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by Jordan, Elizabeth Garver, 1867-1947
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Varick's lady o' dreams.--The exorcism of Lily Bell.--Her last day.--The simple life of Genevieve Maud.--His boy.--The community's sunbeam.--In memory of Hannah's laugh.--The quest of Aunt Nancy.--The Henry Smith's honeymoon.--The case of Katrina.--Bart Harrington, genius
"Memoirs of the American Folk-Lore Society. Vol. IV. Current Superstitions" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 9 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-532996
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"Record of Negro Folk-Lore" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 21 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-534650
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"Record of Negro Folk-Lore" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 22 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-534317
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"Record of Negro Folk-Lore" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 17 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-533968
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JSTOR Early Journal Content, The Journal of American Folklore
by Espinosa, Aurelio M.
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"Porto-Rican Folk-Lore. Folk-Tales (Continued)" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 35 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-535223
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JSTOR Early Journal Content, The Journal of American Folklore
by Espinosa, Aurelio M.
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"Porto-Rican Folk-Lore. Riddles" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 29 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-534388
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"Porto-Rican Folk-Lore. Décimas, Christmas Carols, Nursery Rhymes, and Other Songs" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 31 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-534783
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JSTOR Early Journal Content, The Journal of American Folklore
by Espinosa, Aurelio M.
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"Porto-Rican Folk-Lore. Folk-Tales" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 34 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-535132
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"Memoirs of the American Folk-Lore Society. Vol. II., 1895, Louisiana Folk-Tales" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 8 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-533083
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JSTOR Early Journal Content, The Journal of American Folklore
by Edwards, Charles L.
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"Some Tales from Bahama Folk-Lore" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 4 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-532935
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JSTOR Early Journal Content, The Journal of American Folklore
by Clavel, M.
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"Items of Folk-Lore from Bahama Negroes" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 17 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-533987
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"Memoirs of the American Folk-Lore Society, Vol. III. Bahama Songs and Stories" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 8 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-534100
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California Digital Library
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Topics: Animals, African Americans
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by Culbertson, Anne Virginia, b. 1864
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Topics: Animals, African Americans
JSTOR Early Journal Content, The Journal of American Folklore
by Trowbridge, Ada Wilson
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"Negro Customs and Folk-Stories of Jamaica" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 9 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-534116
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JSTOR Early Journal Content, The Journal of American Folklore
by Edwards, Charles L.
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"Some Tales from Bahama Folk-Lore. Fairy Stories" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 4 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-534010
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JSTOR Early Journal Content, The Journal of American Folklore
by Bates, William C.
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"Creole Folk-Lore from Jamaica. I. Proverbs" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 9 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-532992
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JSTOR Early Journal Content, The Journal of American Folklore
by Bates, William C.
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"Creole Folk-Lore from Jamaica. II. Nancy Stories" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 9 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-532976
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JSTOR Early Journal Content, The Journal of American Folklore
by Perrow, E. C.
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""Go Tell Aunt Nancy"" is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume 26 . View more articles from The Journal of American Folklore . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-534401
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California Digital Library
by Milligan, Robert H
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Topics: Missions -- Africa, West, Africa, West -- Description and travel
California Digital Library
by Johnston, Harry Hamilton, Sir, 1858-1927
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Bibliography: p. 13-14
Topics: South Africa -- Discovery and exploration, South Africa -- Description and travel
California Digital Library
by Taylor, Bayard, 1825-1878
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Topic: South Africa -- Description and travel
448, viii p. 23 cm.
Topic: Zulu (African people)--Religion
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by York, Michael, author; SpringerLink (Online service)
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Pagan Ethics: Paganism as a World Religion Author: Michael York Published by Springer International Publishing ISBN: 978-3-319-18922-2 DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-18923-9 Table of Contents: Overview Idolatry and Ethics The Classical Divide The Ancient World The Western Philosophical Tradition Friedrich Nietzsche Post-Nietzsche Virtue Ethics The Pagan Quadrivium The Trivium of Worship Same-Sex Unions and Recreational Drugs Terrorism and Death Issues Hegemony and Environment Pagan Ethics vis-à-vis...
Topics: Humanities, Ethics, Religion (General), Humanities / Arts, Religious Studies, Ethics, Culture -...
Community Texts
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Electric Santería: Racial and Sexual Assemblages of Transnational Religion Aisha M. Beliso-De Jesús Copyright © 2015 Columbia University Press All rights reserved Santería is an African-inspired, Cuban diaspora religion long stigmatized as witchcraft and often dismissed as superstition, yet its spirit- and possession-based practices are rapidly winning adherents across the world. Aisha M. Beliso-De Jesús introduces the term "copresence" to capture the current transnational...
