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Pedagogy in Process: The Letters to Guinea-Bissau

by Freire, Paulo; foreword by Jonathan Kozol; translated by Carman St. John Hunter

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Published
1983
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9780826401366
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New York: Continuum, 1983. Hardcover. 178p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., very good condition in a lightly worn price-clipped dj.
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image of West Africa; quest for God and gold, 1454 - 1578; a survey of the first century of white enterprise in West Africa, with particular reference to the achievement of the Portuguese and their rivalries with other European powers

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London: Curzon Press, 1977. Hardcover. xxi+246p., preface, introduction, footnotes, appendix, bibliography, index, maps and illustrations, very good second edition revised and enlarged, in a lightly worn dj. Originally published in 1931 as "European Beginnings in West Africa 1454 - 1578.
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image of A la Gloire de l'Afrique Occidentale Francaise: Trois Siecles d'Efforts Communs, 1626-1938

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1938. Single sheet folded to make a 10 panel brochure, 4.75 x 9.5 inches when folded, illus., worn and lightly foxed, 2 folds split and repaired with tape, a reading copy only. Text in French. Tourist guide to the seven colonies of French Western Africa.
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My Life in the Bush of Ghosts

by Tutuola, Amos. With a foreword by Geoffrey Parrinder

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Published
1964
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London: Faber and Faber, 1964. Paperback. 174p. Very good.
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Agriculture, Elevage et Pauvrete en Afrique de l'Ouest

by Mbaye, Ahmadou Aly; David W Roland-Holst; Joachim Otté

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Published
2007
ISBN
9782912717184
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Dakar: Édition CREA, 2007. 207p., very good in wraps, text in French.
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image of Jali Kunda: Griots of West Africa and Beyond

Jali Kunda: Griots of West Africa and Beyond

by Kopka, Matthew and Iris Brooks

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Published
1996
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Roslyn: Ellipsis Arts, 1996. Paperback. 96p., 7.5x10.25 inches, color photographs, fine first edition slim trade paperback in pictorial wraps. No Compact Disk. Book only.
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image of Nigeria in history

Nigeria in history

by Fajana, A. & B. J. Biggs, illustrations by C. Pearson, maps by G. Woodman

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Published
1977
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9780582602427
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Ikeja: Longman Nigeria Ltd, 1977. Paperback. viii, 230p., preface, appendices, illustrations, maps, lightly-worn reprint trade paperback in red pictorial wraps.
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image of Senegal narrative paintings the collection of Maurice Dedieu

Senegal narrative paintings the collection of Maurice Dedieu

by Dedieu, Maurice

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Published
1986
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9780936819020
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Lafayette: University Art Museum, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1986. 74p., 8.5c11 inches, preface, introduction, bibliography, illustrated with b&w figures, photos, maps and color plates, very good exhibition catalog in lightly-soiled pictorial wraps.
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By the Niger and other poems

by Thorpe, Michael

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Published
1969
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London: The Fortune Press, 1969. 91p., notes, very good first edition in blue cloth, gilt, and unclipped but edgeworn dj. English educator and poet who travelled all over the Far East and Nigeria.
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image of Nigerian student verse 1959; a selection of verse written by students of the Ubiversity College, Ibadan and first published in "The Horn

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Ibadan: Ibadan University Press, 1960. 33p., 5.5x8.5 inches, partial remains of a bookplate on title page otherwise very good first edition booklet in stapled pictorial wraps.
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image of Figures in ebony; past and present in a West African city

Figures in ebony; past and present in a West African city

by Tong, Raymond

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Published
1958
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Londopn: Cassell, 1958. 131p., author's note, bibliography, index, illustrated with b&w plates, small 8vo, very good first edition in boards, gilt, and unclipped dj.
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Rythmes du Khalam

by Socé, Ousmane, préface de Georges Larché

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Published
1962
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Paris: Nouvelles Editions Latines, 1962. 60p., 4.5x7.5 inches, preface, poems, text in French, pages unopened, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Poetry by one of the first Senegalese novelists.
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Democracy and Socialism

by Senghor, Leopold Sedar

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Published
1964
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[Senegal?]: n.pub, 1964. 24p., mimeographed, 8.5x11 inches, edgeworn wraps. "Lecture delivered at the University of Ibadan, April 1964." Senghor was president of Senegal from Independence until 1980.
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image of Our poets speak: an anthology of West African verse for young readers

Our poets speak: an anthology of West African verse for young readers

by St. John-Parsons, Donald, editor, introduction by O. R. Dathorne

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Published
1971
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9780340075234
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London: University of London Press, 1971. 64p., introduction, very good second printing trade paperback in decorative wraps.
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Earlier Poems

by Blay, J. Benibengor

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Published
1971
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Accra: Ringway Press, 1971. 70p., 5.5x8.5 inches, stapled pink wraps with tanning to the edges. Ghanian poet-author.
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Who has blood? poems

by Fowowe, Oyeleke

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Published
1972
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Ife: Pan African Pocket Poets, 1972. 39p., 5.25x8 inches, very good in stapled litho'd wraps. Poems include "Tears of Biafra." Pan African Pocket Poets Vol. 5.
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image of The road to Makokota; a novel

The road to Makokota; a novel

by Barnett, Stephen

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Published
2003
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9781931561600
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San Francisco: MacAdam/Cage, 2003. Hardcover. 202p., first printing, very good in a like dj. First novel by the African American writer, based on his Peace Corps experience in West Africa.
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image of The Sherbro of Sierra Leone; a preliminary report on the work of the University Museum's expedition to West Africa, 1937

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Philadelphia: The University Press University of Pennsylvania, 1938. v., 51p., 8x10.5 inches, frontis, introduction, index, errata slip, b&w plates from photos, large folded map at rear, very good in original wraps.
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Liberia; America's African friend

by Anderson, R. Earle

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Published
1952
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Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1952. Hardcover. x, 305p., endpaper maps, foreword, notes, index, illustrated with plates from photos by the author; first edition in cloth and heavily-chipped dj, cloth sunned where chips were lacking. Jacket is now enclosed in an archival-grade brodart to size.
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Sculpture of Northern Nigeria

by Sieber, Roy

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Published
1961
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New York: The Museum of Primitive Art/University Publishers, 1961. [16p.] 8.5x11 inches, introduction, notes, photos, wraps worn and foxed else very good in pictorial wraps.
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