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1 Africa - Religion SHEPPERSON, George RANGER, Terence Religion in Africa. Proceedings of a Seminar held in the Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh, 10th - 12th April, 1964
Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, 1964, 
(Africa – Religion). Religion in Africa. Proceedings of a Seminar held in the Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh, 10th – 12th April, 1964. (Edinburgh) : Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh, (1964). Pp (6),1-130. 4to, green tape spine, pale blue card covers. Contents : A Department of Religious Studies in an African University (by Rev. F.B. Welbourn); Muslim and Christian separatism in Africa (by Humphrey J. Fisher);Hume and North African Islam (by Ernest Gellner); Animism in Pemba (by Pet er Lienhardt); Religion and Society amongst the Kuria of East Africa (by Malcolm Ruel); Religion in British Central Africa (by George Shepperson); TheEarly History of Independency in Southern Rhodesia (by Terence Ranger); Li vingstonia as an Industrial Mission, 1875-1900: A study of commerce and Christianity in Nyasaland (by K.J. McCracken); The Foundations of the BlantyreMission, Nyasaland (by Rev. Andrew C. Ross); Malawi Rain-cults (by Thomas Price); Reflections on Religion in Africa (by Rev. W. Montgomery Watt). Lacking most of spine and with title in black marker to spine, rubbed and smudged, penned name, else good. 50.00

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2 African History - Workshop - Papers SOREMEKUN, Fola LANGWORTHY, H.W. RANGER, T.O. Papers presented at the Workshop on the Teaching of Central and East African History, 24th to 31st August, 1970, in Lusaka, Zambia.
Lusaka, Zambia, 1970, 
(African History - Workshop - Papers). [Papers presented at the] Workshop on the Teaching of Central and East African History, 24th to 31st August, 1970, in Lusaka, Zambia. Lusaka, Zambia : n.pub., 1970. Various paginations (totalling approximately 110). Maps. Folio, red comb bound, blank red cloth.Contents : “Christianity in Central Africa” by T.O. Ranger (12 pp); “Socia l and Economic Development in Zambia in the 20th Century” by Ian Henderson (15 pp); “The Effects of the Slave Trade in East and West Africa” by Fola Soremekun (19 pp); “The Historical Basis of UDI” by Ian Henderson (16 pp); “Pre-Colonial Trade in Zambia” by Andrew D. Roberts (17 pp, plus map); “Themes in the History of Malawi and Eastern Zambia to 1850: by H.W. Langworthy (13 pp); “The Mwene Mutapa and Other Shona Kingdoms, 1450-1850” by H. Langworthy (14 pp, plus map). Dampspotting to cloth, else very good. Scarce. 75.00

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3 AGNEW, Swanzie, and Michael STUBBS (eds.). Malawi in Maps.
University of London Press Ltd, London, 1972, ISBN:0340117680 
AGNEW, Swanzie, and Michael STUBBS (eds.). Malawi in Maps. (London) : University of London Press Ltd, (1972). Pp [1]-143,(1). Maps. Folio [8 by 13 inches], illustrated red and white glossy paper covered boards. “The 1966 Population Census was the first census to be carried out with a comprehensive demarcation of enumeration areas, and the final report, which appeared in 1968, included a brief summary of the data obtained in terms of the total population; geographic distribution and density; and sex; racial and ethnic composition; languages spoken; economic characteristics; and population outside Malawi. Since most of this material, particularly the demographic, economic and social aspects of the population structure now appears in map form for the first time, Malawi in Maps assumes the significance of a national atlas, at least in content it not in presentation.” - from the Introduction (p. 11). Rubbed, name, else very good. 30.00

