Africa

Results for: category: [x] Africa
Showing: 1 - 25 (of 542)
Results per page:
Order by:
1.
Poster: "South Africa - Azania Will Be Free!"
N.p. Fireworks Graphics Collective, ca.1980's. Silkscreened image of two somewhat abstract faces with hands raised, bearing the rallying cry "Azania Will Be Free!" Produced in an effort to show solidarity with South African liberation movements. Signed vertically in screen, "Fireworks", near the right margin. The Fireworks Graphics Collective was the...
[Item #26194]
Price: $250.00
 
Poster: "South Africa - Azania Will Be Free!"
2.

The Poetry, Life and Opinions of Sa'adu Zungur
Zaria: Northern Nigerian Publishing Company, 1974. First Edition. Octavo (22cm). Staple-bound, pictorial card wrappers; 109pp. Includes bibliography. Corners bumped, with consequent creasing to wrapper edges; text clean, tight and unmarked. Good.
[Item #20321]
Price: $25.00
 
The Poetry, Life and Opinions of Sa'adu Zungur. Dandatti ABDULKADIR.
3.

49 Wise Sayings, 72 Idioms, 33 Riddles and Jokes, 44 Questions & Answers [...]
Onitsha: J.C. Brothers Bookshop / Providence Printing Press, [1972?]. A gathering of quotes, speeches, political trivia, and folksy riddles - an attempt at a poor man's guide to becoming more cosmopolitan. An excellent example of the popular literature that flourished in Nigerian market stalls in the 1960s and 70s, most...
[Item #31075]
Price: $85.00
 
49 Wise Sayings, 72 Idioms, 33 Riddles and Jokes, 44 Questions & Answers [...]. J. ABIAKAM, pseud.
4.

How To Write Business Letters, Correct Agreements, Telegrams, Good Letters, and Applications
Onitsha: J.C. Brothers Bookshop, [1971?]. First Edition. An excellent example of the popular literature that flourished in Nigerian market stalls in the 1960s and 70s, most of it characterized by slightly sensational content, rustic production values, and a disarmingly naive (to an American reader's eyes, at least) approach to its...
[Item #31074]
Price: $200.00
 
How To Write Business Letters, Correct Agreements, Telegrams, Good Letters, and Applications. J. ABIAKAM, pseud.
5.

Teach Yourself How To Write Love Letters, Toasts, Invitations, and Engagement Letters
Onitsha: J.C. Brothers Bookshop / All Star Printers, [1971]. First Edition. Manual providing examples of love letters, engagement letters, marriage proposals, and relationship advice (some practical, some not-so-practical). An excellent example of the popular literature that flourished in Nigerian market stalls in the 1960s and 70s, most of it characterized...
[Item #31076]
Price: $85.00
 
Teach Yourself How To Write Love Letters, Toasts, Invitations, and Engagement Letters. J. ABIAKAM, pseud.
6.

Moremi: An Epic of Feminine Heroism
[Ibadan, Nigeria: Onibonoje Press, 1970]. First Edition. Epic poem based on the deeds of the Yoruba woman Moremi, who saved her village from foreign invaders. Published as a school reader, with a glossary of difficult words and textual questions at the end of the text. 12mo (18cm.); original pictorial staplebound...
[Item #27423]
Price: $75.00
 
Moremi: An Epic of Feminine Heroism. J. O. O. ABIRI.
7.

Mine Boy
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1955. First American Edition. Second printing, octavo (19.5cm.); original decorative cloth in white price-clipped dust jacket designed by Paul Rand, top edge dyed black; 252,[2]pp. Shallow tears to lower jacket edges and spine foot; some dust soiling, else a Very Good copy. One of the...
[Item #22708]
Price: $45.00
 
Mine Boy. Peter ABRAHAMS.
8.

A Night of Their Own
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1965. First American Edition. Octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth-backed boards in blue pictorial dust jacket, blue topstain; [2],ix,[1],236,[4]pp. Jacket spine toned, a few short chips and tears to extremities, else About Very Good. Black South African author.
[Item #24982]
Price: $25.00
 
A Night of Their Own. Peter ABRAHAMS.
9.

