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Books on the countries of Eastern Africa

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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
TUCKER, Alfred R. Eighteen Years in Uganda and East Africa
TUCKER, Alfred R. Eighteen Years in Uganda and East Africa. By Alfred R. Tucker, Bishop of Uganda. In two volumes. With illustrations from drawings by the author and a map. London: Edward Arnold, Publisher to the India Office, 1908 8vo. (1). xvi,359pp. ph Read more...
STANLEY, Henry M. In Darkest Africa, or the Quest Rescue and Retreat of Emin, Governor of Equatoria
STANLEY, Henry M. In Darkest Africa, or the Quest Rescue and Retreat of Emin, Governor of Equatoria. With one hundred and fifty woodcut illustrations and maps. In two volumes. London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, 1890 8vo. (1). xv,529pp. 1 Read more...
ELTON, J. Frederic. Travels and Researches among The Lakes and Mountains of Eastern and Central Africa.
ELTON, J. Frederic. Travels and Researches among The Lakes and Mountains of Eastern and Central Africa. From the Journals of the Late J. Frederick Elton, F.R.G.S., H.B.M. Consul at Mozambique. Edited and Completed by H. B. Cotterill. With maps and illustr Read more...
GUTMANN, Bruno. Die Stammeslehren der Dschagga.
GUTMANN, Bruno. Die Stammeslehren der Dschagga. Erster Band, Zweiter Band, Dritter (Schluss-) Band. Arbeiten zur Entwicklungspsychologie, Zwîlftes, Sechzehntes & Neunzehntes Stuck. Munchen: C.H.Beck’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1932, 1935, 1938 Re Read more...
Ny Teny N'Andriamanitra, atoe hoe, Tesitamenta ny Jesosy Kraisty.
Ny Teny N’Andriamanitra, atoe hoe, Tesitamenta ny Jesosy Kraisty. Tompo ‘Ntsikia, Sady Mpamonjy no Mpanavotra. London: British sy ny Foreign Bible Society, nd, (1835) Later wrpps, Fcap.8vo. iv,377pp. Encased in recent dark blue stiff wrappers Read more...
SAINT PIERRE, J. H. B. de. A Voyage to the Isle of France, the Isle of Bourbon, and the Cape of Good Hope; with observations and Reflections upon Nature and Mankind.
SAINT PIERRE, J. H. B. de. A Voyage to the Isle of France, the Isle of Bourbon, and the Cape of Good Hope; with observations and Reflections upon Nature and Mankind. By J. H. B. de Saint Pierre, Author of Studies of Nature. Translated from the French. To Read more...
WEISS, Max. Die VîlkerstÑmme im Norden Deutsch-Ostafrikas.
WEISS, Max. Die Volkerstämme im Norden Deutsch-Ostafrikas. Von Max Weiss, Oberleutnant, kommandiert beim Reichskolonialamt. Mit 358 Abbildungen im Text, 21 ganzseitigen Tafeln und einer Karte. Berlin: Verlag von Carl Marschner, 1910 Recent binder’s Read more...
MASSAJA, Gugliemo. I miei trentacinque anni di missione nell'alta Etiopia.
MASSAJA, Gugliemo. I miei trentacinque anni di missione nell’alta Etiopia. Memorie storiche di Guglielmo Massaja, Cappuccino già Vicario Apostolico dei Galla, Cardinale del Titolo de S. Vitale. Roma: Coop. Tipografica Manuzio, and Tivoli: Stabilim Read more...
LUDOLF, Hiob. Confessio fidei Claudii regis aethiopiae, cum versione latina, notis et praeatione Iobi Ludolfi.
LUDOLF, Hiob. Confessio fidei Claudii regis aethiopiae, cum versione latina, notis et praeatione Iobi Ludolfi. Primum in Anglia, Deinde in Commentario Historiae eius Aethiopicae edita. Nunc vero aliquot in locis reuisa, & denuo impressa, cura Io. Hein Read more...
KOOTZ-KRETSCHMER, Elise. Die Safwa: Eine Ostafrikanischer Volksstamm in seinen Leben und Denken.
KOOTZ-KRETSCHMER, Elise. Die Safwa: Eine Ostafrikanischer Volksstamm in seinen Leben und Denken. In drei Banden. Berlin: Dietrich Reimer, 1926-1929 In three volumes. Modern half morocco with original wrappers bound-in at rear, Med.8vo. (1). Das Leben der Read more...
WERTHER, C. Waldemar. Die mittleren Hochländer des nördlichen Deutsch-Ost-Afrika
WERTHER, C. Waldemar. Die mittleren Hochländer des nördlichen Deutsch-Ost-Afrika. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Irangi-Expedition 1896-1897 nebst kurzer Reisebeschreibung. Im Auftrage der Irangi-Gesellschaft herausgegeben von dem Führer der Expediti Read more...
WHITEWAY, R. S. (Translator). The Portuguese expedition to Abyssinia in 1541-1543, as narrated by Castanhoso, with some contemporary letters, the short account of Bermudez.
WHITEWAY, R. S. (Translator). The Portuguese expedition to Abyssinia in 1541-1543, as narrated by Castanhoso, with some contemporary letters, the short account of Bermudez, and certain extracts from Correa. Translated and edited by R. S. Whiteway, Bengal Read more...
