Collegeville, Minn. St. John's University, 1976. Paperback. 18p. Wrapper. 28cm. A joint venture of Vanderbilt University Divinity School, Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.A., Hill Monastic Manuscript Library, St. John's Abbey and University, Collegeville, Minnesota, U.S.A. and the Ethiopian Manuscript Microfilm Library, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
1944-1946. Paperback. A large format magazine (31-34cm.). All issues show at least some wear and the covers are split at fold and detached on one issue. Contents are sound. An uncommon large format propaganda periodical published in Addis Ababa by the Ethiopian Press and Information Department. Edited by Homer Smith...
[New York?]: Funk & Wagnalls, n.d. . Tall narrow broadside. 74 x 14cm. 8 horizontal folds (probably for mailing, Minor splitting along folds and a bit of misfolding. Menelik image at top of this otherwise text-heavy promotional piece for Funk & Wagnalls publication of "Magda Queen of Sheba." A holograph...
London: "East Africa" 1928. 1st ed. Hardcover. frontis (map), photos, xvi. 318p..Original cloth. dj. 22cm. Jacket has moderate chipping at ends of backstrip and modest chips at ends of folds. Former owner's name on endpaper. Travel and adventure, including elephant shooting in what was then called the Lado Enclave.
London: Arnold, 1907. 1st ed. Hardcover. frontis, illustrations, folding map, xiii, 246p. plus 16p. of publisher's advertisements dated March 1907. Original maroon cloth. 23cm. Backstrip lightened. Cover scuffing. Former pwner's name. No jacket. Travel, exploration and some hunting in Sudan and Ethiopia.
London: Murray, 1877. Hardcover. 2 vols. bound in 1. 8 plates (including frontis in both vols.), folding map, viii, 305, iv, 317p. Recent quarterbinding (marbled boards backed in dark blue leather). 20cm. Title-leaf missing for Vol. II. Contents sound and clean with modest age-toning. We have also had this as two separate volumes.