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Catalogue: AFRICA


300526 ABRUQUAH J W THE CATECHIST First edition. Foreword by Elspeth Huxley. . 80 p, b/w drawings, word list (explanation of words as they are used in this story) 1965 Allen & Unwin HARDCOVER: (Orig. red cloth with gilt. titles Pictorial dustjackter. Very vague rest of exlibris on first endpaper. VERY GOOD / AS NEW) RARE FIRST EDITION. European missionaries in Africa --the Catechist-- a Minister's helper who cannot baptize or marry, but who may bury villagers. Famous Ghanaian Headmaster writes the moving & authentic story of his father, Kobina Afram, in his own words, full of the colours, smells, customs, beliefs of Ghana. [KEY WORDS: Africa ghana literature biography anthropology] EUR 36,50
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12100 ABU LUGHOD, LILA Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society . &&&&& 317 p., ills.,map, index, bibl iogr 1988 University of California Press SOFTCOVER: (orig. paperb. VERY GOOD) Lila Abu-Lughod lived with a community of Bedouins in the Western Desert of Egypt for nearly two years, studying gender relations and the oral lyric poetry through which women and young men express personal feelings. The poems are haunting, the evocation of emotional life vivid. But her analysis also reveals how deeply implicated poetry and sentiment are in the play of power and the maintenance of a system of social hierarchy. What begins as a puzzle about a single poetic genre becomes a reflection on the politics of sentiment and the relationship between ideology and human experience." [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt anthropology & ethnography Bedouin tribes art Poetry ] EUR 19,50
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200273 ABY, F.J.E., (ed.), The Oxford Book of Medieval Latin Verse. 1st ed.. XIX . English introduction + 512 p. , latin text, extensive notes 1959 Oxford : Clarendon Press HARDCOVER: (Original blue gilt titled cloth. AS NEW. Dustjacket light traces os use.. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Literature fiction Medieval Latin poetry ] EUR 29,50
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18038 ACHEBE, CHINUA Things fall apart Reprint. . 200 p., glossary of Ibo words 1975 London : Heinemann SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb. VERY GOOD / AS NEW) This literary study is an exploration and a celebration of a writer who for the last half century has been at the forefront of modern African writing. Since the publication of Things Fall Apart in 1958, Chinua Achebe has been credited with being the key progenitor of an African literary tradition . The story of Chinua Achebe's novel Things Fall Apart takes place in the Nigerian village of Umuofia in the late 1880s, before missionaries and other outsiders have arrived. The Ibo clan practices common tribal traditions - worship of gods, sacrifice, communal living, war, and magic. Leadership is based on a man's personal worth and his contribution to the good of the tribe. [KEY WORDS: Africa Nigeria Literature fiction Ehnography Anthropology Ibo ] EUR 29,50
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300511 AKPOFURE, REX & MICHAEL CROWDER Nigeria: A Modern History for Schools First edition.. . 272 p., b/w photogr., maps, bibliogr , index 1966 London : Faber and Faber SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb. VERY GOOD) RARE FIRST EDITION. [KEY WORDS: Africa nigeria pre-colonial history colonial history modern history cultural history anthropology] EUR 19,50
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18021 ALBERTS, PAUL (ET.AL) South Africa Who Cares First edition. . 119 p., b/w photogr., index. 1985 Capetown : Gallery Press HARDCOVER: (Or. decorative hardcover , name on end paper. VERY GOOD / AS NEW) VERY RARE AND SOUGHT AFTER accunt of care for the (black) populatio. [KEY WORDS: Africa south africa photography racial relations Sociology Sociological Society Ehnography Anthropology] EUR 28,50
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200124 ALLIGHAN, GARRY Zuid-Afrika. Een nationaal drama met voorspel. Or. tit.: Curtain up on South-Africa, Vert.: A.C. van Bruggen.. . 271 p., z/w/ foto's 15 x 23 cm. 1962 Gorinchem : J. Noorduijn en Zoon HARDCOVER: (Orig.linnen met goudopdruk op rug. Vage roestvlekjes. Stofomslag. ZEER GOED) Very rare. [KEY WORDS: Africa Netherlands Holland Dutch History Politics Apartheid ] EUR 12,50
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200141 AMIN, MOHAMED (PHOTOS) & PETER MOLL (TEXT) Portraits of Africa. First Edition.. . 192 p.,. profusely col. illustrated. 34.5 x 24,5 cm. 1983 London: Harvill Press HARDCOVER: (Orig. grey gilt. cloth. AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa Kenia Kenya Voyages Travel biology photography ] EUR 27,50
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300525 ARMAH, AYI KWEI The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born First edition. . 215 p. 1969 London : Heinemann HARDCOVER: (Orig. purple cloth with gilt. titles Pictorial dustjackter. VERY GOOD / AS NEW) RARE FIRST EDITION. The central story in this book tells of an upright man resisting the temptations of easy bribes and easy satisfactions and winning for his honesty nothing but scorn. [KEY WORDS: Africa ghana literature politics anthropology] EUR 59,50
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3302 AU TCHAD / CORNET Au Tchad. 3 ans chez les Sénoussistes,Ouaddaîens,Kirdis. 322 p., 2 cartes rempliées,26 grav.nb hors texte (b/w photogr. plates, fold. maps) 1910 Paris : Plon-Nourrit et cie HARDCOVER: (Contempary rebound (?) 3/4 cloth, spine with gilt. black vignette, title page missing, one map small repairs, else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Sahara Chad Voyages Travel Expeditions Ethnography Anthropology ] EUR 65,00
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1391 BAEDEKER, K. Ägypten und der Sudan. Handbuch für Reisende. Seventh ed.. . CXC,480 p.,21 Karten, 84 Plaenen und Grundrissen und 55 Abb. 1913 Leipzig : Baedeker HARDCOVER: (red cl., light rubbed at extremities) [KEY WORDS: Africa North Africa Egypt Sudan Travel Guide Voyages Travel ] EUR 215,55
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9795 BAEDEKER, K. Ägypten. Handbuch Für Reisende. Zweiter Theil. Ober-Ägypten Und Nubien Bis Zum Zweiten Katarakt Handbuch für Reisende. First ed.. . XL + 400 p., mit 11 Karten und 26 Plänen und Grundrissen. 1891 Leipzig : Baedeker HARDCOVER: Orig. red cl. .Exterior and endpapers POOR. Interior except for small defiencies VERY GOOD) Very rare Baedeker: this is the first and only German edition of " Ober-Ägypten" . Previously only "Unter-Ägypten" had been published. This edition covering Upper Egypt was published a year before the English edition of the same title in 1892 The next German edition on Egypt (1897) combined both Upper and Lower Egypt in one volume. Hinrichsen D488. Orig. red cl., worn at extremities, rests of light water damage on front cover and end pages- heavier on back side-. In two places repaired with tape. Thus a very rare and interesting Baedeker for a low price! [KEY WORDS: Africa North Africa Egypt Sudan Travel Guide Voyages Travel ] EUR 324,50
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4095 BAPTISTA J. DO AMPARO Moçambique : província portuguesa de ontem e de hoje / J. do Amparo Baptista.. . 544 p., diagr. 1962 Vila Nova de Famalicão : Centro Gráfico SOFTCOVER: (Orig. wrpprs, bit shelf wear, pages unopened. AS NEW) Very rare. [KEY WORDS: Africa Moçambique Mozambique Colonial history Geography Geographical Geographic ] EUR 37,50
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17045 BEACH, D. N. Mapondera: Heroism and history in Northern Zimbabwe, 1840-1904. . &&&&& 93 p., b/w photogr, maps, index, glossary 1989 Harare : Mambo Press SOFTCOVER: (Orig. col. pictor. cover. VERY GOOD) Extremely scarce (this is probably the only one on the internet) [KEY WORDS: Africa Zimbabwe Colonial history ] EUR 42,50
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3003 BECKER, PETER Path of Blood: The Rise and Conquests of MZILIKAZI Founder of the Matabele Tribe of Southern Africa. 2nd prtg. (same year as first). . XVIII+289 p., 26 b/w plates, maps, bibliogr., index. 1962 London: Longmans HARDCOVER: (Or. gilt. cl., some foxing to endpapers, previous owner's name on first end paper, VG+ in a similar (pictorial) dustjacket) [KEY WORDS: Africa south africa History Ehnography Anthropology ] EUR 45,00
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1515 BERG, BENGT Abu Markub. Onder olifanten en reuzenvogels. 1st. ed. Bewerking R.Tolman. . 194 p., b&w photogr. & drrawings 1928 Den Haag : Leopold HARDCOVER: (Or. dec. cl. b.) [KEY WORDS: Africa Natural history travel Expeditions ] EUR 15,88
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5391 BOER , HANS A. DE Onderweg genoteerd. Het verhaal van een wereldreis langs het spoor van het onrecht dat aan onze anders gekleurde medemensen wordt aangedaan.. . 311 p., b/w photogrphs, map of the world-travel. 1957 Amsterdam : H.J. Paris HARDCOVER: (Orig. red cloth with coloured d.j., names on endpaper else VERY GOOD) Een wereldreis van vier jaren door de Verenigde Staten van Amerika - Zuidwest-Afrika - Zuid-Afrika - Rhodesië - Tangajika - Kenia - India - Birma - Malakka - Singapore - Hongkong - rood-China - Korea - Japan - Australië. [KEY WORDS: Africa Asia America China Cultural history ] EUR 16,50
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200276 BOER WAR Gedenkboek van den Oorlog in Zuid-Afrika. . &&&&& X + 576 p., met afbeeldingen, prortretten en losse uitslaande kaart Sneek : J W Boeijenga / Kaapstad, Hollandsch-Afrikaansche uitgevers v/h Dusseau HARDCOVER: (Orig. gebonden in half linnen, ruggetje iets verkleuring. Randen paar blz vage vochtrestjes, omslag iets gevlekt,, verder ZEER GOED) [KEY WORDS: Africa Great Britain United Kingdom Scotland Netherlands Holland Dutch Colonial history Boer War Booerenoorlog political propaganda] EUR 39,50
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30062 BOS, R. & K. ZEEMAN Afrika Wandplaat op karton. 3e druk. . schaal 1 : 10.000.000. hoogte: 95 ( 83 ) cm breedte: 116 ( 95 ) cm [1931) Groningen : Noordhoff : (licht geschaafd aan randen, hoekjes onder ietst gebutst, kaart licht gevlekt, verder ZEER GOED) [KEY WORDS: Africa cartography wandkaart wall map ] EUR 74,50
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300524 BRUBAKER, DR. CAROL ( pseud. van Anthonie Stolk) Aktaion in de wildernis First edition. . 192 p, pagina-grote z/w foto's, maps (1961) Den Haag : Servire SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb.. Cellofaan omslag begint los te laten,,verder ZEER GOED) ZEER ZELDZAAM EN GEZOCHT. Alleen ter inzage in de KB [KEY WORDS: Africa voyages & travel geography anthropology collector's item] EUR 62,95
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30551 BUIJTENHUIJS, R. Mau Mau Twenty Years After. The Myth and the Survivors [Communications, 4].. 170 p., b/w illustrations, bibliogr., notes, 13 x 22 cm . 1973 The Hague: Mouton & Co. SOFTCOVER: (Orig. decor. wrpprs. Name on end paper GOOD / VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Kenya Ethnography Anthropology Colonial history Politics ] EUR 19,50
