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The Heart of the Ngoni: Heroes of the African Kingdom of Segu by  Harold with Ousmane Sako Courlander - First Edition - 1982 - from Lawrence Jones (SKU: 018151)

The Heart of the Ngoni: Heroes of the African Kingdom of Segu

The Heart of the Ngoni: Heroes of the African Kingdom of Segu by  Harold with Ousmane Sako Courlander - First Edition - 1982 - from Lawrence Jones (SKU: 018151)
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The Heart of the Ngoni: Heroes of the African Kingdom of Segu

by Courlander, Harold with Ousmane Sako

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good/Very Good
ISBN 10
051754637X
ISBN 13
9780517546376
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New York: Crown Publishers, 1982. vii, 178pp, sketch map showing location of Kingdom of Segu, selective glossary, selected background readings. Prev owner's signature with date by the upper edge of the front flyleaf. Cloth-backed papered boards in dust-jacket. This is 'the first English language collection of heroic narratives taken from the oral tradition of the Bambara, a West Afican tribe, founders of the kingdom of Segu, a group of city-states that existed in the 17th century along the Upper Niger River'.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

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Bookseller
Lawrence Jones AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
018151
Title
The Heart of the Ngoni: Heroes of the African Kingdom of Segu
Author
Courlander, Harold with Ousmane Sako
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
051754637X
ISBN 13
9780517546376
Publisher
Crown Publishers
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1982
Keywords
Bambara African People Folklore Soninke African People Legends Mali Segu History
Bookseller catalogs
Theology,Religion,Myth, Legend, Philosophy; Africa & South America;

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