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A complete history of Algiers.
To which is prefixed, An epitome of the general history of Barbary, from the earliest times: interspersed with many curious passages and remarks, not touched on by any writer whatever. London printed by J. Bettenham for A. Bettesworth and C. Hitch, 1731
First edition Two parts in one volume, 4to, pp.vi, [iii]-vii, [xxvii], 680, . Bound in contemporary panelled calf, rebacked with modern calf, corners worn. Armorial book-plate of Jeremiah Milles, D.D., on front pastedown. A very good copy.
Documentos sobre os Portugueses em Mocambique e na Africa Central / Documents on the Portuguese in Mozambique and Central Africa 1497-1840. First six volumes complete.
Volume I(1497-1506); Volume II (1507-1510) Volume III (1511-1514); Volume IV (1515-1516); Volume V (1517-1518); Volume VI (1519-1537). Lisboa 1962 - 1969
First edition pp. xxxv, 832; xxxvii, 612; xxxvii, 662; xiii, 604, xxi, 623; xiii, 510. A very good hardback set in dust wrappers.
Documents on the Portuguese in Mozambique and Central Africa 1497-1840. First five volumes complete.
Documentos sobre os Portugueses em Mocambique e na Africa Central. Volume I(1497-1506); Volume II (1507-1510) Volume III (1511-1514); Volume IV (1515-1516); Volume V (1517-1518). Lisboa 1962 - 1969
First edition pp. xxxv, 832; xxxvii, 612; xxxvii, 662; xiii, 604, xxi, 623. A very good set in original cloth, dust wrappers.
Récits de Campagne.
1833-1841. Publiés par ses fils Le Comte de Paris et le Duc de Chatres. Paris Calmann Lévy 1890
First edition, pp.xiv, 508, , 2 folding maps. A very good copy bound in contemporary half calf, cloth boards. With bookplate "From the books of the Duchess of Cleveland", and Cleveland signature in ink. Later pencil ownership signature of Wilfred Blunt (1942).
The History of the Long Captivity and Adventures of Thomas Pellow, in South-Barbary.
Giving an account of his being taken by two Sallee Rovers, and carry'd a slave to Mequinez, at eleven years of age; his various adventures in that country for the space of twenty-three years; escape, and return home. In which is introduced a particular account of the manners and customs of the Moors... [Bath] R. Goadby 
Second edition pp., 388. A very good copy bound in contemporary calf, later calf spine. Boards a little scuffed.
Nel Paese dei Bango-Bango.
Naples Libreria Detken & Rocholl 
First Edition pp.337 plus 11 coloured sketchmaps, 1 folding, large folding map laid in at rear, numerous half-tone illustrations in the text, some full-page. Bound in contemporary half red crushed morocco with cloth boards. Boards marked. Front endpaper split at hinge. Very good otherwise.
My Mission to Abyssinia.
London Edward Arnold 1892
First edition pp.viii, 261 - 2pp ads dated November 1891. With 9 plates and a folding map. Original burgundy cloth with gilt cover device. Spine extremities a little bruised. Free endpapers browned and with a very little light foxing to preliminary and last leaves. A very good copy.
London: MacMillan 1901
First edition. 4to. pp.viii, 113, 25 plates, 1 folding, coloured frontispiece, with 7 tables. Figures in the text. A little marginal spotting to some pages. Endpapers foxed. Ink signature and notes on front free endpaper. Original red cloth a litttle rubbed at corners and spine extremities and with some darkening. Ink marks on lower fore-corners of both boards. Very good otherwise. Presentation blind stamp on title.
A journey to the Kingdom of Shoa
Second voyage sur les deux rives de la mer Rouge dans les pays des Adels et le Royaume de Choa. [bound with] Atlas.
Paris Arthur Bertrand 1846
First edition Two volumes bound in one, 8vo, pp.xlviii, 406; [iv], 15 plates, large folding map. A handsome copy bound in later quarter calf, raised bands. Occasional minor foxing.
A Narrative of the Expedition to Algiers in the year 1816,
under the command of the right Hon. Admiral Lord Viscount Exmouth. London: John Murray 1819
First edition pp.[x], cxli, 230, [1, note], portrait frontis, 2 folding plates, 1 in colour, folding plan. Author presentation inscription on reverse of title, ink soaked through page. Page of acknowledgements crossed out in ink. A very good copy bound in contemporary half calf, marbled boards. A little rubbed.
A Narrative of the Expedition to Algiers in the Year 1816,
Under the Command of the Right Hon. Admiral Lord Viscount Falmouth. London, John Murray, 1819.
8vo; pp. [x], cxli, [i], , 230, ; frontispiece, 2 folding plates (1 coloured), 1 folding map. Edges untrimmed; worn but sound contemporary vellum-backed boards; upper hinge starting; a very good copy. Contemporary ex-libris of George Nugent to front pastedown.
Expedition zu den Zentralafrikanischen Kivu-Pygmäen. [Two Volumes]
Band 1: Die physische und soziale Umwelt der Kivu-Pygmäen (Twiden). Band 2: Die Kivu-Pygmäen (Twiden). Bruxelles 1950
First edition 4to, pp.x, 509; viii, 404, maps, 39 plates. A very good set in bound in cloth. Cancelled library stamp on reverse of titles.
Comment j' ai traversé l 'Afrique depuis l' Atlantique jusqu' a l' Océan Indien a travers des regions inconnues. Deux Tomes.
First edition pp.xxx, 456; 463. Illustrations, maps, 9 maps, 5 folding and 1 folding journal excerpt. A good/very good recently rebound in cloth. Minor library markings on reverse of title, scattered foxing.
Exceptional copy with both supplements
Travels or observations relating to several parts of Barbary and the Levant.
[bound with] A supplement to a book entituled travels, or observations, &c. Wherein some objections, lately made against it, are fully considered and answered: with several additional remarks and dissertations [and] A further vindication of the book of travels and the supplement to it, in a letter to the right reverend Robert Clayton D.D. Lord Bishop of Clogher. Oxford Printed at the Theatre 1738-46-47
First editions. Three parts bound in one, folio, pp.[vii], [i, blank], xv, [i, errata], 442, [ii], 60, [8, index]; [ii], xvi, 112; 6; with 23 plates (3 folding) and 11 maps (6 folding). Title printed in red and black, numerous vignettes. A very good copy attractively rebound in calf, raised bands, spine decorated gilt in compartment, gilt blindstamp decoration on boards. Spine edges rubbed. Discreet ownership stamps of Revd A.J. Suckling on first two leaves.
Blackmer 1533-34; Hamilton, Europe and the Arab World, 40.