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Folk-tales of Angola

HГ©li Chatelain

Folk-tales of Angola

Fifty tales, with Ki-mbundu text literal English translation, introduction, and notes

by HГ©li Chatelain

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Published by Published for the American Folk-Lore Society by G. E. Stechert & Co. in Boston, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore -- Angola.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 310.

    StatementCollected and edited by Heli Chatelain.
    SeriesAmerican Folklore Society. Memoirs -- v. 1, Memoirs of the American Folk-lore Society -- v. 1.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 315 p. :
    Number of Pages315
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17940087M

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for the American Folk-lore Society by Houghton Mifflin and company; [etc., etc.], Boston and New York, Fifty Tales collected and edited by Heli Chatelain, late U. Commercial agent at Luanda, Angola. Originally published in by the American Folk-Lore Society. Gives text of each tale in Ki-mbundu (a language spoken in the Luanda region of Angola) and English on /5(3).

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In the middle of the wild bush country of West Africa live the Ovimbundu of Angola. For generations the transmission of their culture has been by word-of-mouth through the Folk-tales of Angola book of tribal storytellers. Now for the first time an American who lived among them for almost 40 years has translated and written down these tales and legends from the Umbundu, without altering their.

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The digit and digit formats both work. Format: Hardcover. Get this from a library. Umbundu: folk tales from Angola. [Merlin W Ennis; Albert Bates Lord] -- In the middle of the wild bush country of West Africa live the Ovimbundu of Angola.

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