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4 ALAGOA, E.J. (ed.). Kiabàrà : Journal of the Humanities. Volume 4, Number 2, Harmattan 1981 : Focus on History
School of Humanities, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Nigeria , 1981, 
ALAGOA, E.J. (ed.). Kiabàrà : Journal of the Humanities. Volume 4, Number 2, Harmattan 1981 : Focus on History. (Port Harcourt, Nigeria : School of Humanities, University of Port Harcourt, 1981). Pp 1-219,(1). Illustrated. Map. 8vo, red and white card covers. Contents : E.J. Alagoa's “The Ethnographic Dimension of Oral Tradition (p 7-24); E.O. Erim's “Field Techniques for Recording the History of Segmentary Societies” (pp 25-40); Ade Obayemi's “Cultural Dynamics and History of the Niger-Benue Confluence Area before 1900” (pp 41-50); S.O. Babayemi's “The Ideological Base of Power of the Alaafinof Oyo and of his Chiefs” (pp 51-66); N.C. Ejituwu's “The Problem of Feedb ack in Oral Tradition: The Obolo (Andoni) Example” (pp 67-80); Owen J.M. Kalinga's “Oral Tradition and the Reconstruction of the Pre-colonial History of Malawi: A Reassessment” (pp 81-104); Adell Paton, Jr.'s “Oral Tradition in the Reconstruction of Ningi History ca. 1880-1908” (pp 105-126); Gloria Thomas Emeagwali's “Alternative Perspectives on the Reconstruction of the African Past: The Case of Walter Rodney” (pp 127-138); Ade Adefuye's “Recording the Oral History of the Palwo” (pp 139-156); Jan Vansina's “Ethnographyas History: The Past of the peoples in the Equatorial Rainforest of Africa ” (pp 157-192); E.J. Alagoa's “Oral Data as Archives in Africa” (pp 193-202); Nwanna Nzewunwa's “The Organisation of Pre-historic Research in Nigeria”(pp 203-215). Covers rubbed and browned, else good to very good. 20.00

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5 BAKER, C.A. Johnston's Administration : A History of the British Central Africa Administration 1891-1897. Department of Antiquities, Publication No. 9, February, 1971
Government Press, Malawi Department of Antiquities, Zomba, Malawi , 1971, 
BAKER, C.A. Johnston's Administration : A History of the British Central Africa Administration 1891-1897. Department of Antiquities, Publication No. 9, February, 1971. Zomba, Malawi : Government Press, 1971. Pp [1]-134,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, white card covers, lettered in green. Contents : Introduction. 1. Arrival 2. The Nucleus. 3. Consolidation and Development. 4. Finance. 5. The Administrators. 6. The Administrative Stations. 7. The Commissioner. 8. Departure. Appendix I - Officers in the Service of British Central Africa, 1891-1897. Appendix II - The Departments of Government, l897. Appendix III - Terms of Service—British Central Africa Administration. Appendix IV - Territorial boundaries of British Central Africa. Rubbed, browned, name, else very good. 35.00

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6 BROWN, Edward E., Carol A. FISHER, and John B. WEBSTER (compilers). Bibliography of Malawi
Program of Eastern African Studies, Syracuse University, Syracuse, N.Y., 1965, 
BROWN, Edward E., Carol A. FISHER, and John B. WEBSTER (compilers). A Bibliography of Malawi. (Syracuse, N.Y.) : Program of Eastern African Studies, Syracuse University, (1965). Pp (6),1-161,(1). Indexes. 8vo, illustrated white stapled caed covers. Syracuse University Eastern African BibliographicalSeries, No. 1, Malawi. Rubbed, else very good. 15.00

