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Matengo Folktales

ByJoseph Mbele

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This book presents English translations of ten Matengo folktales from Southern Tanzania, which the author recorded in the mid-1970s. Matengo is the author's mother tongue. In addition to the tales, some of which include songs presented in both Matengo and English, there are commentaries on each tale and a concluding essay on the folktale. Accessible to the ordinary reader, this book is also used in college courses.

Details

Publication Date
Jun 22, 2005
Language
English
ISBN
9780557469291
Category
Fiction
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): Joseph Mbele

Specifications

Pages
144
Binding
Paperback
Interior Color
Black & White
Dimensions
A5 (5.83 x 8.27 in / 148 x 210 mm)

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