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Ashanti proverbs : (the primitive ethics of a savage people)

Author: R S Rattray; J G Christaller
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1916.
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Rattray, R.S. (Robert Sutherland), 1881-1938.
Ashanti proverbs.
Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1916
(OCoLC)573106723
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R S Rattray; J G Christaller
OCLC Number: 837251
Language Note: Proverbs in Twi language with translations into English.
Notes: Selected from the collection of Tshi proverbs ed. by J.G. Christaller and pub. by the Basel Evangelical missionary society in 1879. "The task of the present writer has been that of commentator and translator only." cf. Author's note, p. 7.
Description: 190 pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: translated fron the original with grammatical and anthropological notes, by R. Sutherland Rattray ; with a preface by Sir Hugh Clifford.

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