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A Comparative Study of Some Central African Gong-Languages by  J. F Carrington - Paperback - First Edition - 1949 - from Dale Steffey Books, ABAA (SKU: 006594)

A Comparative Study of Some Central African Gong-Languages

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A Comparative Study of Some Central African Gong-Languages

by Carrington, J. F

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Bruxelles, Belgium: Institut Royal Colonial Belge, 1949. From the collection of noted semiotician and linguist Thomas A. Sebeok, his signature in ink title page. A Professor Emeritus at Indiana University, Sebeok was among the founders of biosemiotics and editor-in-chief of the journal Semiotica, the leading periodical in the field. Very Good, also from the collection of noted anthropologist, linguist, and ethnomusicologist George Herzog, his signature in ink "Herzog" top of front cover, stamped Herzog Collection at title page, missing the rear cover. 119 pp, with 3 foldout tables of gong types at rear, the foldouts are Fine. . First Edition. Printed Wrappers. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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A Comparative Study of Some Central African Gong-Languages
Carrington, J. F
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First Edition
Institut Royal Colonial Belge
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Bruxelles, Belgium
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8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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