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The Life and Explorations of Dr. Livingstone Carefully Compiled From Reliable Sources

By: (Roberts, John S.)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, Adam & Co.: no date

Seller ID: 75635

Condition: backstrip partially detached on vol.1, slightly shaken, heavy soiling to front cover of vol.2, scuffed covers contents good


632pp, engraved illustrations. quarto hardbound engraved colored title page, two volumes decorative covers View more info

Africa, Oxford Regional Economic Atlas

By: ADY, P.H. 9ed.); et. al.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Clearendon Press: 1970

Edition: Third printing

Seller ID: 93472

Condition: slightly cocked binding remains tight, color maps, c12lean interior, Good


164pp, large octavo View more info

Ikenga Journal of African Studies (Lot of 6 miscellaneous volumes) 1972-1984

By: AFIGBO (A.E.) editor

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Nsukka, U of Nigeria: 1972-1984

Edition: First

Seller ID: 85746

Condition: cover wear otherwise good+


varia pagination, octavo paper volumes included volumes: vol.1 no.1, vol.2 no.1, vol.3 no.1/2, vol.4 no.1, vol.5 no.1, vol.6 no.1/2 View more info

Carl Akeley's Africa

By: AKELEY, Mary L Jobe

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Blue Ribbon Books: 1932

Edition: seventh printing

Seller ID: 99980

Condition: tight binding, oxidized endpapers/pastedowns, no marks to the text, tanned spine with bumped ends, owner's name, worn boards with clear stamps, Good


321pp, octavo View more info

Debates of African Legislatures

By: ALMAN (Miriam) editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, W. Heffer: 1972

Edition: First

Seller ID: 95196

Condition: cover wear, spine fade, slight pencil mark to front, tight binding, clean throughout, Good +


79pp, octavo View more info

Narrative of an Exploring Voyage Up the Rivers Kwora and Binue Commonly Known as the Niger and Tsadda in 1854

By: BAIKIE (William Balfour)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Frank Cass: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 75314

Condition: slight fading, cover wear otherwise very good-


456pp folded charts octavo cloth View more info

Dictionary of Black African Civilization translated from the French

By: BALANDIER (Georges) and Jacques Maquet

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Leon Amiel: 1974

Edition: First

Seller ID: 75628

ISBN: 0814804802

Condition: very good in mildly worn and chipped dustwrapper


350pp b/w illustrations quarto hardbound View more info

The Sociology of Black Africa: Social Dynamics in Central Africa, translated from the French

By: BALANDIER, Georges

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Praeger: 1970

Edition: First

Seller ID: 95418

Condition: tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good+


540pp. octavo hardbound View more info

Les Peuples de La Corne D'Afrique texte de Graham Hancok traduit de L'Anglais

By: BECKWITH (Carol ) and Angela Fisher

Price: $40.00

Publisher: np, Editions du Chene: 1990

Edition: First

Seller ID: 87831

ISBN: 2851086464

Condition: very good in slightly worn dustwrapper


320pp color illustrations large quarto cloth View more info

New England Merchants in Africa a History Through Documents 1802 to 1865

By: BENNETT (Norman) and George Brooks Jr. editors

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Boston U.P.: 1965

Edition: First

Seller ID: 75225

Condition: very good in slightly worn dustwrapper in brodart


576pp b/w illustrations octavo cloth African Research Studies #7 View more info

African Homicide and Suicide

By: BOHANNAN (Paul) editor

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Princeton NJ, Princeton U.P.: 1969

Edition: Second printing

Seller ID: 88785

ISBN: 0691093016

Condition: foxing to edges, otherwise very good-


270pp, clothbound octavo View more info

Across Africa complete in two volumes

By: CAMERON (Verney Lovett )

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Daldy, Isbister & Co.: 1877

Edition: First

Seller ID: 75300

Condition: rebound, prize binding, hinges starting both volumes, cover wear otherwise near good


389pp + 366pp b/w engraved illustrations, facsimiles NO map or map pocket octavo leather "Cambridge University Local Examination Blackpool Centre" in gilt lettering on both front covers in rebinding they didn't include the map or the map pocket. View more info

