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Image for Moses: Pharaoh of Egypt.

Moses: Pharaoh of Egypt.

By: Osman, Ahmed.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Grafton: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005819

ISBN: 0246136650

Condition: Fine


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

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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 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

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 ... 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

Image for The Northern Gabon Coast to 1875.

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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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

ISBN: 0852550480

Condition: Very Good


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

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 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

ISBN: 0007285140

Condition: As New


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

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African Dangerous Game Cartridges

By: Pierre Van Der Walt

Price: £225.00

Publisher: Pathfinder Book Publishers: 2012

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 007058

ISBN: 0620483393

Condition: As New


Large hardcover in As New condition, no dustwrapper as published. Second edition, pp xxiii, 460, colour illustrations throughout, appendix. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. 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

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

Image for Structure and conflict in Nigeria, 1960-1965.

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

Image for Guinea: The Mobilization of a People (Africa in the modern world)

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 Editor... View more info

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Chasing Black Gold: The Incredible True Story of a Fuel Smuggler in Africa

By: Robert Stone

Price: £9.99

Publisher: The History Press: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003778

ISBN: 0750960337

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers - New. For two decades Robert Stone made his living on the high seas. A modern-day pirate, he was a pioneer saturation oil-field diver, treasure hunter and smuggler, which brought him more money than he knew how to spend. Stone spent the last ten of his smuggling years in Africa, where he traded in illicit fuel. The murky waters of the Niger delta were his place of business as he operated in the most corrupt regime in the world, a place ruled by ... View more info

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Liberalism in South Africa, 1948-63 (Oxford studies in African affairs)

By: Robertson, Janet

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004122

ISBN: 0198216661

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 252, bibliography, index. View more info

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A History of the Upper Guinea Coast 1545 to 1800.

By: Rodney, Walter.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004050

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some slight shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 283, bibliography, index. View more info

Image for Dahomey: Between Tradition and Modernity.

Dahomey: Between Tradition and Modernity.

By: Ronen, Dov.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Cornell Iniversity Press.: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004001

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, ppxviii, 272, bibliography, appendix, index. Includes newspaper review of the book by Hargreaves of Aberdeen University. the first English language treatment of modern Dahomean politics, this book offers the kind of clear, sound analysis necessary for understanding a country as complex as Dahomey. View more info

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A Political History of Tropical Africa.

By: Rotberg, Robert I.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc.: 1965

Seller ID: 005472

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition. No dustwrapper, ppxvi, 440, with index. Illustrated endpapers. With previous owners name in ink on fep. First US edition, with maps, diagrams and b&w illustrations. With letter from author to Prof. Hargreaves. 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