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7 CHAFULUMIRA, E.W. Mbiri ya Amang'anja.
Published by Nyasaland Education Department, Zomba , 1948, 
CHAFULUMIRA, E.W. Mbiri ya Amang'anja. Zomba : Published by Nyasaland Education Department, 1948. Pp (4),[1]-36. 8vo, brown patterned stitched card covers. Contents : Mau oyamba. 1. Amang;anja akhala ku Chikwawa. 2. Maonekedwe ao. 3. Midzo yao. 4. Zida zao. 5. Mitundu ina. 6. Kutama. 7. Njala. 8. Nkhondo la Guveya. 9. Nkhondo ya Kabiritu. 9. 10. Mfumu. 11. Banja la Mfumu. 12. Ulendo wa Mfumu. 13. Mbiri. 14. Mavimba. 15. Mphala. 16. Ulemu wa Mfumu. 17. ziko la Mfumu. 18. Magololo adalanda dziko la Amang'amja. 19. Milandi. 20. Minda. 21. Dindiro. 22. Kufumula. 23. Cidyerano. 24. Mowa. 25. Kuceza. 26. Buwa. 27. Manga mpumbulu. 28. Nyama yotola. 29. Cisamwali. 30. Cikwati. 31. Nkamwini. 32. Kugonekera. 33. Dzoma. 34. Ulemu kwa Akulu. 35. Ulemu kwa Makolo. 36. Namkungwi ndi Mmbudzi. 37. Phungu. 38. Kudwala. 39. Kwonbeza ula. 40. Maliro. 41. Cisabwira. 42. Mwabvi. 43. Ufulu. William Chafulumira (1908-1981) was born in Malawi, converted to Catholicism in 1929, and later served as a teacher-catechist, an agent of evangelization for the implementation of the Catholic Church in Malawi. Text in the Nyanja language. Very good. 45.00

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8 CHAFULUMIRA, E.W. Mbiri ya Amang'anja.
Published by Nyasaland Education Department,, Zomba, 1948, 
CHAFULUMIRA, E.W. Mbiri ya Amang'anja. Zomba : Published by Nyasaland Education Department, 1948. Pp (4),[1]-36. 8vo, brown patterned stitched card covers. Contents : Mau oyamba. 1. Amang;anja akhala ku Chikwawa. 2. Maonekedwe ao. 3. Midzo yao. 4. Zida zao. 5. Mitundu ina. 6. Kutama. 7. Njala. 8. Nkhondo la Guveya. 9. Nkhondo ya Kabiritu. 9. 10. Mfumu. 11. Banja la
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9 CHIBAMBO, Yesaya Midauko : Makani gha waNgoni.
Church of Central Africa Presbyterian, Livingstonia, Nyasaland , 1961, 
(CHIBAMBO, Yesaya). Midauko : Makani gha waNgoni. Livingstonia, Nyasaland :Church of Central Africa Presbyterian, 1961. Pp (2),[1]-87,(1). 8vo, salmo n printed card covers. "The migration from Natal, the deeds of Zwangendaba,the victories of Ngoni armies, Ngoni skill in state-building, their high l evel of culture - all these were celebrated and publicized by Yesaya Chibambo in his role as historian in the book Midauko: Makani gha waNgoni (History: The Deeds of the Ngoni) (Livingstonia, n.d.), which was prepared specifically for the use in the local Mission schools." (from The Creation of Tribalism in Southern Africa by Leroy Vail and Landeg White, p. 162). Text in Ngoni. Rubbed, waterstained, penned name with bleeding, internal wrinkling to leaves, a poor copy only. As is. 30.00

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10 Church of Scotland Church of Scotland Report on Central Africa including Supplementary Report.
Printed for The Church of Scotland by William Blackwood & Sons Ltd, Edinburgh, 1959, 
(Church of Scotland). The Church of Scotland Report on Central Africa including Supplementary Report. (Edinburgh : Printed for The Church of Scotland by William Blackwood & Sons Ltd., 1959). Pp [1]-32. 8vo, cream stapled cardcovers. To be presented to the General Assembly, May 1959, by the Special Committee Anent Central Africa. Contents : First Report on the General Assembly's Committee Anent Central Africa, May 1959 (pp 1-23); Supplementary Report on the General Assembly's Committee Anent Central Africa, 6th May 1959(pp 25-32). Margins browned, else very good. 30.00

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11 CIMOMBO, Steve and Moira. Culture of Democracy : Language, Literature, the Arts & Politics in Malawi,1992-1994
WASI Publications, Zomba, Malawi, 1996, ISBN:9990848099 
CIMOMBO, Steve and Moira. The Culture of Democracy : Language, Literature, the Arts & Politics in Malawi, 1992-1994. (Zomba, Malawi) : WASI Publications, 1996. Pp [i]-xi,(1),[1]-203,(1). 8vo, illustrated tan card covers. Contents : 1. Introduction. Part I – Language and Politics. 2. The Role of the Independent Press in Malawi's New Democracy. 3. Influences on the Chichewa Vocabulary of Democracy. 4. From Rumours and Allegations to Investigative Journalism. 5. From Government to Opposition Journalism. Part II – Literature, the Arts and Politics. 6, The Rise of Political Poetry. 7. From Praise Songs to Propaganda. 8. Dance and the Freedom of Expression. 9. The Development of Political Drama. 10. The Emergence of Political Cartooning. 11. Conclusion. Very good. Signed with inscription from Steve and Moira Chimombo. 60.00

