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The Kini-Kini Bird and more Yoruba Folktales

ByRotimi Ogunjobi

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The Kini-Kini Bird and more Yoruba Folktales is a selection of folklore thought to have originated from the Yoruba people. The Yoruba are native to the western part of Nigeria. A few centuries ago, the cultural influence of this ethnic group stretched much further out into the West Africa region. Folk tales of the Yoruba are often severely fantastic, the themes generally underscoring the largely agrarian occupation and also the great reverence accorded the gods and the traditional rulers of the communities.

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Publication Date
Dec 1, 2015
Language
English
ISBN
9789785341010
Category
Fiction
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): Rotimi Ogunjobi

Specifications

Pages
138
Binding
Paperback
Interior Color
Black & White
Dimensions
A5 (5.83 x 8.27 in / 148 x 210 mm)

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