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ECONOMIC RESTRUCTURING AND AFRICAN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION: ISSUES, ACTIONS AND FUTURE CHOICES

By: BALOGUN, M. Jide, and MUTAHABA, Gelase (eds.)

Price: €25.00

Publisher: West Hartford, Kumarian Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15256


Large octavo, xxviii + 246pp., tables. Pages lightly tanned, very slight edge-wear at dustwrapper. A very good, clean and sound copy. African Associaton for Public Administration and Management. View more info

STRATEGY FOR DEVELOPMENT

By: BARRATT, John, et al (eds.)

Price: €30.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15361


Octavo, viii + 324pp., tables. A very good, clean and sound copy in like dustwrapper. Published in association with the Foundation for Foreign Affairs, the Rand Afrikaans University and the South African Institute of International Affairs. View more info

UP THE NILE: A PHOTOGRAPHIC EXCURSION: EGYPT 1839-1898

By: BULL, Deborah, and LORIMER, Donald

Price: €20.00

Publisher: New York, Clarkson N. Potter Inc.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20808


Landscape quarto, xviii + 131pp., map, full-page sepia photo. reproductions. A little curling at dustwrapper edges, and no significant defects. A very good copy. View more info

LABOUR IN PORTUGUESE WEST AFRICA

By: CADBURY, William A.

Price: €22.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons, Ltd.: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34764


Small octavo, green cloth, gilt title at spine and front board, vii + 162pp., folding map (very good order) following text. Minor tanning/foxing at endpapers and edges, and apart from marginal loss at corner of one leaf (text not affected), no remarkable wear. Ownership notes (1909) at fly-leaf. A very good copy. View more info

LABOUR IN PORTUGUESE WEST AFRICA

By: CADBURY, William A.

Price: €20.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons Ltd: 1910

Edition: Second Edition with added chapter

Seller ID: 37140


Octavo, black cloth, gilt lettering, xii + 187pp., folding colour map at rear. Waterstaining at board margins (light, not penetrating), a little wear around head of spine and spine edges, slight loss; edges and endpapers lightly tanned. Original owner's copperplate signature and inscription (a gift from the author) at fly-leaf. Text clean, a sound, square copy. View more info

MEMOIRS OF A SLAVE-TRADER

By: CANOT, Theodore (ed. A.W. Lawrence)

Price: €10.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1929

Edition: The Travellers' Library

Seller ID: 37411


Small octavo, 284pp. + adverts. Unclipped dustwrapper darkened, and with creasing and small tear at one corner, very slight loss; book with foxing at edges, endpapers and prelims., text clean. A sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

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THEBES: THE GLORY OF A GREAT PAST

By: CAPART, Jean, with Marcelle Werbrouck

Price: €120.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd: 1926

Seller ID: 31598


Large quarto, dark blue pictorial cloth, gilt, fronts., 362pp., top edge dark red, profusely illustrated in mono. A touch of bumping at corners, very lightly shaken, very minor wear only. Early owner's small signature and date (1934) at front free endpaper. Clean throughout, in very good order. A nice copy. View more info

VOICES FROM WITHIN: BLACK POETRY FROM SOUTHERN AFRICA

By: CHAPMAN, Michael, and DANGOR, Achmat (eds., intr.)

Price: €10.00

Publisher: Parklands, AD. Donker (Pty) Ltd: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 38422


Octavo, publisher's pictorial wraps, 258pp. Wraps worn, not seriously, pages tanned, not heavily. A good, sound, usable copy. View more info

THE GENTLEMAN SAVAGE: THE LIFE OF MANSFIELD PARKYNS 1823-1894

By: CUMMING, Duncan

Price: €10.00

Publisher: London, Century: 1987

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 42384


Octavo, xi + 176pp., mono. illustrations. Just a touch of edge foxing, minimal wear. A very good, sound copy in like dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. View more info

SOVIET FOREIGN POLICY TOWARDS EGYPT

By: DAWISHA, Karen

Price: €10.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20017


Octavo, xiii + 271pp., tables, map. Top edge a bit dusty, no significant defects. A very good, sound copy in like dustwrapper. View more info

WAR AND PEACE IN THE SUDAN 1955-1972 [World Realities]

