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Living legends of a dying culture
|Statement||edited and illustrated by Coral Fourie.|
|LC Classifications||GR358.2.B83 L58 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||65 p. :|
|Number of Pages||65|
|LC Control Number||94231367|
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Title: Living Legends of a Dying culture: Bushmen myths, legends, and Fables Author Name: Fourie, Coralk Categories: Africa, Mythology and Folklore, Ancient History. Get this from a library. Living legends of a dying culture: Bushmen myths, legends, and fables.
[Coral Fourie;]. Living Legends of a Dying Culture: Bushmen Myths, Legends, and Fables. Coral Fourie. Ekogilde, - San (African people) - 65 pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
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Bushman legends & folk-lore as told to Coral Fourie by some traditional Bushmen of the Kalahari. Hartbeespoort, Ekogilde, Second impression. 4to. Hardcover.
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