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There are 38 stories from the three tribal groups. Each section is preceded by a foreword - the Batswana foreward is by Sir Seretse Khama, first President of Botswana - and an introduction. The tales themselves are part of an oral tradition that was recorded before it is lost to more pervasive cultures.
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Book Description Littlehampton Book Services Ltd. Hardcover. Condition: Good. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # G0869782118I3N00
Book Description Littlehampton Book Services Ltd, 1987. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG0869782118
Book Description -. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. African Fireside Tales This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping. Seller Inventory # 7719-0869782118
Book Description Littlehampton Book Services Ltd 04/12/1987, 1987. Condition: Very Good. Shipped within 24 hours from our UK warehouse. Clean, undamaged book with no damage to pages and minimal wear to the cover. Spine still tight, in very good condition. Remember if you are not happy, you are covered by our 100% money back guarantee. Seller Inventory # 6545-0869782118
Book Description Howard Timmins, South Africa, 1982. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Light foxing/browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Jacket lightly sun-faded to spine. Minor marks/wear to boards, jacket, page edges. ISBN: 0869782118. ISBN/EAN: 9780869782118. ## For Tracked shipping on orders leaving Australia, select PRIORITY option at checkout. Seller Inventory # 27537
Book Description Timmins, 1982. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Boards are worn and marked.Ex-library book.Light insect damage on front and end pages only.Minor markings.Excellent binding.Fair copy.[R.K]. Seller Inventory # 68ce
Book Description Howard Timmins, 1982. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Minimal wear, jacket price-clipped, pages clean, binding excellent. 3 sections. XHOSA - The Wicked Chieftainess; Nomathanga; The Bridegroom Snake; The Story of Nomehlomancinane; The Rule of the Ancestors; The Magic Fish Bones; Mbebe and His Wife; Mbulumakhasane; The Moon Girl Thangalimlibo; The Cow Chalaze; The Story of Mphephethwa; Kenkebe and the Indawas; The Magic Water-Pot; Sithembile and Her Snake. MATABELE - The Hare's Rope Trick; Which tells of how the Hippopotamus left the Forest Lands, and became a Creature of the Rivers and Lakes; The Honey-Guide's Revenge; The Death of the Chamelon; The Tale of Ngcede, the Spotted Cloud Warbler; Brother to the Rat; The Hare Outwits the Lion; The Downfall of Xoxo the Frog; The Hen and the Mongoose; A Race Between the Tortoise and the Hare; The White Hornbill. BATSWANA - The Story of Puti, the Duiker; Tloding Pela; The Discovery of Fire; The Boy Ntabesana; Tswana; The Power of Tawana; The Crocodile Prince; The Silver Tree; Leruarua; Monyenyane and the Falcon; Selekane; The Lion and the Hare; Matong and the Big Black Ox. Seller Inventory # 008428
Book Description Howard Timmins, Cape Town, 1982. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Gerald Bhengu; Sylvia Baxter; Jilian Hulme (illustrator). First Edition. *** BOOK in very good clean tight and unmarked condition. First edition, published i South Africa. Pale green boards with white title on spine and pictorial upper board. 243 pages. Sepia illustration in text. *** DUST JACKET in very good condition, no nicks tears or paper loss. *** CONTENTS: There are 38 stories from the three tribal groups. Each section is preceded by a foreword - the Batswana foreward is by Sir Seretse Khama, first President of Botswana - and an introduction. The tales themselves are part of an oral tradition that was recorded before it is lost to more pervasive cultures. Please note this book + secure packaging weighs more than the default 1 kg: postage We post at Royal Mail Rates for heavy/large books. Size: 250x190mm. Seller Inventory # 004826
Book Description Howard Timmins, 1982. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. jacket is shelf rubbed and a bit edge worn. mild tanning and marks. well bound. good copy.[S.K]. Seller Inventory # aswl