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12 CLARK, J.D. Malawi : Antiquities Programme.
UNESCO, Paris , 1968, 
CLARK, J.D. Malawi : Antiquities Programme. Paris : UNESCO, October 1968. Serial No: 872/BMS.RD/CLT. Pp (2),[1]-44,(16). Map. 4to, white stapled card covers. Contents : 1. Terms of reference and procedure. 2. Acknowledgements. 3. Importance of Antiquities and Archaeology in Malawi. 4. Conservation of Antiquities and Archaeological Research in Malawi. 5. The Existing Machinery. 6.The 1968 Survey. 7. Suggestions for an Antiquities Programme for Malawi. 8. Recommendations. 9. Conclusions. Appendices : A. An outline summaryof Malawi. B. Prehistory and Monuments List of Archaeological Sites in Mal awi, September, 1968, with suggestions for future investigation. C. Monuments Act, No.44 of 1965. Map of Malawi showing the sites referred to by numbers in Appendix B. Spine and margins browned, rubbed, else good. 40.00

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13 COLE-KING, P.A Mwalawolemba on Mikolongwe Hill. Department of Antiquities, Publication No.1, January, 1968.
Government Press, Zomba, Malawi , 1968, 
COLE-KING, P.A. Mwalawolemba on Mikolongwe Hill. Department of Antiquities,Publication No. 1, January, 1968. Zomba, Malawi : Government Press, 1968. Pp [1]-11,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, light brown stapled card covers, lettered in green. Mwalawolemba is a rock shelter containing interesting series of schematic rock paintings. It has been declared a protected monument (under Section of the Monuments Act, 1965) and is open to visitors. Contents : Introduction; Mwalawolemba (General Description – The Paintings – The Floor Debris – Sources of Raw Materials – How to get there – Other features of interest – Preservation). Spine and margins browned, else very good. 25.00

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14 COLE-KING, P.A LIVINGSTONE, David Cape Maclear. Department of Antiquities, Publication No. 4, September, 1968.
Government Press, Zomba, Malawi , 1968, 
COLE-KING, P.A. Cape Maclear. Department of Antiquities, Publication No. 4,September, 1968. Zomba, Malawi : Government Press, 1968. Pp (4),1-67,(1),+ 12 pp plates + folding map. 8vo, light brown stapled card covers, lettered in green. Contents : 1. Introduction and Prehistory. 2. Livingstone's Zamb ezi Expedition. 3. The Livingstone Search Expedition. 4. Beginnings of the Livingstonia Mission. 5. Building the Station. 6. Losses and Departure. 7. Outstation. 8. Cape Maclear in the Twentieth Century. Spine browned and slightly waterstained, else very good. 25.00

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15 COLE-KING, P.A. Kukumba Mbiri Mu Malawi : a summary of archaeological research to March, 1973. Department of Antiquities, Publication No. 15, July,k 1973.
Government Press, Malawi Department of Antiquities, Zomba, Malawi , 1973, 
COLE-KING, P.A. Kukumba Mbiri Mu Malawi : a summary of archaeological research to March, 1973. Department of Antiquities, Publication No. 15, July,k 1973. Zomba, Malawi : Government Press, 1973. Pp (4),1-72, coloured frontis + 9 leaves of black-and-white plates + folding map at rear (of Malawi showing location of Prehistoric Sites). 8vo, white card covers, lettered in green. Contents : 1. The History of Prehistory in Malawi. 2. Malawi and the Divisions of Its Prehistory. 3. Prehistoric Sites in Malawi. Rubbed, else verygood. 30.00

