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Recalling the Belgian Congo  Conversations and Introspection, Dembour, Marie-Benedicte
61 Dembour, Marie-Benedicte Recalling the Belgian Congo Conversations and Introspection
A few scattered checkmarks and question marks in margins. Binding is tight. Bound in black cloth with bright silver titles and decoration to front cover and spine. Lacking the dust jacket. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 235 pages. L4 Berghahn Books 2000 2nd Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Very Good+ 30546 
Price: 21.50 USD
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The Slave Trade in Northern Ghana, Der, Benedict G.
62 Der, Benedict G. The Slave Trade in Northern Ghana
A little scuffing to back cover, no other defects. . Scarce. . Poets of Africa Series, 9, 9 Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 39 pages. T4 Woeli Pub Serv 1998 1st Edition Paperback Near Fine 31112 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Weaving the Threads of Life: the Khita Gyn-Eco-Logical Healing Cult Among the Yaka, Devisch, Rene
63 Devisch, Rene Weaving the Threads of Life: the Khita Gyn-Eco-Logical Healing Cult Among the Yaka
Lightly penciled notes and marks are scattered here and there, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 344 pages. B5 University of Chicago Press 1993 1st Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 28645 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Os Portugueses Em Angola, Dias, Gastao Sousa
64 Dias, Gastao Sousa Os Portugueses Em Angola
Wrappers have light edgewear, creased spine. Text is clean and unmarked, sewn inding. . History of the Portuguese in Angola. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 329 pages. L5 Lisboa. Lisboa Agencia-Geral Do Ultramar 1959 Paperback Good 30665 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Turn Up the Volume!  A Celebration of African Music, Djedje, Jacqueline Cogdell & Ernest Douglas Brown & Los Angeles Fowler Museum Of Cultural History
65 Djedje, Jacqueline Cogdell & Ernest Douglas Brown & Los Angeles Fowler Museum Of Cultural History Turn Up the Volume! A Celebration of African Music
No defects, book is As New. . Authorative text and profusely illustrated in full color. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 363 pages. U7 UCLA 1999 Paperback As New 31341 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Emancipation of Women, Dolphyne, Florence Abena
66 Dolphyne, Florence Abena The Emancipation of Women
Partial crease and a little rubbing to front cover, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Author describes in detail what emancipation of women means to Africa, with special emphasis on Ghana. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 107 pages. G2 Ghana Universities Press 2005 Reprint Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 25597 
Price: 16.50 USD
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L'ombre des fetiches Societe et Culture Yombe, Doutreloux, Albert
67 Doutreloux, Albert L'ombre des fetiches Societe et Culture Yombe
Bound in gray card covers, spine is a little sunned and creased. Former owner is social anthropologist Wyatt MacGaffey, and his elegant signature is found on the half-title page. Book has scattered light pencil marks in margins of a few pages, mostly checkmarks or question marks. Binding is tight. . Classic work on Yombe fetishes and the associated society and culture of the Yombe people of the Congo. Text is in French. . Publications de l'Universite Lovanium de Leopoldville Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 288 pages. K1 Editions Nauwelaerts, Louvain / Beatrice-Nauwelaer 1967 Paperback Very Good- 30382 
Price: 180.00 USD
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Joyce Cary and the Novel of Africa, Echeruo, Michael J. C.
68 Echeruo, Michael J. C. Joyce Cary and the Novel of Africa
Dust jacket is rubbed, no other defects in book or jacket, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. This edition was published by Longman in London in 1973. . A beautiful copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 156 pages. J6 Holmes & Meier Pub 1973 1st Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 30151 
Price: 16.50 USD
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South Africa At a Glance  2010-11: History-Politics-Economy-Trade-Tourism-Statistics, Editions, Inc.
