Books from Africa since 1982


  • Continent-wide coverage

    We are specialists in the book market of each and every country of Sub-Saharan Africa. Our in-depth expertise is based on almost 40 years of field work in Africa and close interaction with the leading research libraries from all over the world
  • Extensive local contacts

    We developed an extensive network of local contacts in government, research and educational institutions, NGOs, religious organizations, book trade and literary circles
  • Cataloguing services

    Our aim is to enable the speedy integration of publications which we deliver in the academic circulation, customizing our products to the needs of each specific library. We provide customer-specific bibliographic records (MARC21)
  • Competitive prices and efficient logistics

    Our extensive coverage of all the African continent allows us the maximal optimization of our services: competitive prices, cost-effective and speedy logistics including full customs clearance. No hidden charges
  • Involvement in the academic dialogue

    We regularly take part in the leading conferences on African studies, such as African Studies Association, USA (ASA) and European Conference on African Studies (ECAS)
  • Alertness to the current academic discourse

    Our ongoing contacts with the leading academic institutions on the one side and our intensive interaction with local African institutions and authors on the other keep us up-to-date to the academic discourse in the whole variety of issues related to African studies



Approval plans and blanket orders
We enable you to secure continuous and comprehensive coverage within your subject area while benefiting from discounts going as high as 20%
Standing orders and subscriptions
We supply periodicals ranging from government statistics to academic journals to daily newspapers. We also arrange local subscriptions in Africa to avoid missing issues
Firm orders
We search for specific titles on our book-buying trips
Cataloguing services
We provide bibliographic records (MARC21) customized to the standards of your institution
Online sales
Browse hundreds of titles in our online shop

At the risk of violating the clan taboos, I argue that all cultural activity is experiential, that fieldwork is a distinct type of cultural activity, and that it is this activity which defines the discipline.

—Paul Rabinow, anthropologist

Hogarth Representation

African books specialist
  • 1982
    Foundation year
  • 54
    African countries
  • >500k
    Titles in our database

Book buying trips

Please send your orders in advance
Other countries may be added to the schedule entry conditions permitting

New titles in our shop

Browse hundreds of African titles in our online shop

contact us

info [at] hogarthrepresentation [dot] com

Unit 54, Millmead Business Centre
Millmead Road
London N17 9QU
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