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SERPA PINTO, [Alexandre Alberto da Rocha de]. Como eu atravessei Africa do Atlantico ao mar Indico, viagem de Benguella a contra-costa, a-traväs regiìes desconhecidas.
SERPA PINTO, [Alexandre Alberto da Rocha de]. Como eu atravessei Africa do Atlantico ao mar Indico, viagem de Benguella a contra-costa, a-travès regioes desconhecidas; determinaçoes geographicas e estudos ethnographicos. Por Serpa Pinto. Dois volumes. C Read more...
ATKINS, Guy. Manding Art and Civilisation
ATKINS, Guy (Ed.). Manding Art and Civilisation. London: Published by Studio International on the occasion of an exhibition ‘Manding: Focus on an African Civilisation’ at the Department of Ethnography, British Museum, 1972 Wrpps, Cr.4to. 47pp. Read more...
The History of Hans Egede.
The History of Hans Egede. Missionary Stories: Greenland, No. 1. London: John Snow, nd. [circa 1850] Wrpps, 16mo. [4½ inches.] 8pp. frontispiece of a Greenland man, woman and child with a Kajak. An excellent copy in the publisher’s light blue print Read more...
GRENFELL: The Oxyrhynchus Papyri, Part I.
GRENFELL, Bernard P. and A. Hunt (Ed.). The Oxyrhynchus Papyri, Part I. Egypt Exploration Fund, Graeco-Roman Branch. London: 1898 4to. xvi,284pp. 8 coloured plates,indices. ‘The hundred and fifty-eight texts included in the first volume of the Oxyrh Read more...
BONNE, Nii Kwabena. Milestones in the history of the Gold Coast
BONNE, Nii Kwabena. Milestones in the history of the Gold Coast. Autobiography of Nii Kwabena Bonne III, Osu Alata Mantse, also Nana Owusu Akenten III, Oyokohene of Techiman, Ashanti. London: Diplomatist Publications, nd. [1953] Cloth-backed printed stiff Read more...
Togo. 20 Cartes Postales Illustrées.
Togo. Territoire African sous Mandat Français. 20 Cartes Postales Illustrées. Les albums de cartes postales illustrées des colonies, protectorates et territoires sous Mandat Français. Album No. 16. Paris: Édité par la Maison d’Art Clonial, Eug Read more...
HABTEALEM, and Aberra. Field Medicine for Tagays
HABTEALEM, and Aberra. Field Medicine for Tagays. [So labelled on spine] Np: Ethiopian Democratic Union, nd. (1978) Quarter morocco with marbled paper boards and publisher’s wrappers bound-in, 8vo. 18pp. printed almost entirely in Amharic. Medical Read more...
KNIGHT, E. F. Madagascar in War Time.
KNIGHT, E. F. Madagascar in War Time. The Times Special Correspondent’s Experiences among the Hovas during the French Invasion of 1895. London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1896 8vo. xii,336pp. 4 plates, 12 text illustrations, map. Edward Frederick K Read more...
LAURENTY, J. S. Les Sanza du Congo.
LAURENTY, J. S. Les Sanza du Congo. In two volumes. Musée Royal de l’Afrique Centrale, Nouvelle Serie in-4 – Sciences Humaines – no 3. Tervuren: Annales du Musée Royal de l’Afrique Centrale, 1962 Wrpps, Roy.4to. (1). xiii,249pp. Read more...
TORREND, J. An English-vernacular dictionary of the Bantu-Botatwe dialects of Northern Rhodesia.
TORREND, J. An English-vernacular dictionary of the Bantu-Botatwe dialects of Northern Rhodesia. Compiled with the help of Dr. H. S. Gerrard, the Rev. J. R. Fell, the Rev. S. D. Gray, the Rev. Fr. J. Spendel. etc. by J. Torrend, S.J. Mariannhill, Natal: M Read more...
