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Africa & the African Continent.

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Africa & the African Continent.

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1 C Cadle The Cadle Duplex Jet Water Wheel.
39 Wellington Quay Dublin. C Cadle 1891 First Edition Wraps Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated 
An extremily rare pamphlet on the Cadle water wheel, diagrams and help on how to set up and use it, measure water coming through etc, A must for any settler or pioneer to remote spots. 28pp. 
Price: 40.50 EUR
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2 Errol Trzebinski The Lives of Beryl Markham , Out of Africa`s Hidden Free Spirit and Denys Finch Hatton`s Last Great Love.
New York W W Norton 1993 0-393-03556-5 / 9780393035568 First American Edition Hard Back As New As New 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 

Price: 16.20 EUR
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3 Evelyn Ames A Glimse of Eden
Boston Houghton Mifflin & Co 1967 Second Printing Hard Back Decorated Boards Very Good Good a Little Edge Worn 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated 
The story of a safari in Nairobi illustrated with charming sketches of wildlife. Handsome bookplate of former owner . Dust jacket is edge worn . 
Price: 15.30 EUR
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4 Isak Dinesen Letters from Africa 1914-1931, the Private Story Behind Karen Blixen`s Great Memoir Out of Africa.
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1981 First Thus Hard Back As New As New in Protector 8 Vo Heavy Email 4 Postage Cost Illustrated with Photographs 
A very fine copy 
Price: 42.30 EUR
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5 Jean Baptiste Labat Nouvelle Relation De L` Afrique Occidentale . Contenant Une Description Exacte Du senegal& Des Pais Fitues Entre Le Cap Blanc % La Riviere Serrelionne, Jufqu`a Plus De 300 Lieues En Avant Dans Les Terres. L` Histoire Naturelle De Ces Pais, Etc. Etc
Paris Theodore Le Gras 1728 First Edition Waf Ex-Library 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Illustrated with Cuts Maps & Charts. 
Four of five, volume five missing all volumes have their boards missing, leather spines partly remain , all still retain end papers contents all clean and tight ideal for rebinding, library stamps on title pages, at the time of posting this three vol fives are for sale on the internet. Books are rare. 
Price: 472.50 EUR
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6 Park Mungo. Travels in the Interior of Africa.
London Adam & Charles Black 1893 First Thus Full Brown Calf. Almost Fine 8V0 Ills 
A book of African exploration first published in 1799. This in superb condition the spine with raised bands and gilt ruling gilt embelishmants to compartments gilt floral border to the boards gilt cartouche of a colledge to the front board,marbled edges & eps A fabulous contemporary binding by Relfe brothers of London. Some very slight foxing on first & last few pages and eps. 9 etchings including frontis and title page as called for Colledge gift label in latin to fpd.. 392pp. A very handsome scarce copy. 
Price: 265.50 EUR
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7 Parmenia Migel Titania , the Biography of Isak Dinesen, ( Baroness Karen Blixen )
New York Random House 1967 First American Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good Dj Edge Worn 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated 

Price: 13.50 EUR
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8 Peter Mathiessen / e The Tree Where Man Was Born/ the African Experience
New York E p Dutton 1972 0-525-22265-0 / 9780525222651 First American Edition Hard Back Almost Fine Almost fine in Protector Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Eliot Porter ( photographer) 

Price: 16.20 EUR
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