Cambridge: University Press, 1967. Hardcover. "The ancient kingdom of Dahomey covered teh southern third of what is now the West African republic of Dahomey. (This book discusses) ... the development of the political institutions in Dahomey; ... the story of the men who built up Dahomey and rules the country; and the relationship between Dahomey and the Yoruba empire of Oyo" (jacket). Black cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Clean and bright. In orange dust jacket with purple title to spine and front panels. Minor wear to edges of jacket. 234 pages. AFR/122618. Very Good / Very Good.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1896. Hardcover. Contents are mostly about Africa with several stories about New Zealand, Fiji, Australia, and the South Pacific islands. Includes writings by Richard Burton, Henry Stanley, David Livingstone, Lady M.A. Barker, and more. Maroon cloth boards with gilt title to spine and faux-marbled pattern to covers. Clean and bright with photographic illustrations. Minor sunning to spine. 511 pages. AFR/120518. Very Good.