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200121 CACHET, F. LION / LION CACHET, F. De Worstelstrijd Der Transvalers. Aan Het Volk Van Nederland Verhaald. Met platen en kaart. Third (in 1898 updated) edition.. . 660 p., frontisp. portrait of Paul Kruger and four b/w lithographs, but map lacking [1899] Amsterdam / Pretoria : Höveker & Wormser HARDCOVER: (Bound in hlf cloth with gilt lettering boards , cover slightly loosening and bit spotted, else VERY GOOD) Complleet met alle platen, maar zonder kaart. Dit is de zeldzame (in 1898 geactualiseerde) druk.RARE. [KEY WORDS: Africa Netherlands Holland Dutch Colonial history Boer War Booerenoorlog ] EUR 34,50
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18051 CARY, JOYCE / CLARA EGGINK Meneer Johnson. 1e druk Vertaling Clara Eggink. 220 p., (1954) Kosmos HARDCOVER: (Orig. gebonden met vergulde titels en embleem. Decoratieve stofomslag. op schublad vage rest van verwijderd exlibris. ZEER GOED) ZELDZAAM EN GEZOCHT zeker in deze fraaie uitgave. en toestand. Belevenissden ban een negerklerk in het kolonialae Nigeria. [KEY WORDS: Africa Nigeria Europa Literature biography Ehnography Anthropology Racial relations Colonial history] EUR 45,70
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3832 CATE, S.H. TEN Wereldgeschiedenis der laatste twee jaren 1869-1870. . &&&&& VII+765 p. with fold.map of Suez Canal 1872 Zwolle : Van Hoogstraten & Gorter HARDCOVER: (Orig. gilt decor.red cl., hinge broken, spine ends frayed, else VERY GOOD) Two large sections on Suez Canal (50 p.) and French-German War of 1870 (265 p.). [KEY WORDS: Africa Asia Europe History French-German War of 1870. Suez Canal ] EUR 29,50
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200117 CHURCHILL, WINSTON S. The Great War. Volume One. First editio. in book form being the FIRST ILLUSTRATED EDITION with a new forward by Churchill.. . IV+512 p., lavishly Illustrated with black-and-white plates throughout text with photographs, drawings and maps. [1933] London : George Newnes HARDCOVER: I(Orig. blue buckram on boards, with gilt and blind-stamped titles and decoration. Spine and blocks loosening, but VERY GOOD reading copy) Churchill's epic history of the First World War. [KEY WORDS: Europe Europa Africa World War I Military history Colonial history ] EUR 29,50
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300518 CLARK, J.P. [Bekederemo] THREE PLAYS: Song of a goat; The masquerade; The raft. First Edition. . 134 p. 1967 Oxford University Press (Three Crowns Books) SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb.. VERY GOOD) Clark, J. P. [Bekederemo] (1935-2020 ) is Nigerian poet, dramatist, critic. [KEY WORDS: Africa Nigeria literature play / drama anthropology] EUR 22,50
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10405 COILLARD, FRANCOIS On The Threshold of Central Africa A Record of Twenty Years' Pioneering Among the Barotsi of the Upper Zambesi." Translated from the French by Catherine Winkworth Mackintosh. First edition.. . xxxiv + [1] + 663 p. + 2 p. publishers catalogue, 43 monochrome photographic plates, col.fold.map, index , 23.5 x 17.5 cm. 1897 London: Hodder & Stoughton HARDCOVER: (Orig. brown-cloth with gilt vignette, gilt titles on cover and spine. Pages uncut, some unopend. Lightly loosening. VERY GOOD) A record of 20 years missionary work translated from the original French. Coillard describes the customs of the natives, political conditions in the countries in which he worked,a missionary's daily life, encounters with animals, the death of Mme. Coillard, slave markets, etc., all of which make interesting reading material to this day. [KEY WORDS: Africa Central Africa Banyai and Barotsi tribes voyages & travel Ethnography Anthropology mission] EUR 139,50
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300522 COLE , ROBERT WELLESLEY Kossoh Town Boy First edition. . 191 p, b/w drawings by Cobbson, Felix , frontisp photogr of writer and family, dated 1910 1960 Cambridge : C.U.P (University Press) SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb.. Spine ends bit frayed, else VERY GOOD) RARE FIRST EDITION. Kossoh Town Boy is the boyhood story of an African surgeon. The first African to be elected a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, and a key figure in the independence movement of his country, he looks back on the days of his childhood in Freetown, Sierra Leone. It is a delightful story, told simply, frankly and with humour. We see step by step how 'that boy, with his rough edges, his foibles and nuances, his grimaces and gaucheries', was gradually moulded by his parents and teachers, until he developed qualities of leadership. [KEY WORDS: Africa senegal literature medicine autobiography anthropology] EUR 79,50
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200139 COMBES, SIMON An African experience: wildlife art and adventure in Kenya First Edition.. . , 1989 London : Clive Holloway Books HARDCOVER: (Orig. grey gilt. cloth. AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa Kenia Kenya Voyages Travel biology art ] EUR 37,50
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359 CONRAD, F.W. Over de doorgraving van de landengte van Suez. Voordracht Kon.Acad.v.Wetenschappen te Amsterdam,Nov.1857 (met 6 gelith.vouw-kaarten en 1 gelith.vouw-tabel . 33 p.,col.fold.table,fold.maps 1858 Amsterdam : Post SOFTCOVER: (paperb., bit fox.) [KEY WORDS: Africa North Africa Egypt Transport History Suez Canal] EUR 86,22
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9236 CONRADIE, L.J. Spaanders Wat Vlieg. Die Romantiek Van Die Poskantoor. First Edition. SIGNED and DEDICATION by author on 19 June 1953.. . 180 p., num. b/w photographs on plates 1953 Pretoria: J.L Van Schaik HARDCOVER: (Original brown pictorial cloth, with pictorial dust jacket (protected by mylar) VERY GOOD) Very scarce. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Afriva postal services Cultural history postkantoor postwezen ] EUR 59,50
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9232 CRONK. Q. C. B. The Endemic Flora Of St Helena. With colour plates painted by Lesly Ninnes.. . 119p, full page colour plates, index, bibliogr., maps, 28 x 22 cm. Anthony Nelson Ltd HARDCOVER: (Orig. yellow gilt. cloth, pict. dust jacket. NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa f St Helena Natural history flora ] EUR 42,50
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3926 CROSS, N. & BAKKER,R. (RED.) Aan de oever van de woestijn. Vertellingen uit de Sahel.. . 286 p., glossary, list of botanical names: local, Latin, Dutch, bibliogr. 1992 Amsterdam / 's-Gravenhage: Jan Mets / Novib SOFTCOVER: (Orig. decor. wrpprs. AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa Sahel Literature fiction botany Plants agriculture ecology] EUR 9,50
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15263 CUSCOY ,LUÍS DIEGO Canarias, el Archipiélago Afortunado. Preciosas ilustraciones plumilla de Martín González y José Viñals. Sellos de tinta de extinguida entidad.. . 124p., ills. . map, 1944 Barcelona : Seix y Barral HARDCOVER: (Orig. cloth with gold title. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Islas Canarias Canary islands Geography Geographical Geographic History ] EUR 23,50
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30710 DAHO ABOE VI / LEUPEN, HERBERT Daho zonder tulband. Literaire Reuzen Pocket, LRP 307. . 265 p. Amsterdam : De Bezige Bij SOFTCOVER: (Orig paperb. ZEER GOED) Relaas van Algerijnse mgrant [KEY WORDS: Africa Algeria france netherlands Migration immigration emigration biography voyages & travel ] EUR 9,50
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300509 DAVIDSON, BASIL A History of West Africa to the nineteenth century First edition. DEICATED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR.. . 342 p. ,37 maps, index, bibliogr. 1966 Anchor Books SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb. VERY GOOD) VERY RARE FIRST EDITION. Standard work on History of West Africa. [KEY WORDS: Africa West Africa colonial history pre-colonial history cultural history anthropology] EUR 57,50
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18044 DE GRAFT, J.C. Sons and Daughters First Edition. . (VI)+ 53 p 1964 Oxford University Press SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pictorial card covers card covers VERY GOOD) Joe de Graft (2 April 1924 - 1 November 1978), was a prominent Ghanaian writer, playwright and dramatist, His grandfather was Dutch, thus the family name. [KEY WORDS: Africa Ghana Literature fiction Ehnography Anthropology Play theatre ] EUR 29,50
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200122 DEHERAIN, HENRI L'expansion des Boers au XIX° siècle. Orné de 8 cartes.. . 433 p, complete with all (fold.) maps, index 1905 Paris : Librairie Hachette SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb., cover slightly soiled, tight copy. VERY GOOD) Very rare. [KEY WORDS: Africa Netherlands Holland Dutch Colonial history Boer War Booerenoorlog ] EUR 64,50
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3927 DOORN, J.A.A. VAN Een kwestie van overleven. Notities over Zuid-Afrika.. . 134 p., map, notes, bibliogr., 12 x 20 cm. 1991 Amsterdam : Meulenhoff SOFTCOVER: (Orig. decor. wrpprs. small stain top corner pages, else AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa South-Africa Voyages Travel Colonial history ] EUR 9,50
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200137 DORST, JEAN & DANDELOT, PIERRE A Field Guide to the Larger Mammals of Africa First Edition. With nice bookplate.. . 287 p.,with 44 plates in colour illustrating, maps, index 1970 London : Collins HARDCOVER: (Orig. blue gilt. cloth. GOOD) The mammals of Africa south of the Sahara comprise the most important and spectacular fauna on earth. This is the first illustrated guide to al of them (save only bats and the smallest, generally nocturnal, species). There is a full description of every species, with measurements and details of form, colour, markings and comparison with similiar species. For each species are also given its various names, notes on its habitat, behaviour and habits - feeding, breeding, calls, social habits, migration, enemies - on variation within the species and the points distinguishing principal groups or subspecies. There is a disctribution map for ecery species in the book (except the Swamp Cat). Every species is accurately and beautifully full illustrated - six in line drawings, all others in colour plates. These have been done scpeially for the book by Pierre Dandelot and use the famous Peterson identification sysments, with bars to indicate important characters and explanatory notes opposite each plate. These descriptions, maps and coloured paintings will together make identification - in the zoo or in the wild - quick and easy. [KEY WORDS: Africa Voyages Travel biology ] EUR 12,50
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1614 DUMONT, R. False Start in Africa. Revised edition. Translated by Phyllis Nauts Ott. Introduction by Thomas Balogh. 328 pages, 2 charts, index, bibliogr. 1969 London : Andre Deutsch HARDCOVER: (Original red cloth, gilt, dust jacket, a few page with pencil notations) The now classic analysis of the problems of post-colonial Africa. [KEY WORDS: Africa Economy History POLITICS AFRICA FRENCH TERRITORIES ENGLISH COLONIALISM DEVELOPMENT ANALYSIS] EUR 20,42
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300520 DUODU, CAMERON East African Poems, Drum Beat First Collins / Fontana edition.. . 201p, 1969 ollins / Fontana SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb.. Cover is a photograph of two young men watching a young woman in orange dress walk by. VERY GOOD / AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa nigeria literature anthropology] EUR 22,50
