Catalogue Number 21, June 2013

 

INDIAN OCEAN BOOKS, MAPS, AND PRINTS
Specializing in Antiquarian Materials about the Indian Ocean Islands and Rim

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AFRICANA BOOK LIST

–Used and Rare Materials–
 

1. Africa Peace or War, Time Magazine (October 11, 1976), pp. 33-49. Rhodesia’s Ian Smith is on the Cover (in full color). The entire issue is supplied. $5

2. Africa Retort: A Tribal Analysis of U. S. Africanists: Who They Are; Why to Fight Them (Cambridge, MA, Africa Research Group, 1970). 1st edn, 4to, 93 pp, many illus, pictorial soft cover. $35

3. Alexander, Caroline. One Dry Season: In the Footsteps of Mary Kingsley (New York, Alfred Knopf, 1990). 1st edn, 8vo, dj. On Gabon. $5

4. An Annotated Guide to Modern Novels in English From Sub-Saharan Africa (Washington, D.C., Foreign Service Institute, U.S. Dept. of State, 1991). 1st edn, 4to, 45 pp, pictorial soft cover. $20

5. Baker, Sir Samuel W. M. A., F. R. G. S. Cast Up by the Sea (New York, Harper & Bros., n.d., but ca. 1899). 12 mo, 419 pp, 10 illus. This is a book of fiction by the famous explorer. $15

6. Balon, Eugene K. Fishes of Lake Kariba, Africa (Hong Kong, T. F. H. Publications, 1974). 1st edn, 4 to, 144 pp, profusely illus on nearly every page with detailed drawings, and b/w and color photos, pictorial hard cover. $10

7. Barth, Henry, Ph.D., D.C.L. Travels and Discoveries in North and Central Africa from the Journal of an Expedition Undertaken Under the Auspices of H. B. M.’s Government in the Years 1849-1855. With notes and extracts from Mr. Richardson’s account of the Expedition, and a sketch of Denham and Clapperton’s Expedition by the American Editor (Philadelphia, John E. Potter and Co., n.d. but ca. 1885). Popular and cheap edn, 12 mo, 538 pp, illus, decorative gilt boards, worn; ex-lib. $15

8. Beck, Ann. A History of the British Medical Administration of East Africa, 1900-1950 (Cambridge, Harvard UP, 1970). 1st edn, 8vo, 271 pp, dj. $10

9. Bent, J. T. The Ruined Cities of Mashonaland Being a Record of Excavation and Exploration in 1891; and with a chapter on the Orientation and Mensuration of the Temples by R. M. W. Swan (London, Longmans, Green, and Co., 1896). 3rd edn (1st 1892), 12 mo, xxix, 427 pp, 32 pp ads, 112 illus, pictorial hard cover. $35

10. Boorman, John. West African Insects (London, Longman, 1981). 1st edn, 12 mo, 88 pp, 43 b/w figurative drawings; 33 color plates, pictorial soft cover. $40

11. Bresson, L. Encyclopedie Par L’Image: L’Algerie (Paris, Librairie Hachette, 1930). 1st edn, 8vo, 64 pp, profusely illus with b/w photos, pictorial soft cover. $50

12. Brown, William Harvey. On the South African Frontier: The Adventures and Observations of an American in Mashonaland and Matabeleland (New York, Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1899). 1st edn, 8vo, 429 pp, 32 illus, two folding maps. $150

13. Browne, Robert S. Race Relations in International Affairs (Washington DC, Public Affairs Press, 1961). 1st edn, 8vo, 62 pp, soft cover. $40

14. Buel, J. W. Heroes of the Dark Continent….Henry M Stanley, Emin Pasha, Gen. (Chinese) Gordon, And all the other Great Travellers, Hunters, and Explorers….(Chicago, R. S. Peale & Co., 1890). 1st edn, 8vo, 576 pp, 500 engravings, pictorial hard cover. $75

15. Carpenter, Frank G. Carpenter’s Geographical Reader: Africa ( New York, American Book Company, 1905). 1st edn, 8vo, 336 pp, illus throughout, 6 maps, pictorial hard cover, boards worn. $10