Topic: Electric Santería
Topics: Zulu (African people) -- Religion, Ancestor worship, Divination, Medicine, Magic, mystic, and...
Topics: africa, wildest, wild, animals, animal, african, elephants, masai, wildest africa, wild animals,...
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European Libraries
by Mary Henrietta Kingsley
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Topics: west, african, africa, native, coast, fetish, trade, natives, west africa, west african, crown...
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Missionary Research Library pamphlets
by Methodist Episcopal Church
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Topic: Missions, Medical
Missionary Research Library pamphlets
by Isham, Mary C
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"Adapted from 'Fetichism in West Africa.'"
Topic: Fetishism
Source: folio
California Digital Library
by Andersson, Charles John, 1827-1867; Making of America Project; Lloyd, L. (Llewelyn), 1792?-1876
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Topic: South Africa -- Description and travel
California Digital Library
by South Africa. Railways and Harbours Board
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Topic: South Africa -- Description and travel
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ellis, Alfred Burdon, 1852-1894
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Topic: Africa, West -- Description and travel
Cornell University Library
by Baudin, r. p. (Noël), 1845-1887; Planque, Augustin, d. 1907; McMahon, Mary
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Topics: Society of African Missions, Fetishism, Black race
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Baudin, r. p. (Noël), 1845-1887; Planque, Augustin, -1907; McMahon, Mary, translator
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Topics: Fetishism, Society of African Missions, Black race
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Keane, A. H. (Augustus Henry), 1833-1912
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Majority World Collection
by Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1844-1879
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Folkscanomy: Self-Defense
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North Africa
Topics: ihc, ibe, tbe, die, iff, arc, ind, ibey, tlw
Ourmedia
by Lawrence GREEN
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Lawrence GREEN writes mostly about South West Africa and other parts of Old Africa.
Topics: South West Africa, Namibia
The document presents a unit on Africa and Ghana for seventh grade language arts and eighth grade remedial English classes. It is one of a number of interdisciplinary products developed by a summer workshop for teachers on African curriculum development. The objectives are to help rid students of stereotypes and to make them aware of the diversity of culture on the continent of Africa. An introduction states five educational objectives and six skills relating to African history and geography,...
Topics: ERIC Archive, African Culture, African Literature, Art Education, Cultural Awareness, Educational...
Topic: Nyanja language
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Murray, William Hoppe, 1866-1947; Napier, R. H; Ndombe, Che; National Bible Society of Scotland; British and Foreign Bible Society; Union Nyanja Translation Committee; Dutch Reformed Church Mission; Church of Scotland Mission
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The first Bible in chiChewa
Topic: Nyanja language
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Hetherwick, Alexander, 1860-1939
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Topic: Nyanja language
American Libraries
by Rebman, John, 1820-1876; Krapf, J. L. (Johann Ludwig), 1810-1881; Church Missionary Society
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Topic: Nyanja language
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American Libraries
by Rebman, John, 1820-1876; Krapf, J. L. (Johann Ludwig), 1810-1881, ed; Church Missionary Society
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Virginia and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Nyanja language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=VIIOAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Murray, William Hoppe, 1866-1947; Napier, R. H; Ndombe, Che; National Bible Society of Scotland; British and Foreign Bible Society; Union Nyanja Translation Committee; Dutch Reformed Church Mission; Church of Scotland Mission
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The first Bible in chiChewa
Topics: Nyanja language, Nyanja language
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Rattray, R. S. (Robert Sutherland), 1881-1938; Hetherwick, Alexander, b. 1860
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Topics: Folklore, Nyanja language
American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=EywOAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Brackenbury, Henry, Sir, 1837-1914; Huyshe, George Lightfoot, 1839-1874
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Topics: Fanti (African people), Ashanti (African people), Ghana -- History
American Libraries
by Rattray, R. S. (Robert Sutherland), 1881-1938. ed. and tr; Christaller, Johann Gottlieb, 1827-1895
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Topics: Twi language, Proverbs, Ashanti
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Topics: Proverbs, Ashanti, Twi language, Ashanti (African people) -- Folklore, Ashanti
PanLex
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Topics: dictionaries, Karajarri language, English language
Topics: dictionaries, Yindjibarndi language, English language
Topics: African Americans, Lynching
2 v. ;|c22 cm. (8vo) "De l'Imprimerie de Mame frères": verso of half-title leaf, v. 1
Topics: Voodooism, Slave insurrections, Imprint 1814
Books to Borrow
by Cave, Hugh B. (Hugh Barnett), 1910-2004
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Topics: Voodooism, Missions, Blacks
Folkscanomy Fiction: Stories and Writing
by William Henry Giles Kingston (1814-1880)
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This is a collection of nine stories, some short, and some not so short. They are all very good reading, and Kingston seems to be at his best in the short story mode. You will probably enjoy the two episodes from the life of "Uncle Boz", that form the second story, especially the first, when he organises the rescue of the crew and passengers of a vessel that is wrecked near his house on a stormy Christmas Day. The first story, "Happy Jack", is by far the longest, occupying...
