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African Sculpture Speaks, Segy, Ladislas
201 Segy, Ladislas African Sculpture Speaks
Book has no defects, Fine. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Fragile dust jacket has chips, tears, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Good only. . Printed on coated paper, SIGNED AND DATED BY THE AUTHOR on the first endpaper. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 254 pages. Signed by Author. A0 A. A. Wyn 1952 1st Edition Hardcover Fine in Good dust jacket 31368 
Price: 55.00 USD
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If This is the Time * Tant Qu'il Y a La Vie (Image Four Ghana), Semak, Michael & Kwesi Brew
202 Semak, Michael & Kwesi Brew If This is the Time * Tant Qu'il Y a La Vie (Image Four Ghana)
Bound in bright red boards, printed on coated paper. Small and faint water stain at bottom edge of half-title page, owner name written on first endpaper, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Stunning b/w photos of Ghana and Ghanaians, with poetic texts in French and English by Kwesi Brew interspersed among the images. Scarce in hardcover. A beautiful copy. . Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall. D3 Univ of Toronto Pr & National Film Board of Canada 1969 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine 30321 
Price: 75.00 USD
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A Plague of Paradoxes  AIDS, Culture, and Demography in Northern Tanzania, Setel, Philip W.
203 Setel, Philip W. A Plague of Paradoxes AIDS, Culture, and Demography in Northern Tanzania
SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on half-title page: "For the ***, with thanks for years and years of intellectual support, love and good humor. Love, Philip 31 Aug. 2000.". Includes Notes, Index, and References. 318pp. . Worlds of Desire: The Chicago Series on Sexuality, Gender, and Culture Series. Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 318 pages. B1 University of Chicago Press 2000 1st Edition. 1st Printing Paperback Fine 31519 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Along an African Border  Angolan Refugees and Their Divination Baskets, Silva, Sonia
204 Silva, Sonia Along an African Border Angolan Refugees and Their Divination Baskets
No defects in book or jacket, the latter now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page. A beautiful copy.. Contemporary Ethnography Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 188 pages. L2 University of Pennsylvania Press 2011 1st Edition Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 30479 
Price: 40.00 USD
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African Trio: Talatala, Tropic Moon, Aboard the Aquitaine, Simenon, Georges
205 Simenon, Georges African Trio: Talatala, Tropic Moon, Aboard the Aquitaine
Dust jacket is a little creased at extremities of spine, no other defects, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Spine is unfaded. Top half of book's spine is slightly concave, slightly spotted on page ends. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Three novelettes set in Africa. A nice copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 325 pages. B1 Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1979 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 28502 
Price: 25.00 USD
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In and out of Africa:  The Adventures of H. Rider Haggard : an Exhibition, Sites, Kriston
206 Sites, Kriston In and out of Africa: The Adventures of H. Rider Haggard : an Exhibition
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 Bloomington. Bloomington Lilly Library, Indiana U. 1995 1st Edition Softcover Very Good+ 30121 
Price: 12.50 USD
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African Nationalism, Sithole, Ndabaningi
207 Sithole, Ndabaningi African Nationalism
Dust jacket is price-clipped, small tear and associated crease, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. Bound in black cloth with bright gilt titles to spine. . This is the revised second edition. A handsome copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 196 pages. F3 London. London Oxford University Press 1968 2nd Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 29499 
Price: 25.00 USD
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English-Speaking Missions in the Congo Independent State (1878-1908), Slade, Ruth M.
