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Image for African Hunting and Adventure from Natal to the Zambesi including Lake Ngami, the Kalahari Desert, &c. From 1852 to 1860

African Hunting and Adventure from Natal to the Zambesi including Lake Ngami, the Kalahari Desert, &c. From 1852 to 1860

By: Baldwin, William Charles

Price: $188.10

Publisher: Richard Bentley, London: 1863

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: cfgl

Condition: Very Good


451 pages (complete). A most clubbable copy. Fully bound in burgundy morocco. Marbled end papers, marbled paper trims. The front face has the emblem of 'The Temple School' stamped in gilt. The boards have gilt borders. The spine has five ridges. The boards are worn about all edges from shelving. They are scuffed, rubbed, a little marked. The spine is sunned and worn. It is secure and fit. The boards are steady and sound. The front pastedown has an ex-libris plate showing previous ownership by Alpheus Fuller Williams, who for nearly fifty years worked with De Beers Diamond Company as ... View more info

Image for Five Years' Adventures in the far interior of South Africa; with notices of the native tribes and savage animals

Five Years' Adventures in the far interior of South Africa; with notices of the native tribes and savage animals

By: Cumming, Roualeyn Gordon

Price: $52.25

Publisher: John Murray, London: 1863

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 89ny

Condition: Good


378 pages (complete). A benign copy. The boards have wear about the edges and corners from shelving. They have scuffing and some shallow handling wear. The spine has wear to the head and foot and along the seams. The boards and spine are steady and sure. The contents have evidence of contented use throughout. The front pages have a previous owner signature. There are light annotations, some very occasional handling marks and wear. The contents are, by and large, clean, clear, companionable, certain, amiable, engaging and even rather thrilling! fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tra... View more info

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Briton Boer and Black - or Ten Years' Hunting, Trading and Prospecting in South Africa

By: Handley, Clement

Price: $28.50

Publisher: T Sealey Clark, London: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11nz

Condition: Fair


341 pages (complete). A stoic, much owned and neglectfully stored copy. The boards are very much worn and marked and scuffed all about. The spine covering is cracked, worn. The bottom half of the covering is missing. The boards and spine are, nonetheless, hardy and sound. The contents have evidence of evidence of avid use throughout. The initial pages have annotations, previous owner signatures, and an ex-libris plate on the front pastedown. The pages have wear, handling marks. Nonetheless, the pages are comfortable, amiable, clear, certain, bold. fkOur orders are shipped using track... View more info

Image for Sport on The Blue Nile; or, Six Months of a Sportsman's Life in Central Africa

Sport on The Blue Nile; or, Six Months of a Sportsman's Life in Central Africa

By: Johnson Junr., Isaac Charles

Price: $1,900.00

Publisher: Robert Banks & Son, London: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 47nk

Condition: Very Good


256 pages (complete with all plates as called for). An EXTREMELY RARE COPY. This copy is resolutely benign. The boards are worn about all edges, corners and seams. The front board has residue from a label that has been removed. The boards have scuffing, handling marks, rubbing. The spine has wear to the head and foot. The body is scuffed and rubbed. The pressed gilt titling is worn but amiable. The front and back cover have photographic tipped-in illustrations. These are worn and much scuffed. They are tame and passive. Nonetheless, the boards (which respond well to wax polish!) are... View more info

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A Pioneering Hunter (Classics in African Hunting Series)

By: Marsh, Brian

Price: $93.10

Publisher: Safari Press, California: 2006

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: cgch

ISBN: 1571571597

Condition: Fine


244 pages (complete). Un-numbered copy of a limited edition of 1000 copies. Signed by Brian Marsh on the certification page. An excellent copy. The cloth boards are vigorously healthy. They are steady and very sure. The contents are in immaculate condition. They are fresh, bright, eager, very clean and clear, most confident and convivial - as if new throughout. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Jungle Man : Mtando Batho - Hunter and Adventurer

Jungle Man : Mtando Batho - Hunter and Adventurer

By: Pretorius, Major P J ; Fourie, Joanita (Ed)

Price: $80.75

Publisher: Dream Africa Production and Publishing, Bela-Bela, South Africa: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ccao

ISBN: 0992178363

Condition: Fine


635 pages (complete). A most agreeable copy. The boards are very sound, excessively healthy! The contents are very tight, very clean, very clear, very fresh - as if brand new throughout! fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info