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Category: Exploration and Discovery: Africa Exploration
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Click for larger image 1. ALEXANDER J E  
Expedition of Discovery into the Interior of Africa, 2 Vols 

Publisher: Struik 1967 facsimile reprint ltd ed No's 278 & 383/750
. Entertaining adventures in Namaqualand and South West Africa. The author held some very advanced views for his times., 2 Vols, 302 + 331 pp, with map and plates Good condition with edgeworn & chipped dustjackets. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27713
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Click for larger image 2. Andersson, Charles John  
Lake Ngami or Explorations and Discoveries.in South West Africa 

Publisher: Struik .
ISBN or SBN Number: . Hardback. English. Struik Publishers. 1967. In fair condition. The narrative describes two expeditions, one in which the author was accompanied by Mr Francis Galton, which extended to Nangoro's Werft in the Ovambo country, and the other when he travlled by himself to Lake Ngami. The courage and the endurance of the explorers were remarkable and their sufferings from the dearth of water were at times terrible. Few if any, books give so full and complete an account of Namaqualand, Damaraland and the Ovambo country.. Dust jacket has a section torn off inclduing from spine of dust jacket. Some signs of aging inside but good clean copy., . All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 2001087
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3. ARBOUSSET T & DAUMAS F  
Narrative of an Exploratory Tour to the Cape of Good Hope 

Publisher: Struik 1968 facsimile reprint ltd ed No 515/750
. The authors, both missionaries, explored the then almost totally unknown country between the Vaal and the Orange and named the highest mountain of the Drakensberg Mont Aux Sources., 330 pp with engravings and fold-out map. Good condition with slightly worn dw. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27699
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Click for larger image 4. ARNOT F S  
Missionary Travels in Central Africa 

Publisher: Alfred Holness 1914 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. The travel diaries of noted Scots missionary and contemporary of Livingstone. He travelled widely across the continent in Central Africa and is credited with the discovery of the source of the Zambezi River, 159 pp with bw photos and sketch maps Good condition in original slightly shabby linen-covered boards, spine somewhat sunned, one page has marginal tear and there is light foxing throughout; ownership in prelims. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27075
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Appr.: | AUD 66.49 | CAD 65.79 | EUR 44.44 | GBP 37.74 | JPY 5000 | MXN 833 | ZAR 704 |
Click for larger image 5. BAINES T & WALLIS J P R  
The Northern Goldfields Diaries of Thomas Baines, 3 Vols 

Publisher: Oppenheimer Series, Chatto & Windus 1946 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Increasingly rare Africana with lasting value; the author describes his wanderings in Bechuanaland and Matabeleland in the years 1869-1872, Continuously paginated 855 pp with colour and half-tone plates, dwgs and maps Very good condition except for slightly uneven fading on covers, with torn and chipped dws. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27658
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Click for larger image 6. BERNHARD F O  
Karl Mauch - African Explorer 

Publisher: Struik 1971
ISBN or SBN Number: 0869770020. A translation of the German explorer's journals which he kept during his travels in Southern Africa., 247 pp with bw illustrations Very good condition with dw. ltd ed no 894/1500. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 25954
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Click for larger image 7. Beutler  
Into the Hitherto Unknown. Ensign Beutler's Expedition to the Eastern Cape, 1752 

Publisher: Van Riebeeck Society .
ISBN or SBN Number: . Hardback. English. Van Riebeeck Society. 2013. In good condition., . All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 2001482
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Click for larger image 8. Birkinshaw, Philip  
The Livingstone Touch 

Publisher: Purnell .
ISBN or SBN Number: . Hardback. English. Purnell. 1973. In fair condition., . All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 2001090
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Click for larger image 9. Brown, John  
The Thirsty Land 

