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Book
xxiv, 243 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Foreword by Alan Dundes Acknowledgments Preface ONE ObaOs Ear: A Yoruba Myth in Cuba and Brazil TWO The Talking Skull Refuses to Talk THREE Trickster Seeks Endowments-- Measuring the Snake: Challenging Birds (Insects) to Fill a Container-- Milking a Cow (Deer) Stuck in a Tree FOUR BirdOs Head (Leg) under Its Wing FIVE Inside CowOs (ElephantOs) Belly SIX DeerOs Hoof and Ear-- Dog and Dog Head SEVEN Holding the Rock EIGHT Taught an Icriminating Song (Saying) NINE Moon Splits HareOs Lip (Nose) TEN Dogs Rescue Master in Tree Refuge ELEVEN Agreement to Sell Mothers-- Agreement to Kill Mothers-- Cutta Cord-La! TWELVE Knock Dust (Water) Out of Rock-- Waiting on the Lord THIRTEEN BirdsO Fasting (Singing) Contest FOURTEEN Diving Contest.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780253207364 20160528
These essays, devoted to traditional narratives found in Africa and in the New World, represent the last major research project of William Bascom (1912-1981), eminent authority on African art and folklore. His intention was to demonstrate the African roots of African American folktales.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780253207364 20160528
Green Library
Book
1 online resource (604 pages) : illustrations
Book
225 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
Book
790 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Preface Part One: Sixteen Cowries Chapter 1. Introduction Chapter 2. The Divination Verses Chapter 3 The System of Belief Part Two: The Verses of Sixteen Cowries Chapter 4 Eji Ogbe 8 cowries Chapter 5 Ofun 10 cowries Chapter 6 Osa 9 cowries Chapter 7 Okanran 1 cowrey Chapter 8 Eji Oko 2 cowries Chapter 9 Irosun 4 cowries Chapter 10 Ose 5 cowries Chapter 11 Ogunda 3 cowries Chapter 12 Obara 6 cowries Chapter 13 Odi 7 cowries Chapter 14 Owonrin 11 cowries Chapter 15 Ejila Sebora 12 cowries Chapter 16 Ika 13 cowries Chapter 17 Oturupon 14 cowries Chapter 18 Ofun Kanran 15 cowries Chapter 19 Irete 16 cowries Chapter 20 Opira 0 cowries Appendix References Citeds.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780253352804 20160528
Green Library
Book
xii, 196 p. illus. 22cm.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes)
Book
23 p. : ill.; 23 cm.
Green Library
Book
x, 575 p. illus. 27 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
Book
xvii, 118 p. illus., map. 24 cm.
Green Library, SAL3 (off-campus storage)
Book
90 p. illus., maps (on lining papers) 24 cm.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes), SAL3 (off-campus storage)
Book
viii, 149 p. illus., map. 28 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
Book
vii, 309 p. illus., maps. 24 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
Book
vi, 309 p. illus., maps. 24 cm.
SAL1&2 (on-campus shelving)
Book
446-454 p.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
Book
83 p. 66 illus., maps. 19 x 21 cm.
  • West African art, by W. R. Bascom.--Art of the British Cameroons, by P. Gebauer.
SAL1&2 (on-campus shelving), SAL3 (off-campus storage)
Book
75 p. 25 cm.
Green Library
Book
x, 136 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Green Library
Book
xiii, 162 p. ; 24 cm.
Green Library
Music recording
1 online resource.
  • Igbin drums
  • Dundun drums
  • Bata drums.
Book
46 p. ; 19 cm.
SAL1&2 (on-campus shelving)
Book
[16] p. : ill. ; 35 cm
SAL3 (off-campus storage)

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