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Accra Government Printing Department 1953 First Edition 15.5 x 24.5cm.approx 
74 pages, original paper covers fair/detached,.. Contents Good & Clean with exception of "Chatham House Library" stamps to front pages only ... also will be sent 2 tatty Gold Coast Government printed letter/document ,one 1953 re enquiry to above and onother of 1955 re statement on commission on Native Courts..............Postage will be reduced to UK & EU 1,, all other inc US 2. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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2 Chavunduka, GL Chavunduka ( Professor of Sociology, University of Zimbabwe). A note on new forms of polygamy among African Christians in Rhodesia
unpublished Unpublished Unbound Privately Printed Not for Sal 21 x 30cm Approx 
9 pages, Undated late 1970's , does not appear to have ever had any covers. A typed document No. 159 to top right & in pencil top "Prof. MacGregor" in good condition, though paper has browned with age. It mentions various cases, some with Christian names, Like Joseph who is now a leading member of his Church, who's first wife was barren, then married a second wife to have children (2) ,but as a Christian found it difficult, so dissolved the second marriage to live with his first wife and the two children (from his second wife). 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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3 Dolinger, Jane Dolinger Behind Harem Walls
London Alvin Redman 1960 First Edition Hard Back Good Fair/good 12 x 19.5cm Approx 
195 pages, + on frontspiece a colour photo of author with belly-dancer (as on DJ) + a number of black and white photograph pages. Dust jacket Good (sealed in) Hard back binding sealed in from new. Contents Very good, clean & tight copy with exception of a few withdrawn Norfolk Library stamps & ref. number to spine & one of the extra endpages at front removed at it must have had library markings on. Jane Dolinger was a young travel writer, This is her fact based research as she spent time meeting & living within a harem in Morocco, This is what she saw & what the girls & staff of the harem told her. . Just the names and place of the Harem have been changed to save all within the Harem from any recriminations. Includes a number of photos taken within the harem, some with author including with full harem clothing with vail. Ex library, this copy has had the dust jacket sealed within plastic with extra end pages sealing it within the book. No foxing on pages 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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4 Lankester, E. Ray Lankester (+ Signed Items By Lieutenant ACH Gray + unique Photograph ) The Kingdom of Man + Unique Photograph
London Archibald Constable 1907 Unique First Edition 15 x 23cm Approx 
191 + xii pages +a genuine photograph, Original red binding, fair/good just minor edge rubbing..Contents good and tight , "faults" are the ones that add value,. !!! This is a unique copy as on the part about "sleeping sickness" about the deadly Typanosomes carried by the Tsetze fly that killed over 200,000 natives and in 1905 the brave young Officer of the Army Medical Corps Lieut. Tulloch who was working with Prof. Minchin (sic) , caught it at Victoria Nyanza Lake and died while investigating on behalf of the Royal Society of London. There is below this part and written in pencil under various pages a signed/dated statement by ACH Gray., captain RAMC who worked with Tulloch in Uganda, Africa and brought him back to England and stayed with him till he died. and states the correct facts, as the book contained various important mistakes on this matter.. & to the 1st end paper are owners signitures J.D. Gray. July 19. 1909 in ink & see page 147,171 (signed) ACH Gray , in pencil... To next page is the Genuine photograph taken through a microscope singed to rear ( and written on page below the photo) " T. Grayii from GI palpalis Uganda. 1906 (signed) ACH Gray " this genuine photograph is 10 x 13cm with 1cm tear nowhere near the circular immage of what i beleive to be the the Trypanosomes bug ( poss from Tulloch ) the photograph is good and clear and vey rare if not unique. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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5 Smith, Rev. Thomas The Wonders of Nature and Art or a Concise Accout of Whatever is Most Curious and Remarkable in the World Vol VII Only, ( Egypt, Barbary, Negroland,& Guinea )
London: J. Walker ( & others), 1803 
First Edition in This Form. 3 3/4" x 6"approx. 284pages + 4 front+ 3 illustrations , Binding appears to be the ORIGINAL PRINTERS boards, in good condition, minor stain to spine, ,,,,Contents: mostly good and tight, with some minor foxing/dirt only on the odd page ,3 pages with fold/tear (no loss) NO inscriptions , . Covers animals,climate, mountain,situation,customs,manners,discoveries ect. ect. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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