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More African Proverbs

Kofo Ademola

More African Proverbs

by Kofo Ademola

  • 89 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Bookcraft .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore,
  • Africa,
  • Reference,
  • Language,
  • Fairy Tales, Folklore & Mythology,
  • Fiction,
  • Literature: Folklore/Mythology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13165909M
    ISBN 109782030252
    ISBN 109789782030252

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About The Book of African Proverbs. The Book of African Proverbs collects over 1, of the best, most profound and illuminating proverbs from Africa, its nations and its people. Back in the 19th century, Africa was often referred to as “the Dark Continent” in the sense that Africa’s culture and people were largely mysterious and unknown to Europeans.

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