OLSCHKI, Leo S. Aethiopica, Catalogi N¯ 131.
OLSCHKI, Leo S. Aethiopica, Catalogi No 131. Firenze: Libreria Leo S. Olschki, 1958 Later cloth, Cr.8vo. 24pp. A catalogue of Ethiopian books from the Italian bookseller, Leo Olschki. From the library of Dr. Juel-Jensen with his Amharic bookplate and copi Read more...
EVERARD, Robert. A Relation of Three Years Sufferings of Robert Everard upon the Coast of Assada near Madagascar, in a Voyage to India, in the Year 1686.
EVERARD, Robert. A Relation of Three Years Sufferings of Robert Everard upon the Coast of Assada near Madagascar, in a Voyage to India, in the Year 1686. And of his wonderful Preservation and Deliverance, and Arrival at London, Anno 1693. London: Extract Read more...
DONCASTER, P. (Ed.). Faithful unto Death, A Story of the Missionary Life in Madagascar of William and Lucy S. Johnson.
DONCASTER, P. (Ed.). Faithful unto Death, A Story of the Missionary Life in Madagascar of William and Lucy S. Johnson. Edited by P. Doncaster, With an Introductory Chapter by Joseph S. Sewell. London: Headley Brothers, 1896 8vo. xxi,277pp. frontispiece an Read more...
KAVARI, Jekura Uaurika. Text Morphology of Otjiherero Folktales.
KAVARI, Jekura Uaurika. Text Morphology of Otjiherero Folktales. Submitted in fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts in the Department of African Languages in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Namibia, W Read more...
TAUXIER, L. La Religion Bambara.
TAUXIER, L. La Religion Bambara. Etudes Soudanaises. Par L. Tauxier, Administrateur des Colonies. Paris: Librairie Orientaliste Paul Geuthner, 1927 Wrpps, Med.8vo. xx,472pp. Louis Tauxier (1871-1942) was an anthropologist who joined the colonial administr Read more...
WRIGHT, Stephen and Otto A. JÑger. Ethiopia, Illuminated Manuscripts.
WRIGHT, Stephen and Otto A. Jäger. Ethiopia, Illuminated Manuscripts. Introduction: Jules Leroy. Texts: Stephen Wright and Otto A. Jäger. London: Published by the New York Graphic Society by arrangement with UNESCO, 1961 Folio [19 x 13 inches]. 31pp. 32 Read more...
Missionary Records. West Indies.
Missionary Records. West Indies. London: Religious Tract Society, nd. (circa 1835) 12mo. xvi,308pp. folding map as frontispiece. Slight damage to verso of map where badly folded, little foxing to map, faint stains to upper board, with the bookplate of  Read more...
GUILLAUME, Paul et Thomas Monro. La Sculpture Nägre Primitive. Par Paul-Guillaume et Thomas Munro. Paris: Les êditions G. Cräs & Cie,
GUILLAUME, Paul et Thomas Monro. La Sculpture Nègre Primitive. Par Paul-Guillaume et Thomas Munro. Paris: Les éditions G. Crès & Cie, “Peintres et Sculptures”, 1929 Wrpps, Cr.8vo. 90pp. 43 plates. Thomas Munro (1897 – 1974) was a Read more...
PARKINSON, John. The Dinosaur in East Africa; an account of the giant reptile beds of Tendaguru, Tanganyika territory.
PARKINSON, John. The Dinosaur in East Africa; an account of the giant reptile beds of Tendaguru, Tanganyika territory. With plates, text-figures and sketch maps. London: H. F. & G. Witherby, 1930 8vo. 192pp. 12 plates, 7 figures on plates, folding map Read more...
FENYKOVI, Jose. Sendas incognitas y grandes trofeos de caza en Angola.
FENYKOVI, Jose. Sendas incognitas y grandes trofeos de caza en Angola. Madrid: Es propiedad del Autor, Paraninfo, 1958 4to. 399pp. 16 colour plates and numerous illustrations from photographs, 3 maps. Documenting a Big-game expedition which travelled thro Read more...
