Shambala: The Constitution of a Traditional State (Edgar V. (Vincent) Winans) soon to be presented for sale on the really rather good BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1962, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Diagrams; Maps; Appendix;
From the cover: The Shambala, a Bantu-speaking people who live in the Usambara Mountains of North-Eastern Tanganyika, attracted the attention of many of the early travellers and missionaries who landed on the coasts of East Africa because of …
Introduction by: Walter Goldschmidt
Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with a little fraying to the head of the spine. Previous owners’ name to the head of the title page. Scattered pencil underlining and marginalia throughout the text with a short notation in pen to the rear pastedown.
Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XXXVII] 180 pages. Index. Bibliography. 8¾” x 5½”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I draw your attention to more books in my Political catalogue?