Munich: Prestel, First edition, 1989. Quarto, cloth hardcover in dust jacket, 247 pp., heavily illustrated (much in color), clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket. Dust jacket housed in archival dust jacket protector.
Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press, Hardcover with green cloth boards, 1981, octavo, 98pp., not illustrated. Book near fine with hint of wear to boards, binding tight, small spot of soil to front flyleaf, otherwise text clean and unmarked. No DJ.
London: Francophone Africa Research Centre, Paperback, 1994, octavo, 104pp., not illustrated. Book near fine with hint of corner wear and rubbing to wrap, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. No DJ. Text in French and English.
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, Paperback, 1949, octavo, 125pp., not illustrated. Book VG+ with rubbing and mild shelfwear to wrap, binding tight, text clean and unmarked with some toning throughout. No DJ.
Herndon, Virginia, U.S.A. World Bank / Oxford Univ. Press, 229 pp. A near fine copy, softcover. Minor erasable pencil notation to chapter titles, minimal wear to wraps.
Johannesburg, SA: SPRO-CAS / Ravan, Inscribed by the author on the title page. 1973, Softcover. 76 pp. First Edition, second issue, with blacked out passages on pages 54 and 60; however, this copy includes the laid-in addendum with the text of the censored passages. Very Good copy. Light soil and...
New York: Belgian Chamber of Commerce, 1954. First edition. Paperback, 4to. with plastic comb binding. 168pp. with photographic illustrations, advertisements, and maps. Very good. Rubbing and light soil to wraps. Foxing to extremities of title page, else internally very clean, bright, and unmarked. A detailed (eurocentric) survey of the history...
New York: The Black Hawk Press, First edition, 1935, hardcover with green cloth boards with cream title label to spine, octavo, 287pp., frontispiece in b&w, otherwise not illustrated. Book VG+ with mild sun to spine and boards, binding tight, text clean and unmarked. No DJ.
London: Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900. Hardcover, 4to., rebound in tan quarter leather and beige cloth with gilt titles. 373pp. plus18 plates of Papyri examples, photographs of exploration sites and archaeological finds, and maps of dig sites. Very good. Light scuffing to cloth boards. Soiling to top edges of rear plates...
Paris: Centre d'Etudes de Politique Etrangere, First edition, 1938. Softcover 8vo, 456pp. In VG- condition with rubbing wear to the extremeties, including a slight loss to the foredge of the rear wrapper and corners of the front joint. Wrappers discolored, with tidemark to foredge. Contents remain clean and unmarked. Scarce...
Johannesburg: Witwatersrand University Press, Second edition, 1994. Softcover, 237 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy, a bit of rubbing and age-toning to the covers.
New York & London & Paris: New Amsterdam Book Co. Hardbound duodecimo in cloth; clean, unmarked text, 451 pp, copy is VG+ w/shelf wear and heavy soil and/or discoloration; light scuffing at corners and spine head&foot w/some loss; eviro damage and staining to endps & text block edges; hinges GOOD;...
Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1998. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in green cloth, with dust jacket. 410pp, illustrated. Fine in fine dust jacket. A history and study of Griots and Griottes, African traditional story tellers, genealogists, historians, teachers, warriors, and musicians.
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, First printing, 1941. Tall 8vo, green cloth, 294 pp., frontispiece. VG copy, no jacket, light wear and rubbing to spine ends, spine a little dull. Owner's name and 1943 date on pastedown. Neatly protected with mylar jacket. Uncommon in the first printing.
Bloomington: Indiana University, First edition, 1977. Softcover, 136 pp., clean unmarked text, Very Good copy, age-toning to the pages and covers, some wear to the covers.
London: Egypt Exploration Society, This volume only. 1986. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in faux leather backed paper boards, without dust jacket. 192pp. with 12 plates depicting the papyri that is subject of translation. Near fine. Light scuffing to boards. Internally bright and unmarked. Text in English, translation in Greek.
Published by the author, First Edition. c.1911. Hardcover. Brown cloth, gilt titles. 8vo. 61pp. Frontis portrait. Mild wear to spine-ends, small library stamp to top and bottom edge as well as endpapers and title page, call-number printed on title page, very mild offsetting from frontis on title page, else a....
New York: The Century Co, 1909. Presumed first edition, with 1908 as the copyright and 1909 on the title page. Hardcover, 8vo. in orange cloth with pictorial gilt decoration and titles, top edge gilt. 272pp. frontis, illustrated in color and with photographs by Jules Guérin. Very good. Boards faintly mottled...
IWGIA, Softcover. c.2004. 8vo. 278pp. Near Fine. Mild shelfwear.
Chicago: Rand, McNally & Co. First edition, 1900, hardcover with decorative green cloth boards, octavo, 279pp., illustrated in b&w + fold out color map laid in at rear. Book VG with rubbing and mild soil, binding tight, text clean and unmarked, with rear inner hinge cracking. No DJ.
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1899. First American edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in blue cloth with gilt titles. 450pp. with frontis of Hourst, 190 illustrations, and folding map. Very good. Faint mottling, scuffing to boards, wear to spine ends and corners. Offsetting to front and rear endpapers, ownership plate on front flyleaf...
London: Oxford University Press, Reprint, 1970, hardcover with green cloth boards in dust jacket, octavo, 256pp., illustrated in b&w. Book near fine with hint of wear to edges, binding tight, text clean and unmarked but showing mild foxing to edges of text block. DJ VG with rubbing, mild edgewear, front...
Algiers: Hyam and Co. 1913. Later edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in light blue cloth, with gilt decoration and title. 226pp. with full page engravings, in text illustrations, two full color plates, four maps, and several travel advertisements. Two fold out maps include a railway map of Algeria and Tunisia and a....