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Fantastic Invasion:  Notes on Contemporary Africa
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Fantastic Invasion: Notes on Contemporary Africa

By Marnham, Patrick

NY. NY: Harcourt Brace. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1979. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Jacket is slightly rubbed and stressed at extremities, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has remainder mark on top page ends, no other defects. . Author makes the case for the current continuation of the white man's traditional exploitation of Africa, in new forms and under new names. A handsome copy of the first edition.. . Remainder. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 271 pages. J1 .

$25.00

Africa Bibliography (22 Volumes) : Works on Africa Published During  1984-2004
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Africa Bibliography (22 Volumes) : Works on Africa Published During 1984-2004

By Blackhurst, Hector & C. H. Allen & T. A. Barringer, Eds.

Edinburgh University Press & Manchester University Press. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 2006. Softcover. The first twenty-two volumes of this important series in African bibliography, from 1984 to 2006, lacking the 1995 volume. Conditions vary from VG to F. All have tight bindings, pages are clean. A few have a spine crease, orange spines of earlier volumes have toned to yellow. A few volumes have some marginal neatly inked checkmarks, no other marks. A few volumes have minor bumps. Overall, the set is in excellent condition. . Edited first by Hector Blackhurt at Manchester University Press and later by C. H. Allen and T. A. Barringer at Endinburgh University Press, this is a major reference work for African scholars. Organized by region and country and within country by topic: politics, arts, religion, and the like. Extensive subject and author indexes. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. more than 7000 pages. A4 .

$230.00

In and out of Africa:  The Adventures of H. Rider Haggard : an Exhibition
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In and out of Africa: The Adventures of H. Rider Haggard : an Exhibition

By Sites, Kriston

Bloomington. Bloomington: Lilly Library, Indiana U.. Very Good+. 1995. 1st Edition. Softcover. Narrow strip along bottom edge of front cover and spine is faded, no other defects.. Pages are crisp, tight, unmarked; book appears unread. . An exhibition catalog of 71 items held by the Lilly Library related to H. Rider Haggard in Africa. A solid copy. . Lilly publication Series. Trade PB. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 74 pages. J5 .

$12.50

Histoire Social D'Un People Congolais.  Livre I. La Terre Et Le Ciel
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Histoire Social D'Un People Congolais. Livre I. La Terre Et Le Ciel

By Bonnafé, Pierre

Paris. Paris: Éditions De L'Orstom. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1987. Softcover. Glossy card covers are rubbed and lightly soiled. Spine is moderately creased. Book has scattered light pencil marks in margins, mostly checkmarks or question marks. Text is in French. . Volume 1 only. Vol. 2 is listed separately. . Trade PB. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 496 pages. H2 .

$45.00

Histoire Social D'Un People Congolais:  Livre II. Posseder Et Gouverner
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Histoire Social D'Un People Congolais: Livre II. Posseder Et Gouverner

By Bonnafé, Pierre

Paris. Paris: Éditions De L'Orstom. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1988. Softcover. Glossy card covers are rubbed and lightly soiled. Spine is moderately creased. Book is perfect-bound and the text block is starting to crack. Text is in French. . Volume 2 only. Vol. 1 is listed separately. . Trade PB. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 400 pages. H2 .

$80.00

The True Story of the French Dispute in Madagascar
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The True Story of the French Dispute in Madagascar

By Oliver, Samuel Pasfield

Westport, CN. Westport, CN: Negro Universities Press. As New. 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. No defects. Book is As New and unread. No dust jacket, as issued, bound in brown cloth covers with bright gilt titles. . Facsimile reprint of a work originally published in 1885. Treats the 19th century invasion of Madagascar that eventually led Madagascar's becoming a full-fledged French colony. This edition published by Negro Universities Press. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 279 pages. M2 .

$30.00

Europe in Africa in the Nineteenth Century
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Europe in Africa in the Nineteenth Century

By Latimer, Elizabeth Wormeley

Chicago, IL. Chicago, IL: A. C. Mcclurg and Company. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1898. 3rd Edition. Hardcover. A history of Europe in Africa. A surprisingly hefty book with rubbing and light wear to spine ends and corners and light rubbing on the cover. The gilt letters and decoration (shields) are bright and beautiful. Small spots on the cover. Pages look untouched, binding tight and square. B/W illustrations and photos of important historical figures with uncreased protective tissue before each. . An early printing, NOT a modern reprint. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 451 pages. D6 .

$25.00