THE PYTHON KILLER: Stories of Nzema Life. by Grottanelli, Vinigi…

THE PYTHON KILLER: Stories of Nzema Life.

Edition: First printing.

Chicago: University of Chicago Press, (1988.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Twenty stories of life, beliefs and customs of the Nzema tribe of southern Ghana in Western Africa. The Nzema inhabit the forests and lagoons along the Atlantic coast, and Grottanelli was the only anthropologist to live among them - as he did intermittently over a period of more than 30 years. Map, phototgraphs, an appendix on "Witchcraft as an Allegory," notes, glossary, index. xi, 223 pp. ISBN: 0-226310051.

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

Book ID: 36713
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