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The Siege of Mafeking
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The Siege of Mafeking

By Hamilton J Angus

London: Methuen, 1900. first editiion, rebound in recent quarter calf, with gilt label, internally some light foxing to outer leaves, with a large folding map, neatly repaired without loss, and 16 plates, pages x, (1), 332, nice copy.. First Edition. Quarter Leather. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$144.89

Private Tucker's Boer War Diary: The Transwaal War of 1899, 1900, 1901 and 1902 with the Natal Field Forces
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Private Tucker's Boer War Diary: The Transwaal War of 1899, 1900, 1901 and 1902 with the Natal Field Forces

By Todd, Pamela; Fordham, David

UK: Elm Tree Books, 1980. generally fine copy, near as-new in price-clipped wrapper.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$11.59

War Letters to T.H.W. From South Africa 1899 - 1902 E.H.W
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War Letters to T.H.W. From South Africa 1899 - 1902 E.H.W

By Holt Wilson, Clemency (Ed)

UK: Clemency Holt-Wilson, 1999. generally fine copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$23.18

The Muster-roll of Angus. South African war 1899-1902. A Record and a Tribute
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The Muster-roll of Angus. South African war 1899-1902. A Record and a Tribute

By Salmond J. B. (Editor)

Arbroath: Brodie & Salmond, 1900. beige boards dust-soiled, spine and front cover gilt-decorated, pages 238, (1), with many full-page and other illustrations, text clean and sound.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$52.16

A history of the colony of Sierra Leone, Western Africa, With maps and Appendices
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A history of the colony of Sierra Leone, Western Africa, With maps and Appendices

By Crooks, Major J.J

Dublin: Browne and Nolan, 1903. original maroon cloth nice and clean, gilt vignette of elephant on front board, folding frontispiece coloured map plus another map at rear, 375 pp, some foxing affecting frontispiece and title page, text otherwise tight, clean and sound. Nice copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.34

Kiungani, or Story and History from Central Africa Written By Boys in the Schools of the universities' Mission to Central Africa, Translated and Edited By
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Kiungani, or Story and History from Central Africa Written By Boys in the Schools of the universities' Mission to Central Africa, Translated and Edited By

By Madan A. C. (ed)

London: Bell, 1887. blue decorated cloth a little worn, front free endpaper torn out, ex-W. H. Smith Subscription Library copy, 291 pages, frontispiece, folding map at end, text block clean and generally fine. Madan, as a missionary on Zanzibar, worked with about a hundred Aftican boys who had been rescued from slave ships by British cruisers and brought to the island. Eventually he invited some of them to write down recollections of their homes and wanderings, and any stories they remembered having heard in their own lands and on their travels. Thirteen boys complied, and this book is the result. Madan translated the stories from Swahili. Scarce (only copy online at time of cataloguing).. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$202.84

Let's go (Mission Tours - Africa)
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Let's go (Mission Tours - Africa)

By Gavan Duffy T

Boston: Propagation of the Faith Office, 1928. 511 pages, nice copy in tattered dustwrapper, many illustrations. Account of a journey across Africa from East to West by truck. Publisher has kindly included a folding bookmark map.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Poor. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$34.77

Tropical Africa
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Tropical Africa

By Drummond Henry

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1889. third edition 'completing twentieth thousand', decorated red cloth a bit dust-soiled, stain in one corner where price label removed, internally clean and fresh, with the six folding maps all present. Nice copy.. Third Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$13.91

The Niger Agricultural Project - An Experiment in African Development
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The Niger Agricultural Project - An Experiment in African Development

By Baldwin K. D. S

Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 1957. 221pp. Study of a doomed economic development initiative.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.27

Zulu Tribe in Transition - the Makhanya of Southern Natal
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Zulu Tribe in Transition - the Makhanya of Southern Natal

By Reader D. H

Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1966 Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.. First Edition. Hardcover.

$11.59

The African Awakening
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The African Awakening

By Davidson Basil

Cape, London 1955, 1st, hb, dw with some small tears, else vg/vg. First Edition.

$5.80

Blaise Compaore - Realism and Integrity
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Blaise Compaore - Realism and Integrity

By Guion Jean R.

Paris: Paris: Berger-Levrault, 1991, 1991. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Portrait of the man behind 'Rectification' in Burkina Faso, 122pp plus pages of plates, translated from the French. Compaore, who became President in 1987, is portrayed as a man who believes that the defence of liberties, pluralism of opinion and democracy constitute the only safety rafts for Africa.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.39

The Rhodesia That Was My Life
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The Rhodesia That Was My Life

By Tredgold Sir Robert

London: Allen and Unwin, 1968 Hard Cover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. wrapper soiled at rear, some wear and small tears, book very good. Biography of the former lawyer, politician and Governor General of Rhodesia.. First Edition. Hardcover.

$17.39

The Way to Ilala: David Livingstone's Pilgrimage
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The Way to Ilala: David Livingstone's Pilgrimage

By Debenham

Longmans, London 1955, 1st, hb, no dw, four folding maps and many other illus., cover stained, some childish daubs to half-title and title page, else vg. First Edition. Hardcover.

$5.80

A New Earth - An Experiment in Colonialism
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A New Earth - An Experiment in Colonialism

By Huxley Elspeth

Chatto and Windus, London 1960, 1st, hb, no dw, 8vo, 288pp, 3 maps, illustrations, turquoise cloth, vg. First Edition. Hardcover.

$6.95

An Elementary Geography of The Gold Coast
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An Elementary Geography of The Gold Coast

By Adams D. T

Univ. of London Press 1936, 2nd revised ed, wraps, 8vo, illustrated, a bit dusty, good plus. Soft Cover.

$20.86

Rhodes
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Rhodes

By Millin Sarah Gertrude

Chatto, Lon. 1936 reprint in The Golden Library, hb, no dw, vg. Hardcover.

$5.80

FBI 1948-1963 - a Work of Co-Operation and Development
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FBI 1948-1963 - a Work of Co-Operation and Development

By F. B. I

Brussels: FBI, 1964. Soft Cover. Very Good/Fair. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. An account of 15 years' operation by the Native Welfare Fund in the Congo, Rwanda and Burundi..

$11.59

No Outspan
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No Outspan

By Reitz Deneys

Faber, London 1943, 1st, hb, no dw, 8vo, 288pp, folding maps at rear, front endpaper removed, else vg. First Edition. Hardcover.

$11.59

Race and Politics in Kenya: A Correspondence
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Race and Politics in Kenya: A Correspondence

By Huxley Elspeth and Margery Perham

Faber and Faber, London 1944, 1st, hb, no dw, 8vo, 247pp, folding maps, cloth sunned and dusty, else good.. Hardcover.

$9.27