16. Carralho, Henrique Augusto Dias de. Descripcao da Viagem a Mussumba no Muatianvua (Lisboa, Imprensa Nacional, 1890). 1st edn, 8vo, xvii (31 pp unpaginated letter of introduction by Conselheiro Antonio Ennes), 821 pp, 143 engravings. This is a damaged book. Pages 387-402 had been cut out and have been replaced by typed pages; in so doing the text is complete but five of 148 engravings were lost). The book has been rebound. Notable for the early exploration and the large number of engravings of 19th century Angola. $25

17. Cary Robert and Diana Mitchell. African Nationalist Leaders in Rhodesia: Who’s Who (Bulawayo, Books of Rhodesia Publishing, 1980). Reprint of 1977 1st edn, 12 mo, 310 pp, illus, pictorial soft cover. $20

18. Cervenka, Zdenek, ed. Land-Locked Countries of Africa (Uppsala, The Scandinavian Institute of African Studies, 1973). 1st edn, 8vo, 369 pp, map, dj. Comprised of 25 conference papers. $25

19. Chernoff, John Miller. African Rhythm and African Sensibility (Chicago, Univ. of Chicago Press, 1979). 1st edn, 8vo, 261 p, 31 plates, dj. $15

20. Clutton-Brock, Guy. Dawn in Nyasaland: The Test Case in Africa (London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1959). 1st edn, 12 mo, 192 pp, map, pictorial soft cover. $5

21. Cory, H. Wall-Paintings by Snake Charmers in Tanganyika (London, Faber & Faber, 1953). 1st edn, 8vo, 99 pp, profusely illus with b/w and color plates, dj. $30

22. Cox, Earnest Sevier. Black Belt Around the World at the High Noon of Colonialism (Richmond, VA, Mitchell & Hotchkiss Printers, 1963). 1st edn, 8vo, 340 pp, large folding map showing the Steamship Services of the North German Lloyd, Bremen. This is a memoir of a trip taken by the author through colonial Africa from 1910-1915 (South Africa, Belgian Congo, Northern Rhodesia, German East Africa, British East Africa, Sudan, and Egypt); with later chapters on East Indies, West Indies, the Andes and Amazon. $15

23. De Villiers, Marq. White Tribe Dreaming: Apartheid’s Bitter Roots as Witnessed by Eight Generations of an Afrikaner Family (New York, Penguin, 1989). 1st paperback edn, 12 mo, 420 pp, 7 maps, pictorial soft cover. $5

24. Ferreira, M. Os Escarabideos de Mocambique in Revista de Entomologia de Mocambique (Lourenco Marques, Instituto de Investigacao Cientifica de Mocambique, v. 10, nos. 1, 2, 1967. 1st edn, 8vo, 778 pp, 659 figures, 68 plates both b/w and color, 5 maps, decorative soft cover, Portuguese text. Surely the definitive work on Mozambique beetles. $75

25. Festac ’77: Souvenir Book of the Second World Black and African Festival of Arts and Culture, Lagos, Nigeria 15 January – 12 February 1977 (London, African Journal Ltd., 1977). 1st edn, 8vo, 152 pp, sixteen chapters by leading art experts beautifully illustrated with color and b/w photos, endpaper maps, dj. A gorgeous book. $75

26. Frankel, Philip H. Pretoria’s Praetorians: Civil-Military Relations in South Africa (Cambridge, Cambridge UP, 1984). 1st edn, 8vo, 215 pp, dj, as new. $15

27. Friedmann, Herbert. Birds Collected by the Childs Frick Expedition to Ethiopia and Kenya Colony (Washington DC, Smithsonian Institution, 1930). Two vols: Vol. 1. Non-Passeres, 1st edn, 8vo, 516 pp, 22 text figures, 12 plates, ragged paper cover. Vol 2. Passeres, 1st edn, 8vo, 506 pp, 30 text figures, 15 plates, ragged paper cover. Both have the bookplate of S. Dillon Ripley—the famous ornithologist who was also Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution from 1964-1984. $25

28. Gann, L. H. and M. Gelfand. Huggins of Rhodesia: The Man and His Country (London, George Allen & Unwin, 1964). 1st edn, 8vo, 285 pp, 17 illus, some page notations, dj. $20

29. Gann, L. H. and Peter Duignan. The Rulers of Belgian Africa, 1884-1914 (Princeton, Princeton UP, 1979). 1st edn, 8vo, 265 pp, 2 maps, 23 tables, dj. $75

