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The Queen of Katwe: a Story of Life, Chess, and One Extraordinary girl's Dream of Becominga Grand Master
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The Queen of Katwe: a Story of Life, Chess, and One Extraordinary girl's Dream of Becominga Grand Master

By Crothers, Tim

New York, NY: Scribner, 2012. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. A few scattered black and white photos.. First Edition, 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. Mylared.

$20.00

Congorilla: Adventures with Pygmies and Gorillas in Africa

By Martin Johnson

NYC: Blue Ribbon Books, Inc., 1931. 281pp. Original green cloth covered boards. Illustrated, Pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowed with age. Hinges are creased (and text block is pulling away from boards when opened) but pages are still secure. Outer page edges are dust soiled/scuffed. Boards have denting to head/heel of spine, slight scuffing/finger soiling to panels, moderate rubbing to extremities. Nice reading copy. . First Thus. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$24.20

Myths And Attitudes: An Inside Look at Coloured People

By R. E. Van Der Ross

Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1979. 115pp. Original cloth covered boards. Inscribed to previous owner and signed by R.E. Van der Ross on title-page. Stated First Edition 1979. Pages are clean (unmarked) but slightly age-toned. Binding is tight and secure. Boards have some rubbing to head/heel of spine and corners. Unclipped pictorial DJ has rubbing to extremities. Looks nice in added protective mylar covering. Nice copy and scarce as signed.. Signed by Author. First Edition, Collectible. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$55.00

Archaic Egypt

By Emery, W.B.

London: Penguin, 1991. pages yellowed. remainder mark. binding tight, hinges cracked. edge wear with dents, chips. corners dented, starting to split. covers worn, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed/chipped, ect. covers creased along spine edge from use. spine edges worn, creased, chipped, dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . 2nd Printing. Trade Paperback. Good -.

$7.70

Mission Responsible Untold Story of Untold Sufferings of Gods Children in Africa

By Gogo, J.C.

Earth: Word Clearinghouse, 2007. pages clean. binding tight, hinges creased. edge wear. corners dented, creased slightly and starting to split. covers worn, scratched, scuffed, ink chipped, soiled slightly, ect. covers creased along spine edge from use. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Not Stated. Trade Paperback. Good.

$6.60

Sangoma: My Odyssey Into the Spirit world of Africa

By Hall, James

New York, NY: Tarcher/Putnam, 1994. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. One section of black and white photos.. First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. Mylared.

$12.10

The Lie of the Land Challenging Received Wisdom on the African Environment

By Leach, Melissa and Robin Mearns (eds.)

U.S.A.: Heinemann, 1996. a good reading copy. pages clean and bright but edges yellowed. binding tight. edge wear. corners dented and starting to split. general shelf wear. . Later Printing. Trade Paperback. Good +.

$25.00

Gallery Bundu
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Gallery Bundu

By Stoller, Paul

Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2005. A reading copy in nice condition. Treated well. Cover is clean with little signs of wear. Pages are clean and bright. Some light soiling of the top page edge. Binding is tight. Cover tips are beginning to split. . Trade Paperback. Soft Cover. Very Good -.

$8.25

An Elegy for Easterly
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An Elegy for Easterly

By Gappah, Petina

New York, NY: Faber & Faber, 2009. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. . First Edition, 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Good +.

$12.65

Honorary White

By Braithwaite, E. R.

New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1975. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Front page edge is lightly soiled. Jacket edges and corners are worn. Top page edge is painted brown.. First Edition, 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Mylared.

$22.00

Edge of Eden
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Edge of Eden

By Proffitt, Nicholas

New York, NY: Bantam, 1990. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. . First Edition, 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$8.80

Possessing the Secret of Joy
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Possessing the Secret of Joy

By Walker, Alice

New York, NY: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1992. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean but yellowing at the edges. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear.. First Edition, 5th Printing. Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$9.90