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Paris: L'Illustration, 1931. Unpaginated, perhaps because "hors serie" and not to be confused with a regular issue. Profuse illustrations with plenty of color, also sepia and b&w. Scattered essays are boilerplate, of course. Format is that of the magazine proper: 15x11 inches, cover has color plate affixed. Complete text but.....
Paris: Maison de la Bonne Presse, 1923. Pamphlet. Untrimmed elephant folio leaf of newsprint, folded to make 16p. 7.25x10.25 inches, text in French, three wood engravings with woodblock color overlays (cover, center doublespread and a vignette), and b&w photoreproductions, evenly browned, else very good condition. Cover story illustrated with a......
Paris: Editions L'Harmattan, 1990. Paperback. 384p., softbound in 8.5x5.5 inch glossy white wraps; back cover corner-tip has a small crease, an otherwise fresh, crisp clean exemplar. Compiler Achour covers Franz Fanon here in four indexed entries, and separately has written a book-length Fanon study. Separately also look for her book-length.....
London: Curzon Press, 1977. Hardcover. xxi+246p., preface, introduction, footnotes, appendix, bibliography, index, maps and illustrations, very good second edition revised and enlarged, in a lightly worn dj. Originally published in 1931 as "European Beginnings in West Africa 1454 - 1578."
Bruxelles: Éditions J. Duculot, 1955. 92p., frontispiece, introduction, text in French, library rejection stamp otherwise very good in wraps. Académie Royale des Sciences Coloniales Classe des Sciences, Morales et Politiques, Mémoires in 8th, Nouvell Série tome iv, fasc. 1 (ethnographie).
Paris: Société d'Éditions Géographiques, Maritimes et Coloniales, 1931. 240p., 9x11.25 inches, frontis-portrait, lexicon, bibliography, illustrated with maps and plates illustrated by le Scouzec in pen and ink, very good in worn original gray wraps printed with pictorial device and title in red and black inks, small blank label on spine.....
Tours: Alfred Mame et Fils, Éditeurs, 1896. Hardcover. 237p., frontis, avant-propos, illustrated throughout with reproductions and engravings, text in French, foxing throughout, very good first edition in publisher's original gilt-decorated red cloth (red faded on spine) all edges gilt. 2e Série Grand In - 8 degree. Combines Jules Verne high.....
Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 1969. Hardcover. 400p., frontisphoto, introduction, footnotes, conclusion, bibliography, appendixes, illustrated with figures, tables, plates and maps, text in French, very good ex-library copy, original pictorial wraps are cased in blue cloth library binding with a spine label.
Paris: Augustin Challamel, Editeur, 1902. Paperback. 1072p.+ 8p. ads, text in French, largely unopened, backstrip is creased and cracked, a visible crack to one gutter, threads are holding but slightly slack. The leaves are edgeworn and brittle. Printed wraps are heavily-worn with dust-soiling and some not too obtrusive repair with.....