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Preparation of a General History of Africa.

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Unesco: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004293

Condition: Very Good


Pamphlet with illustrated paper covers, Very Good condition. First edition, pp 39. Contents for the Unesco General History of Africa. View more info

Image for The Anti-Slavery Papers of James Russell Lowell.

The Anti-Slavery Papers of James Russell Lowell.

By: N/A

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin and Company: 1902

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 004561

Condition: Near Fine


Two volumes. Hardcovers in original green/grey paper over boards, one small bump to top of front board and rough cut (mostly uncut) pages but otherwise both in Near Fine condition with original brown paper covered slipcase with paper label on spine. Limited first edition of 525 [16], ix, 223, 203. View more info

Image for Rhodesia Railways Magazine Volume 13: 1964-65.

Rhodesia Railways Magazine Volume 13: 1964-65.

By: N/A

Price: £150.00

Publisher: ., Rhodesia Railways Magazine: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004319

Condition: Very Good


Large hardcover with gilt titles to spine. Volume 13 complete, 12 issues, May-April bound. VERY SCARCE. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND OVERSEAS WE MAY ASK FOR ADDITIONAL POSTAGE. View more info

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Rhodesia Railways Magazine Volume 15: 1966-67

By: N/A

Price: £150.00

Publisher: ., Rhodesia Railways Magazine: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004320

Condition: Very Good


Large hardcover with gilt titles to spine. Volume 15 complete, 12 issues bound (March & April are both numbered "No. 11"). VERY SCARCE. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND OVERSEAS WE MAY ASK FOR ADDITIONAL POSTAGE. View more info

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The Colonial Problem: A report by a Study Group of Members of the Royal Institute of International Affairs.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004161

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with some light wear to top of rear cover but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xii, 448, appendix, index, fold out map and colour map to rear. View more info

Image for G.W. Bacon Wall Atlas of Africa - Contours

G.W. Bacon Wall Atlas of Africa - Contours

By: N/A

Price: £150.00

Publisher: G.W. Bacon & Co. Ltd.: 0

Seller ID: 003724

Condition: Very Good


Large canvas backed wall map with 9 segments, some wear and fraying to hinges between segments, some small marks, pin holes around top corners and titles written on neatly in ink on front and rear covers. No date but circa early 20th century based on countries and cities mapped. SCARCE View more info

Image for G.W. Bacon Wall Atlas of Africa - Climate and Crops

G.W. Bacon Wall Atlas of Africa - Climate and Crops

By: N/A

Price: £150.00

Publisher: G.W. Bacon & Co. Ltd.: 0

Seller ID: 003729

Condition: Very Good


Large canvas backed wall map with 9 segments, some wear and fraying to hinges between segments, some small marks, pin holes around top corners and titles written on neatly in ink on front and rear covers. No date but circa early 20th century based on countries and cities mapped. SCARCE View more info

Image for Green Light for Progress: A Review of the Development of Rhodesia Railways, Supplement to the Rhodesian Recorder, March 1960.

Green Light for Progress: A Review of the Development of Rhodesia Railways, Supplement to the Rhodesian Recorder, March 1960.

By: N/A

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Rhodesian Recorder: 1960

Seller ID: 004472

Condition: Very Good


28x22cm, illustrated card covers, slight edge rubbing, creasing and shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. March 1960, pp 128, b&w illustrations and adverts throughout. Illustrates the vital function of the Rhodesia Railways as the principal form of transport serving Northern and Southern Rhodesia and the Bechuanaland Protectorate." Many articles outlining the historical and contemporary development of the railways and numerous adverts concerning the countries industrial and agricultural companies. Very Scarce View more info

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Brenthurst Archives, 4 Volumes.