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18075 EDWARDS, AMELIA B. A Thousand Miles Up the Nile - A Woman's Journey Among the Treasures of Ancient Egypt A reprint of the first1877 ed. Introduction by Crew.. . XXVI + 499 p., b/w drawings,appendix 1989 London: Century Pub HARDCOVER: (Or. Col. Pictorial wrpprs. VERY GOOD.) [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt voyages & travel female travellers ] EUR 24,50
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2262 EGGINK, CLARA In Afrika. . &&&&& 133 p. 1979 Den Haag : Leopold SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pict. wrpprs. Cover lightly soiled. VERY GOOD) Zeldzaam. [KEY WORDS: Africa Oost Afrika Egypte Soedan Rhodeia Kenia Oeganda Voyages Travel ] EUR 16,50
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8485 EKKEHARD LECHLER Die Zentralen Orte der Elfenbeinküste. Frankfurter Wirtschafts- und Sozialgeographische Schriften, Heft 49. . 229 p, (fold.) maps, extra maps in pocket at end of book, extensive bibliogr. 1985 Frankfurt M. : Instituts für Wirtschaft - und Sozialgeographie SOFTCOVER: (Orig. wrpprs VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Ivory Coast Geography Geographical Geographic Ehnography Anthropology ] EUR 19,50
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300521 EKWENSI, C. The Passport of Mallam Ilia First edition. . 80 p, b/w drawings, word list (explanation of words as they are used in this story) 1960 Cambridge : C.U.P (University Press) SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb..Blue/white cover with sitting man. VERY GOOD / AS NEW) RARE FIRST EDITION. According to British Library this could be an English reader for Nigerian students. [KEY WORDS: Africa nigeria literature anthropology] EUR 39,50
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300519 EKWENSI, C. The drummer boy First edition. . 87 p, b/w drawings, word list (explanation of words as they are used in this story) 1960 Cambridge : C.U.P (University Press) SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb.. Orange/white cover with sitting drumming boy. VERY GOOD / AS NEW) VERY RARE FIRST EDITION nowhere offered on the internet. No copy even in British Library. (this could be an English reader for Nigerian students). [KEY WORDS: Africa nigeria literature anthropology] EUR 119,50
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18067 ENAHORO, PETER The Complete Nigerian: A self-confessed Tale-Bearer's guide book to the doings and misdoings of the Nigerian adult male and female. First edition.. . 203 p., illustrations 1992 Malthouse Press SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb. Trace of a reading fold in the frontcover. VERY GOOD) RARE FIRST EDITION. In this companion/squeal to his classic How to be a Nigerian Peter Enahoro waxes lyrical on the conduct, deportment, comportment, bearing, deameanour, mien, carriage, actions, the misdoings, misconduct and misbehaviours of the Nigerian adult male and female. Sprinkled with anecdotes and cartoons, the book addresses the Nigerian essence. [KEY WORDS: Africa Nigeria Literature fiction ] EUR 39,50
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8581 ENTE, W.K. Natal en Nieuw-Gelderland en de vooruitzigten der kolonisatie aldaar. . &&&&& (8),40 p. 1861 Arnhem : H.A. Tjeenk Willink SOFTCOVER: ((Original printed wrappers. Pages uncut and partly unopened. Last page loosening and browned, else VERY GOOD) Nieuw-Gelderland was the area between the Umvoti and Nonoti Rivers belonging to the 'Nederlandsche Emigratie-Maatschappij' in South Africa. Ente indicates possibilities to establish oneself as a farmer in this district, and gives some examples of the costs and gains to be expected.Tiele 350; Cat. NHSM I, p.212; Mendelssohn I, p.522; SAB II, p.197. [KEY WORDS: Africa south africa Sociology Sociological Society Emigration Immigration Settlement colonization ] EUR 49,50
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200143 ERIC ROSENTHAL (COMPILED) Encyclopaedia of Southern Africa Fourth enlarged Edition. . viii + 638 pages text., s with col and black & white plates,num.maps and illustr. in text 1967 London: Frederick Warne & Co Ltd HARDCOVER: (Original black leatherette boards with gilt. title. Dust-jacket, Light traces of use. VERY GOOD) A standard work, now a bitdifficult to find.. Clear info with many ills and maps: not only of South Africa but also Southern Africa. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Reference Sociology Sociological Society Colonial history history] EUR 47,50
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8711 ERMAN,A. Die Religion der Ägypter. Ihr Werden und Vergehen in vier Jahrtausenden. . Mit 10 Tafeln und 186 Abbildungen im Text.. . xvi + 465 xvi + 465, many (col.) illustrations, bibliogr., index 1934 Berlin : De Gruyter HARDCOVER: (Orig. cloth. Dust jacket. VERY GOOD) Monumental standard work on religion of ancient Egypt. [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt Religion cultural history, philosophy & religion ] EUR 26,50
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8146 EX ORIENTE LUX Jaarbericht van het vooraziatisch-egyptisch genootschap Ex Oriente Lux. nr. 10., 1945-1948. [articles in dutch, french, english and german]. . 225 -574 p., num. plates and text ills., maps, 21 x 27 cm. 1945-8 Leiden : (Orig. stiff wrpprs. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Asia Egypt Near East Archaeology Ehnography Anthropology Religion ] EUR 24,50
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8147 EX ORIENTE LUX JUBILEUMNUMMER Jaarbericht van het vooraziatisch-egyptisch genootschap Ex Oriente Lux. nr. 15., 1957-1958. . 248 p., num. plates and text ills., maps, 21 x 27 cm. 1957-8 Leiden : (Orig. stiff wrpprs. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Asia Egypt Near East Archaeology Ehnography Anthropology Religion ] EUR 24,50
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2899 FAIRBRIDGE, DOROTHEA Lady Anne Barnard at the Cape of Good Hope 1797 - 1802 Illustrated by a series of sketches byLady Anne Barnard.. First edition. . xiii & 343 pages Colour frontisp., and numerous black & white illustrations. 1924 Clarendon Press Oxford HARDCOVER: (Orig. green cloth covers with gilt spine lettering. Edges soewhat shaved, Bit loosening. Name on endpaper, else VERY GOOD) Her letters written to Viscount Melville, then secretary for war and the colonies, and her diaries of travels into the interior have become an important source of information about the people, events and social life of the time. . [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa netherlands Colonial history voyages & travel Politics Geography Geographical Geographic] EUR 22,50
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200109 FARWELL, BYRON The Great War in Africa, 1914-1918 First edition.. . 382 p., illustrated with b/w plates, bibliogr., index 1986 New York : W. W. Norton HARDCOVER: (Orig.cloth. Name and ex-libris on first endpaper, dust jacket. AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa Europe Europa World War I Military Colonial history ] EUR 26,50
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4112 FINE PRINTING / ROTH, JEAN-DANIEL L'ultime voyage de Jean-Daniel Roth. Journal de bord. Limited edition of 350 : this is number 285. . Text printed on heavy paper in two colors, tipped-in real b/w photograph of author, col.map 1949 Lausanne : Maitres-imprimeurs Max Roth et Carl Sauter SOFTCOVER: (Original stiff wrpprs with gilt. decor. Jacket (rubbed at edges), all sewn with red cord. VERY GOOD) This exquisite example of fine printing tells the story of author's very last journey ( by sea from Venice to Durban). [KEY WORDS: Africa Indian Ocean fine printing voyages & travel ] EUR 80,00
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200132 FISHER, ANGELA Africa Adorned. Text and Photography by Angela Fisher.. . 304 p., throughout illustrated in colour and b/w photographs, maps, index, 36,5 x 27,5 cm. . 1987 London : Collins HARDCOVER: (Original gilt lettered brown cloth, ink name fep, nice bookplate. Dustjacket. AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa art photography Sociology Sociological Society ] EUR 97,50
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13163 FUGARD, ATHOL Master Harold ...and the Boys - A Play Uit het Engels vertaald door N. de Jonge. . 64 p. 2009 Random House SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperback VERY GOOD)) A compelling drama of South African apartheid and a universal coming-of-age story, from the greatest active playwright in the English-speaking world (Time).Originally produced in 1982, Master Harold and the Boys is now an acknowledged classic of the stage, whose themes of injustice, racism, friendship, and reconciliation traverse borders and time. [KEY WORDS: Africa Literature fiction Sociology Sociological Society black/white relationships apartheid] EUR 14,50
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18042 FUJA, ABAYOMI Fourteen Hundred Cowries : Traditional Stories of the YORUBA First edition. . VIII + 164 p., illustrations by G. Benson-Osawe 1962 Oxford University Press HARDCOVER: (Original hardcover, Pages printed on blue-green paper Nice bookplate on f.e.p. .NEAR FINE with VERY GOOD pictorial dust-jacket) RARE AND SOUGHT AFTER [KEY WORDS: Africa Nigeria Literature fiction Ehnography Anthropology YORUBA ] EUR 32,50
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6452 GELABERT SERGE Reflets d'autrefois. Architecture et art de vivre à l'île de La Réunion. French and English text.. . 132 p, colour illustrations on plates, 30 x 24 cm. 1999 Ile De La Reunion HARDCOVER: (Or. carton pictorial cover. AS NEW) Gentilhommières et maisons de colons des XVIIIe et XIXe siècles avec leur mobilier et architecture insulaire. Interior and exterior of colonial mansions. [KEY WORDS: Africa Ile De La Reunion Colonial history Architecture ] EUR 87,50
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300523 GERVIS, PEARCE Sierra Leone story First Panther edition. . 250 p, adverts. 1956 Panther Books SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb.. Missing back cover, else VERY GOOD) VERY RARE EDITION. Rites performed in secret societies. Primitive medecin [KEY WORDS: Africa Sierra Leone voyages & travel medicine secret societies anthropology] EUR 39,50
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4136 GIFFORD, C. l'Égypte aux Égyptiens. Deuexieme edit. revue et augmentée.. . 47 p. 1919 Geneve : Pfeiffer SOFTCOVER: (Orig. wrpprs, cover repaired, loosening, ex-lib. Text VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt Colonial history Politics ] EUR 17,50
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696 GOLDING, VAUTIER The story of David Livingstone. (The children's heroes series) ca. 1906 . VII+118 p., col.ills, map, frontisp., 12x15 cm. London : Jack HARDCOVER: (cl., sl. fox.) [KEY WORDS: Africa Voyages Travel Ethnography Anthropology Biography ] EUR 19,06
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8087 GORDON-BROWN, A. CHRISTOPHER WEBB SMITH An Artist at the Cape of Good Hope 1837-1839. First Edition. ADDED: The peoples of southern africa. A 19th century view" by Anna Smith.. . XII + 82,(10) p., num. (colour) plates, index, 24 x 30 cm. 1965 Cape Town : Timmins HARDCOVER: (Orig. gilt. buckram with pictor. dust jacket . VERY GOOD) In this biography a prominent art historian reveals the work of an obscure artist with considerable merit at the Cape. The work includes fine productions of aquarelles of landscapes, buildings, people, birds & plants. [KEY WORDS: Africa south africa art ] EUR 47,50
