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African Folklore by  Editor Richard M. Dorson - Paperback - 1972 - from Grampy's Bookcase (SKU: bc1301224)

African Folklore

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African Folklore

by Richard M. Dorson, Editor

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587 pp. Text is clean and unmarked in tight and intact covers. Only defects are light discoloration on the covers from shelf ware and foxing on the top of the text block. The spine is not creased. This volume appears to have not been used. From the back cover, "This volume opens with an extended essay by Richard M. Dorson, 'Africa and the Folklorist,' in which he indicates the potentialities for investigating African cultures through the concepts of folklore."


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book dealer
Grampy's Bookcase US (US)
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African Folklore
Richard M. Dorson, Editor
Book condition
second hand
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Indiana University press
Place of Publication
Bloomington, IN
Date Published
African folklore

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Grampy's Bookcase

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This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers. member since 2018
Ridgeley, West Virginia
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About Grampy's Bookcase

A private collector with over three thousand quality used books. Many books are quite old and cover many topics, particularly history and related social sciences. Included is a large collection of early and mid 20th century books on the history of the labor movement and socialist party in the United States. After a lifetime of collecting, looking for good homes for these prized editions.


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text block
Most simply the inside pages of a book. More precisely, the block of paper formed by the cut and stacked pages of a book.... [more]
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
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]