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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
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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.

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