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An Introduction to the Music of Sierra Leone by  Cootje van OVEN - Paperback - 1981 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 84756)

An Introduction to the Music of Sierra Leone

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An Introduction to the Music of Sierra Leone

by van OVEN, Cootje

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[Freetown, Sierra Leone]: Government Printing Department. Very Good+. 1981. Paperback. A scarce, oversize paperback volume which analyzes the music of West Africa's Sierra Leone. Types of songs, instruments, styles, rhythms and other aspects of Sierra Leonean music are discussed. With several pages of black & white photos. A cassette tape which is referenced inside the book is not present. This work sponsored by the Minister for Development Co-operation of the Netherlands. --- In stiff pink wraps with titling in blue to cover and spine. --- A sound copy: clean, bright and tightly-bound but with a few specks of soiling to covers.; Quarto - 11 to 13 in. tall; 85 pages .


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An Introduction to the Music of Sierra Leone
van OVEN, Cootje
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Used - Very Good+
Government Printing Department
Place of Publication
[Freetown, Sierra Leone]
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Bluebird Books is the bookselling business of Eric Mayer, operating from my base in Littleton, Colorado. I specialize in classic fiction and literature, books on birds and natural history, railroadiana, biography, history and many other genres. Bluebird Books features publications by the Modern Library and Everyman's Library. I offer free shipping on books shipped within the US via USPS Media Mail. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I recommend that you use for your international orders because they have formed a partnership with Asendia to allow for much more affordable shipping on parcels weighing under 5 lb. (about 2.26 kg).


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The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]
The term quarto is used to describe a page or book size. A printed sheet is made with four pages of text on each side, and the... [More]
A term used to denote a condition a slight grade better than Good.