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The Lango.  A Nilotic Tribe of Uganda  [1st Ed., Association Copy] by  J. H Driberg - First Edition - 1923 - from Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member (SKU: 008070)

The Lango. A Nilotic Tribe of Uganda [1st Ed., Association Copy]

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The Lango. A Nilotic Tribe of Uganda [1st Ed., Association Copy]

by Driberg, J. H

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London: T. Fisher Unwin Ltd, 1923 468pp, deckled page edges, bound in blue cloth, gilt still bright, binding tight, back hinge starting to crack. Complete with 23 photographic illustrationsm as called for, as well as the folding map [no tears]. Contents include *History *Environment * Mode of Life - Dances, Games Food, War, etc. *Social Organization *Religion and Magic - Jok, Winyo, Tipo, Withcraft, etc. *Grammar *Fables and more. From the personal collection of Lorna Marshall (1898-2002], a well known anthropologist that lived among the !Kung people of the Kalahari Desert, and author of several books based on her studies. Occasional foxing, cover corners are bumped.

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Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
008070
Title
The Lango. A Nilotic Tribe of Uganda [1st Ed., Association Copy]
Author
Driberg, J. H
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good++
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
T. Fisher Unwin Ltd
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1923
Keywords
Uganda Lango Nilotic Tribe Ethnology African Native Tribe Tribal Zulu Basuto Basutoland Fauna Climate Geography Ceremony Ceremonies Superstition Magic Divination Games Witchcraft Musical Instruments Music Hunting Dancing Language Fables Tales Stories Map
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Size
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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