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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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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

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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

Condition: Very Good


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 BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS MAY BE REQUIRED. S29. 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

ISBN: 0198216998

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Fine


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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0198227124

Condition: Fine


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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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

Condition: Very Good


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 CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. 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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


(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 FOR A POSTAGE QUOTE. View more info

Steam Twilight: The Last Years of Steam on Kenya Railways.

By: Patience, Kevin.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Self Published: 1996

Seller ID: 006357

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. With b&w and colour illustrations, map and bibliography. Steam Twilight: The Last Years of Steam on Kenya Railways. 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

ISBN: 0198216963

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0951144707

Condition: Fine


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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Native Administration in Nigeria.

By: Perham, Margery.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004439

Condition: Very Good


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 understanding of Nigeria when we have merely studied its statistics and annual reports". Personal copy of Professor John D. Har... 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

ISBN: 0007285140

Condition: As New


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

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

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

Condition: Near Fine


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

ISBN: 0435837060

Condition: Very Good


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

Image for Britain and Germany in Africa: Imperial Rivalry and Colonial Rule.

Britain and Germany in Africa: Imperial Rivalry and Colonial Rule.

By: Professor Gifford & Louis, WM. Roger.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Yale University Press.: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004066

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with slightly shelfworn dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xvii, 825, b&w maps, 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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Guinea: The Mobilization of a People (Africa in the modern world)

By: Riviere, Claude

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cornell Univ Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004126

ISBN: 0801409047

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, rear end paper browned from newspaper cutting but otherwise in Near Fine condition with slightly edgeworn but otherwise Very Good condition dustwrapper. First edition, pp 262, frontis map, tables, bibliography, index. Contains a relevant newspaper clipping, a request for a review from The Quarterly Journal of the Royal Institute of International Affairs and the review in question by Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info