Martin Fierro
HERNANDEZ, José. El gaucho Martín Fierro. Por José Hernandez. Decima quinta edicion. Con un total de 62,000 ejemplares, equivalente á 62 ediciones de 1,000 números cada una desde 1872 hasta 1894. Precedida de varios juicios críticos emitidos á prop Read more...
MERAB, [Etienne]. MÇdecins et mÇdecine en êthiopie.
MERAB, [Etienne]. Médecins et médecine en Ethiopie. Généralités, pathologie médicale, pathologie chirurgicale et accouchements, médecins étrangers en Ethiopie par Le Docteur Mérab, médecin particulier du Négus Ménélik II. Paris: Vigot frère Read more...
X***, Capitaine. Voyage du GÇnÇral Gallieni.
X***, Capitaine. Voyage du Général Galliéni. Cinq mois autour de Madagascar. Progrès de l’agriculture, développement commercial, resources industrielles, moyens de colonisation. Paris: Hachette, 1901 Contemporary half morocco, Roy.4to. [3],iv,1 Read more...
MCINTOSH, Susan Keech & Roderick J.. Prehistoric investigations in the region of Jenne, Mali: a study in the development of urbanism in the Sahel.
MCINTOSH, Susan Keech & Roderick J.. Prehistoric investigations in the region of Jenne, Mali: a study in the development of urbanism in the Sahel. Part i: Archaeological & historical background & the excavations at Jenne-jeno. Part ii: The re Read more...
Taka Pande gu Santo Keke Pai Tipa Agude.
Taka Pande gu Santo Keke Pai Tipa Agude. Verona: Printing Press School, Nigrizia, 1921 Contemporary cloth backed paper covered boards, Fcap.8vo. [17 cm.] 118pp. text-illustrations. Contemporary black cloth backed paper covered boards entitled in ink on th Read more...
BACON, R. H. Benin: The City of Blood
BACON, R. H. Benin: The City of Blood. By Commander R. H. Bacon, Intelligence Officer to the expedition. Illustrated by W. H. Overend. London: Edward Arnold, 1897 8vo. 151pp. + 16 pages of publisher’s advertisements, frontispiece and 4 (of 5) Read more...
FAUBLêE, J. L'Ethnographie de Madagascar.
FAUBLEE, J. L’Ethnographie de Madagascar. Musée de L’Homme. Avec la collaboration de R. Falck, R. Hartweg et G. Rouget. Préface de M. de Coppet. Les édit. de France et d’Outre-Mer, La Nouvelle édition. France: Bibliothèque d’O Read more...
HAMMERSCHMIDT, Ernst und Veronika Six. éthiopische Handschriften 1
HAMMERSCHMIDT, Ernst und Veronika Six. éthiopische Handschriften 1: Die Handschriften der Staatsbibliothek Preussischer Kulturbesitz von Ernst Hammerschmidt und Veronika Six. Verzeichnis der orientalischen Handschriften in Deutschland, Band XX, 4. Wiesba Read more...
GROSSERT, John W. Art Education & Zulu Crafts
GROSSERT, John W. Art Education & Zulu Crafts. In two volumes. This edition is limited to 250 copies. Pietermaritzburg, Natal: Published by the author in collaboration with Shuter & Shooter Pty. Ltd., 1968 4to. A critical review of the development Read more...
HALL, H. R. Catalogue of Egyptian Scarabs, Etc., in the British Museum. Volume I. Royal Scarabs. Printed by order of the Trustees. London: British Museum, 1913 4to. xxxvii,310pp. plate, 1518 full-size illustrations from photographs and line drawings, bibl Read more...
SMITH, Edwin & Andrew Murray Dale. The Ila-Speaking Peoples of Northern Rhodesia.