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8589 GORER, GEOFFREY Africa Dances: A Book About West African Negroes. A new edition (the original was published in 1935), revised, with a new introduction by the author, Dustjacket designed by Keith Vaughan. First edition thus. ADDED the separate table of contents.. . 254 p,nu. b/w phographs on platers, index 1949 London : John Lehmann SOFTCOVER: (Org. gilt. red cloth with dustjacket bit torn. Name on end paper. VERY GOOD) This edition is rare and sought after. [KEY WORDS: Africa Voyages Travel Music Musical instruments / dances Ethnography Anthropology ] EUR 49,50
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300528 GORER, GEOFFREY Africa dances - a book about West African Negroes First edition.2nd impression. . XV + 363 p.with 32 plates & 6 maps, index (with personal index in pencil on last endpaper 1935 London : Faber & Faber HARDCOVER: (Original black cloth, title & decoration in gilt on spine. VERY GOOD with FINE pict. Dust jacket ) RARE EDITION and SEDOM with so FINE dust jacket ) Flap : "the negro conception of life contrasted with the white man's" [KEY WORDS: Africa West Africa voyages & travel race relations colonial policy anthropology] EUR 39,50
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300501 GOSNAVE & FALL & GAYE Sites et monuments en Senegambie : images et esquisses historiques . &&&&& 147p., 60 large col. photographs, 21 x 29 cm. 1988 Dakar, Senegal : Graphic Art SOFTCOVER: (Orig icol. Wrpprs. VERY GOOD) RARE AND SOUGHT AFTER history of rich culture of Senegal and Gambia with splendid large col. photographs [KEY WORDS: Africa senegal gambia architecture anthropology & ethnography proto history colonial history] EUR 79,50
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2375 GRAAF, DR. H.J. DE De Boerenoorlog in oude ansichten. 1st ed. . &&&&& oblong, 154 afbeeldingen met bijschriften, landkaartje 1972 Zaltbommel : Europese Bibliotheek HARDCOVER: (Orig. gebonden in blauw linnen, ruggetje iets verkleuring. ZEER GOED) [KEY WORDS: Africa Netherlands Holland Dutch Colonial history Boer War Booerenoorlog political propaganda] EUR 17,50
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1929 HANZELKA, J. & ZIKMUND, M. Afrika. Traum und Wirklichkeit. 3 Bände. . I:301 p.; II :362 p.; III:288 p., ills., fold. col. map, gloss., bibliogr. 1959 Berlin : Volk und Welt HARDCOVER: (cl., dust jacket) [KEY WORDS: Africa ] EUR 54,45
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3913 HARRER, HEINRICH Geheimnis Afrika. 1. Auflage. 152 p.,num. col. photogr. plates, maps, bibliogr., index, 20x28 cm 1979 Innsbruck : Pinguin-Verlag; Frankfurt/Main : Umschau-Verlag HARDCOVER: (Orig. decor. grey cloth, light shelf wear, else VERY GOOD) Scarce. [KEY WORDS: Africa photography Voyages Travel ] EUR 39,50
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3767 HENIGE, DAVID P. The Chronology of Oral Tradition. Quest for a Chimera.. . 265 p., 14 tables, 2 figures, appendices, bibliography, index 1974 Oxford : Clarendon HARDCOVER: (Orig. Cloth. Gilt spine titles. AS NEW in slightly worn dust-jacket with price corner clipped off) This scarce edition offers a critical study of the ways in which historical materials, primarily oral cope with such sources to measure the past. The approach -with emphasis on dynastic societies- is comparative. [KEY WORDS: Africa Ethnography Anthropology oral history ] EUR 74,50
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10244 HERMASSI, ELBAKI Leadership & National Development in North Africa : A Comparative Study First paperback edition. 241 p. , index, bibliogr 1975, Berkely : University of California Press SOFTCOVER: (Orig. wrpprs, cover has light wear, spine bit faded. Some pencil underlining. Name on end paper. GOOD) Focuses on Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco. RARE [KEY WORDS: Africa North Africa Geography Geographical Geographic History Politics ] EUR 19,60
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300530 HERSKOVITS, MELVILLE J. & FRANCES S. Dahomean Narrative. A Cross-Cultural Analysis First edition.. . 490 p., 1958 Northwestern University HARDCOVER: (Orig. cloth with gilt. titles Pictorial dustjacktet (bit torn). Nice exlibris on first endpaper. Sporadic underlining, else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa West Africa cultural history mythology anthropology] EUR 29,50
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18043 HEWARD, L. J. If This be Magic: a Novel of Two Civilizations 1st.edition.1st.impression. 192 p., with drawings by the author, glossary 1955 Hodder & Stoughton HARDCOVER: (Original blue cloth with gilt. title and decor,. pictorial dust-jacket VERY GOOD) Interesting first novel set in Africa. [KEY WORDS: Africa Literature fiction Ehnography Anthropology ] EUR 29,50
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10285 HICHENS, ROBERT BARBARY SHEEP First Edition.. . 252 p., illustrated with col frontispiece, black/white line drawings on each page 1907 New York : Harper & Brothers HARDCOVER: (Orig. brown cloth cover with embosed picture and lettering in red, green, gold Pictorial endpapers. VERY GOOD) RARE, especially in this fine condition. An adventure in Algiers by the prolific English novelist. The book is the basis for the 1917 Maurice Tourneur film. [KEY WORDS: Africa Algeria Literature fiction vintage book ] EUR 39,50
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5464 HOFMEYR, N. De Afrikaner Boer en de Jameson-Inval. 2e dr.. XV+408 p. +adverts., full-page plates, text-illusts, map, folding map. 1896 Amsterdam / Kaapstad / Cape Town: Jacques Dusseau & Co., HARDCOVER: (Original half red cloth, printed paper-covered boards, slightly stained and edges rubbed, name on f.e.p., else VERY GOOD). Important because of its documentary value, much of the Boer point of view. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa ] EUR 29,50
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4341 HOLLEMAN, J.F. Verkenningen in het Babel der acculturatie. Rede uitgesproken bij de aanvaarding van het ambt van hoogleraar in de sociologie en cultuurkunde van Afrika aan de Rijksuniversiteit te Leiden.. . 47 p., 41 noten. 1963 Leiden : E. J. Brill SOFTCOVER: (Orig. wrpprs . VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: africa Cultural history Ethnography Anthropology social sciences] EUR 9,50
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3595 HOLM, E. Die Felsbilder Suedafrikas. [Die Grossen Raetsel der Vergangenheit II]. 132 p. (col.) plates, drawings, maps, bibliogr. 1969 Tübingen : Wasmuth HARDCOVER: (Orig. blue cl., dustjacket small tear, else AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Ethnography Anthropology Cultural history ] EUR 29,00
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10419 HÖPKER, WOLFGANG [Hrsg.] Hundert Jahre Afrika und die Deutschen Dutch tranlation. Tweede verbeterde en vermeerderde druk. ADDED newspaper clippings1920's.. . 178 p.,) maps, photogr 1985 Deutschen Afrika-Stiftung SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperback. AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa Colonial history Geography Geographical Geographic Immigration Settlement ] EUR 12,50
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3351 HUTCHEON, J. E. Things Seen in Madeira. A description of one of the most beautiful islands in the world, the impressiveness of its mountain scenery, its rich flora .... . 158 p., 32 b/w photogr plates, map, index 1951 London : Seeley, Service and Co. HARDCOVER: (Orig. gilt blue cl. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Madeira Geography Geographical Geographic Ehnography Anthropology Botany Plants Gardens ] EUR 23,50
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18045 IKE, VINCENT CHUKWUEMEKA Toads for Supper First Edition. . 192 p. glossary 1965 Fontana / Collins SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperback VERY GOOD) RARE and SOUGHT AFTER [KEY WORDS: Africa Nigeria Literature fiction Ehnography Anthropology ] EUR 32,50
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18048 IKE, VINCENT CHUKWUEMEKA The Naked Gods First Edition. . 254 p. glossary 1971 Fontana / Collins SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperback With nice bookplate. Last page some dark spots, else, VERY GOOD / AS NEW) RARE and SOUGHT AFTER [KEY WORDS: Africa Nigeria Literature fiction Ehnography Anthropology ] EUR 39,50
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6390 JACQ, C. Ramses. De vrouwe van Aboe Simbel. Deel 4.[. . 351 p., , 2 landkaarten van Egypte 2003 Amsterdam : Luitingh - Sijthoff SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperback. ZEER GOED) [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypte Egypt Literature fiction ] EUR 5,90
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10216 JANNASCH, HANS Onder Boeren Britten en Bantoes. 1e dr.,. 280 p,, met zw/w foto's op platen 1942 Amsterdam : De Amsterdamsche Keurkamer HARDCOVER: (Orig hlf linnen iets gevlekt en gebruind , verder ZEER GOED) [KEY WORDS: Africa Netherlands Holland Dutch literature Boer War Colonial history Booerenoorlog ] EUR 12,50
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6623 JANSEN, G. The doctor-patient relationship in an African tribal society. Ph.Diss at Free University Amssterdam. ADDED theses.. . [VIII] + 224 p., diagr., bibliogr.,index, fold-out map at rear, glossary of Xhosa terms 1973 Assen : Van Gorcum SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pict. wrpprs. GOOD) A study in the field of medical anthropology in rural Bomvanaland. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Bomvanaland Ethnography Anthropology Medicine Psychology Folk Medicine Ethnomedicine ] EUR 39,50
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30355 JANSEN, WILLY Women Without Men : gender and marginality in an Algerian town PhD dissertation Unuversity Nijmegen. . XVII +303 p., maps, glossary, summary in Dutch,bibliogr. 1986 Leiden - E. J. Brill, SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb.,VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: africa north africa algeria Women Studies sociology Geography anthropology] EUR 59,50
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2304 JANSSEN P. Out to Africa. Reiservaringen uit Afrika. 1e druk. 288 p., veel foto's en landkaartjes 2004 Savuti SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb. ZEER GOED) . [KEY WORDS: Africa voyages & travel ] EUR 14,50
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7011 JEUNESSE, A. Geographie de l'Afrique. (Collection Bibliotheque Phillipart).. 64 p., 16 x 11 cm 1861(?) Paris :Bibliotheque Phillipart HARDCOVER: (Orig. decor. yellow wrpprs. Cover slightly soiled and torn . Pages uncut. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Geography Geographical Geographic ] EUR 19,50
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3956 JOUSSET, PAUL Un Tour de Méditerranée de Venise à Tunis par Athènes, Constantinople et le Caire. 150 illustrations d'après nature et 8 aquarelles par R. de la Néziè.. . 262 p., num. (col.) ills., 27x21,5 cm. 1880(?) Paris : Ancienne Maison Quantin HARDCOVER: (Orig. gilt. pictorial cloth, cover bit discol., else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Europe Tunis Athens Venice Cairo Constantinople Istanbul History Geography Geographical Geographic Voyages Travel ] EUR 149,50
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18003 KAPUSCINSKI, RYSZARD The Shadow of the Sun Translator Klara Glowczewska. . 326 p. 200 Penguin Books SOFTCOVER: (Original paperb.. Light traces of use. GOOD) A renowned commentator on African history and politics creates an account of post-colonial Africa seen at once as a whole and as a location that wholly defies generalised explanations. This book gives a sustained meditation on themosaic of peoples and practices we call 'Africa', and an impassioned attempt to come to terms with humanity itself as it struggles to escape from foreign domination. [KEY WORDS: Africa Economy History POLITICS ] EUR 9,50
