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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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A Hunter's Wanderings in Africa: A Narrative Of Nine Years Spent Amongst The Game Of The Far Interior Of South Africa.

By: Selous, Frederick Courteney.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Macmillan & Co.: 1911

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 006055

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, with original cloth boards and gilt motif and titles, previous owners dedication on ffep, small newspaper clipping titled "Selous going to the Front" dated 1914 tipped onto fep, some light rubbing to corners but otherwise in Very Good condition.Fifth edition, pp xix, 504, 7 numbered plates and several illustrative plates, one folding map of route, with b&w illustrations in text, index. Accounts of hunts by the famous big game hunter Frederick Selous. SCARCE. View more info

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Man, Dog, Stroke

By: Sinclair, Eric

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Deeside Press: 2011

Seller ID: 003176

ISBN: 0957099509

Condition: New


This is the story of one man's experience of the devastating effects of a major stroke and his attempts to recover from it. It is also the story of a dog's experience of life with unpredictable, irrational human beings and his attempts to deal with all of that. Eric Sinclair is a writer and education consultant who has worked in schools and colleges in West Africa, Turkey, Germany and the UK. S31. 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

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

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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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Native Races and their Rulers: Sketches and Stidies of Official Life and Administrative Problems in Nigeria.

By: Temple, C.C.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Argus Printing & Publishing: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004359

Condition: Very Good


Library binding of the Colonial Services Club Cambridge, some light shelfwear with sticker on spine, three small Colonial Services Club Cambridge stamps on prelims but no other library markings within, original illustrated card covers bound in, Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 252, b&w illustrations throughout. View more info

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The Unification of South Africa 1902-1910.

By: Thompson, L.M.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004035

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with some Very Light shelfwear, slightly edgeworn dustwrapper, some small marks but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xv, 549, 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. 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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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

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South Africa: A Series of Pencil Sketches

By: Timlin, William M

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Adam & Charles Black: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006473

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original brown buckram boards with black titles, some light foxing throughout and previous owners inscription but otherwise in Very Good condition, internally repaired dustwrapper, some shelfwear and rubbing to spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 16, plates + frontis. View more info

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Kwame Nkrumah.

By: Timothy, Bankole.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: George Allen and Unwin Ltd.: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004132

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with edgeworn dustwrapper with small chip missing from front cover but otherwise in Very Good condition now enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, xiii, 198, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

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A History of Islam in West Africa.

By: Trimingham, J. Spencer.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Glasgow University Publications.: 1963

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 004361

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition, slightly edge rubbed dust wrapper with a few short closed tears repaired internally and in otherwise Very Good condition. Second edition, pp 262, 7 maps and various tables. 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

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Survivors of Africa's Oceans.

By: Uys, Ian.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Fortress, 1993. 0958317356: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1460

ISBN: 0958317356

Condition: Near Fine


Softback with illustrated card covers, in Very Good+ condition. First edition, pp 184, b&w illustrations, appendix, bibliography, index. First-hand accounts from the survivors of Africa's great sea disasters: among them the Sao Joao, Grosvenor, Birkenhead, Mendi, Laconia, Nova Scotia, Llandaff Castle and the Oceanos. SCARCE IN UK. S23. View more info

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The Journals of Hendrik Jacob Wikar, Coetse and Van Reenen.

By: van der Horst, A. W. (Translator)

Price: £65.00

Publisher: The Van Riebeeck Society: 1935

Seller ID: 005155

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in cloth covers, in Very Good condition. First edition, with pp327, with index. With map of the Orange River and Wikar's Map. The Journals of Jacobus Coetse Jansz(1760) and Willem van Reenen (1791) with an English translation by Dr. E E Mossop. View more info

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Essays in Imperial Government.

By: Various Authors

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Basil Blackwell: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004180

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with shelfworn dustwrapper, now enclosed in a clear archival wrap and in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp viii, 293, bibliography. View more info

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A Further Guide to Fly Dressing.

By: Veniard, John.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Adam & Charles Black: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003203

Condition: Very Good


This book comes boxed in a slipcase. In original red cloth. Previous owner's name on front end paper. With colour plates and b&w illustrations, index. Fly-tying problems and their answers, fluorescent materials, making tube flies. Extensive lists of fly patterns - from England, Wales, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa, Canada, the U.S.A. and Scandinavia. S7 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 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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Africa: The Politics of Unity.

By: Wallerstein. Immanuel.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Random House: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004071

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with slightly shelfworn dustwrapper now enclosed in a clear archival wrap and otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 274, appendices, index. View more info