Beware, Soul Brother and Other Poems
Enugu, Nigeria: Nwankwo-Ifejika & Co. 1971. First Edition. Uncommon collection of poems by the celebrated African author. "Most of the poems were first published in Nigeria...and were written over a period of four years during the civil war and its immediate aftermath. The first collection contained twenty-three poems; a second...
[Item #21718]
Price: $150.00
 
Beware, Soul Brother and Other Poems. Chinua ACHEBE.
10.

Beware, Soul Brother and Other Poems
Enugu, Nigeria: Nwankwo-Ifejika & Co. 1971. First Edition. Uncommon collection of poems by the celebrated African author. "Most of the poems were first published in Nigeria...and were written over a period of four years during the civil war and its immediate aftermath. The first collection contained twenty-three poems; a second...
[Item #21743]
Price: $100.00
 
Beware, Soul Brother and Other Poems. Chinua ACHEBE.
11.

Beware, Soul Brother: Poems
Enugu, Nigeria: Nwafime Publishers Limited, 1973. Collection of poems by the celebrated African author. "Most of the poems were first published in Nigeria...and were written over a period of four years during the civil war and its immediate aftermath. The first collection contained twenty-three poems; a second revised edition, containing...
[Item #26605]
Price: $25.00
 
Beware, Soul Brother: Poems. Chinua ACHEBE.
12.

Christmas in Biafra and Other Poems
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1973. First Edition. Scarce collection of the author's poetry, comprised of the 23 poems written for the Nigerian release of Beware, Soul Brother and Other Poems (several re-written and revised for this volume), and adding 7 later poems. First Printing. Octavo; black and tan...
[Item #20330]
Price: $75.00
 
Christmas in Biafra and Other Poems. Chinua ACHEBE.
13.

Girls at War and Other Stories
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1973. First American Edition. Octavo (21.5cm.); original two-toned cloth in pictorial dust jacket; 129pp. Jacket edges a touch shelf-worn, else about Fine.
[Item #22707]
Price: $125.00
 
Girls at War and Other Stories. Chinua ACHEBE.
14.

Morning Yet on Creation Day: Essays
Garden City: Anchor Press/Doubleday, 1975. First American Edition. Octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth-backed boards in olive pictorial dust jacket; xiii,[3],175pp. A touch rubbed at jacket spine ends, old faint rubberstamp price on front free endpaper; Near Fine.
[Item #24854]
Price: $75.00
 
Morning Yet on Creation Day: Essays. Chinua ACHEBE.
15.

No Longer At Ease
New York: Ivan Obolensky, Inc. 1961. First American Edition. First American edition of the Nigerian author's second novel, and the second volume in his "African Trilogy," consisting of Things Fall Apart and Arrow of God. The story of an Igbo man who leaves his village for a British education and...
[Item #20225]
Price: $60.00
 
No Longer At Ease. Chinua ACHEBE.
16.

Okike: An African Journal of New Writing. Vol. 1, no. 2 (December 1971)
Enugu, Nigeria: Nwankwo - Ifejika & Co, 1971. First Edition. Important journal of West African writing, founded by Achebe and with editorial direction from Wole Soyinka, Romanus Egudu, E.N. Ebiechina, and others. This issue with to Achebe contributions - "Remembrance Day," a poem; and "Civil Peace," a short story; as...
[Item #20154]
Price: $30.00
 
Okike: An African Journal of New Writing. Vol. 1, no. 2 (December 1971). Chinua ACHEBE.
17.

The Insider: Stories of War and Peace From Nigeria
Enugu, Nigeria: Nwankwo-Ifejika & Co. Publishers, 1971. First Edition. Anthology collection fiction about Nigeria during war and peacetime, with contributions by Chinua Achebe, Andre Aletta, Chukwuma Azuonye, Victor Nwankwo, Samuel Ifejika, Flora Nwapa, and Nathan Okonkwo Nkala, et al. Octavo; illustrated wrappers; 124pp. Some trivial rubbing to backstrip on rear...
[Item #20229]
Price: $35.00
 
The Insider: Stories of War and Peace From Nigeria. Chinua ACHEBE, Samuel IFEJIKA, Athur NWANKWO, Flora NWAPA, contributors.
18.

