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Davies, Lord
Nearing the Abyss: The Lesson of Ethiopia [Signed]

(Book #ID 6181)            
Published by Constable and Company Limited, 10-12 Orange Street, London First Edition 1936. 1936.
First edition hard back. 182 pp. Written in September 1936 predicting the next war and the end of imperialism. SIGNED dedication by the author to free front end paper dated 1939. Light foxing to edges, 3 small spots to front end paper, corners sharp and tight. Dust wrapper with 25 mm closed tear to foot of front panel, tiny 2 mm nicks to spine ends, colours bright and fresh, spine not faded, not price clipped and in Very Good+ condition. Member of the P.B.F.A.
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De Cosson, E. A.
The Cradle of The Blue Nile; A Visit to the Court of King John of Ethiopia [Volume I]

(Book #ID 67485)            
Published by John Murray, 50 Albemarle Street, London First Edition 1877. London 1877.
First edition hard back binding in publisher's original blue cloth covers, gilt title, author lettering and volume number to the spine, gilt Hippopotamus and two riflemen to the upper panel, charcoal paper end papers. 8vo. 8˝'' x 5˝''. Contains [viii] 305 [32 page catalogue dated January 1876] printed pages of text with four tinted monochrome engravings. Front end paper cracked, middle page gatherings pulled, rubbing to the spine ends and corners. Member of the P.B.F.A.
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