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IN LIMBO THE STORY OF STANLEY'S REAR COLUMN
Written by Tony Gould.
Stock no. 2112115
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth. A most interesting study of the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition of 1887. Illustrated in b/w. ISBN: 0241101255. Bumping to spine. Some page browning and light foxing. Wrapper is faded to spine, with edge-creasing.
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TOM BURNABY
Written by Herbert Strang.
Stock no. 1108917
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1929. Very good condition.

A Story of Uganda and the Great Congo Forest. New Edition. Beige cloth with black titles and vignettes to spine and front cover. 5 b/w plates and 3 b/w plans. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A little scuffing to covers. Spot marks to spine. Prize plate to front pastedown. Some foxing.
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LAND, SEA AND SKY: WONDERS OF LIFE AND NATURE
Written by Herman Klein; J. Minshull.
Stock no. 1808078
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Circa 1880. Very good condition.

A Description of the Physical Geography and Organic Life of the Earth. Translated from the German of Klein and Dr. Thome by Minshull. Three-quarters navy leather, raised bands to spine and gilt title. Marbled endpapers and text block. 300 b/w illustrations. viii and 832 pages including index. Front joint starting to crack. Hinge pulled wide between frontispiece and title page but binding throughout still nice and tight. Scattered foxing throughout.
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EARLY CIVILIZATIONS OF THE OLD WORLD
Written by Charles Keith Maisels.
Stock no. 2111551
Published by Routledge. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Formative Histories of Egypt, The Levant, Mesopotamia, India and China. B/w illustrations and diagrams. ISBN: 0415109752.
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ONE MAN'S HAND
Written by J.P.R. Wallis.
Stock no. 1604800
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Facsimile reproduction of the 1950 edition with new publisher's introduction and portrait of the author. Rhodesian Reprint Library Volume Twenty Two. The story of Sir Charles Coghlan and the liberation of Southern Rhodesia. Corners bumped. Wrapper is edge creased with some tiny chipping.
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THE BIRDS OF NATAL AND ZULULAND
Written by P.A. Clancey. Illustrated by P.A. Clancey.
Stock no. 1807201
Published by Oliver & Boyd. 1st 1964. Very good condition.

Large format. 41 colour plates plus b/w text figures and photographs. Folding map to rear. xxxiv and 511 pages including index. Corners rubbed, title block to spine rubbed. Rear cover mottled and a little marked. Top edge of text block has minor foxing. Contents clean.
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TWO ON SAFARI
Written by Georgina Battiscombe. Illustrated by Georgine Battiscombe.
Stock no. 1309036
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story of adventure in Kenya. Red cloth, white title to spine. 153 pages. B/w text illustrations and endpapers. Spine very slightly bumped and rubbed. A few light spots to textblock. Dustwrapper is just a little edge-rubbed, ever so slightly grubby and has a small score mark to rear panel.
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AFRICAN RAINBOW
Written by H.K. Binks.
Stock no. 1206071
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The author's adventures in Kenya illustrated by his own b/w photographs. From farming to nature photography and ivory hunting. 264 pages. SIGNED by author. Corners bumped. Wrapper price-cut, somewhat browned and a little edge-chipped.
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MAASAI
Written by Andrew Fedders.
Stock no. 1704039
Published by Collins. 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A collection of b/w photographs by Cynthia Salvadori. ISBN: 0002119471. Price-cut wrapper is unevenly faded.
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ETHIOPIAN EPISODE
Written by Leslie H. Brown.
Stock no. 1803556
Published by Country Life. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth. Colour & b/w photos. Contents clean. Pictorial wrapper has a name in ink to lower edge of front flap and is edge-worn with slight loss.
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THE BIRD FAUNAS OF AFRICA AND ITS ISLANDS
Written by R.E. Moreau.
Stock no. 1803547
Published by Academic Press. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos and maps. Discussing the ecology and distribution of birds throughout the African continent. Price-cut wrapper is browned, faded at spine and grubby.
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A CHECKLIST OF THE BIRDS OF ETHIOPIA
Written by Emil K. Urban; Leslie H. Brown.
Stock no. 1803238
Published by Haile Sellassie I University. 1st 1971. Very good condition.

Limited to 2000 copies. Cardwraps. 143 pages including index. Covers a little creased, contents clean.
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