Addis Ababa: Ethiopian Patriotic Association, 1969-1970. Paperback. 24-36 pages per issue. Wrapper. 29cm. Old institutional stamp on most wrappers. Sound but well-used.. Appears to have been a weekly in 1969 and a monthly in 1970.
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Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, (1990). Paperback. 304p. Wrapper. 24cm. Most articles in English; some in other Western languages. Edited at the Institut fur Afrikanistik und Aethiopisik at Universitat Hamburg.
Le Caire: Imprimerie de l'Institut Francais d'Archeologie Orientale, 1962. Paperback. illustrations, vi, 349p. Wrapper. 25cm. French text.
Le Caire: Imprimerie de l'Institut Francais d'Archeologie Orientale, 1966. Paperback. illustrations, vii, 336p. 25cm. French text.
Nairobi: University Press of Africa, 1969. Hardcover. frontis, photos, advertisements, index to advertisers, 328p. dj. 22cm. Jacket lightly worn.
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.
[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...
Jerusalem: Israel Museum, (1991). Hardcover. Illustrated in color. 69p. dj. 22cm. Title and brief captions in Hebrew and English.
Paris: Maisonneuve, 1915. Paperback. 390p. Original wrapper. 26cm. French text. Scholarly essays, mostly about North Africa with a couple on Ethiopia.
New York: New York Public Library, 1928. 1st ed. Paperback. index, 87p. Wrapper. 26cm.
London: Smith, Elder, 1868. 1st ed. Hardcover. 8 illustrations (including frontis), xii, 409p. Later large-cornered 1/2 leather. 19cm. One corner darkened on front cover. Trimmed when rebound, removing a bit of the onersdhip ignature on the title-page. Spine slightly sloped.
London: Religious Tract Society, 1891. Hardcover. 202p. plus (6)p. publisher's advertisements at end. Green cloth. 19cm. Small hole in joint cloth. Contents age-toned but otherwise sound and clean. No Jacket. Leisure Hour Library. New Series. III.
Metuchen: American Theological Library Association and Scarecrow Press, 1984. Hardcover. index, xi, 116p. Original maroon cloth. 22cm. No Jacket (as published).
Nairobi: W, Boyd & Co. , Ltd., n.d. [ca. 1940]. 1st ed. Paperback. 60p. Softcover in original wrapper. 22cm. Ragged strip along long bottom of back cover missing. Modest damping along fold on front cover. Contents reasonably sound. Statement at bottom of front cover: All profits from the sale of...
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: H. D. Symonds, 1800. 4th ed. Hardcover. frontis (portrait), 5 plates, xi, 372p. Contemporary leather, recently rebacked in similarly colored leather. 18cm. Cover edges rather worn; cover darkened around edges. This popular abridgement was edited by Samuel Shaw.
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.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (1988). 1st ed. Hardcover. index, xvi, 490p. Original blue cloth. dj. 28cm.
London: Oxford University Press, 1972. 1st ed. Hardcover. index, viii, 176p. dj. 22cm. Price sticker on jacket flap. Name on endpaper.
London: Heinemann Educational Books, (c. 1972). 1st ed. Paperback. illustrations, 39p. Softcover in original wrapper. Oblong 15cm. Former owner's name stamp. First volume in the African Historical Biographies (series) whose modest volumes were written for students and general readers rather than scholars.
London: Heineman, (1975). Hardcover. maps, ills, index, xxii, 233p. Original gray cloth. dj. 21cm.
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.
Firenze: 1937. Paperback. 11p. Softcover in original wrapper. 25cm. Cover label identifying this as having come from the library of H. A. R. Gibb. Italian text. Extract from "Atti del Terzo Congresso di Studi Coloniali" Firenza 12-17 Aprile 1937-XV.
Paris: F. R. de Rudeval, 1906. Paperback. First volume: frontis, photos, 3 folding maps, viii, 442p. Second volume: photos, 75p. Both volumes are softcover in original wrapper. 29cm. French text. The first volume offered here is the posthumous report of the mission -- Du Bourg de Bozas did not complete...
Addis Ababa: 2002. Paperback. 2 vols (labeled Part I and Part II). folding forms, viii, 200, iv, 502p. Green wrappers. 30cm.