SMITH, Edwin & Andrew Murray Dale. The Ila-Speaking Peoples of Northern Rhodesia. By Rev. Edwin W. Smith and Captain Andrew Murray Dale. In two volumes. London: MacMillan and Co., 1920 8vo. (1). xxvii,423pp. frontispiece and numerous illustrations, f Read more...
HOLLIS, A. C. The Masai: Their Language and Folklore
HOLLIS, A. C. The Masai: Their Language and Folklore. With Introduction by Sir Charles Eliot. Oxford: at the Clarendon Press, 1905 8vo. xxviii,359pp. many illustrations on 27 plates, coloured folding map, index. A very nice copy in the publisher’s Read more...
LIVERMORE, George. An Historical Research Respecting the Opinions of the Founders of the Republic on Negroes as Slaves, as Citizens, and as Soldiers.
LIVERMORE, George. An Historical Research Respecting the Opinions of the Founders of the Republic on Negroes as Slaves, as Citizens, and as Soldiers. Read before the Massachusetts Historical Society August 14, 1862. By George Livermore. Boston: Printed by Read more...
CRAZZOLARA, J. P. The Lwoo.
CRAZZOLARA, J. P. The Lwoo. In three parts: Lwoo Migrations, Lwoo Traditions, and Clans. Museum Combonianum N. 5, 6 and 8. Verona: Copyright by Missioni Africane, 1950-1954 Modern cloth, Med.8vo. (1). xii,112pp. coloured folding map. (2). x,113-323pp. (3) Read more...
LEAKEY, L. S. B. The Stone Age Cultures of Kenya Colony
LEAKEY, L. S. B. The Stone Age Cultures of Kenya Colony. With appendices by J. D. Solomon, C. E. P. Brooks, A. T. Hopwood, H. C. Beck and M. Connolly. Cambridge: at the University Press, 1931 Cr.4to. xiii,288pp. 31 plates, 47 text-illustrations, 2 foldin Read more...
GUTMANN, Bruno. Das Recht der Dschagga. Mit einem Nachworte des Herausgebers: zur Entwicklungpsychologie des Rechts. Arbeiten zur Entwicklungspsychologie, Siebentes Stück. München: C. H. Beck’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1926 Recent quarter morocco, Read more...
BERENGER-FERAUD, L.-J.-B. Les peuplades de la SÇnÇgambie. Histoire, etnographie, moeurs et coutumes, lÇgendes, etc.
BERENGER-FERAUD, L.-J.-B. Les peuplades de la Sénégambie. Histoire, ethnographie, moeurs et coutumes, légendes, etc. Paris: Ernest Leroux, Challamel Ainé, 1879 Contemporary quarter morocco, Med.8vo. xvi,420pp. Dr Jean Baptiste Laurent Berenger-Feraud Read more...
A Particular Account of the Commencement and Progress of the Insurrection of the Negroes in St. Domingo, which began in August, 1791
A Particular Account of the Commencement and Progress of the Insurrection of the Negroes in St. Domingo, which began in August, 1791: Being a translation of the Speech made to the National Assembly, the 3rd of November 1791, by the Deputies from the Gene Read more...
TROUP, J. Rose. With Stanley's Rear Column.
TROUP, J. Rose. With Stanley’s Rear Column. By J. Rose Troup, Late Transport Officer of the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition. With illustrations. Second edition. London: Chapman and Hall, 1890 8vo. xi,361pp. + 40pp. publisher’s advertisements, 14 Read more...
MAP. District of Mozambique (Makualand).
MAP. District of Mozambique (Makualand). Compiled by W. Forbes Leslie, M.B., C.M. (Univ. of Aberdeen). Lithographed folding map dissected into 20 sections and mounted on linen opening out to 32 by 30 inches. This black and white map is marked with a scale Read more...
SIBREE, James. The Great African Island. Chapters on Madagascar.