By: N/A

Price: £50.00

Publisher: The Brenthurst Press, 1994.: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 3164

Condition: Very Good


(4 Volumes) Hardcovers with illustration and gilt titles with blind stamp of previous owner on ffep, volumes 1, 2, 3 have scrapes to the edge of front cover (see pictures) but otherwise in Very Good condition. Limited editions, pp 56, 56, 56, 56, colour illustrations throughout. S13. A collection of history and Africana from the archives of the Brenthurst Library in Johannesburg. 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

Image for Philips' Large School-Room Map of Africa - Physical

Philips' Large School-Room Map of Africa - Physical

By: N/A

Price: £150.00

Publisher: George Philip & Son, Ltd.: 1962

Seller ID: 003731

Condition: Very Good


Very Large Canvas backed map with 16 segments, slightly tarnished copper eyelets and some light wear to outside covers but otherwise in Very Good condition. View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News: The Complete Second World War, September 1939 - December 1945 - 13 Volumes Complete.

The Illustrated London News: The Complete Second World War, September 1939 - December 1945 - 13 Volumes Complete.

By: N/A

Price: £7,500.00

Publisher: The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005629

Condition: Near Fine


13 Volumes. Large hardcovers (36x26cm) in blue cloth, bound for the Library of The Gordon Highlanders, gilt titles on spines, Gordon Highlanders cap badge in gilt on front covers, some light shelfwear but overall in Near Fine condition. This large, complete and unique set of 13 volumes of the weekly London Illustrated News covers every aspect of the Second World War in great detail. Volume 1: 2 September - 30 December 1939, pp 614, Covers the first four months, including countless articles and illustrations mainly concerning the beginning of the Second World War which officially began the d... View more info

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Life in the White Man's Grave: A Pictorial Record of the British in West Africa.

By: Allison, Philip.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Viking, 1988. 0670810207: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1845

ISBN: 0670810207

Condition: Fine


Hardback in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp xiii, 192, numerous b&w illustrations, references, index. A Pictorial Record of the British in West Africa. S5. View more info

Image for The Quills of the Porcupine: Asante Nationalism in an Emergent Ghana

The Quills of the Porcupine: Asante Nationalism in an Emergent Ghana

By: Allman, Jean Marie

Price: £25.00

Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press: 1993

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 004073

ISBN: 0299137643

Condition: Very Good


Card covers in Near Fine condition. Fifth edition, pp xiii, 263, notes bibliography, index. View more info

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 Ghana and Nigeria, 1957-70: A Study of Inter-African Discord.

Ghana and Nigeria, 1957-70: A Study of Inter-African Discord.

By: Aluko, Olajide

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Rex Collings: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004069

ISBN: 0901720925

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with slightly shelfworn dustwrapper otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 288, bibliography, index. View more info

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The Politics Of Official Discourse In Twentieth Century South Africa

By: Ashforth, Adam

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004123

ISBN: 0198277024

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Near Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp xiv, 296, notes, bibliography, index. View more info

Image for Sport in Africa: Essays in Social History

Sport in Africa: Essays in Social History

By: Baker, William J. & Mangan, James A.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Holmes & Meier Publishers Inc: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004724

ISBN: 0841909067

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in black glossy cloth binding with some very light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear and scuffing to corners and head and foot of spine but otherwise in Very goo condition and now enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp xiii, 309, b&w illustrations, index. A collection of 13 essays on sports in africa. View more info

Image for Continuity and Change in African Cultures,

Continuity and Change in African Cultures,

By: Bascom, William R. & Herskovits, Melville J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The University of Chicago Press.: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004138

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with slightly shelfworn dustwrapper internally repaired and enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp vii, 309, index. View more info

Image for The Memoirs of Babikr Bedri.

The Memoirs of Babikr Bedri.

By: Bedri, Babikr.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: ., Oxford University Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004273

ISBN: 0192111949

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with slightly shelfworn and lightly faded dustwrapper now enclosed in a clear archival wrapper and in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp xxi, 250, frontispiece portrait, 3 maps, one fold out, index. View more info

Image for African Historical Studies, Volume IV, Number 3.

African Historical Studies, Volume IV, Number 3.

By: Bennett, Norman.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: African Studies Centre of Boston University: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004134

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 21 (669-690), map. Ethnic movements and acculturation in upper Guinea since the fifteenth century. View more info