Ulendo, Travels of a Naturalist In and Out of Africa

By: CARR ( Archie)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1964

Edition: First

Seller ID: 95796

Condition: owner name, cover wear, tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good-


258pp, b/w illustrations, octavo View more info

The Last Africans

By: CHESI, Gert

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Perlinger: 1981

Edition: 3rd edition Revised

Seller ID: 94811

ISBN: 3853990029

Condition: cover wear, tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good-


239pp., quarto View more info

African Studies (Formerly Bantu Studies) (Lot of 25 nearly consecutive volumes) 1955-1962

By: COLE (D.T.) et al editor

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Johannesburg, U of Witwatersrand: 1955-1962

Edition: First

Seller ID: 85588

Condition: cover wear otherwise good+ volumes


varia pagination, octavo paperback volumes included volumes: vol.14 no.1-4, vol.15 no.1-4, vol.16 no.1-4, vol.17 no.1-4, vol.18 no.1-4, vol.19 no.1, vol.20 no.2-4, vol.21 no.1 View more info

The Traditional Artist in African Societies

By: D'AZEVEDO (Warren) editor

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1973

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 95092

Condition: minor corner bumping, cover wear, tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good-


454pp, b/w illustrations, octavo review slip laid in, a presentation copy signed Warren View more info

The African Studies Review (Lot of 7 miscellaneous volumes) 1983-1992

By: DAVIS (R. Hunt Jr.) editor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, UCLA African Studies Assn.: 1983-1992

Edition: First

Seller ID: 85584

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good volumes


varia pagination, octavo paper volumes included volumes: vol.26 no.3/4, vol.28 no.4, vol.29 no.2, vol.33 no.1, vol.34 no.1, vol.35 no.1, vol.35 no.2 View more info

Manuel Scientifique de L'Afrique Noire

By: DE PEDRALS (D-P.)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Paris, Payot: 1949

Edition: First

Seller ID: 95139

Condition: owners names, light soiling and cover wear, small tear at borttom front, tight binding, clean throughout, Good +


201pp+ads, b/w text figures, octavo View more info

Black Eros Sexual Customs of Africa From Prehistory to the Present Day translated by Peter Whigham

By: DE RACHEWILTZ (Boris)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Lyle Stuart: 1964

Edition: First

Seller ID: 88955

Condition: very good in worn and torn dustwrapper


329pp, color + b/w illustrations, octavo View more info

Black Eros Sexual Customs of Africa From Prehistory to the Present Day translated by Peter Whigham

By: DE RACHEWILTZ (Boris)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: NY, Lyle Stuart: 1964

Edition: First

Seller ID: 88956

Condition: very good in slightly torn dustwrapper


329pp, color + b/w illustrations, octavo View more info

In the Footsteps of Livingstone being the Diaries and Travel Notes made by...edited by John Irving w/ illus. by the author

By: DOLMAN (Alfred)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, John Lane: 1924

Edition: First

Seller ID: 75234

Condition: backstrip starting, owners stamp cover wear otherwise, Fair


269, color frontis & b/w illustrations octavo cloth View more info

Ethnicity in Modern Africa

By: DU TOIT (Brian) editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boulder, Westview Press: 1978

Edition: First

Seller ID: 95816

ISBN: 0891583149

Condition: tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good


319pp, octavo View more info

The Invisible Present: African Art and Literature

By: DUERDEN, Dennis

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Harper: 1975

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 95419

ISBN: 0064320006

Condition: tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good


169pp, octavo, signed presentation copy signed in full by author View more info

The Archaeological and Linguistic Reconstruction of African History

By: EHRET (Christopher ) and Merrick Posnansky editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkeley, UC: 1982

Edition: First

Seller ID: 75230

ISBN: 0520045939

Condition: underlining otherwise good in worn dustwrapper


299pp octavo cloth View more info

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion: Africa

By: EICHER, Joanne B. (ed.) & ROSS, Doran H. (ed.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Berg: 2010

Edition: First

Seller ID: 92657

ISBN: 1847883907

Condition: slightly cocked binding remains tight, front hinge is a bit split at the title page, clean andunmarkes pages, clean and colorful boards with mild shelfwear, Good


