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Image for The Birth of a Dilemma: The Conquest and Settlement of Rhodesia.

The Birth of a Dilemma: The Conquest and Settlement of Rhodesia.

By: Mason, Philip.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004067

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, slightly shelfworn dustwrapper with two small closed tears internally repaired but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 366, b&w illustrations, fold out map to rear, notes, index. Includes a typewritten review of the book by Professor Hargreaves of Aberdeen University. The Conquest and Settlement of Rhodesia 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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Peoples of Sierra Leone Protectorate.

By: McCulloch, M.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: International African Institute: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004188

Condition: Very Good


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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International Boundaries of East Africa.

By: McEwen, A.C.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004022

ISBN: 0198216645

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, previous owners name in ink on ffep, dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp 321, 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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The Imperial Frontier in the Tropics 1865-75.

By: McIntyre, W.David.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: MacMillan & Co. Ltd.: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004145

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, slightly edgeworn dustwrapper, internally repaired and enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp x, 421, maps in text, bibliography, index. Includes a typewritten reviews by Professor John Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, General Editor of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. 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

Image for Colonial Rule and the Kamba: Social Change in the Kenya Highlands, 1889-1939 (Oxford Studies in African Affairs)

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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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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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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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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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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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

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

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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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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

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Essays on African History: From the Slave Trade to Neocolonialism.

By: Suret-Canale, Jean

Price: £25.00

Publisher: C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004148

ISBN: 0905838432

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition, dustwrapper with sunned top edge and spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xiv, 242, bibliography, index. View more info

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French West Africa.

By: Thompson, Virginia & Adloff, Richard.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: George Allen and Unwin Ltd.: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004027

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with edgeworn and marked dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 625, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. A rare English survey of the French West African territories. 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

Africa and the West: Report of the 1955 Erkowit Study Camp.

By: University College of Khartoum.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: University College of Khartoum.: 1955

Seller ID: 005113

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in card covers. Very Scarce. Some shelf wear, otherwise in Very Good condition. Report of the 1955 Erkowit Study Camp. Including chapters on: the impact of the West on African Agriculture and workers' movements in Africa. Racial contact in Africa, Political and Administrative institutions and more. View more info

Image for The Black Loyalists: The Search for a Promised Land in Nova Scotia and Sierra Leone, 1783-1870 (Dalhousie African Studies Series)

The Black Loyalists: The Search for a Promised Land in Nova Scotia and Sierra Leone, 1783-1870 (Dalhousie African Studies Series)

By: Walker, James W. St. G.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Holmes & Meier Pub: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004049

ISBN: 0841902658

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with edgeworn dustwrapper, one small closed tear to front cover internally repaired but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 438, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. Contains a review of the book by John Hargreaves of Aberdeen University. View more info

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The Gold Coast Legislative Council.

By: Wight, Martin.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004159

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with some very light shelfwear and previous owners name in ink on ffep but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 285, appendices, 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