69 Editions, Inc. South Africa At a Glance 2010-11: History-Politics-Economy-Trade-Tourism-Statistics
Scratch to top of front cover, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . A pocket-sized introduction to South Africa from several perspectives. Dimensions are 7" x 3.5", a fit for any pocket. Comprehensive, 210 pages. . Trade PB. 12mo 7" - 7" tall. 210 pages. L4 Johannesburg. Johannesburg Editions, Inc. 2012 16th Edition Paperback Near Fine 30577 
Price: 21.50 USD
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Consuming the Congo:   War and Conflict Minerals in the World's Deadliest Place, Eichstaedt, Peter
70 Eichstaedt, Peter Consuming the Congo: War and Conflict Minerals in the World's Deadliest Place
Dust jacket has minor creasing along top edge, no other defects, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has no defects. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by the author. On the title page. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 272 pages. M2` Lawrence Hill Books 2011 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 30891 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Historia de Angola, Volume I, Elias Alexandre da Silva Correa
71 Elias Alexandre da Silva Correa Historia de Angola, Volume I
Spine is wrinkled. Contents are excellent; pages are clean and unmarked. . Volume I of a two-volume set. Text is in Portuguese, 369 p. . Scarce. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 369 pages. U3 Lisboa. Lisboa Coleccao Dos Classicos Da Expanscio Portuguesa No Mundo 1937 1st Edition Paperback Very Good+ 31286 
Price: 80.00 USD
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Historia de Angola, Volume II, Elias Alexandre da Silva Correa
72 Elias Alexandre da Silva Correa Historia de Angola, Volume II
Spine is wrinkled with a little edge creasing. Water stain to spine that does not affect pages, which have light pencil marks and marginal notes throughout. Binding is tight, . Volume II of a two-volume set. Text is in Portuguese, 247p. Scarce. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 247 pages. T4 Coleccao Dos Classicos Da Expanscio Portuguesa No Mundo 1937 Paperback Good 31124 
Price: 80.00 USD
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73 Fage, J. D. , with William Tordoff A History of Africa (2 Volume Set in Slipcase)
No defects. Books are New; books and black slipcase still protected by unopened publisher's shrinkwrap. . A gorgeous two-volume set in a slipcase printed with a reproduction of a 16th-century Nigerian ivory mask. Bound in red cloth, blocked with a design based on Ghanaian Adinkra cloth. Includes 48 pages of colour and black & white plates. Gift quality. . Volume 1 and 2 Series. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 736 pages. J0 Folio Society 2008 Hardcover New with no dust jacket 27575 
Price: 180.00 USD
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The Shambaa Kingdom: a History, Feierman, Steven
74 Feierman, Steven The Shambaa Kingdom: a History
No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. Lacking the dust jacket. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 235 pages. D6 U. Wisconsin Press 1974 1st Edition Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 24838 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Beyond Metaphor The Theory of Tropes in Anthropology, Fernandez, James W.
75 Fernandez, James W. Beyond Metaphor The Theory of Tropes in Anthropology
New, no defects. . Nine papers treat aspects of the general topic. Bibliography , Index. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 298 pages. E1 Stanford Univ Pr 1991 1st Edition Hardcover New 32014 
Price: 30.00 USD
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African Art and Leadership, Fraser, Douglas & Herbert M. Cole
76 Fraser, Douglas & Herbert M. Cole African Art and Leadership
Dust jacket has some creasing and tiny tears at extremities, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Bound in brown cloth with bronze titles to spine. . Fourteen papers treat aspects of the general subject. B/w illustrations, index. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 332 pages. L4 Madison, WI. Madison, WI U. Wisconsin Press 1972 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket 30545 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Tsotsi  A novel, Fugard, Athol
77 Fugard, Athol Tsotsi A novel
Book has no defects; appears unread. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is rubbed with two faint corner creases to jacket flaps, now protected with fresh mylar sleeve. . First American edition stated and number line beginning at 2, as is standard for Random House first printings. A nice copy of the first printing of the First American Edition of Fugard's classic. Movie tie-in of the same name won an Oscar for best foreign film. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 167 pages. A3 Random House 1980 1st American Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 31385 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Geology of Africa, Furon, Raymond
78 Furon, Raymond Geology of Africa
Tiny bump to tope corner of front cover, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. Lacking the dust jacket. . Classic work, translated from the French. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 377 pages. K4 Hafner Publishing Company 1963 1st Edition Hardcover Fine 30873 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Angola Cinco Seculos Cristianismo, Gabriel, Manuel Nunes
79 Gabriel, Manuel Nunes Angola Cinco Seculos Cristianismo
Spine is heavily creased and rubbed, owner bookplate on verso of front cover. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Includes 24 plates, index. Text is in Portuguese. Errata slip is laid in. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 609 pages. U3 Lisboa. Lisboa Literal 1978 Paperback Very Good 31303 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Politicians and Poachers: the Political Economy of Wildlife Policy in Africa, Gibson, Clark C.
80 Gibson, Clark C. Politicians and Poachers: the Political Economy of Wildlife Policy in Africa
Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . "An excellent analysis of the political conflict which shapes wildlife policy in Africa" [jacket blurb]. WARMLY SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by author on the title page. . Political Economy of Institutions and Decisions Series. Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 245 pages. S4 Cambridge University Press 1999 Softcover New with no dust jacket 27213 
Price: 30.00 USD
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