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African Afterthoughts.

By: Mitchell, Sir Philip.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co.: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004407


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

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British Nigeria: A Geographical and Historical Description of the British Possessions Adjacent to the Niger River, West Africa.

By: Mockler-Ferryman, A.F.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Cassell, 1902.: 1902

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2221


Hardback with original green cloth covered boards with gilt titles to front and spine, some small marks and light edgewear but otherwise in Very Good+ condition. First edition, pp viii, 351, 16 page publishers catalogue to rear, b&w illustrations, fold out colour map, appendix, index. A Geographical and Historical Description of the British Possessions Adjacent to the Niger River, West Africa. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS... View more info

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Indirect Rule and the Search for Justice: Essays in East African Legal History

By: Morris, H. F.; Read, J. S.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004031


Hardcover in Very Good condition, previous owners name in ink on ffep, dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First Edition, pp viii, 368, bibliography, index. Contains a typewritten review of the book by Professor Hargreaves of Aberdeen University. 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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Colonial Rule and the Kamba: Social Change in the Kenya Highlands, 1889-1939 (Oxford Studies in African Affairs)

By: Munro, J.Forbes

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004032


Hardcover in Very good condition with slightly edgeworn dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 286, 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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Sierra Leone: Its People, Products and Secret Societies.

By: Newland, H. Osman.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Negro Universities Press: 1969

Seller ID: 005719


Hardback in Fine condition. FACS reprint of first edition first published in 1916.With pp251 and b&w illustrations. Sierra Leone: A Journey by canoe, rail and hammock through a land of kernels, coconuts and cacao with instructions for planting and development. View more info

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The Rhodesia Stamp Catalogue 1975.

By: No Author.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Rhodesian Philateli Agencies (Private) Ltd.: 1975

Seller ID: 003604


Some shelf wear and a scuff at top right hand corner, otherwise in Very Good condition. The Rhodesia Stamp Catalogue 1975. S31. View more info

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Trade Without Rulers: Pre-Colonial Economic Development in South-Eastern Nigeria.

By: Northrup, David

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004112


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp viii,269, graphs and diagrams, appendices, sources, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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The Missionary Factor in East Africa.

By: Oliver, Roland.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Longmans & Co.: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004065


Paper covers with card wraps, some wear and marks to covers but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xvii, 302, fold out map, bibliography, index. A look at early missionary work in east africa. View more info

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Moses: Pharaoh of Egypt.

By: Osman, Ahmed.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Grafton: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005819


Hardback in Fine condition, with dustwrapper, also in Fine condition. In a clear archival wrapper. With b&w illustrations, a map of Egypt during the time of the Empire 16th - 12th centuries BC, mao of the Ways of Horus, the ancient road (mentioned in the Bible) between Egypt and Palestine in northern Sinai. With two appendices and index. View more info

The Gold Coast Revolution: The Struggle of an African People from Slavery to Freedom.

By: Padmore, George.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: ., Dobson: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004312


Hardcover in Very Good condition with slightly shelfworn dustwrapper, small closed tear to the top of front hinge (internally repaired) and small chip missing from the top rear hinge now enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp 272, appendix, index. View more info

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Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa performed under the patronage of the African Association in the Years 1795, 1796 and 1797

By: Park, Mungo.

Price: £375.00

Publisher: ., W. Bulmer and Co.: 1799

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 004309


Hardcover in original tree calf binding with red segment with gilt titles on spine, some shelfwear and corners bumped, some light scuffs and one small nick to leather missing from the centre of the rear cover but overall complete and in Very Good condition commensurate with age. Second edition, pp xxviii, 372, xcii, six illustrations including a frontispiece of the author, three fold out maps. VERY SCARCE THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLAS... View more info

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Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa with an Account of a Subsequent Mission to that Country in 1805.

By: Park, Mungo.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Philip Rose: 1824

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 005677


Hardcover in original paper covered boards with titles, rough cut pages, front end paper missing, some wear to boards and spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. New Abridged Edition, pp 389, frontis. View more info

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Life in Abyssinia: Being Notes Collected During Three Years' Residence and Travels in that Country.

By: Parkyns, Mansfield.

Price: £300.00

Publisher: John Murray, 1853.: 1853

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1017


(Two Volumes) Hardback, rebacked with new front end papers, in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xiii, 425, iv, 432, vol.1; frontis plus two plates and illustrations in text with map to rear, vol.2; frontis plus seven plates and illustrations in text with map to rear. A journal of travels in The Ethiopian Empire. SCARCE. S15. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, PLEASE CONTACT US BY EMAIL BEFORE ORDERING ... View more info

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The Northern Gabon Coast to 1875.

By: Patterson, David K.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004116


Hardcover in Very Good condition with very slightly shelfworn dustwrapper in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp xii, 167, maps to rear, bibliography, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. 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

Seller ID: 004125


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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The Dead Will Arise: Nongqawuse and the Great Xhosa Cattle-Killing Movement of 1856-7

By: Peires, J.B.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: James Currey: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004020


Hardcover in Very Good condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 348, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. 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

Seller ID: 004439


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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Birds of Southern Africa (Collins Field Guide).

By: Perlo, Ber Van.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Collins: 2009

Seller ID: 004904


Softcover, as new, revised edition, pp310. With colour illustrations, b&w maps and index. View more info

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Critics of Empire: British Radical Attitudes to Colonialism in Africa 1895-1914.

By: Porter, Bernard.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004044


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with slightly edgeworn dustwrapper now enclosed in a clear archival wrap and otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xiv, 369, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. View more info

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Structure and conflict in Nigeria, 1960-1965.

By: Post, Ken & Vickers, Michael.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Heinemann Educational: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004072


Card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 248, maps on end papers, index. View more info