30. Gann, L. H. and Peter Duignan. White Settlers in Tropical Africa (Harmondsworth, Penguin Books, 1962). 1st edn, 12 mo, 170 pp, pictorial soft cover. $5

31. Garlake, Peter. Great Zimbabwe Described and Explained (Harare, Zimbabwe Publishing House, 1985). Revised edn, 8vo, 64 pp, richly illus with photos, maps, and drawings, pictorial soft cover, as new. $10

32. Godwin, Peter. Mukiwa: A White Boy in Africa (New York, The Atlantic Monthly Press, 1996). 1st edn, 8vo, 418 pp, map, dj, as new. $5

33. Gorer, Geoffrey. Africa Dances: A Book About West African Negroes (New York Alfred A. Knopf, 1935). 1st edn, 8vo, 337 pp, 62 b/w photos, pictorial hard cover. $10

34. Guyer, Jane I. African Studies in the United States: A Perspective (African Studies Association Press, 1996). 1st edn, 8vo, 102 pp, some marking in text, pictorial soft cover. $5

35. Haugerud, Angelique, ed. The Future of Regional Studies, in Africa Today vol. 44, no. 2 (April-June 1997). Ten scholarly articles on African Studies. There are two additional articles on Rwanda; the entire issue is provided. $15

36. Headley, Hon. J. T. The Achievements of Stanley and other African Explorers….(Philadelphia, Hubbard Bros, and others, 1878). 1st edn, 8vo, 605 pp, 61 illus, folding map, gilt figure and lettering on spine; edges quite worn. $75

37. Heath, Reg, editor and compiler. Year Book and Guide of the Rhodesias and Nyasaland (Salisbury, Southern Rhodesia, Rhodesian Publications Ltd, 1963). 12 mo, 379 pp, illus with color and b/w photos, pictorial hard cover. $40

38. Hey, D., Director of Nature Conservation. Beskermde Voels van Kaapland//Protected Birds of the Cape Province (Cape Town, Dept. of Nature Conservation of the Cape Provincial Administration, n.d., but ca. 1954). 1st edn, 24mo, unpaginated, ca. 80 pages with a print of a bird in color on every page, parallel text in English and Afrikaans, pictorial soft cover. $25

39. Huttenback, Robert A. Gandhi in South Africa: British Imperialism and the Indian Question, 1860-1914 (Ithaca, Cornell UP, 1971. 1st edn, 8vo, 368 pp, 17 illus, map, dj, ex-lib. In fine condition but with library markings. $10

40. Ingham, Kenneth. A History of East Africa (New York, Praeger, 1965). Revised edn, 8vo, 462 pp, 16 plates, dj. $10

41. Jessett, Montague George. The Key to South Africa: Delagoa Bay (London, T. Fisher Unwin, 1894). 1st edn, 12mo, 178 pp, 12 illus, ads. Gilt cover with pictorial spine. INSCRIBED presentation copy by the author. $150

42. Johnston, Sir Harry H. The Story of my Life (Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1923). 1st edn, 8vo, 504 pp, richly illus with photos and paintings, map. $75

43. Johnston, Sir Harry H. The Story of my Life (Garden City, NY, Garden City Publishing House, 1923). Reprint of 1st edn, 8vo, 504 pp, 8 b/w photos, ragged dj. $10

44. Katzenellenbogen, Simon E. South Africa and Southern Mozambique: Labour, Railways, and Trade in the Making of a Relationship (Manchester, Manchester UP, 1982). 1st edn, 8vo, 178 pp, 3 maps, dj. $25

45. Kileff, Clive and Peggy, eds. Shona Customs: Essays by African Writers (Gwelo, Mambo Press, 1976). 4th printing, 8vo, 104 pp, b/w drawings throughout the book, pictorial soft cover. $5

46. Klitgaard, Robert. Tropical Gangsters: One Man’s Experience with Development and Decadence in Deepest Africa (New York, Basic Books, 1990). 1st edn, 8vo, 281 pp, 2 maps, pictorial soft cover, as new. On Equatorial Guinea. $5

47. Lardner-Burke, Desmond. Rhodesia The Story of the Crisis (London, Oldbourne, 1966). 1st edn, 8vo, 101 pp, map, some page notations, dj. Lardner-Burke was Minister of Justice and Minister of Law and Order in the government of Ian Smith that declared independence from Britain in November, 1965. $15

