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Image for Muslims and Chiefs in West Africa: A Study of Islam in the Middle Volta Basin in the Pre-Colonial Period.

Muslims and Chiefs in West Africa: A Study of Islam in the Middle Volta Basin in the Pre-Colonial Period.

By: Levtzion, Nehemia.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004000

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xxvi, 228, maps, notes, bibliography, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, with signature in ink on ffep, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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A New Deal in Central Africa.

By: Leys, Colin & Pratt, Cranford.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003966

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, slightly edge rubbed dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xiv, 226, b&w illustrations, appendix, index. A look at the details surrounding the federation between Northern and Souther Rhodesia. View more info

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Journals of Andrew Geddes Bain

By: Lister, M.H. [ED]

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cape Town, The Van Riebeeck Society: 1949

Seller ID: 003267

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original cloth covered boards with illustration and titles, previous owners name covered with tipex/whiteout on front end paper along with a previous owners blind stamp, otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, b&w illustrations and fold out maps. S6. "Andrew Geddes Bain is best known for his building of Cape roads and passes. His diaries, from 1826 to the 1840s, were both working journals and accounts of his experiences and descriptions of the... View more info

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Mary Slessor of Calabar: Pioneer Missionary.

By: Livingstone, W.P.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, 1927.: 1927

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 1666

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, some shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. 29th edition (popular edition), pp x, 352. The story of a Scottish missionary in Africa. S6. View more info

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Rhodes.

By: Lockhart, J.G. & Woodhouse, C.M.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton.: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004089

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with slightly shelfworn dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 511, b&w illustrations, appendices, index. A New Biography Based, for the first time, on unrestricted use of the Rhodes Papers. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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An African Survey: A Study of Problems Arising in Africa South of the Sahara.

By: Lord Hailey

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004183

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with slightly discoloured spine and some light edgewear, from the library of the Political and Economic Planning Trust with stamp on ffep and number on spine but otherwise no library markings. First edition, pp xxviii, 1837, large colour fold out map to rear, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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The Nile from the Source to Egypt & The Nile in Egypt. (2 Volumes Complete)

By: Ludwig, Emil.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1936

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: 005630

Condition: Very Good


2 Volumes. Hardcovers in original cloth covered boards, some slight fading to boards and spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First English editions 1936 & 1937, pp 352, 344, b&w plates and folding maps to the rear of both volumes, index. View more info

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Coillard of the Zambesi.

By: Mackintosh, C.W.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: T. Fisher Unwin.: 1909

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003881

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with grey cloth covered boards, some edgewear and fraying to top of spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, third impression, pp xiv, 484, b&w illustrations, index, fold out map to rear. A classic Big Game book. View more info

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Ethiopia: Anatomy of a Traditional Polity.

By: Markakis, John

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004121

ISBN: 0198216912

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with dust wrapper in Very Good condition. Advance Copy, pp viii, 409, bibliography, index. Includes note from publisher declaring advance copy for Professor John Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, General Editor of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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Reluctant Rebellion: The 1906-1908 Disturbances in Natal.

By: Marks, Shula.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004053

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with Dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xxv,404, b&w maps to rear, bibliography, index. Very Scarce. View more info

Nigeria: Part I: Managing Political Reform 1943-1953 and Nigeria Part II: Moving to Independence 1953-1960.

By: Martin Lynn.

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Stationery Office Books: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005124

ISBN: 0112905978

Condition: Near Fine


Two Volumes Complete. First Edition, Published for the Institute of Commonwealth Studies in the University of London. Nigeria: Part I: Managing Political Reform 1943-1953. With map of Nigeria circa 1955. With index pp643 Nigeria Part II: Moving to Independence 1953-1960. With map of Nigeria circa 1955. With index pp801. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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The Birth of a Dilemma: The Conquest and Settlement of Rhodesia.

By: Mason, Philip.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004067

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, slightly shelfworn dustwrapper with two small closed tears internally repaired but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 366, b&w illustrations, fold out map to rear, notes, index. Includes a typewritten review of the book by Professor Hargreaves of Aberdeen University. The Conquest and Settlement of Rhodesia Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, one of the General Editors of the Oxfo... View more info

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Peoples of Sierra Leone Protectorate.

By: McCulloch, M.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: International African Institute: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004188

Condition: Very Good


Oversized green paper wraps, some wear to edges but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 102, bibliography, fold out map to rear. View more info

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International Boundaries of East Africa.

By: McEwen, A.C.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004022

ISBN: 0198216645

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, previous owners name in ink on ffep, dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp 321, b&w illustrations, appendices, bibliography, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, with signature in ink on ffep, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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The Imperial Frontier in the Tropics 1865-75.

By: McIntyre, W.David.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: MacMillan & Co. Ltd.: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004145

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, slightly edgeworn dustwrapper, internally repaired and enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp x, 421, maps in text, bibliography, index. Includes a typewritten reviews by Professor John Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, General Editor of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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A Geographical and Topographical Description of the Cape of Good Hope. Part Two.

By: Mentzel, O. F.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The van Riebeeck Society.: 1925

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005157

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback in cloth covers, some browning to end papers but otherwise in Near Fine condition. With pp159. A Geographical and Topographical Description of the Cape of Good Hope. Translated from the German by H. J. Mandelbrote, Lecturer in History in the University of Cape Town. View more info

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Great Britian and Ghana: Documents of Ghana History 1807-1957.

By: Metcalfe, G.E.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: University of Ghana: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004054

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with original black cloth covered boards, some slight bumping to corners but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xvi, 779, appendices, maps, index. A look at the history between Ghana and Great Britain. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Maclean of the Gold Coast: The Life and Times of George Maclean 1801-1847.

By: Metcalfe, G.E.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press.: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004560

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original maroon cloth over boards, some light edgewear but otherwise Very Good, dustwrapper with some wear to head and foot of spine, light edgewear and small marks but otherwise Very Good. First edition, publishers note stating that this is a review copy, contains a review written by Professor John Hargreaves, pp xi, 344, colour frontis and b&w plates and maps, index. View more info

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West African chiefs;: Their changing status under colonial rule and independence

By: Michael Crowder; Obaro Ikime

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Africana Pub. Corp: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004166

ISBN: 0841900469

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear, internally repaired and enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp xxix, 453, index. Signed and Inscribed By Author to Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. Also includes typewritten reviews by Professor Hargreaves. View more info

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African Afterthoughts.

By: Mitchell, Sir Philip.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co.: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004407

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover with some slight darkening to outer edges of text block but otherwise in Near Fine condition, price clipped dustwrapper with some edge rubbing and small closed tears repaired internally, otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 287, end paper maps, appendix, index. 40 years of colonial administration service, mainly in East Africa. Typed review by Professor Hargreaves. View more info