WEULE, Karl. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse meiner Ethnographischen Forschungsreise in den SÅdosten Deutsch-Ostafrikas
WEULE, Karl. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse meiner Ethnographischen Forschungsreise in den Südosten Deutsch-Ostafrikas. Ergänzungsheft Nr. 1 der mitteilungen aus den Deutschen Schutzgebieten. Mit 63 bildertafeln, einer karte und einer beilage in farbe Read more...
LEAKEY, L. S. B. The Southern Kikuyu before 1903.
LEAKEY, L. S. B. The Southern Kikuyu before 1903. London: Academic Press, 1977 In three volumes. 8vo. (1). xxiv,509pp. + lxxiiipp. frontispiece and 10 plates, 14 figures, endpaper maps, index. (2). xxviii,511-991pp. + lxxiiipp. frontispiece and 5 plates, Read more...
LUDOLFO, Jobo. Sciagraphia Historië íthiopicë, sive regni abessinorum, quod vulgo Presbyteri Johannis vocatur, Deo volente.
LUDOLFO, Jobo. Sciagraphia Historiae Aethiopicae, sive regni abessinorum, quod vulgo Presbyteri Johannis vocatur, Deo volente, aliquando in lucem proditurae, auctorè Jobo Ludolfo. Jenae: Ex Officina Orientali Samuel Krebsii, 1676 Later boards, Fcap.4to. Read more...
BIBLE, New Testament in Ge'ez. Novum Testamentum Domini nostri et Servatoris Jesu Christi íthiopice.
BIBLE, New Testament in Ge’ez. Novum Testamentum Domini nostri et Servatoris Jesu Christi Aethiopice. Ad codicum manuscriptorum fidem edidit Thomas Pell Platt, A.M. Londoni: Impressit Richardus Watts, Impensis Societatis ad Biblia Sacra in Britanni Read more...
OLIVER, S. P. Madagascar and the Malagasy. With sketches in the Provinces of Tamatave, Betanimena, and Ankova.
OLIVER, S. P. Madagascar and the Malagasy. With sketches in the Provinces of Tamatave, Betanimena, and Ankova. By Lieut. S. P. Oliver, Royal Artillery. F.R.G.S. “Ubique.” London: Published by Day and Son, 1866 Later half calf with marbled boar Read more...
[MOTTE, Benjamin]. Oratio Dominica Polyglottos, Polymorphos. Nimirum, plus centum linguis, versionibus, aut characteribus reddita & expressa.
[MOTTE, Benjamin]. Oratio Dominica Polyglottos, Polymorphos. Nimirum, plus centum linguis, versionibus, aut characteribus reddita & expressa. Editio novissima, speciminibus variis quam priores comitatior. Londini: Prostant apud Dan. Brown, ad Insigne Read more...
SJOSTEDT, Yngve. Expédition Zoologique Suédoise au Kilimandjaro, Meru et Steppes avoisinantes de Massai en Afrique Orientale 1905 - 1906.
SJOSTEDT, Yngve. Expédition Zoologique Suédoise au Kilimandjaro, Meru et Steppes avoisinantes de Massai en Afrique Orientale 1905 – 1906. Sous la Direction de Yngve Sjostedt. Résultatas Scientifiques. In three volumes. Uppsala: Almquist & Wik Read more...
PAEZ, [Gaspero and A. Mendes]. Lettere annue di Ethiopia del 1624, 1625 e 1626.
PAEZ, [Gaspero and A. Mendes]. Lettere annue di Ethiopia del 1624, 1625 e 1626. Scritte al M.R.P. Mutio Vitelleschi, Generale della Compagnia di Giesu. A Roma: l’Herede di Bartolomeo Zannetti, 1628 Recent wrappers, small 8vo. [16 cm.] 232pp. The fir Read more...
Bilder aus Deutsch Ost Afrika.
Bilder aus Deutsch Ost Afrika. (so labelled on upper board). An oblong Cr.folio album of 40 leaves containing 85 photographs. 49 of the photographs are 23 x 27 cm. and 36 are 17 x 12 cm. The album would appear to have date from around 1900. The photograph Read more...
STURTZ, J. Land und Leute in Deutsch-Ost-Afrika.
STURTZ, J. Land und Leute in Deutsch-Ost-Afrika. Erinnerungen aus der ersten Zeit des Aufstandes und der Blockade. In 83 photographischen Original-Aufnahmen von J. Sturtz, Marine-Zahlmeister a. D. und Schilderungen von J. Wangemann, Marine-Pfarrer. Zweit Read more...
VEIGA, VEIGA, Manoel de [& Antonio d'Andrade]. Relacam geral do es'tado da Christandade de Ethiopia; Reducam dos Scismaticos; Entrada, & RecebimÇto do Patriacha Dom Affonso Mendes.
VEIGA, Manoel de [& Antonio d’Andrade]. Relacam geral do es’tado da Christandade de Ethiopia; Reducam dos Scismaticos; Entrada, & Recebiméto do Patriacha Dom Affonso Mendes; Obediencia dada polo Emperador Seltá Segued com toda sua Co Read more...
ALMEIDA, Manoel and Balthezar Tellez. Historia geral de Ethiopia a Alta, ou Preste Ioam, e do que nella obraram os Padres da Companhia de Iesus.
ALMEIDA, Manoel and Balthezar Tellez. Historia geral de Ethiopia a Alta, ou Preste Ioam, e do que nella obraram os Padres da Companhia de Iesus. Composta na mesma Ethiopia, pelo Padre Manoel d’Almeyda, Natural de Vizeu, Provincial, e Visitador, que Read more...