48. Lilius, Aleko. Turbulent Tangier (London, Elek Books, 1956). 1st edn, 8vo, 179 pp, 24 illus, dj. $10

49. Liniger-Goumaz, Max. Who’s Who de la dictature de Guinee Equatoriale: Les Nguemistes 1979-1993 (Geneve, Les Editions du Temps, 1993). 1st edn, 8vo, 352 pp, pictorial soft cover, as new. $30

50. Livingstone, David. Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa; including a sketch of Sixteen Years’ Residence in the Interior of Africa , and a Journey from the Cape of Good Hope to Loanda on the West Coast; Thence Across the Continent, Down the River Zambesi to the Eastern Ocean (New York, Harper & Bros., 1858). 1st edn, 8vo, 732 pp, 45 illus, 2 folding maps by John Arrowsmith, book very tight and clean, rebound. $100

51. Livingstone, David. Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa; including a sketch of Sixteen Years’ Residence in the Interior of Africa , and a Journey from the Cape of Good Hope to Loanda on the West Coast; Thence Across the Continent, Down the River Zambesi to the Eastern Ocean (New York, Harper & Bros., 1858). 1st edn, 8vo, 732 pp, 45 illus, 2 folding maps by John Arrowsmith, original embossed boards, worn. $100

52. Mkhondo, Rich. Reporting South Africa (Portsmouth, NH, Heinemann; and London, James Currey, 1993). 1st edn, 8vo, 194 pp, maps, richly illus with b/w photos, pictorial soft cover. INSCRIBED by the author. $10

53. Monteiro, Joachim John. Angola and the River Congo (New York, Macmillan and Co.,, 1876). 1st edn, 12 mo, 354 pp, map, 16 illus, decorative hard cover, gilt spine. $125

54. Morgenthau, Ruth. Political Parties in French-Speaking West Africa (Oxford, The Clarendon Press, 1964). 1st edn, 8vo, 445 pp, 8 maps, a few textual markings, dj. $15

55. Murphy, Francis S. We Fly High to Africa (Hartford, The Hartford Times, 1948). 1st edn, 8vo, un-paginated but 56 pp, illus on nearly every page, maps, pictorial soft cover. Murphy was the publisher of The Hartford Times and he joined many other dignitaries on the inaugural Pan-Am direct flight from New York to South Africa in 1948. This booklet is about their trip from Feb. 25-March 8, 1948. $50

56. Murray, Marischal. Ships and South Africa: A Maritime Chronicle of the Cape with Particular Reference to Mail and Passenger Liners from the Early Days of Steam Down to the Present (London, Oxford UP, 1933). 1st edn, 4to, xxvi, 360 pp, 283 illus, dj. This is an extraordinary scholarly study on South African shipping from the early 19th century until its publication. SIGNED presentation copy by the author. $250

57. Nigerian Pogrom: The Organized Massacre of Eastern Nigerians (Enugu, Ministry of Information, Eastern Nigeria, 1966). 1st edn , 12 mo, 27 pp text, 38 pp of b/w photos, pictorial soft cover. $50

58. Ogrizek, Dore, ed. South and Central Africa: The World in Color ( New York, McGraw-Hill, 1954). 1st edn, 12mo, 431 pp, profusely illus on nearly every page with b/w and color photos, drawings, and maps, decorative endpapers. Chapters on South Africa, Portuguese Africa, Madagascar, Reunion, and British East Africa. $15

59. Oliver, Roland and Gervase Matthew, eds. History of East Africa, vol. 1 (Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1963). 1st edn, 8vo, 500 pp, dj. Twelve long essays and an extensive bibliography: the classic history of East Africa up to the Scramble. $75

60. Ommanney, F. D. The Shoals of Capricorn (London, Readers Union, Longmans Green & Co, 1954). 1st edn thus, 8vo, 280 pp, 8 illus, endpaper map. On the islands of the Western Indian Ocean. $10

61. Ommanney, F. D. Isle of Cloves: A View of Zanzibar (London, Longmans, Green & Co., 1955). 1st edn, 8vo, 230 pp, 15 photos, maps, ex-lib stamp. $5

62. Pratt, Ambrose. The Real South Africa (Indianapolis, The Boobs-Merrill Co, n.d. but 1912). 1st edn, 8vo, 282 pp, 4 illus, map. $25