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17048 KAROORO OKURUT, MARY & VIOLET BARUNGI A Woman's Voice. An Anthology of Short Stories by Ugandan Women . &&&&& 99 p. 1999 Kampala : Femrite Publications SOFTCOVER: (Orig.paperb., cover lightly shaved, else VERY GOOD)) VERY RARE AND SOUGHT AFTER Twelve short stories, based on reality, about relationships and social injustice [KEY WORDS: Africa uganda literature anthropology women ] EUR 29,30
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8652 KELLY R. TALBOT Egypt: Painted and described by R. Talbot Kelly. Fifth revised edition.. . xiv + 240 p., 32 col. plates,, index, glossary, 14.5 x 21cm. 1923 London: A. & C. Black, Ltd.. HARDCOVER: (Original embossed blue cl. with gilt lettering Some browning. Name on end paper.Cover and colour plates are very clean. VERY GOOD) A GENUINE COLLECTORS ITEM.. R. Talbot Kelly was an English orientalist landscape and genre painter, author and illustrator. In the early 1880s, inspired by the places he saw while on vacation on an ocean cruise ship, Talbot-Kelly decided to take up painting, which was his father's profession. He left his employment in 1882, travelled by boat to North Africa, and settled in Egypt in 1883, acquiring a studio in Cairo and becoming fluent in Arabic. He travelled throughout the country, writing about and painting the people and scenes he encountered both in towns and in the desert. He spent a considerable time with the Bedouin tribes who he described and illustrated in this 1902 book, In 1902 an exhibition of his Egyptian views was also held at the Fine Art Society. [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt Cultural history art Archaeologie Egyptology ] EUR 29,50
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5904 KERTSCHER, KEVIN Africa Solo, A journey across the Sahara, Sahel and Congo First edition. . XII + 258 p. ,black & white illustrations and maps. 998 Steerforth Press SOFTCOVER: (Orig. decor. Wrrprs. VERY GOOD / AS NEW The author chronicles the events of his journey across the African continent, describing encounters with Tuareg traders, shy Pygmies, disillusioned aid workers, and angry gorillas [KEY WORDS: Africa Sahel and Congo Sahara, anthroplogy voyages & travel landscape Geography Geographical Geographic] EUR 19,50
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17052 KING, DENNIS Reef Fishes & Corals. East Coast of Southern Africa. Also Applicable to Mauritius, Reunion, Seychelles, Madagascar & East Africa. First edition.. . 128 p., num. (col.) illus., index, glossary 1996 Cape Town : Struik SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pictorial wrpprs. VERY GOOD) RARE first edition of this colourful guide contains concise information on 234 reef fish and 36 coral species found along the KwaZulu-Natal and southern Mozambique coasts, and offers high-quality photographs to aid quick identification. The book is aimed at the fast-growing community of sport scuba divers, snorkellers and rock-pool enthusiasts, but its simple and easy-to-use format and bright, attractive underwater photographs will appeal also to the fisherman and anyone who loves the sea. [KEY WORDS: Southern Africa. East Africa Mauritius, Reunion, Seychelles, Madagasca Zoology Animals Fishes corals scuba diving] EUR 19,40
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1163 KOEBEL, W.H. Madeira: old and new. Illustrated with photographs by M.Crossart . XVI+216+XVI p., ills., map on frontisp. 1909 London : Griffiths HARDCOVER: (Or. blue gilt. cl., sl. worn spine ends, three pages has some underlining) End pages contain an interesting publisher catalogue. [KEY WORDS: Africa Madeira Geography Geographical Geographic History travel ] EUR 131,14
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4420 Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis De Vrouw in het Rijk van de Farao's. Zes kunstwerken uit de Egyptische verzameling van de Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis.. . 14 p., rijk geillustr. platen in kleur, 21 x 22.5 cm. 1961 Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis SOFTCOVER: (Orig. brochure met pict. omslag ZEER GOED [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt archaeology cultural history, art photography] EUR 6,80
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1787 LANGE, KURT & HIRMER, MAX De Cultuur van Egypte 3000 jaar architectuur, beeldhouwkunst en schilderkunst in beeld. Vertaling Paul van Schilfgaarde. Met 259 reproducties, waarvan 23 in kleuren. 3e druk. 98 p. + 260 plates (23 in colour) and 48 text illustrations, map, index, 24 x32 cm. Added newspaper clipping. 1961 Zeist : Uitgeversmaatschappij W. de Haan, N.V. HARDCOVER: (Or. black gilt. decorated cloth, some text pages underlined, two name stamps) Monumental standard work on architecture, sculpture and paintings of ancient Egypt. [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt archaeology cultural history, photography] EUR 35,85
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200140 LAWICK, H. VAN Among predators and prey. .A photographers's reflections on African wildlife. First Edition.. 224 p., many col. plates, index, 27 x 34 cm. 1986 London : Elm Tree Books HARDCOVER: (Orig. brown gilt. cloth. AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa Voyages Travel biology photography ] EUR 29,50
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300532 LAYE, CAMARA Kind van Afrika 2e druk Vert. van: L'enfant noir. - [Paris] : Plon, 1953 door Margrit de Sabloniere. 179 p 1958? Wereldbibliotheek - Vereniging HARDCOVER: (Orig. Purple cloth with white. titles Pictorial dustjackter. Nice exlibris on first endpaper. First 5 pages start loosening, else VERY GOOD / AS NEW) ZEER ZELDZAAM Alleen ter inzage in de KB [KEY WORDS: Africa west africa literature collector's item anthropology] EUR 19,50
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4031 LEMESURIER , PETER Decoding the great pyramid. The house fof hidden knowledge.. 255 p., col. photogr. & illstr., 22 x 28 cm 1999 Washington : Element Books Inc. HARDCOVER: (Orig. blue cloth., pictorial d.j. AS NEW) "To those of us who go searching throuh maps of esoteric knowledge looking for some clue to the unraveled mysteries of man's existence his revelations are significant." [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt esotery Ehnography Anthropology Religion ] EUR 20,00
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3350 LOPEZ HERRERA, SALVADOR Las islas Canarias a través de la Historia. Con 44 laminas fuera de texto. Prólogo de Manuel Ballesteros Gaibrois. Mapa plegado fuera de texto. 3 ed.. . XX + 201 p., 44 b/w photogr. plates, fold. map, bibliogr., 22 x 16 cm. 1972 Madrid SOFTCOVER: (Orig. decor. stiff paper wrpprs, VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Islas Canarias Canary islands Geography Geographical Geographic History ] EUR 23,50
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1051 LORAN, E.ET.AL African and ancient Mexican art. The Loran Collection . 95 p., (col.) ills., maps, bibliogr., 21x28 cm. 1974 San Francisco : The Fine Arts Museum SOFTCOVER: (paperb.) [KEY WORDS: Latin America South America Mexico Africa archeology art ] EUR 24,96
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3189 MALHERBE, D. F. Afrikaanse verse 'n bloemlesing vir die middelbare skool. Deel II. sec. ed.. . 151 p., 128 x 182 mm 1938 Bloemfontein HARDCOVER: (Orig grey cl., some browning, dedication on first endpaper, else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Literature fiction poetry ] EUR 13,00
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300020 MALHERBE, D.F. DU T. Stamregister van die Suid-Afrikaanse Volk ; Family Register of the South African Nation Third enlarged edtion. . 1208 p. 1966 Stellenbosch : Tegniek HARDCOVER: ((Orig. bound in green leatherette with gold gilt to the front and spine, some light browning. VERY GOOD) Standardwork. Standaardwerk. Covering all major English and Afrikaans surnames. A most comprehensive work. Naslagwerk met duizenden namen, plaats van herkomst, trouwdatum, datum overlijden etc. van de Afrikaanse geslachten! In het Suid-Afrikaans en Engels. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Netherlands Holland Dutch & United Kingdom Colonial history genealogy reference ] EUR 169,50
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2951 MALHERBE, DR D F DU T Driehonderd Jaar Nasiebou : Stamouers Van Die Afrikanervolk First Edition. . XXV introductio in Afrikaans and 267 p. lys of stamvaders (list of founding fathers with detailed information on each person) 1959 Stellenbosch : 1959 HARDCOVER: (Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering AS NEW) VERY RARE AND SOUGHT AFTER this must for scolars of Southafrican history.. [KEY WORDS: Africa Netherlands Holland Dutch Colonial history Boer War Reference ] EUR 89,50
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31030 MALLES de BEAULIEU, Mme., Le Robinson de douze ans. Histoire intéressante d'un jeune mousse Francais abandonné dans une le déserte.. . 288 p.,engraved frontisp and other engraved plates,, 12x19 cm 1818(?) Paris : Ducrocq HARDCOVER: (Orig. cover with gold and colour ornament and pasted ill , hinges broken, bit browning, name end paper. VERY GOOD, especially the engravings [KEY WORDS: Africa sahara Literature fiction youth jeugdboeken ] EUR 49,50
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3465 MASPERO, G. Histoire Ancienne Des Peuples De L'Orient. Troisième édition avec neuf cartes en couleurs hors texte et écritures hiéroglyphiques. . VIII+656 p, ills., col. fold. maps, index 1878 Paris : Hachette HARDCOVER: (Halfcl. binding slightly loosening, occas. pencil underlining, first and last pages bit fox., some small repairs, else VERY GOOD One of the first editions with the nine colored folded maps and the hieroglyphs. [KEY WORDS: Africa North Africa Egypt Asia Near East Iran Persia History of Egypt Hieroglyphs Hieroglyphen egyptology ] EUR 58,00
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5901 MAURICE GUIDE / MOUTOU, Alex Camille TRADE AND TOURISM) VOLUME I: MAURICE-REUNION-SEYCHELLES. . &&&&& xx + 206 p., illustrations,18x 24 cm. 1976 Port Louis : Nice Printing SOFTCOVER: (Original paperback wit map on the wraps.VERY GOOD ) [KEY WORDS: Africa MAURICE-REUNION-SEYCHELLES Colonial history Architecture cultural history voyages & travel] EUR 19,30
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8011 MELCHIOR, DR. A. Schoonheid en bijgeloof in Oost-Afrika. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Geschreven en getekende reisindrukken.. . 276 p., b/w drawings intext and on plates, maps, index, glossary 1950 Haarlem : De Spaarnestad HARDCOVER: (Orig. . gilt. Cloth. Cover bit browning. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Voyages Travel Colonial history Ethnography Anthropology geography Geographical Geographic] EUR 18,50
