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    Three Archeology Books Relating to Africa, including: Oric Bates. The Eastern Libyans. [and:] Grace Hadley Beardsley. The Negro in Greek and Roman Civilization. [and:] Joseph Marquart. Die Benin. All very good. From the Professor John Ralph Willis Collection of Rare Africana.


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    This lot contains: Oric Bates. The Eastern Libyans, an Essay. London: Macmillan, 1914. Quarto. xxii, 298 pages. Map, plates. Presentation copy to Sir Geoffrey Furlong from the Department of Antiquities, Libya. Half publisher's leather over cloth boards. Some rubbing to the boards. [and:] Grace Hadley Beardsley. The Negro in Greek and Roman Civilization. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1929. Octavo. xii, 145 pages. Brown cloth over boards. Illustrations. Index. [and:] Joseph Marquart. Die Benin-Sammlung des Reichsmuseums für Völkerkunde in Leiden Beschrieben und mit Ausführlichen Orolegomena zur Geschichte der Handelswege und Völkerbewegungen in Nordafrika. Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1913. Octavo. ccclxvii, 132 pages. Fourteen plates. two maps. Text in German. Red cloth over boards. Gilt lettering to spine. Boards slightly bowing.

    Bookplate of previous owner to front pastedown of all volumes. All very good.



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