Fine. No dust jacket. Color photographs. Illustrated map endpapers. Trifold slipcase with leather thong closures; minor edge wear. Clean with no markings. Not ex-library. 208 p. Original dk brown burlap with photo pastedown and gilt-stamped lettering on cover and spine; matching burlap tri-fold slipcase with leather strings and faux ivory animal teeth to close; gilt-stamped illustration and lettering on faux ostrich skin All proceeds benefit the Burlingame Public Library. Oversized: US shipping only; extra postage may be required. Bookseller Inventory # Alibris.0012452
Synopsis: Oversize. Color photographs. Illustrated map endpapers. Trifold case with leather thong closures. Photographs by Dieter Blum. Foreword by Leopold Sedar Senghor. Text by Gisela Bonn. Text translated by Lu Fenton. Printed and bound in France.
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Publication Date: 1976
Book Condition: Fair
Dust Jacket Condition: -1
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Harry N. Abrams, New York, 1976. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. First American Edition. Elephant folio. Dark brown burlap with gilt stamped lettering and a large photo illustration to front cover. Housed in a folding slipcase in matching burlap with leather strings and animal teeth clasps, one clasp missing and catch worn. Illustrated througout. A nice production. Seller Inventory # 22990
Book Description Harry N. Abrams, Inc. Publishers, New York, 1976. Hardback. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. 1st English Edn (USA). In the Original Heavy brown buckram/hessian cloth with gilt embossed titles and colour photo plate of beaded African woman inset on front cover. In the original Imitation Ostrich Skin 'slip-around' 'slip-case'. 208 pp. Foreword by Leopold Sedar Senghor. Full of VERY STRIKING Full Colour photographs on heavy photographic paper by a top class photographer who travelled throughout Africa. Photographs taken in North, West, East, South and Central Africa with maps and descriptions. With technical notes. Beautiful Landscapes, Sunset Scenes, Local Peoples and Wildlife, etc. Endpapers are maps of the continent. English Text to accompany the photographs. Book is Fine. Gilt stamped front cover and spine titles to the 'slip-around' case. Leather clasps for keeping 'slip-around' cover closed are missing, o/w this is a Sumptuous production. Extra postage WILL be required for this Huge, VERY HEAVY book for International posting. Nr Fine/Nr New. Images available on Request. ; 50217; Elephant Folio. Seller Inventory # 50217