Category: Africa


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Unity in Action; ANC 1912-1982; Poster


Price: $20.00

Publisher: South Africa, ANC: 1982

Edition: Unknown Edition

Seller ID: 050357

Condition: VG+

African National Congress Poster celebrating their 70th Anniversary. Produced while Nelson Mandela was still inprisoned. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Rolled. Never Mounted. Minor age wear. To be shipped rolled in a tube. View more info

Aman: The Story of a Somali Girl

By: AMAN with BARNES, Virginia Lee and BODDY, Janice

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Toronto, Knopf Canada: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08599

ISBN: 0-394-28037-7

Condition: Good VG

Story of a young Somali Woman growing up in a nomadic tribal society. 349pp, map. Very clean copy with sound binding. Ink name on ffep. View more info

Dialogues with a forest people : the Songola and their plant world in the tropical rainforest of Central Africa

By: ANKEI, Takako

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Tokyo, To¯kyo¯ gaikoku daigaku Ajia, Afurika gengo bunka Kenkyu¯jo: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34913

ISBN: 4863370202

Condition: As New

ILCAA study of languages and cultures of Asia and Africa., Monograph series, 47. Japanese title - Mori no hito to no taiwa : nettai Afurika Songo¯rajin no kurashi no shokubutsushi. Japanese language text. 613 p. : illustrated. ; 27 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy. The latest scholarship on the plants of the Songola region of Central Africa. Weight, 1.214g. View more info

Paul Cuffe and the African Promised Land

By: ATKIN, Mary Gage

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Nashville, Thomas Nelson: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07988

ISBN: 0-8407-6521-5

Condition: Fine

A biography of the Afro-American sea captain who sought to attract freed blacks from America to the colony of Sierra Leone. Written for Juvenile market. 160pp. Book is as new. Dustjacket has minor edge wear. View more info

African-American Consciousness: Reclaiming Your History

By: BALLARD, John Henry

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Marina Del Rey, Author Published: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18186

ISBN: 0932279996

Condition: Fine

Discover the Real Africa and your Afro-American roots. Introduction by Nelson Mandela. 195pp, photo illustrated, maps etc. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. 'As new'. Weight, 550g. View more info

Egypt of the Egyptians

By: BALLS, W. Lawrence

Price: $22.50

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19889

Condition: Good VG

History of Egypt and an account of the modern country. 266pp, photo illustrated, 20pp publisher's catalog at back. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Very minor wear to green cloth at tips. Attractive copy. Weight, 530g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs g unpacked and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. Other Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone ... View more info

Oilitics in a Changing Society: A Political History of the Fort Jameson Ngoni


Price: $35.00

Publisher: UK, Manchester Univ Press: 1967

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 036994

Condition: Fine

Sociological analysis of political developments over a period of about 150 years, from 1821-1949, among a group of Ngoni now living in Zambia and Malawi. Second edition, of 1949 first, incorporates, 'Seven Types of segmentation'. Institute for Social Research, University of Zambia. 245pp, photo illustrated, tables, folding chart. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Virtually 'as new' except for slight wear to the foot of the spine on the dustjacket only. Weight, 462g. View more info

The Zulu War: A Pictorial History

By: BARTHORP, Michael

Price: $9.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Sterling Pub Co Inc: 1990

Edition: Later Printing of 1980

Seller ID: 1371

ISBN: 0713714697

Condition: Almost 'As New'

Text and photographs depict scenes from the Zulu War and discuss the causes of the war, opposing forces, and the course of the campaign. ix, 181 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm. Absolutely 'as new' nexcept for a name/date in ink to the top margin of the htp. Weight, 532g View more info

144 Photographic Views, Panoramas, etc., shewing the Principal Places of Interest throughout the Whole of South Africa. Also most interesting Scenes and Studies taken from Life

By: BENJAMIN, B. - Publisher

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cape Town, B. Benjamin:

Edition: Edition Unknown; Presusmed First

Seller ID: 1305

Condition: Good, or Better

Undated - circa 1890s - appears to be pre-Boer War. 144 printed photographic views in b&w. Very Good quality images - quite sharp and clean - wide ranging through South Africa and of interesting subjects-views. Some minor soiling in the interior, but no marks or damage. Bindin firm but probably repaired. Orage cloth boards show very little wear but do exhibit bubbling-blistering. Cloth at spine show wear near head of spine. Gilt titles and decoration quite bright. Not handsome but complete an sound. Weight, 327g. Lettermail may apply. View more info

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Dark Safari: The Life Behind the Legend of Henry Morton Stanley


Price: $9.95

Publisher: Austin, Texas, U.S.A., Univ of Texas Press: 1993

Edition: First UofT Press Edition

Seller ID: 045137

ISBN: 0292708025

Condition: About Fine

Biography of Henry Morton Stanley [1841-1904], British explorer of Africa and Victorian hero. 401pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. An almost 'as new' copy. Weight, 685g. View more info

