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Sixteen cowries : Yoruba devination from Africa to the New World

Author: William R Bascom
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William R Bascom
ISBN: 0253352800 9780253352804
OCLC Number: 470744416
Notes: Yoruba og engelsk.
Description: 790 s. : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Preface Part One: Sixteen Cowries Chapter 1. Introduction Chapter 2. The Divination Verses Chapter 3 The System of Belief Part Two: The Verses of Sixteen Cowries Chapter 4 Eji Ogbe 8 cowries Chapter 5 Ofun 10 cowries Chapter 6 Osa 9 cowries Chapter 7 Okanran 1 cowrey Chapter 8 Eji Oko 2 cowries Chapter 9 Irosun 4 cowries Chapter 10 Ose 5 cowries Chapter 11 Ogunda 3 cowries Chapter 12 Obara 6 cowries Chapter 13 Odi 7 cowries Chapter 14 Owonrin 11 cowries Chapter 15 Ejila Sebora 12 cowries Chapter 16 Ika 13 cowries Chapter 17 Oturupon 14 cowries Chapter 18 Ofun Kanran 15 cowries Chapter 19 Irete 16 cowries Chapter 20 Opira 0 cowries Appendix References Citeds
Responsibility: [ed. by] William Bascom.

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