585pp, quarto View more info

Pageants of the African World

By: ENEM (E.U.) editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lagos, Nigeria Magazine: 1980

Edition: First

Seller ID: 94989

ISBN: 9781730005

Condition: scratching and cover wear, top spine bump, tight binding, clean throughout, Good +


122pp, color+b/w illustrations, oblong quarto View more info

Children in Africa A Review of Psychological Research

By: EVANS (Judith)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Teachers College: 1970

Edition: First

Seller ID: 95180

Condition: mild spine fade, cover wear, tight binding, clean throughout, Good +


115pp, octavo View more info

A History of Africa (Complete in Two Volumes)

By: FAGE (J.D.) w/ William Tordoff

Price: $65.00

Publisher: The Folio Society: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 88502

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good volumes in slightly worn slipcase with 1.25" split at top open side corner otherwise very good-


324pp+378pp, octavo clothbound volumes with gilt titles and cover decor in publisher's slipcase View more info

Palavers of African Literature Essays in Honor of Bernth Lindfors Volume 1

By: FALOLA (Toyin) and Barbara Harlow editors

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Trenton, Africa World Press: 2002

Edition: Paper edition

Seller ID: 75269

ISBN: 0865439923

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good


399pp b/w illustrations 8vo paperback View more info

Christianity and Social Change in Africa Essays in Honor of J.D.Y Peel

By: FALOLA (Toyin) editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Durham, Carolina Academic Press: 2005

Edition: First

Seller ID: 75246

ISBN: 1594601356

Condition: very good in slightly worn dustwrapper


676pp octavo cloth signed copy "T.F." View more info

Power and Nationalism in Modern Africa: Essays in Honor of Don Ohadike

By: FALOLA, Toyin (ed.) & HASSAN, Salah (ed.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Carolina Academic Press: 2008

Edition: First

Seller ID: 92654

ISBN: 1594604908

Condition: tight binding, clean and white pages, glossy wraps with a touch of edgewear at the bottom corner, Near Fine


479pp, large octavo View more info

Wahlverwandschaften Elective Affinities Eine Gedenschrift, Tributes and Essays on Germanic and African Studies in Memory of Edith Ihekweazu 1941-1991

By: FEUSER (Willfried) et al editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bayreuth, Boomerang Press: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: 95198

ISBN: 3929268019

Condition: scuffing and cover wear with scratching to front, tight binding, clean throughout, Good +


269pp, small octavo text in German and English View more info

Social Implications of Industrialization and Urbanization in Africa South of the Sahara

By: FORDE, Daryll, et.al.

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Paris, UNESCO: 1956

Edition: Second printing

Seller ID: 95412

Condition: tigh binding, small stain on front cover, clean throughout, Very Good-


763pp, octavo View more info

La Civilisation Africaine traduit par Dr. H. Back et D. Ermont

By: FROBENIUS (Leo)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Le Rocher, Collection Civilisation et Tradition: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 94938

ISBN: 226800166

Condition: minor dampstain to bottom front, cover wear, tight binding, clean throughout, Good


362pp, b/w illustrations, tall octavo View more info

La Civilisation Africaine traduit par Dr. H. Back et D. Ermont

By: FROBENIUS, Leo

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Gallimard: 1952

Edition: 3rd edition

Seller ID: 95215

Condition: no marks to the text, cover wear with tears at the hinges, riugh cut page edges, Good-


370pp + b/w illustrations, octavo paper View more info

La Civilisation Africaine traduit par Dr. H. Back et D. Ermont

By: FROBENIUS, Leo

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Paris, Gallimard: 1952

Edition: 3rd edition

Seller ID: 95216

Condition: no marks to the text, foxing, cover wear with torn corners, Good-


370pp + b/w illustrations octavo paper View more info

The Development of African Private Enterprise

By: GEIGER (Theodore ) & W. Armstrong

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Wash. DC, Nat. Planning Assn.: 1964

Edition: First

Seller ID: 95066

Condition: scuffing and cover wear, creasing, tight binding, clean throughout, Good +


158pp, octavo Planning Pamphlet #120 View more info

Ethnology of Africa Hall D

By: HAMBLY (Wilfrid)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Field Museum: 1930

Edition: First

Seller ID: 75280

Condition: cover wear otherwise very good-


226pp + 42 b/w illustrations 8vo paperback Guide part 3 View more info

African Speaks a Story of Adventure...First Trans-African Journey by Motor Truck...