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11266 MEYER, LAURE Schwarzafrika. Masken, Skulpturen, Schmuckstücke . [Die Grossen Raetsel der Vergangenheit II]. 224 p.with about 200 ills.in color, maps, bibliogr., 24 x 29 cm. 1992 Tübingen : Wasmuth SOFTCOVER: (Orig. color illustrated softcover with inner flaps, AS NEW) The book features elegant and detailed close-ups of the human figure as depicted in African art, including people of the hierarchy, objects of worship, fertility dolls, sculptures expressing pain and suffering, in an editorial layout showing the native African's most cherished ideals and daily customs throughout history. [KEY WORDS: Africa Ethnography Anthropology Cultural history art Primitieve etnische afrikaanse Kunst ethnic primitive tribal Art primitif ethnique] EUR 39,50
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300527 MODUPE, PRINCE I Was a Savage First edition. Foreword by Elspeth Huxley. . xii + 168, with illustrations & a sketch map by Rosemary Grimble. 1960 London : Museum Press Limited HARDCOVER: (Orig. Purple cloth with white. titles Pictorial dustjackter. Nice exlibris on first endpaper. First 5 pages start loosening, else VERY GOOD / AS NEW) RARE FIRST EDITION. A man who grew up in a remote tribe, who is now able to write about this experience. [KEY WORDS: Africa west africa literature biography anthropology] EUR 29,50
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690 MONTEFIORE, ARTHUR Henry M. Stanley, the African explorer. 4. ed., twentieth thousand, revised & enlarged . X+192 p., ills. n.d. London : Partridge HARDCOVER: (cl.) [KEY WORDS: Africa Voyages Travel Expeditions Biography ] EUR 29,50
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200130 MULLER & VAN JAARSVELD & WIJK Supplement to A Select Bibliography of South African History Aguide for historical research.. . 166 p., index 1974 Pretoria : University of South Africa HARDCOVER: (Bound in cloth with gilt lettering on spine and boards ,AS NEW) RARE. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa history ] EUR 14,50
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5090 MURRAY, MARGARET The Splendour That Was Egypt. A General Survey of Egyptian Culture and Civilisation. First edit.. . 354 p., num. (col.) ill.,maps, index, bibliogr. 1949 London : Sidgewick and Jackson HARDCOVER: (Orig. brown gilt. cloth, spine bit sun faded, else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt Cultural history art Archaeologie Egyptology ] EUR 29,50
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300512 NIVEN, C.R. A short history of The Yoruba Peoples First edition.. . 135 p. , maps, index,time chart 1958 Longmans, Green & Co., SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb. VERY GOOD) VERY RARE FIRST EDITION. Standard work on History of The Yoruba Peoples [KEY WORDS: Africa Nigeria tribal wars pre-colonial history cultural history anthropology] EUR 19,50
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300513 NIVEN, C.R. A short history of The Yoruba People First edition.. . 135 p. time chart, index 1958 Longmans, Green & Co SOFTCOVER: (Orig. Paperb VERY GOOD) RARE FIRST EDITION. Standard work on the history of The Yoruba People [KEY WORDS: Africa West Africa economic history labour movement migration anthropology] EUR 19,50
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300507 NKRUMAH, KWAME Handbook of revolutionairy warfare. First edition.. 163 p. and index, figures 1969 International Publishers SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb. Exlibris on end paper. VERY GOOD) VERY RARE FIRST EDITION by Nkrumah, Kwme (1909-1972),"the founder of modern Ghana and an outstanding leader of teh Afrian Revolution presents his analysis of the new stage of the revolution and his proposals for the continental coordination of the armed and political struggle for liberation. This significant historical document provides basic source material for all those interested in the latest phase of the liberation movement in Africa.". [KEY WORDS: Africa Ghana revolutionairy warfare politics economics political emancipation] EUR 47,50
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300506 NKRUMAH, KWAME Class Struggle in Africa First edition.. 96 p. , figures, map, index 1968 London : Panaf SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb. VERY GOOD / AS NEW) VERY RARE FIRST EDITION by Nkrumah, Kwme (1909-1972), political leader of independent Ghana who even declared himself prime minister for life, Kwame Nkrumah was, for many, essentially a great fighter and promoter of pan-Africanism, in a permanent struggle against what he considered "Balkanization" of Africa, that is, its fragmentation into small cuntries. Nkrumah was a Ghanaian politician, political theorist, and revolutionary. He was the first Prime Minister and President of Ghana, having led the Gold Coast to independence from Britain in 1957. An influential advocate of Pan-Africanism, Nkrumah was a founding member of the Organization of African Unity and winner of the Lenin Peace Prize from the Soviet Union in 1962. [KEY WORDS: Africa Class Struggle politics economics political emancipation] EUR 27,50
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300505 NKRUMAH, KWAME Dark Days in Ghana First edition.. 163 p. and index 1968 London :Lawrence & Wishart SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb. Exlibris on end paper. VERY GOOD) VERY RARE FIRST EDITION by Nkrumah, Kwme (1909-1972). [KEY WORDS: Africa Ghana ideology politics economics political emancipation] EUR 47,50
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300504 NKRUMAH, KWAME The autobiography of Kwame Nkrumah. . &&&&& x + 246 p. : map, portrait, index 1973 London : Panaf SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb. Front cover bit spotted. VERY GOOD /ASNEW) VERY RARE EARLY EDITION of the autobiography of Kwame Nkrumah (1909-1972) ONLY one copy found in British Library. political leader of independent Ghana who even declared himself prime minister for life, Kwame Nkrumah was, for many, essentially a great fighter and promoter of pan-Africanism, in a permanent struggle against what he considered "Balkanization" of Africa, that is, its fragmentation into small cuntries. Nkrumah was a Ghanaian politician, political theorist, and revolutionary. He was the first Prime Minister and President of Ghana, having led the Gold Coast to independence from Britain in 1957. An influential advocate of Pan-Africanism, Nkrumah was a founding member of the Organization of African Unity and winner of the Lenin Peace Prize from the Soviet Union in 1962. [KEY WORDS: Africa Ghana autobiography politics ideology neo colonialism imperialism political emancipation] EUR 27,55
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30550 NYAMWERU, CELIA Rifts and Volcanoes: a Study of the East African Rift System Stated First Edition. . 128 p., illustrated throughout with B&W photographs, graphs and maps, glossary, index 1980 Nelson Africa SOFTCOVER: (Original cream thin card pictorial wrappers NEW) Comprehensive study of the part of East Africa known as the rift system. It will be of use to "O" and "A" level students, as well as to the general reader seeking information on the area. [KEY WORDS: Africa East Africa volcanoes Nature Geography Geographical Geographic ] EUR 19,50
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300510 NYERERE, JULIUS K. Man and Development First edition.. . 125 p. 1966 Oxford Univer0sity Press SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb. VERY GOOD / ASNEW) VERY RARE FIRST EDITION this collection of speeches and writings by leading figures in the early post-colonial period in Africa, Julius K. Nyerere, the first president of Tanzania. A central figure of the establishment and organization of independent government of the nation, Nyerere held the presidency 1964-1985 [KEY WORDS: Africa Tanzania south africa international relation politics cultural history anthropology] EUR 78,40
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300516 OKOLA, LENNARD (Chosen By) East African Poems, Drum Beat . &&&&& 153 p, index 1967 Nairobi : East African Publishing House / (Modern African Library) SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb.. Cover bit darkened. Name & dedication first end paper. VERY GOOD) A fine selection of poems from Africa which had not appeared in print before, sparked off by political independence throughout East Africa. [KEY WORDS: Africa East Africa literature poetry anthropology] EUR 19,50
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8588 OKOT P'BITEK Song Of Ocol Illustrated by Frank Horley. Reprint of 1970. . 85 p, ills 1975 Amsterdam: De Bezige Bij SOFTCOVER: (Org. card covers. One page bit creased. VERY GOOD) This edition is rare and sought after. [KEY WORDS: Africa Literature fiction poetry ] EUR 19,40
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300533 OYONO, FERDINAND De oude neger EERSTE DRUK. Vertaling Margrit de Sabloniere. Bandontwerp P. van der Harst. . 144 p. 1960 Lochem : Tijdsroom HARDCOVER: (Orig.band van karton met fraaie tekening) ZEER ZELDZAAM (Wel latere druk met de minder beladen titel "De oude man en de medaille". Portret van Meka, een 'oude neger' die de regering heeft besloten te belonen voor zijn toewijding aan Frankrijk. Een subtiele kritiek op de koloniale overheersing. [KEY WORDS: Africa central africa literature kolonialisme anthropology collector's item] EUR 49,50
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18020 PALMER, HERBERT RICHMOND The Bornu Sahara and Sudan Reprint by Negro Universities Press of original edition of1936 by John Murray, London.. . 296p., b/w photo's on plates, text ills., fold. map rear, 26 x 18 cm 1970 New York.: Negro Universities Press HARDCOVER: (Org. brown cloth with gilt. Title, occas. very light fox. NEAR FINE CONDITION) RARE AND SOUGHT AFTER Interesting republished black culture time document by Negro Universities Press. Sir Herbert Richmond Palmer KCMG CBE (25 April 1877 - 22 May 1958) was an English barrister, who became a colonial supervisor for Britain during the inter-World War period. He served as a Lieutenant Governor in Nigeria, Governor and Commander-in-Chief of The Gambia and Governor and Commander-in-Chief of Cyprus. [KEY WORDS: Africa Sudan Sahara anthropology & ethnography Voyages Travel black culture ] EUR 97,50
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13242 PAUW, JACQUES Into the heart of darkness - Confessions of Apartheid's assassins First edition. . 346 p.,b/w photogr, index 1997 Jonathan Ball Publishers SA SOFTCOVER: (Orig. Paperb. VERY GOOD) Jacques Pauw has been an investigative journalist for more than three decades. He spent years tracking down apartheid death squads. Despite official denials and cover-ups, the rumours of apartheid's death squads have now been proved to be all too real. Hundreds of anti-apartheid activists were killed and thousands tortured by a group of bizarre assassins, the foot soldiers of apartheid's secret war. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa History Politics Sociology Sociological Society Apartheid] EUR 28,80
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5085 PEDRALS, D.P. DE ARCHEOLOGIE DE L'AFRIQUE NOIRE. Coll. BIBLIOTHEQUE HISTORIQUE. ADDED some Dutch newspaper clipping (1928) on the suject.. . 234 p., 68 drawings by author, bibliogr. 1950 Paris : Payot SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pict. wrpprs. GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Archaeology Ehnography Anthropology Geography Geographical Geographic ] EUR 19,50
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210024 PENNING, L. De oorlog in Zuid Afrika. Compleet in 3 delen. Ondertilel: VREEST GOD EN HOUDT UW KRUID DROOG De strijd tusschen Engeland en de verbonden Boeren-Republieken Transvaal en Oranje-Vrijstaat in zijn verloop geschetst.. . 3 vols met totaal 1292 p., veel illustraties in z/w., grote kaart 1899 Rotterdam :D.A.Daamen HARDCOVER: (Orig. in groen versierd linnen gebonden met fraaie bandtekeningen ZEER GOED) Het komt zelden voor dat een boek van 120 jaar er zo goed (band welhaast als nieuw, pagina's wat ouderdomvlekjes) uitziet. [KEY WORDS: Africa Netherlands Holland Dutch Boer War Colonial history Booerenoorlog ] EUR 69,50
