Category: AFRICA


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The Albert N'Yanza Great Basin of the Nile and Explorations of the Nile Sources.

By: BAKER, Sir Samuel.

Price: £32.00

Publisher: London: Macmillan and Co.Ltd, 1907.:

Seller ID: 39832

Re-issue. Exploration which suceeded " completing the Nile Sources by the discovery of the great reservoir of the equatorial waters, the Albert N'Yanza, from which the river issues as the entire White Nile." Pp.xxviii/499, colour map + 33 black & white engraved illustrations, spotting to endpapers and a few light marginal spots throughout. Dark green blind-stamped cloth with gilt title to front and spine, edges rubbed and bumps to corners. G+. View more info

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Esto Perpetua. Algerian Studies and Impressions.

By: BELLOC, Hilaire.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London: Duckworth and Co., 1906.:

Seller ID: 41117

1st edition. About Rome and the meaning of Rome. By way of contrast to other cultures in North Africa, Esto Perpetua contemplates Rome and her civilization, and especially the implantation of and struggle for the Faith in the Maghreb (Barbary). 19cms x 14cms. Pp.viii/191, colour frontispiece plate illustration + black & white sketch illustrations throughout, ink number to inside front board, slight toning to endpapers. Dark green cloth, gilt title and palm tree motif to ... View more info

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Mungo Park in Africa 1795-7.


Price: £28.00

Publisher: London: Oxford University Press, 1960.:

Seller ID: 42024

The Oxford Story Readers for Africa series. A re-telling of the explorer Mungo Park's first journey through Africa for children. Pp.90, small line-drawing illustrations occasionally throughout. Paperback, slightly rubbed. VG. View more info