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BEFORE THE BIRTH OF THE MOON.
Edition: First US printing.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1989) dj. Hardcover first edition - Second novel by this highly acclaimed writer from Zaire, and his first work of fiction to be published in the US. Translated from the French by Marjolijn de Jager. Foreword by Jacques Howlett. Author's note. 203 pp. ISBN: 0-671-675664.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.Book ID: 58624More details Price: $25.00
IN SOUTHERN LIGHT: Trekking Through Zaire and the Amazon.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1988.) dj. Hardcover first edition - An account of two excursions in tropical rain forests by a journalist who is described as 'part biologist, part linguist, part anthropologist, ...who is fascinated by other ways of living..'. In the first section he describes his ascent of the Nhamunda river, a little-known, but long, tributary of the Amazon; in the second part he explores Zaire in Africa, trekking into the heart of the Ituri forest, the land of the BaMbuti and Efi pygmies. Cover praise from Russell Banks and Tracy Kidder. Index. 239 pp. ISBN: 0-671494414.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.Book ID: 41157More details Price: $16.50