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African Folktales in the New World

African Folktales in the New World - 92 edition

ISBN13: 978-0253207364

Cover of African Folktales in the New World 92 (ISBN 978-0253207364)
ISBN13: 978-0253207364
ISBN10: 0253207363

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 92
Copyright: 1992
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Published: 1992
International: No

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African Folktales in the New World - 92 edition

ISBN13: 978-0253207364

Bascom

ISBN13: 978-0253207364
ISBN10: 0253207363

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 92
Copyright: 1992
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Published: 1992
International: No
Summary

These essays, devoted to traditional narratives found in Africa and in the New World, represent the last major research project of William Bascom (1912-1981), eminent authority on African art and folklore. His intention was to demonstrate the African roots of African American folktales.