Bantu literature and life.
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Published by Lovedale Press in [Lovedale, South Africa] .
Written in English


  • Bantu philology.,
  • Bantu-speaking peoples.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsPL8025 .S49
The Physical Object
Pagination198 p. :
Number of Pages198
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6218096M
LC Control Number57001554

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