New York: c. 1943]. A fine portrait of Armenian-born Kelekian (1868-1951), one of the most important art/antiquites dealers... Read More about Portrait of Dikran G. Kelekian
London: William Daniell, 1820. 40 Plates of Southern Africa, 1820. William Daniell in his preface states, with regard to his brother Samuel's drawings, “He was indefatigable in the pursuit of the various subjects he has delineated; and it was his constant care to see the animals alive, that he might..... Read More about Sketches Representing the Native Tribes, Animals, and Scenery of Southern Africa
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co, nd [c. 1925]. First Amereican edition, from British sheets. IN DUST JACKET. Read More about The Romance of Modern Pathfinders. Interesting Descriptions of Exploration, Adventure &...
Paris: Les Éditions de France, . First edition, Copy No. 8 of 17 on papier Velin pur fil. Future Nazi Collaborator to Dannie Heineman, One of 17. A novel set in central Africa by this Belgian author, a notable future Nazi collaborator who escaped to Argentina after WW II and..... Read More about Blancs. Roman
London: Methuen & Co., 36 Essex Street, . First edition. Read More about Southward Ho! With the Prince in Africa and South America. With a Preface by H.R.H. The Prince of...
London: M.F. Mansfield, 1898. First edition, ads dated December 1897 and this title is advertise on p. 3 at 21s. Starting from the Cape he travelled through the Zambesi, Bechuanaland, British Central Africa, Mozambique, Nyasaland, German East Africa (Tanganyika), Uganda & Kenya to Zanzibar over 7000 miles and took 3..... Read More about Three Years in Savage Africa. With an introduction by H.M. Stanley
London: John Murray, 1826. Second Edition. The fascinating travel account in a handsome binding. "An official expedition to discover the course of the Niger from the starting point of Tripoli, rather than West Africa. Denham and Clapperton (1786-1828) were part of the expedition led by the Scottish doctor Walter Oudney..... Read More about Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the Years 1822, 1823 and...
New York: Scribner and Welford, 1889. Second American edition. In June 1883, "Drummond set out on a visit to the southern equatorial region of Africa. His commission was to make a scientific, and especially geological, exploration of the district between lakes Nyasa and Tanganyika for the African Lakes Company. Although..... Read More about Tropical Africa
London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1888. First edition. In June 1883, "Drummond set out on a visit to the southern equatorial region of Africa. His commission was to make a scientific, and especially geological, exploration of the district between lakes Nyasa and Tanganyika for the African Lakes Company. Although he failed..... Read More about Tropical Africa
Edinburgh: Edmondston and Douglas, 1875. Read More about The Large Game and Natural History of South and South-East Africa
Jamaica, Quennsborough New York: at the Marion Press. Published by George D. Smith No. 50New-street, New-York, 1903. First edition, #166 of 200 copies on Holland paper. Read More about American Book-Binding in the Library of Henry W. Poor
Philadelphia, 712 Arch St: 1892. Paul Du Chaillu (1835-1903) is best-known as an African explorer and is famous for his confirmation of the existence of the "Monstrous and ferocious ape, the gorilla" Read More about Cabinet photo of Paul B. Du Chaillu
New York: 1871. Revised and Enlarged edition. Read More about Exploration and Adventures in Equatorial Africa. With Accounts of the Manners and Customs of the...
London: John Murray, 1861. First edition. The most celebrated work by Paul Du Chaillu (1835-1903), the explorer whose travels in Central Africa documented the existence of the "Monstrous and ferocious ape, the gorilla." This first expedition into Central Africa, supported by the Philadelphia Academy of Natural Sciences, commenced in 1856..... Read More about Exploration and Adventures in Equatorial Africa. With Accounts of the Manners and Customs of the...
New York: Harper, 1874. Later American edition (First is 1867). Read More about A Journey to Ashango-Land and Further Penetration into Equatorial Africa
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1932. First Edition. IN DJ. Much on elephant hunters such as Sutherland, Selous and Sharpe in Nyasaland plus his hunting for buffalo and crockodiles. Read More about African Small Chop
Rotterdam: Floris Willemsen, 1662. Treachery, the Dutch, and the Danes — West Africa, 1662. A very rare pamphlet related to the Dutch West India Company and its settlements in Guinea, offering a glimpse of the growing competition among European powers for the slave trade between West Africa and the West..... Read More about Sententie gepronuncieert den 25 jan. 1662 tot Amsterdam iegens Isaac Coeymans, Koopman burger der...
[Rochester]: Privately Printed for the Author, . First edition. "Written as a memento to his employees, the famous founder of Eastman-Kodak Company details his safari to East Africa, hunting around Mt. Kenya, crossing the Guaso Nyiro River and bagging lion, buffalo and plains game. He was accompanied by Martin and..... Read More about Chronicles of an African Trip
Brussels: 1850. First editions. Read More about Voyage en Égypte et en Grece. Together with Voyage en Afrique
London: Hurst & Blackett, Ltdnd, . First UK Edition. Read More about Abyssinia at Bay. Translated from the German by Kenneth Kirkness
[Rome]: 1937]. Daily chronicle of Italy's War on Ethiopia. Read More about Calendario del R. Esercito Ministro delaa Guerra A/XV-XVI
Capetown: T. Maskew Miller. London: T. Fisher Unwin, Ltd, . First edition. Details the newly acquired territory of British South-West Africa (formerly German South-West Africa), present-day Namibia. Read More about South-West Africa
N.p: n.d. [ca. 1961]. First edition. Read More about Bonanza in Mozambique. The diary of a 1961 big game hunt out of Beria, Mozambique by Members of...
N.p: n.d. . Elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, and rhinoceros, in the last days of British East Africa, by the head of the Fawcett Publishing firm. Read More about Softies on Safari. Six Friends seek the Big Five on a 21 day hunt in Tanganyika, British East Africa
London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1903. First edition. Wide ranging and authoritative survey of sport in Southern Africa. Includes Olive Schreiner's important contribution, “Waste Land in Mashonaland,” in which she advocates the establishment of a vast preserve “on a colossal scale”; together with the text of the Convention for the Preservation..... Read More about Big Game Shooting and Travel in South-East Africa. An Account of Shooting Trips in the Cheringoma...