THE BANTU-SPEAKING TRIBES OF SOUTH AFRICA An Ethnographical Survey Edited for the South African Inter-Unoversity Committee for African Studies

By: SCHAPERA , I , & Eleven Contributors

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1953.1st ed.4th imp.Bantu as they were - before being affected by the intrusion of Western Civilization -therefore containing Valuable Knowledge no longer obtainable in the field: H/b larger format.4th impression.Fold-out Map to rear. illustrated 40 b/w photographic plates.453pp. A work borne out of a resolution adopted by The Inter-University Committee for African Studies in July 1934 to "sponsor the preparation and publication of a handbook of South African Tribes". The greater part of the book is devoted to an account of the Bantu as they were..includes chapters on Racial Origins, Habitat, Domestic and Communal life, Law and Justice, Magic and Medicine, Music, Traditional Literature, Language etc.[Bright Red cloth boards+ Bright Gilt titles to book ; No inscsps, tight binding, minor light fox tan spotting to end papers+foredge.few marks to cloth. 2mm softness top/tail spine.1mm col rub/fade wear to corners. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale

Title: THE BANTU-SPEAKING TRIBES OF SOUTH AFRICA An Ethnographical Survey Edited for the South African Inter-Unoversity Committee for African Studies

Author Name: SCHAPERA , I , & Eleven Contributors

Categories: Anthropology, Linguistics,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, ROUTLEDGE & Kegan Paul Ltd: 1953

Binding: Hard Back

Book Condition: VG

Type: Book

Size: 255x160mm Approx

Seller ID: 1956

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