work. Large format. Volumes 1-3 are reprints, 4-9 are 1st editions. Spotting to covers of a few volumes. Marks to outer page edges, with some foxing. Wrapper spines are faded. Volume 3 wrapper is also price-cut.
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FIELD GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF EAST AFRICA
Written by Terry Stevenson; John Fanshawe. Illustrated by Brian Small; John Gale; Norman Arlott.
Stock no. 1817310
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st thus 2003. Nearly fine condition.

1st published in 2002 by T & A D Poyser, this is a reprint by Christopher Helm with corrections. The first comprehensive field guide to a spectacular region for birding. Covering all the resident, migrant and vagrant birds of Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi. Pictorial glazed boards. Maps to endpapers. Colour illustrations. xxviii and 602 pages including index. ISBN: 0713669357. Top of spine lightly bent from shelf wear. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Contents fine.
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THE FALL OF RORKE'S DRIFT AN ALTERNATIVE HISTORY OF THE ANGLO-ZULU WAR OF 1879
Written by John Laband; Ian Knight.
Stock no. 2129114
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2019. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w maps and illustrations. Foreword by Knight. ISBN: 9781784383732. Mark to outer page edges.
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THE BIRD AND ITS ENVIRONMENT
Written by J.M. Winterbottom.
Stock no. 1816489
Published by Maskew Miller. 1st 1965. Almost very good condition.

Yellow pictorial cloth boards. Based in Africa. 121 pages. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Heavy foxing throughout.
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CAIRO
Written by James Aldridge.
Stock no. 2126504
Published by MacMillan. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Biography of a City. Brown cloth with gilt title on blue title box to spine. B/w photos. Pale tape marks to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and nicks; faded to spine.
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