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5107 PICKERLING, R., ET AL. Ngorongoro's Trees and shrubs. Booklet No. 5 of Ngorongoro conservation area booklets.. . ca. 43 p.+ IX p. ads, b/w photos. 1966 Tanzania : The Conservator of Ngorongoro Conservation Unit SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pictorial stiff wrprs., right upper corner bit waterstained, else VERY GOOD) A brief descriptiion of the vegetation. [KEY WORDS: Africa Tanzania Ngorongoro Trees Shrubs Nature ] EUR 12,50
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5106 PICKERLING, R., ET AL. Ngorongoro's Animal Life. Booklet No. 4 of Ngorongoro conservation area booklets.. . 43 p.+ IX p. ads, b/w photos, maps. 1966 Tanzania : The Conservator of Ngorongoro Conservation Unit SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pictorial stiff wrprs. VERY GOOD) Animal checklist with descriptive notes. [KEY WORDS: Africa Tanzania Ngorongoro Animals Nature ] EUR 29,50
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5105 PICKERLING, R., ET AL. Ngorongoro's Bird Life. Booklet No. 3 of Ngorongoro conservation area booklets.. . 43 p.+ IX p. ads, b/w photos, maps. 1966 Tanzania : The Conservator of Ngorongoro Conservation Unit SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pictorial stiff wrprs. VERY GOOD) Bird checklist with descriptive notes. [KEY WORDS: Africa Tanzania Ngorongoro Birds Animals Nature ] EUR 19,50
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5108 PICKERLING, R., ET AL. Ngorongoro's Geological History. Booklet No. 2 of Ngorongoro conservation area booklets.. . 43 p.+ IX p. ads, b/w photos, maps. 1966 Tanzania : The Conservator of Ngorongoro Conservation Unit SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pictorial stiff wrprs. VERY GOOD) A sory of the past and present landscapes. [KEY WORDS: Africa Tanzania Ngorongoro landscape Nature ] EUR 19,50
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300531 PILOTAZ, PAUL Een man strijdt alleen Omlag ill. C.Thole, schutbladen P.Ausloos, vier tekst ills. Hans Erni. . 168 p., z/w tekeningen (pagina-groot) 1952? Antwerpen :Standaard Boekhandel HARDCOVER: (Orig. groen/rode linnen band met vergulde titels. Paar inktstreepjes in de marge, verder ZEER GOED met GOEDE stofomslag, ZEER ZELDZAAM "De strijd van een blanke in het oerwoud tegen eenzaamheid..." [KEY WORDS: Africa literature colonial history biography anthropology] EUR 29,50
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9017 POS, MARY Op vleugels naar Zuid-Afrika. Met een voorwoord van Prof. Dr. H. Burger. 2e druk. . 278 p., b/w photo's on plates 1941 HARDCOVER: (Orig. cl. wtih dust jacket. VERY GOOD) Zeldzame vroege druk. [KEY WORDS: Africa south africa luctvaart voyages & travel ] EUR 19,50
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30549 POSTMA, ANNABI Governor Or Robber Baron? The Story Of Vergelegen And Willem Adriaan Van Der Stel.. First Edition. . 43 p,, 23 photographs, bibliography, 2 appendices - history of the Cape during the 17th and 18th centuries 1996 Johannesburg : Annibi Publishers SOFTCOVER: (Original cream thin card pictorial wrappers NEW) Annabi Postma is putting the reader in the millieu of the Cape during the seventeenth century. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Netherlands Colonial history Dutch ] EUR 29,50
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200142 READER, JOHN Kilimanjaro. .. xii + 84 p.,. profusely col. illustrated. 31 x 24 cm. 1985 London : Elm Tree Books HARDCOVER: (Orig. grey gilt. cloth. AS NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa Kenia Kenya Voyages Travel biology photography mountainering] EUR 37,50
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200126 RHOODIE, N.J. Apartheid And Racial Partnership In Southern Africa. A Sociological Comparison Between Separate Ethno-National Development in South Africa and Racial Partnership in the Former Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, etc. First Edition.. . 429 p., bibliogr.,map 1994 Pretoria : Academica. HARDCOVER: (Bound in the original beige cloth. Light traces of use. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Rhodesia Nyasaland History Politics Sociology Sociological Society Apartheid] EUR 37,50
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300514 ROPER, J I Labour Problems in West Africa First edition.. . 112 p. tables,bibliogr. 1958 Penguin Books / Penguin Africa Series SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb.Bit darkened, VERY GOOD) RARE FIRST EDITION. Standard work on Labour Problems in West Africa [KEY WORDS: Africa West Africa economic history labour movement migration anthropology] EUR 16,50
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15149 ROSKAM, KAREL Anc op weg naar morgen 1e druk GESIGNEERD EN OPDRACHT DOOR AUTEUR. 72 p., ills. 1987 AABN HARDCOVER: (Org. Illustrated omslag. ALS NIEUW) Inmiiddels zeldzaam boekje over African National Congress, de grootste Zuidafrikaanse bevrijdingsbeweging. Het beschrijft de 75-jarige geschiedenis van de organisatie, zijn organisatie, werkwijze, zijn politieke doelstelling, zijn ideologie, zijn toekomstverwachtingen. [KEY WORDS: Africa Netherlands Holland Dutch History Politics Apartheid ] EUR 17,50
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300508 SAMIR AMIN Neo-colonialism in West Africa Translated from the French by Francis McDonagh. First edition.. . 163 p. and index, figures 1973 Penguin SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb. Exlibris on end paper. VERY GOOD) VERY RARE ENGLISH FIRST EDITION. While the economic and historical literature on the English-speaking countries of West Africa is comparatively rich, little comparable study and analysis have been accomplished for the French-speaking portion. This study does not deal with the whole geographical region, but only with the nine French-speaking states, Ghana and the Gambia. What the author presents here is essentially the political economy of what was formerly French West Africa. The first part of the book analyzes the historical stages of outward-directed colonial development, going back as far as is necessary for each country to understand the present structure of its economy. The second part discusses the impasses into which this outward-directed development has led West Africa : the permanent crisis of public finances and the foreign dependence which resulted from this, the fragmentation of the area, and the directing of economic growth outward with a resulting impoverishment and underdevelopment of the inner economy. The various attempts at solutions to these problems, liberal and conservative alike, have not changed the situation, and Samir Amin attempts to understand and explain why these attempts to achieve economic independence have not succeeded. At the end of his economic analysis, he reaches the « unambiguous conclusion » that « the fragmentation of economic area which West Africa has undergone constitutes an irresistible pressure for the maintenance of colonial structures and policies and colonial « development », and that these in turn no less irresistibly produce foreign domination and underdevelopment ». [KEY WORDS: Africa Africa, French West Economic conditions Economic policy Neo-colonialism political emancipation] EUR 48,70
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200127 SAMPSON, ANTHONY Black and Gold: Tycoons, Revolutionaries and Apartheid. First Edition. ADDED Note "With the compliments.."South African Embassy The Hague. 280 p., index 1987 London: Hodder & Stoughton HARDCOVER: (Bound in the original blackcloth. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa History Politics Sociology Sociological Society Apartheid] EUR 17,50
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30527 SAMPSON, RICHARD So This Was Lusaakas. The Story of the Capital of Zambia to 1964 Second revised & enlarged edition. . 107 p., b/w photographs on plates, appendix 1971 Lusaka, Zambia: Multimedia Publications HARDCOVER: ((Original publisher's green cloth, two small tape marks on first end paper. Dust Jacket VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Zambia Colonial history Geography Geographical Geographic Ethnography Anthropology ] EUR 39,50
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6913 SCHULZE, PETER H. Herrin beider Länder. Frau, Gott und Pharao.. . 255 p., (col.) photogr, index, bibliog. Bergisch-Gladbach: Lübbe HARDCOVER: (Orig. cloth, dust jacket. NEW) [KEY WORDS: Africa Egypt Cultural history ] EUR 17,50
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300529 SEABROOK, W.B. Jungle Ways . &&&&& 279 p. & 32 large b/w photogr, map 1936 London : George G. Harrap & Co Ltd HARDCOVER: (Orig. green cloth with black titles Cover bit spotted. Small name stamp on endpaper. First 5 pages start loosening, else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa voyages & travel anthropology] EUR 29,50
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300502 SHORE, HERBERT L. & MEGCHELINA SHORE-BOS Come Back, Africa! Fourteen Short Stories from South Africa First edition.. 203 p.,glossary 1968 International Publishers Berlin (DDR) : Seven Seas SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb. Edges of pages bit darkened. VERY GOOD) RARE FIRST EDITION. : A Panorama of the South African Way of Life as seen through 14 stories by 14 South African authors: Phyllis Altman, Herman Charles Bosman, T. H. Gwala, Alex La Guma, William Modisane, Ezekiel Mphahlele, Lewis Nkosi, Alan Paton, Michael Picardie, Marks Dikobe Ramitloa, Richard Rive, E.V. Stone, Alf Wannenburgh, Ronald Williams [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Literature fiction ] EUR 19,50
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18041 SIDAHOME, JOSEPH E. Stories of the Benin Empire First edition. . 196 p., illustrations by Jimo Akolo 1964 Oxford University Press HARDCOVER: t RARE AND SOUGHT AFTER [KEY WORDS: Africa Benin Literature fiction Ehnography Anthropology Oba folklore] EUR 49,50
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4430 SIEVERS, EDGAR Flying Saucer Uber Sudafrika Zur Frage der Besuche aud dem Weltenraum. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on half title in fine-point ink pen. First ed.. . 415 p., index and extensive bibliogr 1955 Pretoria : Sagittarius Verlag HARDCOVER: (Or.cl. b. sl. stained, with some tiny spots, else VERY GOOD ) Rare, especially signed. [KEY WORDS: Africa South-Africa Geography Geographical Geographic UFO Voyages Travel ] EUR 149,50
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2030 SMITH, A. Throw Out Two Hands Ballooning Over Africa. 1st Ed.. . 272 p., num (col.) photogr. 1963 London HARDCOVER: (Or.red cl., dust jacket (small tear back side) G/G) With appendix on balloon lift calculations. [KEY WORDS: Africa Voyages Travel Ballooning Balloon photography; balloon anatomy] EUR 35,00
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300517 SOYINKA, WOLE Kongi's Harvest: A Play First UK Edition, First Printing. . 90 p. 1967 London : Oxford University Press / (Three Crowns Books) SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb.. Nice ex-libris. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa literature play / drama anthropology] EUR 29,50