African Short Stories and Other Poems [cover title]
Roxbury, MA: Scoham Bookshelf, [1974]. First Edition. Octavo (21.5cm.); original green printed staplebound wrappers; unpaged. Fine. Collection of six folktales and poems, including "An Ecstasy of African Witchcraft" and "The Story of Palm Wine."
[Item #27422]
Price: $50.00
 
African Short Stories and Other Poems [cover title]. Daniel ACQUAAH.
19.

It Is Time for Stories
[Ibadan]: Onibonoje Press & Book Industries, [1973]. First Edition. 12mo (18.25cm.); original pictorial staplebound wrappers; [4],33pp.; color illus. Fine. Junior African Literature Series, no. 4. Collection of traditional Nigerian folk tales for early readers.
[Item #26341]
Price: $35.00
 
It Is Time for Stories. 'Remi ADEDEJI.
20.

The Fat Woman
[Ibadan, Nigeria]: Onibonoje Press & Book Industries, 1976. First Edition. 12mo (18.25cm.); original pictorial staplebound wrappers; [1],7pp.; illus. Light edge wear from handling, else Very Good. Forms part of the Junior African Literature Series. Early reader recounting the story of a very unhappily fat woman and how she loses weight...
[Item #27421]
Price: $35.00
 
The Fat Woman. 'Remi ADEDEJI, illus Ade. Oloye.
21.

All Is Not Lost
Ibadan: Adekile Goodwill Grammar School, [1973]. First Edition. Octavo (20.5cm.); original blue and black staplebound wrappers lettered in yellow and white; 49pp. Fine. Imprint on upper cover: Ilesanmi Press Ltd., Ilesa. 5-act play set in a polygamous home in Nigeria. Unlocated in OCLC as of September, 2015.
[Item #27419]
Price: $75.00
 
All Is Not Lost. V. Tai ADETUYI.
22.

Central Africa and the Franchise: An Examination of the Federal Electoral Bill: 1958
London: Africa Bureau, 1958. First Edition. Octavo (20cm.); original blue staplebound self-wrappers; 11pp.; printed entirely on blue stock. Extremities a bit toned, else Very Good. Price cancel inside upper wrapper. Regarding suffrage in Northern Rhodesia and Nyasaland.
[Item #26710]
Price: $35.00
 
Central Africa and the Franchise: An Examination of the Federal Electoral Bill: 1958. AFRICA BUREAU.
23.

Socialist Development in Africa [cover title]
[Cambridge, MA: Africa Research Group, 1970]. Reprint. Octavo (21cm.); original yellow decorative staplebound wrappers; [2],12-20,[1],11-30pp. Minor insect damage to bottom edge of upper wrapper, small chip to rear wrapper, else About Very Good. "Reprint" series no. 7. Reproduces two articles originally published in the Monthly Review, Giovanni Arrighi and John...
[Item #27996]
Price: $25.00
 
Socialist Development in Africa [cover title]. AFRICA RESEARCH GROUP.
24.

A Glossary of Black Becoming and Knowing
New York: by author, 1974. First Edition. Staple-bound pamphlet. Stiff card wrappers; 32pp. Light wear to wrappers with splash stain to rear wrapper; else a good or better copy with no interior markings.
[Item #15799]
Price: $45.00
 
A Glossary of Black Becoming and Knowing. AFRICAN AMERICANA, John F. HATCHETT.
25.

Black Resistance Movements in the United States and Africa 1800-1993
New York: Edwin Mellen Press, 1995. First Edition. Octavo. Blue pictorial wrappers; 327pp; includes bibliography. Lightly soiled and rubbed; else a very good unmarked copy.
[Item #15269]
Price: $40.00
 
Black Resistance Movements in the United States and Africa 1800-1993. African Americans, Felton O. BEST.


Next 25