Topics: Athelstane, Kingston, Tales, Sea, PDF, TXT, ZIP, HTML
Smithsonian Libraries
by Baskerville, Rosetta Gage (Harvey)
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Topic: Tales
California Digital Library
by Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893
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v.1-3. Short stories of the tragedy and comedy of life.--v.4. Sur l'eau, and other tales. Des vers.--v.5. Pierre et Jean, and other tales.--v.6. Fort comme la mort, and other tales.--v.7. Au soleil; or, African wanderings. La vie errante; or, In vagabondia.--v.8. Notre coeur. Yvette
California Digital Library
by Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893
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v.1-3. Short stories of the tragedy and comedy of life.--v.4. Sur l'eau, and other tales. Des vers.--v.5. Pierre et Jean, and other tales.--v.6. Fort comme la mort, and other tales.--v.7. Au soleil; or, African wanderings. La vie errante; or, In vagabondia.--v.8. Notre coeur. Yvette
California Digital Library
by Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893
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v.1-3. Short stories of the tragedy and comedy of life.--v.4. Sur l'eau, and other tales. Des vers.--v.5. Pierre et Jean, and other tales.--v.6. Fort comme la mort, and other tales.--v.7. Au soleil; or, African wanderings. La vie errante; or, In vagabondia.--v.8. Notre coeur. Yvette
California Digital Library
by Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893
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v.1-3. Short stories of the tragedy and comedy of life.--v.4. Sur l'eau, and other tales. Des vers.--v.5. Pierre et Jean, and other tales.--v.6. Fort comme la mort, and other tales.--v.7. Au soleil; or, African wanderings. La vie errante; or, In vagabondia.--v.8. Notre coeur. Yvette
California Digital Library
by Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893
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v.1-3. Short stories of the tragedy and comedy of life.--v.4. Sur l'eau, and other tales. Des vers.--v.5. Pierre et Jean, and other tales.--v.6. Fort comme la mort, and other tales.--v.7. Au soleil; or, African wanderings. La vie errante; or, In vagabondia.--v.8. Notre coeur. Yvette
du Plessis Africana Collection
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Vol. 1.: Treaties with the natives -- General condition of the natives on the first arrival of Europeans among them -- Details regarding the institutions and manners of the natives on the first arrival of Europeans among them - the Kaffers. V. 2.: The Hottentots -- The Bosjemans
Topics: Xhosa (African people), Khoikhoi (African people), Khoisan (African People), San (African people)
du Plessis Africana Collection
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Vol. 1.: Treaties with the natives -- General condition of the natives on the first arrival of Europeans among them -- Details regarding the institutions and manners of the natives on the first arrival of Europeans among them - the Kaffers. V. 2.: The Hottentots -- The Bosjemans
Topics: Xhosa (African people), Khoikhoi (African people), Khoisan (African People), San (African people)
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Topics: Indigenous peoples, San (African people), Khoikhoi (African people), Folklore, Blacks,...
Preservation Services
by Bleek, W. H. I. (Wilhelm Heinrich Immanuel), 1827-1875; Lloyd, Lucy, 1834-1914; Theal, George McCall, 1837-1919
texts
eye 1,699
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"The original Bushman text ... is printed side by side with the English translation."
Topics: Folklore, San (African people)
Cornell University Library
by Bleek, W. H. I. (Wilhelm Heinrich Immanuel), 1827-1875; Lloyd, Lucy Catherine, d. 1914; Theal, George McCall, 1837-1919
texts
eye 2,551
favorite 6
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Topics: Folklore, San (African people)
American Libraries
texts
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1kQKAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
texts
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=9gMUAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Majority World Collection
by Chatelain, Heli, 1859-1908; American Folklore Society
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Bibliography: p. 310
Topics: Legends, Kimbundu language
University of Michigan Books
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450 copies printed
Topics: Folklore, Folklore
Wellcome Library
by Dyer, T. F. Thiselton (Thomas Firminger Thiselton), 1848- n 50010140
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Includes index
Topics: Folklore, Superstitions
Wellcome Library
by Jackson, Arthur Mason Tippetts, -1909; Enthoven, R. E. (Reginald Edward), 1869-1952. no 92030383
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"Reprinted from the ʻIndian antiquary."
Topic: Folklore