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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.
Navigationi et Viaggi. Venice 1563-1606. [First Volume (of three) only]
With an introduction by R.A. Skelton, and an analysis of the contents by Prof. George B. Parks. Amsterdam Theatrum Orbis Terrarum 1970
Reprint 4to, pp.xvi, 39, 34, 394, 3 maps. Mundus Novus. First Series - Volume II. A very good copy in original cloth. A few pages creased (by printer).
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.
Loss of the American Brig Commerce, wrecked on the western Coast of Africa, in the month of August, 1815.
With an account of Tombuctoo, and of the hitherto undiscovered great city of Wassanah. London John Murray 1817
First edition 4to, pp.xvi, 618, folding map. A very good copy bound in recent half calf, marbled boards. Light foxing to map.
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.
Colour plates of Algeria
Voyage dans la Régence d'Alger,
ou Description du Pays occupé par l'armée Francaise en Afrique; contenant des observations sur la géographie physique, la géologie, la météorologie, l'histoire naturelle, etc. Paris Arthus Bertrand 1833
First edition Three volumes 8vo, pp. 286; 326; 439; with folio atlas, pp.[ii], 2, 30 plates, 8 coloured, folding map. An attractive set in very good condition, bound in quarter morocco over boards; minor occasional 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.
Voyage ou relation de l'etat present du Royaume de Perse
Avec une dissertation curieuse sur les Moeurs, religion & gouvernement de cet etat. [Bound with]: Pidou de Saint Olon, Francois. Relation de l'empire de Maroc. Paris la Veuve Mabre Cramoisi 1695
Second edition of both works 12mo, pp. [x], 264, ; with frontispiece and 5 plates (2 folding), folding map, title printed in red and black; [xvi], 229 (erroneously written as 127), ; with frontispiece and 9 plates (1 folding), title printed in red black. A very good copy bound in contemporary sheep, spine decorated gilt in compartments, worn at extremities. Front free endpaper torn, upper hinge cracked.
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.