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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 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

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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

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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

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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 money and guns. Protected by the military he sold his black cargo to legitimate businesses all over the world, making million... 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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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

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The Labour Movement in the sudan 1946-1955.

By: Saad Ed Din Fawzi

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press.: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004565

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in original brown cloth covered boards, some light shelfwear but otherwise Near Fine, dustwrapper with some edgewear and small closed tears internally repaired, some small marks but otherwise in Very Good condition and enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, signed and inscribed by author on ffep, pp xiv, 175, maps, tables, appendices, index. View more info

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Sunshine and Storm in Rhodesia.

By: Selous, Frederick Courteney.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Rowland Ward& co.: 1896

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 003628

Condition: Very Good


Some darkening to original buckram covers; slight edge wear to top and bottom of spine, otherwise Very Good. Zebra-style Front end papers with some offsetting on to adjoining pages. With frontispiece photograph of Maholi, with ppxxvii, 290, pull-out map of Matabeleland. With appendices and index. A narrative of events in Matabeleland, both before and during the recent native insurrection up to date of the disbandment of the Bulawayo Field Force. Written by the Gold medallist of the Royal Geographical Society and the author of 'Travel and Adventure'. S31 View more info

Image for African Nature Notes and Reminiscences.

African Nature Notes and Reminiscences.

By: Selous, Frederick Courteney.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Pioneer Head: 1969

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 004094

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, in Very good condition, edgeworn dustwrapper, internally repaired and enclosed in a clear archival wrap and in otherwise Good condition. Limited reprint 663/2112, pp xix, 356, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

Image for A Hunter's Wanderings in Africa: A Narrative Of Nine Years Spent Amongst The Game Of The Far Interior Of South Africa.

A Hunter's Wanderings in Africa: A Narrative Of Nine Years Spent Amongst The Game Of The Far Interior Of South Africa.

By: Selous, Frederick Courteney.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Macmillan & Co.: 1911

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 006055

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, with original cloth boards and gilt motif and titles, previous owners dedication on ffep, small newspaper clipping titled "Selous going to the Front" dated 1914 tipped onto fep, some light rubbing to corners but otherwise in Very Good condition.Fifth edition, pp xix, 504, 7 numbered plates and several illustrative plates, one folding map of route, with b&w illustrations in text, index. Accounts of hunts by the famous big game hunter Frederick Selous. SCARCE. 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

Seller ID: 005170

ISBN: 0905838599

Condition: Fine


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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Southern Rhodesia Department of the Surveyor General Technical Hand Book No.1 Elementary Computing: Introduction to Computing for Cadastral Surveys.

By: Sleigh, R.W.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Southern Rhodesia Department of the Surveyor General: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006177

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in cloth covered boards, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp 51, b&w illustrations, diagrams and graphs. View more info

Image for The Lions of Dagbon: Political Change in Northern Ghana (African Studies)

The Lions of Dagbon: Political Change in Northern Ghana (African Studies)

By: Staniland, Martin

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004101

ISBN: 0521206820

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with slightly shelfworn and price clipped dustwrapper, some notes written neatly in ink on inside of rear panel but in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp xiii, 241, b&w maps and tables, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. View more info