Sacred Drum, The - A Collection of Stories Based on Folklore of Central Africa

Bloomhill, Greta

Published by Howard Timmins, Cape Town, South Africa, 1960
Condition: Good+ Hardcover
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This collection of stories is based on intensive research of legends of Matabeleland, Mashonaland and Northern Rhodesia. Yellow cloth with red titling on spine, red decoration on front, top edge of text block is coloured, illustrated with seven attractive black and white plates, 168 pages. Lower spine end and lower back corner bumped, light foxing ontext block edges and end papers, text block has slight curve to it. Dust jacket, which is not price-clipped, has edge wear with creasing and chipping, many smudge marks and spots of discoloration. In spite of flaws, this is still a good-looking book - bright colour, tight binding. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 005872

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Title: Sacred Drum, The - A Collection of Stories ...

Publisher: Howard Timmins, Cape Town, South Africa

Publication Date: 1960

Binding: Hard Cover

Illustrator: Kibel,Leonora

Book Condition:Good+

Dust Jacket Condition: Good

Edition: First Edition.

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