skip to content
Sixteen cowries : Yoruba divination from Africa to the New World Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Sixteen cowries : Yoruba divination from Africa to the New World

Author: William Russell Bascom
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 1993, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Midland book edView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Russell Bascom
ISBN: 0253208475 9780253208477 0253352800 9780253352804
OCLC Number: 29884917
Description: 790 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Sixteen cowries. The divination verses --
The system of belief. 2. The verses of sixteen cowries. Eji Ogbe --
Ofun --
O̧sa --
O̧kanran --
Eji Oko --
Ironsun --
O̧şȩ --
Ogunda --
O̧bara --
Odi --
O̧wo̧nrin --
Ejila Şȩbo̧ra --
Ika --
Oturupo̧n --
Ofun Kanran --
Irȩtȩ --
Opira.
Other Titles: Yoruba divination from Africa to the New World
Responsibility: William Bascom.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/29884917> # Sixteen cowries : Yoruba divination from Africa to the New World
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "29884917" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/257246653#Place/bloomington> ; # Bloomington
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/inu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205229> ; # Nigeria.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/257246653#Topic/blacks_latin_america_religion> ; # Blacks--Latin America--Religion
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245945> ; # Latin America.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BL2480> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/895747> ; # Divination
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85149243> ; # Yoruba (African people)--Religion
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1182993> ; # Yoruba (African people)--Religion
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/299.6/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/257246653#Topic/divination_nigeria> ; # Divination--Nigeria
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/882035> ; # Cowries
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/833993> ; # Blacks--Religion
   schema:alternateName "Yoruba divination from Africa to the New World" ;
   schema:bookEdition "1st Midland book ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "1980" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/109879181> ; # William Russell Bascom
   schema:datePublished "1993" ;
   schema:description "1. Sixteen cowries. The divination verses -- The system of belief. 2. The verses of sixteen cowries. Eji Ogbe -- Ofun -- O̧sa -- O̧kanran -- Eji Oko -- Ironsun -- O̧şȩ -- Ogunda -- O̧bara -- Odi -- O̧wo̧nrin -- Ejila Şȩbo̧ra -- Ika -- Oturupo̧n -- Ofun Kanran -- Irȩtȩ -- Opira."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/257246653> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Sixteen cowries : Yoruba divination from Africa to the New World"@en ;
   schema:productID "29884917" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/29884917#PublicationEvent/bloomington_indiana_university_press_1993_1980> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/257246653#Agent/indiana_university_press> ; # Indiana University Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780253208477> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780253352804> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/29884917> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/257246653#Agent/indiana_university_press> # Indiana University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Indiana University Press" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85149243> # Yoruba (African people)--Religion
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Yoruba (African people)--Religion"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1182993> # Yoruba (African people)--Religion
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Yoruba (African people)--Religion"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205229> # Nigeria.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Nigeria." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245945> # Latin America.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Latin America." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/833993> # Blacks--Religion
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Blacks--Religion"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/882035> # Cowries
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Cowries"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/895747> # Divination
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Divination"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109879181> # William Russell Bascom
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1912" ;
   schema:deathDate "1981" ;
   schema:familyName "Bascom" ;
   schema:givenName "William Russell" ;
   schema:name "William Russell Bascom" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780253208477>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0253208475" ;
   schema:isbn "9780253208477" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780253352804>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0253352800" ;
   schema:isbn "9780253352804" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.