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Author Scheub, Harold.

Title A dictionary of African mythology : the mythmaker as storyteller / Harold Scheub.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.


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 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  299.6203 Sch29d    ---  Available
Description xiii, 368 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [296]-322) and index.
Contents "Mdi Msumu" -- Introduction -- Notes on the organization of this dictionary -- The mythmaker as storyteller -- A dictionary of African mythology -- The storyteller as mythmaker -- "The python's shining stone" -- Song of the Mythmaker -- Sources -- Bibliography -- Appendix one: country -- Appendix two : linguistic/cultural -- Appendix three : the grand myth -- Index.
Subject Mythology, African -- Dictionaries.
ISBN 0195124561

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