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A Handbook Of The Swahili Language As Spoken At Zanibar

Steere, Edward

Published by George Bell And Sons, London, 1875
Condition: Good Hardcover
From Renaissance Books (Dunedin, New Zealand)

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Owner's signature. Some knocking to ends of spine. Spotting to page edges. Rear gutter starting. Pencil notes on the front free endpaper. Series of 1/8" splits to cloth along the front and rear spine joints. Some marking and creasing to boards. ; xvi, 423 pages + folding table of concords + advertisements. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 177mm x 110mm. "It is classified by Dr. Bleek as one of the Zangian genus of the middle branch of the Bantu languages. That is to say, it belongs to one of the subdivisions of that great family of Negro languages, which carries on the work of grammatical inflexion by means of changes at the beginning of the word, similar to that whereby in Kafir, 'umuntu,' a man, becomes in the plural 'abantu,' people." - from page one. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 7856

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Title: A Handbook Of The Swahili Language As Spoken...

Publisher: George Bell And Sons, London

Publication Date: 1875

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Edition: Second Edition.

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