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African folktales & sculpture. by Radin, Paul

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York] .
Written in English



  • Africa.


  • Tales -- Africa.,
  • Sculpture, African.

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Edition Notes

Statement[Folktales selected and edited by Paul Radin, with the collaboration of Elinore Marvel. Introd. to the tales by Paul Radin. Sculpture selected with an introd. by James Johnson Sweeney.
SeriesBollingen series,, 32
ContributionsRadin, Paul, 1883-1959, ed., Sweeney, James Johnson, 1900-
LC ClassificationsGR350 .A35
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 355 p.
Number of Pages355
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6112835M
LC Control Number52010030

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