SIBREE, James. The Great African Island. Chapters on Madagascar. A Popular Account of Recent Researches in the Physical Geography, Geology, and Exploration of the Country, and its Natural History and Botany; and in the Origin and Divisions, Customs and La Read more...
MEYER, Hans. Die Barundi. Eine vîlkerkundliche Studie aus Deutsch-Ostafrika.
MEYER, Hans. Die Barundi. Eine volkerkundliche Studie aus Deutsch-Ostafrika. Mit 1 farbigen Karte, 32 Lichtdrucktafeln, 23 Tafeln in Ubung und 19 Textbildern. Koniglich Sächsische Forschungsinstitut in Leipzig Institut für Volkerkunde Erste Reihe: Ethno Read more...
MAP, Transvaal. Map of the Transvaal and the surrounding territories.
MAP, Transvaal. Map of the Transvaal and the surrounding territories. Compiled from all the available official and private information and the latest observations and exploring routes of C. Mauch, E. Mohr, A. HÅbner, T. Baines, S. V. Erskine, Capt. Elton Read more...
COURTOIS, Victor Jose. Diccionario Portuguez-Cafre-Tetense.
COURTOIS, Victor Jose. Diccionario Portuguez-Cafre-Tetense. Ou Idioma Fallado no Districto de Tete e na vasta Regiao do Zambeze Inferior. Mafara Akukonkédua a chizungu na mu chisendzi cha ku Nyungue. Traduzido pelo Padre Victor José Courtois, S.J., Mis Read more...
SCHREUDER, H. P. S. Grammatik for Zulu-Sproget.
SCHREUDER, H. P. S. Grammatik for Zulu-Sproget. Forfattet af H. P. S. Schruder, ordineret Praest od norsk Missionnoer i Sydafrika. Med Fortale og Anmaerkninger af C. A. Holmboe. Universitets-Program for 1ste Halvaar 1850. Christiania: Trykt hos W. C. Fabr Read more...
LINDBLOM, Gerhard. The Akamba in British East Africa
LINDBLOM, Gerhard. The Akamba in British East Africa. An Ethnological Monograph. Archives d’Etudes Orientales Vol 17. Uppsala: Appelbergs, 2nd edition, enlarged, 1920 Recent half morocco, Med.8vo. xii,607pp. 167 illustrations, biblio. index Karl Ger Read more...
Izindaba Zokupila kuka' Jesu-Kristu indodana ka 'dio unkulunkulu Inkosi yetu.
Izindaba Zokupila kuka’ Jesu-Kristu indodana ka ‘dio unkulunkulu Inkosi yetu. Church of England Missions. Emgungunhlovu: May & Davis, 1857 8vo. 132,xpp. A Gospel harmony in Zulu. The text is printed in paragraphs in 216 sections without ve Read more...
CHAUVET, Dr. Stephen. Musique Nägre
CHAUVET, Dr. Stephen.  Musique Nègre.  Considérations : Technique, Instruments de Musique (92 fig.), Recueil de 118 airs notés.  Paris: Société d’éditions Géographiques, Maritimes et Coloniales, 1929 Contemporary binder’s cloth bac Read more...
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PFEIFFER, Ida. The last travels of Ida Pfeiffer: inclusive of a visit to Madagascar.
PFEIFFER, Ida. The last travels of Ida Pfeiffer: inclusive of a visit to Madagascar. With a biographical memoir of the author translated by H. W. Dulcken, Ph.D. London : Routledge, Warne, and Routledge, 1861 Cr.8vo. xliv,338pp. portrait frontispiece. Ida Read more...
GUTMANN, Bruno. Das Recht der Dschagga.
REBMAN, John. Dictionary of the Kiniassa Language. By The Rev. John Rebman, late Missionary in Eastern Africa, Edited by his colleague The Rev. Dr. L. Krapf. Printed on St.Chrischona, near Basle in Switzerland, at the Request and Expense of the Church Mis Read more...