A description of 7 years with The King's African Rifles. Illustrated. VG. Some soiling to rear cover and minor chips to head of spine. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: Jambo Effendi
Editorial: J.A. Allen & Co.
Año de publicación: 1966
Condición del libro: VG. Some foxing to prelims.
Descripción J.A. Allen & Co, London, 1966. Hardcover. Condición: Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good. 1st Edition. Inscription on end paper (1967). DJ (unclipped) has a couple of minor tears, which have been taped over. Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng. Nº de ref. del artículo: S212a
Descripción J. A. Allen & CO., London, 1966. Hard Cover. Condición: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good. Rogers, Sheila Ilustrador. First. DJ has creasing at the bottom front edge due to foldback from a 1cm closed tear at the bottom foldover hinge; light stain marks to upper edge; now in loose protective plastic overwrap. Map illustrated eps. Some nibbling to lower board edges. Ownership name to half-title page. Colour frontispiece depicting Ceremonial Dress of KAR - Sergeant. 224 pages of text with line sketches by Sheila Rogers throughout. Grahame has written a lively and stimulating account of his experiences in the Army in east Africa. (Z-EN-EEW-1S). Nº de ref. del artículo: 160722
Descripción J.A.Allen & Co., 1966. Hardcover. Condición: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good. 1st Edition. Hardback book (224 pages)with illustrations by Sheila Rogers that include decorated endpapers (map), color frontispiece and black and white drawings. Dust jacket with light scuff marks. Bookseller since 1995 (LL-11-TS-middle) rareviewbooks. Nº de ref. del artículo: RVB04291701
Descripción Allen 1966, 1966. VG bright copy in publishers cloth in like dustjacket. 224pp. Illustrated. 1st edition. Major Grahame has written a lively and stimulating account of his experiences in the East African Army. It is very easy to serve in the army in these countries and to see nothing but army life. Major Grahame however,kept his eyes open.There is plenty about army life but there is also much about people of all sorts and kinds and about the East African Countries in which he served. He has evidently taken a great deal of trouble to gain knowledge of both. Major Grahame writes with humour and he is always entertaining. ISBN B001DZUZUG. Nº de ref. del artículo: PJH32819
Descripción J.A. Allen & Co, London, 1966. Cloth. Condición: Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Good. Rogers, Sheila Ilustrador. First. Tidy ex-library copy with usual library markings. Some foxing, particulary of page edges and glossy plates. Adhesive tape stains on e/p's and boards. Flaps of dust jacket have been partially cut off and there are some adhesive tape stains on jacket but it is otherwise pretty tidy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. Nº de ref. del artículo: 23705
Descripción J. A. Allen & Co., London, 1966. Hardcover. Condición: Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Good. Rogers, Sheila Ilustrador. First Edition. 224 pp with BW illustrations. Signed and dated October 1974 by the author, Contents include arrival, 'from battle and murder, and from sudden death', 'the conquering heroes', northern province safari, kenya interlude, recruiting safari, karmoja, the final year. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. By Author. Travel. Nº de ref. del artículo: 50501
Descripción London: J A Allen, 1966, 1966. Hardback, first edition, very good condition, in a good++ unclipped (30s) dust-jacket scuffed at edges, publisher's original black clothboards with gilt blocking to spine, internally clean tight and bright, mapped endpapers, 224 pages including index, colour plate frontis (Ceremonial Dress - Sergeant) and b/w line illustrations by Sheila Rogers-----------------"Major Grahame, who spent 7 years with the King's African Rifles in the early 1950's, has written a lively and stimulating account of his experiences in the Army in East Africa. This book is not only about the Army but also recounts the close bond he formed with the people across the East African countries in which he served. His vivid descriptions of the people and the natural history of a part of the world where nature can be as interesting as it gets, is combined with a brief account of the Mau Mau Campaign. He writes beautifully of the people of Northern Uganda as well as the birds and animals of East Africa. Covering serious subjects such as conservation yet entertaining us by writing with great humour.". Nº de ref. del artículo: 1995
Descripción J. A. Allen, London, 1966, 1966. Condición: Very Good. First edition. Hardback. Cloth mottled on front cover, otherwise very good indeed in very good indeed lightly used dust jacket. Signed by the author. Nº de ref. del artículo: A134827