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Jungle Magic, My Life Among the Witch Doctors of West Africa
 by Neal, James H.
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Near fine black cloth, fine inside, with a dustjacket not price clipped and protected in clear plastic. This book was published in England as "Juju in... Details
The Edge of Freedom
 by Oakes, John B.
Price: US $7.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A thoughtful examination of U.S. approaches to Africa, Yugoslavia and Poland at the beginning of the Kennedy administration, by an important member of... Details
The Fishermen
 by Obioma, Chigozie
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Shortlisted for the Man Booker prize, a splendid first novel set in a village of Nigeria. Fine copy with fine dust jacket that is NOT price clipped. Details
STABILITY & INSTABILITY IN POLITICS - The Case of Nigeria and Cameroun
 by Ofiaja, Nicholas D
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
The author was a Nigerian diplomat, who obtained advance degrees from Brooklyn College and Columbia Univ. This book may be the outgrowth of his docto... Details
Journey to the Source of the Nile
 by Ondaatje, Christopher
Price: US $15.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Beautifully illustrated guide to the 19th Century European explorations to discover the source of the Nile River. A great saga which consumed Europ... Details
Life in Abyssinia, 2 Volumes
 by Parkyns, Mansfield
Price: US $325.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Subtitle, "Being Notes Collected During three Years' Residence and Travels in that Country". Big game hunting, remote travel, culture and tribes, thi... Details
Life, Scenery, and Customs In Sierra Leone, 2 volumes
 by Poole, Thomas Eyre
Price: US $1490.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
The author , long resident in Sierra Leone, was an observant Colonial and Garrison Chaplain in Sierra Leone. A very pretty 2 volumes in dark blue mo... Details
Structure and Conflict In Nigeria
 by Post, K.W.J. & Michael Vichers
Price: US $16.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Kenneth Post is a highly regarded academic studying West Africa. This is written in the aftermath of the failure of the Nigerian political system in ... Details
The Cambridge History of the British Empire, Volume 3, The Empire-Commonwealth 1783-1870, Growth of the New Empire
 by Rose, J.H., And A.P. Newton, and E.A. Benians, Editors
Price: US $32.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
A thick volume on the beginnings, conflict with France, abolition of the slave trade, colonies and the industrial revolution, colonial problems and po... Details
The Abyssinian
 by Rufin, Jean-Christophe
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Beautiful copy of the author's first book, winner of the Prix Goncourt, and deservedly so. A great story revolving around an Embassy to the ruler of... Details
Black Man's Palaver
 by Ryan, Isobel
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Near fine original brown cloth / no dustjacket. A delightful introduction to "wawa", (West Africa Wins Again), life for the expatriate in Lagos in th... Details
Maasai
 by Saitoti, Tepilit Ole
Price: US $45.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Superb report, the author a Maasai, with profuse, stunning color photos. Fine, in a fine dustjacket. No prior owner marks. Details
Juan Maria Schuver's Travels in North East Africa 1880-1883
 by Schuver, Juan Maria, Edited By Wendy James
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Schuver was a Dutch explorer, who went south from Cairo in 1880, seeking a new route to East Africa. The Mahdist revolt in Sudan forced him into the ... Details
Baba of Karo, a Woman of the Moslem Hausa
 by Smith, Mary
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Karo is near Zaria, in northern Nigeria. A classic of anthropology and history at the southern fringe of the Sahara - reaching back to slave trading ... Details
Isara, a Voyage Around "Essay"
 by Soyinka, Wole
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Fine/ fine dustjacket. Recommended to anyone interested in the ambiguities between British colonialist and Africans late 19th & early 20th C. A won... Details
The Open Sore of a Continent
 by Soyinka, Wole
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, "A Personal Narrative of the Nigerian Crisis". This is a cry of the heart by the Nobel Laureate, who had to flee the Generals of a corrupt... Details
Pioneering In The Congo
 by Springer, John M and Helen
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Very good original tan cloth. Methodist missionaries, SIGNED on the front endpaper to the Bishop & Mrs Fisher in Capetown, during their 1925 visit. Il... Details
Pioneering In The Congo - inscribed by the Authors
 by Springer, John M and Helen
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
Inscribed by the author to the Methodist Bishop in Cape Town. Early 20th Century missionary effort in the Belgium Congo, not an easy task at that tim... Details
Coomasie and Magdala, the Story of Two British Campaigns in Africa
 by Stanley, Henry M.
Price: US $260.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Edition: First Edition
Stanley accompanied two British expeditions in Africa as the special correspondent for the N.Y. Herald. One in Ethiopia, and the second in Ghana. ... Details
The African Republic of Liberia , and the Belgian Congo, 2 Vol.
 by Strong, Richard P (editor)
Price: US $70.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, "Based on the Observations Made and Material Collected During the Harvard African Expedition 1926-1927". Original brown cloth with some we... Details
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