The Long Walks: Journeys to the Sources of the White Nile

By: BRADNUM, Frederick

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Readers Union/Gollancz: 1970

Seller ID: 07479

Condition: About Fine

Story of three expeditions to find the Source of the White Nile, 1857-1865 - Burton, Speke, Grant, Baker. 271pp, photo illustrated, endpaper maps. View more info

Reeftown Elite:a Study of Social Mobility in a Modern African Community on the Reef: A Study of Social Mobility in a Modern African Community on the Reef


Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, Routledge and K. Paul: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25511

ISBN: 0710069286

Condition: VG+

A volume in 'The International Library of Sociology & Social Reconstruction'. 335pp, tables, 15pp publisher's catalog at rear. Bright, clean interior. Unmarked. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. Unclipped dustjacket with a little edge wear. Weight, 660g. View more info

Hidden Lives, Hidden Deaths: South Africa's Crippling of a Continent

By: BRITTAIN, Victoria

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24451

ISBN: 0571139078

Condition: About Fine

Conflict in the region of southern Africa, emanating from the old republic of South Africa.189pp. Clean interior, pages browning lightly. Unclipped dustjacket, bright and clean. Weight, 380g. View more info

Rhodesian Perspective

By: BULL, Theodore - Editor

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09444

Condition: About Fine

Political, social and economic developments in Britain's colony of Southern Rhodesia from its earliest times. Edited by a journalist from the Central African Examiner. 184pp, endpaper maps. Book is bright with solid binding. Dustjacket has a little top-edge wear and light soiling. View more info

Diamonds Unlimited

By: BURGESS, Percy Herbert Edward

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, Adventurers Club: 1960

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 32043

Condition: About Fine

Autobiographical account of Ex-Chief Inspector Percy Burgess, C.I.D., of his appointment as Chief of Security at the Williamson Diamond Mine at Mwadui, Tanganyika [now Tanzania]. 190pp, phto illustrated. Internally bright and clean. Unmarked except for a donation noet to the ffep. Tight, square binding, sound hinges. No wear to the bright orange-red cloth. The unclipp[ed dustjacket shows some light edge wear with a closed 2" tear to the rear panel. Weight, 345g. View more info

There Are No South Africans


Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson and Sons: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14401

Condition: Near Fine

A wartime view of South Africa's political and economic problems. 412pp, errata slip laid-in. Bright, clean interior with a sound binding. Small piece cut from rear, free endpaper. Red cloth boards are bright and clean. Corners somewhat bumped. Dustjacket has survived but with wear to most edges and a 1" tear at head of spine. Otherwise quite bright and clean. Weight, 630g. View more info

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Culture in Another South Africa

By: CAMPSCHREUR, Willem (editor] DIVENDAL, Joost (editor)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Northampton, MA, U.S.A., Interlink Publishing Group, Incorporated: 1989

Edition: First Trade Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 20568

ISBN: 0940793369

Condition: Near Fine

Culture in South Africa at the moment of liberation from apartheid. 288pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, nearly 'as new'. No creasing to spine. Micro wear to some edges. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 600g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates are based on specific destination and weight. Online estimates by the Listing Site m... View more info

The Mystery of a Cockcrow: A Play in Three Acts


Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tema, Ghana, Ghana Publishing Co.: 1989

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 26381

ISBN: 9964103565

Condition: About Fine

'A play in three acts, is centered on a small village, and lays bare the full miseriues of matrilineal inheritance in the Ghanian Society'. 52pp. Bright, clean copy with a tight, square binding. Colorfully illustrated front panel. Weight, 60g. View more info

Cape Town and the Picturesque Peninsula


Price: $16.50

Publisher: Cape Town, SA, Cape Times Limited:

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 041913

Condition: Very Good

Photo booklet showing the sights of the Cape Town, South Africa, and environs. Sepia-toned photo illustrations, text in English. 32pp. Bright, clean interior. Sound, stapled binding. Undated, 1930s. Price of 2/- [2 shillings], on the front cover. Clean wraps with minor wear to some edges and a little soiling to the rear wrap Weight, 280g. View more info

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African Designs of the Congo, Nigeria, the Cameroons and the Guinea Coast

By: CARAWAY, Caren

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Owings Mills, Maryland, U.S.A., Stemmer House Pub: 1994

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 047116

ISBN: 0880450932

Condition: About Fine

Originally published as three separate volumes under the following titles: African designs of the Congo; African designs of the Guinea Cost; and African designs of Nigeria and the Cameroons. A volume in the 'International Design Library'. 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 28 cm. Weight, 520g. Bright, cl;ean copy, still fresh. Ink signature to thetitle page otherwise completely unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. View more info