By: EPRILE, Cecil

Price: €15.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33526


Octavo, 191pp., double-oage map. Some foxing at text-block edges, minor smudging at endpapers. A good, sound copy in very good, unclipped dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. View more info

SHATTERED ILLUSION, BROKEN PROMISE: ESSAYS ON THE ERITREA-ETHIOPIA CONFLICT (1998-2000)

By: FESSEHATZION, Tekie

Price: €15.00

Publisher: Lawrenceville, The Red Sea Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20381


Octavo, stiff pictorial wraps, ix + 276pp. A very good, clean and sound copy. View more info

THE MONKEYFOLK OF SOUTH AFRICA

By: FITZSIMONS, F.W.

Price: €15.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1924

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 37883


Octavo, dark green cloth, gilt title at spine, xiv + 172pp.,mono. illustrations. Lacking fly-leaf, front hinge split, but a long way from detaching; a few weakened joints, edges tanned. Still, reasonably good, contents clean, and a perfectly usable copy. Binding mildly rubbed, quite presentable. View more info

SKETCHES IN EGYPT

By: GIBSON, Charles Dana

Price: €40.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1899

Seller ID: 31721


Quarto, pictorial cloth, fronts., xv + 114pp., mono. illustrations. Cloth darkened and with some soiling (chiefly rear panel); volume s little shaken, some tender hinges, no imminent detachments; some interior smudging, neither heavy nor extensive. Complete, illustrations largely clean and sharp. View more info

PICTORIAL AFRICANA: A SURVEY OF OLD SOUTH AFRICAN PAINTINGS DRAWINGS AND PRINTS TO THE END OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY WITH A BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY OF ONE THOUSAND ARTISTS

By: GORDON-BROWN, Alfred

Price: €35.00

Publisher: Cape Town, A.A. Balkema: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8185


Quarto, x + 254pp., profusely illustrated in mono. and colour (one folding plate), errata slip bound-in after final leaf, presentation slip (not author) pasted-down at fly-leaf. Bookseller's ticket (Adams, Durban) at front paste-down. Edge-wear and a few marginal tears at dustwrapper, but with minimal loss. Book very good, clean and sound. Clear protective wrap. View more info

ALEXANDRIA: CITY OF MEMORY

By: HAAG, Michael

Price: €22.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 42422


Quarto, xiv + 368pp., mono. illustrations, maps. Owner's name at half-title, extremely minor wear at dustwrapper tips. A very good, clean and sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

POPULATION, HEALTH AND NUTRITION IN THE SAHEL: ISSUES ION THE WELFARE OF SELECTED WEST AFRICAN COMMUNITIES

By: HILL, Allan G. (ed.)

Price: €20.00

Publisher: London, KPI: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20374


Large octavo, stiff pictorial wraps, xxiii + 399pp., mono. photo. illustrations, tables. Label remains at front wrap, minor scuff at top edge, very small closed tear at wrap, lower panel corner. A very good, sound copy, scarcely used. View more info

PLANTERS' PROGRESS: THE STORY OF COFFEE IN KENYA

By: HILL, M.F.

Price: €40.00

Publisher: Nairobi, The Coffee Board of Kenya:

Seller ID: 42644


Large quarto, xi + 210pp., mono. photo. illustrations following main text. Dustwrapper soiled, worn, and susequently repaired; staining and foxing at endpapers, text and illustrations clean. A little shaken with slight splitting at front endpaper hinge, but still reasonably sound overall, and certainly usable. Not dated, preface 1956. Heavy: please ask for shipping rate if outside Spain. View more info

A MODERN HISTORY OF THE SUDAN FROM THE FUNJ SULTANATE TO THE PRESENT DAY

By: HOLT, P.M., et al (eds.)

Price: €10.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 36153


Octavo, publisher's pictorial wraps, xiii + 247pp., mono. photo. illustrations, maps. Top edge darkened and with some foxing, otherwise minimal wear. A good, sound copy. Owners' bookplate inside front wrap, signature of one at title page. View more info

AFROCENTRISM: MYTHICAL PASTA AND IMAGINED HOMES

By: HOWE, Stephen

Price: €18.50

Publisher: London, Verso: 1999

Seller ID: 34953


Large octavo, publisher's pictorial wraps, xii + 337pp. A fine copy. View more info