63. Rand, A. L. The Distribution and Habits of Madagascar Birds: Summary of the Field Notes of the Mission Zoologique Franco-Anglo-Americaine a Madagascar, in Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History (New York, December 30, 1936). vol. 72, art. V., pp. 143-499, with figures and maps. Rebound as hardcover with gilt lettering. Bookplate of S. Dillon Ripley. $50

64. Rand, Austin L, Herbert Friedmann, and Melvin A. Traylor, Jr. Birds from Gabon and Moyen Congo, Fieldiana: Zoology, vol. 41, no. 2 (Chicago, Chicago Natural History Museum, November 25, 1959). 1st edn, 8vo, pp 223-411, folding map, Bookplate of S. Dillon Ripley. $35. I also have a copy without the bookplate. $25

65. Ranger, T. O. Revolt in Southern Rhodesia 1896-7: A Study in African Resistance (London, Heinemann, 1967). 1st edn, 8vo, 403 pp, 5 maps, 12 plates, a few textual markings, dj. $40

66. Reid. Frank. Foot-Slogging in East Africa: 46 “Sketches” of the East African Campaign with Map (Cape Town, T. Maskew Miller, 1918). 1st edn, 8vo, 140 pp, map, pictorial soft cover. The paper cover is very ragged and taped on; the text for the spine is missing. The text itself is complete. $100

67. The Rivers Combined People’s Union, Oshogbo: Rules and Regulations (Oshogbo, (Nigeria), Kebo & Sons, n.d., but 1950). 1st edn, 16 mo, 13 pp, soft cover. Also printed on title page: Motto—Good Fellowship. World Cat shows only 5 copies. $35

68. Rogers, Barbara and Zdenek Cervenka. The Nuclear Axis: The Secret Collaboration between West Germany and South Africa (New York, Times Books, 1978). 1st edn, 8vo, 464 pp, 7 maps, 10 photos, hand markings in text, dj. $10

69. Roosevelt, Theodore. African Game Trails An Account of the African Wanderings of an American Hunter-Naturalist (New York, Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1920). 1st edn, 8vo, 583 pp, 208 illus, two maps, small library markings. $25

70. Samkange, Stanlake. On Trial for my Country (London, Heinemann, African Writer’s Series No. 33, 1969). Reprint edn, 12 mo, 160 pp, pictorial soft cover. Before leaving Southern Rhodesia in the late 1960s, Samkange was General Secretary of the African National Congress. $5

71. Schweitzer, Albert. African Notebook (New York, Henry Holt, 1939). 1st USA edn, 12 mo, 144 pp, 9 illus, worn dj. $15

72. Sharp, R. R. Early Days in Katanga (Bulawayo, Southern Rhodesia, Rhodesian Printers, 1956). 1st edn, 8vo, 210 pp, many b/w photos, dj. $125

73. Shillington, Kevin. Ghana and the Rawlings Factor (New York, St. Martin’s Press, 1992). 1st edn, 8vo, 184 pp, 32 photos, dj, as new. $30

74. Gordon-Brown, A., ed. The South and East African Year Book and Guide with Atlas, Town Plans and Diagrams (London, Sampson Low, Marston & Co., 1949). Sequentially: A-Z6 (ads); lxxx (ads, content, index); 1165 pp with 28 inset maps in text; 64 pp of full color maps; 241 pp of ads, pictorial worn cover. $35

75. Stanley, Henry M. In Darkest Africa or the Quest, Rescue and Retreat of Emin Governor of Equatoria (New York, Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1891). 1st edn, 8vo, Two volumes: vol. one: xiv, 547 pp, steel engraving, 17 full-page illus, 57 other illus, folding map in pocket; vol. two: xvi, 540 pp, steel engraving, 26 full-page illus, 46 other illus, three maps (two folding in pocket). Original green cloth stamped with an outline of Africa and titled in gilt with a gilt portrait of Stanley on the spine. $225

76. Stark, James H. The British and Dutch in South Africa: Being a Collection of Facts Obtained from the most Authentic Sources , Giving a True Account of What Caused the Present War in South Africa and what its Effect will be on the Future of the British Empire, in Collection of Pamphlets (Boston, The Victorian Club, 1900). 1st edn, 12 mo, the binding is cracked, ex-lib. The South Africa paper is 34 pages long; it is bound together with six other publications by Stark, none of which have anything to do with Africa. The book is INSCRIBED by Stark. The paper was read before the Trinity Club of Trinity Church, the Dorchester Historical Society, and the Victorian Club of Boston. $50

