The story of the scramble by the European powers, and in particular England, for power and influence in Africa during the 19th century.
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Book Description Constable, 1970. Book Condition: Poor. This book has hardback covers. Ex-library, With usual stamps and markings, In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. Dust Jacket in good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 3613731
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002053553
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR004995716
Book Description Constable and the Victorian History Book Club, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. reprint. Jacket a little creased at head of spine otherwise a nice copy. Bookseller Inventory # 003130
Book Description Constable, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 454 pages, 27 plates illustrations, map (on lining papers), portraits 23 cm. black cloth in a frayed dust-jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 33mw714
Book Description Constable and Company, London, 1970. hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Front inner flap of dust jacket is creased. 750 grams. The story of the scramble by the European powers, and in particular England, for power and influence in Africa during the 19th century Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean Copy. Bookseller Inventory # 008164
Book Description Victorian & Modern History Book Club, London, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. First Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 026385
Book Description Constable. Hardcover. Book Condition: GOOD. book was well loved but cared for. Possible ex-library copy with all the usual markings and stickers. Some light textual notes, highlighting and underling. Bookseller Inventory # 2749118522
Book Description Constable and Company, London, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. FIRST EDITION. First impression. Dark blue cloth boards with title, author and publisher in gold on the spine. Top edges coloured red. Corners and ends of spine a little bumped with some light soiling on rear board. Rub marks, light soiling and edge-wear on price-slipped dust jacket, including a short (less than 2cm) tear at the bottom of the rear cover. small (insect?) stain on bottom edge of pages, otherwise clean and tight inside. 454pp. Very Good Book/Good Jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 0437
Book Description Constable, London, 1970. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. This is the dramatic story of the scramble by the European powers, and in particular England, for power and influence in Africa during the 19th century. BOOK DETAILS:This is an Ex Library copy but it is in very good condition.It is tight and sound throughout.The library has covered the dust wrapper in plastic and this has preserved the jacket.There are the usual library stamps inside the book, along with some stickers and/or labels, etc. The library has stamped the book as being "Discarded" clearly showing that the library has sold this copy. A barcode sticker in the form of a dymo strip is present (under the plastic covering on the dust wrapper's spine).There is a manila (cardboard) card pocket inside the book. Some small tape stains to the inside of the covers and to the end papers where the plastic cover has been applied by the library. Some mild tanning to the pages, due to age, along with some scattered foxing inside.With an ex-library copy there is always the possibility of the odd mark or stain to the pages going unnoticed. Some wear to the boards. Illustrated. 454pp (incl. index). Book weighs approx. 780g. Please note that books that weigh in excess of 1kg. (1000g) will exceed the estimated postage shown if book is being mailed to an overseas destination. This BOOK IS IN STOCK and READY TO MAIL NOW. Your book when ordered will be securely packed and promptly dispatched by The Book Collector (Established: 1993). ***Prompt professional service - satisfaction guaranteed.*** Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 9201