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...
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: 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: 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.
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...