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton .
ISBN or SBN Number: . Hardback. English. Hodder & Stoughton. 1954. In fair/good condition. Journey through the desert country of Namibia and Botswana, 192 pp with bw illustrations and map. Some general wear and aging. Dust jacket is torn with some paper loss. In plastic., . All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 1500065
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Click for larger image 10. BURCHELL W J  
Travels in the Interior of Southern Africa, 2 Vols 

Publisher: Struik 1967 lt ed No 536/1000
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Fine, full-sized facsimile reprint of evergreen classic of travel in early 19th century South Africa, which is still one of the most highly regarded works on the subcontinent., 582 + 648 pp with frontis. 20 colour plates, some fold-out, numerous illustrations and loose map Very good condition in brown cloth, no dw as issued, bookplate and ownership on eps of both volumes. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27340
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Appr.: | AUD 664.89 | CAD 657.89 | EUR 444.44 | GBP 377.36 | JPY 50000 | MXN 8333 | ZAR 7042 |
11. BURROWS E H  
Captain Owen of the African Survey 

Publisher: Balkema 1979 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: 906191934X. The life and work of the great naval surveyor tasked with the charting of the African west and east coasts. He later became embroiled in the fight against slavery, which was to make him unpopular in political circles. Owen retired to New Brunswick in 1835. The book includes his experiences in the war against Napoleon, as well as his charting of the Canadian Great Lakes, 248 pp with numerous maps and bw illustrations Very good condition in hardcover with scuffed dw; institutional library stamp in prelims. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 24875
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Click for larger image 12. BURTON R & MACQUEEN J  
The Nile Basin 

Publisher: Frank Cass 1967
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Part one of the book is a report by Burton on the source of the Nile in Western Tanganyika, which he gave to the Geographical Society, while the second part is on Speke's discovery of the source of the Nile., xxxvii + 195 pp with map Very good condition in quarter calf. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27403
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Appr.: | AUD 53.19 | CAD 52.63 | EUR 35.56 | GBP 30.19 | JPY 4000 | MXN 667 | ZAR 563 |
Click for larger image 13. CAMPBELL J  
Travels in South Africa, 2 Vols 

Publisher: Francis Westley for the London Missionary Society 1822 1st ed
. The author was to be accompanied by Dr Philip on his tour throughout the eastern and northern Cape, but had to complete the journey on his own due to other developments. His travels this time led him far into the modern Botswana, but included parts of Bushmanland., 322 +382 pp with 13 colour plates Very good condition in contemporary octavo half calf with marbled paper-covered boards. The endpapers have been replaced and the books recased. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27254
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Appr.: | AUD 3,324.47 | CAD 3,289.47 | EUR 2,222.22 | GBP 1,886.79 | JPY 250000 | MXN 41667 | ZAR 35211 |
14. CASALIS E  
The Basutos or Twenty-three Years in South Africa 

Publisher: Struik 1965 facs reprint, ltd ed no 544750
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Facsimile reprint of the 1861 translation; the first part consists of a journal of exploration, while the second records the missionary's labours in Basutoland, 361 pp with plates and drawings Very good condition, with worn & chipped dw, . All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27695
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Click for larger image 15. CHAPMAN J  
Travels in the Interior of Africa 

Publisher: A A Balkema 1971
. Hunting and trading journeys across the width of the subcontinent - the author also was one of the first Europeans to see Lake Ngami and the Victoria Falls., 258 + 244 pp with vignettes and engraved plates and folding map. Very good condition in original covers, with tatty dust jackets with some loss at top edge. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27807
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Appr.: | AUD 132.98 | CAD 131.58 | EUR 88.89 | GBP 75.47 | JPY 10000 | MXN 1667 | ZAR 1408 |
Click for larger image 16. CLEMENT A J  
The Kalahari and its Lost City 

Publisher: Longmans 1967 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. The author, a respected academic, has done extensive investigations on the literature about this fabled city, as well as practical searches in the region where is it supposed to exist. These are his conclusions., 214 pp, bw illustrations and frontispiece, maps as eps Good condition, worn dw, ownership on eps, light speckle of foxing in prelims. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 24692
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Click for larger image 17. COOLEY W D  
Inner African Laid Open 