208 Slade, Ruth M. English-Speaking Missions in the Congo Independent State (1878-1908)
Softcover with original card covers. Spine creasing, corner bumps, light wear to extremities of spine. Corners of front cover and first several pages are curling. Binding tight, pages clean. . Includes maps, index. This is the first edition. . 1878-1908 Series. 432 pages. L4 Gembloux: J. Duculot 1959 1st Edition Paperback Good 30551 
Price: 155.00 USD
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The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Smith, Alexander McCall
209 Smith, Alexander McCall The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
No defects, a fine, unread copy. . SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on title page. A perfect collectible copy of author's first book in a wonderful series. Gift quality. . Book 1 Series. Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 235 pages. Signed by Author. L2 Anchor 2002 11th Printing Softcover As New with no dust jacket 30494 
Price: 21.50 USD
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Tarikh: Vol. 6 No. 1. Historical Method, Smith, Robert
210 Smith, Robert Tarikh: Vol. 6 No. 1. Historical Method
No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . An African scholarly journal on African history; the focus of this issue is historical method. Six papers, all addressing an aspects of doing history on African topics. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 65 pages. E4 London. London Humanities Press 1978 1st Edition Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 25027 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Publications en Kikongo:   Bibliographie relative aux contributions suedoises entre 1885 et 1970, Soderberg, Bertil
211 Soderberg, Bertil Publications en Kikongo: Bibliographie relative aux contributions suedoises entre 1885 et 1970
Corner of front cover is creased, no other defects, . 68-page stapled booklet. Listed publications are in French and/or Kikongo. . French Edition Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 62 pages. T4 Mus. Ethnographique De L'Etat Suedois [Etnografiska Mus. ] 1978 Pamphlet Fine 31114 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Les Kongo Nord-Occidentaux, Soret, Marcel
212 Soret, Marcel Les Kongo Nord-Occidentaux
Creasing to spine, minor bumps to wrappers. Many pages are unopened. . Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. First edition. Text is in French. . Monographies Ethnologiques Africaines Series. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 144 pages. L1 Presses Universitaires De France & Institut International Africain 1959 1st Edition Paperback Very Good 30728 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Lions of Dagbon:   Political Change in Northern Ghana, Staniland, Martin
213 Staniland, Martin The Lions of Dagbon: Political Change in Northern Ghana
A few erased pencil marks are still faintly visible, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Lacking the dust jacket. . African Studies Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 241 pages. K3 Cambridge University Press 1975 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine 30412 
Price: 55.00 USD
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A Cricket in the Thorn Tree: Helen Suzman and the Progressive Party of South Africa, Strangwayes-Booth, Joanna
214 Strangwayes-Booth, Joanna A Cricket in the Thorn Tree: Helen Suzman and the Progressive Party of South Africa
No defects in book or dust jacket, the latter now protected by clear mylar sleeve. . A political biography of Helen Suzman, a liberal South African anti-apartheid activist and politician, founder of the Progressive Party. A beautiful copy of the first edition. Gift quality. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 320 pages. J1 Indiana University Press 1976 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 30019 
Price: 45.00 USD
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African Sculpture, Sweeney, James Johnson
215 Sweeney, James Johnson African Sculpture
Former owner is social anthropologist Wyatt MacGaffey, and his elegant signature is found on the first endpaper, also some penciled notes on the verso of the back cover, both in light pencil. Light wear to card covers, spine crease, contents are Fine. . 187 b/w plates, index. . Bollingen Series Series. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 196 pages. K0 Princeton University Press 1970 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 25820 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Bonkanda Wa Nzakomba W'Aeyoko, The British and Foreign Bible Society
216 The British and Foreign Bible Society Bonkanda Wa Nzakomba W'Aeyoko
No defects, book is As New, appears unread. A beautiful, gift-quality copy. . The New Testament in the Mongo-Nkundu language. . New Testament in Mongo-Nkundu Series. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. T6 The British and Foreign Bible Society 1957 Hardcover Fine 31167 
Price: 80.00 USD
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De Luba-Mens, Theuws, Dr. Th.
217 Theuws, Dr. Th. De Luba-Mens
Spine crease, corner bump, owner name and date written on first endpaper, a few marks in the bibliography. Heavy card covers in original binding. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, save for the bibliography. . Text is in Dutch. Scholarly treatment of knowledge to date about the Luba tribe of Central Africa. A solid copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 342 pages. E0 Tervuren, Belgique. Tervuren, Belgique Musee Royal De L'Afrique Centrale 1962 1st Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 25037 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Ethnicity, Conflicts and Consensus in Ghana, Tonah, Steve, Ed.
218 Tonah, Steve, Ed. Ethnicity, Conflicts and Consensus in Ghana
A few instances of penciled checkmarks and other marks in margins, no other defects. Spine is uncreased. . Eleven scholarly papers address aspects of the general topic. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 260 pages. D3 Accra. Accra Woeli Publishing Services 2007 Softcover Very Good 30323 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Fulani in Ghana: Migration History, Integration and Resistance, Tonah, Steve, Ed.
219 Tonah, Steve, Ed. Fulani in Ghana: Migration History, Integration and Resistance
No defects. Book is As New. . The Fulani people are one of the largest ethnolinguistic groups in Africa. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 331 pages. K3 Yamens Press 2005 Softcover Fine 30409 
Price: 80.00 USD
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Drums of Affliction: a Study of Religious Processes Among the Ndembu of Zambia, Turner, Victor
220 Turner, Victor Drums of Affliction: a Study of Religious Processes Among the Ndembu of Zambia
Dust jacket is rubbed, small chips and tears, price-clipped, faded spine, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book is bound in navy cloth with bright gilt titles. Former owner is social anthropologist Wyatt MacGaffey, and his elegant signature is found on the first endpaper. . International African Institute Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 356 pages. D3 Oxford University Press 1968 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket 30331 
Price: 40.00 USD
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