77. Stigand, Captain C. H. The Land of Zinj Being an Account of British East Africa, its Ancient History and Present Inhabitants (London, Constable & Co., 1913). 1st edn, 8vo, 351 pp, 33 illus, large folding map, warn cover. $100

78. Summers, Roger. Zimbabwe A Rhodesian Mystery (Johannesburg, Nelson, 1965). 2nd impression, 8vo, 120 pp, 18 illus, endpaper maps, pictorial hard cover. $10

79. Taylor, Don. The Rhodesian: The Life of Sir Roy Welensky (London, Museum Press, 1955). 1st edn, 8vo, 191 pp, 32 illus, map, dj. $10

80. Tredgold, Sir Robert, K.C.M.G. , editor. The Matopos (Salisbury, The Federal Dept. of Printing and Stationary, 1956). 1st edn, 8vo, 144 pp, 23 illus, very large folding map of the site, dj. A comprehensive study of the site where Cecil John Rhodes and Sir Starr Jameson are buried: history, geology, the Matabele Rebellion of 1896, the Indabas, etc. $15

81. Trowell, Margaret and Hans Neverman. African and Oceanic Art (New York, Henry N. Abrams, n.d. but ca. 1962). 1st edn, 8vo, 264 pp, 287 plates of which 154 in full color, 2 maps, dj. $15

82. Urban Residence in the Union of South Africa (Johannesburg, South African Railways and Harbours, 1929). 1st edn, 12mo, 72 pages, map, 80 photos of life in white South Africa, pictorial soft cover. $100

83. Walker, Audrey A. , compiler. The Rhodesias and Nyasaland: A Guide to Official Publications (Washington, Library of Congress, 1963). 1ST edn, 8vo, 285 pp, 1889 entries, pictorial soft cover. $15

84. Waller, Horace, F. R. G. S. The Last Journals of David Livingstone in Central Africa from Eighteen Hundred and Sixty-Five to his Death, Continued by a Narrative of His Last Moments and Sufferings, obtained from his Faithful Servants Chuma and Susi (New York, Harper & Bros., 1875). 1st edn, 8vo, 541 pp, 21 full-page illus, 25 smaller illus, map in text and large folding map in pocket, pictorial hard cover with gilt illustrations and lettering, bright and clean. $50

85. Wassermann, Jacob. Bula Matari: Stanley Conqueror of a Continent (New York, Liveright, 1933). Translated from the German by Eden and Cedar Paul. 1st English edn, 8vo, 351 pp, 8 illus, endpaper map, ex-lib. $5

86. Wauters, A. J. Stanley’s Emin Pasha Expedition (New York, John B. Alden, Publisher, 1890). 1st edn, 12 mo, 210 pp, large folding map of Stanley’s route, 11 illus, the boards are scruffy, but the text is clean and tight. $25

87. White, C. M. N. A Check List of the Ethiopian Muscicapidae (Sylviinae), Part I (Salisbury, Occasional Papers of the National Museum of Southern Rhodesia, 30 December 1960), pp. 399-430; and Part II (Salisbury, Occasional Papers of the National Museum of Southern Rhodesia, 31 December 1962), pp. 653-734. $25

88. White, C. M. N. A Revised Check List of African Broadbills, Pittas, Larks, Swallows Wagtails and Pipits (Lusaka, Government Printer, 1961). 1st edn, 8vo, 84 pp, paper cover. $25

89. White, C. M. N. A Revised Check List of African Shrikes, Orioles, Drongos, Starlings, Crows, Waxwings, Cuckoo-Shrikes, Bulbuls, Accentors, Thrushes and Babblers (Lusaka, Government Printer, 1962). 1st edn, 8vo, 176 pp, paper cover. $25

90. Who’s Who of Rhodesia, Mauritius, Central and East Africa 1968 (Johannesburg, Combined Publishers Ltd., 1968). 8vo, 212 pp, many ads, b/w photos with many biographies, gilt lettering on spine and boards, bright red boards, as new. Official government information is provided for Rhodesia, Mozambique, Botswana, Malawi, Zambia, and Mauritius. Pages 31-173, biographies mostly of Rhodesians; 181-199, Mauritius biographies. $100