Publisher: Negro Universities Press 1969 repr
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. An attempt to trace the lines of communication across the continent south of the equator with the routes to the Muropue, Cazembe, Moenemonzi and Lake Nyassa; the journeys of Krafp and Rebman on the Eastern Coast, as well as the discoveries of Livingstone and Oswell in the Centre., 149 pp with folding map Very good condition in hardcover, no dw. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27445
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18. CORNELL F C  
The Glamour of Prospecting 

Publisher: D Philip 1999
ISBN or SBN Number: 0864860544. One of the most readable books on the subject to come out of Africa, 336 pp with bw illustrations Very good condition in softcovers. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 24990
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19. COUPLAND R  
Livingstone's Last Journey 

Publisher: Collins 1945
. Author describes the last travels fo the great missionary explorer in Tanzania, 271 pp with bw illustrations with sketch map Fair condition in faded hardcover, some slight damage to spine, no dw; bookplate & ownership in prelims. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27723
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Click for larger image 20. de Keizer, W. G. N.  
Naar de Tropen 

Publisher: Douwe Egberts N V .
ISBN or SBN Number: . Hardback. Dutch. Douwe Egberts N. V. No date. In fair condition. Naar de Tropen. Kleurenfoto's van Wim Berssenbrugge en Mr. A. Hustinx aangevuld met fotomaterial van de Stommvaarmij Nederland en Holland Afrikaijn. In cardboard sleeve., . All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 2001085
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Click for larger image 21. FARINI G A ( HUNT W L )  
Through the Kalahari Desert 

Publisher: Struik 1973 facsimile reprint ltd ed No 970/1000
. Adventurous journey through the dry Northwestern Cape. The author started the still unsolved legend of the Lost City of the Kalahari, which he professed to have visited., 475 pp with illustrations and fold-out map Good condition in hardcover with slightly worn dw. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27686
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Appr.: | AUD 79.79 | CAD 78.95 | EUR 53.33 | GBP 45.28 | JPY 6000 | MXN 1000 | ZAR 845 |
22. FINLASON C E  
A Nobody in Mashonaland 

Publisher: Books of Rhodesia, Gold Series #9 1970 Facs repr
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Light-hearted travel in Mashonaland shortly after the occupation by Europeans, 330 pp with portrait Very good condition with dw, name in prelims. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 23776
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Click for larger image 23. Fisher, Ruth B.  
On the Borders of Pigmy Land 

Publisher: Marshall Brothers .
ISBN or SBN Number: . Hardback. English. Marshall Brothers. No date. In fair/used condition. Some of the pages are loose. Long inscription inside. General wear but pages are clean and all illustrations present., . All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 2001046
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Click for larger image 24. FORBATH P  
The River Congo 

Publisher: Secker & Warburg 1978
ISBN or SBN Number: 436160919. The European discovery, exploration and exploitation of one of the most dramatic of the world's great rivers., 411 pp with bw illustrations Very good condition in hardcover with vg dw. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27479
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Click for larger image 25. FOSKETT R  
The Zambesi Journals and Letters of Dr John Kirk 

Publisher: Oliver & Boyd 1965
. Kirk was the naturalist and medical man on Livingstone's Zambesi expedition, and he later became a respected administrator in East Africa where he played a major part in the suppression of slavery. These journals and letters throw much light on the events surrounding the expedition, as well as the great missionary and his relationships with the other members of the group, and the controversies surrounding them. This is the first time these journals have come into print., 2 volumes, 636pp continuously paginated. Very good condition in original linen-covered boards, with slightly edgeworn dustjackets. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27727
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US$60.00
Appr.: | AUD 79.79 | CAD 78.95 | EUR 53.33 | GBP 45.28 | JPY 6000 | MXN 1000 | ZAR 845 |

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