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16 COLE-KING, P.A. Lilongwe : A Historical Study. Department of Antiquities, Publication No. 10, March, 1971
Government Press, Malawi Department of Antiquities, Zomba, Malawi , 1971, 
COLE-KING, P.A. Lilongwe : A Historical Study. Department of Antiquities, Publication No. 10, March, 1971. Zomba, Malawi : Government Press, 1971. Pp (2),[1]-53,(1),+ large folding map. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, white card covers, lettered in green. Contents : Introduction. Prehistory. The Chewa. Portuguese records. Invaders. Livingstone's visits. Missionaries. The treaty period. Protectorate. Early Days of the District. Lilongwe Boma. Communications. Commerce. The Township. The New Capital. Very good. 35.00

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17 COLE-KING, P.A. Mangochi : The Mountain, the People and the Fort. Department of Antiquities, Publication No. 12, September, 1972.
Government Press, Malawi Department of Antiquities, Zomba, Malawi , 1972, 
COLE-KING, P.A. Mangochi : The Mountain, the People and the Fort. Department of Antiquities, Publication No. 12, September, 1972. Zomba, Malawi : Government Press, 1972. Pp (2),[1]-15,(3),+ 8 pp plates. Map. 8vo, white card covers, lettered in green. “The renaming of the Township and District of Fort Johnston as Mangochi focuses attention on the mountain Mangochi itself, on the large and well preserved fort near its summit and on the history surrounding the Mangochi people, a section of the Yao who make up an important part of the present population of Malawi. While not attempting to be a history of the whole of what is now Mangochi District the aim of this paper is to show the special significance of the name Mangochi in its historical perspective.” (p. 1). Very good. 40.00

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18 COLE-KING, P.A. LIVINGSTONE, David Livingstone Search Expedition 1867. Department of Antiquities, Publication No. 2, February, 1968.
Government Press, Zomba, Malawi , 1968, 
COLE-KING, P.A. The Livingstone Search Expedition 1867. Department of Antiquities, Publication No. 2, February, 1968. Zomba, Malawi : Government Press, 1968. Pp (2),1-12,(2),+ folding map in front. 8vo, light brown stapled card covers, lettered in green. The story of H. M. Stanley's journey in search of David Livingstone and their meeting at Ujiji in 1871, has become famous. Less well known is the story of the Search Expedition which came to thiscountry in 1867 under the leadership of E. D. Young, R.N., to investigate a report of Livingstone's death on the shores of Lake Malawi, sometime the previous year. Contents : Introduction – Livingstone and Malawi; Livingstone's Last Journey; The Expedition; To Lake Malawi; Collecting Evidence; The Return of the Expedition; Postscript. Spine browned, else very good. 25.00

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19 CROSBY, Cynthia A. Historical Dictionary of Malawi. African Historical Dictionaries, No. 25.
Scarecrow Press, Metuchen, N.J., & London, 1980, ISBN:0810812878 
CROSBY, Cynthia A. Historical Dictionary of Malawi. African Historical Dictionaries, No. 25. Metuchen, N.J., & London : The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1980. Pp (2),[i]-xxxvi,1-169,(1). 8vo, tan cloth, brown lettering to front board and spine. Rubbed, a few pencilled notes, else very good. 30.00

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20 DIXEY, F. Distribution of Population in Nyasaland. Reprinted from The Geographical Review, Vol. 18, No. 2, April, 1928
American Geographical Society, New York, 1928, 
DIXEY, F. The Distribution of Population in Nyasaland. Reprinted from The Geographical Review, Vol. XVIII, No. 2, April, 1928, pp 274-290. New York : American Geographical Society, (1928). Pp (1),274-290,(2). Maps. 8vo, grey printed stapled card covers. Contents : Population and Water Supply; The Map of Population Density; Physical Divisions and Population; The Lake Shore;The Lake Plains; The Scarps and Plateaus West of the Lake; The Lakes and L ake Plains of Southern Nyasaland; The Shire Valley Plains; The Scarps and Plateaus. Light browning to margins, else very good. 30.00

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