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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


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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My March to Timbuctoo.

By: General Joffre

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, 1915

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in original cloth covers, Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 169, map on glassine paper to rear. View more info

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Native Administration in Nigeria.

By: Perham, Margery.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1937

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in original publisher's cloth, some shelfwear and marking to covers, some rubbing to spine ends, previous owners names and book plate, some pencil underlining but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xii, 404, fold out maps: The Norther Provinces, The Souther Provinces, Languages, Distribution of Population, Rainfall and Heights, Kano Province Population, appendix, index. Authors description: "We shall not, for example, obtain much understa... View more info

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Native Races and their Rulers: Sketches and Stidies of Official Life and Administrative Problems in Nigeria.

By: Temple, C.C.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Argus Printing & Publishing, 1918

Edition: 1st Edition


Library binding of the Colonial Services Club Cambridge, some light shelfwear with sticker on spine, three small Colonial Services Club Cambridge stamps on prelims but no other library markings within, original illustrated card covers bound in, Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 252, b&w illustrations throughout. View more info

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Nigeria: A Critique of British Colonial Administration.

By: Crocker, W.R.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1936

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Very Good condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 277, fold out map to rear. View more info

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Nigeria: Background to Nationalism.

By: Coleman, James S.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: University of California Press, 1960

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover with gilt titles in Very Good condition. Second Printing, pp xiv, 510, b&w illustrations, maps and diagrams, appendix, notes, bibliography, 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

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


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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Nigerian Kaleidoscope: Memoirs of a Colonial Servant

By: Sir Rex Niven

Price: £15.00

Publisher: C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd, 1982

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in green cloth covered boards in Fine condition with dustwrapper with slightly faded spine and some small notes written neatly on the rear flap in otherwise Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 278, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series, includes his review of the book loosely inserted at the front of the book. View more info

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Old Sinister: A memoir of Sir Arthur Richards, GCMG First Baron Milverton of Lagos and Clifton in the city of Bristol 1885-1978

By: Peel, Richard

Price: £15.00

Publisher: R. Peel, 1986

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with slightly edgeworn dustwrapper in otherwise in Very Good condition now enclosed in clear archival wrap. First edition, pp 196, bibliography, index. A memoir of Sir Arthur Richards, GCMG First Baron Milverton of Lagos and Clifton in the city of Bristol 1885-1978 View more info

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On the Frontiers of Islam: Two Manuscripts Concerning the Sudan Under Turco-Egyptian Rule, 1822-45 (Study in African Affairs)

By: Hill, Richard.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1970

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp xxx, 234, fold out map to rear, notes, index. View more info

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Ourika: Translated into English with an Introduction and Epilogue by John Fowles.

By: De Durfort, Claire & Fowles, John (translator)

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Austin, W. Thomas Taylor, 1977

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Editor


Hardcover in quarter blue Morocco with gilt ruling and titles to spine, marbled paper over boards, some small scratches to marbled paper but otherwise in Near Fine condition. Limited edition of 500 copies, Signed by translator John Fowles on p64, pp 65. Ourika is a story based on the life of a woman who was purchased as a child (in or around 1786) by the Chevalier de Boufflers, the colonial administrator of Senegal, and given as a gift to the de Beauvau family. View more info

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Pan-Africanism and Education: A Study of Race Philanthropy and Education in the Southern States of America and East Africa.

By: King, Kenneth James.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Oxford, 1971

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 296, 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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Pastoralists of the West African Savanna: Selected Studies Presented and Discussed at the Fifteenth Intl Afri (International African Seminars, New Series)

By: International African Seminar 1979 (Ahmadu Bello University, Nigeria); Adamu, Mahdi

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Manchester Univ Press, 1986

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp xxx, 359, bibliography, index. English & French text. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, with typed review, review request and clipping of said review, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. 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


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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Philips' Comparative Wall Atlas of South Africa - Relief of Land, Political and Communications

By: N/A

Price: £75.00

Publisher: George Philip & Son, Ltd., 1956


Large canvas backed wall map with 9 segments, some wear to hinges between segments, covers with browned and worn edges, slightly tarnished eyelets, large marks to rear card cover and small stamp of "York Technical College" on front cover. Philips' Comparative Wall Atlas of South Africa - Relief of Land and Communications View more info