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Image for Al-Kullyia: University College of Khartoum Magazine No. 5 Vol. III, July 1954

Al-Kullyia: University College of Khartoum Magazine No. 5 Vol. III, July 1954

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Dar El-Hana: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004271

Condition: Very Good


Paper covers in Very Good condition. First edition, Dual language English/Arabic, pp 31-. Very Scarce. View more info

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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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Springs in the Sea.

By: Adair, Elizabeth.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Herald Press: 1994

Seller ID: 004931

Condition: Very Good


Softcover with some rubbing and slight shelf wear, otherwise Very Good. Signed by the Author, with dedication. First edition. pp119, b & w illustrations. View more info

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Imperialism and Nationalism in the Sudan: A Study in Constitutional and Political Development 1899-1956

By: Al-Rahim, Muddathir'Abd.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004182

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with Very Good dustwrapper. First edition, pp xv, 275, map of Sudan to rear (not part of book), appendix, index. View more info

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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

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Educational Development in the Sudan 1898-1956.

By: Beshir, Mohamed Omer.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004023

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with very slightly edgeworn dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 276, appendices, index. View more info

Image for Britain, The Sahara and The Western Sudan 1788-1861.

Britain, The Sahara and The Western Sudan 1788-1861.

By: Boahen, A. Adu.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004033

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with Dustwrapper with some light edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp ix, 268, 5 maps, bibliography, index. View more info

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Handbook of the Birds of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. Volume I: Ostrich to Ducks.

By: Cramp, Stanley.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1977.: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1254

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in dark blue covers in very good condition. With dustwrapper, also in very good condition, encased in clear wrap. First edition, with pp722, colour and b&w illustrations. With end maps, references and index. A reference manual describing over 740 species, with detail on field characteristics, habitat, distribution, mortality and longevity, population (with distribution maps), social pattern & behaviour, breeding, food, voice, plumages, moults, measurements, weights, structure & geographical variation. S20. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS ... View more info

Image for Handbook of the Birds of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa: The Birds of the Western Palearctic, Volume II: Hawks to Bustards.

Handbook of the Birds of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa: The Birds of the Western Palearctic, Volume II: Hawks to Bustards.

By: Cramp, Stanley.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1980.: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1255

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in dark blue covers in very good condition. With dustwrapper, also in very good condition, encased in clear wrap. First edition, Volume II: The birds of the Western Palearctic. With pp 695, colour and b&w illustrations. With end maps, references and index. A reference manual describing over 740 species, with detail on field characteristics, habitat, distribution, mortality and longevity, population (with distribution maps), social pattern & behaviour, breeding, food, voice, plumages, moults, measurements, weights, structure & geographical variation. S20 POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A B... View more info

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Politics & Government in African States 1960-1985.

By: Duignan, Peter & Jackson Robert H.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Croom Helm: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004093

ISBN: 070991475x

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very good condition, dustwrapper with some very slight shelfwear, fading to spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 442, bibliography, index. View more info

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The War Diaries of Neville Duke, 1941-1944.

By: Franks, Norman.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Grub Street, 1995. 1898697167: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 942

ISBN: 1898697167

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, complete with dustwrapper in very good condition. First Edition. SCARCE SIGNED COPY, pp218, with appendices, maps and index.An intriguing record of a young fighter pilot before he achieved fame as a test pilot. Wherever he was - Biggin Hill, North Africa or Italy - Neville Duke, against standing orders, kept an almost daily diary. Norman Franks was granted complete access to them, and provides here an edited version set within the context of what was happening elsewhere in WWII. S14. View more info

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Sudan Arabic: An English-Arabic Vocabulary.

By: Hillelson, S.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Sudan Government: 1950

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 004247

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with some light wear to edges and spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. Later edition, pp 341. View more info

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Sudan Geography.

By: Hodgkin, Robin A.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Longmans & Co.: 1951

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 004283

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with original decorative cloth covered boards, in Very Good condition. First thus, pp x, 190, maps on endpapers, b&w illustrations and diagrams throughout, appendices. View more info

Image for The Nile from the Source to Egypt & The Nile in Egypt. (2 Volumes Complete)

The Nile from the Source to Egypt & The Nile in Egypt. (2 Volumes Complete)

By: Ludwig, Emil.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1936

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: 005630

Condition: Very Good


2 Volumes. Hardcovers in original cloth covered boards, some slight fading to boards and spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First English editions 1936 & 1937, pp 352, 344, b&w plates and folding maps to the rear of both volumes, index. View more info

Image for Beyond Courage: Air Sea Rescue by Walrus Squadrons in the Adriatic, Mediterranean and Tyrrhenian Seas 1942-1945.

Beyond Courage: Air Sea Rescue by Walrus Squadrons in the Adriatic, Mediterranean and Tyrrhenian Seas 1942-1945.

By: Norman Franks.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Grub Street Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 005121

ISBN: 190401030X

Condition: As New


Hardback, As New, with dust wrapper, As New. With b&w illustrations and index. This book covers the adventures of 283, 284, 293 and 294 Walrus Squadrons, operating from North Africa, Sicily, Italy and Sardinia. The pilots, like their counterparts in England, knew of the dangers of landing on the sea. It was a daunting task attempting to rescue downed airmen as they had often to operate in bad weather, and near hostile coasts. Airmen who were bobbing about in dinghies, or even just in their Mae West life jackets, were difficult to locate. Rescues from the cold sea needed to be speedy affairs... View more info

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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 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

St Valery and its Aftermath: The Gordon Highlanders Captured in France in 1940.

By: Stewart Mitchell.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword Military: 2017

Seller ID: 005119

ISBN: 1473886589

Condition: New


Hardback new, with dust wrapper, New. First edition. With b&w illustrations and maps. With appendix: Gordon Highlanders Captured or killed in France in 1940. ppxvii, 238. During the German May 1940 offensive, the 51st (Highland) Division, including the 1st and 5th Battalions Gordon Highlanders, became separated from the British Expeditionary Force. After a heroic stand at St Valery-en-Caux the Division surrendered when fog thwarted efforts to evacuate them. Within days, scores of Gordons had escaped and were on the run through Nazi-occupied France. Many reached Britain after feats of great ... View more info