91. Who’s Who of the Rhodesias, Nyasaland, Central and East Africa, 1963 Johannesburg, Wootton & Gibson, 1963). 8vo, 227 pp, many ads, b/w photos with many biographies, gilt lettering on spine and boards, bright red boards, as new. Official government information is provided on The Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Southern Rhodesia, Northern Rhodesia, Nyasaland, Mocambique, and Mauritius. Pages 34-203, biographies mostly of Rhodesians; 209-219, Mauritius biographies. $125

92. Wight, Martin. The Gold Coast Legislative Council (London, Faber and Faber, 1948). 1st edn, 8vo, 285 pp, folding map. $10

93. Willson, F. M. G. and G. C. Passmore assisted by Margaret T. Mitchell. Holders of Administrative and Ministerial Office 1894-1964 and Members of the Legislative Council 1899-1923 and the Legislative Assembly 1924-1964 (Salisbury, Dept. of Government, University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Source Book No. 3, 1966). 1st edn, 8vo, 77 pp, soft cover, as new. $50

94. Witherell, Julian W., compiler. French-Speaking West Africa: A Guide to Official Publications (Washington, Library of Congress, 1967). 1st edn, 8vo, 201 pp, 2431 entries, pictorial soft cover. $10

95. Wood, J. R. T. The Welensky Papers: A History of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland (Durban, Graham Publishing, 1983). 1st edn, 8vo, 1330 pp, frontis portrait of Welensky, 54 illustrations, hardback, deluxe leather binding, gilt lettering, raised bands, slip-case for book, in a pictorial box, mint condition. This is the de luxe leather-bound collector’s edition limited to two hundred numbered copies SIGNED by Sir Roy Welensky and the author. This is Number 154.
$250

96. Year Book and Guide of the Rhodesias and Nyasaland with Biographies (Salisbury, Director of Publicity, 1942-43 edition). xxxii, 542 pp, many ads and photos, pictorial card cover, top board loose. Biographies 450-529. $50

97. Year Book and Guide of the Rhodesias and Nyasaland with Biographies (Salisbury, Director of Publicity, 1951 edition). xxviii, 503 pp, folding map, many ads and photos, pictorial card cover. Biographies 447-503. $40

98. Zimmerman, Dale A. The Avifauna of the Kakamega Forest, Western Kenya, including a Bird Population Study. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, vol. 149, article 3 (New York, 1972). 1st edn, 8vo, pp 255-340, 8 figures, 8 tables, soft cover, Ripley bookplate. $15

99. Zolberg, Aristide R. One-Party Government in the Ivory Coast (Princeton, Princeton UP, 1964). 1st edn, 8vo, 374 pp, 3 maps, 23 tables, dj. $1

 

AFRICANA BOOK LIST

–New Books–
 

100. Azevedo, Mario J. and Emmanuel U. Nnadozie. Chad A Nation in Search of Its Future (Boulder CO, Westview Press, 1998). 1st edn, 8vo, 170 pp, 3 maps, dj, new. $45

101. Bardill, John E. and James H. Cobbe. Lesotho Dilemmas of Dependence in Southern Africa (Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1985). 1st edn, 8vo, 224 pp, 3 maps, 17 photos, dj, new. $35

102. Barnes, James F. Gabon Beyond the Colonial Legacy (Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1992). 1st edn, 8vo, 163 pp, map, 14 photos, dj, new. $75

103. Booth, Alan R. Swaziland Tradition and Change in a Southern African Kingdom (Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1983). 1st edn, 8vo, 156 pp, 2 maps, 21 photos, dj, new. $10

104. Burdette, Marcia M. Zambia Between Two Worlds (Boulder CO, Westview Press, 1988). 1st edn, 8vo, 210 pp, 2 maps, 15 photos. $10

105. Charlick, Robert B. Niger Personal Rule and Survival in the Sahel (Boulder CO, Westview Press, 1991). 1st edn, 8vo, 189 pp, 2 maps, 15 photos, dj, new. $30

106. DeLancey, Mark W. Cameron Dependence and Independence (Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1989). 1st edn, 8vo, 193 pp, 3 maps, 8 photos, dj, new. $45

107. Englebert, Pierre. Burkina Faso Unsteady Statehood in West Africa (Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1996). 1st edn, 8vo, 201 pp, 7 maps, 17 photos, dj, new. $25