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300503 SPARK editors Some Essential Features of NKRUMAISM First edition.. 127 p.,glossary 1968 New York : International Publishers SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb. Some pages with a few underlining. Cover bit spotted. VERY GOOD) VERY RARE FIRST EDITION on the ideology of Nkrumah, Kwme (1909-1972). [KEY WORDS: Africa Ghana ideology politics neo colonialism imperialism political emancipation] EUR 32,50
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2201 STANLEY, HENRY M. In Afrikas donkere wildernissen. Tochten, ontdekkingen en ontmoetingen, opsporing van, en terugkeer met Emin Pacha. Volumes I-II.. . I: X + 600 p.; II: (IV)+ 579 p., num. wood engraved ills. and maps, photogr. portrait frontispiece to page I of the first volume. 1891(?) Arnhem-Nijmegen : E. & M. Cohen HARDCOVER: (Rebound in hlf cloth with cardboards, vol 2 bit loosening, some older tape repairs, missing frontispiece to vol 2, else VERY GOOD) First published in English, In darkest Africa, in 1890. This is the first Dutch edition, bound with publisher's promotional brochure,16 p., illustrated with 10 wood-engravings, of which 6 almost full-page, incl. 2 portrs (Stanley & Emin Pacha) advertising the publication of a so-called cheap edition of the work, to be published in `50 installments, incl. conditions for subscribers printed at tail of last page. (This edition does not call for large fold. maps.) [KEY WORDS: Africa Voyages Travel Expeditions ] EUR 139,50
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200131 STATE OF SOUTH AFRICA. State of South Africa: Economic, financial and statistical Year-Book for the Republic of South-Africa.. . 396 p.,index 1968 Johannesburg : Da Gama Publishers HARDCOVER: (Orig. bound in blue gilt stamped leather. VERY GOOD) Contents: South Africa in Figures. Notable Historical Events. Weather Bureau. Election Results. Military Precautions. Important Legislation of Recent Years. The Gold Mining Industry. Immigration. Diamond Industry. Education. Railways, Water. Agriculture. And a lot of other topics. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Economy Sociology Sociological Society ] EUR 14,50
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8248 STORRAR, PATRICIA A colossus of roads. 1st Edition. 108 p., black/white and colour photographs index; bibliography, maps on end papers 1984 Cape Town : Murray and Roberts HARDCOVER: (Orig. gilt.brown cloth,VERY GOOD with GOOD dust jacket) This book commemorates the achievements of a great early 19th C roads engineer, Thomas Bain. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa tranport Colonial history ] EUR 39,50
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300500 SUASSO DE LIMA DE PRADO W.P., P.J. Luipaardmannen en Slangendansers. 1e druk. GESIGNEERD en met opdracht door auteur. 239 p.,pagina-grote z/w foto's 1950s Amsterdam : Scheltens en Giltay HARDCOVER: (Orig in linnen gebonden met goudopdruk. ZEER GOED met GOEDE stofomslag Jezuieten pater met 30 jaar ervaring in Afrika noemt in met vulpen geschreven opdracht de relaties tussen zwart en blank (zoals gezien in de jaren '50) [KEY WORDS: Africa Literature fiction anthropology & ethnography race relations colonial history] EUR 17,50
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3391 TALBOT RICE, TAMARA Die Seldschuken. Herausgeber: Dr. Glyn Daniel.. . 252 p., 80 b/w plates, 58 text ills., bibliogr., index 1963 Köln : Verlag M. DuMont Schauberg HARDCOVER: (Or. cloth w. dust-j. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: africa asia Egypt NEAR EAST Seljuks ] EUR 30,00
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3368 THEAL G. M. Korte Geschiedenis Van Zuid-Afrika 1484-1835. Dutch tranlation. Tweede verbeterde en vermeerderde druk. ADDED newspaper clippings1920's.. . 365 p., engraved plates, (col.)(fold.) maps 1891 's-Gravenhage: Martinus Nijhoff HARDCOVER: (Orig. gilt. maroon cl., some foxing to early and endpages, pencil annot. appear early in book, else VERY GOOD) A history of the country from earliest European contact until 1830's. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa Colonial history Geography Geographical Geographic ] EUR 59,00
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8247 TOMÁS PÉREZ, V. Marruecos. Estudio geográfico-económico. . &&&&& 239 p., num. maps, index, bibliogr. 1935 Barcelona : Bosch : (Orig. stiff decr. wrpprs. light traces of use. VERY GOOD) Rare. [KEY WORDS: africa Marrokko cartography Geography Geographical Geographic Ethnography Anthropology ] EUR 37,50
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200133 TOOLEY, R.V. Collectors' Guide to Maps of the African Continent and Southern Africa First Edition.. . xvi + 132 pages text. and 100 pages with black & white plates, 5 colour plates, 18 illustr. in text, index, 248 x 182 mm. 1969 London: Carta Press HARDCOVER: (Original green cloths, gilt lettering spine. Dust-jacket, protected by mylar.. VERY GOOD) A standard work, now quite difficult to find.. "Mr. Tooley, a recognised authority on the subject, has written this book for collectors of printed maps of Africa, Southern Afnca and the Cape." [KEY WORDS: Africa Maps Map Mapping Cartography Atlases Colonial history history] EUR 77,50
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3215 TREFOIS C. V. Oudnederlandse architectuur in Zuid - Afrika. . &&&&& 112 p., num. b/w photogr. plates, bibliogr., 13 x 21 cm 1969 Melle SOFTCOVER: ( ex-library copy, some small stamps & labels, else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa south africa Colonial history Architecture ] EUR 39,00
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200125 TUTU, DESMOND nze overwinning op de apartheid: de geschiedenis van onze bittere strijd tegen discriminatie in Zuid-Afrika.Transl. of: The rainbow people of God: the making of a peaceful revolution. - London: Doubleday, 1994. . 288 p., bibliogr., index 1994 Baarn : Tirion HARDCOVER: (Orig.linnen met goudopdruk op rug.. Stofomslag. ALS NIEUW) Bloemlezing van brieven, toespraken en preken van de Zuidafrikaanse aartsbisschop, fel bestrijder van de Apartheid. [KEY WORDS: Africa Netherlands Holland Dutch History Politics Apartheid ] EUR 11,50
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300515 ULASI, ADAORA LILY Many Thing You No Understand First Collins / Fontana edition.. . 160 p, 1973 Collins / Fontana SOFTCOVER: (Orig. paperb..Cover illustration is a photo of boy sitting on lap of man wearing a black Napoleon-style hat. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Nigeria literature anthropology] EUR 21,50
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6602 VENCKEN, HARRY Sahara. Land van Angst en Dorst. . &&&&& 221 p., b/w photogr. on plates, map, bibliogr.., 15x23 cm. 1948(?) Nijmegen/Antwerpen : De Koepel HARDCOVER: (Orig. cloth, on first end paper small stain, else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Geography Geographical Geographic voyages & travel ] EUR 12,50
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13031 VILAR, JUAN BTA. Mapas, planos y fortificaciones de Marruecos. s, XVI - XX Bilingüe español-francés. Cartes, plans et fortifications Hispaniques du Maroc. (XVIe-XIXe S). . 604 p., num. (col.) ills and maps, oblong 22x30 cm 1992 Madrid : Instituto de Cooperacion con el Mundo Arabe HARDCOVER: (Encuadernación editorial en tela con sobrecubierta en papel. Estado de conservación: MUY BIEN VERY GOOD). Profusamente ilustrado. Lavishly illustrated work based fundamental research..A very good copy in original cloth, dust wrappers. First edition Oblong 4to, pp.488, many illustrations and maps, some in colour. [KEY WORDS: Africa Maroc Marruecos Cartography Atlases Geography Geographical Geographic Colonial history ] EUR 82,50
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200129 VOORTREKKERMONUMENT Die Voortrekkermonument Pretoria. Amptelike Gids. 7de druk. 88 p., photos and ill., , map, 24,6 x 19 cm. 1972 Pretoria HARDCOVER: (Bound in the original white cloth. VERY GOOD) The book is in Afrikaans. [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa History Politics Voyages Travel ] EUR 9,50
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6561 VOYAGE EN TUNISIE / FRANCISCAINES Un voyage en Tunisie. Les Franciscaines Missionnaires de Marie en Tunisie. . 104 p., b/w illus. n.d. Vanves : Imprimerie Franciscaine Missionnaire SOFTCOVER: (Or. pictorial wrpprs, top spine end bit frayed, else VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Tunisie Voyages Travel Religion ] EUR 27,50
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3572 WAGNER, GÜNTER The Bantu of Western Kenya with special reference to the Vusugu and Logoli. (2 vols in 1). . I: XX+ 511, II: VIII+ 184 p., numerous figures, index 1970 London: Oxford University Press, for the International African Institute HARDCOVER: (Orig. navy cloth gilt. VERY GOOD with GOODdust jacket) A one-volume reprint of 'The Bantu of North Kavirondo', a two volume set published in 1949 and 1956, presenting the extensive field work of Dr. Wagner between 1934 and 1938. [KEY WORDS: Africa Ethnography Anthropology ] EUR 75,00
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13234 WASSERMANN,J Bula matari : das Leben Stanleys. Erstausgabe. 4. ed., twentieth thousand, revised & enlarged . 272 p. : mit vier Bildnisse und einer Karte, bibliogr. 1932 Berlin : Fischer, HARDCOVER: (Orig. cloth, name endpaper. VERY GOOD) [KEY WORDS: Africa Voyages Travel Expeditions Biography ] EUR 19,50
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2160 WESSEL, INGE & DIETZ, C. R. (HRSG.) Deutsches Land in fernen Zonen. Ein Kolonialbuch für Jungen und Mädel. Mit 4 mehrfärbigen Bildern, 100 photographischen Aufnahmen, 88 Federzeichnungen. 7-16 Tsnd.. . 295 p., num. (col.) ills., photogr. plates, maps, glossary 1939(?) Leipzig : Abel & Müller HARDCOVER: (Orig. decor. hlf cloth, cover stained and repaired. Interior VERY GOOD) A national-socialist view on German colonialism, printed by Joh. Enschede en Zonen, Haarlem [KEY WORDS: Africa Colonial history ] EUR 29,50
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2300 ZEUSKE, MICHAEL Sklaven Und Sklaverei in Den Welten Des Atlantiks 1400-1940: Umrisse, Anfänge, Akteure, Vergleichsfelder Und Bibliographien.. . 597 p., maps, bibliogr. 2006 Berlin : Lit Verlag SOFTCOVER: (Orig. pict wrpprs. A few small stains on cover, further AS NEW) Aus dem Inhalt: Sklaven und Globalisierungen: Die Geburt der atlantischen Sklaverei(1450 - 1570); Die Anfänge der atlantischen Sklaverei, Landschaften der Sklaverei: Das westafrikanisch-atlantische Inselreich (Canarias, Cabo Verdes, Ilhas Biajogo und São Tomé-Komplex) 1440 - 1632; Die Entstehung des amerikanisch-atlantischen Systems und die Konkurrenz der Imperien; Revolution im Zentrum der schwarzen Karibik: Deutsche auf der Insel oder Makro und Mikro in der Geschichte der atlantischen Sklaverei; Was kommt nach der Emanzipation; Bibliografien; Dokumente zum Thema Sklaverei und Recht Deutsch. [KEY WORDS: Africa latin America South America slave trade ] EUR 29,50
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10329 ZIERVOGEL, D. A grammar of Northern Transvaal Ndebele: (a Tekela Nguni dialect spoken in the Pietersburg and Potgietersrus districts of the Transvaal Province of the Union of South Africa). First Edition.. 227 p., index, complete with all foldings mapas and tabels 1959 Pretoria : J.L. van Schaik Ltd. : (original pale blue thin card wrappers,, two tiny tears back cover. VERY GOOD) VERY RARE AND SOUGHT AFTER [KEY WORDS: Africa South Africa linguistics anthropology & ethnography ] EUR 74,50
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