Keyword: Central Africa

Sort

Showing 1-11 of 11

Image for Ivory and Slaves in East Central Africa.

Ivory and Slaves in East Central Africa.

By: Alpers, Edward A.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Publishers: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004162

ISBN: 0435320068

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers, small crease to bottom corner of front cover but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp xviii, 296, maps, sources, 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

Image for Labour, Race, and Colonial Rule: The Copperbelt from 1924 to Independence (Oxford Studies in African Affairs)

Labour, Race, and Colonial Rule: The Copperbelt from 1924 to Independence (Oxford Studies in African Affairs)

By: Berger, Elena L.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004018

ISBN: 0198216904

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with slightly edgeworn dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp ix, 257, 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

Image for Precolonial African Trade: Essays on Trade in Central and Eastern Africa Before 1900

Precolonial African Trade: Essays on Trade in Central and Eastern Africa Before 1900

By: David Birmingham, Richard Gray

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004146

ISBN: 019215639X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with edgeworn and rubbed dustwrapper, internally repaired and enclosed in a clear archival wrapper and in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp 318, b&w maps, index. Essays on Trade in Central and Eastern Africa Before 1900. View more info

Image for In the Eye of the Storm: Angola's People

In the Eye of the Storm: Angola's People

By: Davidson, Basil

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Prentice Hall Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004181

ISBN: 0582112206

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, slightly shelfworn dustwrapper, internally repaired and enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp 355, b&w illustrations, maps, index, View more info

Image for After Big Game in Central Africa: Records of a Sportsman from August 1894 to November 1897, when Crossing the Dark Continent from the Mouth of the Zambesi to the French Congo.

After Big Game in Central Africa: Records of a Sportsman from August 1894 to November 1897, when Crossing the Dark Continent from the Mouth of the Zambesi to the French Congo.

By: Foa, Edouard.

Price: £400.00

Publisher: Adam and Charles Black: 1899

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: 005316

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in original blue cloth covered boards with gilt elephant on front cover and gilt titles to spine, firm and tight binding with original endpapers, previous owners name written neatly in ink on half title page dated 1899, some light shelfwear to head and foot of spine and top and bottom corners commensurate with age and in otherwise Near Fine condition. First English edition, pp xxvii, 330, 9adv, introduced and translated by Frederic Lees, 29 b&w plates, numerous photographs and illustrations in text, map of route across Africa. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FI... View more info

Image for The Congo River from its Mouth to Bolobo; with a General Description of the Natural History and Anthropology of its Western Basin.

The Congo River from its Mouth to Bolobo; with a General Description of the Natural History and Anthropology of its Western Basin.

By: Johnston, H.H.

Price: £500.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rvington: 1884

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004426

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in publishers original decorative cloth covered boards, boards slightly marked and edge rubbed, small patch of lighter staining to top rear corner but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xvii, 470, 3 etchings (including frontis) and 65 other illustrations and two colour folding maps with a few small closed tears, all as called for. The authors description of the book is as follows: "I have merely tried to produce with a pen and brush an ordinary guide-book to the Congo, which may well convey to intending travellers or stay-at-home folks a fairly just impression ... View more info

Image for Railways and the Copper Mines of Katanga.

Railways and the Copper Mines of Katanga.

By: Katzenellenbogen, Simon E.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004115

ISBN: 0198216769

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition, dustwrapper in Very Good+ condition. First edition, pp xii, 165, b&w frontis, fold out map to rear, 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

Image for The Far Interior: A Narrative Of Travel And Adventure From The Cape Of Good Hope Across The Zambesi To The Lake Regions Of Central Africa.

The Far Interior: A Narrative Of Travel And Adventure From The Cape Of Good Hope Across The Zambesi To The Lake Regions Of Central Africa.

By: Kerr, Walter Montagu.

Price: £950.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, 1886.: 1886

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2018

Condition: Near Fine


Two Volumes. Hardback rebound in fine quarter leather with marbled boards, edges and end papers, five raised bands with intricate gilt patterning, some very light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp xvi, 316, viii, 318, b&w frontispiece of author and numerous engravings by J.D. Cooper, fold out map to rear of Vol.2, index. 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. View more info

Image for Across Widest Africa: An Account of the Country and People of Eastern, Central and Wester Africa as seen During a Twelve Months Journey from Djibuti to Cape Verde. (2 Volumes Complete)

Across Widest Africa: An Account of the Country and People of Eastern, Central and Wester Africa as seen During a Twelve Months Journey from Djibuti to Cape Verde. (2 Volumes Complete)

By: Landor, A. Henry Savage.

Price: £225.00

Publisher: ., Hurst & Blackett: 1907

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004311

Condition: Very Good


2 Volumes Complete. Hardcovers in original cloth covered binding with gilt titles and rough cut pages with some sporadic foxing thoughout, some shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xv, 396, xii, 511, 67 b&w illustration and one fold out map to Vol.1, 99 b&w illustrations to Vol.2, 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 A New Deal in Central Africa.

A New Deal in Central Africa.

By: Leys, Colin & Pratt, Cranford.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003966

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, slightly edge rubbed dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xiv, 226, b&w illustrations, appendix, index. A look at the details surrounding the federation between Northern and Souther Rhodesia. 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