108. Forrest, Joshua B. Guinea-Bissau: Power, Conflict and Renewal in a West African Nation (Boulder CO, Westview Press, 1992). 1st edn, 8vo, 165 pp, 3 maps, 12 photos, dj, new. $50

109. Gellar, Sheldon. Senegal An African Nation Between Islam and the West (Boulder CO, Westview Press, 1995). 2nd edn, 8vo, 170 pp, 2 maps, 16 photos, dj, new. $10

110. Hodges, Tony and Malyn Newitt. Sao Tome and Principe From Plantation Colony to Microstate (Boulder CO, Westview Press, 1988). 1st edn, 8vo, 173 pp, 4 maps, 14 photos, dj, new. $25

111. Imperato, Pascal James. Mali A Search for Direction (Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1989). 1st edn, 8vo, 170 pp, 4 maps, 20 photos, dj, new. $20

112. Issacman, Allen, and Barbara Isaacman. Mozambique From Colonialism to Revolution 1900-1982 (Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1983). 1st edn, 8vo, 235 pp, 6 maps, 24 photos, dj, new. $10

113. Laitin, David D. and Said S. Samatar. Somalia: Nation in Search of a State (Boulder CO, Westview Press, 1987). 1st edn, 8vo, 198 pp, 5 maps, 10 photos, dj, new. $25

114. Leslie, Winsome J. Zaire Continuity and Political Change in an Oppressive State (Boulder CO, Westview Press, 1993). 1st edn, 8vo, 204 pp, 3 maps, 13 photos, dj, new. $20

115. Lobban, Jr., Richard A. Cape Verde Crioulo Colony to Independence Nation (Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1995). 1st edn, 8vo, 186 pp, 4 maps, 15 photos, dj, new. $10

116. Miller, Norman N. Kenya The Quest for Prosperity (Boulder CO, Westview Press, 1984). 1st edn, 8vo, 180 pp, 3 maps, 21 photos, dj, new. $10

117. Ofcansky, Thomas P. Uganda Tarnished Pearl of Africa (Boulder CO, Westview Press, 1996). 1st edn, 8vo, 202 pp, 2 maps, 16 photos, dj, new. $10

118. O’Toole, Thomas. The Central African Republic: The Continent’s Hidden Heart ( Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1986). 1st edn, 8vo, 174 pp, 2 maps, 13 photos, pictorial hard cover, new. $15

119. Parson, Jack. Botswana Liberal Democracy and the Labor Reserve in Southern Africa (Boulder CO, Westview Press, 1984). 1st edn, 8vo, 145 pp, 3 maps, 19 photos, dj, new. $25

120. Pellow, Deborah and Naomi Chazan. Ghana Coping With Uncertainty (Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1986). 1st edn, 8vo, 238 pp, 4 maps, 17 photos, pictorial hard cover, new. $10

121. Sparks, Donald and December Green. Namibia: The Nation After Independence (Boulder, CO., Westview Press, 1992). 1st edn, 8vo, 204 pp, 2 maps, 17 photos, dj, new. $35

122. Sundiata, Ibrahim K. Equatorial Guinea Colonialism, State Terror, and the Search for Stability (Boulder CO, Westview Press, 1990). 1st edn, 8vo, 178 pp, 2 maps, 13 photos, dj, new. $100

123. Sylvester, Christine. Zimbabwe The Terrain of Contradictory Development (Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1991). 1st edn, 8vo, 212 pp, 2 maps, 20 photos, dj, new. $10

124. Tvedten, Inge. Angola Struggle for Peace and Reconstruction (Boulder CO, Westview Press, 1997). 1st edn, 8vo, 166 pp, 2 maps, 15 photos, dj, new. $10

125. Wright, Stephen. Nigeria Struggle for Stability and Status (Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1998). 1st edn, 8vo, 188 pp, 5 maps, dj, new. $15

126. Wubneh, Mulatu and Yohannis Abate. Ethiopia: Transition and Development in the Horn of Africa (Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1988). 1st edn, 8vo, 224 pp, 3 maps, 17 photos, dj, new. $10

127. Yeager, Rodger. Tanzania: An African Experiment (Boulder CO, Westview Press, 1989). 2nd edn, 8vo, 193 pp, 4 maps, 13 photos, dj, new. $10


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