Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

African Axes

Uppsala: Almquist & Wiksells, 1958. First edition. Softcover. Folio. 164 (16)pp. Original color illustrated DJ over over illustrated wrappers with black lettering on cover and spine. Typological surveys of African Axes covering usage as tool, weapon, and in ceremonies with a separate chapter on Egypt and the Orient. Profusely illustrated with b/w drawings, few b/w photographs, and 14 maps indicating the distribution and usage of various axes in Africa. Book block detached from front wraps. Handwritten note inked onto halt title. Blind stamp of Library of Norman Hurst on title page. Covers age toned. Binding in overall fair, interior in good+ to very good condition. g. Item #34780

Price: $150.00

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