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    • Marriage Costumes of Various Nations



    • ACKERMANN, Rudolph. Marriage Costumes of Various Nations. Illustrated with 12 hand-coloured aquatint engravings printed on card stock, loose in the original publisher's glazed gray paper covered slipcase with green printed paper label on top cover and extra plate on the rear cover. Preserved, in a new grey cloth folding box. Cards measure 120 x 90 mm. London: Ackerman...


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    • Africa Drums



    • HEARTFIELD, John. Africa Drums. By Richard St. Barbe Baker. 159 pp. With 48 illustrations. 8vo., cloth and dust-wrapper designed by John Heartfield. London: Lindsay Drummond, 1942.

      A fine copy of one of the more dramatic wrappers designed by Heartfield for Lindsay Drummond. These wartime publications were of necessity printed in small quantities, and very fe...


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    • Naukeurige Beschrijvinge der Afrikaensche Gewesten van Egypten



    • DAPPER, Olfert. Naukeurige Beschrijvinge der Afrikaensche Gewesten van Egypten, Barbaryen, Lybien, Biledulgerid, Negroslant, Guinea, Ethiopien, Abyssinie vertoont in de benamingen, grenspalen, steden, revieren, gewassen, dieren, zeeden, drachten, talen, rijkdommen, Godsdiensten en heerschappyen : met lantkaerten en afbeeldingen van steden, drachten, &c. na't leven gete...


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    • Big Game Shooting and Travel in South-East Africa




    • FINDLAY,
      Frederick Roderick Noble. Big Game Shooting and Travel in South-East Africa. Illustrated throughout. 8vo., bound in original light blue cloth, title in gilt on cover and spine, t.e.g. London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1903.

      Wide ranging and authoritative survey of sport in Southern Africa. Includes Olive Schreiner's important contribution, "Waste Land in Mas...


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    • Journal of a Visit to South Africa,



    • LATROBE, Christian Ignatius. Journal of a Visit to South Africa, in 1815, and 1816. With some Account of the Missionary Settlements of the United Brethren, near the Cape of Good Hope. [viii], 406 pp. Illustrated with one folding map, 16 engraved plates, of which 12 are hand-coloured aquatints. 4to., 265 x 210 mm, bound in contemporary calf, rebacked with matching calf...


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    • A Narrative of Travels in Northern Africa



    • TIMBUKTU. A Narrative of Travels in Northern Africa, in the Years 1818, 1819 and 1820: Accompanied by Geographical Notices of Soudan, and of the Course of the Niger. By Captain G.F. Lyon. xii, 383, [1] pp. Illustrated with a large engraved folding map, and 17 full-page hand-coloured lithographic plates. Large 4to., 270 x 210 mm, bound in full contemporary English poli...




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