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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

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British Diplomats And Diplomacy, 1660-1800

By: Black, Jeremy.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: University of Exeter Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005787

ISBN: 0859896137

Condition: As New


Hardcover in As New condition with As New dustwrapper. First edition, pp xii, 244, appendix, notes, select bibliography, index. This book discusses British diplomats and diplomacy during the formative period in which Britain emerged as the leading world power (1688-1800). Jeremy Black uses the issue of diplomatic representation in order to discuss questions about the professionalism of British government, the nature of patronage and the degree to which Britain should be seen in this period as moving towards a more modern and bureaucratic system. Supported by copious quotations from their let... View more info

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A Radical Hegelian: Political and Social Philosophy of Henry Jones.

By: Boucher, David; Vincent, Andrew.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: University of Wales Press: 1993

Seller ID: 004906

ISBN: 0708312071

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in very good condition, with dust jacket, some shelf wear, but otherwise in very good condition. With bibliography and index of names. A scholarly study in Edwardian philosophy. View more info

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Material Engagements: Studies in honour of Colin Renfrew (McDonald Institute Monographs)

By: Brodie, Neil; Hills, Catherine.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research: 2004

Seller ID: 007430

ISBN: 1902937260

Condition: Near Fine


Large Hardback, 22 x 30cm, with illustrated covers, in Near Fine condition. No dustwrapper, as issued. First edition, with pp280, with colour and b&w illustrations and diagrams. With frontispiece photo of Colin Renfrew. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. The subject matter of archaeology is the engagement of human beings, now and in the past, with both the natural world and the material world they have created. All aspects of human activity are potentially relevant to archaeological research, and, c... View more info

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Politics in Sierra Leone, 1947-1967

By: Cartwright, John

Price: £25.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004062

ISBN: 0802016871

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with slightly shelfworn dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp viii, 296, notes, index. View more info

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Coleridge: Critic of Society.

By: Colmer, John.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press: 1959

Seller ID: 005102

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition. With dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. First edition. Scarce. With pp229, appendices, select bibliography and index. Chapters include: Early politics, private journalism: The Watchman, public journalism: The Morning Post, Politics in the post-Napoleonic Period. View more info

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Reason in Revolt.

By: Copeman, Fred.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Blandford Press: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005643

Condition: Good+


Hardcover in original cloth covered boards, top edge of rear board and middle of front board marked and rear endpaper rippled from damping, but otherwise internally Very Good, dustjacket marked internally from aforementioned damping but externally unmarked and in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 235, b&w illustrations. A Very Good reading copy. View more info

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Chronicles Of Kenya.

By: Davis, A & Robertson, H.J.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cecil Palmer, 1928.: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 954

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in Very Good condition, front end paper clipped and some foxing. First edition, pp 311. Parodies of life and politics in Kenya. 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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Constitutional Developments in Nigeria.

By: Ezera, Kalu.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004295

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, shelfworn dustwrapper, internally repaired and enclose in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp xv, 274, maps in text and fold out to rear, 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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Barbary Legend: War, Trade and Piracy in North Africa. 1415 - 1830.

By: Fisher, Sir Godfrey.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press: 1957

Seller ID: 005473

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in publisher's original black cloth with gilt title to spine with just slight shelf wear otherwise in Fine condition. First edition 1957, ppxii, 349, frontis illustration, appendices, bibliography, index, fold out map of Barbary at the end. SCARCE COPY. An examination in detail of Britain's interests, particularly maritime, in the North African countries and in Mediterranean politics. View more info

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African Politics and British Policy in the Gold Coast: A Study in the Forms and Force of Protest

By: Francis Agbodeka

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Longman: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004076

ISBN: 0810103680

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition, dustwrapper with some very light edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp x, 206, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. View more info

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Mackinnon and East Africa 1878-1895: A Study in the 'New Imperialism'

By: Galbraith, John S.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004120

ISBN: 0521083443

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Near Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp viii, 253, b&w frontis, maps, bibliography, index. Includes a typewritten review by Professor John Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, General Editor of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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Colonialism in Africa 1870-1960 (3 Volumes)

By: Gann, L.H., Duignan, Peter & Turner, Victor.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004130

Condition: Very Good


3 Volumes. Hardcovers, all in Very Good condition (volume 2 has inscription from previous owner on title page) with slightly shelfworn dustwrappers but otherwise in Very Good condition. First editions, pp xi, 532, x, 563, viii, 455, b&w illustrations and maps, indices. Vol. 1: The History and Politics of Colonialism 1870-1914. Vol. 2: The History and Politics of Colonialism 1914-1960. Vol. 3: Profiles of Change: African Society and Colonial Rule. 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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Lights & Shades of Hill Life in the Afghan and Hindu Highlands of the Punjab, A Contrast.

By: Gore, F St J.

Price: £195.00

Publisher: John Murray: 1895

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004460

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in two tone cloth covered boards with beveled edges, gilt titles on front cover and spine in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xix, 269, frontis plus 71 full page b&w illustrations, some with tissue guards, b&w illustrations in text, two colour folding maps, appendices. View more info

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Sidney Webb and East Africa: Labour's Experiment with the Doctrine of Native Paramountcy.

By: Gregory, Robert G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: University of California Press: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004187

Condition: Very Good


Card covers with slightly discoloured edges and spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp ix, 183, notes, index. View more info

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Religion and Politics in East Africa: The Period Since Independence (Eastern African Studies)

By: Hansen, Holger Bernt; Twaddle, Michael

Price: £25.00

Publisher: James Currey: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Editor

Seller ID: 004147

ISBN: 0852553846

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers in Near Fine condition. First edition, Signed and Inscribed by Editor, pp ix, 278, map of East Africa, index. View more info

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Ancestor-Worship and Japanese Law.

By: Hozumi, Nobushige.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Books For Libraries Press, 1973.: 1973

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 1471

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback, with gilt title to spine, in Very Good+ condition. Second revised edition, pp xxx, 198, index. A look at ancestor worship, religion and politics in Japan. S23. View more info

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Failure of South African Expansion, 1908-48

By: Hyam, Ronald

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004037

ISBN: 0333138899

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with some light wear to top and bottom of spine and corners but otherwise in Very Good condition, lightly edgeworn dustwrapper now enclosed in a clear archive wrap. First edition, pp 240, b&w illustrations, references, index. View more info

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The Book of Arran: Archaeology

By: J. A. Balfour

Price: £175.00

Publisher: The Arran Society of Glasgow/Kilbrannan Publishing: 1982

Seller ID: 004919

ISBN: 0907939023

Condition: Fine


Two volumes complete. VERY SCARCE. Originally published by the Arran Society of Glasgow, 1910; this edition by Kilbrannan Publishing Ltd, Brodick, Isle of Arran, 1982. Volume 1: Archaeology, ppxiv, 295, plus 54 pages of plates and numerous b&w illustrations in text. Publisher's book plate tipped in at front stating that this is No.324 of a limited edition of 1000. Fold-out map to illustrate the antiquities on the Island of Arran loosely inserted at rear. (not called for) Chapters: Introduction: The building-up of the island by Sir Archibald Geikie. Prehistoric period: The sepulchral remains.... View more info