African Books Collective
Founded in 1989 by
17African publishers. ABC itself is non-phttp://-yearly, an average of 60% of net proceeds of sales
are remitted to member publishers
in hard currency.Choose from 1,700 African-published
titles, in stock in UK warehouse and available for
Africa Books Centre, London
Managing Director: A.
W. Zurbrugg. Fax 44-171-497-0309
Long established seller of current books on Africa,
carries James Currey titles.
African Imprint Library Services
Suppliers of the
African publications which are virtually unobtainable
through other sourchttp://h originate
in Africa and are not intended for distribution abroad.
Titles by country and subject.
Books on southern
Africa from a Rhodesian point of view.
Bennhttp:// & Pamphlets on Africa & the Portuguese &
Spanish Worlds 162 Oak Street,
Duxbury, MA 02332, USA
Contact: Norman Bennett
Has extensive stock on Lusophone Africa. Periodically
distributes a list of c. 70 pages with titles for sale
including publications from Spain and on non-Lusophone
Scottsville; 3209, South Africa
1st Floor, Pelham Centre, 56 Oribi Road,
Pietermaritzburg, 3201, Kwazulu-Natal Province, South
Africa Fax. ++27 331 68809
Contact: Norman Robert Christison (father) and Grant
Specialist dealers in antiquarian Africana (South Africa
and southern Africa, in particular). Grant is the author
of Book collecting in South Africa. They issue
three or four catalogues of out-of-print Africana per
Clarke's Bookshop General antiquarian and secondhand bookshop. Hold a
large stock at their premises situated in central Cape
Town. Specialise in Africa - mainly Africa souhttp:///font>
Mark Duffill 43 Park Avenue
North, London N8 7RS, United Kingdom. Phone/fax: (44)
181-340-3087 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Supplies out-of-print, antiquarian titles.
Fables Bookshop 119 High St,
Grahamstown, 6139, South Africa. Phone/fax +27-461-311525
Contact: Ian Balchin
Has a stock of about 1,000 Africana titles, will search
and find out-of-print titles. Specialises in books
relating to Southern Africa, issues irregular catalogues,
will mail worldwide.
Foreign Book Service
159 Main Street,
Falmouth, MA 02541, USA
Contact: Gale Clark
Publications from various countries including: Ethiopia,
Nigeria, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Madagascar, Mauritius.
Frankfurt Book Fair - African
Exhibitors Numbers Chart showing the
number and countries of origin of African exhibitors
Great Epic Books
15918 20th Place West,
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Contact: Donal Brody
Email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Supplies antiquarian books, maps, documents from Africa.
Select Browse the Books to access titles by subjects or
country. Has a newsletter which describes the library of
former Malawi President H. Kamuzu Banda which Brody
1 Birchington Court,
Birchington Road, London N8 8HS, England
Contact: David Hogarth
Extensive stock of titles published in West, Central, and
East Africa. Supplies contemporary African political
ephemera and pamphlets from the U.K.. Does not handle
Huxley's Books New, out-of-print
and collectable books. Has Africana (particularly from
Southern African). Will search for titles. Contact:
Matthew White Email: email@example.com
Indian Ocean Books Contact Larry W.
Mainly antiquarian books, serials, maps on Madagascar,
Mauritius, Seychelles, Reunion. Interested in all subject
areas: travel and voyages, history and natural history,
Based in the UK,
prices in British pounds. Can search by author, title,
ISBN, publisher. Has a book awards list, links to UK
publisher web pages. To order, one needs an account with
them which can be set up online. Seems to have a good
selection of academic titles. Thanks to P. Bischof &amhttp://e URL.
39 Kasr El-Nil Street,
Floor 2, Office 12, Cairo, Egypt. Contact: George Fawzy.
Supplies publications for Arabic and Middle Eastern
Studies, includes some publications from the Sudan.
Livres de l'Afrique Centrale 1531 Walnut
Strhttp:// B. P. 3366,
Kinshasa/Gombe, Zaire. Contact: Dr. William Drake, Simon
Bockie (Berkeley) and Isaac Ntiakulu (Zaire)
Phone: (510) 841-6732
Supplies publications form Zaire, Congo-Brazzaville,
accepts wants lists for older titles, sends out lists of
P.O. Box 5062, Hamden,
CT 06518, 2348 Whitney Avenue in Hamden, Ct
Contact: Philip and Sharon McBlain. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Have issued catalogs on Sub-Saharan Africa about once a
year since 1972. Supply all topics. Interested in buying
collections or valuable individual items, members of the
Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America since
Smitskamp Oriental Antiquarium
Nieuwe Rijn 2, 2312 JB
Leiden, The Netherlands
Fax: +31 71 512 7542
Contact: R. Smitskamp. Email: email@example.com
Mainly Middle East antiquarian titles, has some
Ethiopicahttp://uest. Was the
antiquarian side of E. J. Brill Publishers (since 1683),
is now independent.
Thorold's - Frank Thorold Ltd.
P. O. Box 241,
Johannesburg 2000, South Africa. Fax: (011)
Contact: Robin Fryde.
Supplies antiquarian and current imprints from Southern
Africa. All topics; will search for titles.