By: HOEFLER (Paul)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Phila, John C. Winston: 1931

Edition: First

Seller ID: 75235

Condition: faded boards with cover wear otherwise good


469pp, color, b/w illustrations. octavo hardbound View more info

Spatial Boundaries and Social Dynamics Case Studies from Food-Producing Societies

By: HOLL (Augustin) Thomas E. Levy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, International Monographs in Prehistory: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: 75629

ISBN: 1879621053

Condition: owners stamp, slight cover wear otherwise very good


133pp b/w illustrations text figures cloth quarto Ethnoarchaeological Series 2 View more info

Varia Africana III (includes Cerulli on Folk-Literature of Galla, C. Peabody on Prehistoric Collections from Northwest Africa, Stannus on Wayao of Nyasaland )

By: HOOTON (E.A.) et al

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Peabody Museum: 1922

Edition: First

Seller ID: 75623

Condition: cover wear otherwise very good


372pp + 23 plates b/w illustrations quarto hardbound Harvard African Studies Volume 3 View more info

Constructing and Transforming Persons: Anthropological Perspectives on Rites, Symbols and Meaning in African Initiation

By: JOHNSON (Michelle Cecilia)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Urbana, Author: 1998

Edition: First

Seller ID: 96380

Condition: cover wear, tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good-


92pp, spiralbound quarto thesis for MA U of Illinois, tls laid in to Professor Simon Ottenberg View more info

Negroland or, Light Thrown Upon the Dark Continent. The History of African Exploration and Adventure

By: JONES, Charles H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hurst & Co.: 1881

Edition: First

Seller ID: 90129

Condition: gift inscription, stain to title page and endpapers, cover wear/soiling, Good +


496pp, octavo View more info

Black Paris; The African Writers' Landscape w/ a foreword by Simon Njami

By: JULES-ROSETTE (Bennnetta )

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Urbana, U of Illinois: 1998

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 94946

ISBN: 0252020669

Condition: tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good+


350pp, b/w illustrations, octavo presentation copy signed 'Bennetta' View more info

African Pentalcostalism An Introduction

By: KALU (Ogbu)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 2008

Edition: First

Seller ID: 75251

ISBN: 0195340000

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good


359pp octavo cloth View more info

Deutsche Dissertationen uber Afrika Ein Verzeichnis fur Die Jahre 1918-1959

By: KOHLER, Jochen (ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bonn, Kurt Schroeder: 1962

Edition: First

Seller ID: 95232

Condition: tight binding, faded wrap edges, clean throughout, Good+


unpaginated, small octavo View more info

East Africa's Cultural Heritage

By: KOINANGE (Mbiyu) et al

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Nairobi, East African institute: 1966

Edition: First

Seller ID: 95053

Condition: mild scuffing and cover wear, tight binding, clean throughout, Good +


128pp, b/w illustrations, octavo African Contemporary Mongraphs #4 View more info

African Foragers Environment, Technology, Interactions

By: KUSIMBA (Sibel Barut)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Walnut Creek, AltaMira Press: 2003

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 75341

ISBN: 075910154x

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good


284pp. b/w illustrations text figures paper octavo Signed presentation copy View more info

Revue de la Bibliotheque Nationale #34 Histoire de l'Afrique issue

By: LADURIE (Emmanuel Le Roy) editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paris, Bibliotheque Nationale: 1989

Edition: First

Seller ID: 75618

Condition: cover wear otherwise good


84pp + ads color b/w illustrations quarto paper View more info

Journal of An Expedition to Explore the Course and Termination of the Niger ... in two volumes

By: LANDER (Richard and John)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Tegg: 1838

Edition: 2nd edition

Seller ID: 75301

Condition: cover wear otherwise good-


319pp + 398pp 12mo brown cloth View more info